The recently adopted constitutional reforms, amounting to a genuine coup in Armenia, will eventually deprive the country of democratic counterbalances, deepening the political and economic crisis, according to Aghasi Yenokyan, the founder and leader of the civic platform Media Advocate. In a public post on Facebook earlier in the...
International Federations have joined forces to launch a global campaign to encourage policymakers to safely re-open organised sport, Inside the Games reports. Named #Sport4Recovery, the campaign has been set in motion as restrictive measures put in place to prevent the spread of coronavirus are relaxed worldwide.  In addition to communicating...
Media Advocate initiative issued a statement on the police actions against reporters in front of the Armenian National Security Service headquarters on Tuesday. The statement reads: "The journalists were subjected to violence by the police while implementing their professional work after Gagik Tsarukyan left the National Security Service (NSS)...
Students of Armath Engineering Laboratories in India have assembled an automatic robot serving food to patients contaminated with the coronavirus. The video of the robot in motion has been shared on the Facebook web page of Armath Laboratories. The Union of Advanced Technology Enterprise (UATE) reminds that through the opening...
Armenia has confirmed 442 new coronavirus infections, bringing the whole variety of circumstances to eight,216 within the nation as of 11 a.m. Thursday, May 28, the Ministry of Health reports. 32 extra sufferers have recovered from the illness with the whole variety of recoveries now standing at 3,287. The Covid-19 fatalities...
New York City has change into the first main U.S. metropolis to outlaw the use of phrases corresponding to "alien" and "illegal" when referring to immigrants in native authorized documentation. The phrases will now get replaced with "noncitizen", the Daily Mail studies. NYC City Council handed the invoice on Thursday that can...
Armenian police made use of pressure to remove a demo outside the Central Bank of Armenia after a standoff with residents objecting versus the procedure of credit score companies and also the high rates of interest. Some of the demonstrators were roughed, others apprehended and also required to police...
Artsakh has actually validated one new coronavirus infection, bringing the nationwide tally to 34, the Artsakh Information Headquarters reports, mentioning the Ministry of Health. The contaminated individual is from Shahumyan area as well as has actually had call with a validated case. He had self- separated prior to checking favorable...
President Trump referred to the coronavirus since the “kung flu” on Tuesday throughout his speech addressing young adults in Phoenix, despite past criticisms that the phrase is racist, The Hill reports. The president used the term “kung flu” when speaking to students from the conservative group Turning Point Action, days...
A Tanzanian subsistence miner has hit the jackpot after the government handed him a cheque for 7.74bn Tanzanian shillings ($3.35m) for the two largest tanzanite gemstones ever found. The two dark violet-blue gemstones, each concerning the dimensions of a forearm, were discovered by Saniniu Laizer in one of the...