Leaked tape forces Brazilian minister Romero Juca out

Leaked tape forces Brazilian minister Romero Juca out

May 24, 2016 - 09:45 AMT  05:45 GMT
Planning Minister Juca was caught on tape allegedly conspiring to obstruct the country's biggest-ever corruption investigation.
Israel former Prime Minister Ehud Barak warns of

Israel former Prime Minister Ehud Barak warns of "seeds of fascism"

May 24, 2016 - 09:34 AMT  05:34 GMT
Netanyahu's former ally and confidant, Defence Minister Moshe Yaalon, resigned and quit Netanyahu's Likud party in disgust.
Iraqi forces clash with IS near Falluja, bombard central districts

Iraqi forces clash with IS near Falluja, bombard central districts

May 24, 2016 - 09:19 AMT  05:19 GMT
Air strikes and mortar salvoes overnight targeted neighborhoods inside the city where Islamic State is believed to maintain its headquarters.
India agrees to develop Iranian port as trading hub

India agrees to develop Iranian port as trading hub

May 23, 2016 - 20:48 AMT  16:48 GMT
The Indian leader met President Hassan Rouhani during a visit that he said would mark "a new chapter in our strategic partnership".
Armenia working to speed up Russian ammo acquisition: Defense Minister

Armenia working to speed up Russian ammo acquisition: Defense Minister

May 23, 2016 - 20:35 AMT  16:35 GMT
"Some of the contracts have already been signed," Seyran Ohanyan said. "We'll do our best to have them in Armenia as soon as possible."
Britain to lose half a million jobs if it leaves EU: Finance Minister

Britain to lose half a million jobs if it leaves EU: Finance Minister

May 23, 2016 - 20:20 AMT  16:20 GMT
George Osborne was speaking as the finance ministry published a new report on the short-term implications of an "Out" vote.
Borussia Dortmund

Borussia Dortmund "to keep Henrikh Mkhitaryan for one more season"

May 23, 2016 - 19:51 AMT  15:51 GMT
It is said Thomas Tuchel's side would rather keep Mkhitaryan for the 2016/17 campaign, even if he fails to extend his contract.
Turkey's refusal to fulfill EU conditions threatens migrant deal

Turkey's refusal to fulfill EU conditions threatens migrant deal

May 23, 2016 - 19:19 AMT  15:19 GMT
Angela Merkel expressed concern about a move to strip legislators in Turkey of their immunity from prosecution.
Latvian FM urges EU to develop new agreements with Armenia, Azerbaijan

Latvian FM urges EU to develop new agreements with Armenia, Azerbaijan

May 23, 2016 - 19:06 AMT  15:06 GMT
Addressing an EU meeting, he called on his counterparts to not forget about the six countries in the bloc's Eastern Partnership program.
Aerosmith assure fans won’t be replacing Steven Tyler as lead singer

Aerosmith assure fans won’t be replacing Steven Tyler as lead singer

May 23, 2016 - 17:33 AMT  13:33 GMT
The statement comes after rumours to the contrary circulated suggesting that the band had “considered” touring with a different singer.
Tame Impala, Mark Ronson and Lady Gaga “working together”

Tame Impala, Mark Ronson and Lady Gaga “working together”

May 23, 2016 - 17:23 AMT  13:23 GMT
Ronson and Parker previously worked together on 'Summer Breaking' and 'Daffodils' from last year's “Uptown Special”.
Greece to begin evacuate refugees at makeshift camp “in coming days”

Greece to begin evacuate refugees at makeshift camp “in coming days”

May 23, 2016 - 17:07 AMT  13:07 GMT
Giorgos Kyritsis said evacuation process would begin "tomorrow, the day after and will be completed in a week, at most 10 days."
RT Features nabs Dominga Sotomayor’s “Too Late To Die Young”

RT Features nabs Dominga Sotomayor’s “Too Late To Die Young”

May 23, 2016 - 17:06 AMT  13:06 GMT
“Too Late” is a coming of age tale about three adolescents, set in an isolated rural community.
U.S. lifts Cold War-era embargo on weapons sales to Vietnam

U.S. lifts Cold War-era embargo on weapons sales to Vietnam

May 23, 2016 - 16:50 AMT  12:50 GMT
The move, Barack Obama said, came as the countries entered a "new moment" taking them towards a "normalization" of ties.
Mondex & Cie picks up Antonio Banderas Starrer “Picasso”

Mondex & Cie picks up Antonio Banderas Starrer “Picasso”

May 23, 2016 - 16:48 AMT  12:48 GMT
The film follows the painter he worked on “Guernica,” his reaction to the Nazi Luftwaffe blitzkrieg destruction of the Basque town in 1937.
Kit Harington to headline

Kit Harington to headline "Game of Thrones" spinoff?

May 23, 2016 - 16:33 AMT  12:33 GMT
Various UK outlets reported that the actor had entered "exploratory talks" to return for a spin-off centering on his character Jon Snow.