French-Armenian politician and environmentalist Jeanne Barseghian has been elected mayor of Strasbourg, France, news.am reports.
Turkish authorities want to turn Istanbul’s Hagia Sophia, which is considered the most famous church of Orthodox Christians, from a museum into a mosque, news.am reports.
Alexis Ohanian, the American-Armenian businessman and co-founder of Reddit and Initialized Capital companies, has decided to step down as CEO of Reddit, relinquishing this position to an African-American; he announced about this on his Instagram, news.am reports.
A piece of Fresno's history is now gone after going up in flames overnight.
Mayor Ekrem Imamoglu visited the St. Gregory the Illuminator Armenian church in Istanbul.
Soviet film director, screenwriter and actor Samvel Gasparov has died from the coronavirus infection at the age of 81.
Saro Mardiryan, President of the Diocesan Assembly of the Armenian Apostolic Church in France, and Chairman of the Social Democrat Hunchakian Party France was elected on Sunday May 24 as Deputy Mayor of Alfortville, reports Masis Post.
Cher has celebrated her 74th birthday.
US President Donald J. Trump has nominated Patrick Hovakimian to be General Counsel of the Office of the Director of National Intelligence, White House press service reported.
Well-known American-Armenian physician, philanthropist, national and public figure, writer and publicist Noobar Janoian has died.
Any crime that is not confronted can be repeated, and this applies not only to Armenians, but to any people. Garo Paylan, an Armenian member of the Turkish parliament, made such a statement in a conversation with Evrensel newspaper on Thursday, news.am reports.
Given the threat posed by COVID-19, as well as local and state directives prohibiting mass rallies, Armenian organizations in Southern California that organize events aimed at condemning and recognizing the Armenian Genocide have come up with alternative commemorative programs, news.am reports.
Two Diaspora Armenians died from the novel coronavirus in the past 24 hours, news.am informs, citing arevelk.am.
Glendale City Council Member Vrej Agajanian was selected as the City’s Mayor, MassisPost reports.
Michael Joseph Martin (Mikayel Hovsep Mardirossian), the only Armenian who in recent decades has looked after the ancient Holy Resurrection Armenian Apostolic Church in Bangladesh's capital city Dhaka, has died, news.am reports, citing Arevelk.
After careful consideration of the Coronavirus pandemic, the United Armenian Council of Los Angeles, the Unified Young Armenians, and the Armenian Genocide Committee have decided to suspend all of their April 24 commemoration related activities, Asbarez reports.
Well-known Armenian physicist, Professor Mishik Ghazaryan, who had tested positive for COVID-19, has died at a Moscow hospital on Monday evening.
Argentine-Armenian businessman, National Hero of Armenia Eduardo Eurnekian will provide 250,000 USD in aid to the government of Armenia for fighting the spread of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19)
The Armenian community of the Netherlands, which is quite active and law-abiding, follows all the instructions of the Health ministry to avoid the spread of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) and tries to understand what developments are expecting, Head of a major tourism agency operating in the Netherlands Erik Aghabekyan told Armenpress.
A Lebanese-Armenian man has died from COVID19, bringing the total number of fatalities from the disease in the Middle Eastern country to 6, the Gandzasar newspaper reported citing Lebanese health authorities.
The High Advisory Board of the Turkish Presidency met last Tuesday for five hours to discuss how to respond...
On the Armenian Committee in Belgium and its cooperation with Artsakh, ''Artsakhpress” had an interview...