Baku hosts solemn opening of 9th International Mstislav Rostropovich Festival

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Azerbaijani writer`s work presented at NYC Writers Conference 2016

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Theatre of Young Spectators to take part in Second Int'l Festival in Perm

30.09.2016 09:33 GMT

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The Baku theatre will perform The Beauty Queen of Leenane by Martin McDonagh.

Tbilisi to play host to concert devoted to Rashid Behbudov

28.09.2016 09:05 GMT

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Azerbaijani-Turkish ministers voice 'multiculturalism'

27.09.2016 20:53 GMT

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India-Azerbaijan Dostluq Year launched in Baku with Indian Food Festival

27.09.2016 11:34 GMT

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Baku to host exhibition on Astrakhan Oblast

23.09.2016 09:21 GMT

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A festival of Azerbaijani music has been held in the city of Mulhouse, France.

Actress robbed during presentation of Emmy award

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Azerbaijan's Ganja named cultural capital of CIS

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The ancient Azerbaijani city of Ganja has been named the cultural capital of the Commonwealth of Independent States, AzerTag reports.

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19.09.2016 12:12 GMT

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Azerbaijani attends Glasgow International Festival

17.09.2016 09:22 GMT

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Director of Azerbaijan`s Yukh Theater Tarlan Rasulov was invited as an expert to the Tramway`s Unlimited Festival in Glasgow, Scotland.

Film on Azerbaijani refugee children from Karabakh premieres in Los Angeles

16.09.2016 11:24 GMT

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Azerbaijani film named best at Russian festival

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Azerbaijani kalaghai and silk exhibited in Uzbekistan's Atlas Bayrami

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Azerbaijan joins Friendship of Peoples exhibition in Nizhny Novgorod

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Regional branch of the All-Russian Azerbaijani Congress (WAC) has participated in the Friendship of Peoples exhibition in the Russian city of Nizhny Novgorod.

French TV5 channel airs documentary on Azerbaijan

08.09.2016 09:16 GMT

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French TV5 channel has broadcast a documentary on Azerbaijan.

Young Israeli singers give concert in Baku

06.09.2016 09:09 GMT

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Young Israeli singers Miriam Hajiyeva and Yadid Svarch gave a concert in Baku.

‘Azerbaijani Movie Night’ series launched in Los Angeles

05.09.2016 10:10 GMT

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Organized jointly by Azerbaijan’s Consulate General in Los Angeles and the Azerbaijani-American Community of Los Angeles, ‘Azerbaijani Movie Night’ series has been launched in Los Angeles.

Azerbaijan, Brooklyn to establish cultural exchange program

02.09.2016 11:34 GMT

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Azerbaijan has suggested establishing a cultural exchange program with Brooklyn, USA, as minister of culture and tourism Abulfas Garayev met with a delegation led by Brooklyn Borough President Eric Adams.

Azerbaijani composer Ogtay Zulfugarov dies aged 88

31.08.2016 11:28 GMT

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Azerbaijani people’s artist, famous composer Ogtay Zulfugarov died early Wednesday morning, Composers' Union chairperson Firangiz Alizade told APA.

Azerbaijani ballet star to perform in Oslo

31.08.2016 11:05 GMT

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Azerbaijani ballet star Ulvi Azizov will perform at Etoile Ballet Gala concert in Oslo, Norway, in November.

Baku to host presentation of 'Heydar Babaya salam' poem book in Russian

29.08.2016 17:01 GMT

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"Heydar Babaya salam" poetic work of great Azerbaijani poet Mahammadhuseyn Shahriyar was translated into Russian.

Moonwalking through life — remembering Michael Jackson on his 58th birthday

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“Let us dream of tomorrow where we can truly love from the soul, and know love as the ultimate truth at the heart of all creation.”

Azerbaijani composer to give concert in Paris

25.08.2016 13:40 GMT

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Young Azerbaijani composer Etibar Asadli will give a concert in Le Réservoir club, Paris, on September 8.

Shaki to host International Theater Festival

25.08.2016 09:42 GMT

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The Second “Uch mekan” International Theater Festival will be held in Shaki from September 15-24.

Baku to host annual Uzeyir Hajibayov International Music Festival

24.08.2016 14:11 GMT

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The eighth Uzeyir Hajibayov International Music Festival will open in Baku on September 18.

“Baku Oscar-2” film festival to be held in Azerbaijan

24.08.2016 09:00 GMT

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“Baku Oscar-2” short films festival will be organized by the Youth Fund under the President of Azerbaijan.

Russian singer Leps to perform in Baku

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Popular Russian singer Grigory Leps will give a concert at the Heydar Aliyev Palace in Baku on November 19.

Azerbaijan to host photo exhibition on its cultural heritage

22.08.2016 16:08 GMT

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Koroglu’s statue to be erected in Turkish city

22.08.2016 10:55 GMT

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A 30 meters long statue of the Turkic world’s hero - Koroglu will be erected in the Turkish city Bolu.

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