Armenia & Karabakh

MUMBAI and YEREVAN — Russian-Armenian impact investors and social entrepreneurs Ruben Vardanyan and Veronika Zonabend have collaborated with Anand Mahindra, chairman of the Mahindra Group, a global group of companies based in India,[...]

BOSTON — A parent will do anything to help his or her child live a normal life. But, what if your child were born with life altering birthmark on their face? There is technology to treat your child, but you have no access to it. And even[...]

BERLIN — “Millions on The Move: Need for Development and Integration,” a conference spearheaded by Aurora Dialogues Berlin, is intended to explore how the European Union, and Germany, can contribute to humanitarian solutions by[...]

TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Armenia’s foreign-language film submission to the Academy Awards for this year invites viewers to imagine a world without war, according to its director. Anahid Abad, the director of “Yeva,” said at[...]

BRUSSELS (Combined Sources) — The European Union and Armenia signed an agreement aimed at significantly deepening their relations at a ceremony here on Friday, November 24, held on the sidelines of the Eastern Partnership Summit.[...]

By Edmond Y. Azadian There is a euphoria generated by the prospect of celebrating the centennial of the First Republic in 2018. However, this November 29 reminds us of another centennial arriving in 2020, that of the creation of the Soviet[...]

YEREVAN (Public Radio of Armenia) — Armenian-American conductor Constantine Orbelian has been nominated for Grammy Award together with the late Russian opera singer Dmitri Hvorostovsky. Constantine Orbelian conducted the St. Petersburg[...]

VATICAN CITY (Public Radio of Armenia) — The Vatican issued stamps last month commemorating the Pope’s 2016 trips. Designed by Daniela Longo, one the stamps depicts Pope Francis in front of the Armenian Genocide Memorial in Yerevan.[...]

LOS ANGELES — The annual Thanksgiving Day fundraiser by the Hayastan All-Armenian Fund Telethon raised more than $12.5 million that it plans to mostly spend on the support of agricultural-development projects in Nagorno-Karabakh.[...]

CAMBRIDGE, Mass. — This September, two doctors from the Muratsan Oncology Clinic in Yerevan, specializing in pediatric cancers, came to Boston, where they met with local members of the community at a gathering at Holy Trinity Armenian[...]

PARIS — The Aurora Humanitarian Initiative has announced that Bernard Kouchner, the co-founder of Médecins Sans Frontières (Doctors Without Borders), is joining the Aurora Prize for Awakening Humanity Selection Committee. The[...]