Apr 25 2013 - 08:25
Volgograd is hosting the third international history forum “Great victory achieved by integrity: people of Caucasus in the Battle of Stalingrad”. The forum is attended by officials of the Russian Presidential Administration, Federal Assembly, experts of the North Caucasian and Southern Federal District, Azerbaijan, Armenia and Georgia.
Feb 17 2013 - 18:34
The interview was expected to be devoted to literature, but it was impossible to avoid such issues as religion, politics and the Nagorno-Karabakh conflict. VK was also interested in Guseynov's attitude to Akram Aylisli novel "Rock Dreams".
Jan 31 2013 - 11:50
The Voice of Russia Station has unilaterally stopped its cooperation with Armenia’s Radio Hay, Armenia Today reports.Radio Hay will no longer broadcast programs of Voice of Russia. Andreas Gukasyan, head of the Radio Hay council and a candidate for president, said that the deal was terminated because of his hunger strike which had started to boycott the elections.
Jan 21 2013 - 13:34
Karen Shakhnazarov, a notable film director and Director General of Mosfilm, has received the Order of Honour from Armenian President Serzh Sargsyan, RIA Novosti reports.The order was granted for strengthening Armenian-Russian ties and cinema achievements. It was also granted for support of Armenian state and national interests, independence, democracy, friendship and peace between the two peoples.
Dec 5 2012 - 08:24
Russian cinemas will demonstrate the “Dolu” film by Elkhan Jafarov (Azerbaijan) in Moscow, Saint-Petersburg and Yekaterinburg on December 6-9, Trend reports.The film about the Nagorno-Karabakh war was based on a novel of Agil Abbasov and filmed in 2012. Polad Bulbulogly was the composed.The film was made in the Ismaillinsky and Agdamsky Districts, Baku and other cities of Azerbaijan. Azerbaijani People’s Artist Fuad Poladov, Honorary Artists Mamed Safa, Shamil Suleimanov, Pyarviz Bagirov, Farkhad Israfilov starred in the film.
Dec 3 2012 - 11:43
Karen Balayan, President of the Ayas Naval Club, and Victor Dmitriyev, President of the Karelia Naval Center and the Polyarny Odissey Club, plan to build the Noah’s ark in Sochi, Max Portal reports.The enthusiasts call it an international socio-cultural project and want Black Sea and Mediterranean Sea states to join it. They want to prove that building such ship is possible.
Oct 18 2012 - 15:01
Anastasia Volochkova, a notable Russian ballet dancer, will organize a master class at the Yerevan Choreographic College. She has met Yerevan Mayor Taron Markaryan who welcomed the dancer.Volochkova performed at the Big Concert Hall of Aram Khachaturyan in the Novy Vek (New Century) show. The Armenian First Lady Rita Sargsyan attended the performance.
Oct 12 2012 - 09:08
The Armenian-Russian intergovernmental commission for economic cooperation will meet in Yerevan today. The talks will be chaired by Russian Minister for Transportation Maksim Sokolov and Armenian Prime Minister Tigran Sargsyan, RIA Novosti reports.Sokolov replaced Igor Levitin as the co-chair.Russian Ambassador to Armenia Vyacheslav Kovalenko said that they will discuss bilateral cooperation, economics, culture and military-technical cooperation.