Scientists found evidence that world’s earliest known vintners were Georgians. An international team of archaeologists found the oldest-known evidence for wine-making
Georgian cuisine is the integral part of Georgian culture and traditions.
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Donald Tusk says Georgia is reliable and exemplary partner of EU
21:50 23-11-2017
Prime Minister of Georgia Giorgi Kvirikashvili has started his visit to Brussels and met with European Council President Donald Tusk.
We are admired by what Georgia is doing - Estonian President
21:41 23-11-2017
We are admired by what Georgia is doing, - Estonian President Kersti Kaljulaid said in response to an InterPressNews question about how she would evaluate Georgia's European integration prospects.
Head of State Security Service visits killed law enforcer’s family
18:04 23-11-2017
Vakhtang Gomeluari, Head o the State Security Service, visited the family of the law enforcer killed in yesterday’s special operation and offered sympathy to them.
The person detained in relation to special operation is Russian citizen, says lawyer
17:30 23-11-2017
The person detained in relation to the special operation is Russian citizen, - lawyer Imeda Karkashadze told journalists.
For me personally, the best option would be to select public defender from the 4 candidates offered by the civil sector - Irakli Kobakhidze
15:51 23-11-2017
For me personally, the best option would be to select public defender from the 4 candidates offered by the civil sector, but it is to be decided by the majority,
Expectations should be managed; if you say that we you will become members of the EU, it will not happen immediately - Johannes Hahn
15:42 23-11-2017
Expectations should be managed; if you say that you will become members of the EU, it will not happen immediately, but people want to believe that it will happen in 2-3 years.
NGOs propose four candidates for Public Defender’s post
14:21 23-11-2017
The NGOs offer four candidates for the Public Defender’s post to the parliamentary majority, - Lasha Tugushi, the editor-in-chief of the newspaper Resonance, said in the Parliament of Georgia,
Nino Lomjaria’s candidacy likely considered for public defender’s position by ruling team
13:47 23-11-2017
According to unofficial information, the ruling team is considering former deputy general auditor Nino Lomjaria’s candidacy for the position of the public defender.
Ukrainian MP tries to attack Mikheil Saakashvili with crutch
13:08 23-11-2017
Ukrainian MP Igor Mosichuk, a member of the Radical Party, tried to attack Georgia's former president Mikheil Saakashvili with a crutch. The incident took place during a talk show on the Ukrainian TV channel NewsOne.
We are dealing with international terrorism - Interior Minister
11:59 23-11-2017
We are dealing with international terrorism, - Interior Minister Giorgi Gakharia said when commenting on the crime group liquidated in yesterday’s special operation.
Few young men lived in the house where special operation was conducted, say neighbors
11:29 23-11-2017
Residents of the Beri Gabrieli Street, the site of yesterday’s special operation, talk about some new details about the people liquidated.
The nomination of a locum tenens Patriarch does not mean that the Patriarch nominated his successor, says theologian Vazha Vardidze
11:13 23-11-2017
The nomination of a locum tenens Patriarch does not mean that the Patriarch has nominated his successor, - theologian Vazha Vardidze told InterPressNews.
The nomination of a locum tenens Patriarch means that if the Patriarch is ill, the locum tenens Patriarch will help him in fulfilling his duties, says theologian
11:04 23-11-2017
The nomination of a locum tenens Patriarch means that if the Patriarch is ill, the locum tenens Patriarch will help him in fulfilling his duties, - theologian Sergo Vardosanidze told InterPressNews, explaining today’s order of His Holiness.
Catholicos-Patriarch of All Georgia names his locum tenens
10:44 23-11-2017
The Catholicos-Patriarch of All Georgia has named a locum tenens Patriarch before congratulating the people on Saint George Day in the Kashueti Church today. The Patriarch read the corresponding order which has been issued today.
I cannot tell you their nationalities, or which group they belonged to - Vakhtang Gomelauri about suspects
10:25 23-11-2017
According to Vakhtang Gomelauri, head of State Security Service, the Prosecutor's Office will make the legal assessment of yesterday’s events. Gomelauri made a statement at the referral hospital, where he visited the wounded law enforcers.
Special Forces arrive at site of yesterday's special operation
10:12 23-11-2017
Representatives of law enforcement agencies have been working all night on Gabriel Salosi Street, at the site of yesterday's special operation. As an InterPressNews correspondent informs,
At least 8 apartments damaged in yesterday’s special operation
10:05 23-11-2017
According to preliminary information, at least 8 apartments were damaged as a result of the special operation on Beri Gabrieli Street yesterday.
Movement in the city is safe - Giorgi Kvirikashvili
09:39 23-11-2017
Movement is unrestricted throughout the city, and there are no grounds for security concerns at all, - Georgian Prime Minister Giorgi Kvirikashvili said when he visited the wounded members of the special operations squad at the Referral Hospital.
 One member of criminal group arrested and three – killed as a result of special operation
09:32 23-11-2017
As it has been reported at the briefing held by Georgia’s State Security Service, one member of the criminal group remains arrested while the other three were killed during the special operation.
14:32 23-11-2017
The European Commissioner for Negotiations on European Neighborhood Policy and Enlargement, Johannes Hahn, says that keeping the idea of Eastern Partnership is important.
09:56 23-11-2017
Georgia’s Orthodox Church marks the day of Saint George’s torture on November 23. As InterPressNews was informed by the Patriarchate of Georgia, His Holiness Ilia II will conduct a service at the Kashueti Cathedral at 10.00 today.
09:44 23-11-2017
Georgian Prime Minister Giorgi Kvirikashvili, together with Interior Minister Giorgi Gakharia and Head of State Security Service Vakhtang Gomelauri visited the Referral Hospital to get information
 No peaceful civilians injured during special operation – Georgia’s Interior Ministry
In the special operation, conducted by State Security Service at Beri Gabriel Salosi Street in Tbilisi, employees of the Special Tasks Department, Tbilisi Police Department and Patrol
 Three Georgian soldiers wounded in Afghanistan
Three Georgian military servicemen have been wounded while patrolling around the Bagram Airfiled in Afghanistan, - Georgia’s Defense Ministry reports.
Their ethnicities and citizenship does not matter at all, and we will not emphasize it – Prime Minister on criminals
Georgian Prime Minister Giorgi Kvirikashvili, together with Interior Minister Giorgi Gakharia and Head of State Security Service Vakhtang Gomelauri visited the Referral Hospital to get information about the condition of the members of the special operations squad wounded during today's special operation, - the governmental administration of Georgia reports.
“Deprived Adolescence” - UNFPA Georgia presents the photo exhibition by Daro Sulakauri
UNFPA Georgia presents the photo exhibition by Daro Sulakauri “Deprived of Adolescence” on March 11, 2016, 16:00 at Zurab Tsereteli Museum of Modern Art (MOMA Tbilisi - 27 Rustaveli Av).