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No right to rebel in any international documents – Armenia’s prosecutor general

Tert.amArmenia26 min ago

It is too early to make a legal assessment of the status of the paramedics that arrived at the police building an armed group attacked on July 17.But if they are kept there against their will and their right to leave the place or...

Wendell Lira quits football for new career

 Wendell Lira has called time on his professional football career to pursue a life as a gaming YouTuber. The name should ring the bell as he was awarded with the FIFA Puskas Award 2015 pipping Lionel Messi for his nimble half-...

Pope Francis stands under 'Arbeit Macht Frei' sign as he visits Auschwitz to reflect on horrors committed at Nazi death camp and 'let his tears flow' 

Tert.amWorld59 min ago

Pope Francis paid a somber visit to the Nazi German death camp of Auschwitz-Birkenau on Friday, becoming the third consecutive pontiff to make the pilgrimage to the place where Adolf Hitler's forces killed more than one...

Russian military base serviceman found in Yerevan – Police

Tert.amArmenia1 hour ago

A contract serviceman of the Russian 102nd Military Base stationed in Gyumri was handed over to his command after being found in Yerevan on Thursday, the Armenian Police say in a statement. The serviceman was earlier reported to...

Turkey detains top businessmen over failed coup attempt

Turkish authorities on July 29 widened their post-coup crackdown to the business sector, detaining three top businessmen as part of investigations into the activities of US-based Islamic scholar Fethullah Gülen. Security forces...

Azerbaijan keeps violating truce on Karabakh frontline

Tert.amArmenia3 hours ago

Azerbaijan’s armed forces continued violating the ceasefire along the Nagorno-Karabakh Line of Contact overnight, shooting bullets from firearms of different calibers, including a 60mm mine launcher (2 mines in the east). A total...

US social media star hurt in crash

US teenage social media celebrity Hayes Grier is recovering in hospital after a car crash, BBC News reports, citing his spokeswoman. No other details were given about the accident involving the former Dancing with the Stars...

Global warming causing swathes of jellyfish to flock to British beaches

Global warming is causing swathes of jellyfish to flock to British beaches as warmer seas attract the stinging menaces, the Telegraph reports. The number of jellyfish blooms, when jellies mass together, are on the rise in coastal...

Amazon boss becomes third richest man

Tert.amBusiness5 hours ago

Strong earnings from Amazon and a boost to the company's stock have made its founder, Jeff Bezos, the world's third richest man, Reuters reports, citing Forbes. Mr Bezos's owns 18% of Amazon's shares, which...

By weakening Armenia you are also threatening Artsakh’s future - Union of Freedom Fighters of Artsakh

Tert.amArmenia17 hours ago

The Union of Freedom Fighters of Artsakh (Nagorno-Karabakh) issued a statement on the actions of the armed group that attacked a police station in Yerevan.The statement reads:“An armed attack on a station of a police regiment the...

Oracle buys cloud pioneer NetSuite for $9.3bn

Tert.amBusiness18 hours ago

Software giant Oracle has announced it is buying NetSuite, a pioneer of the fast-growing world of cloud computing, in a deal worth $9.3bn (£7.1bn), the BBC reports.Oracle, like other software companies, has focused on expanding...

Hostage-paramedics supplied with food, medicines – official

Tert.amArmenia18 hours ago

The three paramedics that have for the third day been held hostages by the armed group that attacked a police building in Yerevan on July 17 have been supplied with food and medicines, Taguhi Stepanyan, Head of the Ambulance CJSC...

Pottermania awakens as new play, book, film revive magical world

Tert.amCulture19 hours ago

It's been five years since fans of "Harry Potter" tearfully said goodbye to the boy wizard they had grown up with, but a new play, book release and spin-off film are casting his spell all over again, Reuters...

Lloyds cuts a further 3,000 jobs and doubles branch closure plan

Tert.amBusiness19 hours ago

Lloyds has accelerated its job-cutting scheme, axing a further 3,000 roles, even as it reported a 101% increase in pre-tax profits, the BBC reports.It has also doubled its planned branch closures, with 200 more set to vanish from...

Merkel rules out migrant policy reversal after attacks

Tert.amWorld20 hours ago

Recent attacks in Germany involving asylum-seekers would not change its willingness to take in refugees, the BBC reports quoting Chancellor Angela Merkel as saying.She said the attackers "wanted to undermine our sense of...