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Snow storm in Georgia

Snow storm in Georgia

Broken roofs of houses, fallen trees and damaged power lines - this is a result of a hurricane in Tbilisi and Rustavi   Recall,  that yesterday weather forecasters warned the population of the country about the …

Fire destroys apartment building in Dagestan

Fire destroys apartment building in Dagestan

Today, during a subbotnik, a fire broke out in one of the household in the village of Tissi in the Tsumadinsky district. The fire quickly spread to the house and outbuildings, the press service of the Ministry of Emergency Situations of the …

Scientists of Kabardino-Balkaria create unique polymer

Scientists of Kabardino-Balkaria create unique polymer

According to the Russian Foundation for Advanced Studies, an ultra-strong polymer, superior in strength to metal, was developed by the staff of the Kabardino-Balkar State University. According to the experts, the materials of the new …

Yevgeniya Svatuhina on Vesti.FM: Russian language almost adopted the Latin alphabet 90 years ago

Yevgeniya Svatuhina on Vesti.FM: Russian language almost adopted the Latin alphabet 90 years ago

The process of latinisation of the alphabets among the Soviet states, which began immediately after the collapse of the USSR, continues at the present time. For example, Moldova, Azerbaijan, Turkmenistan and Uzbekistan adopted the Latin alphabet. …

Daesh claims responsibility for attack in Khabarovsk

Daesh claims responsibility for attack in Khabarovsk

Daesh has taken responsibility for a deadly attack in Russia's Khabarovks, which has left two people dead, Express.co.uk writes. An intelligence official was killed on Friday when a gunman opened fire in an office branch …

Kerch ferry service resumes its work after storm

Kerch ferry service resumes its work after storm

Kerch ferry service has resumed its work this morning after storm. This was reported by a representative of the company "Marine Directorate". …

Mercedes Benz named most popular car in Georgia

Mercedes Benz named most popular car in Georgia

Georgia's Interior Ministry has published the list of most popular cars in the country. According to the published data, Mercedes Benz was the most popular car in 2016. In total, 1.2 million cars were registered in Georgia …

Muslim televangelist who urged to replace chess with praying acquitted in Istanbul

Muslim televangelist who urged to replace chess with praying acquitted in Istanbul

The Istanbul Public Prosecutor’s Office ruled against trying a Muslim televangelist who said “playing chess is more sinful than gambling,” Anadolu Agency reported. Plaintiff Mücahit Bayraktar had applied to the …

Ambassador: Russian become second spoken language in Syria

Ambassador: Russian become second spoken language in Syria

Many Syrian families name their sons after Russian President Vladimir Putin, Syrian Ambassador to Moscow Riyad Haddad said, speaking at the Russian Federation Council. "When Syrian President …

Gunman opens fire in FSB office in Russia’s Khabarovsk

Gunman opens fire in FSB office in Russia’s Khabarovsk

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A gunman opened fire in the receiving office of the local branch of Russia’s Federal Security Service (FSB) in the city of Khabarovsk, the FSB Public Relations Center said. "At 17:02 local time (06:02 GMT), an unidentified …

St. Petersburg metro bombing death toll rises to 16

St. Petersburg metro bombing death toll rises to 16

A woman who was injured in the April 3 bombing on a St. Petersburg metro train has died, bringing the toll to 16, St. Petersburg Deputy Governor Anna Mityanina said She posted on her Twitter page that a woman injured in …

Two Turkish soldiers killed in Sirnak in clash with PPK

Two Turkish soldiers killed in Sirnak in clash with PPK

Turkish soldiers clashed with Kurdish militants in a rural area of southeast Turkey near the Iraqi border on Friday morning, the armed forces said. The firefight occurred around 9.30 am (0630 GMT) in the Uludere district of Sirnak …

Paris terror suspect turns himself into police

Paris terror suspect turns himself into police

A man that Belgian authorities had flagged to their French counterparts over possible involvement in Thursday's Paris shootings turned himself into police in Belgium's northern city of Antwerp, news agency Belga said. Speaking …

Mikhail Baskhanov: London mostly interested in Azerbaijan

Mikhail Baskhanov: London mostly interested in Azerbaijan

Among the South Caucasus countries, the United Kingdom is mostly interested in Azerbaijan in terms of developing economic and political relations, Doctor of History, Member of the UK's Royal Society for Asian Affairs, Mikhail …

Kyrgyzstan hit by two earthquakes

Kyrgyzstan hit by two earthquakes

Two earthquakes have been registered in Kyrgyzstan earlier this morning, the Seismological Experimental and Methodical Expedition of the Science Committee of Kazakhstan said. An earthquake with a magnitude of 4.8 points has been …

Forbes names Russia#039s richest woman

Forbes names Russia's richest woman

The wife of former Moscow Mayor Yury Luzhkov, Yelena Baturina, has again topped the Forbes ranking as the richest woman in Russia with an estimated fortune of $1 billion. Elena …

ISIS claims responsibility for Paris shooting attack

ISIS claims responsibility for Paris shooting attack

ISIS has claimed responsibility for the shooting attack in Paris that has left one police officer dead and two seriously injured. In a statement from its Amaq news agency, the extremist group gave a pseudonym for the shooter indicating …

Hollande and French PM hold emergency meeting following Paris shooting

Hollande and French PM hold emergency meeting following Paris shooting

French President Francois Hollande held an emergency meeting with Prime Minister Bernard Cazeneuve following the attack on Paris police officers near the Champs-Elysees boulevard in Paris. Hollande said …

Baku to host Street Food Festival

Baku to host Street Food Festival

The Street Food Festival will be held in Baku on May 19-21.   More than 20 local cafés and restaurants come together in the ancient part of Baku - the Old City to offer unique recipes of street food. The …

Another terrorist attack in Paris? (VIDEO)

Another terrorist attack in Paris? (VIDEO)

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A police officer has died and two are seriously wounded after a shooting near the Champs-Elysees boulevard in Paris, local media reported. Pierre-Henry Brandet, of the French interior ministry, said the attacker opened …