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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 …

Public to be allowed to attend Eurovision song contest

Public to be allowed to attend Eurovision song contest

Fans will be allowed to attend the Eurovision song contest in Rotterdam next month, ANP News reported on Thursday, citing a decision by the Dutch government. Organizers had previously said it was not yet clear whether a live audience …

North Ossetia selects best young bakers

North Ossetia selects best young bakers

In Ardon, The North Caucasian Agrarian and Technological College conducted the weekly tournament "Baking Ossetian Pies" within the framework of WorldSkills Russia-2021. The tournament was attended by 16 bakers 16-22 years old and 8 …

Armenia withdraws from Junior Eurovision 2020

Armenia withdraws from Junior Eurovision 2020

Armenia’s national broadcaster, AMPTV, has announced that Armenia is withdrawing from this year’s Junior Eurovision Song Contest (JESC), according to the statement posted today on the contest's website. "The …

Vladikavkaz to host WorldSkills Russia Championship finals

Vladikavkaz to host WorldSkills Russia Championship finals

The capital of North Ossetia will host the finals of the 8th  WorldSkills Russia National Championship, the press service of the Republic's Ministry of Education and Science informed. ”On September 6-21, North …

Netherlands ready to host Eurovision in 2021

Netherlands ready to host Eurovision in 2021

The Dutch port city of Rotterdam agreed to host the 2021 Eurovision song contest, one of the world’s largest televised events, after this year’s edition was cancelled due to the coronavirus pandemic. Rotterdam’s …

Eurovision to air special show this May

Eurovision to air special show this May

The Eurovision is set to air a special tribute show to the competitors selected to take part in the 2020 song contest, which has been cancelled. The two-hour show will be broadcast on the day on which the 2020 Eurovision Song …

Little Big reveals Eurovision song 'Uno' (VIDEO)

Little Big reveals Eurovision song 'Uno' (VIDEO)

Punk-pop-rave band Little Big have unleashed 'Uno', which is Russia's entry for Eurovision 2020 in Rotterdam.  Public broadcaster C1R has selected the self-proclaimed punk-pop-rave band Little Big to represent Russia at …

Little Big to represent Russia at Eurovision 2020

Little Big to represent Russia at Eurovision 2020

Rave band Little Big will represent Russia at the Eurovision song contest to be held in Rotterdam, the Netherlands, in May, Russia’s Channel One TV reported. "We have never thought we could have a chance to present …

Russian wins Mrs Universal Classic pageant

Russian wins Mrs Universal Classic pageant

Russia's Ksenia Verbitskaya wins the Mrs Universal Classic pageant, held in Bulgaria. The Mrs Universal Classic beauty pageant was held in Sofia and ended in triumph for 43-year-old Ksenia Verbitskaya from St. Petersburg. …

Georgian drama ‘Shindisi’ wins Warsaw Film Festival prize

Georgian drama ‘Shindisi’ wins Warsaw Film Festival prize

According to the Georgian National Cinema Center, the Georgian drama ‘Shindisi’ by Dmitry Tsintsadze won the Grand Prix of the Warsaw International Film Festival. Tsintsadze himself became the winner in the nomination …