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Ilgar Mamedov: the First European Games left only the most positive emotions

Ilgar Mamedov: the First European Games left only the most positive emotions

The head coach of the Russian national fencing team, Ilgar Mamedov, at a press-conference dedicated to the opening of the upcoming Fencing World Cup in Moscow, shared his impressions of the First European Games held in Baku on June 12-28 with Vestnik Kavkaza

Mammadyarov: Armenia denying obvious tries to deceive whole world

Mammadyarov: Armenia denying obvious tries to deceive whole world

Armenia refuses to take a constructive position in the negotiating process, preferring to stick with the traditional course of refuting irrefutable facts to deceive the international community and to conceal their aggressive policy, the minister of foreign affairs

Iran developing non-oil exports

Iran developing non-oil exports

The Iranian authorities are paying special attention to the development of non-oil exports, Iran's Deputy Minister of Industry, Mines and Trade, Mojtaba Hosroutadzh, said. According to him, the government is also working to increase

Iran to transit petrochemical products from Central Asia

Iran to transit petrochemical products from Central Asia

In the near future, in addition to swapping supplies of crude oil and petroleum products, Iran may transit petrochemical products from Central Asia. In particular, Turkmenistan, which does not have direct access to international waters, shows an

David Bakradze meets with representatives of US State Department

David Bakradze meets with representatives of US State Department

Georgian State Minister for European and Euro-Atlantic integration, David Bakradze, met with US State Department officials and discussed the reforms and possible assistance. "The sides discussed the issues of

Elmar Mammadyarov starts visit to Croatia

Elmar Mammadyarov starts visit to Croatia

Azerbaijani Foreign Minister Elmar Mammadyarov left for Croatia today. He will meet with senior officials of Croatia during the official visit, Interfax-Azerbaijan reports.

Azerbaijan, Syria and Egypt interested in SCO

Azerbaijan, Syria and Egypt interested in SCO

Azerbaijan, Syria, Egypt and some other countries have expressed interest in the SCO, but we must remember that there are strict criteria which must be followed, Russian presidential adviser Anton Kobyakov said. "Cambodia, Syria,

Peskov: Putin and Rouhani to discuss Iran's nuclear program in Ufa

Peskov: Putin and Rouhani to discuss Iran's nuclear program in Ufa

Russian President Vladimir Putin and his Iranian counterpart Hassan Rouhani will hold talks on the Iranian nuclear dossier during their meeting in Ufa on July 9, Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov said. Russian Presidential Aide Yuri

Vladimir Krugly: friendly attitude in Caucasus cannot be forgotten

Vladimir Krugly: friendly attitude in Caucasus cannot be forgotten

Today a member of the Federation Council Committee on Social Policy, a representative of the executive body of state power of the Orel Region, senator Vladimir Krugly, visited the studio of Vestnik Kavkaza. During the program Tribune he spoke about the current issues of Russian healthcare, as well as his Caucasian experience.

Water tariffs to remain unchanged in Yerevan

Water tariffs to remain unchanged in Yerevan

Armenia’s Public Services Regulatory Commission has left water tariffs unchanged. On June 29, the Yerevan Djur company sent a letter to the regulatory commission saying it did not insist on a tariff increase. The current water supply and

Member of Public Chamber of Dagestan wounded in Rostov region

Member of Public Chamber of Dagestan wounded in Rostov region

A member of the Public Chamber of Dagestan, Shamil Hadulaev, was injured by a traumatic weapon on a road near Rostov-on-Don, the State Ministry of Interior of the Republic said. Hadulaev is currently hospitalized, but his condition is stable and today he will be discharged from hospital.

Turkish Airlines flight makes emergency landing at New Delhi

Turkish Airlines flight makes emergency landing at New Delhi

A Turkish Airlines plane flying from Istanbul to Bangkok made an emergency landing at New Delhi's Indira Gandhi International Airport following a bomb threat. All 148 passengers on the plane have been evacuated safely and the aircraft has been taken to an isolation bay for further checks. No explosive was found on board.

Margvelashvili awarded for his contribution to gender equality

Margvelashvili awarded for his contribution to gender equality

The Deputy Head of the UNDP in Georgia, Shombi Sharp, has presented the President of Georgia Giorgi Margvelashvili with a special award for his contribution to the development of gender equality. Sharp thanked Margvelashvili for declaring 2015 the

Matviyenko: retirement age won't rise until 2020

Matviyenko: retirement age won't rise until 2020

There won't be an increase in the retirement age in Russia until 2020, the speaker of Russia’s Federation Council, Valentina Matviyenko, said. "I think if such a decision is adopted, it won't happen before 2020. It should be a planned, gradual, slow process," Gazeta.ru cited her as saying.

Special commission to deal with detention of Crimean government officials for corruption

Special commission to deal with detention of Crimean government officials for corruption

A special commission consisted of high-ranking officials of the Crimean Federal District will consider each individual detention of local government officials for corruption, the head of the Republic Sergey Aksenov said at the meeting of the

2300 disaster victims in Sochi receive compensation

2300 disaster victims in Sochi receive compensation

More than 2300 flood victims in Sochi have already received compensation. The minimum amount of 10 thousand rubles was sent to 1295 residents. A payment of 50 thousand rubles for partial loss of essential assets went to 654 people, and

Street and two schools in Chechnya to be named after Dukuvakha Abdurakhmanov

Street and two schools in Chechnya to be named after Dukuvakha Abdurakhmanov

One street and two schools in Chechnya will be named after the former Speaker of the Chechen Parliament, Dukuvakha Abdurakhmanov, who died on June 29. Dukuvakha Abdurakhmanov has died after a long illness at the age of 59 years. He was

Beruchashvili says goodbye to ambassadors of US, Italy, Switzerland and Ukraine

Beruchashvili says goodbye to ambassadors of US, Italy, Switzerland and Ukraine

Georgian Foreign Minister Tamar Beruchashvili organized a farewell party for the Ambassadors of the US, Italy, Switzerland and Ukraine – Richard Norland, Federica Favi, Guenther Baechler and Vasyl Tsybenko –who have completed their diplomatic

Iranian nuclear deal: 1:0 in favor of Iran?

Iranian nuclear deal: 1:0 in favor of Iran?

The current agreement on the closure of the Iranian nuclear dossier, the final details of which shall be agreed by the foreign ministers of Iran and the P5+1 in Vienna, would allow Iran to fully maintain its nuclear potential and use it beyond the expiration of the planned restrictions.

Baku branch of Moscow State University to host 47th International Chemistry Olympiad

Baku branch of Moscow State University to host 47th International Chemistry Olympiad

The 47th International Chemistry Olympiad will be held at the Baku branch of Moscow State University on July 20-29. A total of 300 of the best young chemists from 80 countries will take part in the Olympiad. The competition consists