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Chess mania captures Armenia's attention
Small Caucasus country is the first in the world to make chess mandatory in schools, aiming to build a better society.
Last updated: 24 Mar 2013 08:38 GMT
Armenia's president wins re-election
Incumbent Serzh Sargsyan garners over 58 percent of vote, official results show, amid claims of voting violations.
Last updated: 19 Feb 2013 03:20 GMT
Armenia president set to win re-election
Incumbent Serzh Sargsyan garners 61 percent of vote, according to partial results, amid claims of voting violations.
Last updated: 19 Feb 2013 00:41 GMT
Armenia president predicted to dominate polls
Serzh Sarkisian appears set to win second term after campaign marred by attempted murder of rival.
Last updated: 18 Feb 2013 13:41 GMT
Armenia presidential hopeful shot in capital
Paruyr Hayrikyan has been wounded by unknown gunmen in Yerevan, in an attack that could delay February's elections.
Last updated: 01 Feb 2013 02:52 GMT
Armenian president's party 'to keep power'
Serzh Sarksyan's Republican Party is on course to win parliamentary election, an exit poll showed.
Last updated: 06 May 2012 16:41 GMT
Scores injured at Armenia political rally
Explosion of balloons at political event in Yerevan leads to 144 people suffering burns.
Last updated: 05 May 2012 01:00 GMT
Turkey steps up quake relief efforts
Erdogan admits government response was inadequate as woman is found alive after nearly three days buried under rubble.
Last updated: 10 Nov 2011 05:26 GMT
Baby rescued from Turkey quake rubble
Two-week-old pulled alive from collapsed building along with her mother and grandmother as death toll climbs above 400.
Last updated: 10 Nov 2011 05:23 GMT
Turkey search for quake survivors continues
Death toll climbs to 459 as the government finally requests foreign help to shelter thousands of homeless families.
Last updated: 26 Oct 2011 11:45 GMT
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