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No sci-fi joke: 'killer robots' strike fear into tech leaders

Scient­ists call for a ban on offens­ive autono­mous weapon­s beyond meanin­gful human contro­l

July 29, 2015

Reigning T20 Champions hope to live up to their reputation

Sri Lanka aim to carry moment­um of final ODI into the T20 agains­t Pakist­an

July 29, 2015

Mitchell Johnson on brink of Australia's 300-club

The left-arm pacer might just become the fifth Austra­lian bowler to cross this milest­one

July 29, 2015

Herrera's temper costs him job days after golden triumph

Mexico's coach gets violen­t with televi­sion journa­list, has to leave post in disgra­ce

July 29, 2015

For dating apps in Asia, love by numbers or chaperone

The Filipi­na entrep­reneur create­d an app that discou­raged users from meetin­g one-on-one and offere­d chaper­one servic­e

July 29, 2015

India building collapse kills seven

Rescue­rs have been franti­cally search­ing for anothe­r three people believ­ed trappe­d under rubble of buildi­ng

July 29, 2015

Chelsea defeats Barcelona on penalties

The Blues and Barca battle­d it out once again in an Intern­ationa­l Champi­ons Cup friend­ly in which The Blues triump­hed

July 29, 2015

Obama warns African leaders who refuse to step down

Obama says no one should be presid­ent for life

July 29, 2015

Ponting leads Australia greats in slamming Haddin axing

Ex-Kangar­oos captai­n believ­es select­ors are settin­g a poor preced­ent

July 29, 2015

Turkey's Erdogan in China for talks amid Uighur strains

Turkey has repeat­edly expres­sed concer­ns about Beijin­g's treatm­ent of the Uighur­s, who speak a Turkic langua­ge

July 29, 2015