Daily Archives: May 17, 2017

Iran Election Rules Require One-Shot Announcement of Results: Minister

TEHRAN (Tasnim) – Iranian Interior Minister Abdolreza Rahmani Fazli said he is going to declare the results of Friday's presidential election only once they...

Community college: the benefits of full-time immersion

Making community colleges work is crucial to education. For many Americans, they offer the best promise for a more promising path forward. Now, new...

Easing the cultural impact of scientific research Indigenous groups have long felt that...

Indigenous groups have long felt that scientific research hasn't always treated them with respect, at times verging on caricature and exploitation. But a new...

A pro-Europe France raises hopes, questions for Germany

Germany and France have long made for prickly partners at the center of the European Union. But a change of leadership in France –...

What a president’s intel-share could mean for allies’ trust Will China’s far-reaching trade plan...

Ideas and influences can spread across the globe in countless ways, from pop culture to military might. China's next big idea for how to...

What a president’s intel-share could mean for allies’ trust

President Trump's decision to share highly classified intelligence with Russia recently has brought up questions about US alliances and security. But it has also pointed...

Trump revelation of intelligence to Russia: Three key questions

News that President Trump shared highly classified intelligence with top Russian officials last week has rocked Washington. What are the relevant questions? Peter Grier Staff writer MAY...

Sharapova snubbed for French Open wild card slot

Tennis star Maria Sharapova has been denied a wild card entry to this year's French Open. Sharapova recently returned from a 15-month doping ban,...

The German military and its troubled traditions

The German army has been rocked by widening revelations about far-right sympathizers in its ranks and a lingering devotion to the Nazi-era Wehrmacht. So...

What to expect at the Cannes Film Festival

Nicole Kidman's red carpet stroll won't be the only highlight in Cannes. Nineteen films are competing for the world's most prestigious film award, the...

Whistleblower Chelsea Manning set to walk free from prison

The ex-US army intel analyst Chelsea Manning will be released on Wednesday. Sent to prison for leaking classified documents on the Iraq War to...

Ստացուած Գիրքեր. Հայապատում (Հեղինակ` Նուարդ Մատոյեան-Տարագճեան)

Պատմութիւն Եւ Իրականութիւն ԱՍՊԵՏ ՄԱՆՃԻԿԵԱՆ Պէյրութի «Սիփան» հրատարակչատունէն, «Կարպիս Լ. Նազարեան հիմնադրամ»-ի միջոցներով 2016-ին լոյս տեսաւ Նուարդ Մատոյեան-Տարագճեանի «Հայապատում. պատմութիւն եւ իրականութիւն» հատորը, բաղկացած` 455 էջերէ:...

Austrian parliament passes burqa ban as part of new migrant law

Austrian lawmakers have approved a bill that outlaws wearing a full-face veil in public. The new legislation also establishes mandatory integration courses, and prompts...

Germany’s Gabriel warns Turkey against ‘blackmail’ over Incirlik base

Germany's foreign minister has said Berlin may pull its troops out of a base in Turkey if lawmakers aren't allowed to visit. The latest...

North Korean missile tests ‘recipe for disaster’: US Admiral Harris

Admiral Harry Harris, the top US commander in Asia-Pacific, has warned against military escalation on the Korean Peninsula, saying missile tests by Pyongyang are...

Death toll from Venezuela unrest hits 42 as violence continues

At least four people have died of gunshot wounds at separate protests in Venezuela, bringing the fatality toll from the recent unrest in the...

Արուեստը` Կեանքի Նեկտարը

Հովանաւորութեամբ Լիբանանի մէջ Հայաստանի դեսպան Սամուէլ Մկրտչեանի եւ գործակցութեամբ «AD & D Sarkissian Partners եւ YM Development» ճարտարապետական եւ ճարտարագիտական հաստատութիւններուն, «Նոազ արք» ցուցասրահը...

Assange hits back at CIA, calls it ‘dangerously incompetent’

The founder of the website WikiLeaks, Julian Assange, has described the US’s Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) as “dangerously incompetent.” “The CIA is the world’s most...

Outraged US lawmakers demand to see Comey memo

Several Republican and Democratic lawmakers have demanded to see a memo written by ousted FBI Director James Comey following his meeting with President Donald Trump in...

Տեսակէտ. Բնակարանի Վարձքերու Բռնագաղթիչ Սեւ Օրէնքը

Գ. ՏԷՐՏԷՐԵԱՆ Լիբանանի վայրի դրամատիրական համակարգի պետութիւնը հրաժարած է իր օրէնսդիր, գործադիր եւ արդարադատ իշխանութիւններէն… յօգուտ դրամատուներուն, մեծ կալուածներուն, կալուածային առեւտուրի մեծ ընկերութիւններուն եւ ապօրինի...