On September 29, President Serzh Sargsyan partook in the 70th session of the UN General Assembly in New York, where he made an address.***Statement by the President of the Republic of Armenia Serzh Sargsyanat the 70th Session of the UN General AssemblyDistinguished President Lykketoft,I congratulate you upon election to the honorable post of the President of the United Nations General Assembly. I am confident that under your able leadership this jubilee Session will meet expectations we all harbor.Distinguished ...
Angelina Jolieaddressed the United Nations Security Council at the U.N. headquarters in New York on Friday morning, April 24. Angelina criticized U.N.'s failure to end war in Syria and appealed for urgent help for the growing ranks of Syrian refugees.The "Maleficent" actress said, "The purpose of the U.N. is to prevent and end conflict, to bring countries together, to find diplomatic solutions and to save lives. We are failing to do this in Syria."
Think you've got a good memory? Think again.Drawing a world map from scratch would already be considered a difficult feat, let alone taking on the near-impossible task of doing it from memory.Yet, images have gone viral of a New Yorker accomplishing exactly that, and it just so happens that it's an 11-year-old boy.
An impressive art collection assembled by the late
actress and Hollywood icon, Lauren Bacall, is officially ready for purchase.The collection, which includes works by some of the greatest
artists of the 20th century, goes under the
hammer in New York on March 31, following a tour of Hong Kong,
Paris, London and Los Angeles. Bacall, who died in
August 2014 at the age of 89, first shot to international fame in
1944 with her first film, "To Have And Have Not."
By Harut Sassounian
Publisher, The California Courier
New York City, the unofficial Capital of the World, became the hub of major
Armenian events last week on the eve of the Armenian Genocide Centennial.On Tuesday, March 10, the 100 LIVES initiative was
launched by Vartan Gregorian, President of Carnegie Corporation of New York,
jointly with entrepreneurs Ruben Vardanyan of Moscow and Noubar Afeyan of