Georgia has an interesting history that reaches back into ancient times.
Racha is one of the most beautiful regions of Georgia.
Georgian Electronic Music Festival (abbreviated as GEM Fest) is currently ongoing. The festival was opened by Armin van Buuren, a well-known
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Woman drowns off in the coast of Guria
20:21 03-08-2015
A 43-year-old woman has drowned in the sea in Grigoleti, Guria region.
Georgian Dream - Democratic Georgia to hold party conferences in regions
20:05 03-08-2015
Political party Georgian Dream - Democratic Georgia will hold party conferences in regions from September.
Georgian clergy will travel to Kakhi and hold services on religious holidays - Archimandrite
19:57 03-08-2015
According to Archimandrite Demetre Tetruashvili, a decision was made that Georgian clergy will arrive and hold services in Kakhi on religious holidays.
President has pardoned 59 female convicts since 2013 – President’s Spokesperson
18:00 03-08-2015
Head of the Public Relations and Communications Department of the Presidential Administration Tina Mzhavanadze has responded to the recent statement made about the President’s activities with regard to pardoning female convicts.
Nino Burjanadze banned from entering Ukraine
17:31 03-08-2015
Democratic Movement Leader Nino Burjanadze has been banned from entering Ukraine. The Ukrainian Foreign Ministry has already filed a motion with the Security Service.
Ushba Mountain claims life of a Belarusian tourist
16:46 03-08-2015
A Belorussian tourist has perished in an attempt to climb Mount Ushba.
Termination of international search for former officials is another failure of the Georgian Dream - Nino Burjanadze
16:06 03-08-2015
According to Democratic Movement Chairwoman Nino Burjanadze, termination of the international search for former officials is yet another failure of the Georgian Dream coalition.
Info-videos on visa-free travel with the EU to be televised
15:51 03-08-2015
The government of Georgia continues an information campaign about visa-free travel in accordance with the third stage of the EU Visa Liberalization Action Plan (VLAP).
Scorching temperatures to last for the entire week
14:22 03-08-2015
High air temperatures will last throughout the country till the end of the week.
Young man drowns off the coast of Adjara
13:59 03-08-2015
A 22-year-old man has drowned in the sea in Kobuleti, Adjara region.
Swimming discouraged in Adjara’s seaside resorts due to storms and strong waves
13:51 03-08-2015
A warning discouraging swimmers in Adjara’s sea resorts and Ureki has been issued due to storms and strong waves that are presumed to last for the entire day.
A fierce war on crime will be declared - Interior Minister
12:43 03-08-2015
In his recent conversation with reporters, new Minister of Internal Affairs Giorgi Mghebrishvili has promised to declare “a fierce war on crime”.
Military aircraft crash kills at least 20 in Syria
12:41 03-08-2015
A military aircraft has crashed into a residential area near the northwestern Syrian city of Jericho in the Idlib Governorate, - a military source told Sputnik on Monday.
New Interior Minister does not rule out a reshuffle
12:40 03-08-2015
New Interior Minister Giorgi Mghebrishvili does not rule out a reshuffle in the ministry, but claims that the process will be based on a detailed analysis.
Damaged trees to be cut down in Tbilisi
11:40 03-08-2015
The City of Light company will cut down damaged and diseased trees in Tbilisi and its outskirts.
Deputy Minister of Corrections dismissed
11:18 03-08-2015
Deputy Minister of Corrections Besik Devdariani has been dismissed.
NATO Secretary General to visit Georgia in late August
10:29 03-08-2015
According to recent reports, NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg will pay a two-day visit to Georgia on August 26.
Swiss Embassy in Georgia to launch online visa application and appointment system
10:20 03-08-2015
Starting with August 3 2015, the Embassy of Switzerland starts accepting online visa applications and activate an online appointment scheduling system.
Mikheil Saakashvili ate 3 kilograms of Kaimaghi and got sick - Irakli Gharibashvili
09:36 03-08-2015
Prime Minister Irakli Gharibashvili made a comment on the Super Puma helicopter bought by former president Mikheil Saakashvili.
One of the priorities of the government is to strengthen and maintain mountainous regions - Irakli Gharibashvili
09:30 03-08-2015
Mountains are our pride and therefore, we must take special care of people living in the mountains, - Prime Minister Irakli Gharibashvili said in his speech at the Shuamtoba festival in Adjara region of Georgia.
20:11 03-08-2015
The National Bank of Georgia has set a new exchange rate, according to which the GEL has slightly depreciated against the dollar.
19:30 03-08-2015
On July 31, 2015, the Constitutional Court of Georgia ruled in favor of the Public Defender's constitutional complaint and held that subparagraph “b” of article 17 of the law on Public Services
15:31 03-08-2015
The Information-Analytical Department of the Ministry of Internal Affairs has presented statistical data about the visitors who crossed the state border of Georgia last month.
Bomb blasts outside two New Mexico churches disrupt Sunday services
Bombs went off outside two churches in the southern New Mexico City of Las Cruces on Sunday, disrupting services and sending federal agents and local police to investigate, Reuters reports.
Turkish troops killed in 'Kurdish PKK suicide blast'
Two Turkish soldiers have been killed and 31 wounded in a suicide attack by Kurdish PKK militants, the BBC reports.
MP Eka Beselia addresses the President
Chairman of the Parliament’s Human Rights and Civil Integration Committee Eka Beselia has called upon the President to review the issue of reducing sentences of female prisoners and pardoning them.
Joe Biden not ruling out to run for presidency
Vice President Joe Biden has yet to rule out a 2016 presidential campaign and is likely to wait beyond August to decide, several Democrats say, allowing him to watch as the contest unfolds before determining whether he could make a viable late entry into the race, CNN reports.
People living in the mountainous regions will enjoy allowances – Irakli Gharibashvili
The Prime Minister of Georgia has said that people living in the mountainous regions will enjoy allowances according to the new law.
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