| 19.09.11 | 15:12
Armenia is preparing to mark, on September 21, the 20th anniversary of its independence with a military parade in Yerevan's main Republic Square and a number of concerts and exhibitions throughout the city.
| 16.09.11 | 15:13
Chances for people with limited abilities to integrate into society, find a job and become professionals in some sphere are slim to none in Armenia. Narine Badalyan is a rare example of such a person who now has a job to her liking. The 26-year-old who was born with impaired hearing is a carpet weaver at the Cross of Armenian Unity (CAU) organization in Echmiadzin. Eight years ago Narine’s father brought her to this organization where she learned to spin woolen threads and weave rugs and carpets. This eventually became Narine’s favorite occupation through which she earns her living now.
| 15.09.11 | 14:34
The opening of a new cycle track in Yerevan on September 15 will give an impetus to the development of the sport in Armenia.
| 14.09.11 | 14:51
Let’s take care of flora and fauna!
| 13.09.11 | 15:38
Many Yerevan residents gathered on Tuesday near Swan Lake in the capital's center to take part in the celebration of the Chinese Moon Festival. The Chinese Moon (or Mooncake) Festival, one of the biggest annual holidays in China, symbolizes mid-autumn and harvest.
| 09.09.11 | 16:25
Upon returning to their dreamed-of homeland it was far from the minds of many Iraqi Armenians that they would encounter so many problems on arrival. Living as a small, separate community, mainly in Baghdad, they had decided to return after the US-led invasion of their adopted country in 2004.
| 08.09.11 | 20:19
Yerevan is getting ready for celebrations of the 20th anniversary of Armenia’s independence due Sept. 21.
| 07.09.11 | 12:47
At a Yerevan CD shop, singer Martin Mkrtchyan gets cleaned up to sell his new CD featuring "seven songs of love".
| 06.09.11 | 15:11
In the mild Yerevan September afternoon (26C / 79F) a real swan enjoys a cafe pond, while the swan boat anchors a pose.
| 05.09.11 | 13:16
A ceremonial parade was organized today at the emergency situations ministry, dedicated to the 20th anniversary of the emergency situations system, attended by the country’s top officials, including the president, prime minister and government members. It was followed by a ceremony of awarding memorial medals.