Great Wall of India - remarkable miracle of engineering prowess

03.10.2022 [16:08]
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 ...

Brad Pitt’s “Bullet Train” hits $100 million at domestic box office

03.10.2022 [11:10]
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 ...

Oktoberfest - Germany's most famous folk festival

03.10.2022 [10:43]
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 ...

Aachen Cathedral – most important architectural example of the Carolingian Renaissance, one of the oldest cathedrals in Europe

02.10.2022 [19:36]
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 ...

Red Fort Complex - final flourishing of Mughal architecture, one of cultural UNESCO World Heritage Sites in India

01.10.2022 [19:04]
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 ...

Senegal's Djoudj National Bird Sanctuary - UNESCO World Heritage site, a wetland ecosystem comprising of more than 1.5 million migratory birds

01.10.2022 [17:59]
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 ...

Azerbaijani handicrafts showcased at 4th World Nomad Games in Bursa

01.10.2022 [17:06]
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 ...

Population of sheep outnumbers human population in Faroe Islands

30.09.2022 [17:18]
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 ...

Millionaire Concept organizes Golden People Awards, which unites society and business world

30.09.2022 [17:13]
"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 ...

Mauna Kea Beach – Hawaii`s one of most beautiful beaches

30.09.2022 [17:10]
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 ...

International Turkic Culture and Heritage Foundation, Hungary discuss cooperation prospects

30.09.2022 [16:37]
President of the International Turkic Culture and Heritage Foundation Gunay Afandiyeva has met with the newly appointed Ambassador of Hungary to the Republic of Azerbaijan Tamás Yojef Torma at the headquarters of the organization ...

‘Gangsta’s Paradise’ rapper Coolio dies at age 59

30.09.2022 [16:21]
Coolio, the rapper who was among hip-hop’s biggest names of the 1990s with hits including “Gangsta’s Paradise” and “Fantastic Voyage,” died at age 59, his manager said, according to AP. Coolio died at the Los Angeles home of a friend, longtime manager ...

Laguna Blanca National Park - most important nesting area of Argentinian Patagonia

30.09.2022 [16:13]
The Laguna Blanca National Park lies only 32 kilometers to the west of the city of Zapala - touristic destination in the Patagonian province of Neuquén, Argentina. This area located in Northern Patagonia features a special ecosystem: the high arid steppe ...

Brazil's Pantanal Conservation Area - one of world's largest freshwater wetland ecosystems protected by UNESCO

30.09.2022 [15:18]
The Pantanal Conservation Area comprises a cluster of four contiguous protected areas: the Pantanal Matogrossense National Park and the Special Reserves of Acurizal, Penha and Doroche, covering a total area of 187,818 hectares. ...

Azerbaijani diaspora in US attends 44th Annual International Folk Festival

30.09.2022 [12:46]
The Azerbaijan Friendship Organization has represented the country at the 44th Annual International Folk Festival held in Fayetteville, North Carolina, US. Head of Azerbaijan Friendship Organization Adika Iqbal said that the Azerbaijani community joined the festival for the first time ...

Heydar Aliyev Center hosts premier of “Treasures of the World - Azerbaijan” movie

30.09.2022 [11:10]
The premier of the “Treasures of the World - Azerbaijan” movie has been held at the Heydar Aliyev Center. Supported by the Baku Media Center, the film was produced by the UK’s “SandStone Global Productions Company, in partnership with the Heydar Aliyev Foundation and bp Azerbaijan ...

® Millionaire Concept Network organizes Global Woman Awards in Baku

29.09.2022 [17:36]
Every year, various international events are held around the world to highlight the role of the fairer sex in existing societies, to promote women who have reached a certain level with their skills at the global level. The "Global Woman Awards" award ceremony organized in Azerbaijan on March 23, 2022 is one of ...

Lithophone – singing stone, oldest musical instrument of ethnic people in Central Highlands of Vietnam

29.09.2022 [14:42]
If Azerbaijan’s Gobustan State Reserve, UNESCO World Heritage site, is famous for its ancient music instrument called Gavaldash (tambourine stone), the Central Highlands of Vietnam can boast with its lithophone, which is “goong lu” in the language of M’Nong ...

Al Pacino, Charlie Heaton, and Diana Silvers join filmmaker drama ‘Billy Knight’

29.09.2022 [14:06]
Al Pacino will star in the upcoming drama “Billy Knight” opposite Charlie Heaton of “Stranger Things” fame, according to Variety. Diana Silvers, best known for her work in “Ma” and “Space Force,” rounds out the cast of writer and director Alec Griffen Roth’s debut feature film ...