Pashinyan Bloc Ousts Yerevan Mayor, Installs Loyalist
YEREVAN (Azatutyun.am)—Yerevan Mayor Hayk Marutyan accused Armenia’s political leaders of betraying the goals of the 2018 “velvet revolution” that brought them to power as he was ousted on Wednesday by the municipal assembly controlled by the ruling Civil Contract party.
He charged that Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan and his political ...
2021 Heritage Day Basks in UNPRECEDENTED Compliments
After long months of silence due to the Covid-19 pandemic, Toronto’s Armenian Community Centre came alive on Nov. 27-28 when the annual Heritage Day (Dohmig Or) returned in triumph. This year the diaspora communities honored were the Armenians of the Holy Land and of Jordan.
In the past three decades, the A.R. S Toronto “Roubina” chapter ...
TUMO Boxes Open in Kapan, Sevan, and Vayk
As part of TUMO’s expansion in Armenia and Artsakh, TUMO boxes opened in Kapan, Sevan, and Vayk today.
Attending the opening ceremony were TUMO’s leadership and sponsors, RA Deputy Minister of Education and Science Zhanna Andreasyan, governors from Gegharkunik, Syunik, and Vayots Dzor, as well as representatives of local government, TUMO ...
Armenia Wins Junior Eurovision Song Contest 2021
(Armradio)- Armenia wins Junior Eurovision Song Contest 2021.
After 19 fantastic performances from young artists in France, 14 year old Maléna of Armenia was crowned winner of Junior Eurovision 2021 in a live broadcast from La Seine Musicale in Paris.
Her song Qami Qami impressed both viewers and juries, earning a grand ...
Anna Astvatsaturian Turcotte Elected President Of Westbrook City Council
Anna Astvatsaturian Turcotte
(Armradio)- The Westbrook City Council made local history last week in unanimously selecting Anna Astvatsaturian Turcotte as its president, the first refugee and by all accounts the first woman to fill that role, Portland press Herald reports.
The growing population of refugees needs representation and ...