Future Retirees: "Changes to Pension Law Unfair, Threaten Security"
Changes to Azerbaijan’s legislation on pension law and retirement age were put forward in the Azerbaijani parliament on February 28.
Mothers Seek Recognition for Fallen Sons in 4-Day-War of 2016
Families of Azerbaijani soldiers who lose their lives in military combat are entitled to certain benefits and privileges from the state. However, some families have struggled to have their sons' sacrifices recognized.
Isa Gambar: Ilham Aliyev Has No One to Trust
The February 21 decree appointing First Lady Mehriban Alieyeva to the post of First Vice President has been a major topic of discussion on social media and online news outlets in the past few days. It ...
Survey: what does the state save on, what does it spend on?
Meydan TV asked Baku residents their opinion on whether the state has been generous with public funds or stingy and self-serving.
Musavat Marks 133 Years Since Birth of Founder of Democratic Republic of Azerbaijan
January 31, 2017 marked the 133 anniversary of the birth of the founder of the Democratic Republic of Azerbaijan, Mammad Amin Rasulzadeh.
Baku State University Student Faces Expulsion for Critical Facebook Post
The university administration has issued a public statement warning students that social media activity that is critical of the university or the government may lead to expulsion.
Utilities Benefits Stripped from Karabakh Refugees
A recent bill signed by President Ilham Aliyev has rearranged and greatly upset the system of benefits enjoyed by refugees from Karabakh.
Living With Mice in Downtown Baku
In Baku's downtown region of Narimanov, a building from the 1930s has been standing neglected for over 6 years now.
Karimli: Quba Custody Case Proof of Existing Culture of Violence in Azerbaijan
A video portraying a ten-year-old girl being ripped away from her aunt’s arms by aggressive officers was released on social media earlier this month, eliciting a bitter reaction from many.
Blogger Mehman Huseynov Released From Custody
On January 9, blogger and director at SANCAQ Production Mehman Huseynov was taken into police custody.