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Mud volcano erupts in Baku (VIDEO)

Bad weather struck the Azerbaijani capital of Baku on Sunday as heavy rains flooded the city center while a mud volcano violently erupted on its outskirts, producing a pillar of fire and smoke. Baku’s mud volcano Othman-Bozdag …

Baku to host 2nd DokuBaku Film Festival

The second DokuBaku International Documentary Film Festival will be held in Baku on October 4-9, AzerNews reported. About 15 short and full-length  documentaries will be presented at the festival. The main theme of …

Milli Majlis celebrates 100th anniversary

A solemn ceremony marking the 100th anniversary of the Azerbaijani parliament has been held at Milli Majlis in Baku today. It was attended by Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev. The head of state is making a speech at the …

IJF Conference on gender equity held in Baku

The International Judo Federation hosted its inaugural Conference on Gender Equity in Baku on 19 September, one day prior to Judo Worlds. The conference was chaired by IJF head of Gender Equity Lisa Allan. The conference was attended by …

World Judo Championships kick off in Baku

The 2018 World Judo Championships have opened at National Gymnastics Arena in Baku for the first time, the correspondent of Vestnik Kavkaza reported. On the first day of competitions the winners will be defined in the 48 kg weight …

Japanese Foreign Minister to visit Baku

Japanese Foreign Minister Taro Kono will visit Baku, the Azerbaijani embassy in Japan said in a message. The visit is scheduled for September 5-6. Azerbaijan and Japan established diplomatic relations in …

Qarabag advances to UEFA Europa League group stage

Azerbaijan's Qarabag FC has advanced to the group stage of the UEFA Europa League after beating Moldova`s Sheriff 3-1 on aggregate. Maksim Medveded grabbed the opener for the Azerbaijani side in the 9th minute at …

UEFA Europa League final logo for Baku 2019 unveiled

In anticipation of the new UEFA Europa League season, the 2019 final identity was unveiled at the group stage draw in Monaco.  The iconic UEFA Europa League trophy is surrounded by Baku's most renowned architecture to create a …