Expert: real independence is earned through years

Expert: real independence is earned through years

September 29, 2014 - 16:12 AMT  12:12 GMT
The main achievement of Artsakh is sustainable development under hard geopolitical circumstances,” Dvornikov stressed.
European Film Academy to honor “12 Years a Slave” helmer Steve McQueen

European Film Academy to honor “12 Years a Slave” helmer Steve McQueen

September 29, 2014 - 15:56 AMT  11:56 GMT
Oscar-winning McQueen started out as a video artist making short films, almost exclusively silent and black-and-white.

"The Mentalist" hit series Season 7 confirmed to be last

September 29, 2014 - 15:53 AMT  11:53 GMT
A former "psychic" becomes a consultant to the California Bureau of Investigation after the brutal murders of his wife and his daughter.
Singapore selects “Sayang Disayang” as foreign Oscar contender

Singapore selects “Sayang Disayang” as foreign Oscar contender

September 29, 2014 - 15:10 AMT  11:10 GMT
The film, about a migrant domestic helper, a nurse and the old man they look after, is the debut feature of Sanif Olek.
Denzel Washington's

Denzel Washington's "Equalizer" tops box office with $35M

September 29, 2014 - 15:04 AMT  11:04 GMT
Last week's champion "The Maze Runner" settles at number two, pushing newcomer "The Boxtrolls" to the third position.
U.S.-led coalition warplanes bomb IS positions in 4 Syrian provinces

U.S.-led coalition warplanes bomb IS positions in 4 Syrian provinces

September 29, 2014 - 14:44 AMT  10:44 GMT
The campaign expands upon the airstrikes the United States has been conducting against the militants in Iraq since early August.
7 Ukrainian soldiers killed as shell hits armored personnel carrier

7 Ukrainian soldiers killed as shell hits armored personnel carrier

September 29, 2014 - 14:08 AMT  10:08 GMT
Despite the ceasefire, fighting has flared frequently around Donetsk international airport, which is held by government forces.
Europe flights passengers to be allowed  use of electronic devices

Europe flights passengers to be allowed use of electronic devices

September 29, 2014 - 13:57 AMT  09:57 GMT
"This is the latest regulatory step toward enabling the ability to offer 'gate-to-gate' telecommunication or Wifi services," EASA said.
HRW: repression in Azerbaijan reached crisis levels

HRW: repression in Azerbaijan reached crisis levels

September 29, 2014 - 13:40 AMT  09:40 GMT
Instead of cleaning up its record and addressing longstanding concerns, the government stepped up its crackdown, HRW says.
Yahoo announces closure of Yahoo Directory, other services

Yahoo announces closure of Yahoo Directory, other services

September 29, 2014 - 13:25 AMT  09:25 GMT
Yahoo's very first product, Directory served as a phone book for every website on the internet in the days before Google.
Rome Film Festival to honor Russian auteur Aleksei Fedorchenko

Rome Film Festival to honor Russian auteur Aleksei Fedorchenko

September 29, 2014 - 13:09 AMT  09:09 GMT
In separate news, the Rome fest has also announced it will screen the full first season of Steven Soderbergh’s Cinemax skein “The Knick.”
Where do Armenians spend their vacations?

Where do Armenians spend their vacations?

September 29, 2014 - 13:08 AMT  09:08 GMT
Where do Armenians spend their vacation? As an anecdote says, ordinary Armenian citizens go to Georgia, people with average income travel to Turkey while the rich ones prefer Armenian resorts. To find out whether the joke is true, PanARMENIAN.Net contacted several Yerevan-based travel agencies.
Julianne Moore drama “Still Alice” gets Oscar-qualifying release in Dec

Julianne Moore drama “Still Alice” gets Oscar-qualifying release in Dec

September 29, 2014 - 12:54 AMT  08:54 GMT
Written and directed by Richard Glatzer and Wash Westmoreland, the drama that features Moore as a college professor with early-onset Alzheimer's.
Daniel Radcliffe transformed into terrifying monster in

Daniel Radcliffe transformed into terrifying monster in "Horns" stills

September 29, 2014 - 12:35 AMT  08:35 GMT
Radcliffe's character Ig Perrish becomes a suspect for the violent rape and murder of his girlfriend, Merrin (Juno Temple).
Quentin Tarantino’s “Hateful Eight” to be filmed in Colorado

Quentin Tarantino’s “Hateful Eight” to be filmed in Colorado

September 29, 2014 - 12:22 AMT  08:22 GMT
Budgeted at $44 million, the film would be the most significant production in Colorado since 1969's “True Grit.”
David Fincher’s

David Fincher’s "Gone Girl" opens New York Film Festival

September 29, 2014 - 12:13 AMT  08:13 GMT
The film follows Affleck's Nick Dunne who is accused of murdering his wife, after she went missing on their fifth wedding anniversary.