Portugal's Guterres leads race for U.N. chief after fifth ballot
Baku-APA. Former Portuguese Prime Minister Antonio Guterres leads the race to become the next United Nations Secretary-General after a fifth U.N. Security Council secret ballot on Monday, diplomats said, APA reports quoting Reuters.
01:28 27 September
Representatives of Nizami Ganjavi International Center meet with Bill Clinton
Baku – APA. The delegation of Nizami Ganjavi International Center continues meetings with the US and world influential politicians, businessmen and government officials in New York.
12:51 22 September
Magnitude 6.3 earthquake hits off Australia’s Macquarie island
Baku-APA. A 6.3-magnitude earthquake has occurred off Australia’s Macquarie Island, the US Geological Survey reports, APA reports quoting Sputnik.
06:29 09 September
Azerbaijan’s First Lady Mehriban Aliyeva marks her birthday
Baku – APA. Azerbaijan’s First Lady, President of the Heydar Aliyev Foundation, UNESCO and ISESCO Goodwill Ambassador and Member of the Azerbaijani Parliament, Mehriban Aliyeva marks her birthday on August 26.
00:01 26 August
Ahmet Davutoglu’s ‘right hand’ detained
Gurcan Balik used to be known as the right hand of Ahmet Davutoglu, the former prime minister.
13:59 19 August
Azerbaijani classical music discussed in Los Angeles
Baku – APA. A soirée dedicated to Azerbaijani classical music was held at Azerbaijan’s Consulate General in Los Angeles on July 22, 2016. Members of the “Save a Heart Foundation” of the world-famous Cedars-Sinai Medical Center attended the event.
10:08 26 July
Mali World Heritage site in danger: UNESCO
Baku-APA. A World Heritage site in central Mali that features elaborate pre-Islamic mud houses is in danger of deteriorating because it cannot be protected adequately in the face of insecurity, UNESCO said on Wednesday, APA reports quoting Reuters.
07:10 14 July
While you don’t know your weak point, it will be difficult to be stronger - OPINION
SWOT or mechanism to be stronger
13:20 13 July
Rebels attack government lines in Syria's Aleppo after supply road cut
Baku-APA. Rebels attacked Syrian government positions in the historic center of Aleppo on Monday in response to an offensive that cut a road leading into the opposition-held sector of the city, monitors and insurgents said, APA reports quoting Reuters.
05:31 12 July
Azerbaijan and 4 countries appeal to UNESCO on Armenia’s claim over lavash
Baku – APA. Azerbaijan and 4 more countries protested against Armenia’s including lavash in the UNESCO Intangible Cultural Heritage List with document titled “Lavash in Armenia”.
12:17 09 July
Iraqi president asks for Azerbaijani counterpart’s support for inclusion of several monuments in UNESCO list
Baku – APA. Iraq’s President Fuad Masum on Friday sent a letter to Azerbaijan’s President Ilham Aliyev.
19:10 01 July
200th anniversary of German settlers’ arrival in Azerbaijan to be celebrated within UNESCO
Baku. Malahat Najafova – APA. The 200th anniversary of the arrival of German settlers in Azerbaijan will be celebrated within UNESCO, said Azerbaijan’s Foreign Minister Elmar Mammadyarov.
16:10 30 June
TEAS Press publishes book titled ‘Students of Azerbaijan Democratic Republic’
The book, co-authored by professors Adalat Tahirzade and Oghuztoghrul Tahirli and prepared for publication by the TEAS Academic Centre for Azerbaijani Studies (TACAS), is about the fate of 120 students sent to foreign countries for education by the Azerbaijani Democratic Republic in January 1920.
18:39 27 May
Director-General of UNESCO congratulates Azerbaijani president on National Holiday
Baku – APA. Irina Bokova, Director-General of UNESCO has congratulated President of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev on National Holiday of the Republic of Azerbaijan - Republic Day (28 May).
18:33 27 May
Armenia impedes sending of UNESCO fact-finding mission to occupied Azerbaijani territories
He was commenting on the reports that Armenia has turned the Jumah mosque in Azerbaijan’s occupied Aghdam city into a military headquarters.
17:05 26 May
Los Angeles radio interviews Azerbaijan’s Consul General
Baku – APA. On May 19, 2016 the LA Talk LIVE radio aired a full-hour program on Azerbaijan’s music, culture, history and literature. Hosted by famous musicians Ruslan Biryukov (Founder of the Glendale Philarmonic Orchestra) and Frank Fetta (Conductor of the San Bernardino Symphony Orchestra), the program’s guest was Azerbaijan’s Consul General in Los Angeles Nasimi Aghayev.
10:51 24 May
Logo, brand of 4th Islamic Solidarity Games unveiled
Baku will host the 4th Islamic Solidarity Games on May 12-22, 2017.
15:18 12 May
French PM to visit Israel in bid to relaunch peace process
Baku-APA. French Prime Minister Manuel Valls will visit Israel and the Palestinian territories this month in a bid to relaunch the peace process following the worst flare-up of violence in the Gaza Strip for two years, his office said Tuesday, APA reports quoting AFP.
06:20 11 May
Azerbaijan preparing files for inclusion of dolma cooking traditions in UNESCO list
He made the remarks at the event on 25th anniversary of Azerbaijan's National Culinary Center.
16:25 04 May
Mehriban Aliyeva: Baku forum to contribute to constructive dialogue, mutual understanding
Mehriban Aliyeva said she believes the forum will make a valuable contribution to constructive dialogue and mutual understanding.
15:53 27 April