Fundamentally, Armenia may be pro-Russian but it does not mean that it may be pro-Putin, Richard Giragosian says

Ex-defense minister of Armenia: NKR Defense Army brilliantly conducted a risky special operation

Seyran Ohanyan: Parts of Armenian helicopter downed by Azerbaijan to be submitted for examination

Armenia confirms it will participate in Baku 2015 European Games, Patrick Hickey says

OSCE Minsk Group Co-Chairs' Nov 19 statement changed due to Azerbaijan's hysteria

Armenian Defense Ministry hints at big losses in Azerbaijani army due to special operation of NKR Special Forces

Armenia's banks have opportunity to expand their customer base in regions

Armenian Special Forces' actions excite admiration but they do not justify the criminal negligence of Armenian leadership, Artsakh war veteran says

NKR Defense Army Special Forces recover remains of downed Mi-24 helicopter crew

Minister advises Armenian jewelers to hire Indian diamond-cutters to enhance labor efficiency

In 2014 Armenia reduced imports of rough diamonds mostly due to decline in supplies to Russia

Karen Mirzoyan: Karabakh authorities have been taking all the necessary steps for returning of the bodies of the members of MI-24 crew

Every third resident of Armenia is "statistically" poor

Vahe Hakobyan dismissed from the position of the Head of Armenia's Water Management Committee

Ameria Management Advisory enlarges geography of its activities

David Babayan: James Warlick has de facto recognized the presence of a state border between Nagorno-Karabakh and Azerbaijan

MP from Armenian National Congress: Non-power parliamentary forces should be guided by statements of Ruben Hakobyan rather than Raffi Hovannisian

Raffi Hovannisian: Such a short distance between Armenian helicopter and Azeri positions raises numerous questions to Armenian command

Russian professor: Russia's political forces, starting from government officials to opposition, use xenophobic slogans

View from Moscow: Accession to Eurasian Economic Union will not increase number of Armenian citizens migrating to Russia

Expert: Developments in domestic political life of Armenia by no means comply with geopolitical processes in the world

France advocates returning Armenian pilots' bodies to Armenia

Russian professor: In case of the economic crisis growing, we have to expect much outflow of migrants from Russia

Political expert: Armenia has to choose between a maidan and a compromise with the opposition

Green activists again find violations at small hydro power plants (HPP) "Khachaghbyur-1" and "Khachaghbyur-2"

Surfactant saves lives of 135 premature babies in Armenia

Beelines supports repair of Artanish Cultural Center's roof

Stepanakert: Nagorny Karabakh Defense Army bears no relation to murder of Azerbaijani soldier

Head of Water Management Committee still performs his duties

Cooperation agreement between ACBA-CREDIT AGRICOLE BANK and VTB Bank (Armenia) opens up new opportunities for their cardholders

Azerbaijani Defense Ministry surprised at OSCE Minsk Group Co-Chairs' statement

Expert: Progress in Iran's nuclear talks with the West will not cause changes in its relations with the South Caucasus nations

Expert: Latest geopolitical shifts have given Iran good ground for active foreign political moves

Heritage Party discontented at decision of Parliament Commission for Foreign Affairs

Azerbaijan's parliament vice speaker qualifies OSCE MG co-chairs' statement as absurd

Armenia not to exchange Azeri raiders for bodies of three pilots of downed Armenian helicopter

Piano Battle in Yerevan: Germany's Piano Virtuosi Andreas Kern vs Paul Cibis

ACBA-Credit Agricole Bank, World Vision Armenia and Hayastan All Armenian Fund open Education Center in Gavar

OSCE co-chairs urge Azerbaijan to permit recovery of bodies of crew of shot-down Armenian helicopter

United States again uses just declarative phrases to comment on shooting down of Armenian helicopter by Azeris

Mass media: Robert Kocharyan and a group of oligarchs are going to repay Armenia's foreign debt

Armenian FM using all possible contacts to find out what has happened to crew of Armenian helicopter downed by Azeris

Tbilisi: Nothing is being done to reopen Abkhazian railway

Beeline and "Professionals" Foundation to cooperate under youth programs

First mobile bank in Armenia - mConverse - is already available for Converse Bank customers

PACE condemns Azerbaijan's use of prisoner transfer treaty in 'Safarov case'

Iran's Ambassador displeased with situation in Nagorno-Karabakh conflict zone

Nagorno-Karabakh conflict isn't resolved because of Baku's approaches

Expert: By its behavior Azerbaijan has launched an open challenge against international structures

Parliamentary opposition refuses to negotiate with Government

20/11 15:36 Piano Battle in Yerevan: Germany's Piano Virtuosi Andreas Kern vs Paul Cibis

UK and Germany embassies in Armenia continue the cycle of memorable events timed to the 100th anniversary of the WWI that was launched on 31 October and will be over on 5 Decmeber.

19/11/2014 16:04

Armenian Orphan Rug goes on display at White House Visitor Center

The much-anticipated unveiling of the Ghazi Rug, commonly referred to the Armenian Orphan rug took place Tuesday morning with the kick-off of week-long exhibit at the White House Visitor Center.

17/11/2014 14:24

Armenia is the third at 2014 Junior Eurovision Song Context

Armenia's Betty (Elizabeth Danielyan) took the bronze with "People of the Sun" at 2014 Junior Eurovision Song Contest with 146 points.

17/11/2014 14:22

Australian History Channel to air a documentary on Armenian Genocide

The Australian History Channel will be airing a documentary on the Armenian Genocide, Armenian National Committee of Australia reported.

17/11/2014 12:38

Archeologists study history of grape-growing and wine-making in Areni

Archeologists are studying the history of grape-growing and wine-making in Areni, Vayots Dzor. As a result of further excavations in the well-known Areni-1 cave (where they earlier found the world's oldest shoe, 5,500 year-old), they have found fragments of grape grown from 4,000 BC to XIV-XV AD.

10/11/2014 15:23

Middle Paleolithic site with millions artifacts nonplus archeologists

A Middle Paleolithic Neanderthal site has been discovered in the village of Arevut, Aragatsotn region.

10/11/2014 14:05

Early man site found in Armenia

Talking to ArmInfo, Boris Gasparyan, research fellow at the Institute of Archaeology and Ethnography, National Academy of Science of Armenia, said a 1.8 million-year-old man site Dmanisi was earlier discovered in the territory of Georgia. This aroused some questions about migration of prehistoric humans out of Africa.

31/10/2014 12:47

Brazilian Film 'Boy and the World' animated film - winner of Armenian Animation Festival ReAnimania

The winners of the 6th edition of the Yerevan / Armenian Animation Festival ReAnimania were announced Thursday. The winner of the Festival in the category of Best Animated Film was The Boy And The World (2013 Brazil) by Ale Abreu.

20/10/2014 19:06

Between October 25-31 the 6th edition of ReAnimania to be held in Yerevan

As director of the festival Vrazh Kasumi told Arminfo correspondent, the opening film of the festival is JACK AND THE CUCKOO-CLOCK HEART (2013), Dir.: Stephane Berla, Mathias Malzieu. Yerevan Premieres: MINUSCULE – VALLEY OF THE LOST ANTS (2013), Dir.: Thomas Szabo, Helene Giraud. THE BOY AND THE WORLD (2013), Dir.: Ale Abreu and ROCKS IN MY POCKETS (2014), Dir: Signe Baumane

18/10/2014 11:55

Armenia presents books on Armenian Genocide at Frankfurt Book Fair

Armenia participated in the Frankfurt Book Fair on October 8-12. Armenian Deputy Minister of Culture Nerses Ter-Vardanyan said at today's briefing that the Armenian pavilion caused a great interest among the guests and participants. Armenia exhibited hundreds of books in both Armenian and foreign languages, including albums and books dedicated to the Armenian art and culture.

17/10/2014 14:17

Ambassador: Festival of Iranian film to be held in Yerevan

As press-service of the Ministry reported, welcoming the guest, the RA Minister of Culture expressed her satisfaction and gratitude to the Armenian-Iranian cultural relations, as well as work carried out by Iran for the conservation of Armenian cultural heritage. Both sides reaffirmed the importance of cultural heritage preservation and willingness of the two sides to continue this process.

10/10/2014 18:34

Charles Aznavour hospitalized

World-renowned French-Armenian singer, Ambassador of Armenia to Switzerland Charles Aznavour has been hospitalized with infection he has been suffering from for several days. AFP reports that Aznavou's concert scheduled for Friday evening in Geneva has been postponed, the event organizer said.

06/10/2014 12:48

Youth Film Festival "Yes Em" award winners announced

"Armenia my country" by Garnik Karapetyan (Armenia) - Best Documentary Film "Solitude" by Dima Dedok (Belarus) - Best Animated Film "SIsters" by Margaret Kosmol - Best Debut Grand Prix went to "Karot" by Nara Karapetyan (Armenia).

16/09/2014 17:34

2,000-year-old frescoes found in territory of Greater Armenia

Pavel Avetisyan, Director of the Institute of Archaeology and Ethnography of the National Academy of Sciences of Armenia, has told ArmInfo that this year the excavations found a construction with frescoes. Such a construction has been found in Artashat for the first time. The fragments of the frescoes have been preserved rather well, however, only the recovery work can show the images on the frescoes.

16/09/2014 17:29

Archeologists find an old tomb of a high-class man on the side of Mount Aragats

Archeologists have found an old tomb of a high-class man in near the village of Gegharot on the side of Mount Aragats.

12/09/2014 14:57

HIGH FEST International Performing Arts Festival to kick off on 1 October

Like over the previous years, the HIGH FEST International Performing Arts Festival welcomes performing arts companies and artists to present their productions in all genres of performing arts including theatre (drama, comedy, mime, movement, circus, street performances, puppet/marionette, fingers theatre, visual), dance (modern, folk, classic etc.), music (opera, classical, musical, contemporary, jazz, folk etc) and other forms of performing arts.

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