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Excerpts from Zabel Yessayan Books to Appear in New Cambridge Literary Journal

Excerpts from Zabel Yessayan Books to Appear in New Cambridge Literary Journal

June 29, 2017 10:53 am
CAMBRIDGE, Mass. — The new literary journal Pangyrus includes several pieces by the Armenian feminist writer Zabel Yessayan in its recently-released third issue. Originally...

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 Mosesian Center for the Arts Honors Dr. Atul Gawande at Annual Event

 Mosesian Center for the Arts Honors Dr. Atul Gawande at Annual Event

August 22, 2017 8:41 pm
From left, Dr. Aram Chobanian, Peter Onanian, Dr. Charles Tift, Elaine Mosesian Peter Onanian, Honoree Atul Gawande, Charleen Mosesian Onanian Jonathan Bush with honoree Dr....

Armenia»

Armenian Girls’ Team from Tekeyan School Stuns Google Experts with Sign Language App

Armenian Girls’ Team from Tekeyan School Stuns Google Experts with Sign Language App

August 22, 2017 8:46 pm
MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif. (PanARMENIAN.Net) — An Armenian team of young women was selected to be among the finalists and won the People’s Choice Award in a months-long...

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Israeli Suicide-drone Maker Carried Out Live Demo on Armenian Army Targets, Complaint Says

Israeli Suicide-drone Maker Carried Out Live Demo on Armenian Army Targets, Complaint Says

August 22, 2017 8:42 pm
By Gili Cohen TEL AVIV, Israel (Haaretz) — The Israeli Defense Ministry is examining whether the Israeli firm Aeronautics Defense Systems was asked to actually demonstrate...

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Stones of Armenian Church in Van Used to Build Mosques

Stones of Armenian Church in Van Used to Build Mosques

August 8, 2017 8:49 pm
Varagavank (Wikipedia) ISTANBUL (Armenpress) — The walls of Varagavank monastery in Turkey’s Van province are being constantly demolished, Yeniozgurpolitika.org reports. Ali...

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Tekeyan Vancouver Holds Successful Picnic

Tekeyan Vancouver Holds Successful Picnic

VANCOUVER, Canada – The Tekeyan Cultural Association (TCA) of Vancouver held what is projected to be its first annual summer picnic at John Lawson Park in West Vancouver on July 23, at which over 100 people attended. Originally, the organizers intended to provide a barbeque, but because of the many forest fires that British Columbia […]

Recipe Corner: Yogurt Walnut Cake

Ingredients 2 1/2 cups flour 1 1/2 cups sugar 1 stick unsalted butter, at room temperature 2 large eggs, beaten 1 teaspoon each baking soda and baking powder 1 teaspoon each vanilla and cinnamon 1/2 teaspoon cloves or nutmeg 1 cup plain white yogurt 2 tablespoons fresh lemon juice Dash of sea or Kosher salt […]

The China Factor

The China Factor

By Edmond Y. Azadian On August 9, Chinese Assistant Foreign Minister Li Huilai headed an official delegation that visited Armenia for consultations between the foreign ministries of the two countries. The guests attended the official groundbreaking for the new Chinese embassy in Armenia, which will cover 40,000 square meters. It will be second in size […]

Armenian Girls’ Team from Tekeyan School Stuns Google Experts with Sign Language App

Armenian Girls’ Team from Tekeyan School Stuns Google Experts with Sign Language App

MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif. (PanARMENIAN.Net) — An Armenian team of young women was selected to be among the finalists and won the People’s Choice Award in a months-long app-building competition, The Technovation Challenge, organized by Google at the company’s headquarters. More than 11,000 girls from 103 countries formed teams to address issues in several categories: peace, […]

Israeli Suicide-drone Maker Carried Out Live Demo on Armenian Army Targets, Complaint Says

Israeli Suicide-drone Maker Carried Out Live Demo on Armenian Army Targets, Complaint Says

By Gili Cohen TEL AVIV, Israel (Haaretz) — The Israeli Defense Ministry is examining whether the Israeli firm Aeronautics Defense Systems was asked to actually demonstrate the use of an armed unmanned aircraft in the Central Asian republic of Azerbaijan against a military position of the neighboring country of Armenia, with which Azerbaijan has a […]

 Mosesian Center for the Arts Honors Dr. Atul Gawande at Annual Event

 Mosesian Center for the Arts Honors Dr. Atul Gawande at Annual Event

WATERTOWN — The Dorothy and Charles Mosesian Center for the Arts paid tribute to Dr. Atul Gawande for his outstanding contributions to the medical and literary fields at the center’s annual fundraising event, the Mosesian Gala, on June 27. The Mosesian Center for the Arts community chose to recognize Gawande for his remarkable breakthrough writings, […]

China Breaks Ground on New Embassy in Yerevan

China Breaks Ground on New Embassy in Yerevan

YEREVAN (RFE/RL) — China officially launched the construction of a new and much bigger building for its embassy in Armenia on Wednesday, August 9, in what a senior Chinese diplomat described as another sign of deepening relations between the two nations. Armenian Foreign Minister Edward Nalbandian, Yerevan’s Mayor Taron Markarian and China’s Assistant Foreign Minister […]

‘Return to Asbury’ Kef Weekend to Feature Music of Dinkjians

‘Return to Asbury’ Kef Weekend to Feature Music of Dinkjians

ASBURY PARK, N.J. — The sixth annual “Return to Asbury” kef weekend will feature Armenian music legend Onnik Dinkjian as the headliner at this popular summer event, scheduled for August 25-27. The kef music of Dinkjian and his son, internationally renowned multi-instrumentalist Ara, will evoke the 1950s and 1960s, when Armenians originally gathered in Asbury Park […]