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YouTube: Internet Download Speed Doubles in Armenia


Internet speed in Armenia continues to grow at a mind-blowing pace. A direct indicator of this comes from the statistics provided by YouTube, according to which average download speed of videos from Armenia has reached about 3.2 mbps in March 2012.

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Armenia Society

Author of The Book about Armenian Army Faces Prosecution


Hovhannes Ishkhanian, a young Armenian writer, is facing prosecution for a limited edition (300 copies) book he published, which the Armenian police claim contains pornography.

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In Armenia women are worse off than in Georgia, better off than in Azerbaijan

Women’s Economic Opportunity Index 2012 - Cover Page

The Economist Intelligence Unit has published the “Women’s Economic Opportunity Index 2012” along with a report, which attempt to measure progress in the economic advancement of women around the world.

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Armenia Economy Society

Armenia's Twisted Reality: Bread Prices Rise as Wheat Gets Cheaper Globally


Wheat futures have tumbled 17 % in the past year as global production and inventories headed for all-time highs. A further 7% decline in world wheat indicator price is expected this year and the price is expected to average at around 275$ a ton. Meanwhile in Armenia the price of bread and cereals rose 11% in December 2011 year on year, according to eMedia.

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Putin Gets 89% Votes of Armenia's Russian Citizens

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More than 10 thousand voters took part in Russia’s presidential polls in Armenia on Sunday, Caucasus Knot reports.

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Village Mayor Accused of Raping 14 Year-Old Student


Students at a school in Hartashen village of Syunik region claim, that the village mayor has raped a 14-year old student of the the school.
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Remembrance of March 1, 2008 Victims

Armenian opposition held a rally on March 1 to commemorate the 4th anniversary of post-election violence in Yerevan. The rally was concluded by a march from the Liberty square to Grigor Lusavorich avenue, the scene of the bloody events 4 years ago.

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