American comedian Jerry Lewis dies at 91

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The International Leipzig Book Fair has opened in Germany. The Azerbaijani delegation has also participated in the fair.

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Baku to host Third Japanese Culture Festival

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Azerbaijani films to be screened at LET‘S CEE Film Festival in Vienna

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Four Azerbaijani films will be screened as part of LET‘S CEE Film Festival in Vienna.

Ganja takes up role as CIS Cultural Capital 2017

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Azerbaijani pianist to present new album in Istanbul

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Yulia Samoylova to represent Russia in Eurovision

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European premiere of “Ali and Nino” held in Brussels

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“Endless Corridor” film screened in Madrid

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"Justice for Khojaly" exhibition to open in Berlin

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Musical Theatre to attend Turkish international festival

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Today’s 2017 Eurovision allocation draw in Kiev will determine which countries will take part in the first and second semi-finals.

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Japanese film festival opens in Baku

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Organized by the Japanese embassy in Azerbaijan, a Japanese film festival has opened in Baku.

Jewelry workshop opened in Baku

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A regional workshop entitled "Jewelry art in the museum space: yesterday, today and tomorrow" has been opened Azerbaijan's Carpet Museum.

European premiere of Ali and Nino to be held in Belgium

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Karabakh Collection by Leonie Mergen represented Azerbaijani heritage in Berlin

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An extraordinary event within the scope of the MERCEDES BENZ FASHION WEEK in Berlin took place on Wednesday, January 18th 2017 under the patronage and with the support of The European Azerbaijan Society Germany (TEAS).

London hosts event dedicated to Azerbaijani mugham

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Musicologist of the Azerbaijan National Academy of Sciences, one of the leading experts on mugham Dr Sanubar Baghirova, in the world-renowned School of Oriental and African Studies (SOAS) – part of the University of London, delivered a talk entitled Mugham in Azerbaijan: New Trends and Classical Traditions, organised by the SOAS Music Department and Vostok Society, and sponsored by The European Azerbaijan Society (TEAS).

Azerbaijani artist ranked second in 6th GIN Graphic Humor Contest 2016

17.01.2017 15:07 GMT

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Azerbaijani carpets exhibited in Hannover

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Azerbaijani carpets are displayed at DOMOTEX international sale exhibition in Hannover, Germany.

Azerbaijani theater takes part in international festival in Tabriz

13.01.2017 14:34 GMT

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Azerbaijan State Musical Theatre takes part in the 35th Fajr International Theater Festival in Iran.

Australian international consultant visits Azerbaijan National Library

12.01.2017 20:35 GMT

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Australian international advisor on electronic library Barry Walsh has visited Azerbaijan National Library.

YARAT Contemporary Art Space to demonstrate new short film

11.01.2017 20:56 GMT

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Short film “Outside” will be shown in YARAT Contemporary Art Space on January 17, AzerTag reports.

Azerbaijani Carpet Museum to host lecture on history of felt craft

06.01.2017 15:16 GMT

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The Azerbaijan Carpet Museum is to host a lecture on The History of Felt Craft on January 7.

Azerbaijani film to be screened at Indian festival

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Actress Debbie Reynolds, known for 'Singin' in the Rain,' dies at age 84

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Heydar Aliyev Center hosts Art Doll exhibition - PHOTOS

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