Features: People and events of
Convenience or Conspiracy?:
Outlandish claims circulate regarding proposed
When the idea of introducing an identity
card in Armenia was raised last year, nobody
expected that the suggestion would be controversial.
Labor of Love: Land
and Culture Organization offers working
Since 1989, the Land and Culture Organization
has been uniting willing workers with worthwhile
projects, giving Diaspora volunteers a summer
of memories in the Motherland.
Patriot Games: Sports
teams gather for competition on home soil
Just a few hours remain before the torch
is lit at the ancient pagan temple of Garni
to symbolize the beginning of the Third
Karabakh Ceasefire Under Strain:
Upsurge in shooting incidents worries negotiators
Convenience or Conspiracy?: Outlandish
claims circulate regarding proposed ID cards
Crisis: Government alters ID card plan to placate Church
Hey Europe and UK! Stop complaining!
While the UK broke temperature records
with 38 C (100.4 F), Summer in the City was a hotter
tune in Yerevan. The Opera House thermometer registered
as high as 48 (118.4).
On August 10, temperatures in high elevations
were said to have reached 55 (131). The Ministry of
Healthcare advised residents to eat more fruit and easily
By Friday, things had "cooled down"
to 30 (86).