20,000 more trees and bushes planted in Yerevan in 2015

20,000 more trees and bushes planted in Yerevan in 2015

July 29, 2015 - 13:46 AMT  09:46 GMT
Avet Martirosyan also mentioned that the improvement of irrigation network is the basis for the expansion of green areas.
French FM on visit to Iran for first time in 12 years

French FM on visit to Iran for first time in 12 years

July 29, 2015 - 13:30 AMT  09:30 GMT
Fabius met with Iranian counterpart Mohammad Javad Zarif and was also due to meet Rouhani on his one-day visit.
BP reports sharp fall in profits

BP reports sharp fall in profits

July 29, 2015 - 12:41 AMT  08:41 GMT
The results come at a time of continuing uncertainty for oil companies, with oil prices more than 50% lower than last year.
Another rural water supply project implemented in Armenia

Another rural water supply project implemented in Armenia

July 29, 2015 - 12:11 AMT  08:11 GMT
The water supply network project by VivaCell-MTS and FPWC in Chkalov village included the construction of 22km-long pipeline.
Tension at contact line: Azeri armed forces still violate ceasefire

Tension at contact line: Azeri armed forces still violate ceasefire

July 29, 2015 - 11:32 AMT  07:32 GMT
The Defense Army said its frontline units continue controlling the situation and take retaliatory measures in case of necessity.
U.S. Embassy in Yerevan hosts conference on child protection

U.S. Embassy in Yerevan hosts conference on child protection

July 29, 2015 - 11:29 AMT  07:29 GMT
Ambassador Mills noted that the conference will allow the participants to share their experiences protecting children.
5 men sentenced to 697 years in prison for killing 11 women in Mexico

5 men sentenced to 697 years in prison for killing 11 women in Mexico

July 29, 2015 - 09:06 AMT  05:06 GMT
A statement from the office called the sentences on charges of aggravated homicide and human trafficking "exemplary and historic."
Twitter posts $502mln Q2 revenue, co-founder ‘not satisfied’

Twitter posts $502mln Q2 revenue, co-founder ‘not satisfied’

July 29, 2015 - 08:58 AMT  04:58 GMT
Twitter said it expected full year revenue of between $2.20bn to $2.27bn, slightly higher than its previous forecast.
Burbank to host annual Armenian art exhibition

Burbank to host annual Armenian art exhibition

July 29, 2015 - 08:33 AMT  04:33 GMT
The Burbank “Varak” Chapter is looking forward to showcasing a variety of art pieces in several different mediums this year.
Iran FM says ‘high-level’ talks with EU to be launched soon

Iran FM says ‘high-level’ talks with EU to be launched soon

July 28, 2015 - 22:08 AMT  18:08 GMT
The landmark agreement calls for Iran to curb its nuclear activities in exchange for relief from international sanctions.
NATO supports in fighting militants in Syria, Iraq

NATO supports in fighting militants in Syria, Iraq

July 28, 2015 - 21:41 AMT  17:41 GMT
Following a 90-minute meeting in Brussels, Turkey won the backing it sought for stepping up its role in the U.S.-led fight against IS.
Facebook to expand free internet service to promote usage

Facebook to expand free internet service to promote usage

July 28, 2015 - 16:00 AMT  12:00 GMT
Facebook said in a post it will open a portal allowing any mobile operator to offer the service under its Internet.org platform.
Apple reportedly planning to produce electric cars jointly with BMW

Apple reportedly planning to produce electric cars jointly with BMW

July 28, 2015 - 15:19 AMT  11:19 GMT
Last March, Apple unveiled CarPlay, enabling drivers to access contacts without taking their hands off the steering wheel.
Scientists, tech experts warn about AI arms race dangers

Scientists, tech experts warn about AI arms race dangers

July 28, 2015 - 14:40 AMT  10:40 GMT
Among the signatories are scientist Stephen Hawking, entrepreneur Elon Musk and Apple co-founder Steve Wozniak.
Stagefright bug makes 95% of Android phones vulnerable to hacks

Stagefright bug makes 95% of Android phones vulnerable to hacks

July 28, 2015 - 14:20 AMT  10:20 GMT
Those “remote code execution” bugs allow hackers to infiltrate devices and exfiltrate private data though phone numbers.
Libyan court sentences Gadhafi son to death

Libyan court sentences Gadhafi son to death

July 28, 2015 - 13:22 AMT  09:22 GMT
A court in the Libyan capital has sentenced Seif al-Islam Gadhafi to death over killings during the country's 2011 uprising.