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‘Huge pride’ as Ramos sets Spain record with 168th cap

Sergio Ramos is 8 caps short of European record held by Italy’s Gianluigi Buffon.

Muhammad breaks world record again for 400m hurdles gold

This is the second time the American has broken the world record this year.

JPN suggests having DNA data bank

Home Minister Muhyiddin Yassin says such information may be included later in birth certificates to tighten security in the long run.

US files lawsuit to seize money from sales of Snowden’s book

Edward Snowden’s lawyer says the lawsuit was without merit.

Kenyan Kamworor breaks half marathon world record by 17 seconds

Geoffrey Kamworor says breaking the record is very emotional for him.

Gone in 1.88 seconds: The secrets of record F1 pit stops

Red Bull boss Christian Horner says the key to a fast pit stop is training, training and more training.

Peerless Peaty crushes 100m breaststroke world record

Peaty has not been beaten for five years over 100m breaststroke in major competition.

‘Game of Thrones’ breaks record with 32 Emmy nominations

This year's nominations saw HBO reclaim its title for most-nominated network from Netflix, which last year had ended its 17-year winning streak.

Dominant Hamilton setting record pace

Lewis Hamilton is accelerating towards a sixth title after Sunday's French Grand Prix took his tally to 79 career wins.

New bullet train sets ‘supreme’ record

The N700s is the first new model of bullet train on Japan’s busiest line for almost a decade.

‘Game of Thrones’ finale draws record 19.3 million viewers

HBO says 13 million fans tuned in live to the TV broadcast beating the previous record held by ‘The Sopranos’.

Avengers: Endgame crushes box office records in US$1.2 bln global debut

Endgame generated a jaw-dropping US$350 million in the United States and Canada.

Germany claims the crown for record gathering of smurfs

Fans of the blue elf-like creatures managed to gather 2,762 people dressed and painted blue in the regulation smurf attire.

Federer wins record third Hopman in dramatic fashion

Federer is the first player to win three Hopman Cups.

Cambodia seizes record 3-tonne haul of African ivory

Demand from China and Vietnam has fuelled the growth of illegal wildlife trafficking via Cambodia.

China’s surplus with the US hits new record in November

The increasingly lopsided trade in goods between the two nations threatens to further derail prospects for a trade deal during a 90-day negotiation period.

Marilyn Monroe’s Golden Globe sells for record US$250,000 at auction

The award statue made history as the highest selling Golden Globe sold at auction.

Airbnb says quarterly revenue topped US$1 bn

More than 400 million guests "arrivals" have been logged at Airbnb lodgings since the service launched a decade ago.

Alibaba sets Singles’ Day sales record with 8 hours still to...

Popular items purchased overseas included mobile phones, wool coats and knitted sweaters.

Biles sets record for world championship gold medals

Simone Biles has now won 13 career gold medals.

Cops record statements from 40 people in Bukit Kukus landslide probe

Penang police say they may call in more people for questioning to see if there were elements of negligence in the landslide that claimed nine lives.

Colts’ Vinatieri breaks NFL career scoring record

Adam Vinatieri of the Indianapolis Colts beat Morten Andersen's career scoring record.

Record six-goal triumph for South Africa

South Africa won a match by six goals for the first time when they beat Seychelles 6-0 in an Africa Cup of Nations qualifier.

Saints star Brees sets NFL career pass yards mark in win

The 39-year-old passer, in his 18th NFL campaign, now has 499 career touchdown passes, one shy of joining a select 500-touchdown NFL club whose only members are Manning, Favre and New England's Tom Brady, who reached the milestone last Thursday.