New Year

North Ossetia resident lost two fingers due to firecracker

North Ossetia resident lost two fingers due to firecracker

A resident of the Prigorodny District suffered from careless handling of pyrotechnics,  the website of the Ministry of Internal Affairs for North Ossetia informs. On January 5, a 47-year-old resident of the Oktyabrsky rural …

MoD officials visited martyrs’ families in Azerbaijan

MoD officials visited martyrs’ families in Azerbaijan

According to the Azerbaijani Defense Ministry, yesterday, on the International Solidarity Day of Azerbaijanis, and today, the employees of the department visited the families of martyrs who gave their lives for the protection of the territorial …

New Year avalanches expected in Sochi

New Year avalanches expected in Sochi

According to the warning of the Ministry of Emergency Situations of the Russian Federation for the Krasnodar Territory, during the first three days of 2022, the avalanche danger is extremely high in Sochi. ”On January 1-3, …

Gaza Strip celebrates New Year by launching rockets at Israel

Gaza Strip celebrates New Year by launching rockets at Israel

Today, two rockets fired by militants from the Gaza Strip fell off the coast of Tel Aviv. Air defence was not involved, since the missile course initially ran past the Israeli territory. "Today, two missile launches were recorded …

Saakashvili forces his supporters to eat

Saakashvili forces his supporters to eat

Chairman of the opposition United National Movement party Nika Melia said today that on New Year's Eve, 150 party members stopped their hunger strike, as they were asked to do so by the founder of the UNM, ex-President of Georgia Mikhail …

Ilham Aliyev: 2021 was successful for Azerbaijan

Ilham Aliyev: 2021 was successful for Azerbaijan

2021 was successful for Azerbaijan, President Ilham Aliyev said addressing Azerbaijani citizens on New Year’s eve. "We have achieved all the goals set for the year. Azerbaijan was developing successfully, and today the world sees a …

Putin congratulates Aliyev and Erdogan on New Year

Putin congratulates Aliyev and Erdogan on New Year

Russian President Vladimir Putin has sent Christmas and New Year wishes to President of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev and President of Turkey Recep Tayyip Erdogan, according to the Kremlin press service. In …

Humanitarian aid delivered to residents of Makhachkala

Humanitarian aid delivered to residents of Makhachkala

In Makhachkala, elderly citizens in difficulty received food and hygiene kits from workers of the Ministry of Youth of Dagestan, the press service of the department reports. According to Acting Minister Kamil Saidov, the aid was …

January 1-10 declared holidays in Georgia

January 1-10 declared holidays in Georgia

The Georgian government has declared January 1-10 a public holiday in Georgia for ‘reducing mobility’ in the country following confirmation of 24 cases of the new Omicron variant of coronavirus, Chief of the Operational Staff of the …

New Year's Moscow (photo report)

New Year's Moscow (photo report)

This year, after a break, the long-awaited "Travel to Christmas" winter festival has taken place the whole Moscow. It’s a merry-go-round, free ice rinks, decorated Christams trees and, of course, Father Frost …

Christmas trees may improve your health

Christmas trees may improve your health

The scent of pine and sticky sap waft through the house. A Douglas fir stands tall in the living room, adorned with shiny ornaments and shimmering lights. Almost nothing is as synonymous with holiday decorations as a fresh-cut evergreen …

The largest skating rink in Armenia opened in Yerevan

The largest skating rink in Armenia opened in Yerevan

The largest outdoor skating rink in Armenia was officially opened in the Winter Park in Yerevan on Saturday, Sputnik Armenia reports. In Yerevan Lapland, adults and children saw a parade of fairytale heroes and greeted Santa …