Centuries after the foundation of Gustavian Academy (university of Tartu) fortunes of Caucasian nations and Estonia have united here
The Armenians in Tallin
Armenians in Estonia, Estonians in Armenia
A statue is to be erected in Moscow to the late Azerbaijan singer Muslim Magomaev, reports RIA Novosti. Moscow mayor Yury Luzhkov has signed an order on the erection of a bronze statue on a marble pedestal in a central Moscow park. The monument was designed by sculptor Alexander Rukavishnikov with fundingby the Krokus-International company. Magomaev died in 2008 at the age of 67 years old. The singer is buried in the Alley of Honor in his native Baku.
According the sculptor, the terrorist attacks in Madrid, London, NewYork and Beslan have been the impulse for the creation of thismemorial.
After the collapse of the Soviet system, Adler was no longer thecentral airport of southern Russia.
Christians of all confessions celebrate Easter – the Resurrection of Christ - this Sunday. This night Easter services are being held in all the Catholic and Protestant churches around the globe. More than five thousand people are attending the night Easter service at the Cathedral of Christ the Saviour in Moscow. Patriarch Kirill of Moscow and All Russia is leading the service. Reports RIA News.
President of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev has extended today congratulations to the country's Orthodox Christian community on the occasion of Easter, Trend reported."Representatives of different nations and divine religions have peacefully coexisted in Azerbaijan throughout history in an atmosphere of good neighborhoodness and brotherhood, mutual respect and trust," the President said in his message. The Head of State stressed that all nations, ethnic and religious communities, which form the multi-national and multi-confessional society of Azerba
The People's Artist of Russia, Valentina Tolkunova, died on Monday morning after a prolonged illness, Life News reports. She was 63. The well-known singer lapsed into a coma and passed away at the Bitkin hospital at around 8:00 a.m. Moscow time.
VK publishes some fragments from the book of Vladimir Gneushev and Andrey Poputko “The mystery of Maruh glacier”.
Within the bounds of project "Music of the Silk Road" in Israel will be held the evenings of Azerbaijani music.
The general director of Georgian TV company Imedi has categorically denied the authenticity of the circulation of his telephone conversation with one of the workers of television in which he …
Catholicos-Patriarch of All Georgia Ilia II condemned the television company Imedi, which on Saturday night provoked panic across the country showing the programme about "invasion" of Russian forces and the "murder" of President Mikheil Saakashvili. As noted by Elias II, people are not guinea pigs, and the authorities should pay due attention to this case, RIA Novosti reports.
On March 14 in Adygea and Karachay-Cherkessia is celebrated the Day of Adygeyan (Circassian) language and literature. In Karachay-Cherkessia activities in connection with the Day of the national language will be held in Khabez and Adyge-Khablskij districts. During the same day in Cherkessk will be resumed the Republican contest "My tongue, my soul, my world." In Adygea National Theater will be presented the program "My mother Adyge language," said YuGA.ru. portal
Georgian TV company “Imedy” on Saturday evening has gave on air “special reportage about the possible development of events in Georgia in case of Russian intervention”. It was reported by “Echo Moskvy” radio.
The 100-year anniversary of the great ballet dancer has been celebrated in Tbilisi.
Caucasian notes by Oleg Kushaty from A to Z. Instead of afterword
Caucasian notes by Oleg Kushaty from A to Z
Opening of the museum in the Armenian Lazarev school number 2042 in Moscow
Exposition of the Museum of Oriental Art of Georgia