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Organized by Azerbaijan’s Ministry of Culture, the 8th Baku International Book Fair has today successfully opened at the Baku Expo Center. More than 60 foreign organizations from more than 10 countries, 118 local publishing and printing houses, as well as bookstores and cultural centres are taking part in the fair ...

Culture 2022-10-05 19:07:00

The International Turkic Culture and Heritage Foundation, as part of its activities, implements numerous projects to promote Turkic culture. The next project of the Foundation is the publication of the book "Children's World of Nizami Ganjavi". The book includes versions of the works of the great thinker ...

Culture 2022-10-05 19:01:00

Turkistan province of Kazakhstan has hosted an event entitled "Azerbaijani language, culture and traditions". According to the State Committee on Work with Diaspora, representatives of local authorities, the Assembly of the People of Kazakhstan, as well as media and the Azerbaijani ...

Culture 2022-10-05 17:42:00

The Art Gallery of Ontario is one of the largest art museums in North America and one of the best things to do in Toronto, Canada. The building’s 583,000 square feet are filled with galleries and other office spaces. The Gallery first opened in 1900 as the Art Museum of ...

Culture 2022-10-04 17:26:00

Azad Mirzajanzade - an outstanding Azerbaijani scientist in the field of oilfield mechanics, Doctor of Technical Sciences, Professor, Academician of the Azerbaijan National Academy of Sciences, Honoured Scientist, was born in Baku on September 29, 1928 ...

Culture 2022-10-04 16:19:00

Surtsey, a volcanic island approximately 32 km from the south coast of Iceland, is a new island formed by volcanic eruptions that took place from 1963 to 1967. It has been legally protected from its birth and provides the world with a pristine natural laboratory ...

Culture 2022-10-04 12:52:00

Nestled in the heart of the Old Town, the opulent home of several generations of Indian royalty is a must-see attraction for every visitor to Jaipur. Originally built in the 1700s, the interior of the palace has seen several additions and changes over the years ...

Culture 2022-10-03 20:38:00

Famous Azerbaijani fashion designer, Honored Art Worker Fakhriya Khalafova, who participated in the "International Investment Congress" in Paris, has been awarded the "Annual Awards for Top Influencers-2022" nomination ...

Culture 2022-10-03 19:11:00

Greek karfitsa.gr news portal has posted an article highlighting Azerbaijan’s rich musical heritage. Written by Chairman of the “GALA” Greek-Azerbaijani Friendship Society Rashid Mammadov, the article provided an insight into the ancient and rich history of Azerbaijani music ...

Culture 2022-10-03 18:12:00

Kasha-Katuwe Tent Rocks National Monument, geologically unique group of rock formations located in the foothills of the Jemez Mountains, north-central New Mexico, U.S., about 25 miles (40 km) southwest of Santa Fe. Established in 2001 and covering 6.4 square miles (16.6 square km), it encompasses a range of elevations ...

Culture 2022-10-03 17:31:00

Second only to the Great Wall of China, the amazing Great Wall of India stretches for over 22 miles around the perimeter of the Kumbhalgarh Fort in the Rajsamand province in India. This remarkable miracle of engineering prowess was constructed over ...

Culture 2022-10-03 16:08:00

Sony’s action-thriller “Bullet Train” crossed $100 million at the domestic box office, according to Variety. It’s an impressive milestone in post-COVID times for an original movie that doesn’t involve marquee comic book heroes or intergalactic adventures ...

Culture 2022-10-03 11:10:00

Oktoberfest is an annual festival in Munich, Germany, held over a two-week period and ending on the first Sunday in October. This year, the folk festival was back, following a two-year hiatus due to the pandemic ...

Culture 2022-10-03 10:43:00

Aachen Cathedral is the most important architectural example of the Carolingian Renaissance, where Emperor Charlemagne was crowned. It is Emperor Charlemagne´s own Palatine Chapel, which constitutes the nucleus of the Cathedral of Aachen, located in western Germany ...

Culture 2022-10-02 19:36:00

The Red Fort Complex is one of the cultural UNESCO World Heritage Sites in India, built as the palace fort of Shahjahanabad – the new capital of the fifth Mughal Emperor of India, Shah Jahan. Named for its massive enclosing walls of red sandstone, it is adjacent ...

Culture 2022-10-01 19:04:00

Located in the Senegal River delta, the Djoudj Sanctuary is a wetland of 16,000 ha, comprising a large lake surrounded by streams, ponds and backwaters. It forms a living but fragile sanctuary for some 1.5 million ...

Culture 2022-10-01 17:59:00

The traditional handicrafts of Azerbaijani craftsmen are on display in a promotional tent installed by the International Organization of Turkic Culture (TURKSOY) in the sports village where Turkish city of Iznik in the northwestern province of Bursa is hosting the fourth edition of the World Nomad Games ...

Culture 2022-10-01 17:06:00

The population of sheep outnumbers the population of people in Faroe Islands which means “Sheep Islands” in Danish. According to Anadolu Agency, Faroe Island’s population is around 54,000, and the number of sheep in the country is over 80,000 ...

Culture 2022-09-30 17:18:00

"Golden People Awards" awarding ceremony was held for the third time this year under the sponsorship of "Lexus" car brand in Baku. Demet Sabanchi was presented as the Businesswoman of the Year award at the ceremony, which witnessed the transition of ...

Culture 2022-09-30 17:13:00

Mauna Kea Beach is stunningly beautiful golden sand beach, one of the most beautiful of all the great beaches on the Big Island of Hawaii. Long and wide, the beach is fabulous for long walks but is even better for swimming as the sand slowly slopes out into the water ...

Culture 2022-09-30 17:10:00