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The 25th Azerbaijan International Food Industry Exhibition, WorldFood Azerbaijan 2019, will be held from May 15-17 at Baku Expo Center. Standing at the very beginning of developing the food industry in independent Azerbaijan, the exhibition not only keeps ...

Society 2019-03-22 17:24:00

Citizens in Guba, Gazakh, Barda and Tartar have contributed time and money to build six feed-grinding and seed-cleaning facilities that will provide services to nearby farmers. These facilities were built through the Socio-Economic Development ...

Social 2019-03-17 13:00:00

The holiday gifts have been presented to low-income families on the occasion of Norvuz at the initiative of First Vice-President of the Republic of Azerbaijan, President of the Heydar Aliyev Foundation Mehriban Aliyeva. The project is implemented in partnership with Azerbaijan`s Ministry of Labor and Social Protection of the ...

Society 2019-03-16 20:37:00

President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev has signed an Order pardoning a group of prisoners. The Order says the decision to pardon the convicts was taken after considering appeals of several convicts, their family members, the Commissioner for Human Rights, human rights organizations to the Azerbaijani President ...

Social 2019-03-16 16:35:00

Swine flu killed 605 people in India since the beginning of this year, the government said, according to Al Jazeera. At least 40 people have died and more than 1,000 have tested positive for swine flu since the beginning of the year in a western ...

Healthcare 2019-03-12 18:34:00

UNDP Assistant Administrator, Director of the UNDP Regional Bureau for Europe and the Commonwealth of Independent States Mirjana Spoljaric Egger will today begin a three-day official visit to Azerbaijan. Having derived much of its revenue from oil, and achieved ...

Social 2019-03-12 15:52:00

On average, we each use 53 kilograms of plastic a year and generate a collective total of more than 300 million tonnes of plastic waste. By 2030, this is predicted to double, with the brunt of the impacts expected to hit our oceans. These are just some of the figures to come from ...

Environment 2019-03-07 16:45:00

The first Azerbaijani nurse Nigar Huseyn Afandi gizi Shikhlinskaya was born in 1878. Shikhlinskaya was the daughter of enlightener Huseyn Afandi Gayibov. Having graduated from the Transcaucasian Female College with a gold medal in 1889, she became the first Azerbaijani woman ...

Social 2019-03-07 14:17:00

An international conference entitled “From Interreligious and Inter-civilization Dialogue to Cooperation" co-organized by the State Committee for Work with Religious Organizations of Azerbaijan and the Caucasus Muslims Office has started in Baku ...

Religion 2019-03-06 14:29:00

Ten people have died of measles in Ukraine since the start of the year, already half as many as died in the whole of 2018, authorities said on Wednesday. The Ministry of Health said in a statement that two deaths from the extremely contagious viral disease have been recorded since Saturday ...

Healthcare 2019-03-05 17:10:00

Presentation about Azerbaijan aroused great interest among the students of Japan's Hachioji elementary school. Co-organized by the Azerbaijan-Japan Friendship Center and the Hachioji International Association, the event brought together teaching staff ...

Society 2019-03-05 13:56:00

An Azerbaijani delegation led by chairman of Azerbaijan Bar Association Anar Baghirov has participated in the 47th European Conference of Presidents of Bar Associations and Law Societies in Vienna, the capital of Austria. The event brought together over 200 participants from all parts of Europe including representatives ...

Social 2019-03-04 17:26:00

No one is ditching the night-vision goggles just yet, but scientists working in the United States and China have developed a technique that they say could one day give humans the ability to see in the dark. The technique involves injecting the eyes with particles that act like tiny antennae that take infrared light ...

Healthcare 2019-03-04 17:11:00

A magnitude 3.1 earthquake has today struck the Azerbaijani sector of the Caspian Sea at 13:11, according to the Republican Seismic Survey Center of Azerbaijan National Academy of Sciences. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 25 kilometers ...

Environment 2019-03-03 15:44:00

Scientists have managed to turn CO2 from a gas back into solid “coal”, in a breakthrough which could potentially help remove the greenhouse gas from the atmosphere. The research team led by RMIT University in Melbourne, Australia, developed a new ...

Environment 2019-03-01 17:32:00

EURORDIS leads the global community in organizing Rare Disease Day, which takes place on the last day of February each year to raise awareness of the impact that rare diseases have on an estimated over 300 million people around the world ...

Healthcare 2019-02-28 14:52:00

Shovkat Salimova is the first Azerbaijani woman ship captain. She was one of two women captains serving in World War II, sailing to the Mediterranean, Marmara, Aegean and Black Sea harbours ...

Social 2019-02-28 13:14:00

The international ceramics symposium on "From Nature to History" will be held in Shaki “ABAD” Ceramics and Applied Art Center from May 20 to June 2. Throughout history, ceramic is associated with human life and expresses its aesthetic-exquisite taste and outlook ...

Social 2019-02-27 21:03:00

Vice-President of the Heydar Aliyev Foundation Leyla Aliyeva has visited the Scientific Research Institute of Hematology and Transfusion named after B.Eyvazov. Leyla Aliyeva was informed that established in 1944, the Institute currently consists of three ...

Society 2019-02-27 13:37:00

Vice-President of the Heydar Aliyev Foundation Leyla Aliyeva has visited the children’s home No2 in Surakhani district Baku. Leyla Aliyeva first viewed conditions created in a newly-built playground here. The playground was built on the initiative of the Heydar Aliyev Foundation ...

Society 2019-02-27 12:00:00