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Bound by Belief: Molokans hold on to faith and tradition in changed world

 

Bound by Belief: Molokans hold on to faith and tradition in changed world


As soon as the first snow falls in Armenia, the road leading to the village of Fioletovo is almost impassable. Few cars reach this mountain-sheltered site when a winter, which might be tolerable in Yerevan, feels like Siberia in Fioletovo.

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Ahead of its Time: Exclusive watchmaker chooses Yerevan for regional dealership

 

Ahead of its Time: Exclusive watchmaker chooses Yerevan for regional dealership


A leading name in high-end watch making has chosen Abovian Street in Yerevan as home for its latest regional boutique.

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Mad about Luck: Tough night for Santa as chilly Yerevantsis battle cold for tarehats

 

Mad about Luck: Tough night for Santa as chilly Yerevantsis battle cold for tarehats


One, two, three and Santa Claus, seized by the fright and hardly saving his beard, very quickly left the crowd which went mad, leaving his precious sack full of tarehats at the hands of police. At the night of January 12 the big celebration dedicated to the Armenian Old New Year reached its peak on Republican Square.

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Life Blood: Bone Marrow Registry grows with hope for new life

 

Life Blood: Bone Marrow Registry grows with hope for new life


On September 17 the warm sun that washed a ward of the Los Angeles's City of Hope hospital was fused with the breath and hope of living.

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Coping with Fate: A holiday visit inside Abovian Women's and Juvenile prison

 

Coping with Fate: A holiday visit inside Abovian Women's and Juvenile prison


In a frozen but festive hall faces turned red from cold are nonetheless cheerful. Women with interesting but uncommon looks dressed in uncommon manner are sitting in old, cold chairs. Behind them teenagers with shaved heads are dressed in dark blue in the hall decorated for New Year.

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Warming Nature's Own: Winter is special challenge for animals on display

 

Warming Nature's Own: Winter is special challenge for animals on display


On a day of cold rain there are few visitors at the Yerevan Zoo. The director says less than a dozen visitors have come in the last two weeks.

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Voting Climate: Report say "extraordinary efforts required" to assure clean elections

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Bound by Belief: Molokans hold on to faith and tradition in changed world

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Politics: Ruling against Hovanissian renews debate about Kocharyan's citizenship

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