Greece says no EU deal on Libya unless Turkey accord scrapped
Fayez al-Serraj inked an agreement with Turkey in November that seeks to create an exclusive economic zone.
Mount Vesuvius eruption"turned man's brain to glass"
A team of researchers has been studying the remains of one victim, unearthed at the town in the 1960s.
Yerevan shooting: Police apprehends gunman
The police officers apprehended the gunman who fired shots at a business center in downtown Yerevan, Armenia.
Dutch Foreign Minister visits Armenian Genocide Memorial
Dutch Foreign Minister Stef Blok on Thursday, January 23 visited the Armenian Genocide Memorial in Yerevan.
Police negotiating with gunman inside Armenia business center
Police spokesman Ashot Aharonyan said the situation is currently stable and manageable at Erebuni Plaza.
Armenia to ban single-use plastics from 2022
The measure would ban the sale and provision of plastic bags of up to 50 microns in thickness by retailers.
Azerbaijan “can’t be trusted" to ensure security of any Armenian
Naghdalyan said Azerbaijan employs tactics common among perpetrators—blaming victims for their crimes.
Armenian President raises Genocide recognition by Knesset
It’s an important contribution to the global effort to fight genocides and crimes against humanity,” Sarkissian said.
China: Lockdown begins on Wuhan amid coronavirus outbreak
A handful of inbound flights still appear to be operating, though many flights have been cancelled.
Armenia climbs 28 notches on 2019 Corruption Perceptions Index
The country has thus improved its standing on by seven points since last year to score 42 in 2019.
24,000 Armenian citizens received Russian passports in 2019
About 498,000 people, including 2,500 Georgian and 13,500 Azerbaijani citizens, received Russian citizenship.
Armenia outperforms Georgia, Azerbaijan in fresh democracy index
Raising its score to 5.54 in 2019 from 4.79 a year earlier, Armenia has jumped by 17 notches to rank the 86th.
U.S. threatens to kill Soleimani successor if he kills Americans
After Soleimani’s death, Tehran swiftly appointed Esmail Ghaani as the new head of the Quds Force.
Trump planning to expand U.S. travel ban
Countries from Europe, Africa and Asia are being considered for the expanded order, according to U.S. media.
New drug reportedly limits cancer spreading
The research team had invented a drug to stop blood vessels from forming a treatment resistant barrier around some cancers.
China virus outbreak prompts border screening procedures in Armenia
Armenia is checking the temperatures of passengers arriving in the country, Health Minister Arsen Torosayan.
Vodafone exits Facebook's Libra currency
The Libra Association has seen an exodus of backers including Paypal and Mastercard amid regulatory scrutiny.
Iran appoints new ambassador to Armenia
Abbas Badakhshan Zohouri was among the 13 new ambassadors of Iran who met President Hassan Rouhani.
Armenian President meets Apple CEO in Davos
Armen Sarkissian and Apple CEO Tim Cook met on the sidelines of the World Economic Forum in Davos.
Armenia’s Simon Martirosyan nominated for Lifter of the Year title
Martirosyan set a new world record and snatched gold in the 109kg category of the World Weightlifting Championships.
2020 Census could ensure complete count of Armenian-Americans
It is vital that the Armenian American community identifies their race/national origin as “Armenian”.
Boeing pushes back MAX return to midyear
Boeing pushed back its forecast for when regulators will clear the return of the 737 MAX to commercial service.
Burkina Faso mourns death of 36 civilians killed in attack
The bloodshed is part of a surge in violence in the West African country that has killed hundreds.
Armenia, Mitsubishi Heavy Industries mull cooperation
President Armen Sarkissian met the Chairman of the Board of Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Shunichi Miyanaga.
Roma coach says Mkhitaryan won't face Juventus
Roma continue on their travels with their third away game against Juventus in the Coppa Italia.
Armenia a favorite destination for expert-led tours: report
Travel portal TourStat has unveiled a list of the most popular CIS destinations for tours with a travel expert.
Armenian social worker named Youth and Sports Minister in Lebanon
Varti Ohanian is a social worker and the founder of Lebanon's Zvartnots special education center.
Jeff Bezos's phone "was hacked by Saudi crown prince"
An encrypted message from the number used by Mohammed bin Salman is believed to have included a malicious file.
No Passport Required eats with, learns from LA's Armenian community
In the episode, Marcus gets to know the people preserving and growing Armenian food culture in LA.
Armenian cosmic ray station the focus of New York Times article
“The buildings and the instruments at Aragats remain, like ghost ships in the cosmic rain,” the article says.
French-Armenian eco-activist running for mayor of Strasbourg
French environmentalist and politician of Armenian descent Jeanne Barseghian is running for mayor of Strasbourg.
WHO: Quitting smoking a month before surgery benefits patients
Every tobacco-free week after 4 weeks improves health outcomes by 19%, due to improved blood flow.
Russia delivered 120 missiles for S-400s to Turkey: media
Russia has also delivered auxiliary equipment, spare parts and tools, an unnamed source was quoted as saying.
Armenian athletes make it to UWW strongest wrestlers' rankings
Maksim Manukyan, an Armenian Greco-Roman wrestler and a top performer, has now slipped to the 11th spot.
Russia reportedly transports tanks to Syria ahead of new operation
As pointed out by Yoruk Isik, the Russian ship was likely transporting armored vehicles, in particular, tanks, to Syria.
Armenian chef will host 4th season of Italian culinary show
Sukyas is joining the fourth season of the show broadcast since 2018 on Nove TV channel and is taking over Chef Rubio.
Islamic State founding member confirmed as group's new leader
Salbi is considered to be one of the most influential ideologues among the now depleted ranks of Isis.
Azerbaijani diplomat attacks singers over "Armenian music"
Police and paramedics were called to the scene at Qabala Basket restaurant, though no injuries were reported.
System of a Down's Shavo Odadjian starts new band North Kingsley
“I am proud to announce my new project @northkingsley. Music coming soon!!!,” he said on Instagram.
Major immune discovery could change the game in cancer treatment
The Cardiff University team discovered a method of killing prostate, breast, lung and other cancers in lab tests.
Iran admits Ukrainian plane was downed by two missiles
The Tor-M1 missiles were launched at the Kyiv-bound Boeing 737-800 jetliner from the north, according to the report.
Mexican lawmaker weighs in on Armenian Genocide recognition
Ramirez promised to make effort to help clear the situation in Artsakh, stressing that peace is the only solution.
Lawmaker raises question of why there is no McDonald's in Armenia
An Armenian lawmaker has raised the question of why there is no McDonald's restaurant in the country to date.
Leonardo DiCaprio, Robert De Niro will star in new Scorsese film
Hollywood filmmaker Martin Scorsese‘s two favorite leading men are finally coming together in one of his films.
Massive dust storms in Australia hit central New South Wales
Videos showed dust storms descending on Dubbo and nearby towns that were so thick they blocked out the sun.
Armenians can now visit China visa-free
Armenian President Armen Sarkissian had ratified the agreement with China a little more than a month ago.
Armenia Deputy PM: Price for Russian gas won’t rise by April 1
While negotiations are still underway, Gazprom Armenia will not file a request with the PSRC, Grigoryan said.
Cervical cancer could be eliminated "thanks to testing, vaccination"
Cervical cancer has the potential to be eliminated thanks to improved testing and vaccination, NHS officials claim.
Kim Kardashian West wants U.S. justice reform in new documentary
The documentary, which was produced in partnership with Oxygen, will show Kardashian advocating for prison reform.
Cyprus accuses Turkey of being "pirate state"
"Turkey is turning into a pirate state in the eastern Mediterranean," said statement from the Cypriot Presidency.