Freedom House: Armenia remains “partly free” in fresh report

Freedom House: Armenia remains “partly free” in fresh report

March 5, 2020 - 13:12 AMT  09:12 GMT
Armenia scored 53 out of 100 in the global ranking — the higher the number, the better a country ranks.
Armenian parliament OKs stolen asset recovery bill in first reading

Armenian parliament OKs stolen asset recovery bill in first reading

March 5, 2020 - 12:40 AMT  08:40 GMT
The bill will enable the confiscation of assets worth AMD 50 million or more whose acquisition can’t be traced to legal income.
Coronavirus is mutating, say Chinese scientists

Coronavirus is mutating, say Chinese scientists

March 5, 2020 - 12:27 AMT  08:27 GMT
Researchers say the different strains were likely caused through a mutation of the ancestral version of the virus.
James Bond movie release delayed until November due to coronavirus

James Bond movie release delayed until November due to coronavirus

March 5, 2020 - 11:15 AMT  07:15 GMT
The 25th installment in the spy franchise will commence its run November 12 in the U.K. and November 25 in the U.S.
Ruins of 3,000-year-old Armenian castle found in Turkey lake

Ruins of 3,000-year-old Armenian castle found in Turkey lake

March 5, 2020 - 11:11 AMT  07:11 GMT
Divers discovered the incredibly well-preserved wall of a castle, thought to have been built by the Urartu civilization.
Coronavirus killing more people a day outside China

Coronavirus killing more people a day outside China

March 5, 2020 - 10:40 AMT  06:40 GMT
It comes as deaths surged in countries such as the US, Iran and South Korea for a total of 86 - a 126% difference.