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Villagers address a letter to Armenian Prime Minister over a tailing dump of Akhtala Mining Plant

Armen Rustamyan: ARFD's coalition with authorities depends on whether its 7 proposals will be fulfilled

Heritage Party about negotiations with president: "Terrorists hijacking planes are bad guys, but we have to negotiate with them to save hostages"

Parliamentary forces do not support Founding Parliament movement's steps

Head of Chinari rural community: Tension on the border should not cause panic

"Never Again" - Films telling about Genocide of Armenians screened at Sofia Film Festival

Nikol Pashinyan Tore to Bits SCPEC Armenia's Head

Armenian Assembly of America urges US Subcommittee to allocate $40 million in assistance to Armenia

Orange Contributing to the Project "Bringing Sight to Armenian Eyes"

Defense Ministry of Armenia sets up special organization to manage Karen Demirchyan Sports and Concert Facility

Beeline Announces "Information Technologies in my Life" Contest

SCR offers preferential fares for electric trains in April

Zhirair Sefilian: the "Founding Parliament" to Start 24/7 Tea Parties since April 24

Washington Forecast: USA Paying More Attention to Baku as a versus to Armenian-Russian Axis

Seyran Ohanyan: Russia assists Armenia globally

Tigran Urikhanyan leaves Prosperous Armenia Party

VTB Armenia Mortgage Portfolio to Increase by 10-20% in 2015

Baku blacklists journalists for attending medias forum in Yerevan

Defense Minister of Armenia says reasons why Armenian soldier crossed border into Azerbaijan must be sought in his family

Azerbaijan uses mortars on Line of Contact

Armenian soldier dies from heavy wounds received when repelling adversary

Traian Hristea: Metsamor NPP Prescheduled Shut-Down is the EU Main Purpose

Defence Minister: the Situation on the Front Line is Under Control of Armenian Armed Forces

In 2014 VTB Armenia Strengthened its Positions in Retail Business

VTB Armenia Bank Investments in Branch Network Modernization Exceeding 5 Million USD

Official: State Commission keeps an eye on large economic entities

Official: "ENA" CJSC quits discrimination against consumers

Raffi Hovannisian: Meeting of Armen Martirosyan and Rubik Hakobyan with Serzh Sargsyan does not run contrary to Heritage Party's stand

South Caucasus Railway: Efficiency of investments in railway infrastructure of Armenia evident

Magnitude 3.7 quake hits north of Armenia

British parliamentarian demands Government to recognize Genocide of Armenians

Valery Gergiev's concert in Yerevan postponed

Beeline supports screening of "Komitas: Crane of Melancholy" film-performance

Parliament Vice-Speaker Harshly Criticizing Levon Ter-Petrosyan's Speech on the Centennial of the Genocide

ACBA-CREDIT AGRICOLE BANK: new capacities on a new website

Ishkhan Mkhitaryan: Armenian Card ready for technological leap in credit card market

Ministry of Defence Armenia: The Karabakh Conflict Zone Situation is Tensed, but Under Control

Inspections Performed in Akhtala Ore Mining Plant

Former employees of Nairit Plant demand their wages again

Armenian Foreign Ministry tries to find out if there were Armenian citizens of board the crashed Airbus A320

Levon Ter-Petrosyan introduces his own option of All Armenian Declaration on 100th Anniversary of Armenian Genocide

Ukrainian political expert: Poroshenko due to abandon idea of Ukraine's liberation

National Assembly of Armenia passes draft resolution condemning Genocide against Greeks and Assyrians

Heidi Hautala: If Turkey recognizes Armenian Genocide, it will open doors for peaceful settlement of Karabakh conflict

Cyprus Parliament drafts bill criminalizing Armenian Genocide denial

Commandos: Tension in Karabakh conflict zone will continue till April 24

Views from Kiev: Kremlin passes on to a new phase of fundamental tragedy

Political expert: Uncertainty in Armenia-EU relations overcome

Belarus disclaims rumors about arms sale to Azerbaijan

Ambassador: Czech Republic will be represented at Armenian Genocide Centennial commemorations in Yereven at level of parliament vice speaker

26/03 16:21 Defense Ministry of Armenia sets up special organization to manage Karen Demirchyan Sports and Concert Facility

A state non-commercial organization has been set up at the Defense Ministry of Armenia to manage the Sports and Concert Facility after Karen Demirchyan. A relevant enactment was adopted at the Government, Thursday.

26/03/2015 16:20

Beeline Announces "Information Technologies in my Life" Contest

Beeline and College of "Eurasia" International University announced "Information Technologies in my Life" contest of essays. The contest aims to find out the role of information technologies in the life of present day school children, how harmoniously they are employed in education programs and whether the learning process benefits from them or not.

25/03/2015 10:36

Magnitude 3.7 quake hits north of Armenia

A magnitude 3.7 earthquake hit the north of Armenia at 8:01pm on March 24, according to the Ministry of Territorial Administration and Emergency Situation.

24/03/2015 16:39

Former employees of Nairit Plant demand their wages again

On March 24, the former employees of the Nairit Plant held a protest action in Yerevan to demand their wages from the authorities. Earlier they applied to Armenian Human Rights Defender Karen Andreasyan. Today they held a procession to the President's palace, however, no one met them there. Afterwards, Nairit's former employees made their way to the Parliament building.

24/03/2015 15:54

Armenian Foreign Ministry tries to find out if there were Armenian citizens of board the crashed Airbus A320

The Armenian Foreign Ministry is specifying information about possible presence of Armenian citizens on board the Airbus A320, which was flying from Barcelona to Dusseldorf, Foreign Ministry Spokesman Tigran Balayan has told ArmInfo.

14/03/2015 15:36

Kapan Slaughterhouse Employees Disclosed with Brucellosis

Kapan saughterhouse employees have been disclosed with brucellosis.It is said in "Aware and Protected Consumer" NGO's statement that up today 15 people have been disclosed with the diagnosis. It has been stated that infection with brucellosis can take place as a result of a direct contact with carrier animals or consuming infected products such as unpasteurized milk or cheese made of unpasteurized milk.

13/03/2015 14:02

Armenian NSS and Police put kingpin Levon Ghazaryan murder suspects on the wanted list

The National Security Service and the Police of Armenia have put the March 4 murder suspects on the wanted the list. To recall, on March 4, kingpin Levon Ghazaryan (a.k.a. Yerrordmastsi Lyovik) was killed near Nubarashen penitentiary. According to media reports, three persons closest to Mher Sedrakyan, MP from the ruling Republican Party of Armenia, have already been detained.

13/03/2015 12:49

VivaCell-MTS supports National Center for Oncology in getting a state-of-the-art fluoroscopy and radiography device

VivaCell-MTS continues cooperating with the National Center for Oncology after V. Fanarjyan. The press office of VivaCell-MTS has told ArmInfo that this year the center has acquired a "Plessart VIVO" ("Toshiba", Japan) universal remote control digital fluoroscopy and analog radiography comprehensive device. The company has provided AMD 60 million for the acquisition of the equipment.

13/03/2015 12:34

European Parliament calls for recognition of Armenian Genocide

On 12 March, the European Parliament adopted the Annual Report on Human Rights and Democracy in the world 2013, European Friends of Armenia (EuFoA) reports. Several clauses of this document are relevant to Armenia, especially the paragraph that "calls, ahead of the 100th anniversary of the Armenian genocide, on all the Member States to acknowledge it, and encourages the Member States and the EU institutions to contribute further to its recognition.

10/03/2015 13:34

Prosecutor General of Armenia is at Loss to Speak of Crime Wave Reasons in Armenia

Prosecutor General of Armenia Gevorg Kostanyan is at loss to speak of the crime wave reasons in Armenia. After the government meeting on March 10 the journalists asked Kostanyan to comment on the recent bloody shootout. Criminal kingpin Levon Ghazaryan was killed in the shootout in Yerevan. During the shootout in Gyumri six people were severely injured and taken to hospital.

09/03/2015 00:40

Armenian Men are Also Eager to Look Young

“ArmInfo” News Agency interview with “Erebuni” medicenter plastic surgeon Nara Tornikova Vardapetyan

03/03/2015 17:15

Nairit Plant employees threaten to sit on hunger strike unless their salaries are paid

The dismissed employees of the Nairit Plant have gathered outside the government building on March 3 demanding Prime Minister Hovik Abrahamyan to submit an exact schedule of paying the arrears of wages.

02/03/2015 16:50

Comrades-in-Arms of Albert Safaryan have been Detained Based on the Case of the Soldier's Suicide

Soldier Albert Safaryan's three comrades-in-arms - company top sergeant Arayik Sukiasyan, soldier Gevorg Ghazaryan and junior sergeant Mihran Hovakimya - have been detained within the framework of Albert's suicide.

02/03/2015 16:22

Gallup: 43% of Armenia's citizens consider unemployment to be the most topical problem

43% of Armenia's citizens consider unemployment and tension escalation on the border to be the most topical problems, Aram Navasardyan, Head of the Yerevan Office of Gallup International Association, said at a press conference in Yerevan when presenting the findings of the public opinion poll.

17/02/2015 11:17

Platoon commander faces charges, after military student is found hanged from chin-up bar

Platoon commander of the Military Academy after Vazgen Sargsyan, Artyom Avetisyan, has faced charges over the murder of the military student Haykaz Barseghyan, according to the investigation Committee press-office,

10/02/2015 16:23

Sociologist: Armenia is the 56th by the number of deliberate murders in the world

Armenia has occupied the 56th place in the world by the number of deliberate murders, director of the "Sociometer" centre for sociological research, Aharon Adibelyan, said at today's press-conference.

09/02/2015 16:51

Triplets born in Yerevan's Erebouni Medical Center

Yerevan's Erebouni Medical Center has registered a rare case: 25-year-old Angela Mnatsakanyan has given birth to triplets. Obstetric officer Anaida Ananyan told ArmInfo that this is a rare phenomenon as triplets are more often born in cases of artificial insemination.

04/02/2015 13:22

Head of Yerevan Road Police dismissed

Head of the Yerevan Road Police Arsen Arshakyan has been dismissed, the Police press office told ArmInfo. The reasons of the dismissal are not reported. Arshakyan is now in the personnel reserve.

30/01/2015 18:05

Armenian policeman accused of robbing houses of Iranians living in Yerevan

An Armenian policeman has been accused of having robbed the houses of a number of Iranians living in Yerevan.

30/01/2015 11:09

Criminal case opened over death of soldier in Yerevan

A criminal case was opened over the death of Haykaz Barseghyan, a soldier of the educational military unit in Yerevan. The body of Haykaz Barseghyan was found hanged from a chin-up bar on the sports ground at his military unit on Jan 29 morning.

29/01/2015 17:18

Well-known actor Vardan Petrosyan sentenced to 5 years in jail

Well-known actor Vardan Petrosyan has been sentenced to 5 years in jail. In addition, he has been deprived of a driving license for 2 years. To recall, the prosecutor demanded 6.5-year imprisonment for Vardan Petrosyan.

27/01/2015 11:48

Newspaper: Permyakov was not acquainted with Avetisyans family

According to a Yerevan-based Haykakan Zhamanak (Armenian Time) Daily, Valery Permyakov - the Russian soldier who stands accused of murdering 7 persons of the same family in Gyumri, Armenia - was not acquainted with his victims.

26/01/2015 17:22

Police: Valery Permyakov might have acted not alone

The criminal case on the vicious family murder in Gyumri includes many stories related to the crime scenario. One of the stories says the murderer Valery Permyakov might have acted not alone, Hunan Poghosyan, deputy head of the Armenia Police, told reporters, Monday.

22/01/2015 11:53

As Hepatitis C detected at Kajaran Medial Center, all hospitals in Armenia will undergo strict control

Health Ministry of Armenia has convened, Wednesday, after cases of Hepatitis C were detected at the Kajaran Medical Center lately.

21/01/2015 16:29

Bank employee tries to steal a great sum of money

An employee of one of the banks in Abovyan (Kotayk Marz of Armenia), tried to steal a great sum of money from the bank. The press service of Armenian Police has told ArmInfo that on Jan 19 the Police received an alarm that 34.5 mln AMD, 30 thsd USD and 4.5 thsd EUR disappeared from the bank vault.

20/01/2015 17:41

Requiem service for 6-month-old Seryozha Avetisyan starts in Gyumri

A requiem service for 6-month-old Seryozha Avetisyan has started at Sourb Nshan Church in Gyumri.

20/01/2015 11:16

Action in memory of 6-month-old Seryozha to be organized outside Armenia's Embassy in Russia on 21 January

Union of Armenians of Russia will organize a flower-laying ceremony outside the Embassy of Armenia in Russia in memory of Seryozha Avetisyan, who died of stab wounds in hospital on the 7th day after his entire family was shot dead in Gyumri, Armenia.

20/01/2015 11:16

Ceremonial funeral of little Seryozha Avetisyan will be held in Gyumri on January 21

Ceremonial funeral of little Seryozha Avetisyan - the survived member of the family viciously murdered in the town of Gyumri - will be held in Gyumri on January 21.

19/01/2015 16:59

Injured baby from Gyumri dies

Seryozha Avetisyan, six-month baby injured in Gyumri on Jan 12, died on Monday at 5:02 PM.

19/01/2015 15:35

Protesters against family murder in Gyumri facing criminal charges

The Investigation Committee of Armenia has announced in a statement that criminal charges have been brought against some participants in the January 15 spontaneous actions of protests in Gyumri. The Committee told ArmInfo, some of the detained protesters are charged with hooliganism and arbitrary actions against the Police.

19/01/2015 12:34

Child that survived family murder in Gyumri undergoing peritoneal dialysis

The health of the six-month-old Seryozha Avetisyan - the only survivor of the family murder in Gyumri - is getting worse, as the child is suffering from cardio- vascular deficiency and kidney failure, the Health Ministry reports.