| 18.07.11 | 15:01
The 8th Golden Apricot Festival ended in Yerevan, July 17. The shower that accompanied the award ceremony spoiled some hairstyles but not the festive mood of the participants and especially the award winners.
| 15.07.11 | 10:45
Thursday saw a demonstrative action against domestic violence at Yerevan’s man-made Swan Lake pond, organized by the Women’s Rights Center.
| 14.07.11 | 12:56
The first concert of “Bravo Sessions City Music Fest” took place yesterday, in Yerevan’s Charles Aznavour Square. The concert in front of Moscow Cinema was organized within the framework of the Golden Apricot film festival and was attended by a lot of citizens and guests of the city.
| 12.07.11 | 12:39
A team of Armenian chess players (Levon Aronian, Sergei Movsesian, Vladimir Akopian, Gabriel Sargissian, Robert Hovhannisyan and coach Arshak Petrosian) spent some time in the picturesque surroundings of the Armenian resort town of Dilijan preparing for World Team Championships in Ningbo, China, commencing July 16.
| 11.07.11 | 10:16
Apricots received the traditional blessing to launch the 8th Golden Apricot Film Festival.
| 08.07.11 | 13:53
An exhibition of works by renowned surrealist artists such as Salvador Dali, Hans Bellmer, Leonor Fini, Giorgio de Chirico and others has opened at the National Picture Gallery of Armenia and will run through October 15.
| 07.07.11 | 14:27
In the heat of the July sun (39c/102f today) Swan Lake in Yerevan offers a cool scene, while the statue to composer Arno Babajanyan always draws attention.
| 06.07.11 | 15:01
The hot weather has been prevailing these days in Yerevan; the evening windstorm however has brought some coolness and at the same time toppled trees throughout Armenia. Temperature in the capital today is 37C (98F).
| 01.07.11 | 11:35
Yerevan is hosting a traditional Indian market-fair offering a large variety of colorful Indian scarves, bed-covers, clothes, jewelry and other goods that have become quite popular in Armenia recently. Visitors to the Best of India fair (being held June 25-July 3, at Dynamo Stadium), especially girls and women, also get a chance to experience some body painting popular in Indian culture.