Deadly storm claims 8 lives in Germany
Deadly storm Friederike calmed on Friday after claiming at least eight lives, the German Press Agency (DPA) reported.
17:03 19 January
Putin takes icy plunge into waters of Lake Seliger
Russian President Vladimir Putin visited a male monastery to the northwest of Moscow on Thursday and took a dip in the icy waters of Lake Seliger to celebrate the Epiphany, which commemorates the baptism of Jesus Christ, Kremlin Spokesman Dmitry Peskov told reporters, APA reported citing TASS.
12:45 19 January
Nine dead as huge storms batter Europe
Nine people including two firefighters were killed Thursday as violent gales battered northern Europe, snapping air and train links, APA reports quoting AFP.
07:51 19 January
At least 5 dead as winter storm wracks southern US
Ice-locked roads, snow accumulations and frigid temperatures roiled much of the southon Wednesday as major regional airports shuttered their runways, APA reports quoting Anadolu Agency.
06:26 18 January
Three killed in military plane crash in Turkey
Three Turkish soldiers were killed after a CASA-type military training plane crashed in Turkey’s Central Anatolian province of Isparta on Jan. 17, APA reported citing Hurriyet Daily News.
16:16 17 January
Baku awaits rainy weather on Sunday
The weather will be changeable cloudy, occasionally rainy in Baku and Absheron peninsula on January 14.
11:43 13 January
Austrian mountaineer says 'it would be easier to find missing Azerbaijani climbers if they equipped with special devices'
Rescue forces are doing everything possible to find the missing mountain climbers in Azerbaijan, said Austrian mountaineer Adolf Harrer.
16:25 09 January
Search for missing Azerbaijani mountaineers will continue – ministry
The search for the missing Azerbaijani mountaineers will continue until they are found, said Deputy Minister of Emergency Situations of Azerbaijan, Lieutenant General Faig Tagizade.
15:50 09 January
Azerbaijan opens criminal case after mountain climbers go missing - OFFICIAL STATEMENT
The Prosecutor General's Office and the Ministry of Emergency Situations (MES) have made a joint statement on the missing mountain climbers.
15:36 06 January
Foreign experts visit area of search of missing climbers
The search for missing climbers in the Guba region continued on January 5.
20:50 05 January
Adverse weather conditions leave 19 dead in U.S.
CBS News has confirmed that at least 19 people have died in the US from the blast of winter weather and accompanying cold temperatures.
19:45 05 January
New York governor declares state of emergency due to powerful snowstorm
New York Governor Andrew Cuomo on Thursday declared a state of emergency for New York, Westchester and Long Island in light of severe snowstorm that hit the northeastern part of the United States, APA reports quoting Sputnik.
21:55 04 January
Winter storm hits France with strong gusts, heavy rain
At least one person is dead and 11 people were wounded Wednesday by a powerful storm buffeting France with violent winds of up to 160 kilometers an hour (99 miles per hour), leaving thousands of households without power and throwing transportation into chaos, APA reports quoting Anadolu Agency.
20:55 03 January
MES holds operational meeting on search of missing climbers
An operational meeting under the leadership of Deputy Minister of Emergency Situations (MES), General Lieutenant Etibar Mirzayev was held on Wednesday on the search of climbers that went missing in country’s Guba district, APA reported.
13:13 03 January
9 dead as biting cold grips US
Extreme cold weather has been suspected in the deaths of at least nine people across the U.S. with temperatures expected to remain exceptionally low throughout the week, APA reports quoting AA.
21:56 02 January
Search underway for missing mountain climbers
The search is continuing for the missing mountain climbers in Azerbaijan but there are no results so far, head of the headquarters, established in the northern regional center of the Ministry of Emergency Situations, Colonel Shahin Mirzayev, told APA on Dec. 30.
18:27 30 December
MES: "The search of climbers is conducted in all possible directions"
The search for three missing members of the Gilavar Air and Extreme Sports Club, headed from Khinalig village to Tufandag, continues," head of the headquarters, established in the northern regional center of the Ministry of Emergency Situations, Colonel Shahin Mirzayev, told APA.
20:27 29 December
Azerbaijan weather forecast for holidays
Changeable cloudy and gloomy weather will be observed in Baku and Absheron peninsula on December 30. Rainless weather is expected. Fog is predicted at night and in the morning. South-west wind will blow and will be replaced by north-west with in the daytime.
14:25 29 December
Bodies of Azerbaijanis killed in car crash in Russia brought to homeland
The bodies of an Azerbaijani citizen and his son who died in a road accident in Russia have been brought to their homeland, APA reports.
13:49 29 December
January weather forecast for Azerbaijan
The average monthly temperature in Azerbaijan in January will be close to the climate normal, the Ministry of Ecology of Natural Resources told APA on Dec. 29.
13:06 29 December