MH17 plane crash tragedy has not slowed Ukraine war

Panorama.am Society 1 hour ago

It is rumoured that President Petro Poroshenko has ordered Ukraine forces to end the conflict with pro-Russian rebels in the country's east by August 24 in time for Ukrainian Independence ...

Wikipedia blocks US Congress edits

Panorama.am World 1 hour ago

Wikipedia administrators have imposed a ban on page edits from computers at the US House of Representatives, following persistent disruptive editing, BBC reported. The 10-day block comes after anonymous changes were ...

Armenia’s Eurasian integration turns into farce - opinion

Tert.am 1 hour ago

“We have repeatedly stated that Russia is carrying out an arms trade with Azerbaijan, which is not a member of CSTO and whose armament is targeted against Armenia, a country which ...

London is the least happy major city in the UK

Panorama.am World 1 hour ago

Everyone knows Londoners are grumpy. They file in and out of their fancy underground network with faces of thunder, avoiding each others eyes and rushing home to count the pennies ...

EU hits Russian intelligence chiefs with sanctions

Panorama.am World 1 hour ago

The European Union on Friday extended its Ukraine-related sanctions to target top Russian intelligence officials and leaders of the pro-Russia revolt in eastern Ukraine, official documents showed, AP reported. Among...

iPhones allow extraction of deep personal data, researcher finds

Tert.am 2 hours ago

The same techniques to circumvent backup encryption could be used by law enforcement or others with access to the "trusted" computers to which the devices have been connected ...

UN says Islamic State could be added to Syria war crimes list

Panorama.am World 2 hours ago

Islamic State fighters accused of atrocities in Syria are expected to be added to a list being drawn by the United Nations of possible war crime indictees, the chief rights ...

‘Dirty secrets’ of UK’s poultry industry revealed

Tert.am 2 hours ago

Undercover footage, photographic evidence and information from whistleblowers has revealed how strict industry hygiene standards to prevent the contamination of chicken with the potentially deadly ...

Obama to 'send migrant youth home'

Tert.am 3 hours ago

"All of us recognise that we have a shared responsibility to address this problem," Mr Obama told reporters at the White House on Friday, flanked by Guatemalan President Otto Perez Molina ...

Armenia suffers no losses in cross-border shoot-outs - offixial

Tert.am 3 hours ago

Artsrun Hovhannisyan said that the Armenian defense troops did not initially react to the irregular shootings fired by the Azerbaijani forces and resorted to retaliation only after ...

EU approves expansion of Russia, Ukraine blacklists

Tert.am 3 hours ago

The ambassadors of 28 countries of the European Union on Thursday held at a plenary meeting of the EU Committee at the level of permanent representatives ...

Israel, Gaza militants agree to a 12-hour truce

Panorama.am Society 4 hours ago

A 12-hour humanitarian truce went into effect on Saturday after Israel and Palestinian militant groups in the Gaza Strip agreed to a U.N. request for a pause in fighting and ...

Russia accuses US of 'smear campaign'

Panorama.am World 4 hours ago

Russia has accused the US of launching a smear campaign over its alleged involvement in the conflict in Ukraine, BBC reported. The foreign ministry in Moscow said on Friday it rejects ...

Facebook Gain Makes Zuckerberg wealthier than Google owners

Tert.am 5 hours ago

The Facebook Inc. chairman added $1.6 billion to his fortune today after the world’s largest social network closed at a record. The surge elevated ...

Azerbaijan will not run the risk of withdrawing from OSCE Minsk Group – Arman Melikyan

Tert.am 17 hours ago

“Azerbaijan could pull out of the negotiations within the Minsk Group. But it could only happen if Azerbaijan finally decides in favor of one of the camps, which are in a state of…”

Serzh Sargsyan met with Armenian National Men’s and Women’s Teams

Armenpress Official 17 hours ago

The President of the Republic of Armenia, the President of Chess Federation of Armenia Serzh Sargsyan this evening met with Armenian National Men’s and Women’s Teams in Aghveran, holding a training camp before the...

Families Of Azerbaijanis Held In Karabakh Seek Putin’s Mediation

Azatutyun.am 18 hours ago

Relatives of two Azerbaijanis who have been arrested in Nagorno-Karabakh on charges of espionage and subversive activities want Russia to mediate their release.

Vacant seats in Armenia’s higher schools: ‘student crisis’ or other factors - opinions

Tert.am 19 hours ago

“The demand for colleges and vocational schools – for professional education - has been growing for the past 6-7 years. The government policy changed, with more attention to professional education…”

President Serzh Sargsyan sent telegram of condolence to French President Francois Hollande

Armenpress Official 19 hours ago

Today President Serzh Sargsyan sent a telegram of condolence to President of the French Republic François Hollande on the tragic crash of the Air Algerie airliner heading from Burkina Faso to Algeria that claimed...

Armenia Hopes To Avoid Knock-On Effects Of Western Sanctions Against Russia

Azatutyun.am 19 hours ago

Armenia will do everything to avoid the knock-on effects of the sanctions imposed by the West against Russia over the Ukraine crisis, Prime Minister Hovik Abrahamian said on Friday.

President Serzh Sargsyan sent telegram of condolence on Sen Arevshatyan’s demise

Armenpress Official 19 hours ago

President Serzh Sargsyan sent a telegram of condolence to the Arevshatyan family on the occasion of the demise of the famous Armenologist, philosopher, Academician of the Armenian National Academy of Sciences Sen...

President Serzh Sargsyan sent telegram of condolence to Algerian President Abdelaziz Bouteflika

Armenpress Official 20 hours ago

Today President Serzh Sargsyan sent a telegram of condolence to President of the People's Democratic Republic of Algeria Abdelaziz Bouteflika on the tragic crash of an Air Algerie plane on July 23 in the territory of...

Richard Morningstar: US is concerned about losses of life on line of contact in Nagorno Karabakh conflict

Panorama.am Regional 20 hours ago

Tragic losses and any tensions occurring on the line of contact in the Nagorno Karabakh conflict zone raise grave concern, the US Ambassador to Azerbaijan Richard Morningstar said in his ...

Activist Warned Over Public ‘Terror Threat’

Azatutyun.am 21 hours ago

A civil activist campaigning against the rise in utility prices has been summoned to Armenia’s National Security Service after publicly threatening to carry out an act of terrorism.

Production of Dilly "Mozarella" Banned for Health Violations

Hetq.am 21 hours ago

Armenia’s Food Safety Service (Ministry of Agriculture) had banned the production of the “Mozarella” brand cheese by the Dilly Company due to sample testing showing that the cheese does not meet intestinal bacteria to...

Signs that tensions between the West and Russia start to hurt confidence in Europe's economy

Panorama.am World 21 hours ago

Signs that tensions between the West and Russia are starting to hurt confidence in Europe's dominant economy Germany left the euro near an eight-month low on Friday and lifted the ...

Europe does not anymore believe the stories of Armenians introducing themselves as Azeri, Yizidi or Jewish

Aravot.am Society - Europe 21 hours ago

Many Armenians immigrated to European countries invent so many stories to receive status of residence and the right to working in Europe. Allegedly, the girl is Azeri and the boy is Armenian by nationality, and since...

Renowned scholar Sen Arevshatyan dies

Tert.am 21 hours ago

Sen Arevshatyan wrote more than 150 papers, including 30 monographs, which were published not only in Armenia, but also in Moscow, Paris, Warsaw, Stuttgart, Saint Petersburg, Athens, Cairo…

674 couples of Karabakh "Big Wedding" demanded to release Levon Hayrapetyan

Armenpress Society 21 hours ago

674 couples, who participated in Karabakh "Big Wedding", appealed to the competent authorities of the Russian Federation, demanding to release businessman Levon Hayrapetyan.

Wikipedia blocks 'disruptive' page edits from US Congress

Tert.am 22 hours ago

“There is a belief from some of the [Wikipedia] community that it only provoked someone - some prankster there in the office - to have an audience now for the pranks…”