Azerbaijan's Bibi-Heybat listed among world's most beautiful mosques

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Field exit of cadets of the Azerbaijan High Military School launched

28.11.2017 12:48 GMT

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In accordance with the combat training plan, fourth-year cadets of the Azerbaijan High Military School named after Heydar Aliyev have started the field exit to the "Karaheybat" Training Center.

Azerbaijani citizens not recommended to visit Egypt and Indonesia

28.11.2017 09:16 GMT

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Azerbaijani citizens are not recommended to go on vacation to Egypt after the terrorist attack that occurred on November 24, Muzaffar Agakarimov, adviser to the chairman of the Azerbaijan Tourism Association told on Nov. 27, reports Trend.

Vatican issues postage stamp dedicated to Pope's visit to Baku

27.11.2017 23:43 GMT

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The Vatican has released a stamp series illustrating the Pope Francis's last year visits, Vestnik Kavkaza reports.

State Committee chairman talks on threats in Azerbaijan’s religious sphere

27.11.2017 22:50 GMT

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There were attempts to commit the same actions against Azerbaijan as in Syria and Iraq, Deputy Chairman of the Azerbaijani State Committee for Work with Religious Organizations Gunduz Ismayilov said.

Artillery competitions conducted in Azerbaijan

27.11.2017 17:34 GMT

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Artillery competitions were conducted at one of the military units of the Azerbaijani Defense Ministry, the ministry said in a message on Nov.27.

Selection rounds held within Fifth Brain Games Festival

27.11.2017 16:20 GMT

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50 teams competed in the selection round in Baku.

Azerbaijan eyes to introduce new system for electronic monitoring of offenders

27.11.2017 15:08 GMT

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Azerbaijan plans to introduce a new system for electronic monitoring of those put in pretrial detention.

Over 360 Azerbaijani women missing or taken hostage: State Committee

24.11.2017 21:24 GMT

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At present, 265 Azerbaijani women are reported missing, 98 more are being held hostage, Chairperson of the country’s State Committee for Family, Women and Children Affairs Hijran Huseynova said at an event dedicated to the international campaign to prevent violence against women.

Azerbaijan stiffening penalties against violation of rules restricting tobacco use

24.11.2017 17:38 GMT

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A draft of amendments and additions to Articles 212.2, 522 and several other articles of the Code of Administrative Offenses have been worked out, APA reports.

Seismic Center issues statement on consequences of 6-magnitude earthquake in Agdam

24.11.2017 11:01 GMT

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The Republican Seismic Service Center of Azerbaijan National Academy of Sciences has issued a statement on the consequences of the earthquake occurred on Nov.15 in Aghdam district.

Santa Monica College of California hosts an event on Azerbaijan’s multiculturalism

24.11.2017 10:10 GMT

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Santa Monica College – one of the oldest colleges in California – hosted an event dedicated to Azerbaijan on November 14, 2017.

Famous Azerbaijani journalist passed away

23.11.2017 00:25 GMT

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"APA Holding" family suffered a heavy loss.

20 judges, including 7 chairmen of courts dismissed in Azerbaijan this year

22.11.2017 09:48 GMT

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This year, consistent measures were continued to remove from the judicial system those who discredit the authority of judges, APA reports.

Azerbaijani embassy takes part in food festival in Beijing

21.11.2017 09:18 GMT

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On November 19, Beijing hosted a culinary festival 'Silk Way Gourmet Carnaval' with the steering support of the Silk Way Cities Alliance.

Baku city prosecutor’s office issues statement on Lokbatan plant explosion

20.11.2017 21:05 GMT

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Mammadov Bahman Heydar oglu (1964), the driver of a truck that carried metal waste to “Elit Yatırım” Ltd plant in Lokbatan, Garadagh district died after an unidentified device which he was holding in his hand exploded while the man was standing at the vehicle.

Lavrov awards father of hero who saved children in Moscow region with his life

20.11.2017 16:13 GMT

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Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov, who is on a visit to Baku, awarded the EMERCOM medal to the father of Salam Nagiyev, who saved children in 2013 in Moscow and drowned himself.

Landslide activity observed in Baku’s Zigh settlement

18.11.2017 12:12 GMT

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A landslide occurred at a site in front of a residential building (№43) in Zigh settlement, Baku’s Surakhani district on Nov. 17.

To Lapshin: Azerbaijan as a caravan goes its own way, but he is still a dog

18.11.2017 11:00 GMT

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"True dignity is like a river; the deeper it is, the less noise it produces." (c)

Landslide in Baku, worker trapped under mud rescued

18.11.2017 09:19 GMT

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A worker, trapped under mud as a result of a landslide, was rescued and Amirahmed Bagirzade was taken to the hospital with minor bodily injury, APA reports.

Medal for heroism in April battles may be established in Azerbaijan

17.11.2017 17:14 GMT

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Azerbaijani MP Sahib Aliyev has proposed to establish a medal for heroism shown in the April battles of 2016.

Moldovan minister stresses importance of deepening cooperation with Azerbaijani ministry of emergency situations

16.11.2017 21:50 GMT

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Minister of Internal Affairs of Moldova Alexandru Jizdan has stressed the importance of deepening cooperation with the ministry of emergency situations of Azerbaijan as he met with Azerbaijan’s Minister of Emergency Situations Kamaladdin Heydarov in Baku.

Azerbaijan elected as Vice President of UNESCO World Heritage Committee

16.11.2017 19:51 GMT

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An extraordinary session of the World Heritage Committee was held at UNESCO headquarters.

Aftershocks still continue after 6.0 magnitude quake in Aghdam

16.11.2017 10:25 GMT

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“It is impossible to predict the earthquake. What is known in advance is that Azerbaijan territory is a seismic area and earthquake may occur any time.”

Azerbaijan establishes organizing committee for Baku BMX World Championships 2018

15.11.2017 19:37 GMT

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Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev has signed an order on establishment of an Organizing Committee for holding the World Championships 2018 in Baku.

Fifth Brain Games Festival due to be held

15.11.2017 12:24 GMT

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The Fifth Brain Games Festival in “What? Where? When?” brain game is to be held in Azerbaijan.

New director general of CBC TV channel appointed

14.11.2017 21:34 GMT

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Vugar Khalilov has been appointed as new director general of CBC TV channel, APA has learned.

Baku State University’s 100th anniversary to be marked at state level

14.11.2017 20:28 GMT

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Azerbaijan’s President Ilham Aliyev has signed an order to mark the 100th anniversary of the Baku State University.

New staff of State Language Commission approved

13.11.2017 20:44 GMT

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Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev has signed an order on approval of the new staff of the State Language Commission.

Two embassy cars collide in Baku

13.11.2017 20:21 GMT

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Two cars, one owned by Romania's embassy and the other by the Czech Republic's, have collided in Baku.

Ambassador: Azerbaijan offers assistance to Iran

13.11.2017 12:39 GMT

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Azerbaijan has offered assistance to Iran following the earthquake.

Consulate General: No Azerbaijani citizens among victims of earthquake in Iran

13.11.2017 11:59 GMT

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According to preliminary report, there are no Azerbaijani citizens among those who died and got injured in Iran earthquake.

Famous Azerbaijani journalist dies

13.11.2017 10:59 GMT

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Famous Azerbaijani journalist Altay Zahidov died after a long disease.

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