US-backed forces arrest 'dangerous' European Islamic State member
According to a statement from the official SDF website, their intelligence units arrested French terrorist Adrian Lionel Kayali.
Coca-Cola Hellenic Armenia launches Youth Empowered program
Youth Empowered, an initiative of Coca-Cola Hellenic Armenia has launched in Yerevan. The 3-year initiative, aimed at reducing unemployment.
Azerbaijani Laundromat: Baku’s man in America - OCCRP
The Azerbaijani Laundromat also included payments to an individual working to influence American policy in the interest of Azerbaijan.
Artsakh’s right to independence equal to that of Azerbaijan: Armenia MP
Eduard Sharmazanov said both Turkey and Azerbaijan carry out anti-Armenian propaganda which is reprehensible.
Armenian woman had to prove to U.S. government that she was alive
Lucy Mirigian had to prove to the U.S. government that she was still alive after the government stopped sending her monthly pension.
Pranksters pretend to be Armenia PM 'in phone call with Boris Johnson'
The duo released audio of the call, which they claimed took place last week, in which one of them pretended to be Nikol Pashinyan.
Archaeologists uncover Greco-Roman era building in Egypt
The Antiquities Ministry said on May 23 that the building was found in the San El-Hagar archaeological site in Gharbia province.
Lithuania Seimas ratifies ‘historic’ Armenia-EU deal: envoy
“Lithuania is the third EU member state after Estonia and Latvia to ratify the historic agreement,” Mkrtchyan said.
Henrikh Mkhitaryan: If Wenger decided to stay, no one would object
Henrikh Mkhitaryan hopes new Arsenal head coach Unai Emery will bring some fresh "tactical ideas and spirit" to the club.
Researchers may have found treatment for PCOS
One out of 10 women have PCOS, which is characterized by high levels of testosterone, irregular menstrual cycles and ovarian cysts.
Smithsonian Folklife Fest Brings Armenian culture to life: DC Military
In its 51st year, the Smithsonian Folklife Festival runs June 27-July 1 and July 4-8 on the National Mall in Washington, D.C.
U.S. State Secretary vows to review Armenian Genocide recognition
Sherman suggested that the Department of State be neutral as Congress takes up the issue of remembering the Armenian Genocide.
U.S. strikes on Syrian army posts in Deir ez-Zor reportedly kills 12 troops
Shortly after the alleged airstrikes, the Syrian military stated there were no casualties, but this could have changed overnight.
Singapore is now home to Asia's first Armenian museum
The Armenian community is opening a museum - the first in Asia - in Singapore to celebrate its presense in the southeastern Asian nation
Flags of Armenia and Yerevan sent to ISS for a space trip
Grachya Pogosyan undertook the symbolic move of sending the flags of Armenia and Yerevan to a space trip.
Syrian military launches powerful missile attack in northern Hama
According to a military source in Hama, the missile barrage was launched in response to Jaysh Al-Izza’s shelling of Mhardeh.
Chief of Armenian army’s General Staff relieved of duties
According to the PM, the decision was made by mutual agreement, while a new chief will be introduced to the Armed Forces on Friday.
Henrikh Mkhitaryan says there is no old and new Armenia for him
“Every time I come to Armenia, I recharge my energy, regain strength and start the new season,” the playmaker said.
Knesset approves motion on Armenian Genocide recognition vote
Similar motions have been put to the vote in the past, but the government always asked the coalition to vote against them.
Islamic Jihad threatens Israel if Gaza violence doesn’t stop: reports
Daoud Shihab said that recent Israeli airstrikes in Gaza are a sign of the Tel Aviv regime’s “defeat, failure and helplessness."
Armenian, Russian Defense Ministers stress importance of allied relations
Armenian defense minister Davit Tonoyan met his Russian counterpart Sergei Shoigu on the sidelines of a CSTO session.
Romania’s TAROM to flight to Armenia in 2018
Romania’s state-owned airline, TAROM, will launch flights this year from Bucharest to Yerevan, Odessa, Baku and Tbilisi.
Dozens of ancient tombs discovered in China
Among the discovered tombs, 82 were built in the late Warring States period, and four date back to the Six Dynasties to Ming Dynasty.
Armenian, Russian Foreign Ministers talk cooperation, Karabakh
Armenian Foreign Minister Zohrab Mnatsakanyan on May 23 held a phone conversation with his Russian counterpart Sergey Lavrov.
Fitch assigns a ‘В+’ rating to ACBA-CREDIT AGRICOLE Bank
Fitch rating agency has assigned ACBA-CREDIT AGRICOLE Bank a Long-term Issuer Default Rating (IDR) at “B+” with stable outlook.
Russia says will continue to play active role in Karabakh process
Moscow will continue to play an active role in the settlement of the Nagorno Karabakh conflict, Maria Zakharova said.
Israel uses F35 jet fighters: report
Israel has been the first to use the F-35 fighters in an actual war in the world, the commander of Israel's air force reportedly said in a tweet.
Henrikh Mkhitaryan impressing at the Emirates: Express
Arsenal appear to have got the better deal their own after Sanchez switched teams with Manchester United's Henrikh Mkhitaryan, the Express says.
Israeli govt won't object to debate on Armenian Genocide recognition
The government in the past objected to hold such debates at the Knesset as to not harm Israeli ties with Turkey.
Chimpanzee beds are cleaner than those of humans, study finds
Who knew that our closest animal relatives, the great apes — specifically chimpanzees — keep tidier bedrooms than humans do?
PACE co-rapporteurs to visit Armenia for monitoring mission
Discussions will mainly focus on recent political developments, the priorities for the new government and the state of reforms.
California Senate to consider three proposals to assist to Armenians
Portantino has announced that the Senate Budget Committee adopted the Portantino proposals into the Senate Budget.
U.S. ready to consider new $140 mln STEAM grant for Armenia schools
Pompeo - in a letter ANCA Chairman Raffi Hamparian - voiced "enthusiasm" for Armenia's peaceful, constitutional political transition.
Syrian army seizes massive weapons arsenal in northern Homs
The Syrian aArmy seized a massive weapons arsenal that belonged to the rebel forces in the northern countryside of the Homs Governorate.
Sassounian: Will Armenians have advice from Armenians living abroad?
The new Diaspora Minister Mkhitar Hayrapetyan announced that a second legislative body might be created to represent Diaspora Armenians.
VivaCell-MTS announces Honor 10 preorders
The full screen Honor 10 has a built-in AI assistant, features a 16+24MP back facing camera and a 24MP front facing camera.
Armenian dance flash mob to be held near Embassy in Moscow
A dance flash mob titled "Ari Pari Qochari" (Come Dance Kochari) will be held in Moscow near the Armenian Embassy in Russia May 26.
How Armenian family - 2nd richest in Argentina - handles succession
Bloomberg has prepared a feature about how the Eurnekian family whose business expanded from to Europe and is eyeing India and Africa.
Scientists find link between tuberculosis and Parkinson's disease
The mechanism our immune cells use to clear bacterial infections like tuberculosis (TB) might also be implicated in Parkinson's disease.
Syrian opposition body accuses top rebel commander of fraud and theft
The commander of Faylaq al-Rahman rebel group was accused of stealing a huge amount of money before leaving the capital.
Australia's Ryde City Council supports Artsakh's independence
Australia's Ryde City Council unanimously adopted a resolution in support of the independence of the Republic of Artsakh.
Armenia’s revolution and the Karabakh conflict: Thomas de Waal
Armenia’s new prime minister has so far taken a tough stance on the unresolved Karabakh conflict with Azerbaijan, de Waal says.
Armenian Genocide video stirs interest among filmmakers in Cannes
An animated film dedicated to the memory of the victims of the Genocide was screened at the 71st Cannes Film Festival.
Armenia President, Prime Minister to visit Georgia
Armenian president Armen Sarkissian will visit Georgia on 25-26, foreign ministry spokesman Tigran Balayan said on May 22.
Scientist says most childhood leukaemia cases could be prevented
Acute lymphoblastic leukaemia (ALL) is the most common type of childhood cancer, with 500 cases diagnosed in the UK each year.
Condé Nast Traveler: Recap of Anthony Bourdain's visit to Armenia
With the accompaniment of Serj Tankian — lead singer of System of a Down —Bourdain dives deep into Armenia's history.
Armenia says Karabakh should be involved in talks to a greater degree
“We have said for years and continue to say insist on Artsakh’s participation,” Balayan was quoted as saying.
BSTDB cooperates with Ameriabank to support SME lending in Armenia
The Black Sea Trade and Development Bank (BSTDB) and Ameriabank have signed a $15 million five-year loan agreement.
Italian comedy about hopeless film crew visiting Armenia out on May 24
"Hotel Gagarin" is a comedy that depicts the search for personal redemption, showing how far too often people distance themselves from the real serenity in life.
U.S. Deputy Assistant Secretary to arrive in Armenia next week
A delegation headed by U.S. Deputy Assistant Secretary of State Bridget A. Brink will visit Yerevan next week, Tigran Balayan said.