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Campaigning for parliamentary polls muted, with no free airtime for opposition parties.
15 Oct 10
Government says unpopular move puts Azerbaijan into step with the world economy.
8 Mar 10
Amendments criticised as device to strengthen already overmighty presidency and limit people’s rights.
20 Mar 09
Azerbaijanis hint they want change to the way the negotiations over Nagorny Karabakh are managed.
10 Apr 08
Almost ten years after the end of the Karabakh conflict, Azerbaijan is still struggling to combat the landmine scourge.
1 Apr 04
Despite a New Year’s presidential pardon, Azerbaijan’s jails hold many political prisoners, critics say.
22 Jan 04
Plans to build road through Baku cemetery may lead to destruction of thousands of old graves, including Armenian ones.
7 Mar 03
Opposition paper faces string of lawsuits and fugitive journalist escapes extradition, in latest clashes between media and government.
12 Dec 02
Relatives of those who drowned in the sinking of the Merkury-2 in the Caspian Sea want answers to some basic questions.
7 Nov 02
Azerbaijani newspapers are divided over a new government scheme offering them low-interest loans.
17 Oct 02