A group of painters and photographers living and working in Armenia and abroad have placed their works for sale online to assist Armenian forces on the frontline and families relocated from Artsakh.
"Let them wear these capes in peaceful conditions and protect themselves from the rain. It is important that everyone stands by the soldiers, "says Tatev's mom, Gayaneh Vardanyan.
The demonstrators told Hetq that during the rally they called for peace and an end to violence and terrorism.
Artsakh Foreign Minister Masis Mayilyan has accused Azerbaijan and Turkey, and the terrorists supporting them, of violating international laws by targeting civilians in the ongoing fighting along the Artsakh-Azerbaijan border.
Armenian Ministry of Defense representative Artsrun Hovhannisyan, at a press conference today in Yerevan, reported that the Azerbaijani military losses to date amount to 790 servicemen killed and some 1,900 wounded combatants.
During a Yerevan press conference today, organized by the ArmenPress news agency, Armenia’s National Center for Disease Control and Prevention (NCDCP) Epidemiology Department Head Lusineh Paronyan said that teachers in the country continue to be test
The school with 305 students and 42 staffers is in Yerevan’s Erebuni Administrative District. The number of students in the elementary school has increased in recent years
Employees of other Veolia Water branches have also received dismissal notices. Arkady Hasratyan and Vazgen Aghumyan are two of them.
Significant swaths of Armenia’s forests have been infected with a variety of plant-eating insects and diseases (tree blight) in 2020 according to country’s environment ministry.
An Armenian court has sentenced Iranian citizen Omran Mohammed Baniadamjtari to twelve years for attempting to smuggle 2.6 kilograms of opium into the country from Iran.
Tchagharyan produces around 1.5 tons of honey yearly. He boasts that it’s the best honey around.
I suggest that the couple, married for fifty years, celebrate their golden wedding anniversary. They laugh.
Torosyan called on the citizens to follow the decisions of the State of Emergency Command, not to leave their homes unnecessarily, and to observe hygiene directives.
The minister said that 1,440 people have been tested for the virus.
The Armenian government today decided to prohibit people from leaving their homes except to buy food, medicine, other necessary household items, and in cases exempted by the State of Emergency Command.
Nanushyan made her remarks at a press conference during which she provided an overview of the global health crisis resulting from the spread of the virus.
China defeated the virus because it was organized. I am sure that Armenia will also overcome this with the cooperation and cohesiveness of all citizens.
Studies show that in 2016-2018, most of drugs and supplies in the penitentiaries were purchased from Natali Pharm LLC, owned by the family of former MP Samvel Aleksanyan.
Hetq continues to present the state of Yerevan’s Circular Park land, divided amongst former officials and their affiliates for years.
Retired Armenian Army General Manvel Grigoryan never made it to court today in Yerevan and his trial had to be postponed until December 24.
Grigoryan’s wife Nazik Amiryan, charged with aiding and abetting her husband and son in obtaining and concealing the arms and ammunition, was seen by her husband’s side in the Yerevan courtroom.
Armenia’s Court of Appeals has reduced the sixteen year sentence of Ashot Sukiasyan, the businessman originally found guilty of large-scale embezzlement and money laundering in the Cyprus offshore fiasco, to six years.
The Yerevan Municipality, arguing that Sanitek hadn’t fulfilled its contractual obligations to collect and dispose of trash in the Armenian capital, recently voided its contract with the Beirut-based company.
At today’s Yerevan Municipal Council session, Mayor Hayk Marutyan said that events would take place throughout the capital and a gala at the Opera House.
Vahan Martirosyan, a student at Yerevan’s Brusov State Linguistic and Social Sciences University, has launched a series of seminars and discussions on waste management and recycling in Yerevan and the regions.
Residents of Artchis have again blocked a stretch of the Bagratashen-Vanadzor highway to protest the lack of drinking water in their community of 1,100 in Armenia’s northern Tavush Province.
English author J. R. R. Tolkien’s The Hobbit novel, which increased in popularity after the film series was produced, now has a small “facsimile” in the rolling hills of Dilijan, a resort town in Armenia.
Residents of the Ararat Province village of Kaghtsrashen demonstrated outside the Government Building in Yerevan today, complaining that they haven’t had irrigation water for the past seven days.
A group of pupils from the Armenian Saturday school in Colorado, the U.S., arrived in Armenia on July 7 and toured the schools in the border villages of Baregamavan and Voskevan.
Residents of Artchis, a vilage in Armenia’s northern Tavoush Province blocked a stretch of the Bagratashen-Vanadzor highway to protest the lack of potable water in their community.
29-year-old Nanor first visited Armenia ten years ago, when she went to Akhpradzor village for a working visit.
The 100% shareholder of the company is former MP Garegin Nushikyan. Rent prices were set by a decision of the Yerevan Council of Elders, signed by former Mayor Taron Margaryan on December 23, 2015.
The theme of both the school and the conference is complex quantum complex systems out of balance in many-particle physics and beyond.
The move is seen as a response to Yerevan’s mounting waste collection crisis and criticism of Sanitek, the company contracted to collect and dispose of garbage. The company has been fined several times over the past year for not meeting its
A long defunct café in Yerevan’s Green Ring is being dismantled on the orders of the Yerevan Municipality.
Prosperous Armenia Party MP Naira Zohrabyan, who was chairing the hearing, severely scolded Martirosyan for raising a topic, the plight of transgender people in Armenia, not included in the official agenda.
“There’s uncertainty in the matter and I don’t understand why Nazeni Gharibyan decided that I wasn’t legitimate,” the San Francisco born Orbelian told reporters at a press conference today in Yerevan, adding that he wanted to stay on at the job.
Shant views painting as a psychological state of mind, not a profession. It’s a lifestyle choice.
The body of a Nubarashen Correctional Facility inmate was found hanging from the bars of his cell’s window today, this according to Department of Corrections Public Affairs Director Nona Naviryan.
Ferik Mayor Hasanian believes that if there are departments for national minorities available in universities, the number of those willing to study in higher education institutions will increase.
Yelk Faction MP Alen Simonyan met with the protesters and requested information on a number of individual cases. Simonyan promised to discuss the cases with the justice ministry.
Dashtadem is a small village in Armenia’s Lori Province, located next to Armenian-Georgian border. Having more than 1,000 inhabitants in the 1960s, that number has dropped to some 200 today.
Yesterday’s raid lasted for several hours, Hakobyan said, preventing website employees from working for most of the day.
Davit Hambardzumyan, the mayor Masis, a town in Armenia’s Ararat Province, charged with organizing and participating in assaults on April 22 against pro-Nikol Pashinyan supporters, was released from pretrial detention after he paid AMD 5 million bail.
Souren Sepkhanyan, a 60-year-old resident of Koti, a Tavush village bordering Azerbaijan, was injured by Azerbaijani large caliber arms fire last night.
The director testified that in 2008, Abrahamyan (then President of the National Assembly) and other high-ranking officials impeded the company’s operation and demanded a 60% share of the stock, threatening that the mines would be closed otherwise.
Armenia’s Special Investigative Service has told Hetq that it can’t provide details at the moment as to why it has invited Levon Yeranosyan, the former commander of the internal police forces, in for questioning.
Lawyers for former Armenian President Robert Kocharyan say that yesterday’s decision by the Special Investigative Service (SIS) to prevent their client from leaving the country, by having him sign an affidavit to that effect, is illegal given an August 13 Court of Appeals ruling that Kocharyan has immunity and cannot be prosecuted for the March 1, 2008 post- election violence in Yerevan that killed ten.