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09:41  13.01.17

В Иране археологи обнаружили самые древние на Земле рисунки

Они были найдены учеными еще несколько лет назад. Археолог Мохаммад Насерифард считает, что возраст рисунков может превышать 40 тысяч лет.

09:53  27.09.16

Become a participant of the main youth event!

Candidates should register to become a participant of the XIX World Festival of Youth and Students.

10:37  15.09.16

Students will get an opportunity to visit museums for free

There are about 5 million students in Russia. Now they are allowed to visit a state or municipal museum for free not less than once a month. As student ombudsman Artyom Khromov said to Rossiyskaya Gazeta the legislation has been updated with necessary amen

13:18  14.09.16

Large apple festival in Almaty

AlmaFest 2016 is a large traditional cultural event on Almaty City Day. Numerous entertainment areas will be set up in the Park named after the First President:

15:25  12.09.16

International experts highly appreciated Astrakhan opera projects

In the framework of the Astrakhan Theater of Opera and Ballet project, The Legend of the Invisible City of Kitezh and the Maiden Fevroniya by Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov producing at the Cathedral Square in the Astrakhan Kremlin, a panel discussion occurred.

16:44  09.09.16

Astrakhan will host V International Festival of Puppet Shows of pre-Caspian countries

On 1-5 October Astrakhan will host another international event which attracted to participation puppet shows from the pre-Caspian countries. Caspian Shore festival will be opened with gala demonstration after which everybody can attend creative meetings an

11:00  09.09.16

World Nomad Games in Kyrgyzstan are over

II World Nomad Games were held on the coast of the high altitude lake Issyk Kul on 3-8 September in Kyrgyzstan. This year athletes from 60 countries competed in 25 disciplines.

11:52  06.09.16

Eurasian countries youth will gather in Russia for the first time

On 7 September the first “Eurasia” International Youth Educational Forum will start in Orenburg. Over 800 youth representatives from 70 Eurasian countries take part in the event.

13:22  02.09.16

A film by Azerbaijan director at the Kazan International Festival of Muslim Cinema

A film by Azerbaijan director Mahir Ganas “I’m Back” will be screened at the XII Kazan International Festival of Muslim Cinema held on 5-11 September.

10:42  02.09.16

Kazakh “Game of Thrones”

Kazakhstans will create their own version of the popular TV show.

15:03  19.08.16

A stage of the Russian rally championship final in Astrakhan

The fifth round of the Great Prairie – the Silk Road Russian rally championship is held on 3-6 September and connects Volgograd, Elista and Astrakhan. This race is final in the season and will determine new national champions.

15:52  17.08.16

The Astrakhan Governor has proposed to cancel visas for tourists travelling by water

Astrakhan governor Alexander Zhilkin announced cancelling visa regime for tourists at the meeting of the State Council Presidium in Volgograd.

10:48  16.08.16

Iranian students will study Azerbaijanian

Iranian Education Testing Organization representative Hossein Tovakoli announced that Iranian undergraduates can study Azerbaijanian and Kurdish language and literature.

09:10  16.08.16

Initiatives by participants of the II Caspian Media Forum

On the threshold of the event on 2-11 September information campaign is held in Astrakhan media. This includes participants’ initiatives annotations, published in electronic media and press.

10:34  15.08.16

Kazakhstan will host the Army Games 2017

5 events in the framework of the International Army Games will take place in Kazakhstan in 2017.

15:45  09.08.16

Putin, Rouhani and Aliyev have adopted a declaration following the results of Baku summit

The Presidents of Russia, Iran and Azerbaijan have adopted a declaration following the results of trilateral Baku summit.

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The largest youth forum is launching in Astrakhan


The Mind Games Festival is special as it coincides with the 15th anniversary of the Intellectual Youth Club Khazar.


The largest youth forum is launching in Astrakhan

Traditionally in the beginning of September Astrakhan hosts the largest international youth forum, Selias. This year is not an exception. Selias-2016 starts its work on 19 September and invites youth from Russia and pre-Caspian countries.

Baikonur Short Film Festival


Baikonur Short Film Festival

Almaty hosts the I Republic Festival of Short Films called Baikonur. The festival will discover new talents becoming a launching pad for young directors.

George Condo’s exhibition

George Condo’s exhibition


George Condo’s exhibition

Exhibition by one of the most famous modern avant-garde artists George Condo is opened in the Heydar Aliyev Center.


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10:54 15.09.16

Turkmenistan’s President Paves Way For Lifelong Rule

Turkmenistan’s authoritarian leader has paved the way for potential lifelong rule, signing off on constitutional amendments that will allow him to run in future presidential elections regardless of his age.

10:53 15.09.16

Giant cat posters takeover London underground station

A collection of giant cat posters have taken over Clapham Common, a tube station in London.

12:32 14.09.16

The planetary collision that formed the Moon may have been way more violent than we thought

After studying the chemical makeup of lunar rocks, scientists say they have found new evidence that disproves one of the leading theories of how the Moon formed. The evidence hinges on the presence of just one element: potassium, and it suggests that the p

12:18 14.09.16

Four Paralympic runners posted faster 1,500-metre times than the Rio Olympic gold medallist

Algeria’s Abdellatif Baka finished the men’s T13-class 1,500-metre final with a time of three minutes and 48.29 seconds at the Rio Paralympics on Sunday. That performance was good enough for a world record — and better than American Matthew Centrowitz Jr.

12:15 14.09.16

Game of Thrones sweeps creative Emmys

Game of Thrones has dominated this year‘s creative Emmy Awards with nine prizes for technical achievement.

10:04 09.09.16

Kazakhstan swimmer won gold medal at the Summer Paralympic Games in Rio

Fifty-year-old Zulfiya Gabidullina won the women‘s 100m freestyle S3 to claim the first ever Summer Paralympic Games medal for Kazakhstan.

09:53 09.09.16

50-year study pinpoints countries where women are doing the least housework

Researchers have looked at the time spent doing housework by men and women living in 19 countries from the early 1960s up to the first decade of the 21st century.

09:27 09.09.16

New Guinness Book of World Records - from longest cat and tallest dog to burning body and bearded lady

From colossal cats to gigantic golf tees and leaping llamas, this year’s Guinness World Record holders are as impressive as ever.

09:24 09.09.16

Canada Will Have the World‘s Longest Trail Network in 2017

The Great Trail, also referred to as the Trans Canada Trail, is a 14,864-mile network of paths set to be completely connected by 2017, to coincide with the country‘s 150th birthday.

10:47 08.09.16

Children with hearing disorder can watch cartoons in sign-language

Soviet animated films will be adapted for children with hearing disorder. The project is unutuated by online-platforms Культура.рф and Cinema Museum.

10:05 08.09.16

NASA launch mission to stop asteroid: Giant rock could kill millions next century

NASA is to launch a futuristic probe that could prove to be one of the most important missions into space in history - as it may STOP a killer asteroid smashing into Earth.

09:59 08.09.16

iPhone 7: Release date, price, pictures and key features of Apple‘s new iPhone

Apple has finally unveiled its long-awaited iPhone 7, and almost all of the rumours and leaks ahead of the launch have turned out to be true.

09:50 08.09.16

Belarusian Paralympic team carries Russian flag in support of banned athletes

Belarusian athletes carried the Russian flag during the opening ceremony of the Paralympic Games to express solidarity with the Russian team, which was banned from the event. The protest went ahead despite a threat of sanctions from officials.

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