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A fire broke out in Mingachevir in a multi-storey residential building, APA reports quoting the website of the Ministry of Emergency Situations.

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On December 11, villages in the Zardab and Aghjabadi districts celebrated the completion of medical facility and livestock management projects made possible by the joint efforts of the United States and Azerbaijan.

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"More than 6,000 laboratory tests were performed to diagnose leukemia."



Fire erupts at residential building in Mingachevir
A fire broke out in Mingachevir in a multi-storey residential building, APA reports quoting the website of the Ministry of Emergency Situations.

US, Azerbaijan improve healthcare services in Zardab, Aghjabadi districts
On December 11, villages in the Zardab and Aghjabadi districts celebrated the completion of medical facility and livestock management projects made possible by the joint efforts of the United States and Azerbaijan.

300 children suffer from blood cancer in Azerbaijan
"More than 6,000 laboratory tests were performed to diagnose leukemia."

Azerbaijan preparing new law on rights of disabled
"The norms and principles of international law are well-known."

Armenian MP has traffic accident in Azerbaijan's occupied lands
Member of Armenian National Assembly Karen Bekaryan has had a traffic accident.

Non-working days on Novruz, Ramadan and Gurban published
Azerbaijan has made public the days-off for the holidays of Novruz, Ramadan and Gurban in 2018.

Tariff Council approves prices of more than 300 registered medicines
Tariff (price) Council of Azerbaijan Republic has held its next meeting.

Azerbaijan reveals dates of Novruz, Eid al-Fitr and Eid al-Adha in 2018
Azerbaijan’s Cabinet of Ministers has made a decision regarding the Novruz, Eid al-Fitr and Eid al-Adha holidays in 2018, the government’s press service reported.

“ASAN Service” is a huge revolution in field of public services – Azerbaijani president
“ASAN Service” is a huge revolution in the field of public services, said Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev.

Citizens of OIC countries to get grants for education in Azerbaijan
Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev has signed an order on providing grants for citizens of the Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) member-states to get education in Azerbaijan’s higher educational institutions.

Sixth Championship of Azerbaijan in ‘What? Where? When?’ game held
The sixth Championship of Azerbaijan in ‘What? Where? When?’ game has been organized by the Azerbaijan Brain Games Federation.

Fatal traffic accident kills 4 in Azerbaijan
Fatal traffic accident occured in Garadag district of Baku. The Ministry of Emergencies disseminated a report on the accident killing 4 people, APA reports.

Baku hosts 2nd International Youth Cooperation Forum of the Eastern Partnership and Visegrad Youth
Baku is hosting the 2nd International Youth Cooperation Forum.

Number of Nakhchivan’s population publicized
The number of the Nakhchivan Autonomous Republic’s population has been announced.

ANAMA conducts demining operations in Khizi district
Azerbaijan National Agency for Mine Action (ANAMA), the Ministry of Emergency Situations and the Interior Ministry have conducted joint demining operations in connection with the explosion that took place in an ammunition depot of N military unit of the Defence Ministry in Khizi district.

Azerbaijan becomes full member of International Committee of Military Medicine
At the 42nd World Congress of the International Committee of Military Medicine held in New Delhi (India), the Republic of Azerbaijan was elected a full member of this committee, the Defense Ministry told APA.

Statistics on Baku population made public
The population of Azerbaijan has increased by 12,600 people (0.5 percent) since early 2017, reaching 2,258,400 as of October 1, 2017, the Baku Statistical Department told APA.

5th Brain Games Festival wraps up
The final stage of the 5th Brain Games Festival project on ‘What? Where? When?’ brain game held with the assistance of the Youth Foundation under the President of Azerbaijan and the steering support of the Khazar Intellectual Youth Club has been completed.

Baku hosts “Youth and religious communities: cooperation and development” conference
"Youth and religious communities: cooperation and development" conference has been held in Baku. The event was co-organized by the State Committee for Work with Religious Organizations and the Youth Foundation under the President of the Republic of Azerbaijan.

Work underway to get Azerbaijani citizens back from Iraq - State Committee
The relevant authorities in Azerbaijan continue working to get Azerbaijani citizens back from Iraq, Chairman of the Azerbaijani State Committee for Work with Religious Organizations Mubariz Gurbanli said on Thursday.

15-year-old Azerbaijani entrepreneur plans to harvest energy from rainwater
When you can make energy from wind, why not from rainwater? This question from her father inspired their 15-year-old girl from Azerbaijan to set up a company to do exactly that.

Azerbaijan's future defenders born in the military hospital - PHOTOS
Living in conditions of Armenia's military aggression and occupation of Azerbaijani territories, our society has already got used to the fact that the military hospital is associated with pain, wounds of soldiers, and complicated operations.

Ivanka Trump praises Azerbaijani girl entrepreneur for her invention
Ivanka Trump, senior advisor to President Trump and the President’s representative at the Global Entrepreneurship Summit in India, recognized the achievements of 15-year old Reyhan Camalova from Azerbaijan, the U.S. Embassy in Azerbaijan told APA.

Field exit of cadets of the Azerbaijan High Military School launched
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
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
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
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
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
50 teams competed in the selection round in Baku.

Azerbaijan eyes to introduce new system for electronic monitoring of offenders
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
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
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
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
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
"APA Holding" family suffered a heavy loss.

20 judges, including 7 chairmen of courts dismissed in Azerbaijan this year
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
On November 19, Beijing hosted a culinary festival 'Silk Way Gourmet Carnaval' with the steering support of the Silk Way Cities Alliance.