Georgian film Dinola has received an award at Romanian DaKINO 24 Short Film Competition.
Thousands online have shared an image of a Syrian child with her hands raised in surrender - but what is the story behind it?
The Facebook page, Positive Area Georgia has shared a photo, which shows Georgian football legend Aleksandre Chivadze together with the best footballers
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Georgian President: Must Deepen EU, NATO Ties - New York Times
18:45 31-03-2015
The New York Times has published information regarding the annual speech delivered by Georgia’s President, Giorgi Margvelashvili.
High-tech aviation manufacturing to begin in Georgia
18:36 31-03-2015
According to Georgia’s Minister of Economy and Vice-PM Giorgi Kvirikashvili, construction of a high-tech aviation factory will begin in three months.
Dollar price hits 2.2347 GEL
17:20 31-03-2015
The price of one dollar has reached 2.2347 GEL. Georgia’s National Bank has set a new exchange rate, according to which the national currency has depreciated against the dollar.
Irakli Kordzaia questioned in relation to Beso Khardiani’s case
17:10 31-03-2015
Journalist Irakli Kordzaia has been questioned at the Prosecutor’s Office in relation to Beso Khardziani’s case. As Kordzaia has told reporters, he was questioned about information he revealed after the murder took place.
The President did not shake my hand - Zakaria Kutsnashvili
16:42 31-03-2015
As member of the parliamentary majority Zakaria Kutsnashvili has declared, President Giorgi Margvelashvili did not shake his hand. As Kutsnashvili has told reporters, the President was obliged to do so according to procedures.
According to Giorgi Margvelashvili, Security Council is deliberately obstructed
15:49 31-03-2015
As President Margvelashvili has stated while delivering his annual report, the Security Council is deliberately being obstructed in its work.
Georgia’s problems need to be on the international political agenda permanently - Giorgi Margvelashvili
15:19 31-03-2015
As President Margvelashvili has declared while delivering his annual report, Georgia’s problems need to be on the international political agenda permanently and collective efforts are necessary to do so.
President - Economic development is impossible when a different-profile council obstructs Economic Minister’s decisions
14:18 31-03-2015
According to President Margvelashvili there is a systemic parallelism problem in Georgia.
We need to realize where we are and be truthful with one other - Giorgi Margvelashvili
14:03 31-03-2015
At present, when the world is seeking a new order, we need Europe, but the latter also needs strong and democratic Georgia, - President Margvelashvili stated while delivering his annual report at the parliament.
Giorgi Margvelashvili is already at the Parliament
13:11 31-03-2015
Georgia’s President, Giorgi Margvelashvili has already arrived at the parliament. As an InterPressNews journalist has reported from Kutaisi, the President is in a room specifically assigned to him.
Greece PM says sanctions against Russia are ‘a road to nowhere’
12:50 31-03-2015
Greece does back the West’s sanctions against Russia as this is a "road to nowhere", the country’s Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras said in an exclusive interview with TASS First Deputy Director General Mikhail Gusman on Tuesday.
Field artillery training conducted at Orpholo firing ground
12:38 31-03-2015
The field-level training for the 24th Artillery Battalion of II Infantry Brigade finished at the Orpholo firing ground. The final phase was oriented on the Battalion Co. opperating D-30 type canons. Target distances ranged from 6 to 7 kilometers.
‘Fifty-fifty chance of reaching a nuclear deal with Iran’ as deadline for a deal looms - Euronews reports
12:18 31-03-2015
Six world powers and Iran are still struggling to reach a preliminary nuclear deal with only hours to go before a self-imposed deadline.
Hillary Clinton Adviser may have illegally lobbied on behalf of Putin-allied billionaire - Andrew Stiles’ report says
11:35 31-03-2015
Freebeacon.com edition has published a report by an American journalist Andrew Stiles, saying that Hillary Clinton Adviser may have illegally lobbied on behalf of Putin-allied billionaire. According to the article, all this is clear on the basis of emails.
It will soon be known if suicide is ruled out in Erosi Kistmarishvili’s case - lawyer
11:28 31-03-2015
As Erosi Kitsmarishvili’s family lawyer, Gagi Mosiashvili has told InterPressNews, the family and lawyers have already met the investigative team of Tbilisi Prosecutor’s Office.
Australia’s expanded sanctions against Russia to take effect
10:30 31-03-2015
According to Australian Foreign Minister Julie Bishop expanded sanctions against Russia will come into force on March 31.
Nino Gvenetadze to attend President’s speech in parliament
10:24 31-03-2015
Head of Georgia’s Supreme Court Nino Gvenetadze will attend the President’s speech in parliament; press-service of the Supreme Court has informed InterPressNews.
NATO chief seeks closer cooperation with EU
10:10 31-03-2015
NATO'S secretary-general wants more joint action with the European Union to face the security challenges coming from Russia and the violent Islamic extremism plaguing some countries in the Middle East and North Africa.
Dollar price rises to 2.2275 GEL
09:50 31-03-2015
Georgia’s national currency has slightly devalued against the Dollar.
MPs agree on format for the President’s address
09:47 31-03-2015
MPs have chosen a format for the President’s annual address at a bureau session.
18:58 31-03-2015
A Turkish prosecutor probing the politically sensitive death of a 14-year-old during 2013 anti-government protests has been taken hostage by an armed group at an Istanbul courthouse.
10:34 31-03-2015
Heavy rains and a landslide in the Himalayan region of Kashmir killed 17 people, police said on Tuesday, as authorities continued working to rescue stranded villagers, with unseasonal rains raising fears of flash floods in the mountainous north.
10:27 31-03-2015
A Red Cross employee has been killed and another injured in a gun attack by suspected Islamist militants in Mali, the aid organisation says.
President attends the oath-taking ceremony of newly elected judge of Constitutional Court
The President of Georgia has attended the oath-taking ceremony of a newly elected judge of the Constitutional Court, Merab Turava, in the city of Batumi.
President not informed of who will attend his address in Parliament
I have no information who will attend my address in the Parliament today, - President Giorgi Margvelashvili told reporters in Batumi yesterday.
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Launch of the Organized Cancer Screening Programme in Georgia
Within the framework of the annual Cervical Cancer Prevention Week (CCPW) the Ministry of Labour, Health and Social Affairs of Georgia,