Society
First woman president and “Accomplished Palace Graduate”
23 October, 2014
Marika Darchia, Davit Lortkipanidze and Omar Mkheidze became the first to be awarded with the title of an “Accomplished Palace Graduate”.
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"We are all Ukrainians" - Supportive rally held in Tbilisi
23 October, 2014
A rally in support of Ukraine was held in front of the Ukrainian Embassy in Georgia, organized by a civil society forum “Eastern Partnership”.
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10 Georgian Books You Need To Read
23 October, 2014
DATA TUTASHKHIA BY CHABUA AMIREJIBI

The novel tells the story of a Georgian outlaw at the time of Tsardom. It combines thriller elements with Dostoyevskian themes of personal fate and national identity.
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Abkhazia mentioned as a region of Georgia in American TV series
22 October, 2014
“Castle” is a very popular TV show in the states. The crime drama was premiered in 2009 and currently its 7th season is being aired.
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How Georgia protects itself against Ebola
21 October, 2014
Georgia is taking a whole range of measures to protect itself against the Ebola virus. In accordance with WHO’s recommendations, an order was issued that defined responsibilities
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Retro car museum to open in Tbilisi
21 October, 2014
In a few days, a car museum will open in Tbilisi. The initiator of the idea and the museum’s founder is a private collector and businessman Giorgi Mamulashvili, who promised
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Elevator installed for people with disabilities in Tbilisi underground
21 October, 2014
An elevator for the people with disabilities was installed at an underground walkway near Tbilisi Opera house, on Rustaveli Street.
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"Spouse is the closest person one might have" - Maka Chichua
21 October, 2014
President of Georgia met representative of various religions today. The meeting’s main topic was dedicated to cases of violence against women
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Aftermath of a 5-point storm in Adjara
20 October, 2014
Coastline of the Adjara region has recently weathered a 5-point storm. Powerful and prolonged rainfall resulted in rivers breaking banks and flooding nearby agricultural facilities.
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Brawl in front of Irakli Gharibashvili’s home - 7 people arrested
20 October, 2014
A protest that was held in front of Irakli Gharibashvili’s home has devolved into a brawl. The confrontation was sparked due to a verbal altercation between protestors and passers-by.
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Bicycle sculpture vandalized in Tbilisi
20 October, 2014
The large black bicycle located at Rose Square has been vandalized. The “bike’s” pedals have been ripped off and left nearby. This incident of vandalism was noticed
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Flood in Western Georgia: Rescuers taking population from two affected villages by boats
19 October, 2014
Villages of Zhoneti and Opurchkheti in the Imereti region, Western Georgia, have been flooded by the Rioni river.
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First international broadcasting equipment fair and new technologies for Palitra TV
18 October, 2014
An international fair dedicated to recording equipment is being held in Georgia for the first time, with leading companies in the field participating.
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Rare models of “Zhiguli”, “Gaz”, “Zil” – Automuseum to open in Tbilisi
18 October, 2014
“In a few days, a car museum will open in Tbilisi,” this was declared by a museum representative in conversation with bpn.ge.
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National Geographic photographer dancing with a Georgian girl in Svaneti
17 October, 2014
Aaron Huey, a journalist for the famous magazine National Geographic, has returned to Svaneti after a 14-year-absence. His first visit to one of Georgia’s most beautiful regions
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Shocking performance of an old lady in Melbourne street
16 October, 2014
Fifteen years ago, Natalie was homeless when The Age found her playing a baby grand piano at David Jones.
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Georgian military justice officer who serves in American Navy
15 October, 2014
Givi Tibaneli, a Georgian military justice officer, is serving in the American Navy. Flagship of the US Navy’s Sixth Fleet, USS Mount Whitney has recently dropped anchor
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Wild lynx captured on camera in Lagodekhi Preserve
15 October, 2014
A lynx was caught by hidden camera located in Lagodekhi Preserve. This is the first sighting of a lynx at the preserve. Three minutes prior to filming the lynx, the camera caught
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Rescue operation in Tbilisi - Woman poisoned due to gas leak
15 October, 2014
An elderly woman living at Khvichia Street 23 in Tbilisi suffered poisoning due to a gas leak. Rescuers, firemen and police quickly arrived on the scene, along with an ambulance
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A noisy meeting of three committees took place in the Tbilisi City Council. The noise was caused by nomination of brother of Energy Minister Kakha Kaladze’s wife, Giorgi Areshidze, as a chairmanship candidate in the City Hall’s
President of Georgia Giorgi Margvelashvili and his wife Maka Chichua have been hosted by Japanese Emperor Akihito.
Air New Zealand would like to welcome you to Middle-earth with what it very justly calls: The Most Epic Safety Video Ever Made.
A lorry's onboard camera has caught the moment a car became wedged across the front of the cab as it travelled along the M25 near Gatwick, BBC reports.
“We’ve expressed some concerns about the way some cases have been handled, and those concerns remain”, US State Department’s Spokesperson Jen Psaki
Official music video for Georgia’s representative at Junior Eurovision, Lizi-Pop has been released. Тhe creative team of Bzikebistudio worked on the graphic video.
Source for this footage is an American show from the 80’s to which several Georgian dancers were invited while on their tour of the U.S.
Marika Darchia, Davit Lortkipanidze and Omar Mkheidze became the first to be awarded with the title of an “Accomplished Palace Graduate”.
A rally in support of Ukraine was held in front of the Ukrainian Embassy in Georgia, organized by a civil society forum “Eastern Partnership”.
Striking similarity between Georgia’s Minister of Defense Irakli Alasania and British actor James Purefoy is a frequent topic of discussion among social media users.
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