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Kechal Mammadli village, Jabrayil district

04.06.2023 [10:00]
The village of Kechal Mammadli of Jabrayil district is located at Soltanli village administrative district. The village was occupied by Armenian armed forces during the First Karabakh war. During the occupation, Armenian vandals destroyed the village and turned it into ruins ...

Azerbaijan logs 6 new COVID-19 cases

03.06.2023 [20:55]
6 new cases of coronavirus infection have been recorded in Azerbaijan, while 9 patients has been recovered, the Task Force under the Cabinet of Ministers told AZERTAC. “The overall confirmed cases in Azerbaijan have reached 831,859, with 821,539 recoveries ...

Azerbaijan administers 68 COVID-19 jabs in 24 hours

03.06.2023 [20:47]
Azerbaijan administered a total of 68 COVID-19 jabs on Saturday, the Task Force under the Cabinet of Ministers told AZERTAC. Azerbaijan has administered nearly 14 million doses of COVID-19 vaccines since it launched an immunization drive in January 2021. More than 5.4 million people ...

Solar and wind are leading the rapid expansion of the new global energy economy: IEA

03.06.2023 [20:40]
Global additions of renewable power capacity are expected to jump by a third this year as growing policy momentum, higher fossil fuel prices and energy security concerns drive strong deployment of solar PV and wind power, according to the latest update from the International Energy Agency ...

Azerbaijan-Armenia post-conflict normalization to be discussed in Vienna

03.06.2023 [18:51]
Discussions on Azerbaijan-Armenia post-conflict normalization will be organized by the International Center for Advanced & Comparative EU-Russia/NIS Research (ICEUR) in Vienna, the capital of Austria. Head of the Milli Majlis EU-Azerbaijan parliamentary cooperation committee ...

IOC President visits Azerbaijan Taekwondo Federation

03.06.2023 [18:36]
President of the International Olympic Committee (IOC) Thomas Bach and World Taekwondo Federation President Chungwon Choue and World Taekwondo Secretary General Jeongkang Seo have visited the Azerbaijan Taekwondo Federation to meet with Azerbaijani Minister of Youth and Sport Farid Gayibov, President of the Azerbaijan Taekwondo Federation Kamaladdin Heydarov ...

Recep Tayyip Erdogan takes oath of office as Türkiye's president

03.06.2023 [18:00]
Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Saturday took the oath of office to become Türkiye's president in Ankara, the nation’s capital, according to Anadolu Agency. Following the swearing-in ceremony at parliament, Erdogan visited Anitkabir, the mausoleum of Mustafa Kemal Ataturk, the founder of the Republic of Türkiye ...

3 Israeli soldiers killed in shooting near Egypt border

03.06.2023 [17:44]
Three Israeli soldiers were killed in a shooting near the border with Egypt, according to the military on Saturday, according to Anadolu Agency. A military spokesman said two soldiers were found dead at an army post on the border after losing contact with them ...

Musical flash mob held at Heydar Aliyev International Airport

03.06.2023 [17:38]
An unusual flash mob was held at Heydar Aliyev International Airport on the occasion of the 85th anniversary of Azerbaijan Civil Aviation. On this significant day for civil aviation, passengers were presented with a special surprise - beautiful music and summer mood, AZAL told AZERTAC ...

Azerbaijani version of “The Secret in Their Eyes” book by Argentine writer presented in Baku

03.06.2023 [17:12]
On the initiative of the Embassy of Argentina in Azerbaijan and "Qanun" Publishing House, the presentation of the Azerbaijani language edition of renowned Argentine writer Eduardo Sacheri's book "The Secret in Their Eyes" was held at the Baku Photography House. The author of the book - Argentine writer Eduardo ...

Multi-cancer blood test shows real promise in NHS study

03.06.2023 [16:57]
A blood test for more than 50 types of cancer has shown real promise in a major NHS trial, according to BBC. The test correctly revealed two out of every three cancers among 5,000 people who had visited their GP with suspected symptoms ...

President of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev and First Lady Mehriban Aliyeva arrived in Türkiye for working visit VIDEO

03.06.2023 [16:40]
President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev has arrived in Ankara for a working visit to attend the swearing-in ceremony of President of the Republic of Türkiye Recep Tayyip Erdogan. At Ankara Esenboga Airport President Ilham Aliyev and First Lady Mehriban Aliyeva ...

More than 280 dead in India train crash, search for survivors continues

03.06.2023 [16:34]
The death toll surpassed 280 in a three-train crash in eastern India, with nearly 1,100 others injured, officials said on Saturday, according to Anadolu Agency. The accident occurred in the Balasore district of Odisha state late Friday and ...

World food price index declines in May, UN food agency reports

03.06.2023 [16:08]
The United Nations food agency's world price index fell in May to its lowest in two years, as a slump in prices of vegetable oils, cereals and dairy outweighed increases for sugar and meat, the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) reported ...

Azerbaijan`s volleyball referee to control Türkiye vs Romania match

03.06.2023 [16:05]
Azerbaijan`s volleyball referee Eldar Zulfugarov has been appointed to be in charge of a match between Türkiye and Romania in Pool A of the CEV Volleyball European Golden League 2023/Men. Zulfugarov will be assisted by Turkish Burhan Ilhan ...

Mass grave found in Shusha

03.06.2023 [16:03]
The mass grave have been found in the liberated city of Shusha. They are located in the territory of the Shusha prison. This once again shows that Armenians illegally detained Azerbaijanis in Shusha prison and subjected them to ruthless torture. ...

June 3 marking World Bicycle Day

03.06.2023 [16:02]
World Bicycle Day is celebrated on 3 June every year. The United Nations (UN) and World Health Organisation (WHO), in 2018 decided to declare 3 June World Bicycle Day. The day aims to draw attention to the benefits and sustainability of riding a bicycle. On 15 March 2022, the General Assembly ...

Azerbaijan, Hungary discuss formation of Business Council’s composition

03.06.2023 [15:57]
Fuad Humbatov, Deputy Secretary General of the National Confederation of Entrepreneurs (Employers) Organizations of the Republic of Azerbaijan (ASK) has met with Archibald Schubert, Co-chairman of the Azerbaijan-Hungarian Business Council from Hungary, Group E&P ...

Azerbaijan`s Shusha to host FIBA 3x3 Women's Series 2023

03.06.2023 [15:49]
The FIBA 3x3 Women's Series games will be played in the city of Shusha, Azerbaijan on June 12-13. The tournament will bring together eight teams from Azerbaijan, Germany, the Netherlands, Romania, Hungary, Türkiye and Japan. ...

Nakhchivan hosts special session on 'Nakhchivan and Eastern Zangazur: the potential of green energy'

03.06.2023 [15:28]
Nakhchivan has today hosted a special session on 'Nakhchivan and Eastern Zangazur: the potential of green energy' organized by the State Oil Company of the Republic of Azerbaijan (SOCAR) on the sidelines of the Energy Forum held in Baku ...

Heydar Aliyev Center to host presentation marking 100th anniversary of National Leader

03.06.2023 [15:06]
The Heydar Aliyev Center will host an event dedicated to the 100th anniversary of National Leader Heydar Aliyev on the eve of the National Salvation Day. The event also coincides with the 30th anniversary of Heydar Aliyev’s return ...

OPEC+ discussing deepening oil production cuts, sources say

03.06.2023 [14:40]
OPEC and its allies are discussing deepening oil production cuts, possibly by as much as 1 million barrels per day, three sources told Reuters on Friday as oil prices fell towards $70 per barrel and market analysts spoke of a new supply glut, according to Reuters ...

Azerbaijani female wrestler takes bronze at Bishkek Ranking Series 2023

03.06.2023 [14:34]
Azerbaijani female wrestler Jala Aliyeva has grabbed a bronze medal at the Bishkek Ranking Series 2023 held in Kyrgyzstan. She secured the medal after claiming a win over Turkish Elvira Kamaloglu in the 57kg final ...