1915-2015: Armenian Genocide Centennial

1915-2015: Armenian Genocide Centennial

April 24, 2015 - 10:00 AMT  06:00 GMT
In April 1915, the Ottoman government embarked upon the systematic decimation of its civilian Armenian population.
Armenian Genocide victims canonized in Holy Etchmiadzin

Armenian Genocide victims canonized in Holy Etchmiadzin

April 23, 2015 - 21:32 AMT  17:32 GMT
“Our people have created their path to ascent through sacrifice, struggle, efforts to voice their righteous case,” Karekin II said.
Brussels hosts annual CORLEAP meeting

Brussels hosts annual CORLEAP meeting

April 23, 2015 - 20:40 AMT  16:40 GMT
"EU needs to give all its support to the initiatives of joint interest as a way to strengthen cooperation," the EURONEST co-president said.
Azeri atrocities in Artsakh another genocide attempt: Baroness Cox

Azeri atrocities in Artsakh another genocide attempt: Baroness Cox

April 23, 2015 - 18:53 AMT  14:53 GMT
“I’m deeply sad that I am a member of the Parliament of UK whose Government today refuses to recognize the Genocide,” Baroness Cox said.
Xbox One users to soon power on the console using smartphones

Xbox One users to soon power on the console using smartphones

April 23, 2015 - 18:50 AMT  14:50 GMT
As part of May's Xbox update, Microsoft will add the ability to turn the console on and off using the SmartGlass app.
Catholicos Aram I brings relics of Genocide victims to Armenia

Catholicos Aram I brings relics of Genocide victims to Armenia

April 23, 2015 - 18:28 AMT  14:28 GMT
Aram I has arrived in Yerevan to participate in a service canonizing up to 1.5 million Armenians massacred in the Ottoman Empire.
PACE adopts declaration on Armenian Genocide

PACE adopts declaration on Armenian Genocide

April 23, 2015 - 18:02 AMT  14:02 GMT
“Genocide is an unconceivable crime for a society which is founded on tolerance and protection of human rights and fundamental freedoms,” the declaration said.
U.S. military to use cyberwarfare as option in conflicts with enemies

U.S. military to use cyberwarfare as option in conflicts with enemies

April 23, 2015 - 17:46 AMT  13:46 GMT
“One of the things we need to do is have that dialogue,” said Carter, who has long been entrenched in cybersecurity issues.
Economic recovery arrives in 19 countries sharing euro: ECB official

Economic recovery arrives in 19 countries sharing euro: ECB official

April 23, 2015 - 17:21 AMT  13:21 GMT
For the time being, however, the recovery is still "insufficient and somewhat unequally spread from country to country," Coeure cautioned.
New CoE sub-committee to deal with ‘frozen conflicts’ to be formed

New CoE sub-committee to deal with ‘frozen conflicts’ to be formed

April 23, 2015 - 17:16 AMT  13:16 GMT
It will deal with conflicts where active armed conflict is at an end, but no peace treaty has been signed which satisfies all the combatants.
Deutsche Bank fined $2.5bn for trying to manipulate interest rates

Deutsche Bank fined $2.5bn for trying to manipulate interest rates

April 23, 2015 - 17:05 AMT  13:05 GMT
Deutsche Bank has been fined $2.5bn by U.S. and UK regulators for trying to manipulate interest rates, BBC News reports.
Evacuations ordered as Chile’s Calbuco volcano erupts

Evacuations ordered as Chile’s Calbuco volcano erupts

April 23, 2015 - 16:44 AMT  12:44 GMT
Alejandro Verges, an emergency director for the region, said Calbuco had not been under any special form of observation.
Willem de Kooning work on paper may sell for $700,000

Willem de Kooning work on paper may sell for $700,000

April 23, 2015 - 14:44 AMT  10:44 GMT
The unframed work is one of more than 1,000 premium lots scheduled to come up for bid, all pulled from prominent local estates and collections.
Hearing for Russian opposition leader Navalny postponed

Hearing for Russian opposition leader Navalny postponed

April 23, 2015 - 14:42 AMT  10:42 GMT
The district court delayed the hearing until May 13 after Navalny argued that he has not been served the court papers.
Armenian Genocide centenary marked on Capitol Hill

Armenian Genocide centenary marked on Capitol Hill

April 23, 2015 - 14:35 AMT  10:35 GMT
“Whether the Armenian Genocide happened is not a matter of opinion — it is established fact,” said Congressman Dold.
Scientists say 143 million Americans live in earthquake zones

Scientists say 143 million Americans live in earthquake zones

April 23, 2015 - 14:19 AMT  10:19 GMT
The new report also calculated the potential financial loss from damages to buildings like schools, hospitals and fire stations.