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Baku International Jazz Festival ends

28.10.2009 19:46 GMT

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Baku hosts Iranian films

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Turkish film director makes feature film about Khojaly Genocide at his own expenses

27.10.2009 18:49 GMT

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Voting rules of Eurovision song contest changed

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Azerbaijan participates at international culture festival in China Renmin University

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Azerbaijan and Iran to sign memorandum on cultural cooperation

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International Student Film Festival to be held in Baku

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Muslim Magomayev monument unveiled in Baku - PHOTOS

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First edition of World Literature works in Azeri language presented

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International Jazz Festival starts in Baku - PHOTOS

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Science Development Fund will be established in Azerbaijan

22.10.2009 14:21 GMT

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Baku to host international jazz festival

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Polish chamber choir to perform in Baku

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Baku hosts Jordanian Culture Days

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Azerbaijani students participate in Indonesian art and culture scholarship program

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Azerbaijan University of Languages students participated in the 2009 Indonesian Art and Culture Scholarship program.

Shakespeare's Midsummer Night’s Dream to stage in Baku

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Azerbaijan State Puppet Theater to stage Midsummer Night’s Dream by William Shakespeare.

Morality must be discussed at the highest level in Azerbaijan - MP

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Armenia may refuse to participate in Eurovision-2010

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Armenia may refuse to participate in Eurovision-2010, head of Armenian delegation said.

Russia-Azerbaijan joint music project to start tomorrow

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Russia-Azerbaijan joint music project will start tomorrow.

Baku to host first Gara Garayev International contest and conference

19.10.2009 13:24 GMT

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The first Gara Garayev International contest for young pianists and first international conference “Piano in creative activity of Gara Garayev” will took place in Baku on April 19-30 next year.

Poland honours Azerbaijani ministers and public figures

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Azerbaijani officials, MPs and public figures have been presented with awards for services to Poland.

Baku Slavic University to host French Week

16.10.2009 14:01 GMT

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Baku's Slavic University will host a French Week on 19th to 24th October, Azerbaijani news agency APA reports.

Baku conferences discuss Islamic culture and heritage

16.10.2009 13:36 GMT

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As the 2009 Capital of Islamic Culture, Baku has just played host to two major conferences - the sixth Conference of Ministers of Culture of Islamic Countries and a conference on philosopher, mystic and poet Sheikh Muhyiddin Ibn Arabi al-Andalusi (1165-1240).

Baku to host International Science Olympiad

16.10.2009 13:32 GMT

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Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev has signed a decree on holding the sixth International Science Olympiad for teenagers in Baku, the state news agency Azertac has reported.

Azerbaijani Minister of Culture meets with Qatari counterpart

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