Culture

Today is the first Laylat al-Qadr in Azerbaijan

Today is the first Laylat al Qadr in Azerbaijan, Fuad Nurullayev, deputy chairman of the Caucasian Muslims Office told Baku Tribune.

Somalia: Turkish Red Crescent donates 700 food parcels

The Turkish Red Crescent on Sunday distributed food parcels for people in need in Somalia's capital Mogadishu.

Heydar Aliyev Palace presents new romances within “From the Treasury of Nizami” project

The Heydar Aliyev Palace prepared a musical, literary and artistic composition within the project “From the Treasury of Nizami” dedicated to the 880th anniversary of an outstanding representative of world literature, ingenious Azerbaijani poet and thinker Nizami Ganjavi.

Azerbaijan MFA issues statement on International Day for Monuments and Sites

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Azerbaijan issued a statement on 18 April - International Day for Monuments and Sites.

Azerbaijan's People's Artist Eldar Guliyev dies

People's artist, director Eldar Guliyev has passed away, director Akif Rustamov told Baku Tribune.

Elizabeth II returns to royal duties after husband’s death

Queen Elizabeth II returned to her royal duties four days after the death of her husband Prince Philip.

Ramadan Fasting hours to vary by country

During the holy month of Ramadan, while Muslims in different parts of the world will continue to worship in their localities, the duration of fasting differs based on their region, Baku Tribune reports.

Hikmet Hajiyev: Aghdam is clear illustration of URBICIDE

Urbicide is a term which literally translates as "violence against the city". Liberated city of Agdam which entirely ruined and looted as a result of Armenia's 30 years long vandalism is clear illustration of URBICIDE. Agdam is referred as the 'Hiroshima of the Caucasus'," Assistant of the President of the Republic of Azerbaijan, Head of Foreign Policy Affairs Department of the Presidential Administration. Hikmet Hajiyev has wrote on Twitter, Baku Tribune reports.

Prince Philip has died at age 99: Royal family

Britain’s Prince Philip has died at the age of 99 in Windsor Castle, according to Buckingham Palace on Friday.

Turkey aims to reduce virus cases by end of Ramadan

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said Wednesday that the country wants a significant reduction in the number of coronavirus cases by the end of the Muslim holy month Ramadan, Baku Tribune reports quoting Anadolu Agency.

Heads of religious confessions prayed in Agdam Juma mosque

The visit of CMO chairman Allahshukur Pashazadeh and heads of religious confessions, to Agdam continues, Baku Tribune reports.

Egyptian Nile TV International channel airs program on Nizami Ganjavi

The Egyptian Nile TV International channel has broadcast a program on great Azerbaijani poet and thinker Nizami Ganjavi.

Azerbaijan’s Consulate General in Los Angeles produces film on Armenia’s crimes in Karabakh - VIDEO

The Consulate General of Azerbaijan in Los Angeles has produced a short film on the destruction and cultural cleansing in Karabakh perpetrated by Armenia.

Bas-relief to Azerbaijan’s great poet Nizami Ganjavi to be unveiled in Chisinau

A bas-relief to Azerbaijan’s great poet and thinker Nizami Ganjavi will be erected in Moldova’s capital Chisinau.

16th century sultan's portrait sold for $481,000 in London

A rare 16th-century portrait of Suleiman the Magnificent, the longest-reigning Ottoman sultan, fetched a hefty £350,000 ($481,000) sale price in an auction on Wednesday in London, according to Anadolu Agency.

Azerbaijani intellectuals appeal to UNESCO director-general

A group of Azerbaijani intellectuals have made an appeal to Director-General of UNESCO Audrey Azoulay.