AZERBAIJAN Top Stories

Public Technologies: On April 28, upon the initiative of the Russian side, a working meeting ofEdward Nalbandian, Sergey Lavrov and Elmar Mammadyarov, Foreign Ministers of Armenia, Russia and Azerbaijan, respectively, took place in Moscow. During the meeting...
Public Technologies: On April 30, BakuCityCircuit's (BCC) 23 employees will run in 'Baku Marathon 2017' to promote healthy lifestyle and help those in need. BCC has launched 'Run for a cause!' campaign to raise money for Leyla Rafizade, a nine-year old girl, who suffers from a...
The Manila Times: FilipinoGrandmaster (GM) Wesley So blasted GM Sergey Karjakin of Russia in the sixth round to occupy the second spot in the ongoing 2017 Shamkir Chess-Gashimov MemorialChess Championship at the Heydar AliyevCenter in Shamkir, Azerbaijan. The...
Public Technologies: 28 April 2017The Committee on the Elimination of Racial Discrimination today concluded its consideration of the combined seventh to eleventh report of Armenia on its implementation of the provisions of the InternationalConvention on the Elimination of All...
Topix: Over the past 24 hours, Armenia's armed forces have 120 times violated the ceasefire along the line of contact between Azerbaijani and Armenian troops, the Azerbaijani Defense Ministry said April 28. The Azerbaijani army positions in Qaymaqli, Kamarli villages...
Topix: A district court in Baku has begun hearings into a demand by Azerbaijan's government to block the websites of four other independent media outlets, including the website of RFE/RL's AzerbaijaniService. The lawsuit was filed by Faiq Farmanov, head of the...
Public Technologies: President of the Republic of AzerbaijanIlham Aliyev has today viewed construction progress at SOCAR`s carbamide plant in Sumgayit. SOCAR PresidentRovnag Abdullayev, director of the plant Khayal Jafarov and project manager on behalf of Samsung Engineering...
Digital Spy: It's nearly that time of year once again. That glorious night where we sit through hours of bizarre and brilliant camp music performances from across Europe, and kid ourselves that maybe... just maybe... this will be the UK's year. So, get out your...
Public Technologies: Speaking at a gala dinner held on the occasion of the 55th anniversary of the Turkish Constitutional Court, PresidentErdoğan, in regard to the PACE decision to reopen the monitoring procedure for Turkey, said: 'We already don't expect any justice from those...
EurasiaNet: After a delay of more than a year, the Russia-led post-Soviet security bloc has appointed a new secretary general, a former senior Armenian military official. But...
EurasiaNet: A search-and-destroy operation is underway in Armenia. The targets are enemy Azerbaijani apples, which had the audacity to cross over into Armenian territory and place themselves...
The Sun: IN Britain, we love to hate it, but when it comes to the Eurovision Song Contest it seems the rest of the world can’t get enough. Even our friends in Australia, an eye-watering 12,000 miles away, jet over to Europe to take part in the all-singing...
Public Technologies: WorldSchoolChess Championship has passed its half. Played in the impressive Palace of Culture, the competition is allready having some categoric leaders with the maximum of points: G7: Marat Bat-Ulzii - Mongolia G9: Budagova Leila - AzerbaijanG11: Munkhzul...
Topix: The fact that Moscow supplies Baku with the newest types of its weapons, strengthening Azerbaijani defense, is an important moment in the military-technical cooperation between Russia and Azerbaijan, Arzu Nagiyev, political expert, deputy director general of...