Armenia's festival of beards slated for September 2018PanArmenian.netSocietyArmenia1 month ago Details have not been disclosed, the venue hasn't been chosen yet. Contests for the longest, shortest and funniest beards will be held. Read more: panarmenian.net SunChild 7th Int'l Environmental Festival wraps up in ArmeniaPanArmenian.netSocietyWildlifeArmeniaSweden11 hours ago The winner International WildLife category is "Lemming, the Little Giant of the North" by Zoltan Torok from Sweden. Child mortality rate in Armenia notably dropped in 1990-2016: UNPanArmenian.netSocietyChildrenArmenia7 hours ago The number of deaths among children under five has decreased from 50 for every 1,000 births in 1990 to 13 in 2016 in Armenia. Women in still underrepresented in Armenian government: reportPanArmenian.netSocietyGovernmentEuropeArmenia12 hours ago Fewer women hold positions of power in Armenia than those in European countries, a recent report by the Council of Europe revealed. Turkish police arrest chief of NGO that sought to reach out to ArmeniaPanArmenian.netPoliceArmenia8 hours ago Osman Kavala was detained at Istanbul's Ataturk airport after flying in from the southern city of Gaziantep, the Dogan news agency said. Armenia: World Bank forecasts 3.7% GDP growth in 2017PanArmenian.netEconomyWorldArmenia6 hours ago Growth and poverty reduction prospects over the medium term remain positive in the country but subject to significant uncertainty.