Syria conflict: '200 air force strikes' in 36 hours

Panorama.am Society 28 min ago
The Syrian military has stepped up air strikes on rebel areas dramatically, carrying out more than 200 in recent days, the BBC reported, citing opposition activists. The Syrian Observatory for Human ...

US not seeking conflict with Russia: Kerry

he United States does not seek confrontation with Moscow and wants to solve international problems together, US Secretary of State John Kerry said Wednesday.

Prosperous Armenia party leader meets with ANC leader, to meet with Heritage party chairman

Tert.am 54 min ago
He plans a meeting with Heritage party Chairman Raffi Hovannisian on Wednesday, which will be followed by a meeting with the leaders of the three non-coalition political forces…

No country for human rights: Azerbaijan's increasingly intolerant regime – NY Times

Tert.am 59 min ago
Two years ago, human rights groups across Europe worried that holding theEurovision Song Contest in our country would only prop up Azerbaijan’s increasingly intolerant regime. Now their fears ...

US Embassy in Baghdad shelled with rockets

Panorama.am Society 1 hour ago
US Embassy in Iraq located in central Baghdad has been shelled with rockets, Al-Mustakillah news agency reported Wednesday citing a security source, according to RIA Novosti. On Tuesday night the US ...

Kasprzyk concerned over ceasefire violations on contact line

Armenpress.am Regional 1 hour ago
The ceasefire violations continue along the line of contact of Armenian and Azerbaijani troops and the border, which increase the risk of escalation and keep the level of tension high, the OSCE Chairperson-in-Office...

Robert Kocharyan’s case in the International Criminal Court?

Aravot.am Politics - Law 1 hour ago
“Any issue in Armenia is resolved through violence, ranging from the fight against electricity price rise, ending with any other issue. The force as a birth-bearing right is still on. ‘I will break your head’ is...

Ministry clears way of probing ex-police chief accused of negligence in Dink murder

Tert.am 2 hours ago
Dink was shot to death by Ogün Samast in broad daylight on a busy street outside the offices of his bilingual, Turkish-Armenian newspaper Agos in central Istanbul on Jan. 19, 2007…

The issue about the new position of the deputy police chief known with profane language of sexual type was evaded

Aravot.am Law 2 hours ago
Armen Hakobyan, Head of Police Internal Security Department, assures that the rumors that the investigation of the cases of their police colleagues in their department are unbiased are not true. According to him,...

Will Armenia enjoy EEU founding member’s right?

Tert.am 2 hours ago
“By signing the treaty on October 10 we only became a party to the treaty, while Belarus, Kazakhstan and Russia are founding members and enjoy the rights different from Armenia’s…”

Office of first Armenian Honorary Consul to USA opens in Fresno

Armenpress.am Politics 3 hours ago
Berj Apkarian, executive director of physician relations at Community Medical Centers, was announced as honorary consul during the annual State of the County address last month.

Serzh Sagsyan’s asphalted street is named after Nursultan Nazarbayev

Aravot.am 3 hours ago
The village of Harich, Artik region, where Armenian celebrities such as Komitas the Master and Avetik Isahakyan (studied in Harichavank School in 1887-1889) studied and created in the village monastery, has a street...

CIS military experts arrive in Armenia

Tert.am 3 hours ago
The guests will take part in the outgoing sessions of standardization and metrological services. The meetings will bring together defense officials from Belarus, Kazakhstan ...

Armenian-Russian business conference held in Yerevan

Tert.am 3 hours ago
The conference has been organized under the Russian Enterprises’ Business Mission in Yerevan project. The conference aimed at helping Yerevan enterprises establish mutually beneficial cooperation…

“In many countries of the world Armenia is associated with the victim, due to which creating a brand becomes difficult.”

Aravot.am Economics - Society - World 3 hours ago
To develop the tourism and increase the investment in Armenia, Armenia’s government has set a goal to create an Armenian brand aiming to make the country recognized in the world. To this end, today, the General...

Meeting due in Paris to give new impetus to NK conflict regulation: French Ambassador

Armenpress.am Politics 5 hours ago
Henry Reynaud is hopeful that the upcoming trilateral meeting of Presidents of Armenia, France and Azerbaijan due in France will give a new impetus to the Nagorno Karabakh regulation process.

Chicago man to Obama: 'Don't touch my girlfriend'

The woman who voted next to President Barack Obama on Monday says she was "embarrassed and just shocked," after her fiancé jokingly told him "Mr. President, don't touch my girlfriend."

Armenian MPs undecided about EEU deal as ratification vote nears

Tert.am 5 hours ago
Though he parliamentary factions have repeatedly stated their opinion on the deal since President Serzh Sargsyan’s landmark statement made in September last year, Tert.am has tried to clarify ...

Sappers neutralize grenade hung from door of apartment in Yerevan's Orbeli Street

Armenpress.am Law 6 hours ago
The Operative Management Center of Yerevan city received a report that one of the residents of N 33 building of Orbeli Street, Yerevan, has called them and announced that a shoe with a grenade is hung from the balcony...

Armenian ombudsman, EU envoy discuss future cooperation plans

Tert.am 6 hours ago
Karen Andreasyan and Trajan Hristea focused particularly on the national human rights program, its implementation and monitoring. The ambassador highly praised ...

Russia communications satellite placed into orbit

Tert.am 7 hours ago
The Proton-M carrier rocket with the Express-AM6 communications satellite lifted off from Baikonur, Kazakhstan, at 19:09 Moscow time on Tuesday, and ten minutes later ...

Forecasters predict rains in Armenia's eastern regions

Tert.am 7 hours ago
The rest of the regions will not see precipitations throughout the week. The Emergency Ministry’s Meteorological Service reports that the air temperature will rise ...

Turkey paranoid about prospect of Kurdish state – analyst

Panorama.am Interviews 7 hours ago
Turkey is paranoid that if the Kurds win the battle for Kobani against ISIL, they may seek a Kurdish state on Turkish soil, an analyst tells Press TV. Christopher Walker, political ...

11 new members elected to UN Human Rights Council

The General Assembly on Tuesday elected 15 countries to serve on the United Nations Human Rights Council for a period of three years beginning on 1 January 2015

US needs pro-American lobby in Israel

Panorama.am 7 hours ago
By Robert Bridge, RT Behind the polite and diplomatic statements regarding the unbreakable bond that exists between the United States and Israel lays a more disturbing truth that is slowly coming ...

‘No way to avoid Total plane crash’

Panorama.am Society 7 hours ago
When an aircraft taking off with a lot of fuel on board and maximum speed hits something metal on its way, sparks alongside heat and pressure are inevitable, and this ...

Artists of National Academic Theatre of Opera and Ballet encourage soldiers in Tavush military units

Armenpress.am Culture 7 hours ago
Forty-three singers and artists of the Symphonic Orchestra of the National Academic Theatre of Opera and Ballet after Alexander Spendiaryan gave concerts in the border military units of Tavush Province.

Zhamanak: Russian oil trader gaining superprofit from Armneia

Tert.am 8 hours ago
“Monopoly is the only explanation. With no competition opportunities in the economy, the developments or drastic changes on the global level are not likely ...

Why the UN rejected Turkey’s bid for a Security Council seat

Panorama.am 8 hours ago
By Harut Sassounian TheCaliforniaCourier.com The Turkish government got a big slap in the face last week when the United Nations General Assembly overwhelmingly voted to turn down its application for a Security ...

U.N. chief says moving ahead with Gaza war inquiry

Panorama.am Law 8 hours ago
U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon said on Tuesday he was setting up an investigation into attacks on United Nations facilities during Israel's recent war against Hamas militants in the Gaza Strip ...