14th International Microelectronics Olympiad wraps in Armenia

14th International Microelectronics Olympiad wraps in Armenia

November 7, 2019 - 17:46 AMT  13:46 GMT
The final stage of the 14th Int'l Microelectronics Olympiad took place at the Synopsys Armenia Education Department.
Skeleton found in Russia believed to be one of Napoleon's generals

Skeleton found in Russia believed to be one of Napoleon's generals

November 7, 2019 - 17:15 AMT  13:15 GMT
A one-legged skeleton unearthed by a team of archaeologists is believed to be Charles-Etienne Gudin.
France's Macron questions U.S. commitment to NATO

France's Macron questions U.S. commitment to NATO

November 7, 2019 - 16:54 AMT  12:54 GMT
“What we are currently experiencing is the brain death of NATO,” Macron was quoted as saying.
Vaping may be as bad for the heart as smoking: research

Vaping may be as bad for the heart as smoking: research

November 7, 2019 - 15:58 AMT  11:58 GMT
The team found, like with smoking, it increases blood pressure, heart rate, stiffness of the arteries and inflammation.
Artsakh President begins Belgium visit

Artsakh President begins Belgium visit

November 7, 2019 - 15:44 AMT  11:44 GMT
Artsakh (Nagorno Karabakh) President Bako Sahakyan landed in Belgium with a working visit on November 7 .
Yerevan: Students stage sit-in to demand Minister’s resignation

Yerevan: Students stage sit-in to demand Minister’s resignation

November 7, 2019 - 14:50 AMT  10:50 GMT
YSU students are staging a sit-in in front of the Ministry of Education, Science, Culture and Sport.
Menendez strongly urges Senate to pass Armenian Genocide resolution

Menendez strongly urges Senate to pass Armenian Genocide resolution (video)

 November 7, 2019 - 14:07 AMT  10:07 GMT
Menendez strongly urged the Senate to pass a resolution on the recognition of the Armenian Genocide.
Iran has

Iran has "military advantage over U.S. in Middle East"

November 7, 2019 - 13:48 AMT  09:48 GMT
The Int'l Institute for Strategic Studies concludes Iran’s “third party capability” has become Tehran’s weapon of choice.
Diminished taste function in cancer patients linked with reduced appetite

Diminished taste function in cancer patients linked with reduced appetite

November 7, 2019 - 13:12 AMT  09:12 GMT
For many cancer patients, this simple pleasure can be lost due to the disease itself or the side effects from treatment.
OSCE Chairman, Minsk Group co-chairs discuss Karabakh settlement

OSCE Chairman, Minsk Group co-chairs discuss Karabakh settlement

November 7, 2019 - 12:33 AMT  08:33 GMT
Personal Representative of the OSCE Chairperson-in-Office Andrzej Kasprzyk was also attending the meeting.
Italy making climate change studies compulsory at schools

Italy making climate change studies compulsory at schools

November 7, 2019 - 12:02 AMT  08:02 GMT
From next year, Italian school students in every grade will be required to study climate change and sustainability.
Lord Ara Darzi urges UK to recognize Armenian Genocide

Lord Ara Darzi urges UK to recognize Armenian Genocide

November 7, 2019 - 11:53 AMT  07:53 GMT
Lord Ara Darzi has urged the United Kingdom to follow the United States' lead and recognize the Armenian Genocide.
Turkey's Erdogan to meet Trump in Washington, DC on November 13

Turkey's Erdogan to meet Trump in Washington, DC on November 13

November 7, 2019 - 11:21 AMT  07:21 GMT
However, officials said the visit would go ahead and that the two leaders had exchanged views on bilateral issues.
Azerbaijan sends note of protest over Artsakh officials' Russia trip

Azerbaijan sends note of protest over Artsakh officials' Russia trip

November 7, 2019 - 10:55 AMT  06:55 GMT
Russian Ambassador to Azerbaijan Mikhail Bocharnikov was summoned to the Ministry of Foreign Affairs in Baku.
First new HIV strain discovered in the past 19 years

First new HIV strain discovered in the past 19 years

November 7, 2019 - 10:38 AMT  06:38 GMT
The strain is a part of the Group M version of HIV-1, the same family of virus subtypes to blame for the global HIV pandemic.
Kim and Kourtney Kardashian talk trip, baptism in Armenia

Kim and Kourtney Kardashian talk trip, baptism in Armenia

November 7, 2019 - 10:28 AMT  06:28 GMT
Kim and Kourtney were missing their sister during their recent trip to Armenia where they had their kids baptized.