By Kirsty Needham SYDNEY (Reuters) — The premier of Australia’s biggest state economy New South Wales (NSW), Gladys Berejiklian, resigned on Friday, October 1, after a corruption watchdog said it was investigating whether she was[...]

YEREVAN — Armen Karapetyan was born in Vardenis in 1970 and graduated from the vocal department of the Komitas Conservatory. The first time I met him in 2000, in Paris, he had just started his career as a baritone with his wife, soprano[...]

WASHINGTON — During the confirmation hearing of former US Senator Jeff Flake (R-AZ) to serve as the next US Ambassador to Turkey, on September 28, the Chairman of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee, Sen. Robert Menendez (D-NJ),[...]

BERLIN — On September 21 Armenians throughout the world celebrated 30 years of independence for the Republic of Armenia. In official venues, like the Armenian Embassy in Berlin, the event was commemorated in the presence of public[...]

TBILISI (Panorama.am) — Georgian Defense Minister Juansher Burchuladze and his Azerbaijani counterpart, Zakir Hasanov, signed a bilateral cooperation plan in Tbilisi on October 5, the local sources reported. The document was signed as[...]

Observers of the Caucasus had come to believe that with the restoration of Azerbaijan’s territorial integrity, as the latter kept calling it, the region could return to a peaceful era. Little did they know that the war between Armenia[...]

TEHRAN (RFE/RL) — Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan sent his foreign minister to Tehran on Monday, October 4, one day after publicly ruling out Armenia’s involvement in any anti-Iranian “plots” amid stern warnings issued by Iran to[...]

BOSTON — More than 1,000 medical professionals from 35 countries participated in a virtual conference September 11-12 which provided free continuing education credits to doctors in Armenia and Artsakh while honoring the memory of a[...]

LONDON – On September 23, newly nominated Ambassador to the United Kingdom Varuzhan Nersesyan received Dr. Hratch Kouyoumjian and Garo Boyadjian, representing the local chapters of the Armenian Democratic Liberal Party (ADL) and the[...]

STOCKHOLM (DW) — David Julius and Ardem Patapoutian have been awarded this year’s Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine. The Nobel Committee’s Thomas Perlmann said Julius and Patapoutian had “unlocked one of the secrets of[...]

By Miranda Patrucic, Ilya Lozovsky, Kelly Bloss, and Tom Stocks LONDON (OCCRP) — A vast network of offshore companies, administered by service provider Trident Trust and fronted by a small group of trusted cronies, helped the Aliyevs[...]