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 January 31, 2003 

Decision 2003: Opposition candidates unhappy with campaign conditions

Decision 2003: Opposition candidates unhappy with campaign conditions



Members of "oppositional" parties are charging that the incumbent Government is using unfair means to limit oppositional candidates' campaigns.

Politicians and their handlers who are contesting the February 19 election, say that the predominantly pro-government television stations carry reports on the President's daily activities and, by default, exclude other candidates from public recognition. Further, they say Robert Kocharyan's paid commercials get the best air time.

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Outside Eye: A non-Armenian's view of life in his adopted home


The Department of Tourism should start now to prepare itself for a period of unprecedented bad publicity when tourist season begins in a few months in Armenia.

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Policing the Police: NGO hopes to curb bribery while defending drivers' rights

 

Policing the Police: NGO hopes to curb bribery while defending drivers' rights


When motorist Tigran Aloyan won a court case and had his driver's license returned, a State Traffic Inspection tradition - to confiscate a license for any driving violation - was broken.

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Art Preservation: Yerevan painter wears her feelings on her sleeves

 

Art Preservation: Yerevan painter wears her feelings on her sleeves


Lusik Aguletsi says painting is philosophy expressed with colors and shades. But her philosophy is not limited just to the canvases that hold her work, but also in her daily life.

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Cold Competitors: Skating school offers training for Yerevan's ice addicted

 

Cold Competitors: Skating school offers training for Yerevan's ice addicted


It is colder in the skating rink hall than outside, where the temperature is minus six Celsius.

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Sports Digest

 

Sports Digest:


Tennis

(ATP Tour, WTA Tour)

Andre Agassi's win of the Australian Open puts him at the lead of the new ATP Championships race with 200 points and $657,000.

See also:
Figure Skating (European Championships 2003)

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  Inside
 

Decision 2003: Candidates declare property and income

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Army Day: Report says conditions for soldiers improving

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Health Help: Ministry of Healthcare offers six Saturdays of free treatment

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  Photos of the week
  Photo of the week: Talk Time
Photo of the week: Talk Time
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Talk Time

In 19 days Armenia will elect a President. Until then voters will be talked to by candidates such as Stepan Demirchyan (top). And some, such as President Robert Kocharyan (bottom), will be talked back to.

 




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