| 17.04.14 | 12:25
The Yezidi community in Armenia, the largest ethnic minority in the country, celebrates the New Year on the first Wednesday following April 13. On that day Yezidis visit cemeteries because they believe that they should not forget their dead. Then they proceed with the celebrations proper. On April 16 this year, Yezidis staged New Year celebrations at one of the central parks of Yerevan. The festival included a traditional table, the performance of folk songs and dances.
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| 16.04.14 | 15:32
Yerevan Municipality has encouraged neighborhood cleanup days recently in the capital, where the temperature today is +20C (68F).
| 15.04.14 | 15:06
A shop clerk and a mannequin do the window dance in Yerevan where the temperature today is +22C (72F).
| 14.04.14 | 11:38
A little girl in Yerevan got a floral crown as one of the symbols of Tsaghkazard, or Palm Sunday, which was celebrated by the Armenian Apostolic Church on April 13. The festival signals the start of the Holy Week before Easter. By tradition, people go to church, have willow branches blessed, light candles and say prayers.
| 11.04.14 | 15:16
A press conference was held at the center of the “Aleppo” patriotic charitable NGO in Yerevan Friday to show the process of collecting/distributing funds that have been collected for relief of Armenians in Kessab, Syria.
| 10.04.14 | 11:29
Contemplating construction of the new church complex at Sayat Nova and Abovyan in Yerevan under blue skies and a temperature today of +14C (57F).
| 09.04.14 | 16:27
Former Prime Minister Tigran Sargsyan, one of the ardent advocates of Armenia’s controversial pension reform, showed up at a protest of those campaigning against it in Yerevan on Wednesday. Sargsyan, who resigned on April 3, shortly after portions of the new law on funded pensions were recognized as unconstitutional by the Constitutional Court, offered to activists and supporters of the Dem.am civic initiative to have an indoor meeting at the Finance Ministry for discussing the pressing issues related to the reform.
| 08.04.14 | 15:31
Telecommunications company Orange used a hot-air balloon and the Opera House yard to gain attention today in Yerevan, where the temperature is +22C (72F).
| 07.04.14 | 15:47
April 7 is "Day of Motherhood and Beauty" in Armenia. Big day for mothers, beauties, and flower sellers. Temperature in Yerevan today is +17C (63F).
| 04.04.14 | 15:59
An audience of one is enthralled by a clarinetist in Yerevan where the temperature today is +13C (55F).