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Azerbaijani delegation to attend European Athletics Convention

President of Azerbaijan Athletics Federation Chingiz Huseynzade and head coach Maharram Sultanzade will participate in the European Athletics Convention in Funchal, Portugal on October 12-16.
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Jose Mourinho admits Henrikh Mkhitaryan is struggling to adapt to life at Manchester United but insists he has no intention of selling the Armenian just three months after his £26m ($31m, €28m) signin
High-resolution images of the location on Mars where the European Space Agency (ESA) ExoMars Schiaparelli lander crashed have been released by NASA. Read Full Article at
The Central Bank of Russia has decided to hold the country’s key interest rate at ten percent, but said it might cut rates in the first or second quarter of next year. Read Full Article
Gas supply, water supply, electricity supply, communication services may be temporarily restricted and road traffic may be blocked in a certain area during ??special operations against the religious e
Official exchange rate of Azerbaijan’s national currency, the manat, against the US dollar was set at 1.6381 for Oct. 31, said Azerbaijan’s Central Bank (CBA) Oct. 28.
Business boomed in Daura, Katsina State, as the ancient town went agog for President Buhari’s daughter wedding on Friday. Super markets, shops, soft drink sellers and commercial motorcyclists recorded
Photos: Saheed Olugbon The Ile Epo market on the Lagos-Abeokuta expressway, Lagos, was flooded after a heavy downpour on Friday. See photos below: The post PHOTOS: Flood at Lagos-Abeokuta expressway a
The man who allegedly raped a number of young women after apparently luring them to his Pretoria flat, has abandoned his bail application.
Home Affairs Director-General Mkuseli Apleni admitted that biometric capturing at international airports had increased the processing time.
Police have arrested a 46-year-old man for dealing and possession of dagga valued at R100 000 in Tshwane.
Ndivhoniswani Lukhwareni has been appointed the new Johannesburg City manager.
Below is a schedule of events for Saturday, 29 October:
The former manager of a gourmet restaurant in the French resort city of Nice is suspected of ordering the kidnapping of a hotel magnate, who was found bound in the back of a van, investigators said Fr
Former UFC lightweight champion Anthony 'Showtime' Pettis said he is “shocked and confused” after three of his cars were torched outside his home in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. Read Full Art
Issues related to the further deepening and expansion of inter-parliamentary ties of the two Republics were discussed.
Two men were on Friday arraigned before a Magistrates’ Court in Kano for allegedly having anal intercourse with a 10-year-old boy. Labaran Abdullahi, 25, and Sani Umar, 35, who reside in Tudun Rubudi
The German Interior Ministry has drafted a law on video surveillance allowing the installation of automatic facial recognition cameras in public places to tackle rising terrorism threat
Officially presenting iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus mobile devices in Azerbaijan the Mobile operator Azercell Telecom also offers new beneficial proposal for its subscribers.
Olalekan Adetayo, Abuja President Muhammadu Buhari on Friday congratulated legal luminary, Chief Afe Babalola, as he turns 85 on Sunday. In a statement by his Special Adviser on Media and Publicity, M
Barcelona coach Luis Enrique believes former teammate Pep Guardiola will succeed at Manchester City and that criticism of his methods are borne out of jealousy. Guardiola is in the midst of the worst
The Armenian Central Bank informs that on October 28, the exchange rate of USD formed 475,34 AMD, which is an increase of 0,11 drams compared to the previous day.
The Constitutional Court's landmark decision on the scraping of junior creditors during the 2013 bank rescue appears to have left several questions open, suggest reactions by those affected by the
"It's about time," say South Africans as Minister of Communications Faith Muthambi leads first phase of switch to digital.
Below is a roundup of major events on Friday, 28 October, until 3 PM local time:
The Ukrainian government will do its utmost to promote protection of foreign businesses operating in Ukraine, since business is the key to economic prosperity, Ukrainian Prime Minister Volodymyr Groys
A serial rapist who was declared a "dangerous criminal" by two magistrates is making a bid for freedom.
A 22-year-old  woman killed herself after her step-father was cleared of repeatedly raping her, an inquest heard. Juliet Crew left a note behind stating that she felt she had been let down by the lega
Watch two grown men try their best to rescue a fat raccoon stuck upside-down in a tiny tank hatch. Read Full Article at
The Governor of Lagos State, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode, said the completion of the $2.6bn Badagry Deep Sea Port Project would mark a turning point in the growth of the nation’s economy. The Governor said t
Jalal Gasimov has been appointed first deputy director of the PASHA Holding Group of Companies
France’s Foreign MinisterJean-Marc Ayrault and his Armenian counterpart Edward Nalbandian discussed the Armenia-Azerbaijan Nagorno-Karabakh conflict in Paris.

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