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20:31
Police: 50 cases of crime detected over the past day in Armenia
According to the operations reports of Police of the Republic of Armenia, 50 cases of crime were detected by officers of various police...
20:11
Erdogan says France has no right to speak about East Mediterranean
Turkey's President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said France has no right to speak on affairs regarding Cyprus, Ahval News reported It reminds...
19:56
PM hosts renowned scientist Raymond Damadian
Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan today hosted renowned Armenian scientist, inventor and physician Raymond Damadian, the creator of the magnetic...
19:40
Armenian, Artsakh air defense forces hold military exercises with live fire
On June 18, the air defense forces of the RA Armed Forces launched military exercises with live fire with the involvement of Artsakh ...
18:16
Mogherini: Keeping Iran nuclear deal alive 'is not easy'
The European Union says it will consider Iran to be complying with its obligations under a multinational nuclear deal until scientific evidence...
17:55
Rev. Fr. Kirakos Davtyan to serve as Vicar in the Armenian Diocese of Georgia
By the Pontifical Order of His Holiness Karekin II, Supreme Patriarch and Catholicos of All Armenians; Rev. Fr. Vasken Mirzakhanyan, completing...
17:36
Armenia’s marriage rates up in first five months
Number of marriages increased in Armenia in the first five months of 2019, according to the latest figures released by the he Civil Status Acts...
16:55
Vahe Grigoryan elected judge of the Constitution Court
The Armenian National Assembly voted in favor of Vahe Grigoryan’s candidacy to occupy the vacant seat of a judge at the Constitutional...
16:34
Water trucks ready to put out possible wildfires in Khosrov Forest Reserve, deputy head says
Water tank trucks stand ready to extinguish possible wildfires in Armenia’s Khosrov Forest Reserve, Deputy Director Smbat Gharibyan...
15:49
Mkhitar Hayrapetyan quits as head of Armenian delegation to Euronest
Ruling My Step MP Mkhitar Hayrapetyan has stepped down as head of the Armenian delegation to Euronest. Hayrapetyan took to Facebook live to...
15:00
More EU leaders sign up to carbon net-zero goal by 2050 ahead of summit
Germany has joined a growing number of EU nations to back going carbon neutral by mid-century, EU documents show, building momentum for the...
14:46
Artsakh soldier killed in road accident
A contract serviceman of the Artsakh Defense Army has died in the wake of a road accident on Tuesday. The soldier, identified as Arayik...
14:00
Tokyo 2020 medal podiums to be made of recycled plastic
The medal podiums of the 32nd Summer Olympic Games Tokyo 2020 will be created of plastic waste and plastic bottles collected from Japan and the...
13:35
Michel Platini arrested amid investigation into award of 2022 World Cup to Qatar
Former UEFA president Michel Platini has been arrested over the awarding of the 2022 World Cup, Daily Mirror reported. French legend...
13:31
Armenian parliament set to elect new Constitutional Court judge today
The Armenian National Assembly launched its regular four-day session on Tuesday morning. Lawmakers are set to debate on, among other things, the...
13:05
Foreign Ministry welcomes Congressman Frank Pallone’s call for direct U.S.-Artsakh ties
Spokesperson of the Artsakh Foreign Ministry Ani Sargsyan has commented on the statement made by Congressman Frank Pallone on June 13 in the...
12:47
Yerevan appellate court denies bail for Manvel Grigoryan
The Yerevan Court of Appeals, presided over by judge Narine Hovakimyan, on Monday rejected an appeal of the attorneys of Manvel Grigoryan, a...
12:07
Another border village gets street lighting system in Armenia
Located about 7 km from Nakhichevan's border, Armenia's Gomk village is now provided with street lighting. After the collapse of the...
11:50
Armenian FM to meet with Azerbaijani counterpart, top U.S. officials in Washington
Armenian Foreign Minister Zohrab Mnatsakanyan is leaving for Washington D.C. on a working visit on Tuesday. Mnatsakanyan is expected to meet...
11:36
‘Marry me and stay with me forever’: Mkhitaryan ties the knot
The captain of Armenia’s national football team and Arsenal midfielder Henrikh Mkhitaryan on Monday married Betty Vardanyan, the...
10:57
Egypt's ousted president Mohammed Morsi dies during trial
Egypt's former President Mohammed Morsi, ousted by the military in 2013 after one year in office, has collapsed in a courtroom and died,...
10:52
Armenian Church commemorates St. Gayane and her companions
The Armenian Apostolic Church honors today the memory of St. Gayane and her companions. All churches across the country are set to celebrate a...
10:33
CoE reaffirms readiness to support Armenian government’s reform agenda
Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan of Armenia received on Monday a delegation led by Council of Europe (CoE) Deputy Secretary General Gabriella...
20:21
New postcard dedicated to the theme “Council of Europe” cancelled in Yerevan
A two-sided postcard with 1 stamp dedicated to the theme “Council of Europe” has been cancelled and put into circulation by...
19:51
Donald Trump calls London mayor a 'disaster'
US President Donald Trump has once again criticised London Mayor Sadiq Khan, calling him a "national disgrace" who is destroying the...
19:16
Greece threatens Turkey with EU sanctions
Greece and Cyprus will push their EU partners to penalize Turkey, including the possible option of sanctions, if Ankara is verified to have...
18:52
Armenian version of the book about Chess Champion Tigran Petrosian presented in Yerevan
The presentation of the Armenian version of the book “The Games of Thrones. How to Win in Chess” about Armenian grandmaster, the...
18:28
Risk of fires high across Armenia, MES warns
Armenia’s ministry of emergency situations reports that the amount of fires has increased 6 times in the first half of June of the current...
17:25
Symbolic protest held in front of the President’s Office ‘to remind president of his constitutional duties’
Activists of Civil Consciousness NGO and AntiFake.am fact checking initiative are holding a protest at Baghramyan 26, in front of the...
16:52
Second torch lit in Khor Virap for the 7th Pan-Armenian Games
The second torch lighting ceremony for the 7th Pan-Armenian Games took place at Khor Virap monastery located on the hills of Ararat province in...

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