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Blogger Alexander Lapshin has met his mother.

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The body found in the Azerbaijani sector of the Caspian Sea on March 20 has been identified as Guloglan Zulfugarov (born in 1965), who had gone missing in the accident that took place in December 2016 at an oil-gathering station of the Oil and Gas Production Department named after N. Narimanov of Azneft Production Union, the headquarters told APA on March 22.

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A total of 773 children, including 402 boys and 371 girls were adopted in Azerbaijan in 2016, according to the State Statistics Committee.



Alexander Lapshin meets his mother
Blogger Alexander Lapshin has met his mother.

Body found in Caspian Sea identified: Headquarters
The body found in the Azerbaijani sector of the Caspian Sea on March 20 has been identified as Guloglan Zulfugarov (born in 1965), who had gone missing in the accident that took place in December 2016 at an oil-gathering station of the Oil and Gas Production Department named after N. Narimanov of Azneft Production Union, the headquarters told APA on March 22.

773 children adopted in Azerbaijan last year
A total of 773 children, including 402 boys and 371 girls were adopted in Azerbaijan in 2016, according to the State Statistics Committee.

US Secretary of State congratulates Azerbaijani people on Nowruz holiday
US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson congratulated Azerbaijani people on the occasion of Nowruz, official site of State Department reported.

Imprisoned blogger Lapshin has no complaints about detention conditions
Officials of the Russian Embassy in Azerbaijan met with the imprisoned blogger Alexander Lapshin, the embassy’s press attaché Denis Apashkin said.

Spring comes to Azerbaijan
Spring came to Azerbaijan on March 20 at about 2:29 pm, Shamakhi Astrophysics Observatory named after N.Tusi told APA.

Heydar Aliyev Foundation VP Leyla Aliyeva launches ‘School Gardens’ project
Vice-president of the Heydar Aliyev Foundation, founder and head of IDEA (International Dialogue for Environmental Action) Public Union, FAO Goodwill Ambassador Leyla Aliyeva has launched the “School Gardens” project.

14 female inmates released in Azerbaijan under president's pardon order
Fourteen people have been released from the women’s prison No.4 in Azerbaijan upon the pardon order signed by the country’s president on March 17.

Rector appointed to Baku Engineering University
Havar Mammadov has been appointed a rector of Baku Engineering University.

Azerbaijani man, sentenced to life in 2007, gets sentence reduced
Azerbaijani citizen Zakir Nasirov (born in 1947), who was jailed for life by the country’s Court of Grave Crimes on 16 January 2007, has had his prison term reduced to 15 years upon the presidential order on pardon, APA reported.

Metro station "28 May" is open to passengers after smoke prevented
Part of Baku’s metro underground train service was disrupted on Monday night because of smoke between “28 May” and “Ganjlik” metro stations.

Body recovered from Caspian Sea identified as missing Azerbaijani oilman
The body found off the Azerbaijani sector of the Caspian Sea on March 13 has been formally identified Ramiz Abbasov (born in 1970).

Coulthard: Audience to witness tough competition at F1 race in Baku
David Coulthard, the famous Formula 1 racing driver from the UK, says there is a lot of progress in the preparatory work for the next Formula 1 race in Azerbaijan’s capital, Baku.

Five women die of carbon monoxide poisoning in Azerbaijan
Five women have died of carbon monoxide poisoning in a rented apartment in the town of Khirdalan, Azerbaijan’s Absheron district, the district police department told APA on Wednesday.

Leyla Aliyeva attends presentation of “Azerbaijan. Saving gazelles” documentary
A presentation of “Azerbaijan. Saving gazelles” documentary has been held in Baku, Trend reports.

Azerbaijan celebrates Last Tuesday before Novruz Holiday
Azerbaijan is celebrating the Last Tuesday (Ilakhir Chershenbe) of Novruz Holiday.

State Security Service eliminates firearm smugglers
Suspects Azer Huseynov and Ali Islamov, using firearms in a residential area, provided armed resistance.

Two injured in grenade blasts in Azerbaijan's Ismayilli
An explosion occurred in the teahouse in Ismayilli, APA’s regional bureau reports.

Azerbaijani parliament to discuss bill prohibiting smoking in public places
A bill prohibiting smoking in public places in Azerbaijan was discussed Friday at a joint meeting of the parliament’s Labor and Social Policy Committee and Human Rights Committee.

MP: Posting comments on social networks should require ID card registration
"It is not right to earn points by delivering hasty information to the public."

Helicopter crashes in Istanbul
Rescue teams, including fire squads have been dispatched to the accident site.

Professional Intellectual League to be created
The Khazar Intellectual Youth Club launches the Professional Intellectual League in ‘What? Where? When?’ game.

Minibus involved in fatal road accident in Baku operated illegally - ministry
Ministry of Transport, Communication and High Technologies has released statement on accident occurred on the Baku-Sumgayit highway today.

Criminal case initiated over fatal road accident in Baku
The accident happened early Thursday morning as a Ford Transit minibus hit a parked ZIL truck at the roadside.

Defendants in ‘MNS case’ plead not guilty
The trial will continue later in the day.

Minibus-truck collision leaves 2 dead, 10 injured on Baku-Sumgayit highway
2 students died and up to 10 people were injured in the traffic accident occurred on Baku-Sumgayit highway, APA reports.

Azerbaijani husband donors his kidney to wife on March 8
Azerbaijani resident Amin Guliyev has made an unusual present to his wife.

Today marks International Women’s Day
International Women's Day (IWD), originally called International Working Women's Day, is celebrated on March 8 every year.

Azerbaijan celebrates Wind Tuesday
The wind is blowing in Baku today as Azerbaijan celebrates Wind Tuesday, the third of four Tuesdays in the run-up to the Novruz spring holiday.

Tariff Council determines exam entry fees - LIST
Tariff Council determined the rates for participation in entrance examinations.

Tariff Council approved fee for entrance exams
The Tariff (Price) Council of Azerbaijan has set tariffs for paid services of the State Examination Center in connection with the admission of students, APA reports.

Two earthquakes recorded in Azerbaijan
An earthquake measuring 3.8 magnitude struck Azerbaijan’s Kalbajar district on Monday, the Republic Seismic Service Center told APA.

One more corpse found in Azerbaijani sector of Caspian Sea
The body of a man was found in the section of the Azerbaijani sector of the Caspian Sea, not far from the oil-gathering station #3 of Azneft Production Union’s Oil and Gas Production Department named after Narimanov, where a deadly accident had happened.

Russian ombudsperson to ask Azerbaijani counterpart to meet Lapshin
Alexander Lapshin is a citizen of several countries and has had a criminal conspiracy with Armenians living in the occupied Azerbaijani territories.

Azerbaijan Pardon Commission reviews over 600 applications
The Pardon Commission under the President of the Republic of Azerbaijan held the next meeting.

About 900 Azerbaijanis joined IS terrorists in Syria, Iraq – SSS chief
Many of them were killed during the fighting.

Kaspersky Lab says Azerbaijan underwent over 2.2 milllion cyber attacks in 2016
In 2016, Azerbaijan-based companies underwent over 2.2 million cyber attacks, of which 84% were recorded in Baku, Kaspersky Lab reported.