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Breivik loses human rights case against Norway

Tert.amWorld6 hours ago

Norwegian mass killer Anders Behring Breivik lost a human rights case on Wednesday when an appeals court overturned a lower court finding that his near-isolation in a three-room cell was inhuman, Reuters reports. Breivik, an anti...

French election: Francois Fillon faces charges over ‘fake job’ case

Tert.amWorld7 hours ago

French centre-right presidential candidate Francois Fillon has said he will fight on, as he announced that a judge was placing him under formal investigation, BBC News reports. For weeks, he has fought allegations that his wife...

Angelina Jolie buys stunning secret hideaway in remote Cambodian jungle

Tert.amLifestyle7 hours ago

This is the stunning secret hideaway Angelina Jolie is planning to buy - to expand the jungle paradise she bought from a Khmer Rouge commander accused of mass murder. Pictured for the first time, Ms Jolie's remote idyll in...

Sistine Chapel gets full digital treatment for future restorations

Tert.amCulture7 hours ago

The last time the entire Sistine Chapel was photographed for posterity, digital photography was in its infancy and words like pixels were bandied about mostly by computer nerds and NASA scientists. Now, after decades of...

ISIS leader 'admits defeat in Iraq

Tert.amWorld8 hours ago

ISIS leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi has admitted defeat in Iraq and ordered militants to either flee or kill themselves in suicide attacks, the Daily Mail reports, citing media sources. The terror mastermind is said to have issued a...

Armenian opposition bloc commemorates March 1 victims

Tert.amArmenia8 hours ago

The political bloc Yelk on Wednesday organized a peaceful march in central Yerevan to commemorate the victims of the March 1, 2008 post-electoral turmoil. The members of the pre-electoral alliance, representing three opposition...

YouTube to launch paid TV on-demand service

YouTube is ready to take on Netflix, Hulu and other streaming media services, USA Today reports.  The Google-owned video network announced a new subscription service, YouTube TV, offering a collection of TV channels aimed at cord...

Obamas agree Penguin Random House book deal

Tert.amCulture10 hours ago

Former US President Barack Obama and his wife, Michelle, have agreed a book deal with Penguin Random House. "The company has acquired world publication rights for two books, to be written by President and Mrs Obama...

Apple spends $50 billion in 2016 with US suppliers

Tert.amBusiness10 hours ago

Apple (AAPL.O) spent roughly $50 billion last year at U.S.-based suppliers including 3M (MMM.N) and Corning (GLW.N), Chief Executive Tim Cook said on Tuesday, stressing the iPhone-maker's commitment to U.S. manufacturing....

Thumbs down for Trump from Pelosi's women in white: Democrats dress like their suffrage heroines

Tert.amLifestyle11 hours ago

Female Democrats attacked President Donald Trump by wearing white in a powerful show of unity to honor women's suffrage as he made his first address to a Joint Session of Congress, the Daily Mail reports. The homage to their...

Iranian TV crudely draws clothes onto stars including Charlize Theron at the Oscars so their low-cut gowns do not offend viewers

Tert.amRegional11 hours ago

Iranian TV was forced to crudely draw clothing onto Charlize Theron during the Oscars after she wore a low-cut gown while presenting an award, the Daily Mail reports. The South African actress had her shoulders and chest shoddily...

Ex-FIFA secretary general challenges 10-year ban

Tert.amArmsport.am12 hours ago

The former right-hand man of ex-FIFA president Sepp Blatter has appealed against his 10-year ban from football. Jerome Valcke, who was secretary general of the sport's world governing body, was banned last year for his...

Elton John introduces Armenian Genocide film at Oscar party

Tert.amCulture12 hours ago

Elton John and the Elton John AIDS Foundation (EJAF) Chairman David Furnish introduced Armenian Genocide film The Promise at West Hollywood Park during an Oscar commercial break, Asbarez reports, citing The Verge. “Survival...

Nagorno-Karabakh reports more tension on frontline

Tert.amArmenia13 hours ago

The situation remained tense on the Nagorno-Karabakh (Artsakh) frontline on Tuesday night and early into Wednesday, with the Azerbaijani armed forces intensively violating the ceasefire, using heavy weapons. According to Nagorno...

Azerbaijan fires anti-tank missile on Nagorn-Karabakh frontline

Azerbaijan’s armed forces launched a fresh attack on the Line of Contact on Tuesday afternoon, firing a SPIKE anti-tank guided missile in the eastern direction (Martuni). Nagorno-Karabakh’s Ministry of Defense reports no losses...