27 min ago
Gang of 10,000 attacks 50 LGBT activists in the country of Georgia
I was preparing a report on the new study from the Agency for Fundamental Rights on LGBT rights in Europe.
9 hrs ago
Darren Keane, CEO of Storm International, Presented Annual Results of the Company
Storm International, a casino management company, held an annual meeting with upper management, where the operational results for the year 2012 were presented by Darren Keane, CEO of Storm International.
13 hrs ago
Wizz Air launches eight new routes from five of its bases
Traditional Georgian specialities and entertainment awaited the 130 passengers departing on Wizz Air's inaugural flight from Katowice to Kutaisi - the airline's second route connecting Poland to the western Georgian destination.
Wed May 22, 2013
Georgia: Where Does the Church End and the State Begin?
Thousands of anti-gay protestors organized by the Georgian Orthodox Church took over central Tbilisi to halt a small rally of LGBT activists on May 17, International Day Against Homophobia.
Who In Georgia Is Merabishvili's Arrest Meant To Scare?
The arrest of Georgia's former Prime Minister Vano Merabishvili is a clear attempt to crush the allies of President Mikheil Saakashvili, one analyst says.
Stuck In The Middle: Abkhazia's Ethnic Georgians Feel The Squeeze
ZUGDIDI, Georgia -- For residents of the Gali district, the southeastern-most tip of Georgia's breakaway region of Abkhazia, going to school, getting to a hospital, or collecting a pension payment can be a very tricky endeavor.
State Department: U.S. condemns May 17th attack on peaceful march in Tbilisi
The United States condemns the May 17th attack on a peaceful march to mark the international day against homophobia in Tbilisi, Georgia, Acting Deputy Spokesperson of the U.S. State Department, Patrick Ventrell said at a daily press briefing.
Tue May 21, 2013
Two Senior Saakashvili Allies, Ex-Ministers Arrested In Georgia
Then-Prime Minister Ivane Merabishvili campaigned for President Mikheil Saakashvili's United National Movement ahead of Georgia's parliamentary elections in October 2012.
Four Georgian Men Arrested Over Antigay Violence
Georgian Orthodox Christian activists shout antigay slogan, before clashes with gay rights activists on the International Day Against Homophobia in Tbilisi on May 17 TBILISI -- Four men have been arrested in Georgia in connection with the violence last week that disrupted a planned gay rights demonstration in Tbilisi.
Mon May 20, 2013
EU urges Georgia to abide European standards
The EU Delegation to Georgia issued a statement on the May 17 events in Tbilisi.
Heydar Aliyev and Armenian Flag Make Joint Appearance
Uneasy neighbors: An Armenian flag provides the backdrop for a bust to the late Azerbaijani President Heydar Aliyev in downtown Tbilisi.
Legal aspects of covert surveillance with search operations to be discussed in Georgian parliament
The issues of legislative regulation of covert surveillance and recording, obtaining information from communication channels and computer systems, secret video and audio recordings, film and photography used in search operations, as well as the problems of observing the rule of law in this area will be discussed at the joint meeting of two ... (more)
Georgians Debate Marijuana Decriminalization
In the U.S. election on November 6, while most attention was focused on the presidential race, the western states of Colorado and Washington made their own history by becoming the first to legalize marijuana for recreational use.
Georgian Interior Ministry starts investigation of Tbilisi unrest
On Friday, a crowd of thousands of people consisting of clerics and parishioners dispersed the police and the action of dozens of LGBT advocates on Rustaveli Avenue, timed to coincide with the International Day against Homophobia and Transphobia.
Former General Director of JSC Georgian Railways accused of...
Tbilisi City Court sentenced former General Director of JSC "Georgian Railways" Irakli Ezugbaia in absentia to pre-trial detention for a period of two months as a temporary measure of restriction.
Azerbaijani oil prices for May 13-17
On May 13-17, the average price on AZERI LT, exported from Azerbaijan via the Ceyhan, Batumi and Supsa ports to Italian Augusta port, was about $105.81 per barrel or $1.1 less compared to the previous week.
Sun May 19, 2013
Mob terrorises gay protesters in Georgia
Unrest: Policemen try to stop an Orthodox Christian activist during clashes at rally in Tbilisi on Friday.
Sat May 18, 2013
The Otago Daily Times
Crowds attack gay rights rallies
A crowd attacks a minibus carrying gay rights activists during an International Day Against Homophobia and Transphobia rally in Tbilisi, Georgia.
Russia Beyond the Headlines
Geneva consultations cochairmen come to Tskhinvali to discuss next round agenda
Cochairmen of the Geneva consultations on security and stability in the South Caucasus are discussing in Tskhinvali the agenda of negotiations due in late June with South Ossetian presidential envoy Murat Jioyev and South Ossetian delegation members, an Interfax correspondent reported.
New grain terminal to be opened in Poti port
The Pace Group company together with the companies "APM Terminals - Poti" and "Agricom" will open a wheat processing terminal in the Poti port on Friday.