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Arsenal’s Mkhitaryan to miss Europa League final over safety fears

The Armenian midfielder will miss out on the final as he fears going to Azerbaijan due to tensions between the two countries

The street protester who took over a country

Three weeks ago, few would have thought a former newspaper editor who served time in jail would become the new prime minister of Armenia

Diary of a hitchhiker in Armenia

With only a rudimentary idea of where to go and what to see, Stacey Nel stuck out her thumb and hitchhiked across Armenia.

Armenian genocide relived

Generations on, memories of the persecution and murders give the lie to political denial.

At 6 000 years old, wine press is oldest yet found

Archeologists have unearthed the oldest wine-making facility ever found.

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Pay-TV inquiry probes the Multichoice monopoly

Africa’s largest subscription television operator says it is under threat amid the emerging popularity of global platforms like Netflix and Amazon Prime

Covid-overflow hospital in ruins as SIU investigates

A high-level probe has begun into hundreds of millions of rand spent by the Gauteng health department to refurbish a hospital that is now seven months behind schedule – and lying empty

​No apology or comfort as another Marikana mother dies without justice

Nomawethu Ma’Bhengu Sompeta, whose funeral will be held this weekend, was unequivocal in calling out the government for its response to the Marikana massacre

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