Georgia

Dmanisi, the key to deciphering Homo’s origins

Sun, 18 Sep 2022 - 12:03 GMT

The discoveries of ancient human teeth have played a major role in determining the time period during which the first humans and Neanderthals lived.

Georgia's Kemp probes Democrats over alleged voter systems hack

Sun, 04 Nov 2018 - 11:40 GMT

Georgia Secretary of State Brian Kemp, the Republican candidate in Tuesday's hotly contested gubernatorial election.

Trump versus Obama on final US campaign weekend

Sat, 03 Nov 2018 - 10:20 GMT

After boasting about the economy and raising fears over immigration, US President Donald Trump is facing pushback from his predecessor Barack Obama.

11th Panorama for the European Film to be held from Nov.7 to 17

Wed, 10 Oct 2018 - 12:47 GMT

The first art-house cinema, Zawya, will hold the 11th edition of Panorama for the European Film from November 7 to 17.

Russian PM warns NATO admission of Georgia could trigger 'terrible conflict'

Tue, 07 Aug 2018 - 01:00 GMT

Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev said on Monday that any future NATO decision to admit Georgia to its ranks could trigger "a terrible conflict".

Nine dead in crash of U.S. military plane on retirement flight

Thu, 03 May 2018 - 09:10 GMT

A Puerto Rico Air National Guard cargo plane, on what was to be its last flight before retirement, crashed near Savannah.

With paper and phones, Atlanta struggles to recover from cyber attack

Sun, 01 Apr 2018 - 02:50 GMT

Atlanta's top officials holed up in their offices on Saturday as they worked to restore critical systems knocked out by a nine-day-old cyber attack.

US basketball star rebounds from arrest with Iraq national team

Wed, 27 Dec 2017 - 11:15 GMT

DeMario Mayfield feared his basketball career was over when he was arrested on suspicion of planning a robbery.

Ex-Georgian president on hunger strike after Ukraine arrest

Sat, 09 Dec 2017 - 12:40 GMT

Former Georgian president Mikheil Saakashvili has gone on hunger strike to protest his arrest in Ukraine on charges of trying to stage a coup sponsored by Russia.

Police recapture ex-Georgia leader Saakashvili

Fri, 08 Dec 2017 - 10:57 GMT

Ukrainian police recaptured the former president of Georgia Mikheil Saakashvili on Friday.

Supporters free Georgian ex-leader from Ukraine police van

Tue, 05 Dec 2017 - 02:24 GMT

Hundreds of supporters freed former Georgian president Mikheil Saakashvili from a Ukrainian police van after he was arrested.

Georgian thriller ‘Hostages’ to screen at CIFF

Thu, 30 Nov 2017 - 09:03 GMT

The 2017 Georgian hijacking thriller "Hostages" will screen on the final day of the 39th Cairo International Film Festival.

Georgia PM reshuffles cabinet

Mon, 13 Nov 2017 - 03:05 GMT

Georgian Prime Minister Giorgi Kvirikashvili on Monday announced a cabinet reshuffle and merger of several ministries in a bid to reduce red tape and the cost of running.

Ex-Milan defender elected new mayor of Tbilisi

Mon, 23 Oct 2017 - 02:42 GMT

Former AC Milan defender Kakha Kaladze has been elected mayor of the Georgian capital Tbilisi.

Shia LaBeouf pleads guilty to obstruction charge in July arrest

Fri, 20 Oct 2017 - 10:54 GMT

Actor Shia LaBeouf pleaded guilty in a Georgia court on Thursday to one count of obstruction and was sentenced to community service and a year of probation.

El Gouna Film Profile – ‘Scary Mother’ (Sashishi Deda)

Mon, 18 Sep 2017 - 09:32 GMT

Egypt Today looks at one of the films being shown at El Gouna Film Festival.

About 5M still without power in U.S. Southeast after Irma

Wed, 13 Sep 2017 - 02:01 GMT

About 5 million customers, or about 10 million people, were without power on Wednesday morning in Florida, Georgia and the Carolinas after Hurricane Irma.

Trump speaks to governors, senators on Irma, approves disaster areas

Sun, 10 Sep 2017 - 03:12 GMT

U.S. President Donald Trump spoke to the governors of Alabama

Arsiani to be hosted at Cairo and Alexandria Opera House

Thu, 07 Sep 2017 - 04:19 GMT

Alexandria Opera House and Cairo Opera House will host the State Academic Ensemble-Song and Dance Adjara “Arsiani” on September 22 and on September 24 at 8 p.m.

Stateless Saakashvili vows return to Ukraine next month

Sat, 19 Aug 2017 - 10:10 GMT

Georgia's exiled former president Mikheil Saakashvili, stripped of both his Georgian and Ukrainian citizenship.

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