Azeri-captured Armenian soldier transferred to UN refugee camp

Azeri-captured Armenian soldier transferred to UN refugee camp

September 1, 2014 - 18:21 AMT  14:21 GMT
According to Harutyun Injighulyan, Hakob wants to return to Armenia; but no info on a deal agreed with the 3rd country is available.
Turkey summons U.S. charge d'affaires over spying report

Turkey summons U.S. charge d'affaires over spying report

September 1, 2014 - 18:21 AMT  14:21 GMT
Recep Tayyip Erdogan downplayed the importance of the report, saying that all major countries spied on each other.
Germany's Merkel defends govt. decision to send arms to Kurds

Germany's Merkel defends govt. decision to send arms to Kurds

September 1, 2014 - 18:13 AMT  14:13 GMT
"The far-reaching detribalization of an entire region affects Germany and Europe," Merkel said in a speech to parliament.
UN says Iraq crimes on ‘unimaginable scale’

UN says Iraq crimes on ‘unimaginable scale’

September 1, 2014 - 17:54 AMT  13:54 GMT
Flavia Pansieri said evidence suggested that Iraqi government forces had killed detainees and shelled civilian areas.
Russia PM visit cancelled, EEU accession talks taken to presidential level

Russia PM visit cancelled, EEU accession talks taken to presidential level

September 1, 2014 - 17:21 AMT  13:21 GMT
According to Hovik Abrahamyan, the discussion on Armenia’s accession to the Eurasian Economic Union was rescheduled to be held in Minsk.
Australia to fund Disney’s “Pirates of the Caribbean 5”

Australia to fund Disney’s “Pirates of the Caribbean 5”

September 1, 2014 - 16:37 AMT  12:37 GMT
Production would be expected to begin in early 2015, for a release of the completed picture in 2017.
Nokia's mapping service to appear on Samsung smartphones

Nokia's mapping service to appear on Samsung smartphones

September 1, 2014 - 16:01 AMT  12:01 GMT
The map service covers 190 countries, offers turn-by-turn navigation, tourist information and public transport details.
Steve Carrell as obsessive wrestling coach in “Foxcatcher” trailer

Steve Carrell as obsessive wrestling coach in “Foxcatcher” trailer (video)

 September 1, 2014 - 15:58 AMT  11:58 GMT
The upcoming film which is based on a true story is set in the period leading up to the 1988 Summer Olympics in Seoul.
Second hacking crew joins Syrian Electronic Army

Second hacking crew joins Syrian Electronic Army

September 1, 2014 - 15:57 AMT  11:57 GMT
The Syrian Malware Team is largely pro-Syrian government, as seen in one of their banners featuring Syrian President Assad.
Adele’s two unreleased songs leak online

Adele’s two unreleased songs leak online (video)

 September 1, 2014 - 15:27 AMT  11:27 GMT
Recorded in 2010, the tracks both failed to make the cut into the British singer's acclaimed "21" album.
Iran's Rouhani urges clerics to be more tolerant of internet

Iran's Rouhani urges clerics to be more tolerant of internet

September 1, 2014 - 15:12 AMT  11:12 GMT
The President said that the Internet is important for aspiring students and experts trying to access new knowledge and science.
Legendary performer James Brown bio “Get on Up” to open Zurich Fest

Legendary performer James Brown bio “Get on Up” to open Zurich Fest

September 1, 2014 - 15:06 AMT  11:06 GMT
The feature from “The Help” director Tate Taylor looks at Brown's rags-to-riches rise from extreme poverty to topping the music charts.
Islamic State poses global threat, Iraqi minister says

Islamic State poses global threat, Iraqi minister says

September 1, 2014 - 14:41 AMT  10:41 GMT
“It is a transnational phenomenon that poses an imminent danger to all countries of the world,” Mohammed Shia' Al Sudani said.
Eurozone manufacturing growth slows to 13-month low: survey

Eurozone manufacturing growth slows to 13-month low: survey

September 1, 2014 - 14:12 AMT  10:12 GMT
One positive note was from the Republic of Ireland, which saw its PMI grow to 57.3, its highest level since the end of 1999.
Turkey issues arrest warrants for 33 police officers over alleged plot

Turkey issues arrest warrants for 33 police officers over alleged plot

September 1, 2014 - 13:35 AMT  09:35 GMT
The move is part of a wave of arrests since July stemming from allegations by President Erdogan that police conspired against him.
Ukrainian President accuses Russia of ‘direct and open aggression’

Ukrainian President accuses Russia of ‘direct and open aggression’

September 1, 2014 - 13:18 AMT  09:18 GMT
This has changed the situation in the zone of conflict in a radical way," he said in a speech at a military academy in Kiev.