CoE Human Rights Commissioner to Azerbaijan: Stop reprisals against human rights defenders

Panorama.am - Politics - 50 min ago
The targeting of human rights defenders in Azerbaijan must stop, said the Council of Europe Commissioner for Human Rights, Nils Muižnieks, at the end of a two-day visit to the ...

Russia not to intervene in Armenia-Karabakh customs checkpoint

Tert.am - 56 min ago
“We use Russian as a working language in the Customs Union of Russia, Belarus and Kazakhstan; in Armenia, as we know ...

One million Ebola vaccine doses by end of 2015

Panorama.am - Health - 57 min ago
One million doses of an Ebola vaccine will be produced by the end of 2015, the BBC reported, citing the World Health Organization. It said several hundred thousand would be produced ...

Karabakh issue settlement shouldn’t come out of OSCE MG format: FM

Armenpress.am - Politics - 1 hour ago
Armenia has principled approach over the Nagorno Karabakh conflict settlement and is against that the resolution of the conflict comes out of the OSCE Minsk Group format.

Levon Aronian in Wijk aan Zee

Panorama.am - Sport - 1 hour ago
Four-time Tata Steel winner Levon Aronian will participate in that tournament on January 10-25, 2015 in Wijk aan Zee, Netherlands. Aronian will play against Magnus Carlsen (Norway), Fabiano Caruana (Italy), Anish ...

Aronian to play against Nakamura

Panorama.am - Sport - 1 hour ago
Armenian Grandmaster Levon Aronian will have a match with Grandmaster Hikaru Nakamura (U.S.) in Saint Louis, U.S. at the end of November, 2014. The match will consist of 4 classic and ...

Renowned Armenian actor Sos Sargsyan’s 85th birthday anniversary

Tert.am - 1 hour ago
“He brought national spirit and taste to Armenian theater and cinema, especially during the period when no effort was spared to expand the influence of the Soviet spirit everywhere…”

Turkey: Woman murdered by husband in Istanbul

Tert.am - 1 hour ago
Cadirci was walking with her child in the Umraniye district before encountering her husband at approximately 4:30 p.m. The 40-year-old man stabbed Cadirci ...

“They went to be saved, what should they do if staying?”

Aravot.am - Culture - 1 hour ago
Premier ballet dancer and guest choreographer about mass departure of Opera Theatre It seemed that after the resignation of Rudolf Kharatyan, the chief choreographer of the Opera and Ballet National Academic Theatre after A....

Russia set for first joint tiger census with China

Panorama.am - Society - 1 hour ago
Environmentalists in Russias Far East are preparing for the first Amur tiger census in cooperation with China, a local tiger conservation activist said on Friday, TASS reports. Sergey Aramilev, the head ...

Russia set for first joint tiger census with China

Aysor.am - Society - 1 hour ago
According to China’s estimates, some 20 Amur tigers live in the country, while Russian environmentalists say there are no more than ten.

Armenia’s premier receives outgoing French ambassador

Tert.am - 1 hour ago
Armenia’s premier expressed his appreciation of Mr Henri Reynaud’s contribution to the Armenian-French relations, thanked him for close cooperation and wished him further success…

Foreign currency rate down

Armenpress.am - Economics - 2 hours ago
According to the exchange rates, defined by the Central Bank of the Republic of Armenia, on October 24 the dollar rate reduced by 0,29 drams and made 408,38 drams.

Suspicious substance reported at Canadian Consulate in Istanbul

Panorama.am - Society - 2 hours ago
Turkish authorities are investigating a suspicious substance at the Canadian Consulate in Istanbul, and security incidents also are being investigated at two other foreign consulates in Turkey's largest city, the ...

Surgeons transplant heart that had stopped beating

Tert.am - 2 hours ago
"It is too early to predict how many lives could be saved through transplantation each year if this technology were to be adopted as standard transplant practice in the future…"

Ebola crisis: Dozens monitored in Mali after first case reported

Tert.am - 2 hours ago
The World Health Organization said it was sending more experts to Mali to help contain the outbreak. Separately, a New York doctor who recently returned ...

Karabakh President attends Shahen Meghryan memorial opening

Armenpress.am - Artsakh - 2 hours ago
On 24 October Artsakh Republic President Bako Sahakyan visited the Tonashen village of the Martakert region and attended there a solemn ceremony of opening the memorial of Artsakh prominent political and military figure...

WTA Finals: Sharapova out despite win over Radwanska

Tert.am - 2 hours ago
The Russian could have kept alive her hopes with a straight-sets win in her final group match, but missed three match points ...

Jailed Azerbaijani rights activist nominated for Nobel Peace Prize

Tert.am - 2 hours ago
"I think it is the courage of Leyla that makes her exceptional. Despite the detention conditions, she remains firm on the issue ...

PM meets French Ambassador

Armenpress.am - Official - 2 hours ago
The Prime Minster of the Republic of Armenia Hovik Abrahamyan hosted the Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of France to Armenia Henri Reynaud, who finishes his diplomatic mission in our country.