More than 100 Chibok girls unwilling to leave Boko Haram: mayor

More than 100 Chibok girls unwilling to leave Boko Haram: mayor

October 18, 2016 - 15:20 AMT  11:20 GMT
The unwilling girls may have been radicalized by Boko Haram or are ashamed to return home because they have married extremists and have babies.
Taliban restart secret talks with Afghanistan in Qatar: report

Taliban restart secret talks with Afghanistan in Qatar: report

October 18, 2016 - 15:11 AMT  11:11 GMT
Mohammad Yaqoob is expected to soon join the Doha group, a Taliban source said, in a move that would further bolster the authority of the office.
Apple to reportedly ditch regular USB ports from MacBook Pro

Apple to reportedly ditch regular USB ports from MacBook Pro

October 18, 2016 - 14:23 AMT  10:23 GMT
Apple is said to be including USB Type-C and Thunderbolt 3 ports on the new MacBook Pro, and ditching traditional USB ports.
1 billion people still live in extreme poverty, UN chief says

1 billion people still live in extreme poverty, UN chief says

October 18, 2016 - 14:15 AMT  10:15 GMT
Ban went on to say that humiliation and exclusion are powerful drivers of social unrest and, in extreme cases, violent extremism.
Iraqi forces, Kurdish peshmerga pause Mosul advance

Iraqi forces, Kurdish peshmerga pause Mosul advance

October 18, 2016 - 14:08 AMT  10:08 GMT
The front lines to the east of Mosul were largely quiet, a day after Iraqi Kurdish forces advanced amid a barrage of airstrikes.
Armenia holds 89th spot in tourism competitiveness ranking

Armenia holds 89th spot in tourism competitiveness ranking

October 18, 2016 - 13:56 AMT  09:56 GMT
Armenia's international tourism expenditures amount to $502 million, while international tourism receipts totaled $458 million.
Samsung setting up Note 7 exchange booths at airports around the world

Samsung setting up Note 7 exchange booths at airports around the world

October 18, 2016 - 13:20 AMT  09:20 GMT
The booths are located in terminals before security screening to allow Note 7 owners to swap their phone for an unspecified exchange device.
CSTO supports OSCE Minsk Group role in Karabakh settlement

CSTO supports OSCE Minsk Group role in Karabakh settlement

October 18, 2016 - 13:09 AMT  09:09 GMT
CSTO heads expressed support to the agreements on the Nagorno Karabakh conflict reached this year in Vienna and Saint Petersburg.
Frank Castle in disguise in “The Punisher” new set pics

Frank Castle in disguise in “The Punisher” new set pics

October 18, 2016 - 13:04 AMT  09:04 GMT
The titular character, played by Jon Bernthal, appears to disguise himself as a homeless man in the scene shot in Manhattan's Chinatown area.
“Logan” unveils 1st look at Stephen Merchant as Caliban

“Logan” unveils 1st look at Stephen Merchant as Caliban

October 18, 2016 - 12:41 AMT  08:41 GMT
The character was previously portrayed by Tomas Lemarquis in Bryan Singer's "X-Men: Apocalypse".