Adele on Time’s most influential list

Adele on Time’s most influential list

April 18, 2012 - 20:12 AMT  16:12 GMT
The shadowy group of Anonymous hacktivists also earned a place, despite the list technically being for influential people.
Kurt Cobain writing song for solo album before death - Hole guitarist

Kurt Cobain writing song for solo album before death - Hole guitarist

April 18, 2012 - 19:59 AMT  15:59 GMT
“It would have been the deceased Nirvana frontman’s White Album” the former bandmate of Cobain's widow Courtney Love said.
Syria hit by sanctions, sells gold reserves

Syria hit by sanctions, sells gold reserves

April 18, 2012 - 19:52 AMT  15:52 GMT
Western sanctions have halved Syria's foreign exchange reserves from about $17 billion, French FM Alain Juppe said.
Intel profits decline 18% over Ivy Bridge delays

Intel profits decline 18% over Ivy Bridge delays

April 18, 2012 - 19:34 AMT  15:34 GMT
Intel's stellar 2011 set the firm apart from its competitors, many of which were floundering due to decreased demand for DRAM.
EU slams member states for not implementing growth laws

EU slams member states for not implementing growth laws

April 18, 2012 - 19:23 AMT  15:23 GMT
The criticism comes as the EU Commission approved a series of initiatives to boost jobs and growth in the crisis-hit bloc.
Showtime adapting Seth Greenland’s “The Angry Buddhist” novel

Showtime adapting Seth Greenland’s “The Angry Buddhist” novel

April 18, 2012 - 18:57 AMT  14:57 GMT
The novel centers on 3 Duke brothers: a cop studying Buddhism, a criminal and a Congressman running for his 3rd term.
Sources say Armenian soldier killed in Azeri ceasefire violation

Sources say Armenian soldier killed in Azeri ceasefire violation

April 18, 2012 - 18:46 AMT  14:46 GMT
One Armenian soldier was killed and another wounded over subsequent ceasefire violation at the contact line in Tavush province.
Armenian Energy Minister meets with IAEA head

Armenian Energy Minister meets with IAEA head

April 18, 2012 - 18:45 AMT  14:45 GMT
IAEA delegation also visited the Armenian NPP, where they were briefed on events aiming to boost its security.
London Olympics motto revealed as

London Olympics motto revealed as "Inspire a generation"

April 18, 2012 - 18:38 AMT  14:38 GMT
London 2012 chair was at the unveiling of giant set of Olympic rings, made up of 20,000 flowers, at Kew Gardens in west London.
IMF can raise additional capital quickly for crises - Treasury Secretary

IMF can raise additional capital quickly for crises - Treasury Secretary

April 18, 2012 - 18:34 AMT  14:34 GMT
Timothy Geithner: what we did not want to see is people look to the IMF as a way to substitute for a more forceful European response.