WATERTOWN — The VEM Ensemble of the UCLA Herb Alpert School of Music inspired and moved large audiences in the hundreds in Detroit, Montreal and Boston as it completed the first part of its spring 2019 North American tour organized by[...]

YEREVAN (Armenpress) — The opposition Prosperous Armenia faction of the Armenian parliament has introduced a bill seeking to criminalize animal abuse. “As we promised, minutes ago we introduced the bill to parliament on criminalizing[...]

ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia (Armenpress) — Foreign minister of Armenia Zohrab Mnatsakanyan, during an official visit to Ethiopia, met with the representatives of the local Armenian community on April 4. The minister thanked the community[...]

LISBON, Portugal (Armenpress) — President of Armenia Armen Sarkissian, who is in Portugal on a working visit, visited Calouste Gulbenkian Foundation on April 9. Noting that he last visited that place 15 years ago, President Sarkissian[...]

YEREVAN (Armenpress) — Armenian humanitarian aid sent to flood-hit Iran has already reached the country. Now, the humanitarian group will be escorted by the Iranian Red Crescent Society to Tabriz, the final destination. Yuri Poleshchuk,[...]

YEREVAN (Arka) — Power engineering experts from Armenia, Russia, Iran and Georgia are scheduled to convene in Tehran to discuss the creation of the North-South electricity corridor, Rima Yeganyan, a spokeswoman for Armenia’s  Ministry[...]

AMMAN, Jordan (Armenpress) — President of Armenia Armen Sarkissian arrived in Amman, on April 5. On April 6, the Armenian president will participate in the World Economic Forum meeting on the Middle East and North Africa. Sarkissian was[...]

WATERTOWN – After arriving on April 4 in Boston, primarily in support of the City of Smile Foundation banquet, Anna Hakobyan, journalist and wife of Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan, went to the Armenian Heritage Park where she was greeted[...]

CAMBRIDGE, Mass. — Anna Hakobyan, the wife of Armenian Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan, spent an hour on Friday, April 5, with Armenian students enrolled at Harvard University and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), as well as[...]

YEREVAN (RFE/RL) — Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan’s alliance and the main opposition Prosperous Armenia Party (BHK) on Tuesday, April 9, continued to blame each other for a transgender activist’s unprecedented speech in the Armenian[...]

By Archi Galentz BERLIN — The website of Aravot reported on February 21 on the visit of Anna Hakobyan, the wife of Armenian Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan, to Switzerland and the surprise that she brought with her. The surprise was her[...]