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Artsakh will participate in the program “Children of the World Against War”

At the initiative of Victoria International Charity Foundation, Artsakh youth will have an opportunity to participatein the program “Children of the World Against War” to be held in Moscow, the capital of the Russian Federation.

Major Rome exhibition celebrates Leonardo da Vinci

A major exhibition dedicated to the scientific genius of Leonardo Da Vinci opened in Rome on Wednesday, part of a programme of special events across the country to mark the 500th anniversary of the death of the artist and inventor, The Local Italy reports.

Boston community hosts first ever 'Dolma Festival'

Hungry Armenians in the Greater Boston area spent the Sunday afternoon before Great Lent feasting and voting on the best homemade dolma in town.

Number of tourists visiting Artsakh increased by 23%

In 2018, 28 588 foreign citizens visited Artsakh; it has increased by 23% as compared with the same period last year.

Brazilian samba school presents Armenian culture, history at São Paulo Carnival

The Brazilian samba school Rosas de Ouro presented Armenia at the São Paulo Carnival on Saturday, March 2.

Monet's Venetian masterpiece triumphs in impressionist auction as Magritte and Picabia lead surrealist sale

The Impressionist and Modern Art Evening Sale drew excited crowds to Sotheby’s London saleroom, to see Claude Monet’s Le Palais Ducal make history on its auction debut, selling for £27.5 million, the auction house says in a statement on its website.

Oscars ratings rose by six percent on last year's all-time low but still only pulled the second-smallest audience EVER with 28 million viewers

This year's Oscars show saw a much-needed ratings bounce over last year's all-time low with a six per cent increase in viewers.

Oscars 2019: Olivia Colman and Green Book spring surprise wins

British actress Olivia Colman defied the odds to scoop an Oscar on a night when Green Book also sprung a surprise by winning the award for best film.

Oscars 2019: What award winner did with his jet ski

Nothing bogs down an event like a long and boring speech.

Festive concert dedicated to the 31st anniversary of Artsakh Movement took place in Stepanakert (Photos)

On February 20, a festive concert dedicated to the 31st anniversary of Artsakh Movement took place at the Stepanakert Culture and Youth Palace.

Queen Rock to perform live at Oscars

British rock band Queen will perform live at Sunday’s Oscars ceremony, organizers said on Monday, following the blockbuster success of best picture nominee “Bohemian Rhapsody”, Reuters reports.

The Beauty of Artsakh to Be Expressed at Hadrut’s Third International Painting Symposium

At the initiative of the Culture and Youth Affairs Department of the Hadrut’s regional administration’s staff, the third “ Colours of Dizak” International Painting Symposium will be held in the regional center from June 10 to 17.

The Second Jengyalov Hats Festival to be held in Haterk, Artsakh Republic

On 11 May the second Artsakh Jengyalov hats (the grain flat cake with greens) festival dedicated to the May 9 Triple Holiday will be organized in Haterk village, Martakert region.

Festive event devoted to the holiday of Tyarndarach organized in Stepanakert (Photos)

On February 13, in the courtyard of St. Jacob Church, Stepanakert Charles Aznavour Cultural Center organized a festive event, devoted to the holiday of Tyarndarach.

Historic-cultural reserve will be created in the ancient settlement of Mirik

After completing works in the ancient settlement of Mirik, Kashatagh region, a historic-cultural reserve will be created.

Tourist Center to be established in Artsakh. Lernik Hovhannisyan

In 2018, 28 588 tourists visited Artsakh, up by 23% from 2017.

Press Conference of Ministry of Culture, Youth Affairs and Tourism of the Republic of Artsakh took place

State targeted programs and activities envisaged by Artsakh state budget have been conducted in 2018.

Grammy awards 2019 winners named

Dua Lipa won best new artist, and Kacey Musgraves took home album of the year at a female-first Grammy Awards.

“The Mother”play by Czech novelist and playwright Karel Čapek was staged in Stepanakert

“The Mother” play by Czech novelist and playwright Karel Čapek was staged at Stepanakert's Culture and Youth Palace on February 7.

Festive event devoted to the holiday of Tyarndarach will be organized in Stepanakert

On February 13, in the courtyard of St. Jacob Church, Stepanakert Charles Aznavour Cultural Center will organize a festive event, devoted to the holiday of Tyarndarach.