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Vulnerable at State Museum of Oriental Art (photo report)

Vulnerable at State Museum of Oriental Art (photo report)

Today, an exhibition project has opened at the State Museum of Oriental Art. It is a part of the large art project "Vulnerable", dedicated to the culture of small ethnic Asian and African groups. This exhibition introduces viewers …

5th Kharibulbul festival ends in Shusha

5th Kharibulbul festival ends in Shusha

Yesterday, in the cultural capital of Azerbaijan, the city of Shusha, the 5th International Folklore Festival "Kharibulbul" ended. The festival was organized by the Heydar Aliyev Foundation, the Ministry of Culture of Azerbaijan and the …

Representative of Azerbaijan reaches Eurovision final

Representative of Azerbaijan reaches Eurovision final

The second semi-final of the 66th International Eurovision Song Contest 2022 was held in Turin (Italy), in which the representative of Azerbaijan Nadir Rustamli performed. Nadir Rustamli's contest entry is called Fade To Black, its …

Hanami in Moscow (photo gallery)

Hanami in Moscow (photo gallery)

Recently, it has become possible to observe the Japanese tradition of admiring sakura - hanami or o-hanami - in Moscow. If in Japan the symbol of the country, prosperity and female beauty blooms at the end of March, in Moscow it …

5th 'Kharibulbul' festival kicks off in Shusha

5th 'Kharibulbul' festival kicks off in Shusha

The 5th Kharibulbul International Folklore Festival has opened in in Azerbaijan’s Shusha today. It will be held from May 12 through May 14, 2022 under organizational support from the Ministry of Culture, the Heydar Aliyev Foundation, …

Ilham Aliyev, Mehriban Aliyeva visit Shusha (PHOTO)

Ilham Aliyev, Mehriban Aliyeva visit Shusha (PHOTO)

Today, on May 10, President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev and First Vice-President of the country Mehriban Aliyeva made a trip to the city of Shusha. The head of state and the first lady …

5th Kharibulbul Festival to be held in Shusha on May 12-14

5th Kharibulbul Festival to be held in Shusha on May 12-14

The 5th Kharibulbul International Folklore Festival will be held on May 12-14 in the cultural capital of Azerbaijan - the city of Shusha - with the organizational support of the Ministry of Culture, the Heydar Aliyev Foundation and the Shusha …

Drake mentions Alexander Ovechkin in his new verse

Drake mentions Alexander Ovechkin in his new verse

Canadian rapper Drake has collaborated with Future since 2011, and their most recent songs have topped the charts and amassed a large number of streams. So it’s only natural that Future would include Drake on his upcoming …

Nino Katamadze concert to be held in Baku

Nino Katamadze concert to be held in Baku

According to the organizers, the famous Georgian jazz singer and composer Nino Katamadze will give a concert on June 25 on the stage of the Heydar Aliyev Palace in Baku.  The last time the singer performed in Azerbaijan in …

Azerbaijan to feature 29 industry partners at ATM

Azerbaijan to feature 29 industry partners at ATM

Azerbaijan Tourism Board (ATB) is returning to Arabian Travel Market (ATM) Dubai on May 9-12 with a large presence, together with 29 local industry partners, including Azerbaijan Airlines, and with its largest ever stand sized 230 sq m

Authorities decide to revive caricature in Georgia

Authorities decide to revive caricature in Georgia

The Contest "Assistance to Georgian Caricature" is held by the Ministry of Culture, Sports and Youth of the country. Its goal is to revive the traditions of caricature and its development in Georgia, as well as to popularize …