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Monday, August 19, 2013, #159 (2928)

TSU council elects new rector

Vladimer (Lado) Papava, professor of economics, was elected as Tbilisi State University's (TSU) new rector, with 10 votes against 2. (more)

Former ministers summoned for questioning

Two former ministers of the prison system, Khatuna Kalmakhelidze and Dimitri Shashkin, have been summoned for interrogation to the Prosecutor’s Office. (more)

The News in Brief

"Large part of Ureki resort flooded after heavy rains" (more)


Recent move by Russia adds insult to injury

The Russian Medvedev-Putin tandem continues its provocative conduct against Georgia. Sometime ago Russian Prime Minister Dimitri Medvedev categorically rejected any possibility of the restoration of Georgia’s territorial integrity in his recent interview, ... (more)

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"Tea Sichinava moves from Maestro to Imedi TV" (more)

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