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Legendary Istanbul photographer Ara Guler dies aged 90

ISTANBUL (AFP) - Legendary Turkish photographer Ara Guler, famed for iconic images of Istanbul which captured almost three quarters of a century of the city's history, has died aged 90, state media said.     Guler passed ...

Aurora Humanitarian Initiative Announces Scholarship in Honor of Charles Aznavour

(Armenian weekly)- Charles Aznavour personified the Armenian story; the child of refugees became a global idol who delivered messages of humanity through his music and his huge personality. His charisma, his worldliness, his genuine love for ...

Armenia’s TUMO goes global: opens Paris branch, Beirut up ahead

(Armenpress)- The TUMO Paris has been officially inaugurated in the central part of the Les Halles district of the French capital. The grand opening was attended by Mayor of Paris Anne Hidalgo, Forum des images president Marc Tessier, European ...

Հրանդ Տինքի Անունով Փողոց՝ Պոլսոյ Մէջ

"Էրմէնիհապեր"․- Պոլսոյ քաղաքապետարանի աւագանիի նիստին որոշուած է հաշուի առնել բնակչութենէն ստացած բողոքներն ու առաջարկները եւ վերանո...

France paid national homage to Charles Aznavour

France - Pallbearers carry the coffin of French-Armenian singer Charles Aznavour into the courtyard at Les Invalides military museum in Paris, 5 October 2018. (Azatutyun)-France paid a moving national homage on Friday to Charles Aznavour, the late ...

Argentina’s Tucuman Province Recognizes Armenian Genocide

(Agencia Prensa Armenia)- The legislature of the Tucuman Province in Argentina on Thursday passed a resolution recognizing the Armenian Genocide, keeping in line with Argentina’s national law to declare every April 24 as the “Day of Action for ...

Aznavour died of pulmonary edema – autopsy report

The cause of death of Charles Aznavour has been determined as pulmonary edema - a condition caused by excess fluid in the lungs, Le Parisien reported citing the results of an autopsy performed at the Nîmes Forensic Institute. The public ...

La Francophonie mourns death of Aznavour, Secretary General extends condolences

This Armenian of the world became one of the best ambassadors of French language, values and especially freedom, Secretary General of the International Organization of La Francophonie Michaëlle Jean said in her condolence message on Charles ...

Aurora Humanitarian Initiative announces scholarship in honor and in gratitude to Charles Aznavour

Aurora Humanitarian Initiative Co-Founders Noubar Afeyan, Vartan Gregorian and Ruben Vardanyan have extended condolences over the passing of Charles Aznavour, and announced a scholarship in honor of the great French-Armenian singer, the IDeA ...

French-Armenian legend Charles Aznavour dies

French singer and songwriter Charles Aznavour has died at 94 after a career lasting more than 80 years, a spokesman has confirmed, according to BBC. The news has been confirmed by Aznavour's spokesperson.  The performer, born ...