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47 min ago | Institute for War and Peace Reporting
Experts are warning that rural Georgians' heavy reliance on burning wood for fuel is having a devastating effect on forests across the country.
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4 hrs ago | Trend
The appeals court of the Georgian capital of Tbilisi has upheld the acquittal of the former Defense Minister, Bacho Akhalaia.
9 hrs ago | The Daily Beast
The U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry believes that Georgia's policy towards the U.S. is right, Georgian Foreign Minister Maia Panjikidze said after the meeting with the U.S. secretary of state in Brussels.
She will then accompany the Secretary to Chisinau, Moldova where they will meet with senior Moldovan officials and discuss bilateral issues, as well as Moldova's path toward European integration.
Pleased as they were by Georgia's November 28 initialing of an historic deal on closer ties with the European Union, many Georgians cringed to see the well-meaning but uninformed Europeans choose the rollicking tune of a bottle-on-the-head Georgian folk dance, Shalakho, as the soundtrack for the otherwise lofty ceremony.
Beka looks worried as he surveys the customers sipping coffee in the late-autumn sun at one of Tbilisi's upscale cafes.
Chairman of the GUAM Parliament Assembly and Vice-Speaker of the Georgian parliament Zurab Abashidze considers cooperation in the GUAM format as important on the way of European integration.
The German sociologist Max Weber famously remarked almost a century ago, "The only man who has politics for a vocation is one who is certain that his spirit will not be broken if the world, when looked at from his point of view, proves too stupid or base to accept what he wishes to offer it, and who, when faced with all that obduracy, can still say ... (more)
More than 95% of the residents of Tbilisi practice various forms of Christianity .
The Georgian scholar and Iranologist Giorgi Lobjanidze has translated a selection of Persian plays, which were published in a book entitled "Modern Persian Drama".
Plus, Romania's ethnic Hungarians march for greater autonomy and Bosnian Muslims stage a sleep-in protest over school curricula.
A beaming anthropomorphic cow invites gallery goers to visit Alexander Antadze's traveling exhibition "The Smile Village," running through February, 2014.
On Nov. 25-29, the average price on AZERI LT, exported from Azerbaijan via the Ceyhan, Batumi and Supsa ports to Italian Augusta port, was $113.59 per barrel or $1.19 more compared to the previous week.