month : 02/2020 52 results

Ara Shahverdyan, Robert Beglaryan Elected Members of Iranian Parliament

 Parliament (Majles) of Iran "Armenpress". Two Iranian-Armenians, Ara Shahverdyan and Robert Beglaryan have been elected members of the parliament (Majles) of Iran, Raffi Pirumian, head of the campaign office of Ara Shahverdyan told. “4 Armenian candidates were running for parliament in the northern part – Ara Shahverdyan, Albert ...

Toronto’s Armenian Community Loses One Of Its Valued Members

Vartan Vartanian By Talin Vartanian One of the pillars of Toronto’s Armenian community died on February 19th, 2020, after a valiant struggle with multiple medical issues. He was days shy of his 92nd birthday. Vartan Vartanian served as a deacon in the church, a member of the parish council, and a co-founder of the Saturday school in the ...

Six Iranian-Armenians Among Candidates In Iran’s Parliamentary Elections

Elections in Iran  (Armenpress). Iranians are heading to polling stations to elect a new parliament on February 21. The Iranian parliament, known as the Majlis, is a 290-seat unicameral legislature, with 5 seats envisaged for religious minorities. Iranian-Armenian lawmaker of the Majlis Karen Khanlaryan told Armenpress the competition in ...

Համազգայինի h-pem-ը Լուսարձակի Տակ՝ Թորոնթոյի «Գլաձոր» Մասնաճիւղի Անդամական «Դէմ Դիմաց» Ժողովին

h-pem-ի խմբագիր եւ բովանդակութեան պատասխանատու Ռուբէն Ճանպազեան ելոյթի ընտացքին ԹՈՐՈՆԹՕ—Համազգային հայ կրթական եւ մշակութային միութեան առցանց բեմի խմբագիր եւ բովանդակութեան պատասխանատու ...

Loris Tjeknavorian Composes Music In Memory of Ukraine Plane Crash Victims

(Armradio, IRINA)- The legendary Iranian-Armenian composer and conductor Loris Tjeknavorian has composed a piece of music in commemoration of Ukraine plane crash victims. The song entitled “Requiem for UIA Flight 752” has been written to lament over the demise of the passengers of the plane. Razmik Ohanian, Yarta Yaran, Ehsan Beiraghdar, ...

Armenia’s Simon Martirosyan Voted Second Best Weightlifter In The World

Simon Martirosyan (Armradio)- Armenia’s  Simon Martirosyan has been voted the second best weightlifter in the world, according to the results of a poll on the  International Weightlifting Federation’s (IWF) website. Georgian Lasha Talkhadze became the year’s Best Male Lifter in 2019. Talkhadze overwhelmed with his 17,084 votes, ...

Armenia The Most Militarized Country In Europe And 3rd In The World– GMI ranking

Armenia is ranked the first in Europe and third worldwide in the Global Militarisation Index (GMI) 2019 presented by Bonn International Center for Conversion (BICC) In this year’s Global Militarisation Index ranking, the ten countries that provided the military with markedly large amounts of resources in relation to other areas of ...

Մասիսի Մէջ Փոքրիկ «Հսկայ» Մը Ծնած է

Նորածին Մաքսը «Մետիամաքս»,- Հայաստանի Արարատի մարզի Մասիսի քաղաքի հիւանդանոցի մանկաբարձութեան բաժանմունքին մէջ 10.Փետրուար 2020-ին ծնած է արական սեռի փոքրիկ, որ կշռած է 5 քիլօ 500 կրամ, հասակը 60 ...

Draft Resolution On Honoring The Memory Of Armenian Genocide Victims Submitted to Ukrainian Parliament

The Ukrainian Parliament (Verkhovna Rada) (Armradio) – A draft resolution on honoring the memory of the Armenian genocide victims has been submitted to the Ukrainian Parliament (Verkhovna Rada), AnalitikaUA.net reports. According to the source, the legislative initiative of the People’s Deputy of Ukraine from “Servants of the ...

Aleppo Airport Reopens, First Flight Scheduled for Wednesday

Aleppo International Airport (SANA)- The Aleppo International Airport will resume operations on Wednesday. Syria’s Minister of Transport, Ali Hammoud has announced the first flight from Damascus to Aleppo will be operated on Wednesday. The Minister has said flights to Cairo and Damascus are scheduled for the next few days.   The news ...