Society
Likes and dislikes of foreign tourists in Tbilisi
29 August, 2014
Besides historical buildings, visitors to Tbilisi will come to remember trash lying in the streets. Along with polluted places, the capital’s prices are going to leave a lasting imprint as well.
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Georgian ambassador in American TV drama plays the role of a terrorist
28 August, 2014
On the 26th of August, the final episode of the fifth season of American TV series “Covert Affairs” was aired. The series is about
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Lifeguard who saved over 100 people - Emotional stories from the Black Sea coast
27 August, 2014
Adjara Lifeguard Service has 11 years of action under its belt. For Aet Kakhidze, saving a person’s life is the greatest thrill. The 38-year-old lifeguard’s selfless work has saved
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How Tbilisians react to an old man trying to cross the road
27 August, 2014
This is social experiment conducted by “Palitra TV”, its purpose is to find out: will anyone help an old man with a cane to cross a road in Tbilisi?
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"Putin Khuilo" rally in Tbilisi - Celebrities and Ukrainian guests attended the event
27 August, 2014
A rally named “Putin – Khuilo” took place at Europe Square yesterday. According to one of its participants, Konstantine Shubitidze, purpose of the rally is to protest
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Archimandrite Antimoz receives Ice Bucket Challenge
26 August, 2014
Archimandrite Antimoz Bichinashvili received an “ice bucket challenge” and before dousing himself with water, challenged almost the entire administration of Georgian Football Federation.
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Nikoloz Saakashvili's Ice Bucket Challenge in two languages
26 August, 2014
Nikoloz Saakashvili, ex-President’s youngest son, accepted the “ice bucket challenge” from his mother, Sandra Roelofs and took part in the charity campaign.
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Levan Gachechiladze's Ice Bucket Challenge to Goga Khaindrava
25 August, 2014
Levan Gachechiladze rose to the challenge offered by Giorgi Kvirikashvili and joined the ALS “ice bucket” charity campaign. Gachechiladze nominated
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Sandra Roelofs accepts Ice Bucket Challenge
25 August, 2014
“I’ve been nominated to take the ALS “ice bucket” challenge by Gvantsa Zhuruli from Georgia and I am nominating, in turn, my youngest son Nikoloz Saakashvili, musician
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Abkhazia: The tiny republic rich in hypotheticals - BBC
25 August, 2014
Abkhazia, a tiny republic on the shores of the Black Sea, is holding presidential elections on Sunday, BBC reports.
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Georgian students' video in support of Ukrainian people
25 August, 2014
Georgian students have recorded a video to express their support for Ukrainian people. The video depicts them reciting a poem in Ukrainian.
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GPS tracker – New service for tourists in Georgia
24 August, 2014
Tourists visiting Georgia will be able to make use of a GPS tracker, which will be available at the National Tourism Agency’s information centers. The tracker will also give tourists the ability to dial 112.
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Condition of "Kazbegi" checkpoint after Dariali Gorge landslide
22 August, 2014
“Kazbegi” checkpoint in Dariali Gorge was severely damaged as a result of a landslide. According to information published by Ministry of Finance, the checkpoint is flooded
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New ID cards will cost 15 GEL till 20 September
21 August, 2014
In the frames of the initiative announced by the Minister of Justice getting a new ID card will cost 15 GEL from 20 August till 20 September.
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Footage from the scene of Dariali Gorge landslide
21 August, 2014
A landslide has occurred in Dariali Gorge at 22:00 on the 20th of August. It took place in the same location as the previous landslide on the 17th of May.
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Irakli Gharibashvili called on to take the ice bucket challenge
21 August, 2014
For the last few weeks, celebrities, sportsmen and other public figures have been nominating each other to take part in the ALS ice bucket challenge.
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Two people missing after landslide in Dariali Gorge
21 August, 2014
As stated by currently existing official information, two people are considered missing in the aftermath of a landslide in Dariali Gorge. Both of them were inside the tunnel located in the gorge.
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Kakha Mamulashvili poured ice water on Lela Tsurtsumia
20 August, 2014
The “Ice bucket challenge” seems to have become very popular in Georgia. It was already undertaken by Anri Jokhadze, Nini Badurashvili, Stephane Mghebrishvili and many other
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“There is the ‘Ministry of Masturbation’ and the ‘Ministry of Homosexuality” – Archpriest about “Kazantip”
20 August, 2014
“Kazantip” festival, which is currently being held in Anaklia, was protested against in front of the Parliament building by Archpriest Besarion Menabde.
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Powerful fire at Tsavkisi road
20 August, 2014
A wooded area near a road leading to Tsavkisi has caught fire. According to a statement made by the Emergency Situations Department, information they received pinpointed
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