Internally Displaced Families Living Out of Tents in Baku
For 25 years internally displaced persons (IDPs) from Nagorno-Karabakh lived in the ‘Energetika’ boarding house, located in the village of Shuvalan in the Khazar District of Baku. And after the boarding house became a hazard, they ...
The Father of a Solider: Fighting Peacetime Deaths in the Military
Beyali Azizov is the father of Elhan Azizov, a tragically-deceased soldier in the Azerbaijani army. Over the past seven years Beyali has become the symbol of an Azerbaijani father fighting to this day for the rights ...
Recently-Published Children's Encyclopedia Full of Religious Quotations
Recently, a children's encyclopedia for children was published in Baku whose contents turned out to be full of Qur'anic verses and other religious quotations.
Mosque Goers Clash With Police Over Scheduled Mosque Demolition
A clash occurred in Baku between parishioners of the mosque "Haji Javad" and police officers on March 12. Mosque-goers oppose the demolition of the mosque, which is included in the list of architectural monuments protected by ...
Baku Shopping Festival Offers Few Advantages for Potential Tourists, Locals
The 1st ‘Azerbaijani Shopping Festival’ kicked off in Baku yesterday and will continue until May 10, however, what benefits it has to offer foreign and local tourists is unclear.
"End to Plunder" Opposition Rally: Photos, Video, Commentary
The National Council of Democratic Forces held a protest rally on April 8 at Mahsul Stadium with the slogans, "End to Plunder!" and "End to Monarchy!".
Avant-Garde ADO Theatre Celebrates New Venue
Local Baku theatre Ado Teatri has had to change locations six times in the past five years for numerous reasons.
Why Do Azerbaijani Officials Seek Medical Treatment Abroad?
Azerbaijani Deputy Prime Minister Abid Sharifov was flown to Israel on April 3 after doctors discovered a dangerously low heart rate. At Rambam Medical Center in Israel, he was fitted with a pacemaker to control his ...
One Day at War: Azerbaijanis Fighting in Ukraine
We spoke with Azerbaijanis who have decided to fight on Ukraine's eastern war front to find out more about the situation on the ground and their motivation to join in:
National Council of Democratic Forces to Hold Rally on April 9
Head of the Azerbaijani Popular Front Party (APFP) Ali Karimli announced the location and time for the next rally of the National Council of Democratic Forces of Azerbaijan on March 29.