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President Ilham Aliyev viewed conditions created at Bakmil station of Baku Metro after major overhaul

26.03.2019 [15:20]
President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev has viewed conditions created at Bakmil station of Baku Metro after major overhaul. Chairman of Baku Metro Closed Joint Stock Company Zaur Huseynov informed the head of state of ...

Turkey thrash Moldova 4-0 in EURO 2020 qualifiers

26.03.2019 [14:35]
Turkey's national football team beat Moldova on Monday in the UEFA EURO 2020 qualifiers round, Anadolu Agency reported. The 4-0 victory came at home in Eskisehir in the second group matches. Turkey's Hasan Ali Kaldirim gave the guest team an early lead scoring the opening goal in the 24th minute. Just ...

Xinhua News Agency, ANSA to jointly launch Xinhua Italian Service

26.03.2019 [13:50]
Xinhua News Agency President Cai Mingzhao and ANSA news agency CEO Stefano De Alessandri signed an agreement on Friday to launch the Xinhua Italian Service. At the signing ceremony, Cai said that the Italian service is a milestone in the cooperation of the two news ...

Azerbaijan draw 0-0 with Lithuania in friendly

26.03.2019 [13:32]
The Azerbaijan national football team were held to a goalless draw by Lithuania in a friendly. The match was held at Bakcell Arena in Baku. ...

Azerbaijan-UN: development characteristics of 27 year-long cooperation

26.03.2019 [12:30]
Azerbaijan celebrates the 27th anniversary of its membership of the United Nations. Experts are unanimously confident that relations between the country and the organization have been developing at a rapid pace since March 2, 1992. Azerbaijan has ...

Azerbaijani FM holds several meetings in Paraguay

26.03.2019 [12:19]
Azerbaijan`s Minister of Foreign Affairs Elmar Mammadyarov has met with Paraguayan counterpart Luis Alberto Castiglioni as part of his first official visit to the Republic of Paraguay. The sides hailed the current level of political relations between Azerbaijan and Paraguay, and discussed ...

4 die as migrant boat sinks off Turkey’s Aegean coast

26.03.2019 [12:03]
At least four people, including a baby, died when a dinghy carrying irregular migrants sank off Turkey’s Aegean coast, security sources said on Tuesday, Anadolu Agency reported. The boat carrying Iranian and Afghan-origin migrants -- who were attempting to cross to Greece’s Lesbos island ...

Azerbaijan`s Defense Ministry: Armenian armed units violated ceasefire 22 times

26.03.2019 [11:51]
Azerbaijan`s Defense Ministry has said the Armenian armed forces continue to violate the ceasefire regime. “Military units of the armed forces of Armenia violated ceasefire 22 times throughout the day,” the ministry said in a statement ...

Five people killed by a gunman in China's Inner Mongolia

25.03.2019 [16:13]
At least five people have been killed by a gunman in Kailu County of Tongliao City, China's Inner Mongolia Autonomous Region, local authorities said, according to CGTN. The suspect has been arrested by the police, and the gun and bullets have been seized ...

Euro 2020 mascot revealed

25.03.2019 [15:39]
The official mascot for UEFA Euro 2020 has been unveiled during a spectacular pre-match display in Amsterdam. Accompanied by two of the world's leading freestylers, Liv Cooke and Tobias Becs, Skillzy showed off a few moves to the 55,000 ...

Global Teacher Prize Gala 2019 edition in Dubai: $1 million prize for Kenyan educator Peter Tabichi

25.03.2019 [12:28]
A teacher from Kenya has been awarded the recognition of a lifetime, out of ten finalists from across the globe, according to Gulf News. Peter Tabichi, a Maths and Physics teacher, won the prestigious award and the attached prize bag worth around ...

His Excellency Mr Md. Abdul Hamid, President of the People's Republic of Bangladesh

25.03.2019 [11:24]
Dear Mr President, On my own behalf and on behalf of the people of Azerbaijan, I extend my sincerest congratulations to you and your people on the occasion of the national day of the People's Republic of Bangladesh, Independence Day ...

Azerbaijan`s Defense Ministry: Armenian armed units violated ceasefire 22 times

25.03.2019 [10:45]
Azerbaijan`s Defense Ministry has said the Armenian armed forces continue to violate the ceasefire regime. "The Azerbaijani armed forces came under fire 22 times throughout the day," the ministry said in a statement ...

Azerbaijan`s defense minister to pay working visit to US

24.03.2019 [17:22]
A delegation of the Ministry of Defense of the Republic of Azerbaijan led by Minister Zakir Hasanov will leave for a working visit to the United States of America. During the visit, Zakir Hasanov will attend the UN Peacekeeping Ministerial Conference to be held in New York ...

Turkish soldier martyred, 20 injured in truck crash

24.03.2019 [17:06]
A Turkish soldier was martyred on Sunday when a troop transport truck overturned in the southeastern Sirnak province, according to security sources, Anadolu Agency reported. At least 20 other soldiers were also wounded in the accident in Sirnak's ...

Azerbaijani servicemen attend military parade dedicated to National Day of Pakistan

24.03.2019 [16:45]
A delegation of the Ministry of Defense of Azerbaijan has watched a military parade dedicated to the National Day of Pakistan. Minister of Defense, Colonel General Zakir Hasanov took part in the parade as a distinguished guest ...

His Excellency Mr Prokopis Pavlopoulos, President of the Hellenic Republic

24.03.2019 [13:11]
Dear Mr President, On my own behalf and on behalf of the people of Azerbaijan, I sincerely congratulate you and the whole people of your country on the occasion of Independence Day ...

EURO 2020 qualifying: Spain, Italy open with victories

24.03.2019 [12:53]
Spain and Italy started their campaigns to qualify for Euro 2020 with wins over Scandinavian visitors on Saturday — but in different fashion. While a misfiring Spain turned to captain Sergio Ramos to edge Norway 2-1, Italians Nicolo Barella and Moise Kean ...

Azerbaijani community celebrates Novruz in San Diego

24.03.2019 [12:09]
Novruz holiday has been celebrated in San Diego, California. Supported by the Consulate General of Azerbaijan in Los Angeles, the event was held by the California Azerbaijan Friendship Association (CAFA) at San Diego’s renowned Azerbaijani-owned Cafe 21 ...