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CSTO Secretary General to be named at Yerevan session

The CSTO Collective Security Council’s session will be held in Yerevan on October 14 chaired by President of Armenia Serzh Sargsyan.
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News.Az congratulates its readers on the World Azerbaijanis' Solidarity Day and the New Year.
Deputy Minister Cyril Ramaphosa has been pulled into the Ipid, Hawks fray, reports Craig Dodds
Embattled Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan will battle to make magic when he delivers his budget speech this week, writes Craig Dodds
State-owned entities and municipalities countrywide are facing investigations into corruption amounting to R10 billion by the anti-corruption task team.
Romanian tennis player Simona Halep has started off with a win in the WTA Finals in Singapore, defeating American Madison Keys by 6-2, 6-4, in the first match of the competition in the Red Group.
Barça captain Andrés Iniesta will be out of action for between six and eight weeks after injuring knee ligaments in his side's dramatic win over Valencia on Saturday. The midfielder was injured by an
Head of Ukrainian Interpol Bureau Vasyl Nevolya has stated that the bureau will conduct internal checks and audits due to allegations of possible assistance to Ukrainian ex-President Viktor Yanukovych
BAGHDAD - Iraq's Oil Minister Jabar Ali al-Luaibi said on Sunday his country should be exempted from output restrictions as it was fighting a war with Islamic State. ,   "We are fighting a
A first class British Airways passenger travelling from Heathrow to Cape Town was caught trying to film under a flight attendant’s skirt.
Saudi Arabia’s Minister of Energy, Industry and Mineral Resources Khalid Al-Falih invited Russia’s Minister of Energy Alexander Novak to participate in a meeting of the Gulf Cooperation Council petrol
The meeting will be held at the Council’s headquarters in Riyadh on Sunday
The Polish companies represented on the country’s stand at 22nd Azerbaijan International Construction Exhibition BakuBuild 2016, are interested in entering the Azerbaijani market, Viktor Adamski, the
We are joining many Western governments in abandoning a commiment to justice, and protection of the weak, writes Eusebius McKaiser
Police dashcam footage of a Pennsylvania officer kicking a robbery suspect in the head during an arrest last year has been released as part of a criminal case being taken against the co
A 17-year-old off road biker was rescued after being injured in dense bush while riding in the Shongweni Dam area near Durban.
The 2016 MTV Africa Music Awards took place on Saturday night at the Ticketpro Dome in Johannesburg, hosted by Bonang Matheba. It was a big night for Nigerian musicians as Wizkid walked away with thre
The television channel reported the airstrike was delivered by the U.S. aircraft
This weekend, as well as the Literary Festival, Gibraltar has hosted the celebrations of Team Britannia prior to their round-the-world attempt to complete the fastest ever circumnavigation of the glob
“If you really study the situation you will see it is a myth that gang violence, which is a priority, is the greater problem.”
Romania’s yogurt market increased in the first half of 2016, in terms of both volume and value, along with people’s interest in food alternatives supporting health, according to Adrian Pascu, genera
Clashes between migrants and police erupted at Calais's Jungle camp on Saturday night ahead of the evacuation due to start on Monday. British charities and public figures have urged Frence to ensure t
Think before you click on social media, especially if it's about kids, experts warn
Combined Russian-separatist forces attacked Ukrainian army positions in eastern Ukraine 33 times in the past 24 hours, according to the press service of the Anti-Terrorist Operation (ATO) headquarters
Divers pulled 191 kilos of garbage out of the High Tatra’s mountain lakes.
Jacob Zuma and his cronies have built their own Noah’s Ark which will become their home after they have looted SA’s resources, Professor Sipho Shabalala said.
The project of producing Russian vaccines in Nicaragua will be beneficial for both sides, Russian Healthcare Minister Veronika Skvortsova told reporters on Oct. 23. "This is our joint project. The Ni
Three people were killed and another 13 injured in a gas explosion at a residential house in the central Russian city of Ryazan, local law enforcement agencies told TASS on Oct. 23. The main departme
A Limpopo policeman and an EMS official were allegedly caught using state vehicles to transport smuggled cigarettes from Zimbabwe.
Restaurant chain McDonald’s, which currently has 23 McCafe coffee shops in Romania, plans to inaugurate two units by the end of 2016.
The Romanian division of German business software solutions provider SAP, one of the world’s largest business software solutions providers, is one of most dynamic subsidiaries regarding the growth r
WikiLeaks director and founder of the Centre for Investigative Journalism Gavin MacFadyen has died at age 76. The cause of death is yet unknown. His ‘fellows in arms’ have flocked onlin
The battle for control of the northern Syrian city of Aleppo intensified on Sunday with air strikes, ground offensives and shelling, the morning after a resurgence in fighting ended a Russian ceasefir
SA’s intention must be seen in the context of the AU’s process to give the African Court criminal jurisdiction, writes Jeremy Sarkin.
Oct. 22, the Russian/rebel troops opened unprovoked fire 39 times in Donbas, Ukraine army reports.

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