UN concerned over Hamas plans for executions in Gaza

UN concerned over Hamas plans for executions in Gaza

May 26, 2016 - 16:11 AMT  12:11 GMT
UN envoy for the Middle East peace process said that he was disturbed by reports that some of the executions might be carried out in public.
Oil price goes above $50 a barrel for first time in 2016

Oil price goes above $50 a barrel for first time in 2016

May 26, 2016 - 15:51 AMT  11:51 GMT
The rise followed U.S. data showing that oil inventories had fallen after supply disruptions due to fires in Canada.
Australia to examine 3 new pieces of debris possibly from flight MH370

Australia to examine 3 new pieces of debris possibly from flight MH370

May 26, 2016 - 15:50 AMT  11:50 GMT
Investigators believe someone may have purposely switched off the plane's transponder before diverting it thousands of miles off course.
Protesters barricade key sites amid French labor row

Protesters barricade key sites amid French labor row

May 26, 2016 - 15:46 AMT  11:46 GMT
Hundreds of workers blocked access to the Bridge of Normandy outside the key port city of Le Havre.
Aardman alumnus Darren Walsh to helm “Danny Diamondback” animation

Aardman alumnus Darren Walsh to helm “Danny Diamondback” animation

May 26, 2016 - 15:27 AMT  11:27 GMT
“Danny Diamondback” tells the story of a young rattlesnake with an oversized talent in his tail.
1970s indie film “Hester Street” to be adapted for stage

1970s indie film “Hester Street” to be adapted for stage

May 26, 2016 - 15:11 AMT  11:11 GMT
Star Carol Kane snagged an Oscar nomination for her turn as a young Jewish immigrant who has trouble assimilating into her new life.
Wolf Alice to co-headline Margate's By The Sea festival

Wolf Alice to co-headline Margate's By The Sea festival

May 26, 2016 - 14:42 AMT  10:42 GMT
The "My Love Is Cool' band join the already-announced Super Furry Animals and Wild Beasts.
Paul McCartney to star in VR documentary

Paul McCartney to star in VR documentary

May 26, 2016 - 14:34 AMT  10:34 GMT
The series was filmed in McCartney’s private home studio as the legendary musician recounts memories and anecdotes behind various tracks.
Armenia ranks 4th worldwide in pirated software report

Armenia ranks 4th worldwide in pirated software report

May 26, 2016 - 14:10 AMT  10:10 GMT
Armenia has a commercial value of $13 million, while Georgia, Azerbaijan have $25 million and $90 million-worth markets, respectively.
Soda Pictures nabs “The 9th Life of Louis Drax,” “Southside With You”

Soda Pictures nabs “The 9th Life of Louis Drax,” “Southside With You”

May 26, 2016 - 13:56 AMT  09:56 GMT
“Louis Drax” tells the story of a brilliant doctor drawn into a mysterious web of reality and deception.
Penelope Cruz, Javier Bardem to star in Asghar Farhadi’s film

Penelope Cruz, Javier Bardem to star in Asghar Farhadi’s film

May 26, 2016 - 13:49 AMT  09:49 GMT
Pedro and Agustin Almodovar’s Madrid-based El Deseo and Alexandre Mallet-Guy’s Memento Films are on board to produce the project.
Armenia poverty down by 2% in 2015, Minister says

Armenia poverty down by 2% in 2015, Minister says

May 26, 2016 - 13:34 AMT  09:34 GMT
Citing the National Statistical Service, Minister Artem Asatrayan said the risk group is mainly comprised of pensioners.
Biffy Clyro reveal new song “Animal Style”, announce intimate show

Biffy Clyro reveal new song “Animal Style”, announce intimate show

May 26, 2016 - 13:24 AMT  09:24 GMT
The band are set to headline Reading & Leeds Festival this summer - marking their 10th appearance at the festival.
EU chief ignores Turkey threats, says Ankara should meet visa terms

EU chief ignores Turkey threats, says Ankara should meet visa terms

May 26, 2016 - 13:19 AMT  09:19 GMT
Jean-Claude Juncker said at the Group of Seven summit on May 26 that "we do expect that Turkey will stick to its commitments."
The Strokes indie rock band to debut their new single

The Strokes indie rock band to debut their new single

May 26, 2016 - 13:18 AMT  09:18 GMT
Back in December, it was revealed that the band had been in the studio working on new music.
Armenia to provide periodic payments to families of fallen soldiers

Armenia to provide periodic payments to families of fallen soldiers

May 26, 2016 - 13:03 AMT  09:03 GMT
“Individuals and organizations have also provided assistance, helping solve a number of problems,” Artem Asatryan said.