Feb 12 2014 - 19:48
A museum of military history is going to be established at the Russian military base in Gyumri, Armenia. The museum will cover the history of Russian-Armenian relations from the 18th to the 21st centuries and Armenia's struggle against the Persian Empire.
Feb 10 2014 - 19:24
On the sidelines of today's press conference on the Russian President's Award in Science and Innovation for Young Scientists in 2013, the presidential aide, former head of the Ministry of Education Andrei Fursenko, spoke to VK about the direction of the development of science in the North Caucasus and joint projects in this area with the countries of the South Caucasus.
Nov 6 2013 - 15:15
Construction of the basis of the Armenian cathedral in Kiev has started, Tert.am reports.Construction of the structure was approved in 2012. Another church is being constructed in Donetsk. Both the cathedral in Kiev and the church in Donetsk are the main goals the Armenian community in Ukraine is working on.Vilen Sharvoryan, head of the Armenian Union of Ukraine, said that accomplishment of their construction would allow the community to open its culture for the people of Ukraine.
Oct 29 2013 - 12:11
Oleg Kuznetsov’s ‘Truth about ‘myths’ of the Karabakh conflict’ was presented in Moscow yesterday.The author said that the book describes the mechanisms of falsification of facts about the conflict and questions the ethical side of the responsibility of analysts for a distortion of the facts.
Oct 14 2013 - 21:03
Armenian President Serzh Sargsyan has awarded Latvian composer Raimonds Pauls with the Order of Honor, the press service of the Armenian state reports.The Order of Honor is awarded for the defense of the state and national interests of Armenia."Pauls was awarded the order for his contribution to the strengthening and development of Armenian-Latvian cultural ties, as well as for his contribution to world music," RIA Novosti reports.
Oct 1 2013 - 13:16
Yerevan will mark the 2795th anniversary on October 12-13, News Armenia reports.Yerevan Markaryan, Mayor of Yerevan, discuss preparations for the celebrations with his executives.
Sep 27 2013 - 12:23
Armenian actor Sos Sargsyan died yesterday, News.am reports.Sos Sargsyan was born in Stepanavan on October 24, 1929. He moved to Yerevan in 1948 and worked as an actor of the Yerevan Junior Theater. He graduated at the Faculty of Actors of the Yerevan Art and Theater Institute in 1954.Sargsyan was an actor at the Academic Theater in 1954-1991. He founded the Amazgain Theater in 1991. He was the President of the Yerevan Institute for Theater and Cinema in 1997-2005, he became chairman of the institute’s board.