Armenia’s economy grew 6.4% in 2017 - double the initial forecast
The Armenia government first expected to register a 3.2% growth in 2017 but revised its forecast later in the year.
Chinese farmer discovers duck-size 'rainbow' dinosaur
A 161-million-year-old dinosaur the size of a duck would have been a shining, shimmering and splendid sight to behold.
Armenian schoolchildren recreate Trump using new AR platform
The students of Armath engineering club-laboratory of Talin high school in Armenia have developed an augmented reality app.
Man United-Arsenal swap deal 'depends on Mkhitaryan's decision'
Henrikh Mkhitaryan's agent, Mino Raiola, says the Armenia international holds the key to United’s pursuit of Alexis Sánchez.
Islamic State claims more than 30 Syrian army soldiers killed in Hama
The Islamic State (IS) group released infographics, showing numerical figures from their recent attack against the Syrian army.
Armenia’s figure skaters bracing for European Championships
Armenia’s Slavik Hayrapetyan will perform in the men's singles event of the 2018 European Figure Skating Championships.
Excessive use of salt could trigger cognitive impairments in humans
They tested the mice using behavioural tests, and it did not take long for researchers to observe the effect of a high salt diet on mice.
Syria accuses militant forces of using chemical weapons: report
A military report revealed that several soldiers from the Taha Group of the Tiger Forces were exposed to the chlorine gas.
Armenia, Azerbaijan foreign ministers to meet on Jan. 18 in Krakow
Armenian and Azerbaijani foreign ministers Edward Nalbandian and Elmar Mammadyarov will meet in Krakow, Poland on January 19.
Turkish FM repeats Ankara narrative of Armenian Genocide
“Turkey and its parliament make no decisions on the history of other peoples, we are against such practice,” Cavusoglu said.
Armenia ranked partly-free in fresh Freedom House report
Armenia has accumulated 44 points to once again join the partly-free countries in a new report by the Freedom House.
Armenia opposition chief doesn’t rule out support for RPA candidate
Tsarukyan did not rule out that his bloc may support the candidate nominated by the ruling RPA, saying that “everything’s possible.”
OSCE conducts monitoring of Artsakh-Azerbaijan contact line
From the Artsakh side, the monitoring mission was accompanied by representatives Ministry of Foreign Affairs and the Ministry of Defense.
Iran takes over PUIC presidency
Hassan Rouhani and Ali Larijani are scheduled to deliver their opening speeches at the Tehran PUIC conference.
Parliament OKs visa-free regime between Armenia and Tajikistan
Those visiting to Armenia and Tajikistan can stay on the territory of these countries for no more than 90 days in the period of six months.
Saudi Arabia lifts decades-long ban on films with 'The Emoji Movie'
Saudi Arabia began screening feature-length animated children’s films after a 35-year-old ban on cinemas was lifted in the kingdom.
Armenia condemns genocide of Yezidis
According to Rustam Makhmudyan, the Armenian people who survived the Genocide could not ignore such acts against humanity.
Desirable salary for Pizzelli return to Aktobe revealed: media
According to Tigran Mkrtchyan, Marcos is ready to play for half as much as he receives in Al-Shabab, Saudi Arabia.
Armenian kid reached polyclinic himself during Perm school attack
"my son quickly jumped up and ran out into the corridor, then into the street, reached the polyclinic, where doctors helped him,” Argishti said.
Mourinho explains Mkhitaryan omission with "doubts in air"
Mourinho has admitted he dropped Henrikh Mkhitaryan for the clash against Stoke because of speculation about his future.
$60 million Olympic sports complex to be built in Armenia’s Tsaghkadzor
The president of Armenia’s Olympic Committee, Gagik Tsarukyan, is planning to build a modern Olympic sports complex in Tsaghkadzor
British parliament's dining rooms aiming to get a Michelin star
Officials are aiming to get a Michelin star as they cash in on the exclusive catering venues that overlook the River Thames
Istanbul event celebrates life and career of Ara Guler
Guler said that history is the most important information in the world as it is the only thread connecting humanity to its past.
LA Times writer to unveil book about Armenian mogul Kirk Kerkorian
The new book is titled "The Gambler: How Penniless Dropout Kirk Kerkorian Became the Greatest Dealmaker in Capitalist History".
Paul Merson: Henrikh Mkhitaryan one of the best players in Premier League
Merson says the Armenian would be a star at Arsenal, something they would not have if Sanchez and Mesut Ozil left the club.
Unique free economic zone to yield advanced tech solutions in Armenia
A free economic zone will be created in Armenia to host an advanced technological center - the Armenian Silicon Valley.
Armenia hopes to send male, female skiers to 2018 Olympics
Also, the secretary general said that Armenian Alpine skiers are now training in Iran to collect points for the Olympic Games.
Schoolkid with Armenian surname among the injured in Russian school
The attack was reportedly carried out by two teenagers who were “big fans” of the infamous Columbine school massacre in the US.
Moscow says expects positive impulses from Armenia, Azerbaijan
“This problem [Nagorno-Karabakh] cannot be settled in a single document once and for all,” the Russian foreign policy chief said.
Fast food makes the body's defences more aggressive, study shows
Scientists discovered that junk food causes the immune system to go haywire, as if they were being attacked by a serious disease.
Armenia presidential election will ‘most probably’ be held on March 2
“The candidate must be a reputable person, which will be influential in the Diaspora, someone depoliticized,” Baghdasaryan said.
Soaring cobalt prices threaten smartphones industry worldwide
Cobalt is a critical metal for Lithium-ion batteries, whose price jumped from $33,200 to $75,000 per ton in a single year.
Armenia confirms military cooperation with India
The Defense Ministry confirmed to PanARMENIAN.Net that Armenia is indeed implementing international military cooperation with India.
Next OSCE monitoring in Artsakh slated for January 16
Artsakh authorities have expressed their readiness to assist in conducting the monitoring and ensure the security of the OSCE Mission members.
Ontario driver's license written test now available in Armenian
The move will support newcomers in completing their tests, learning the rules and gaining the experience for driving safely in Ontario.
Islamic State swallows up vast areas across northwest Syria
According to sources, IS militants have scooped up more territory across northwest Syria within the provinces of Hama, Aleppo and Idlib.
Street in New York City to be symbolically co-named Armenia Way
The idea was born three years ago in January 2015, when the Holy Martyrs Genocide Centennial Committee began plans for their year of events.
Mourinho provides updates on Mkhitaryan situation at Man United
Jose Mourinho has hinted that Henrikh Mkhitaryan will be allowed to leave Manchester United this month
Researchers find biomarker for diabetes risk in people with obesity
The new findings could lead to new biomarkers to predict who is at risk and guide treatments to reduce the medical burden of obesity.
Young Russian scientist goes missing in Azerbaijan
"He told his mother that he was leaving for a week, but two days later he was out of reach," a source in the Institute said.
Al-Qaeda readies for major battle against Syrian army in key town
Tal ad-Daman commands all the main roads leading from southwestern Aleppo into eastern Idlib and northeast Hama.
Armenia president briefed on 7-year army modernization program
Possible developments and the ways to tackle them were forecasted, necessary steps were taken for the efficient management of existing resources.
200 ceasefire violations by Azerbaijan registered on January 7-13
Some 200 ceasefire violations by Azerbaijani troops were registered on the contact line with Nagorno Karabakh (Artsakh) on January 7-13.
Former Spurs legend backs swap deal involving Henrikh Mkhitaryan
Lineker endorsed a potential swap deal involving Arsenal striker Alexis Sanchez and Manchester United midfielder Henrikh Mkhitaryan.
Russian cops allowed to vacation in Armenia
A Russian tourism association has published what it says is a list of approved vacation destinations for Interior Ministry employees.
Real Salt Lake looking for 'the best solution' for Yura Movsisyan
Real Salt Lake general manager Craig Waibel has provided updates on designated player, forward Yura Movsisyan.
Surprise Islamic State offensive in Damascus catches rebels off-guard
The engagement saw IS deploy shock troops, snipers and medium support weapons such as mortars and heavy machine guns.
American experts see no ground for renewed Karabakh hostilities in 2018
According to former U.S. ambassador to Ukraine John E. Herbst, the status quo will be maintained in the current year too.
Vast quantities of water ice discovered below surface of Mars
NASA calls the use of space-based resources “in-situ resource utilization,” and the agency thinks it will be essential to survival in deep space.
MEP raises issue of Karabakh youth isolation to EU's Federica Mogherini
Belgian MEP Louis Michel has addressed two written questions to the European Commission and the High Representative Federica Mogherini.