Arts & Entertainment

05 October 2010 [22:07]

"Russian bear" from Hollywood: I could not kick a man lying before me - PHOTOS

Lost interview with former UFC champion, Hollywood actor, Oleg Taktarov. The interview was taken in 2009.
04 October 2010 [10:20]

Yury Dolgoruky literature prize goes to Georgian and Azerbaijani writers

A group of Russian-speaking Azerbaijani and Georgian writers and poets have been awarded a Great Prince Yury Dolgoruky International Literature Prize.
30 September 2010 [11:35]

Azerbaijani popstar Faig Agayev discloses details of his stabbing incident

Famous Azerbaijani singer Faig Agayev gave testimony over the incident when he was stabbed six times, head of the investigative group Asif Behbudov said.
28 September 2010 [14:15]

Azerbaijani film wins award at international festival in Almaty

“The 40th door” film by Elchin Musaoglu (Rhythm Production) has won a Jury NETPAC award at the Sixth International Eurasia Film Festival in Alamaty, Kazakhstan, which was held on September 21-25.
27 September 2010 [09:15]

Azerbaijan's opera singer wins competition of professional vocalists

Soloist of Azerbaijan State Academic Opera and Ballet Theatre Fidan Hajiyeva won the 1st place at the competition of professional vocalists held in Italy.
22 September 2010 [14:45]

Paris hosts exhibition of Azerbaijan-born photographer

Azerbaijan-born photographer Reza Deghati has put his works on display in Paris' Parc de la Villette.
20 September 2010 [12:27]

Safura Alizadeh celebrates birthday

18 September 2010 [11:40]

Azerbaijan marks the Day of National Music

Azerbaijan celebrates September 18 as the Day of National Music.
15 September 2010 [13:50]

Outdoor cinema to open in Baku

13 September 2010 [11:15]

Azerbaijani film to run for Oscars

08 September 2010 [14:20]

The 2504th anniversary of Ganja to be celebrated

On the occasion of the 2504 anniversary of Ganja, a large-scale work was prepared in the city.
04 September 2010 [09:47]

Azerbaijani sculptor Omar Eldarov becomes honorary goodwill ambassador of Niagara

The Days of Azerbaijani culture in Canada wrapped up with a concert of the Azerbaijan symphonic music and mugham as part of the 12th Niagara International Music Festival.
03 September 2010 [14:57]

Baku to host another jazz event

01 September 2010 [11:55]

Great Azerbaijani composer's 125th anniversary to be marked in Vienna

Vienna will host a concert on occasion of 125th anniversary of great Azerbaijani composer Uzeyir Hajibeyli on Sept. 19, Rector of the Baku Music Academy Farhad Badalbeyli said.
31 August 2010 [10:35]

Azerbaijan's 'One step' movie receives award in Ukraine

The VIII International Noncommercial Festival of Alternative Cinematograph, Irpen Film Festival, kicked off in Ukraine on August 28.
26 August 2010 [14:10]

Azerbaijani Children Philharmonic Society attends international music festival in Germany

The Azerbaijan State Children Philharmonic Society celebrates 20th anniversary next year.
26 August 2010 [11:45]

Azerbaijani mugham gains grandiose success in music festival

Azeri workers of culture participated in the music festival "Avaza" in Turkmenistan initiated by President Gurbanguly Berdimukhammedov.
26 August 2010 [09:24]

Romeo and Juliet to be staged in Azerbaijan 30 years later

The Azerbaijan State Theater of Young Spectators will open a new season by Shakespeare's "Romeo and Juliet".
25 August 2010 [14:18]

Expert in Japanese dolls delivers lecture in Baku

Expert in Japanese dolls' Mrs. Mika Mori delivered a lecture on "History of Japanese dolls and the dolls movement", in Baku, Embassy of Japan to Azerbaijan said.
25 August 2010 [13:55]

American rock band performs in Azerbaijan

American "Brazzaville" rock band gave its concert in Baku Jazz Center organized by US Embassy to Azerbaijan.