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The 14th annual Tokyo Filmex film festival, which was created as a way to discover and foster talent in Asian film, opened Dec. 1 with a strong lineup of films by new directors.
Should polygamy be legal among consenting adults?
Should the minimum wage be raised to $9 per hour?
Beka looks worried as he surveys the customers sipping coffee in the late-autumn sun at one of Tbilisi's upscale cafes.
North of Turkey, south of Russia, and bordering the Caspian sea,three countries lie steeped in ancient cultural and religious history, each with its own unique and entirely separate identity.
Georgian Prime Minister Irakli Garibashvili and Energy Minister Kakha Kaladze opened a power transmission line with a 400 kilovolt capacity connecting the Georgian and Turkish power systems and Akhaltsikhe substation with a capacity of 500/400/200 kilovolts in the Ahaltsikhe region on Dec.11.
Plus, Romania's ethnic Hungarians march for greater autonomy and Bosnian Muslims stage a sleep-in protest over school curricula.
A year after coming to power, the Georgian Dream administration has improved conditions in detention although there's still work to be done on this and other issues.
The trial of former Tbilisi Mayor Gigi Ugulava and Georgia's former Defense Minister Davit Kezerashvili is expected to resume in the capital.
In his recent article "So Long, Saakashvili," Thomas de Waal sums up the presidency of Georgia's Mikhail Saakashvili as a "rebranding exercise" for a country with such a mixed political legacy that it is hard to disentangle myth from reality.
Within project on water supply improvement in Georgia , Asian Development Bank approved tranche of $98 million for the country.
The Tbilisi city court has sent detained former Deputy Prosecutor-General Davit Chkhatarshvili to pretrial detention.
Azerbaijani delegation headed by the Azerbaijani Minister of Energy Natig Aliyev will participate in the opening ceremony of the Akhaltsikhe substation and high voltage power lines part of the Black Sea transmission network project in Georgia on Dec.11, according to a message published by the Azerbaijani Ministry of Energy on Dec.9. The delegation ... (more)
By Nana Kirtzkhalia -Trend: Tbilisi, Georgia, Dec.9, 2013: Georgian Defence Minister Irakli Alasania met with his Israeli counterpart Moshe Yaalon.
By Nana Kirtskhalia - Trend: Tbilisi, Georgia, Dec. 9, 2013: U.S. President Barack Obama sent a letter to Georgian former Prime Minister Bidzina Ivanishvili.