Italian Opera Days in Baku start on April 21

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28.03.2018 23:49 GMT

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Days of Francophonie - 2018" will be held in Azerbaijan from April 1 to April 14.

Azerbaijani movie screened in Switzerland

28.03.2018 12:31 GMT

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An Azerbaijani movie "Axinla ashagi" was screened within the Cinema Querfeld Interkulturelles Kino in Basel, Switzerland.

Azerbaijani film "Down the river" displayed in Switzerland

21.03.2018 11:12 GMT

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Asif Rustamov's "Down the river" film was shown in Basel, Switzerland.

Fakhriya Khalafova presents unique Uzbek silks

19.03.2018 22:31 GMT

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Famous designer and Honored Art Worker Fakhriya Khalafova has presented unique Uzbek silks in Tashkent.

Agsu to host 3rd Terekeme Chershenbe Folklore Festival

16.03.2018 23:36 GMT

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The third International Terekeme Chershenbe Folklore Festival is coming back to Azerbaijan's beautiful Agsu region, Azernews reports.

The oldest jewelry in South Caucasus is at Heydar Aliyev Center

16.03.2018 21:50 GMT

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The Heydar Aliyev Center has just added on display the oldest jewelry piece of the South Caucasus. The golden necklace of the Eneolithic period is included in “Azerbaijan Treasures: through the wave of history” permanent exhibition of the Center.

Baku Media Center producing new film on 100th anniversary of ADR

16.03.2018 10:36 GMT

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Baku Media Center has started the filming of a feature-documentary film dedicated to the 100th anniversary of Azerbaijan Democratic Republic.

Heydar Aliyev Foundation sponsors building of Cultural Education Center in Moldova

14.03.2018 12:29 GMT

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A groundbreaking ceremony for the building of new cultural education center sponsored by the Heydar Aliyev Foundation has been held in the Ceadir-Lunga city of Gagauzia, Moldova, Azerbaijan’s embassy in Moldova said.

Azerbaijani singer Aisel reveals "X my heart" for Eurovision 2018 - VIDEO

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Baku to host int’l scientific conference dedicated to Nizami Ganjavi

07.03.2018 16:54 GMT

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An international scientific conference, titled “Interpretation of Nizami’s Cultural Heritage in the Modern Period” will be organized on March 14-15.

Azerbaijan Carpet Museum wins Best Experience award by ICOM

02.03.2018 00:28 GMT

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Azerbaijan Carpet Museum, treasury of the national culture, has been awarded “The Best Experience Award” in the field of intangible cultural heritage database by the International Committee for Documentation (CIDOC) of the International Council of Museums (ICOM).

Azerbaijani movie wins award at Virgin Spring Cinefest

28.02.2018 14:29 GMT

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“The Steppe Man”, a movie by Azerbaijani filmmaker Shamil Aliyev, has been awarded “Best Narrative Feature for February” at the prestigious monthly international film festival– the 6th “Virgin Spring Cinefest”.

Azerbaijan's Public Television airs special program dedicated to UNESCO World Radio Day

16.02.2018 11:41 GMT

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On February 13, 2018, a special program dedicated to the UNESCO World Radio Day was aired on the Public Television at the initiative of the National Commission of the Republic of Azerbaijan for UNESCO and the support of the Ministry of Youth and Sports of the Republic of Azerbaijan.

Copy of manuscript of prominent Azerbaijani poet Fuzuli’s “Divan” includes in "World Memory" Program Registry

14.02.2018 21:09 GMT

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The copy of the manuscript of famous Azerbaijani poet Mahammad Fuzuli's "Divan" which was written in Turkish (Azerbaijani) has been included in the Memory of the World Register, says the letter addressed to the Director of the Institute of Manuscripts after Mahammad Fuzuli of the Azerbaijan National Academy of Sciences Teymur Karimli.

Azerbaijan holds meeting of National Commission for UNESCO

08.02.2018 22:02 GMT

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The meeting of Azerbaijan’s National Commission for UNESCO with the participation of people responsible for UNESCO in the certain organizations was held in the country’s Foreign Ministry.

U.S. Branch of the Baku International Multiculturalism Centre opened in Los Angeles

07.02.2018 10:13 GMT

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An event on the opening of the U.S. Branch of the Baku International Multiculturalism Centre (BIMC-US) was held in Los Angeles on February 5.

'Ali and Nino' film premiered in Boston

05.02.2018 09:50 GMT

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'Ali and Nino' film demonstrated in Italy’s Genoa - PHOTOS

03.02.2018 09:41 GMT

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The film ‘Ali and Nino’ based on the same-name world bestseller by Gurban Said was demonstrated in Italy’s Genua by the Azerbaijan’s embassy to Italy’s Genoa jointly with the honorary consulate of Azerbaijan to Genoa.

Magsud Ibrahimbeyov Creative Center to be established in Azerbaijan

01.02.2018 21:23 GMT

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President of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev has signed an order on additional measures in connection with the establishment of a Creative Center named after Magsud Ibrahimbeyov, AzVision reports.

President Ilham Aliyev signs order on marking 120th anniversary of Azerbaijani cinema

31.01.2018 20:45 GMT

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Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev has signed an order on marking the 120th anniversary of Azerbaijani cinema, AzVision reports.

Azerbaijan joins Conference of European Ministers of Culture in Davos

22.01.2018 19:35 GMT

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Azerbaijan's Minister of Culture and Tourism Abulfas Garayev has attended the Conference of European Ministers of Culture held on the sidelines of the World Economic Forum in Davos.

Film about April martyrs presented at Nizami cinema

17.01.2018 12:25 GMT

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The Nizami cinema has hosted the presentation of the film 'Geyilməmiş ayaqqabılar' ('The Unused Shoes') oroduced by Rza Rzayev.

Azerbaijani movie to be screened in Bulgaria

13.01.2018 16:46 GMT

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A movie by Azerbaijani filmmakers "Pomegranate Garden" will be demonstrated at the Sofia MENAR Film Festival, AzerTag reports.

Elin Suleymanov: If music is the soul of Azerbaijan, Chingiz Sadikhov was its interpreter

13.01.2018 11:58 GMT

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"Azerbaijan is known for its musical talents, but even in such talent-rich environment Maestro Sadikhov was unique."

Memorial service for Azerbaijani people's artist Chingiz Sadikhov held in California - PHOTO

13.01.2018 10:38 GMT

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On January 12, the Consulate General of Azerbaijan in Los Angeles, the Azerbaijan Cultural Society of Northern California and the California-Azerbaijani Friendship Association held a farewell ceremony for the well-known Azerbaijani pianist, People's Artist of Azerbaijan, Chingiz Sadikhov in San Jose, California.

French portal publishes article about Azerbaijan`s fashion designer

08.01.2018 20:45 GMT

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The French portal by "Where" magazine has published an article about Honored Art Worker of Azerbaijan, fashion designer Fakhriya Khalafova, AzerTag reports.

Azerbaijani movie at Gold Movie Awards International Festival

05.01.2018 20:21 GMT

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The Azerbaijani movie "The Steppe Man" (Cholchu) has been nominated for Goddess Nike Award of the Gold Movie Awards Film Festival.

Baku and Moscow to host 9th International Mstislav Rostropovich Festival

05.01.2018 00:06 GMT

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Russian capital Moscow will host the 9th International Mstislav Rostropovich Festival from March 27 to April 3.

BP’s “Warrior” with Ilham Zakiyev wins Cannes Gold Award

26.12.2017 21:56 GMT

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A giant man walking from darkness to light – the way that has led him to be the best he can be. The man is Ilham Zakiyev – twice Paralympics, twice world and seven times European champion, who fell into darkness after a bullet blinded him in the Garabagh war at the age of 18 and who then discovered the Energy Within to become the legendary “Warrior”.

"Ali and Nino" movie presented in Saudi Arabia

25.12.2017 20:19 GMT

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Within the celebration of the Day of Solidarity of World Azerbaijanis the Embassy of the Republic of Azerbaijan to the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia has presented to the general public "Ali and Nino" film produced by the Heydar Aliyev Foundation, as part of the "Ambassador’s Choice" film festival organized by the Embassy of India in Riyadh.

Oscars 2018: 341 movies set to compete for Best Picture nominations at 90th Academy Awards

21.12.2017 19:26 GMT

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A whopping 341 films are eligible to receive a nomination for Best Picture at the 90th Academy Awards next year.

25th anniversary of Azerbaijan's membership of UNESCO marked in Baku

19.12.2017 20:40 GMT

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The 25th anniversary of Azerbaijan's membership of UNESCO has been marked in Baku. State and government officials, members of the Parliament, scientists, culture workers attended the event at the Mugham Club.

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