Iranians head list of tourists visiting Azerbaijan on Novruz

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Azerbaijani believers protest Hassan Rouhani’s scheduled visit to Armenia

19.12.2016 20:43 GMT

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The scheduled visit to Armenia of Iran’s President Hassan Rouhani has drawn criticism from believers in Azerbaijan.

Chairman of Azerbaijan Supreme Attestation Commission Arif Mehdiyev dies

19.12.2016 19:13 GMT

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Chairman of the Supreme Attestation Commission under the President of the Republic of Azerbaijan, Doctor of physical and mathematical sciences, academician Arif Mehdiyev has died aged 82 after suffering from an illness for a long time.

Azerbaijani State Examination Center to charge for downloads from its website

19.12.2016 16:35 GMT

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The State Examination Center (SEC) has explained reasons for making some changes to the rules of examination every year.

Azerbaijan: Search and rescue area extended

19.12.2016 15:51 GMT

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A decision was made to extend the area of search operation.

Azov special forces storm Azerbaijanis’ store in Kharkiv

19.12.2016 15:26 GMT

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“The forces insulted us and recommended us to sell those Christmas trees in Azerbaijan."

44 vessels, 6 helicopters involved in search for oilmen missing in Caspian Sea

19.12.2016 11:09 GMT

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44 vessels, 6 helicopters and more than 700 personnel of the abovementioned structures are involved in the search for the missing oilmen.

Criminal case launched on accident in Caspian Sea

16.12.2016 21:16 GMT

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investigative-operation measures are underway.

Residential box of oilmen shattered by high wind found at sea bottom

16.12.2016 21:09 GMT

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Additional dive boats are involved in the search works.

Azerbaijani emergency minister arrives at accident site in Caspian Sea

16.12.2016 14:35 GMT

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Nine persons went missing as a result of the accident.

Non-working days for 2017 announced in Azerbaijan

16.12.2016 14:15 GMT

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The Labor and Social Protection Ministry of Azerbaijan has approved the industry calendar and norms of working time in 2017.

Works underway on extradition of Lapshin detained at Azerbaijan's request

16.12.2016 11:18 GMT

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Lapshin supported the "independence" of illegal regime in the occupied territories.

Three helicopters involved in search for missing oil workers

16.12.2016 10:27 GMT

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Three helicopters have been involved in search for missing oil workers.

Azerbaijan publicizes list of countries that will use ASAN Visa system

15.12.2016 19:22 GMT

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Azerbaijan has publicized the list of countries that will use ASAN Visa system.

Kindergartens not to be privatized in Azerbaijan

15.12.2016 17:55 GMT

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Azerbaijani Parliament has ruled out the proposal on privatization of kindergartens.

Azerbaijani president’s press service makes statement on accident in Caspian Sea

15.12.2016 15:37 GMT

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"Azerbaijani president was immediately reported in this regard."

Body of one missing oilman found - headquarters

15.12.2016 15:33 GMT

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A body of one missing oilman was found.

Qafqaz University to be renamed

15.12.2016 15:10 GMT

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The Qafqaz University in Baku will be renamed in the near future over the dissatisfaction of Turkish students, the university rector, Havar Mammadov, told APA.

Accident in Caspian Sea: Six vessels sent to site

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Azerbaijan’s State Maritime Administration has made a statement on the accident that took place in the Caspian Sea on Dec. 15 night.

Accident on the Estacada in the Caspian Sea: Casualties reported

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A box with oilmen dropped into the sea yesterday night at the Oil and gas producing department name after N.Narimanov, which is part of Azneft.

Director appointed at French-Azerbaijani University

14.12.2016 19:41 GMT

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Asgarov’s appointment was also approved by the University of Strasbourg.

17 people undergo bone marrow transplant surgery in 2016

14.12.2016 14:24 GMT

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Seventeen people have undergone bone marrow transplant operations in Azerbaijan over the year, Jeyhun Mammadov, director of Thalassemia Center under the Health Ministry, told APA on Dec. 14.

Illegal currency dealers detained in Baku

13.12.2016 14:27 GMT

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Three illegal currency dealers have been detained in Baku as a result of operations conducted by the Interior Ministry’s Main Directorate for Combating Organized Crime.

World and European champion stabbed in Baku

13.12.2016 12:18 GMT

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An athlete was stabbed in Baku.

Foreigner dies in famous Baku clinic

13.12.2016 10:20 GMT

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A fatal case occurred at the Baku Medical Plaza in the Khatai district of Baku.

Armenian becomes journalist in Baku

12.12.2016 17:01 GMT

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Journalist and human rights activist from Armenia Suzan Djaginyan, who has recently taken part in the peacekeeping conference in Baku, stays in Azerbaijan.

Azerbaijani security agencies prevent any threats within country

12.12.2016 12:19 GMT

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"The main purpose is to ensure popular support for policy being pursued by the country’s president."

Honored artist of Azerbaijan Ismayil Mammadov dies

12.12.2016 11:22 GMT

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Honored artist of Azerbaijan Ismayil Mammadov has died aged 68.

CMO chairman: Committing terror under guise of religion is nonsense

10.12.2016 19:44 GMT

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“There are some forces that are envious of Azerbaijan. They are the ones who abuse religion,” Chairman of the Caucasian Muslims Office Allahshukur Pashazadeh said Saturday, APA reported.

New social facilities open in Hajivar and Badashgan villages in Babek district

10.12.2016 00:18 GMT

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New social facilities have today been inaugurated in Hajivar and Badashgan villages in Babek district, Nakhchivan, AzerTag reports.

3 killed in traffic accident in Goranboy

09.12.2016 21:28 GMT

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Three were killed in a traffic accident in Gargugucakh settlement of Goranboy region, Azerbaijan, APA reports.

Russians with children prefer Baku for New Year holidays

09.12.2016 10:38 GMT

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Baku, the capital of Azerbaijan, is one of the most popular destinations for New Year holidays for Russian tourists traveling with their children.

Azerbaijan to mark Agil Aliyev's 90th jubilee

08.12.2016 19:30 GMT

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President of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev has signed an order on marking the 90th jubilee of Agil Aliyev, a prominent scientist, a corresponding member of the Azerbaijan National Academy of Sciences.

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