Monthly Archives: October 2013

Book Review: The Armenian Table Cookbook

Turkey must return Armenian churches, Aram I says in Europe

Turkey must return Armenian churches, Aram I says in Europe   09:38 16/10/2013 In his opening remarks at the 3rd Conference of European Armenians, organized by the European Armenian Federation for Justice and Democracy (ANC of Europe) and held at the European Parliament, His Holiness Aram I urged Turkey to “return Armenian churches to their […]

Karakashian Presents Komitas Book at Sts. Vartanantz

Karakashian Presents Komitas Book at Sts. Vartanantz   On Sat., Oct. 12, Sts. Vartanantz Church and Hamazkayin of New Jersey hosted a presentation by Dr. Meline Karakashian on her book, Komitas: A Psychological Study. Dr. Karakashian with the organziers Komitas is remembered for having saved Armenian folk music from extinction before the Armenian Genocide, and […]

Armenian Genocide recognition indispensable precondition for Turkey to join EU: MEP

Armenian Genocide recognition indispensable precondition for Turkey to join EU: MEP The recognition of the Armenian Genocide is an indispensable precondition for Turkey to join the EU. As reports “Armenpress” citing kibrispostasi.com, Greek MEP, the Head of the EU-Armenia Friendship Group Eleni Theocharous stated this. “Turkey has nothing to do in the EU and civilized […]

Lord Darzi becomes foreign associate of the Institute of Medicine

Lord Darzi becomes foreign associate of the Institute of Medicine

Lord Darzi becomes foreign associate of the Institute of Medicine by Sam Wong 21 October 2013   Professor Lord Ara Darzi has been elected to the Institute of Medicine (IOM), the health arm of the US National Academy of Sciences.Membership of the IOM is one of the highest honours in the field of health and […]

The Sunday Times: British special forces carried out secret trainings in Azerbaijan

The Sunday Times: British special forces carried out secret trainings in Azerbaijan   19:21 21/10/2013 » Society The Foreign and Commonwealth Office paid for the SAS to train Azerbaijan’s special forces in an effort to gain influence with the hardline ex-Soviet regime, the British Sunday Times writes. According to a leaked document seen by The […]

Rima Kazumyan: one of the designers behind Emporio Armani

Rima Kazumyan: one of the designers behind Emporio Armani

News.am NEWS & STYLE From the electronic pages of NEWS & STYLE of today. Here you are guys, another young successful Armenian lady. Praiseworthy! By Marina Adulyan Few people know that one of the designers behind Emporio Armani men’s collections is a girl with Armenian roots. Rima Kazumyan is a senior designer of the world-famous […]

Turkey Covers Up The Armenian Genocide

Turkey Covers Up The Armenian Genocide   October 14, 2013 (via Armenian Youth Federation) In 1915, under the cover of World War I, Ottoman Turks wiped out about a third of its Armenian population. To this day, Turkey denies any blame for the atrocity, and behind it, U.S. stands firm among a dwindling band of […]

New Australian Government filled with supporters of Armenian Genocide recognition

New Australian Government filled with supporters of Armenian Genocide recognition – Posted on October 14, 2013 The Prime Minister of Australia, Tony Abbott and three of his senior Ministers have all, while in Opposition over the last three years, properly characterised the Armenian Genocide in public speeches and statements, the Armenian National Committee of Australia […]

Akcam receives MESA’s Prestigious Hourani Book Prize for a book on Armenian Genocide

Akcam receives MESA’s Prestigious Hourani Book Prize for a book on Armenian Genocide   Historian Taner Akcam received the Middle East Studies Association’s (MESA) 2013 Hourani Book Prize for his book The Young Turks’ Crime Against Humanity: The Armenian Genocide and Ethnic Cleansing in the Ottoman Empire, the Armenian Weekly reports. MESA’s statement reads: “We award the […]

Film: The Lebanese Rocket Society

The Lebanese Rocket Society   by Joana Hadjithomas and Khalil Joreige The Strange Tale of the Lebanese Space Race   In the early 60’s, during the cold war and apex of Pan Arabism, a group of students led by researcher Manoug Manougian enters the race to space and create the Lebanese Rocket Society. The intention […]

The Independent: Further proof emerges of Turkey’s genocide

The Independent: Further proof emerges of Turkey’s genocide

Further proof emerges of Turkey’s genocide The Turks are preparing to smother the 100th anniversary of their Holocaust against the Christian Armenians of the Ottoman Empire in 1915 Robert Fisk Sunday 13 October 2013 To other, earlier refugees. The Turks are preparing to smother the 100th anniversary of their Holocaust against the Christian Armenians of […]

“The Times of the Armenian Genocide: Reports in the British Press, 1914-1923” book is published

“The Times of the Armenian Genocide: Reports in the British Press, 1914-1923” book is published

“The Times of the Armenian Genocide: Reports in the British Press, 1914-1923” book is published   11.Oct.2013 – 12:59   Katia Minas Peltekian announces the publication of a two-volume book entitled “The Times of the Armenian Genocide: Reports in the British Press, 1914-1923”. The two-volumes compile over one thousand items collected from British newspapers between […]

Bulgaria’s playoff hopes hit by 2-1 defeat in Armenia

Bulgaria’s playoff hopes hit by 2-1 defeat in Armenia   Published: Saturday October 12, 2013 MYT 2:22:12 AM   YEREVAN (Reuters) – Armenia beat nine-man Bulgaria 2-1 in an eventful Group B match in Yerevan on Friday to record a first home victory in their World Cup qualifying campaign and dent their opponents’ playoff hopes. […]

Visting author speaks on genocide

Visting author speaks on genocide   By Nina Due / In Campus, News, World / October 9, 2013 A class of 20 students gathered at the King Intercultural center Oct. 1 to have a discussion about genocide with the author of “Nowhere: A Story of Exile.” “People don’t think these things happen now, but they […]

Union of Armenians of Israel launched census of Armenian population

Union of Armenians of Israel launched census of Armenian population   October 10, 2013 – 14:00 AMT   PanARMENIAN.Net – The Union of Armenians of Israel Ararat launched a census of the country’s Armenian population. The census aims at further unification of the Armenian community, with data collected not to be published. “Armenian communities worldwide […]

Armenian Review Appoints New Assistant Editor, Publishes Recent Issue

Armenian Review Appoints New Assistant Editor, Publishes Recent Issue   Dr. Talar Chahinian joins the Armenian Review as assistant editor WATERTOWN, Mass.—The Spring-Summer 2013 issue of the Armenian Review was published earlier this month. The most recent issue includes articles ranging from historic textual analysis to current political issues. In the first article of the […]

Delegates from 17 Countries Pay Their Respects at Yerevan Genocide Memorial

Delegates from 17 Countries Pay Their Respects at Yerevan Genocide Memorial   11:28, October 11, 2013 Members of 31 delegations, hailing from 17 countries, now in Yerevan to participate in celebrations to mark the 2795th of the Armenian capital and to attend the International Conference of Capital Cities of the Council of Europe, visited the Armenian […]

Diyarbakir Mayor places wreaths at Armenian Genocide Memorial in Providence

Diyarbakir Mayor places wreaths at Armenian Genocide Memorial in Providence   Mayor of the Diyarbakir Sur Municipality Abdullah Demirbaş placed flowers at the Armenian Genocide Memorial in Providence on Oct. 10, the Armenian Weekly reports. Speaking at the memorial, Demirbaş said, “We bow in memory of all those who lost their lives.” Kurds had a […]

COMMUNITY COUNCIL MEMBER, VIKEN HALADJIAN, RECEIVES GOLD MEDAL

COMMUNITY COUNCIL MEMBER, VIKEN HALADJIAN, RECEIVES GOLD MEDAL   This year’s celebration of the 22nd Anniversary of the Declaration of Independence by the Republic of Armenia became also the happy occasion to celebrate the award of a Gold Medal of the Armenian Ministry for the Diaspora to a member of the Armenian Community Council, Mr. […]

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