Today Georgia hosts the annual campaign Night at the Museum and invites the lovers of art, culture and history to all the museums that are part of Georgian National Museum, for free.
The Catholicos-Patriarch of All Georgia, Ilia II addressed Georgian emigrants attending the Diaspora Forum taking place in Tbilisi,
On May 28 Georgian electronic and underground music enthusiasts will have an opportunity to embrace a live performance by an American experimental group Xiu Xiu.
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Giorgi Margvelashvili asks Paolo Ali to engage NATO experts in the preparation of recommendations
19:22 27-05-2017
President Giorgi Margvelashvili has met with NATO Parliamentary Assembly President Paolo Ali. As InterpressNews was told by the president's administration, President thanked Paolo Ali for supporting Georgia’s Euro-Atlantic integration and territorial integrity, as well as for the conduct of the NATO Parliamentary Assembly session in Tbilisi.
Georgia is ready for NATO membership and in some cases it is more ready than some NATO member states - Rasa Juknevičienė
19:04 27-05-2017
Georgia is ready for NATO membership and in some cases it is more ready than some NATO member states, - Vice-President of the NATO Parliamentary Assembly, Rasa Juknevičienė.
Suicide car bomber kills 18 in attack on Afghanistan security forces
18:03 27-05-2017
At least 18 people were killed Saturday when a suicide car bomber targeted a convoy of provincial security forces in eastern Afghanistan, an Interior Ministry official said.
It is very important not to make a decision regarding the extradition of Mustafa Chabuk, until every detail is cleared up - Public Defender
16:48 27-05-2017
It is very important not to make a decision regarding the extradition of Mustafa Chabuk, one of the managers of the Demirrel College, until every detail is cleared up, - Public Defender Ucha Nanuashvili told journalists.
Our recommendation is Georgia to continue to invest in new equipments and carry out reforms - Jonathan Corbin
16:41 27-05-2017
Georgia has passed a long way, especially since 2008. Many were talking about internal reforms, as Georgia wants to get MAP to become a member of the alliance, - said Jonathan Corbin, Director of NATO Parliamentary Assembly’s Committee of Defense and Security.
I have spent almost three years in prison unfairly - Gigi Ugulava
16:34 27-05-2017
I have spent almost three years in prison, but I do not have the feeling of revenge, -the Secretary General of the European Georgia - Movement for Freedom, Gigi Ugulava, said at a party congress.
Davit Bakradze nominated for the position of chairperson of European Georgia
14:45 27-05-2017
Davit Bakradze has been nominated for the position of chairperson of European Georgia, Giga Bokeria – for the position of chairperson of the political board, Gigi Ugulava – for the position of secretary general and Elene Khoshtaria as Tbilisi mayoral candidate.
Special commission interviews applicants for European Court of Human Rights judges
14:34 27-05-2017
Applicants for the European Court of Human Rights judges are being interviewed by a special commission.
Today's forum should have been opened by the President, but did not appear - MP Salome Zurabishvili
13:51 27-05-2017
Today's forum should have been opened by the President, but it is a fact that there is no letter, apology or explanation for why he did not appear, - MP Salome Zurabishvili said.
Donald Trump’s son-in-law now a focus in Russia investigation - Washington Post
13:46 27-05-2017
Investigators are focusing on a series of meetings held by Jared Kushner, President Trump’s son-in-law and an influential White House adviser, as part of their probe into Russian meddling in the 2016 election and related matters, according to people familiar with the investigation, Washington Post says.
Georgia's contribution to international missions is very high - Levan Izoria
11:29 27-05-2017
We are represented by 871 military servicemen in international missions, - Defense Minister Levan Izoria said at the meeting of the NATO Parliamentary Assembly’s Defense and Security Committee.
Giorgi Kvirikashvili –We are considering an initiative to enable those who have received foreign citizenship not to have to pass difficult procedures in order to get back their Georgian citizenship
11:24 27-05-2017
Prime Minister Giorgi Kvirikashvili hopes that a decision will be taken within the new constitutional amendments, by which the citizens of Georgia who have received foreign citizenship will not have to pass difficult procedures in order to get back their Georgian citizenship.
We plan modernization in several priority directions - Levan Izoria
11:15 27-05-2017
We plan modernization in several priority directions, -Defense Minister Levan Izoria said at the NATO Parliamentary Assembly’s Defense and Security Committee meeting.
I urge you to stay wherever you are, but at the same time I urge you to be in your homeland - Patriarch
11:01 27-05-2017
I urge you to stay wherever you are, but at the same time, I urge you to be in your homeland, - the Catholicos-Patriarch of All Georgia, His Holiness and Beatitude Ilia II, said at the Diaspora Forum.
Anyone who wants to make another aggression against Georgia will have to think about how Georgia will damage the aggressor - Levan Izoria
10:49 27-05-2017
Anyone who wants to make another aggression against Georgia will have to think about how Georgia will damage the aggressor with its high level combat training, - Defense Minister Levan Izoria said at the session of the Defense and Security Committee of the NATO Parliamentary Assembly.
Georgia is an island of stability in the region and NATO recognizes that protection of Georgia means protection of Europe - Paolo Ali
10:33 27-05-2017
Prime Minister of Georgia Giorgi Kvirikashvili has met with NATO Parliamentary Assembly President Paolo Ali. The main topics of the talks were NATO Parliamentary Assembly session, NATO-Georgia cooperation and ongoing reforms in the country.
I have no information about any expected reshuffling - Alexander Jejelava
10:22 27-05-2017
Alexander Jejelava, Vice-premier and Minister of Education and Science of Georgia, said on PalitraNews, that he is not aware of any expected reshuffling in the Government.
Moscow vows retaliation after Estonia expels two Russian diplomats
10:06 27-05-2017
The leaders of the Group of Seven (G7) industrialized nations on Friday signed a joint declaration on combating terrorism.
16:21 27-05-2017
The publishing house Palitra L has presented a number of interesting projects at the 19th international book festival.
14:07 27-05-2017
A special application will be created for the Georgian diaspora abroad, which will provide them with various kinds of information, - the Minister of Foreign Affairs of Georgia, Mikheil Janelidze said at the Diaspora Forum.
10:36 27-05-2017
G7 nations on Friday demanded action from internet providers and social media firms against extremist content online, vowing to step up their fight against terrorism after this week's Manchester attack.
Georgian fortune-tellers arrested in Turkey
The officers of the security department of Turkish city Adana have detained 12 people as a result of a special operation, - Turkish media say.
Moscow vows retaliation after Estonia expels two Russian diplomats
"This is another unfriendly and ungrounded move, which will not remain without a response," the Russian Foreign Ministry warned after Estonia expelled two Russian diplomats in the latest incident to strain relations between the two neighbors, Radio Liberty reports.
Estonia expels two Russian diplomats, Moscow says 'unfriendly' act
The Estonian foreign ministry said on Friday it had expelled two Russian diplomats and a local news portal reported they were posted at Moscow's consulate in the northeastern town of Narva on the Estonian-Russian border, Reuters 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).