Turkmenistan organizes special flight to Mecca for pilgrims
Turkmenkhovayellary, the state airlines of Turkmenistan, organized a special flight of 188 pilgrims to Mecca and Medina (Saudi Arabia) on a Boeing-757, Trend reports.
Turkmenistan has been sponsoring pilgrims' visits to Mecca since 2001.
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The Heydar Aliyev Center is hosting the 4th Baku International Humanitarian Forum. Participants in the two-day Forum will discuss the following topics: “Comparative studies of multiculturalism: from theory to humanism practice,” “Transformation of media in the digital age: new tendencies of development,” “The role of inter-subject integration in innovative development,” “Sustainable development and ecological civilization,” “Challenges of globalization: between traditions and transformation,” “Molecular biology and biotechnologies in the 21st century: theory, practice, prospects,” Convergence of technologies and contours of the future: the main challenges of the 21st century,” “Humanism as the main value of the post-modern period.”
Sep 30 2014 - 14:58
Over 30 tower remains and 12 burials of the 17-18th century have been found in the head of River Malaya Liakhva (Tskhinvali District, South Ossetia) by workers of the Vaneyev Science Research Institute, according to Irbeg Margiyev, the head of the expedition, ITAR-TASS reports.Margiyev clarified that it was the first expedition in the area.
Sep 30 2014 - 10:11
The CEC of Ukraine has registered candidates named Darth Vader of the Internet Party in six districts. The official registration of candidates for the early parliamentary polls will be concluded on Tuesday. By Monday, a total of 29 parties had been registered, RIA Novosti reports.A candidate named Darth Vader got 1.74% of votes during the mayoral elections in May. He came second at one of the polling stations during the elections in Odessa.
Sep 29 2014 - 10:51
32 pupils of School N19 in Semey (Kazakhstan) and two adults were hospitalized and 23 sent home for treatment as a result of food poisoning at the school, Gazeta.ru reports.
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