Heavy flooding in Balakan and Zagatala
The Dalichay River rose, damaging homes and electrical wires and sweeping away livestock.
Toxic pesticide poisons cotton workers (UPDATED)
Even the paramedics who provided first aid were poisoned
Flooding in Zagatala
Storms knocked down power lines and swept away livestock
Young Azerbaijani teachers heed the call of village life
During the Soviet Union, teaching was a prestigious profession. But salaries have fallen in independent Azerbaijan, along with teachers' morale.
Where border cows wander, trouble follows
Unresolved border claims between Azerbaijan and Georgia have led to property confusion, lost cows, arrests — and one death