World’s strangest buildings. Part II
Shoe House and Atomium
Matured and amateur architects have brought many amazing buildings to the world, challenging nature’s miracles. Quirky shapes, ambitious designs, new materials and various styles create an impressive picture of modern architecture from sky scrapers to weird stone constructions.
Paramount lands pitch from Platinum Dunes and ‘Saw IV’ scribes
Plot details are being kept under wraps, but sources describe it as a supernatural horror-thriller that takes place on a global scale.
Tesla among least reliable car brands in U.S. - report
Three brands dropped significantly in the survey: Subaru, Volvo, and Volkswagen. They also have small model lineups.
Ed Helms, Tracy Morgan to topline New Line comedy “TAG”
Jeff Tomsic will direct the film, which is based on the true story of a group of friends who played a bizarre cross-country version of tag for 30 years.
Teaser trailer for Bjork’s virtual reality film “Family” unveiled
The singer recently opened her new exhibition in London, by appearing as an avatar at a press conference at Somerset House.
Britain sends tanks, drones, troops to Estonia to deter Russia
The British soldiers will be sent to the Eastern European country and will be joined by forces from Denmark and France.
Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds announce first tour dates for 2017
Latest album ‘Skeleton Tree’ came out in September, released alongside documentary film “One More Time With Feeling”.
Ankara won't abandon its "Turkmen brothers" in Iraq: Turkish FM
"We have always stood against sectarian strife in Syria and Iraq," Mevlut Cavusoglu told a press conference in Ankara.
Apple “struggling to keep up with the iPhone 7 demand”
The company CEO Tim Cook was asked whether or not supply and demand for the iPhone would be "at equilibrium" by the end of this year.
Apple leaks a major new MacBook Pro feature
The new bar, allegedly known as the Magic Toolbar, has been doing the internet rounds for some time.
EU signals activation in Karabakh settlement process
Salber said that at meetings with Azerbaijani authorities issues concerning the peaceful resolution of the conflict were discussed.
Nat Wolff, Alexander Skarsgard to star in “The Kill Team” thriller
Based on true events, “The Kill Team” tells the story of a young American soldier trapped between his conscience and survival.
Parliament mulls bringing Skype to prisons
The chief of opposition Properous Armenia party noted that many of the convicts have no relatives in Armenia due to emigration.
Shia LaBeouf is a marine with PTSD in “Man Down” teaser trailer
The film centers on a former U.S. marine who searches desperately for the whereabouts of his son, accompanied by his best friend and a survivor.
China pledges more military drills in disputed waters
The maritime administration gave coordinates for an area south of the Chinese island province of Hainan and northwest of the Paracel Islands.
HBO Europe picks up Slovakian Oscar contender “Eva Nova”
The drama, directed by Marko Skop, premiered in Toronto last year, where it won the international critics Fipresci award.
"Night at the Museum" helmer to direct Sony’s "Uncharted"
The Canadian helmer serves as a producer of Denis Villeneuve's sci-fi thriller "Arrival" starring Amy Adams and Jeremy Renner.
From investment fund to calamity zone
Most important points of new government program
On October 18, the Armenian government approved a new program that was adopted by the National Assembly. PanARMENIAN.Net presents the most important points of the 33-page document.
Hugh Laurie gets star on Hollywood Walk of Fame
Laurie made his name in the U.S. for his award-winning lead role in the medical drama “House” between 2004 and 2012.
Tokyo seminar to bring Armenia's IT sector to light
The event seeks to promote Japan’s interest in cooperating with the Armenian IT sector, at the same time establishing new business ties.
Syrian govt. aircraft "drops bombs on Turkish-backed rebels"
A military statement said a helicopter dropped barrel bombs on the rebels in the village of Tal Nayif, south-east of Dabiq.
IM Global to finance Lea Seydoux, Charlie Hunnam’s “Zoe”
The film follows two colleagues at a revolutionary research lab design technology to improve and perfect romantic relationships.
Facebook building app that makes live video look like fine art
"We're making the camera a really nice creative tool, and that's the kind of thing we're very invested in right now," Chris Cox said.
Arthur Abraham pools out from rematch with Martin Murray
The pair were set to provide a sequel to their 2015 meeting, in which Abraham retained his WBO world super-middleweight title.
Open Road nabs Blake Lively, Jason Clarke thriller “All I See Is You”
“All I See Is You” also stars Yvonne Strahovski, Danny Huston, Ahna O’Reilly, and Wes Chatham.
OSCE envoys, top Armenian, Azeri diplomats to meet in late December
Nalbandian, Mammadyarov and the OSCE mediators will discuss the details of a possible meeting between Serzh Sargsyan and Ilham Aliyev.
Ice Cube, “Hamilton” helmer team on “Oliver Twist” for Disney
Cube was a co-founder of the iconic rap group N.W.A and a producer on the group’s biopic “Straight Outta Compton.”
Samsung Pay to support online purchases from early 2017
In the company's native South Korea, Online payments counted for 25% of the 2 trillion won in payments processed by the service.
WikiLeaks reveals Hillary Clinton’s email exchanges on Armenian issues
Harut Sassounian has unveiled a new article, singling out a few out of the hundreds of leaked emails that touch upon Armenia or Turkey.
Jon Snow reunites with an old friend in “GOT” set pics
More characters who haven't been seen together for a long time are gathering in the upcoming seventh season of "Game of Thrones".
Jessica Chastain’s “Miss Sloane” to premiere at AFI Fest
“Miss Sloane” could land Jessica Chastain her third Oscar nomination for her performance in the title role.
1st look at Cate Blanchett, Sandra Bullock on “Ocean's Eight” set
Co-written by Ross and Olivia Milch, "Ocean's Eight" is set for a June 8, 2018 U.S. release.
Aliyev's remarks on Karabakh's status must be discussed: OSCE envoy
"The positions of the parties may not be the same, but these issues should be presented to the societies," the U.S. mediator said.
Fans start petition for Quentin Tarantino to helm “Deadpool 2”
The move comes after Deadpool director Tim Miller exited the sequel following alleged creative differences with star Ryan Reynolds.
Luc Besson to tackle “Shield of Straw” remake
The movie, based on Kazuhiro Kiuchi’s novel “Wara no Tate,” was a major box office success in Japan.
Turkish police torture, abuse people after failed coup: HRW
Human Rights Watch cited 13 cases of alleged abuse among people arrested after the July 15 attempted putsch.
Jailed Mexican drug lord Guzman fears for his sanity
He is watched constantly by three masked guards, even when he uses the toilet, his partner says.
Armenia improves standing in Doing Business report by 5 points
Armenia shows an improvement of 1.47 percentage points in distance to frontier score compared to the previous year’s results.
North Korea nuclear disarmament unlikely: U.S. intel chief
North Korea claims to have made rapid progress in its nuclear and rocket programmes in recent years despite int’l opposition and strict sanctions.
Germany nixes Armenian Genocide concert in Istanbul
The ministry confirmed media reports that it had informed the Dresden Symphony Orchestra the venue wouldn't be available Nov. 13.
Alexa can now control your devices with Logitech Harmony
Voice control is already available for smart TVs and AV devices by LG, Samsung, Google and other manufacturers.
Apple Watch Nike+ release date confirmed
Like the traditional Apple Watch, the Nike+ model, which will drop in both 38mm and 42mm guises.
Manchester United star Henrikh Mkhitaryan "set for January move"
Former United and England midfielder Owen Hargreaves is surprised a player of his quality keeps being overlooked.
Peter Jackson, “LOTR” team to adapt YA fantasy novel “Mortal Engines”
The movie is Christian Rivers’ first major directing job, having spent the majority of his 25-year career working closely with Jackson.
Seth Rogen's animated comedy “Sausage Party” to join Oscar race
Sony's push for the film will launch with a Nov. 1 screening and cocktail party at Westwood's iPic Theater.
Russia extends moratorium on Aleppo air strikes: Defense Ministry
Ibrahim Abu al-Laith said air strikes and shelling had hit the rebel-held half of the city near front lines in the past week.
New “Game of Thrones” set video teases highly-anticipated meet-up
Arya and Bran Stark will reportedly return to Winterfell, and Sansa will have Littlefinger sentenced to death.
Margot Robbie to join star-studded cast of Sony’s “Peter Rabbit”
James Corden, Rose Byrne, Domhnall Gleeson, Daisy Ridley and Elizabeth Debicki are already on board the project.
Michael Fassbender shares new detail on "Alien: Covenant"
Set ten years after the event of "Prometheus", "Alien: Covenant" follows a colony ship bound for a remote planet on the far side of the galaxy.
Gambia announces withdrawal from International Criminal Court
The decision will come as a personal blow to the court's chief prosecutor, Fatou Bensouda, a former Gambian justice minister.