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Aris Babikian Running for the Conservative Seat in the Scarborough- Agincourt Riding

Tony Clement (Parry Sound–Muskoka MP), Peter Kent (Thornhill MP), Ward 39 Councillor Jim Karygiannis, retired Senator Con Di Nino, Vincent Ke (Don Valley North PC Candidate), Vijay Thanigasalam (Scarborough-Rouge Park PC Candidate), and 2014 ...

Statement from the Prime Minister of Canada for the centennial of the independence of the First Republic of Armenia

It is with great pleasure that I extend my warmest wishes for the centennial of the independence of the First Republic of Armenia. It was 100 years ago this May that Armenians declared independence and established the First Republic of ...

100th Anniversary of the Independence of the First Republic of Armenia Celebrated in Canada’s Parliament

MPs and ANCC members attend a Canada- Armenia parliamentary friendship group reception at the Parliament Hill, May 23, 2018. Ottawa – This year, on May 28th, Armenians worldwide will celebrate the 100th anniversary of the independence of ...

World-Renowned Soprano Isabel Bayrakdarian will perform with McGill Chamber Orchestra

The McGill Chamber Orchestra (MCO) is delighted to present the acclaimed Armenian-Canadian soprano Isabel Bayrakdarian in a personally-selected new program featuring romantic, dramatic, and sacred works by composers from Armenia or of Armenian ...

Spirit of Armenia Award bestowed to the Late Arnold Chan

On the opening day of the Canadian Armenian National Representatives Assembly, a ceremony was held on May 4, 2018 for the bestowment of the “Spirit of Armenia” award, upon the late Honourable Arnold Chan of Ontario. Following the 2015 Federal ...

Canada ‘applauds’ courage of Armenian protesters

Demonstrators march through the streets of Yerevan on April 23, 2018, to protest the former president’s election as prime minister. (Karen Minasyan/AFP/Getty Images) By Levon Sevunts  (RCI)- Canadian officials  welcomed the ...

Canadian PM Justin Trudeau issues statement on Armenian Genocide anniversary

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau released a statement commemorating the 103rd anniversary of the Armenian Genocide. On this day, we solemnly gather to commemorate the tragic loss of life among the Armenian population, which ...

Thousands Canadian Armenians Rally In Ottawa To Commemorate The 103rd Anniversary Of The Armenian Genocide

Thousands Canadian Armenians and their national and spiritual leaders rallied outside Parliament Hill in Ottawa, on Tuesday, to mark the 103rd anniversary of the Armenian Genocide. During the official rally in front of the Parliament Hill, ...

Arsinee Khanjian Urges Demonstrators In Yerevan To Hold On And Demand Real Reforms

Actress Arsinee Khanjian. Screenshot from Azatutyun TV Canadian Armenian actress and director Arsinee Khanjian on April 19 hailed the demonstrators at the Yerevan Republic Square and urged them to hold on to their demands and translate them ...

Atom Egoyan’s Speech At The 35th Anniversary Celebration Of Zoryan Institute

Atom Egoyan delivers the keynote address during Zoryan gala event at the Granite Club of Toronto, April 7, 2018. Oscar nominated filmmaker Atom Egoyan delivered a keynote address during the 35th anniversary celebration of the Zoryan Institute on ...