Two Armenians killed in Aleppo

Two Armenians killed in Aleppo

June 1, 2013 - 13:54 AMT  09:54 GMT
More than 80,000 people have been killed in Syria’s conflict since it erupted more than two years ago.
Behind-the-scenes featurette for Guillermo del Toro's “Pacific Rim”

Behind-the-scenes featurette for Guillermo del Toro's “Pacific Rim” (video)

 June 1, 2013 - 13:44 AMT  09:44 GMT
The upcoming sci-fi action film follows a group of humans who have been enlisted to pilot giant robots in hopes of defeating the monster-aliens.
MRC, DiCaprio’s Appian Way pick up “Shining Girls” hot book

MRC, DiCaprio’s Appian Way pick up “Shining Girls” hot book

June 1, 2013 - 13:06 AMT  09:06 GMT
The novel tells the story of a serial killer who discovers a house in Depression-era Chicago that allows him to time travel through the decades.
Russia smoking ban comes into force

Russia smoking ban comes into force

June 1, 2013 - 12:52 AMT  08:52 GMT
Tobacco companies will be barred from holding promotional prize draws and sponsoring public events and competitions.
IMF to loan more money to Greece

IMF to loan more money to Greece

June 1, 2013 - 12:42 AMT  08:42 GMT
Greece has been dependent on loans from euro partners and the IMF since it got locked out of international bond markets in 2010.
Violent protests in Turkey enter second day

Violent protests in Turkey enter second day

June 1, 2013 - 12:35 AMT  08:35 GMT
The protest began as a sit-in over plans to redevelop Gezi Park in Istanbul's Taksim Square, but escalated after police used tear gas.
U.S. imposes sanctions on Iran’s petrochemical industry amid nuke row

U.S. imposes sanctions on Iran’s petrochemical industry amid nuke row

June 1, 2013 - 12:29 AMT  08:29 GMT
Sanctions imposed by the U.S. and EU halved Iran's oil exports last year, depriving the government of billions of dollars in revenue.
“Agony of a People” Genocide survivor book released in France

“Agony of a People” Genocide survivor book released in France

June 1, 2013 - 12:23 AMT  08:23 GMT
Hayg Toroyan’s Agony of a People (L'Agonie d'un people) was written following the Armenian Genocide in Ottoman Empire.
NKR President issues congratulatory message on Children’s Day

NKR President issues congratulatory message on Children’s Day

June 1, 2013 - 12:01 AMT  08:01 GMT
“We’ll do everything possible to ensure a safe and peaceful childhood for our children,” Bako Sahakyan said.
Tribeca Film nabs “The Time Being” mystery drama

Tribeca Film nabs “The Time Being” mystery drama

June 1, 2013 - 11:49 AMT  07:49 GMT
Nenad Cicin-Sain’s film follows a struggling artist (Wes Bentley) and his relationship with a reclusive millionaire (Frank Langella).