Recent Stories

14 Mar 14
They say the compensation on offer would not buy a replacement home anywhere in the capital.
27 Sep 13
Stigma attached to complaining and inadequate legal provision means victims suffer in silence.
8 Feb 13
Akram Aylisli wanted to show that his fellow-Azerbaijanis could admit past mistakes, but his ritual humiliation suggest he was wrong.
1 Feb 13
Campaign appears designed to discredit major figure who has emerged as regime critic, but could backfire given his international stature.
18 Nov 11
Health ministry has strict food standards but most sellers ignore them.
7 Nov 11
Standard mortgages charged at rates too high for most buyers, while discount version is hard to obtain.
14 Oct 11
Campaign to overturn headscarf ban in schools to continue.
12 Aug 11
Mutallibov allowed back to attend son’s funeral, but president’s unilateral granting of immunity raises eyebrows.
17 Jul 09
Press watchdog says case typical of arbitrary judicial decisions taken against government opponents.
19 Jun 09
Azerbaijan’s web users claim censorship and poor quality of service.