First coronavirus death confirmed in Europe

First coronavirus death confirmed in Europe

February 15, 2020 - 16:10 AMT  12:10 GMT
The victim was an 80-year-old man from China's Hubei province, according to French Health Minister Agnès Buzyn.
Lawmakers, Chief of General Staff to meet behind closed doors Feb. 18

Lawmakers, Chief of General Staff to meet behind closed doors Feb. 18

February 15, 2020 - 15:48 AMT  11:48 GMT
Lawmaker Ani Samsonyan from Bright Armenia said in a Facebook post that the meeting is slated for February 18.
Armenia FM, Arab League chief talk humanitarian situation in Syria

Armenia FM, Arab League chief talk humanitarian situation in Syria

February 15, 2020 - 15:12 AMT  11:12 GMT
Mnatsakanyan stressed that Armenia appreciates the expansion and deepening of Armenian-Arab relations.
120 ceasefire violations by Azerbaijan registered in past week

120 ceasefire violations by Azerbaijan registered in past week

February 15, 2020 - 14:26 AMT  10:26 GMT
The Karabakh soldiers continue controlling the situation on the contact line and protecting their position.
500 million affected by China's coronavirus lockdown

500 million affected by China's coronavirus lockdown

February 15, 2020 - 12:27 AMT  08:27 GMT
That’s more than the entire population of the United States and is equivalent to roughly 6.5% of the world’s population.
Armenia quake in focus of new study on PTSD early treatment benefits

Armenia quake in focus of new study on PTSD early treatment benefits

February 15, 2020 - 11:51 AMT  07:51 GMT
People who experienced strong social support were less likely to develop PTSD and depression, the study found.
Bloomberg spent $1–1.5 million on Instagram memes campaign

Bloomberg spent $1–1.5 million on Instagram memes campaign

February 15, 2020 - 10:56 AMT  06:56 GMT
A typical Instagram influencer with 1 million followers charges at least $10,000 per post, according to Mediakix.
Man City banned from European tournaments  for two seasons

Man City banned from European tournaments for two seasons

February 15, 2020 - 10:43 AMT  06:43 GMT
The club, last year’s champion of the English Premier League, was also fined 30 million euros ($33 million) by UEFA.
Putin rules out same-sex marriage in Russia

Putin rules out same-sex marriage in Russia

February 14, 2020 - 18:43 AMT  14:43 GMT
Russian President Vladimir Putin stressed that marriage should be solely a heterosexual union.
Armenia PM, Azerbaijani President to attend Karabakh discussion

Armenia PM, Azerbaijani President to attend Karabakh discussion

February 14, 2020 - 18:11 AMT  14:11 GMT
Dr. Celeste Wallander, the President and CEO of the U.S.-Russia Foundation, will curate the discussion in Munich.
Netherlands completely ratifies Armenia-EU agreement

Netherlands completely ratifies Armenia-EU agreement

February 14, 2020 - 16:38 AMT  12:38 GMT
The Dutch House of Representatives and Senate had ratified the agreement in mid-December of 2019.
Antarctica hits record temperature of over 20.75C

Antarctica hits record temperature of over 20.75C

February 14, 2020 - 16:25 AMT  12:25 GMT
Carlos Schaefer he warned the temperature, logged on Feb 9, was one reading and not part of a long-term data set.
Pashinyan: Azerbaijan's attack on Karabakh is attack on Armenia

Pashinyan: Azerbaijan's attack on Karabakh is attack on Armenia

February 14, 2020 - 16:06 AMT  12:06 GMT
“The Republic of Armenia is the guarantor of the security of Karabakh, and that’s that,” Nikol Pashinyan said.
Syrian army advances in southwest Aleppo

Syrian army advances in southwest Aleppo

February 14, 2020 - 15:00 AMT  11:00 GMT
The latest advance by the Syrian army comes at the same time they make their push to capture the strategic Regiment 46 Base.

"Important month": Mkhitaryan pledges to do more to help Roma

February 14, 2020 - 13:51 AMT  09:51 GMT
“I feel better now. It’s a shame I couldn’t be there against Juventus or in the Derby," said the Armenia international.
Trump to transfer $3.8 billion from military to fund border wall

Trump to transfer $3.8 billion from military to fund border wall

February 14, 2020 - 13:33 AMT  09:33 GMT
The move would transfer money from aircraft procurement, National Guard units and shipbuilding to anti-drug accounts.