SONUNCU The Last One – [Video]

This year, the Selection Committee received 3,450 short films, representing 128 production countries. Nine films will compete in 2014 for the Short Film Palme d’or, to be awarded by Abbas Kiarostami, President of the Jury, at the Awards Ceremony of the 67th Festival de Cannes on Saturday, May 24th. For the first time, an azeri and a georgian film will take part in the Short Films … Continue reading SONUNCU The Last One – [Video]

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Travel To Azerbaijan – Maiden Tower

Everyday Texas Azerbaijanis is trying to give back to the community so one of our new projects is cover as much information as we can with people who might be travelling to Baku and are not from Azerbaijan. So like us on Facebook so you can be informed with all the places to go in Baku or in Azerbaijan. Our team in Azerbaijan will be … Continue reading Travel To Azerbaijan – Maiden Tower

Company That OK’d Unnecessary Braces Kept Its Contract

In 2010 and 2011, Antoine Dental was among Texas’ top-billing Medicaid providers for orthodontic services, collecting more than $1 million annually for putting braces on poor children. Its three Houston-area clinics employed 15 dentists and orthodontists and treated more than 2,500 young patients annually through the joint state-federal health program, owner Behzad Nazari said. But in 2012, the Medicaid money that kept Nazari’s dental clinics … Continue reading Company That OK’d Unnecessary Braces Kept Its Contract

Azerbaijan – model of tolerance, Israeli FM says

Azerbaijan, a country friendly towards Israel, is an example of tolerance, Israeli Foreign Minister Avigdor Lieberman said in Baku on Thursday, May 1. He went on to add that the Jews living in Azerbaijan have always felt themselves comfortable, even during the Holocaust. The minister stressed that the relations between Israel and Azerbaijan are now at the highest level, the ties in all spheres have … Continue reading Azerbaijan – model of tolerance, Israeli FM says

Azerbaijan Grand Prix to be a reality, nation says

Azerbaijan will host a Formula One Grand Prix for the first time next season in its capital Baku, continuing the oil-rich Caucasus nation’s push into hosting major world sports events, the country’s Youth and Sports Ministry said Thursday. “Formula One will be held in Baku in autumn 2015,” ministry spokeswoman Samaya Mammadova told The Associated Press, adding that “the final signing (of contracts) will be … Continue reading Azerbaijan Grand Prix to be a reality, nation says

Azerbaijan’s sponsorship of Atlético Madrid proves spectacular success

As well as raucous celebrations inside Stamford Bridge, where Atlético Madrid fans partied until they were turfed out on to the Fulham Road to contend with the tube strike, and in the red and white half of the Spanish capital, there would also have been dancing on the streets of Baku on Wednesday night. Atlético’s extraordinary season, which could yet see them lift the Spanish title and … Continue reading Azerbaijan’s sponsorship of Atlético Madrid proves spectacular success

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World famous violinist Itzhak Perlman performs at Heydar Aliyev Center

World-renowned violinist, a 15 Grammy and 4 Emmy Award winner Itzhak Perlman has today performed at the Heydar Aliyev Center. The night of the classic music was dedicated to the 91st anniversary of the birth of prominent ophthalmologist, academician Zarifa Aliyeva. The Israeli-American musician was accompanied by a Sri Lankan pianist Rohan de Silva. The classic repertoire offered to the Baku audience included pieces by … Continue reading World famous violinist Itzhak Perlman performs at Heydar Aliyev Center

Baku hosts international ophthalmology conference

Baku has hosted an international conference on problems and latest achievements in ophthalmology marking the 91st anniversary of academician Zarifa Aliyeva. Held at the National Ophthalmology center after Zarifa Aliyeva, the conference brought together acclaimed representatives of the country`s medical community. Opening the event, Director of the Center Elmar Gasimov provided an insight into the life and activities of Zarifa Aliyeva. He said Zarifa Aliyeva … Continue reading Baku hosts international ophthalmology conference

On Top of the Empire State Building With a 2015 Ford Mustang

Ford  (NYSE: F) didn’t have any major announcements to make at the New York International Auto Show last week. But the Blue Oval did throw an impressive party for one of its iconic products. The Mustang turned 50 years old last week, and Ford was determined to honor its proud pony in proper style. Ford’s celebration included a special anniversary edition of the all-new 2015 Mustang, presented to the … Continue reading On Top of the Empire State Building With a 2015 Ford Mustang

COLLEGE KID TRIES BACKFLIP AT GRADUATION CEREMONY, FAILS HORRIBLY AND FACEPLANTS INSTEAD

Look, we’re all super pumped when we finally get that diploma and graduate college. But maybe if you’re going to bust out the backflip on stage, you should make sure you can land it.Davenport University student Robert Jeffrey Blank was so excited he finally completed college he tried a back flip right after being greeted by the university president. It resulted in a moment he … Continue reading COLLEGE KID TRIES BACKFLIP AT GRADUATION CEREMONY, FAILS HORRIBLY AND FACEPLANTS INSTEAD