Armenia's Presidential elections will go to a second
round of voting after a day of drama, intrigue, and
controversy ended with the incumbent Robert Kocharyan
failing to secure a second term by the narrowest margin.
A Life in the Sun: Saryan exhibition
in France will be the biggest for 17 years
By Gayane Mkrtchyan
The baking heat of the sun radiates in a uniquely Armenian
way from pictures that line the walls of Martiros Saryan's
house-museum. There is charm and excitement in these
canvases, which bathe the viewer with optimism.