Maronian’s “Women of 1915” doc world premiere slated for June 4
This is the first documentary ever to unveil the role of the Armenian women who lived through the horrors of the Genocide.
"Wayward Pines" hit drama series releases season 2 teaser
The 10-episode season 2 sees the residents of Wayward Pines battling against the iron-fisted rule of the First Generation.
Anthony Hopkins rural thriller “Blackway” release date set
Based on the 2008 novel “Go With Me,” “Blackway” is a bleak look at blue-collar life in small-town America reminiscent of pics like “Winter’s Bone.”
Armenian government endorses Karabakh recognition draft law
According to Hrant Bagratyan and Zaruhi Postanjyan, Karabakh meets the preconditions of international law for a sovereign state.
Alan McGee bio in the works from “Trainspotting” writer Irvine Welsh
The film is based on McGee’s autobiography, “The Creation Records Story: Riots, Raves and Running a Label.”
Aleppo children send their savings to Nagorno Karabakh
Before taking their final exams May 2, the students donated funds that they had saved from their daily allowances, to Artsakh.
Fox orders Seth MacFarlane’s comedic sci-fi drama to series
Space has been a passion for MacFarlane who executive produced Fox’s Emmy-winning documentary series “Cosmos: A Spacetime Odyssey.”
Frank Grillo to star in “Wolf in the Wild” thriller
The film centers on a young man who is taken in by his best friend’s family after his grandmother dies.
Almost 1,300 newborns hit by Zika-linked microcephaly in Brazil
While 57 babies were known to have died of the condition, another 178 deaths were suspected to have been caused by it.
Andrew Garfield to topline crime thriller “Under the Silver Lake”
The modern day noir crime thriller set in Los Angeles hails from “It Follows” writer-director David Robert Mitchell.
Armenian-American leaders press Warlick to counter Azeri violence
The Armenian American community leaders called for a forthright U.S. condemnation of Baku’s attacks, atrocities, threats of renewed war.
Helmer Ava DuVernay exits Lupita Nyong’o’s “Intelligent Life”
The film follows a UN employee who monitors outer space and eventually makes contact with a beautiful woman, who quite possibly is an alien.
Russell Crowe to play Dr. Jekyll-like character in “Mummy” reboot
Cruise, Sofia Boutella and Annabelle Wallis are cast for the new "Mummy" movie which is due June 9, 2017 in the United States.
“Star Wars Episode VIII” set pics show Luke Skywalker's Jedi Temple
Directed by Rian Johnson, "Star Wars Episode VIII" is set to open in cinemas on December 15, 2017.
Armenia controls situation in Azerbaijan-initiated cross-border fire
The Azerbaijani army continued firing from various caliber firearms and sniper rifles towards the Armenian positions on the May 4-5.
Turkey’s Erdogan seeks to replace PM Davutoglu: media
Davutoglu’s departure is likely to pave the way for a successor more willing to back Erdogan's ambition of changing the constitution.
Azerbaijan uses TR-107 rocket launchers in ceasefire violations
Karabakh troops mainly refrained from retaliating and took measures to continue controlling the situation on the contact line.
Tesla targets 2018 for building 500.000 Model S, Model X, Model 3 cars
"Increasing production fivefold over the next two years will be challenging and will likely require some additional capital,” Musk said.
U.S., Russia broker Aleppo truce, Syrian army says only for 48 hours
The agreement was reached late in May 3 and took effect at 12:01 a.m. Damascus time (7 a.m. EDT), Secretary of State John Kerry said.
Israel carries out air strikes in four Hamas sites: military
The spike in violence has raised concerns for a ceasefire that has held since the last round of hostilities in Gaza ended in summer 2014.
Bodleian Libraries acquires rare map of Middle-earth annotated by Tolkien
The map now joins the Libraries’ Tolkien archive, the largest collection of original Tolkien manuscripts and drawings in the world.
National Gallery of Ireland exhibit features Leonardo da Vinci drawings
The drawings show the variety of Leonardo’s drawing materials and the types of drawing that he made during his long career.
Powerful Montreal march to commemorate 20th century genocides
The March for Genocide Prevention and Humanity got its start in 2015 when a march in honor of the 1.5 million Armenians was staged.
Biffy Clyro unveil 3 new songs from their upcoming album “Ellipsis”
Following a UK headline tour in April 2013, the band called off a series of shows, citing the frontman’s “serious respiratory problem”.
China eyes manned moon mission by 2036
In another move, China plans to land the first probe ever on the dark side of the moon in 2018, another milestone.
Coachella organisers confirm mega fest, Desert Trip
Paul McCartney, The Rolling Stones, Roger Waters, The Who, Bob Dylan, and Neil Young will all play the sister festival of Coachella.
The Mirror Trap indie rock band unveil video for “Piranhas”
“This song is a scream of frustration and the starting point on a road to change,” says frontman Gary Moore of the track.
Opera brings built-in ad-blocking to its desktop, mobile browsers
The company claims that native ad-blocking makes browsing the web even faster than using a third-party ad blocker or add-on.
Ennio Morricone European tour dates cancelled over health concerns
Prior to winning his first competitive Oscar this year, Morricone had previously received an honorary Oscar in 2007.
“Diary Of An Oxygen Thief” sells to Simon & Schuster imprint gallery
The author — who wrote the book under “Anonymous” is an award-winning former creative director from a major ad agency.
Tesla adding 75kWh battery pack option to Model S
Currently, the 70 kWh RWD option is rated at 234 miles of range on a single charge and the AWD option boost the range to 240 miles.
“How to Get Away with Murder” star to topline political thriller “Ex-Patriot”
The story follows a CIA analyst-turned-whistle blower who flees to Colombia for a life of penance and obscurity.
One of the first reports on Armenian Genocide sheds light on hidden facts
An Armenian woman found a manuscript which turned out to be the original copy of one of the earliest reports of the Armenian Genocide.
EU "conditionally backs" visa-free travel for Turkey
Under the EU-Turkey agreement, migrants who have arrived illegally in Greece since 20 March are to be sent back to Turkey.
Los Angeles County commemorates 101st anniv. of Armenian Genocide
Supervisor Michael Antonovich opened the speeches by remembering the 1.5 million Armenians who perished during the Genocide.
“Peaky Blinders” gangster drama season 3 gets Netflix debut date
Oscar nominee Tom Hardy will be back for part of the season as Alfie Solomons, the crime boss of London’s Camden Town.
Gael Garcia Bernal’s “Neruda” sells to France, UK, Germany, Italy
The film turns on Pablo Neruda a poet and communist senator who lambasts the government for its incarceration of striking miners.
Brazil prosecutor asks to investigate President Rousseff
Rousseff is already likely to be suspended from office as early as next week on unrelated charges of breaking budgetary laws.
Iran threatens to close strategic Strait of Hormuz to U.S.
Salami said that "Americans should learn from recent historical truths," likely referring to the January capture of 10 U.S. sailors.
Armenian cellist Narek Hakhnazaryan to perform at Sydney Opera House
The concert program includes the Symphony No. 7 (Leningrad) by Shostakovich and Variations on a Rococo Theme by Tchaikovsky.
Radiohead premieres music vid for new single “Burn the Witch”
Before officially releasing "Burn the Witch", Radiohead cleaned out their website and social media.
Grammy winner Alicia Keys back with new single “In Common”
Alicia Keys's new album will serve as the follow-up to 2012's Girl On Fire, which reached No.1 in the U.S. and 15 in the UK.
10-year-old hacks Instagram, gets $10,000 for his trouble
The scheme acts as an incentive to hackers to improve the social network's services, instead of selling the hacks on the black market.
Google Maps lets you peek inside Rio's Olympics 2016 venues
The mapping tool allows you to enter the 25 indoor venues that will host the Olympics' sporting events come August.
Gas tariff drop to lead to declining energy prices: Armenia Minister
“The impact is largely determined by the amount of reduction and the sectors that the drop will have any impact on,” Minasyan said.
Tom Hanks, Brian Grazer unveils first look at Dan Brown’s “Inferno”
This time, Hanks’ Robert Langdon is tasked with thwarting the release of a virus that threatens to wipe out the human race.
Three Armenians re-elected to East Hollywood Neighborhood Council
Tereza Yerimyan, who faced three opponents, received 320 votes, the highest number of votes than any other candidate.
FilmRise buys Sean Brosnan’s SXSW thriller “My Father Die”
The movie follows a man who has been deaf and mute since having his hearing knocked out at the age of 12.
Air strikes target Damascus once "calm" expires
Moscow announced the temporary truce it brokered with the United States had been extended until the end of May 3.
Warner Bros nabs “Monsterpocalypse” movie rights in bidding war
"Monsterpocalypse" is a board game from Privateer Press and created by Matt Wilson that pits humans in robot suits against monsters.