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# armenia - Today’s News

Friday Cabinet meeting 'not out of the question' as Govt optimistic about easing restrictions
# Easing Restrictions
# Easing Restrictions

Friday Cabinet meeting 'not out of the question' as Govt optimistic about easing restrictions

5 hours ago 6,300 Views 17 Comments
  • Senior sources said it’s very possible there will be a Cabinet meeting on Friday amid calls for clarity to be given to businesses before next week.
  • NPHET will meet on Thursday and will consider easing restrictions on hospitality and working from home.
  • The mood music is positive among those in government circles, Political Correspondent Christina Finn reports.

# armenia - Yesterday’s News

Dominic Cummings ‘would swear under oath’ Johnson lied to UK Parliament about parties
# Downing Street Parties
# Downing Street Parties

Dominic Cummings ‘would swear under oath’ Johnson lied to UK Parliament about parties

6 hours ago 12,195 Views 24 Comments

The former chief adviser to Boris Johnson said he told the Prime Minister to get a grip on the ‘madhouse’.

Maeda scores on Celtic debut to help beat Hibernian
# Premiership
From The42
# Premiership

Maeda scores on Celtic debut to help beat Hibernian

7 hours ago 3,247 Views 0 Comments

Josip Juranovic was also on target in the first half from the penalty spot as Celtic moved three points behind Premiership leaders Rangers.

Cold case team shines new light on betrayal of Anne Frank
# Betrayal
# Betrayal

Cold case team shines new light on betrayal of Anne Frank

7 hours ago 13,590 Views 10 Comments

The Franks and four other Jews hid in an annex, reached by a secret staircase hidden behind a bookcase, from July 1942 until August 1944.

Burnley’s clash with Watford postponed as not enough Clarets players available
# Request
From The42
# Request

Burnley’s clash with Watford postponed as not enough Clarets players available

Updated 7 hours ago 3,713 Views 7 Comments

Sean Dyche said earlier on Monday that only 10 Burnley first-team players had trained.

Lewandowski retains Fifa's top men's player as Tuchel named top coach
# Awards
From The42
# Awards

Lewandowski retains Fifa's top men's player as Tuchel named top coach

7 hours ago 2,569 Views 2 Comments

Wins for Thomas Tuchel, Emma Hayes and Edouard Mendy made it a successful night for Chelsea.

Dundalk sign Dundee United centre-back on six-month loan deal
# Move
From The42
# Move

Dundalk sign Dundee United centre-back on six-month loan deal

7 hours ago 2,488 Views 1 Comment

Experienced defender Mark Connolly is returning to Ireland.

First death confirmed in Tonga volcano blast as nation remains cut off
# Volcano
# Volcano

First death confirmed in Tonga volcano blast as nation remains cut off

Updated 7 hours ago 34,493 Views 10 Comments

It is two days since the Hunga Tonga-Hunga Ha’apai volcano exploded, cloaking Tonga in a film of ash.

Local residents campaign against lithium exploration along Wicklow-Carlow border
# Moylisha Hill
# Moylisha Hill

Local residents campaign against lithium exploration along Wicklow-Carlow border

8 hours ago 16,338 Views 30 Comments

The world’s largest lithium producer has been investigating the area since 2013.

Ireland winger Stockdale's season looks over after ankle surgery
# Blow
From The42
# Blow

Ireland winger Stockdale's season looks over after ankle surgery

8 hours ago 14,347 Views 16 Comments

Jacob Stockdale suffered the injury against Glasgow in September.

# armenia - Wednesday 15 December, 2021

EU leaders look to deepen relations with former Soviet republics
# Armenia
# Armenia

EU leaders look to deepen relations with former Soviet republics

Dec 15th 2021, 11:00 PM 11,500 Views 10 Comments

The EU summit with its Eastern partnership came on the same day as Russia issued Washington a series of security demands.

# armenia - Sunday 15 November, 2020

Armenian opposition politician arrested over alleged prime minister assassination plot
# Peace Deal
# Peace Deal

Armenian opposition politician arrested over alleged prime minister assassination plot

Nov 15th 2020, 10:54 AM 22,069 Views 6 Comments

The leader of an opposition party in Armenia was arrested yesterday after being summoned to the headquarters of the country’s security forces.

# armenia - Tuesday 10 November, 2020

Armenia and Azerbaijan agree to end fighting over the Nagorno-Karabakh region
# Truce
# Truce

Armenia and Azerbaijan agree to end fighting over the Nagorno-Karabakh region

Nov 10th 2020, 7:03 AM 12,267 Views 9 Comments

The peace deal comes with the deployment of Russian peacekeepers.

# armenia - Monday 9 November, 2020

Azerbaijan apologises to Russia after shooting down helicopter as fighting rages over Karabakh
# Azerbaijan
# Azerbaijan

Azerbaijan apologises to Russia after shooting down helicopter as fighting rages over Karabakh

Nov 9th 2020, 9:50 PM 18,699 Views 4 Comments

Fighting between Azerbaijan and Armenia has been ongoing for six weeks in the context Nagorno-Karabkh region.

# armenia - Saturday 24 October, 2020

Fighting over disputed region between Armenia and Azerbaijan continues despite US mediation
# Conflict
# Conflict

Fighting over disputed region between Armenia and Azerbaijan continues despite US mediation

Oct 24th 2020, 4:15 PM 10,033 Views 1 Comment

Rockets have struck residential areas in Nagorono-Karabakh as Armenia and Azerbaijan continue their conflict over the territory.

# armenia - Saturday 17 October, 2020

Azerbaijan claims Armenian military launched deadly missile strike
# Conflict
# Conflict

Azerbaijan claims Armenian military launched deadly missile strike

Oct 17th 2020, 1:40 PM 15,511 Views 10 Comments

The incident marks an escalation of the countries’ conflict over Nagorno-Karabakh.

# armenia - Sunday 11 October, 2020

Azerbaijan and Armenia report shelling of cities despite ceasefire
# Truce
# Truce

Azerbaijan and Armenia report shelling of cities despite ceasefire

Oct 11th 2020, 3:59 PM 11,868 Views 1 Comment

Azerbaijani authorities said today that nine civilians had been killed and more than 30 wounded following missile strikes.

# armenia - Saturday 10 October, 2020

Both Armenia and Azerbaijan claim the other side violated today's ceasefire as tensions simmer
# Nagorno Karabakh
# Nagorno Karabakh

Both Armenia and Azerbaijan claim the other side violated today's ceasefire as tensions simmer

Updated Oct 10th 2020, 2:35 PM 22,220 Views 10 Comments

Mediation talks leading to the ceasefire were facilitated by Russia.

# armenia - Sunday 4 October, 2020

Armenia reports heavy losses as fighting intensifies with Azerbaijan in disputed region
# Nagorno Karabakh
# Nagorno Karabakh

Armenia reports heavy losses as fighting intensifies with Azerbaijan in disputed region

Oct 4th 2020, 9:46 AM 27,640 Views 12 Comments

The Armenian prime minister said the country is “facing possibly the most decisive moment in our millennia-old history”.

# armenia - Saturday 3 October, 2020

'The people who are dying were born in 2002, 2003, why are they at war?'
# Armenia
# Armenia

'The people who are dying were born in 2002, 2003, why are they at war?'

Oct 3rd 2020, 8:00 PM 45,956 Views 8 Comments

Irish-Armenians are calling for the international community to intervene as deadly fighting continues in the Nagorno-Karabakh region.

# armenia - Tuesday 29 September, 2020

Death toll rises in Nagorno-Karabakh ahead of UN Security Council's emergency talks
# Azerbaijan
# Azerbaijan

Death toll rises in Nagorno-Karabakh ahead of UN Security Council's emergency talks

Sep 29th 2020, 8:54 AM 12,298 Views 13 Comments

Fierce fighting raged between Azerbaijani and Armenian forces yesterday despite pleas for calm.

# armenia - Monday 28 September, 2020

Explainer: Why has conflict erupted between Armenia and Azerbaijan?
# Nagorny Karabakh
# Nagorny Karabakh

Explainer: Why has conflict erupted between Armenia and Azerbaijan?

Sep 28th 2020, 1:10 PM 29,279 Views 24 Comments

Fighting erupted again over the weekend in a long-running territorial dispute.

Dozens of people killed as fighting between Armenia and Azerbaijan enters second day
# Nagorno Karabakh
# Nagorno Karabakh

Dozens of people killed as fighting between Armenia and Azerbaijan enters second day

Sep 28th 2020, 8:45 AM 24,966 Views 16 Comments

The countries have been locked since the early 1990s in a territorial dispute over Nagorno-Karabakh.

# armenia - Sunday 27 September, 2020

'A step away from large-scale war': Fighting erupts between Azerbaijan and Armenia over disputed region
# Caucasus
# Caucasus

'A step away from large-scale war': Fighting erupts between Azerbaijan and Armenia over disputed region

Sep 27th 2020, 4:15 PM 26,881 Views 34 Comments

Azerbaijan claims to have captured seven Armenian-controlled villages.

# armenia - Tuesday 19 November, 2019

Mancini: I don't know if rivals are worried, but they'd prefer not to face Italy
# Perfect Campaign
From The42
# Perfect Campaign

Mancini: I don't know if rivals are worried, but they'd prefer not to face Italy

Nov 19th 2019, 8:09 AM 3,986 Views 0 Comments

Italy coach Roberto Mancini believes rivals would prefer to avoid playing his team at Euro 2020.

# armenia - Monday 18 November, 2019

Azzurri complete stunning campaign with remarkable 9-1 rout of Armenia
# Bobby Manc
From The42
# Bobby Manc

Azzurri complete stunning campaign with remarkable 9-1 rout of Armenia

Nov 18th 2019, 10:28 PM 6,829 Views 4 Comments

Roberto Mancini’s Italy turned on the style in their final Group J game.

# armenia - Wednesday 30 October, 2019

Explainer: What were the Armenian massacres and why is it controversial to describe them as a 'genocide'?
# Explainer
# Explainer

Explainer: What were the Armenian massacres and why is it controversial to describe them as a 'genocide'?

Oct 30th 2019, 2:45 PM 26,679 Views 25 Comments

Recognition of the killings as ‘genocide’ is the subject of a dispute between Turkey and Armenia.

'A grave mistake': Turkey rejects US recognition of Armenian genocide
# Genocide
# Genocide

'A grave mistake': Turkey rejects US recognition of Armenian genocide

Oct 30th 2019, 8:27 AM 18,996 Views 27 Comments

The Armenians say the mass killings of their people from 1915 to 1917 amounted to genocide, a claim recognised by some 30 countries.

# armenia - Thursday 5 September, 2019

Italy ride their luck to see off 10-man Armenia
# Review
From The42
# Review

Italy ride their luck to see off 10-man Armenia

Sep 5th 2019, 7:57 PM 3,351 Views 1 Comment

An Andrea Belotti brace and a solitary effort from substitute Lorenzo Pellegrini settled a spicy contest.

# armenia - Saturday 27 July, 2019

Spain crowned U19 European champions thanks to double from 19-year-old Valencia forward
# Champions
From The42
# Champions

Spain crowned U19 European champions thanks to double from 19-year-old Valencia forward

Jul 27th 2019, 7:42 PM 6,669 Views 0 Comments

Ferran Torres scored a goal in either half to help Spain secure the Uefa U19 European Championship.

# armenia - Wednesday 24 July, 2019

‘My family are flying out from Cavan to Armenia for the semi-final. The sky's the limit’
# Leaving On A Jet Plane
From The42
# Leaving On A Jet Plane

‘My family are flying out from Cavan to Armenia for the semi-final. The sky's the limit’

Jul 24th 2019, 7:15 AM 7,108 Views 0 Comments

Oisin McEntee looks ahead to Ireland’s U19 European Championships semi-final against Portugal.

# armenia - Friday 19 July, 2019

'Some of their players are going to be playing in the top leagues over the next few years'
# Promise
From The42
# Promise

'Some of their players are going to be playing in the top leagues over the next few years'

Jul 19th 2019, 7:55 PM 8,171 Views 3 Comments

Niall Morahan and Kameron Ledwidge were impressed by France as Ireland suffered a narrow 1-0 loss.

# armenia - Saturday 13 July, 2019

'I told my mam and dad that I didn't want to play football anymore'
# Doubt
From The42
# Doubt

'I told my mam and dad that I didn't want to play football anymore'

Jul 13th 2019, 6:15 AM 13,707 Views 2 Comments

Ireland U19 international Conor Grant on how he overcame homesickness to progress in his career.

# armenia - Wednesday 26 June, 2019

Irish teenage starlet will prioritise regular football over 'big' club allure
# Potential
From The42
# Potential

Irish teenage starlet will prioritise regular football over 'big' club allure

Jun 26th 2019, 7:00 AM 8,855 Views 1 Comment

Luca Connell is expected to move on from Bolton in the coming weeks, amid a flurry of interest in the youngster.

# armenia - Tuesday 4 December, 2018

Dutch church holds month-long 'marathon mass' to protect refugee family from deportation
# Bethel
# Bethel

Dutch church holds month-long 'marathon mass' to protect refugee family from deportation

Dec 4th 2018, 12:29 PM 17,522 Views 34 Comments

Under Dutch law, police are unable to raid places of worship while services are ongoing.

# armenia - Tuesday 16 October, 2018

Gibraltar put 22-game losing streak behind them with second straight win in three days
# Let The Good Times Roll
From The42
# Let The Good Times Roll

Gibraltar put 22-game losing streak behind them with second straight win in three days

Oct 16th 2018, 10:40 PM 11,511 Views 10 Comments

They claimed their first-ever victory in a competitive international against Armenia on Saturday.

# armenia - Saturday 13 October, 2018

Incredible scenes as Gibraltar win first ever game after 22 consecutive defeats since 2013
# Sweet Victory
From The42
# Sweet Victory

Incredible scenes as Gibraltar win first ever game after 22 consecutive defeats since 2013

Oct 13th 2018, 8:24 PM 17,816 Views 7 Comments

The nation joined Uefa in 2013 and have suffered a series of heavy defeats ever since.

# armenia - Thursday 24 May, 2018

Boris Johnson spent 18 minutes on the phone to Russian prankster posing as the Armenian prime minister
# Foreign Secretary
# Foreign Secretary

Boris Johnson spent 18 minutes on the phone to Russian prankster posing as the Armenian prime minister

May 24th 2018, 5:52 PM 30,112 Views 23 Comments

Johnson discussed Russia and the poisoning of Sergei Skripal before realising the call was a fake.

# armenia - Saturday 29 April, 2017

An Irish director wants to capture the Armenian genocide the way Schindler's List did the Holocaust
# The Promise
# The Promise

An Irish director wants to capture the Armenian genocide the way Schindler's List did the Holocaust

Apr 29th 2017, 9:30 PM 17,138 Views 54 Comments

Terry George says telling a historical stories through film is vital.

# armenia - Saturday 14 January, 2017

Armenia 'faces shortage of women' due to sex-selective abortions
# Gender Trouble
# Gender Trouble

Armenia 'faces shortage of women' due to sex-selective abortions

Jan 14th 2017, 7:25 AM 14,949 Views 46 Comments

The tradition is for families to prefer sons in the country.

# armenia - Saturday 13 June, 2015

This 35-yard screamer was not enough for Armenia to beat Portugal
# Take A Bow
From The42
# Take A Bow

This 35-yard screamer was not enough for Armenia to beat Portugal

Jun 13th 2015, 9:51 PM 7,208 Views 7 Comments

A Cristiano Ronaldo hat-trick helped his side prevail ultimately.

# armenia - Wednesday 27 May, 2015

Galway girl receives response to a shoebox she sent away... to Armenia... in 1999...
# Touching
# Touching

Galway girl receives response to a shoebox she sent away... to Armenia... in 1999...

May 27th 2015, 6:20 PM 44,352 Views 30 Comments

Claire Fahy had completely forgotten about her charitable act… until now.

This Galway woman sent away a charity shoebox and received a thank you note 16 years later
# Touching
From The Daily Edge
# Touching

This Galway woman sent away a charity shoebox and received a thank you note 16 years later

May 27th 2015, 5:09 PM 4,870 Views 5 Comments

An amazing story.

# armenia - Wednesday 20 May, 2015

Greece's Eurovision entry sounds like a cry for debt relief
# With Or Without Eu
# With Or Without Eu

Greece's Eurovision entry sounds like a cry for debt relief

May 20th 2015, 5:24 PM 15,506 Views 26 Comments

Sure it’s a bit far-fetched, but stay with us on this one.

# armenia - Friday 24 April, 2015

Armenia remembers its genocide, but struggles to keep up with the Kardashians
# Opinion
# Opinion

Armenia remembers its genocide, but struggles to keep up with the Kardashians

Apr 24th 2015, 8:00 AM 326 Views 20 Comments

The Kardashians have helped to make today’s commemorations newsworthy – but, after the circus, Armenia will continue to suffer from miserable poverty.

# armenia - Monday 13 April, 2015

A massive row is brewing between Turkey and the Vatican
# Genocide
# Genocide

A massive row is brewing between Turkey and the Vatican

Apr 13th 2015, 7:54 AM 14,043 Views 71 Comments

Pope Francis referred to the mass murder of Armenians 100 years ago as a “genocide”.

# armenia - Sunday 12 October, 2014

VIDEO: There were some lovely goals around Europe last night From The42

VIDEO: There were some lovely goals around Europe last night

Oct 12th 2014, 11:19 AM 3,910 Views 2 Comments

An ex-Manchester United winger popped up with a gorgeous last-gasp strike to grab a point for his side.

# armenia - Saturday 21 June, 2014

We spent €35k last year monitoring elections in Tajikistan, Armenia and Azerbaijan
# Let's Be Diplomatic
# Let's Be Diplomatic

We spent €35k last year monitoring elections in Tajikistan, Armenia and Azerbaijan

Jun 21st 2014, 8:00 AM 4,135 Views 8 Comments

The current roster of election observers, drawn up in May of last year, includes about 200 people with previous experience of elections or public office.

# armenia - Tuesday 16 October, 2012

Egan, Joyce and Hickey named in IABA squads
# Boxing
From The42
# Boxing

Egan, Joyce and Hickey named in IABA squads

Oct 16th 2012, 2:33 PM 650 Views 0 Comments

Ireland’s amateur boxers compete in two international competititions in the coming weeks.

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