| 24.11.15 | 10:23
Most people in Gyumri appear skeptical about another deadline that the government has set to stamp out makeshift residences in the city where thousands of families remain homeless 27 years after a devastating earthquake.
| 23.11.15 | 15:40
The number of people infected with human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) increased during the last two years in Armenia, according to the latest data provided by specialists in the sphere. Experts call for frequent medical check-ups that will make it possible to diagnose possible HIV cases at early stages.
| 20.11.15 | 14:16
Despite the late fall outside, the greenhouse of Karen Avagyan is full of spring mood. Avagyan is the only farmer in Armenia who is growing aloe, adapting the originally desert plant to Armenian conditions.
| 19.11.15 | 15:47
The rate of violence against minors in 2015 remains as high as last year, Artur Vardanyan, deputy head of the Department for the Protection of Minors’ Rights and Fight Against Domestic Violence at the Armenian Police, told media.
| 18.11.15 | 16:46
The number of intestinal illnesses this year, compared to last year, has increased five times, Liana Torosyan, head of the Division of Epidemiology of the National Center for Disease Control and Prevention of Health Ministry, told media Wednesday.
| 18.11.15 | 11:01
The rate of unemployment among disabled persons in Armenia remains higher than the average in the republic and in order to reverse the trend a change has been made in the labor laws under which beginning in 2016 quotas for disabled employees will become a requirement for private companies as well.
| 13.11.15 | 13:01
Blind and visually impaired people in Armenia mainly encounter problems with employment and lack of mobility aids, and these problems deprive them from feeling full members of society, Executive Director of the Association of the Blind Cultural Palace Yuri Avetisyan told journalists on Friday.
| 13.11.15 | 11:16
This week Parliament debated the government-submitted draft amendments to the law of Armenia on Administrative-Territorial Division, which implies that a communities enlargement pilot project must be applied in three provinces.
| 12.11.15 | 16:23
The conditions of zoos in Armenia are not particularly good, apart from the one in Yerevan, where improvement work has been underway in recent years, environmentalists say.
| 11.11.15 | 16:09
Participation in national elections and referendums for many disabled people is just a chance to leave the house, Zaruhy Batoyan, the chairwoman of the Union of Legal Entities “National Disability Advocacy Coalition” told media.