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Bako Sahakyan sent a message of congratulations to His Holiness Garegin II in connection with his birthday

On 21 August Artsakh Republic President Bako Sahakyan sent a message of congratulations to His Holiness Garegin II, Supreme Patriarch and Catholicos of All Armenians,in connection with his birthday, Central Information Department of the Office of Artsakh Republic President stated.

Presentation of the “Literary Artsakh” Pan-Armenian Magazine will take place in Amaras

At the initiative of Vova Arzumanyan, the founder and editor-in-chief of “Literary Artsakh”Pan-Armenian magazine, and young writer Sergey Safaryan, the presentation of the “Literary Artsakh” Pan-Armenian Magazine will take place on August 20 at Amaras Monastic Complex.

Armenians named among passengers of Russian plane disabled by bird strike

Eleven Armenians were among the 234 passengers on board of the Russian passenger plane that made an emergency landing in a corn field near the capital Moscow shortly after take-off on Thursday after birds were sucked into both its engines.

Breast milk helps babies establish their own circadian rhythms

Scientists from the University of Southern California made an interesting discovery: it turns out that breast milk helps babies establish their own circadian rhythms, news. am reports, referring to Pediatric Research.

Facebook workers 'listened' to voice messages

Hundreds of workers were paid to transcribe voice recordings of Facebook users, it has emerged.

Children attending first grade in a number of communities received stationery as a part of charity programs

On August 14, under the sponsorship of Karen Sargsyan, Chairman of the Board of Trustees of “Ararich” Charitable Foundation, about 10 children attending first grade in Herher, Kherkhan and Tsovategh villages of Martuni region have been provided with school bags and stationery.

Archaeologists find evidence of Babylonian conquest of Jerusalem

Archaeologists have uncovered evidence of the bloody Babylonian conquest of Jerusalem in the sixth century B.C., Fox News reports.

A new novel, ‘Shadows of 1915,’ centers on lingering memories of the Armenian Genocide

The conundrum of how to forgive and not forget the Armenian Genocide has become a recurring theme in the recently released novel “Shadows of 1915" by Jerry Burger.

973 Babies Born in Artsakh in January-June

In January-June of the current year the number of births in Artsakh amounted to 973, the number of deaths amounted to 573, natural growth-400 people.

Construction works amounted to 27.5 billion drams implemented in Artsakh

Construction works amounted to 27.5 billion drams have been implemented in January-June 2019 increasing by 23.1% compared to the same period last year.

Red Cross has not yet visited Armenian soldier who ended up in Azerbaijan

The Human Rights Defender (Ombudsman) of Armenia, Arman Tatoyan, had a telephonic conversation with Claire Meytraud, Head of the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) Delegation to Armenia, on the guaranteeing of the rights of military serviceman Arayik Ghazaryan, who has ended up in Azerbaijan. Public relations department of the Ombudsman’s office told news.am.

Armenia, Uruguay discuss enhancing healthcare cooperation

Deputy Minister of Healthcare Lena Nanushyan held a meeting on August 13 with Uruguay’s Consul General in Armenia Eduardo Rosenbrock.

Person, 25, drowns in Armenia’s Lake Sevan

A person has drowned Sunday, in Lake Sevan of Armenia, news.am reports.

Taner Akçam on passing of Vahakn Dadrian: I owe him so much

Renowned Turkish historian Taner Akçam, who is known for his works on the Armenian Genocide, has expressed his condolences over the passing of distinguished genocide scholar Vahakn Dadrian, news.am reports.

Bako Sahakyan signed a decree

On 8 August President Bako Sahakyan signed a decree, Central Information Department of the Office of Artsakh Republic President stated.

ECHR to examine Armenian Constitutional Court’s application on Kocharyan case as priority

The European Court of Human Rights (ECHR) has confirmed it has received the ArmenianConstitutional Court’s application regarding the case of ex-President Robert Kocharyan, the Constitutional Court’s staff informed.

Artsakh’s president holds meeting with Hayastan Fund director

President of the Republic of Artsakh Bako Sahakyan, on Wednesday received Haykak Arshamyan, Executive Director of Hayastan All Armenian Fund.

Sarkissian salutes participants of VII Pan-Armenian Games

President Armen Sarkissian has addressed the participants and guests of the 7th Pan-Armenian Games. The multi-sports event was opened on August 5 in Artsakh. This year the Pan-Armenian Games are co-hosted by Armenia and Artsakh.

July was earth's hottest month ever recorded

July 2019 was the hottest month on record, according to provisional data from the the European Union's Copernicus Climate Change Service (C3S), The Hill reports.

Xiaomi reveals its most powerful smartphone

Xiaomi has introduced the most powerful smartphone in the world - new gaming smartphone Black Shark 2 Pro, GizChina reported.