Pope declares Armenian ‘genocide’ 100 years on
A century after the murder of more than a million Armenians in Turkey, the Pope has called the event ‘the 20th century’s first genocide’. Why is it not more widely remembered and decried?
‘Game of Kings’ on Armenia’s school curriculum
Authorities in Armenia are making chess a compulsory part of the country’s national curriculum. Pupils will study the game as a subject like science or maths. Smart move?
Uncorked! World’s oldest winery discovered
The world’s oldest winery has been discovered in an Armenian cave; so we’ve been drinking alcohol for at least 6000 years. Is that something to celebrate?