Saudi Arabia executes 99th person in 2016 to surpass last year’s record The number of death sentences was swelled by the 47 people executed on January 2 on charges of Al Qaeda-related activity.
Yerevan Zoo hosts annual children’s competition Painting Day “The Pan-Armenian Painting Contest is a call to humanity for the preservation of nature and environment,” said Ralph Yirikian.
First-ever geothermal power station to be built in Armenia A 30 MW geothermal power station will be built here with an annual production capacity of up to 250 million kilowatts of electricity.
Italy’s Florence hosts first-ever Down syndrome “Olympics” Almost 1,000 contenders from 36 countries spent the week here fighting for gold in a series of categories from athletics to fusbol, judo.
"Star Wars Episode VIII" is officially done filming The film marks the return of Adam Driver, Gwendoline Christie, Lupita Nyong'o, Dohmnall Gleeson and Andy Serkis.