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SEBA (Seoul-Baku) Azerbaijan-Korean Cultural Exchange Association Public Union, the ANAS Institute of Archeology and Ethnography, and the Korean Embassy in Azerbaijan have held a joint international scientific conference entitled “Archeology of Gabala”.

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The sides exchanged information on the situation in the area of ​​illicit drug trafficking in Russia and Azerbaijan.

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Changes to the admission rules are expected to be made this academic year, said Chairperson of the Board of Directors of the State Exam Center Maleyka Abbaszadeh, APA’s western bureau reported.



Gabala hosts int’l scientific conference entitled ‘Archeology of Gabala’
SEBA (Seoul-Baku) Azerbaijan-Korean Cultural Exchange Association Public Union, the ANAS Institute of Archeology and Ethnography, and the Korean Embassy in Azerbaijan have held a joint international scientific conference entitled “Archeology of Gabala”.

Russian and Azerbaijani law enforcement agencies discuss fight against drugs
The sides exchanged information on the situation in the area of ​​illicit drug trafficking in Russia and Azerbaijan.

Applicants to take entrance exams in two groups this academic year in Azerbaijan
Changes to the admission rules are expected to be made this academic year, said Chairperson of the Board of Directors of the State Exam Center Maleyka Abbaszadeh, APA’s western bureau reported.

Azerbaijani candidate for deputy was shot in Georgia
In Georgia, unknown people have shot Azerbaijani candidate from the municipality of the Marneuli district "Georgian Dream" party, Jayhun Chovdarov and three other accompanyings, AzVision.az reports citing the Georgian media.

ASAN: Azerbaijan’s Social Services ‘Disney World’
News.Az reprints from Newsblaze.com an article by Nurit Greenger dedicated to Azerbaijan's ASAN Service.

Car belonging to EU Delegation in Azerbaijan crashes in Baku
A car (“Audi” 050 D 001) belonging to the EU Delegation in Baku and driven by Fuad Abbasov has collided with a Nissan driven by Baku resident Afiga Abbasova in Yasamal district, APA reported.

State Security Service prevents smuggling of over half million fake excise stamps
The State Security Service and the Ministry of Taxes are investigating the case.

Azerbaijan, Russia to organize cruises on Caspian Sea
Azerbaijan started negotiations with Russian partners on the organization of cruises on the Caspian Sea, said Azerbaijan’s Deputy Minister of Culture and Tourism Nazim Samadov.

Five arrested for murdering Iranian student in Azerbaijan
Details have emerged of the murder of an Iranian student in Azerbaijan.

Azerbaijan defines upper and lowers limits of new penalty for juvenile delinquency
Azerbaijan has announced the upper and lower limits of the new penalty of prison sentence for juvenile delinquency.

Deputy chairman of State Committee on Azerbaijani Children in Iraq
"The majority of Azerbaijanis who are fighting as part of illegal armed groups in Iraq are now trying to escape from there."

James Warlick: Baku Shopping Festival is a grandiose event
The Baku Shopping Festival is a grandiose event, said former OSCE Minsk Group Co-Chair James Warlick in his interview with the Festival’s website (www.bakushopfest.com), Trend reports.

April fights survivor’s skull replaced with 3D-printed implant
"My mother was in pain for me. She was bursting into tears when she saw my head."

US Embassy car involved in accident in Baku
A U.S. Embassy car (“Honda” 006 D 047) has collided with a Toyota Prado in Azadlig Avenue 60, Nasimi district, APA reported.

EU Ambassador: Baku is the best place to organize festival of tolerance
The first festival of European tolerance IMAGINE Euro Tolerance opened in Baku.

'Karabakh' charity project launched
ADA University and International Eurasia Press Fund hosted an event on the launch of 'Karabakh' social-humanitarian project based on a memorandum.

Unexploded ammunition found in Baku
Azerbaijan National Agency for Mine Action (ANAMA) has found unexploded ammunition (1 F-1 hand grenade and 265 7.62 mm-bullets) in a rubbish dump in Garachukhur settlement, Surakhani district, Baku.

Baku to host International Environmental Exhibition
The 8th Azerbaijan International Environmental Exhibition Caspian Ecology 2017 will take place at Baku Expo Centre from November 14-16, AzerTag reports.

Foreign Ministry launches investigation into the matter with Azerbaijani child in Iraq
It has recently been reported that 4-year-old Azerbaijani Abdullah and his sister Khadija were placed in one of the orphanages in Iraq.

President Ilham Aliyev awards railway workers
President of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev has signed an order on conferring the title of “Honored engineer” upon a group of railway workers.

ANAS Institute of History issues statement on map crisis
The Scientific Council of the Institute of History of the Azerbaijan National Academy of Sciences (ANAS) has issued a statement with regard to the publishing of a map of so-called “Greater Armenia” in the Russian version of the textbook “General History” for 10th grade.

More people arrived in Azerbaijan for permanent residence in 2016
Twice more people arrived in Azerbaijan for permanent residence compared to the number of those who left the country in 2016, according to Azerbaijan’s State Statistics Committee.

Azerbaijan's First Vice-President pays respect to prominent Orientalist Aida Imanguliyeva
Azerbaijan's First Vice-President Mehriban Aliyeva has today visited the second Alley of Honors to pay tribute to outstanding Orientalist Aida Imanguliyeva on the occasion of her birthday.

Historian: ‘Greater Armenia’ map in history textbook may have been published for insidious purpose
“I suppose the publishing of the map in the textbook in Russian is a blatant scientific-historical error that is likely to bring on socio-political consequences. I do not rule out the possibility that this has been done for an insidious purpose,” MP Musa Gasimli, Director of the ANAS Institute of Caucasian Studies, said in a statement to APA.

Criminal cases against 215 officials sent to Azerbaijani courts
Since early 2017, 155 criminal cases against 215 officials in Azerbaijan were sent to courts, Deputy Prosecutor General Kamran Aliyev told reporters in Baku.

Kazakh military attaché involved in car crash in Baku
The military attaché of Kazakhstan to Azerbaijan, Kair Tezekbayev, got into a minor car accident in Baku.

Project ‘Italian language week’ presented in Baku
The project ‘Italian language week’ has been presented in Baku, APA reports.

Heads of media outlets must understand their responsibilities - President's aide
“Hosts must have complete mastery of our language."

Baku hosts 11th International Education Exhibition
The 11th Azerbaijan International Education Exhibition under the theme “Human capital is our wealth” kicked off at Baku Expo Center on Friday.

F1 Azerbaijan Grand Prix ticket sales to undergo some changes
This year some changes will be made to the sales of tickets for Formula 1 Azerbaijan Grand Prix, Nigar Arpadarai, head of marketing and communications at Baku City Circuit (BCC), told Trend Oct. 5.

Azerbaijani delegation attends session of International Anticorruption Academy
An Azerbaijani delegation led by Deputy Prosecutor General, head of Anti-Corruption Department under the Prosecutor-General Kamran Aliyev and including Foreign Ministry officials and representatives of tax authorities have attended the 6th session of the Assembly of Parties of the International Anticorruption Academy’s (IACA) in Sharm El Sheikh, Egypt.

Azerbaijani First VP attended ceremony to give out new apartments to IDP families in Masazir
First Vice-President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Mehriban Aliyeva has attended a ceremony to give out new apartments to IDP families as three new buildings were commissioned in Masazir settlement, Absheron district, APA reports.

Guba to welcome fifth Apple Festival
Guba will welcome the fifth Apple Festival scheduled for October 8 at the Heydar Aliyev Park, according to Trend.

First Vice-President Mehriban Aliyeva visits new building for IDP families
Azerbaijan’s First Vice-President Mehriban Aliyeva has visited the new building meant for IDP families in Ramana settlement of Baku’s Sabunchu district.

Baku residents miss their school years
World Teachers’ Day is held annually on October 5.

Minister Kamaleddin Heydarov meets with CEO of Italian Leonardo company
Minister of Emergency Situations, Colonel-General Kamaladdin Heydarov has met with the delegation led by Chief Executive Officer of the Italian Leonardo company Alessandro Profumo, APA reports.

US Embassy car involved in accident in Baku
A Kia car, driven by Baku resident Lala Huseynli, crashed into a Honda car (000 D 004 driven by Katerina Carridia) belonging to the US Embassy in Baku on Wednesday. The embassy’s car then struck a moving Honda car driven by Anar Nabiyev, APA reported.