Easter in Georgia has numerous traditions and rituals associated with it, but for inhabitants of Guria the greatest Christian holiday would be incomplete
‘Golgotha chapel belonged to a Georgian brotherhood and the inscriptions were left by the monks who served there’.
Young Georgian prodigious pianist Nicolas Namoradze’s exceptional talent is spreading as fast as his fingers run on a piano.
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Defense Ministry – Increasing Russian militarization accumulates risk of renewed military aggression
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Signing the so-called liaison agreements with Abkhazia and Tskhinvali regions’ governments by Russia and absence of international peacekeeping forces on the occupied territories accumulate the risk of renewed provocations and military aggression, - the Defense Ministry Strategic Review Document reads.
Estonian FM: Georgia is a successful example having ambitious goal to become EU member
14:41 24-04-2017
We have always backed Georgia’s sovereignty, territorial integrity and its Euro-Atlantic aspirations, - Estonian Foreign Minister Sven Mikser has said at a joint press-conference with his Georgian counterpart Mikheil Janelidze.
Russia ready to build up friendly relations with France — Kremlin
13:54 24-04-2017
Russia plans to work on building up good relations with France and respects the choice of the French people made during the presidential election, Kremlin Spokesman Dmitry Peskov said on Monday, the Tass news agency reports.
Georgian First Lady’s brother sentenced to 4 years in jail
13:42 24-04-2017
Georgian First Lady Maka Chichua’s brother Mikheil Mgaloblishvili has been sentenced to four years in jail by Tbilisi City Court.
Military police detain criminal group for attempts of getting money from soldier’s family
13:22 24-04-2017
The Military Police Department of Georgia’s Defense Ministry has detained 3 members of a criminal group for attempts of fraud.
Meteorologists say weather to be better from April 26
12:10 24-04-2017
Meteorologists say weather will be better from April 26. As reported by the Monitoring and Weather Forecast Center, western Georgia will see rain and wind (17-22 meters per second) on April 25 and temperature will be 7-12 degrees.
Macron 62% in Ipsos Poll of French Runoff
11:57 24-04-2017
Emmanuel Macron would defeat Marine Le Pen in the second round of the French presidential election, according to a snap poll by Ipsos, - foreign media say.
TURKISH AIRLINES cancels Tbilisi-Istanbul flight due to strong wind
11:01 24-04-2017
The Turkish Airlines company has cancelled a Tbilisi-Istanbul flight last night due to severe wind, Tbilisi International Airport has told IPN about this.
French election: Conservative Francois Fillon says vote for Emmanuel Macron
10:47 24-04-2017
Francois Fillon is calling on his supporters to vote for Emmanuel Macron in the second round of the French presidential election, foreign media reported.
Georgian Parliamentary Delegation to attend PACE Spring Session
10:16 24-04-2017
Georgia’s Parliamentary Delegation, headed by the First Vice-Speaker, Ms. Tamar Chugoshvili is to attend the PACE Spring Session on April 24-28. Simultaneously, the Parliamentary Delegation will hold the high rank meetings, Georgia’s Parliament reports.
Georgia’s national team of judokas wins European Championship
10:02 24-04-2017
The Georgian National Judo Team have won the European Championship. One of them beat the Russian rival in the final with 3:2.
French election 2017: Emmanuel Macron and Marine Le Pen through to presidential run off
09:30 24-04-2017
Emmanuel Macron and Marine Le Pen will fight for the French presidency after the country's two main parties crashed out of the first round for the first time since the founding of the Fifth Republic in 1958, foreign media say.
5 people, including pregnant woman, killed in car accident
09:19 24-04-2017
5 persons, including pregnant woman, killed in car accident Five people have died in the road accident that occurred on the Kutaisi bypass. The victims include a 7-month pregnant woman.
 Composition of State Constitutional Commission was changed day before the final session
09:17 24-04-2017
A day before the final session of the State Constitutional Commission, the Chairman of the Commission removed all the party members from the Commission, who refused to participate in the final session due to the final draft constitutional amendments’.
09:25 24-04-2017
Removal of representatives of opposition parties of from the composition of the Constitutional Commission is another sign of the authoritarian regime, - Dimitry Lortkipanidze, member of the Democratic Movement, told InterpressNews.
09:23 24-04-2017
An OSCE monitor died in a car blast in LPR, - Tass reports.
09:22 24-04-2017
According to Nicolas Berliner, acting Ambassador of the United States to Georgia, it is important all comments on constitutional amendments to be taken into consideration.
“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).