Study: Time spent on social media not related to teen anxiety, depression
Research found that the amount of time spent on social media is not directly increasing anxiety or depression in teenagers
8% of Moscow taxi drivers are Armenian citizens
According to Dmitry Pronin, foreigners in Moscow work as taxi drivers with their national driver’s licenses.
Not washing hands "main reason behind spread of E. coli superbug"
People failing to wash their hands after going to the toilet is behind the spread of antibiotic-resistant E. coli.
VivaCell-MTS sums up week-long contest at new service center
VivaCell-MTS has reopened its service center in the town of Martuni, Gegharquniq province, Armenia.
EU Commission gives Croatia the greenlight for joining Schengen
It has been an EU member for six years, and now the Commission has given Croatia the greenlight to join the Schengen zone.
Cutting taxes to boost investment is a myth: Nobel Prize laureate
Reducing taxes to boost investment is a myth spread by businesses, says Nobel laureate Abhijit Banerjee.
Hong Kong scraps extradition bill that sparked protests
Hong Kong's legislature has formally withdrawn a controversial extradition bill that has sparked months of unrest.
Pediatric liver transplant performed in Armenia for the first time
Liver transplantation was performed on a child in Armenia for the first time ever on October 22.
Women with aggressive breast cancer at higher risk of other cancers
Women diagnosed with breast cancer between two routine screenings have an increased risk for other types of cancer.
In Rome, people can now exchange plastic bottles for metro tickets
Commuters who use public transport in Rome can now exchange their used plastic bottles with metro or bus tickets.
Blood pressure pills work better at bedtime, say researchers
To get the best out of your daily blood pressure medication, take it just before you go to bed, say researchers.
Henrikh Mkhitaryan advocates healthy food for kids worldwide
Unicef Ambassador Henrikh Mkhitaryan is advocating for the right nutrition for kids worldwide.
Congressman signals upcoming House vote on Armenian Genocide
"We welcome movement on Capitol Hill to put America on the right side of the Armenian Genocide,” said Aram Hamparian.
Turkey, Russia agree on “safe zone” in Syria
Erdoğan hailed the deal as “a historic agreement” while addressing reporters alongside Putin.
Armenian parliament approves law criminalizing animal abuse
The Armenian National Assembly on Wednesday, October 23 approved a draft law criminalizing animal abuse.
Envoy stresses German tourists’ increased interest in Armenia
The German government will continue to help Armenia promote effective reforms, Michael Johannes Banzhaf said.
Credit Suisse: Armenians own a total of $42 billion
Armenian per capita wealth levels have almost doubled in 19 years, surging from $2,177 in 2000 to $19,517 in 2019.
OSCE monitoring proceeds in line with schedule
The OSCE Mission conducted a planned monitoring of the ceasefire on the contact line between Artsakh and Azerbaijan.
Juncker says Brexit process is "waste of time and energy"
Jean-Claude Juncker, the President of the EU Commission, spoke in the European Parliament earlier as his term comes to an end
Armenian parliament shooting ringleader applies for parole
Hunanyan and four other gunmen entered the National Assembly and killed a total of eight officials.
Syria's Assad tours Idlib frontline near rebels
Assad toured an area in northwestern Idlib province close to the last major bastion of Turkey-backed rebel forces.
Lebanese protesters sing "Baby Shark" to cheer up scared child
The video quickly spread across Lebanon--so quickly, that her husband saw the video before she could tell him about it.
No link found between youth contact sports and cognitive problems
Adolescents who play contact sports are no more likely to experience cognitive impairment than their peers.
Creatine powers may improve efficacy of immunotherapies
Creatine is a popular organic acid that is widely used as a supplement by bodybuilders and athletes.
Georgian Airways selling Moscow-Tbilisi tickets with landing in Yerevan
Georgian Airways is offering flights from Moscow to Tbilisi, with a half-hour landing in Yerevan.
Pompeo: Trump "fully prepared" to take military action against Turkey
U.S.Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said Trump is "fully prepared" to take military actions against Turkey.
Armenian parliament deputy chief of staff detained
Babayan’s detention was based on a report by independent lawmaker Arman Babajanyan who broke the news himself.
Foreign Minister's London trip highlights Armenia-UK ties
Zohrab Mnatsakanyan's working visit to London commenced on October 21 when he met Chris Pincher.
Japan's new emperor formally proclaims enthronement
Naruhito proclaimed his enthronement, in a centuries-old ceremony attended by more than a hundred dignitaries.
Canada's Liberals win elections; Trudeau set to return as PM
His party will claim the most seats in parliament but their second term will be much harder.
Spain will exhume, relocate Franco's remains
Franco was buried in a grand mausoleum called the Valley of the Fallen, northwest of Madrid in 1975.
Checking your phone at night tells your brain to wake up: expert
By reaching for your phone, "you’re telling your brain it’s time to wake up," Dr. Jeff Rodgers says.
French envoy to Armenia jokes about Trump's "ancient Rome" comment
Lacôte has mimicked U.S. President Donald Trump's comments about the United States' shared history with Italy.
Scientists plan to "give birth" to cancer to learn how disease begins
The scientists plan to "give birth" to cancer in the lab to see exactly what it looks like "on day one".
President: Armenia should be part of China's tech progress
China is constantly developing new technologies, and Armenia should be a part of that process, Sarkissian said.
8,000-year-old pearl to go on display at Louvre Abu Dhabi
The 8,000-year-old pearl was uncovered at an archaeological site on Marawah Island, off the coast of Abu Dhabi.
Armenian delegation joining major security conference in China
The delegation will participate in the 9th Beijing Xiangshan Forum at the Beijing International Convention Center.
Passenger traffic in Armenian airports grew 16.5% in September
The two Armenian airports served 324,755 people in September, up by 16.5% against the same period last year.
Armenia: Organ transplantation from deceased donors “will save lives”
Torosyan confirmed his intention to develop the practice of transplanting organs from deceased donors in Armenia.
Armenia Foreign Minister due in Britain with two-day visit
Foreign Minister Zohrab Mnatsakanyan will pay a working visit to the United Kingdom on October 21-22.
Pashinyan: Armenia unemployment has decreased significantly
Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan said the unemployment rate has dropped significantly in the country.
Next OSCE monitoring of Artsakh contact line slated for Oct. 22
The OSCE Mission will conduct a monitoring of the ceasefire on the contact line between Artsakh and Azerbaijan.
EU raises reports of "excessive, unprovoked force" amid Baku clashes
Ali Karimli was detained with scores of his supporters as they defied a ban to demonstrate in central Baku.
LA welcomes William Saroyan Square at Armenian Festival
The motion for the square was spearheaded by LA City District 7 Councilwoman Monica Rodriguez.
France: Nouvelles d'Arménie office comes under attack
The editorial office of Nouvelles d'Arménie which reports on Armenia and related topics, has come under attack.
Lord Ara Darzi to chair Aurora Prize Selection Committee
The Aurora Humanitarian Initiative has announced the appointment of Lord Ara Darzi as Chair of Selection Committee.
U.S. forces bomb their own airfield in Syria: report
The base had recently been abandoned by U.S. troops due to their withdrawal to Iraq amid a Turkish offensive.
Your brain shields you from thoughts about your own death
The protection may switch on in early life as your mind develops and you realise death comes to everyone.
Dam collapses in Russia's Krasnoyarsk region, leaves 15 dead
At least 13 people remain missing after the incident, according to Russian Emergencies Ministry.
Russian Air Force attacks militant-held town in southern Idlib
The Russian Air Force carried out a new attack on the militant-held town of Rakaya in the countryside of Idlib.