Baku Municipal Theater releases patriotic video
By Laman IsmayilovaBaku Municipal Theater has expressed its support to the National Army, which is fighting against Armenian occupants.The theater donated money to Azerbaijan Armed Forces Relief Fund, established by the Decree of President Ilham Aliyev in 2002, Trend Life reported.The Fund finances at the expense of funds received on a voluntary basis from legal entities and individuals operating in Azerbaijan and other receipts not prohibited by law for the purpose of financial assistance to strengthen the material, technical and social base of the Azerbaijan Armed Forces.The theater staff em...
‘We’re in Hell’: Russia’s Second Wave of Covid-19 Is Catching the Regions Off Guard
In a video widely shared across Russian social media last week, dozens of bodies wrapped in black plastic bags line the walls of a decrepit basement in a hospital in Barnaul, the capital city of the Altai Republic in Siberia.“The deceased Covid-19 patients were being stored in the basement of the hospital due to a shortage of pathologists and an increase of coronavirus infections and deaths,” the region’s Health Ministry said in a statement on Thursday, confirming the authenticity of the disturbing footage.Russia’s health watchdog Rospotrebnadzor on Saturday sounded a further alarm, saying the...
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Drake to release new album in January
Drake has confirmed he will release a new album in January.The 34-year-old rapper made the announcement via a one-minute video, which featured nods to some of his previous records, including 2013 album 'Nothing Was the Same' and his second studio album 'Take Care'.At the end of the clip, which is titled 'Certified Lover Boy' which is the name of his forthcoming record it revealed: "January 2021."Drake admitted in August that he had a new record on the way and it eill be hist first album since 2018's 'Scorpion'.
AzTV awarded with ADAMI Media Prize 2020
By Laman IsmayilovaA video clip of Azerbaijani television (AzTV) has won ADAMI Media Prize 2020. The video was named best in “COVID-19 nomination”, Trend Life reported.In 2020, broadcasters, filmmakers and journalists from the EU’s Eastern Partnership countries have submitted over 300 applications for the ADAMI Media Prize. On September 21-26, projects were evaluated by an international jury in Ljubljana, Slovenia.The jury was organized by the Slovenian Public Broadcaster (RTV Slovenija). Additional, final jury sessions with the participation of film and media experts from the Eastern Partners...
Nagorno-Karabakh 'execution' video prompts Council of Europe war crime probe: report
Europe's top human rights watchdog, the Council of Europe, is investigating a video it has received of an alleged Azerbaijani execution of captured Armenian soldiers, the BBCreported on Saturday.As the fighting continues between Azerbaijan and Armenia over the Nagorno-Karabakh region, videos of an alleged war crime have emerged on social media platforms.One video viewed by The New Arab depicted what appears to be the shooting of two captured Armenian soldiers draped with Armenian flags, while their hands are tied behind their backs.Armenia has publicly identified the killed soldiers as 73-year...
Egyptian woman commits suicide after secret ‘porn’ video exposed
A 23-year-old Egyptian woman has burned herself to death after a secretly-filmed “porn” video showing her in an intimate situation with a young man went viral on social media, local media reported yesterday. The woman was transferred to Al-Ayyat Hospital in the country’s central province of Giza with severe burns, but passed away soon after arrival.Members of the woman’s family told police that, “A pornographic video clip of the deceased with a 25-year-old brick factory worker had gone viral on social media.” The family added that they “blamed her” for what she did.The security services were r...
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Egyptian woman commits suicide after family blame her for leaked intimate video
A 23-year-old Egyptian woman in Giza has taken her life after her family blamed her for a private video that was leaked on social media without her consent, according to local reports on Wednesday.The unidentified woman from the city of Al-Ayyat reportedly set herself on fire on Tuesday, later succumbing to her injuries at the city's central hospital.The Al-Ayyat public prosecution office authorised the burial of the body after an autopsy to confirm the cause of death and summoned the family for interrogation.Her lover, a 25-year-old factory worker, was also summoned and allegedly confessed to...
Dutch royal family apologizes for holiday during partial lockdown
The Dutch royal family apologized on Wednesday after fresh crtiticism of its controversial decision to travel to Greece for a break during the country's partial lockdown.In a joint video message with his wife Maxima, King Willem-Alexander said that he regretted violating citizens' trust and the decision to go away on holiday.He and his wife would continue to support the country during the crisis unleashed by the pandemic, he said in the embassy on Wednesday. "We are involved, but are not infallible."The video came unexpectedly, as it is highly unusual for the Dutch king to address people direc...
Resolving the craftsmanship-wildlife dilemma
China Daily | Updated: 2020-10-21 07:40A video showing a workshop in Suzhou, Jiangsu province, using kingfisher feathers to make ornaments has sparked a controversy online.Bright blue kingfisher feathers are traditionally used in China to decorate gold or silver plates. The finished jewelry product is bright in color and said to "never fade". However, while the craftsmanship is much in demand, animal rights activists are not too pleased. This underlines the need to adopt a more rational stance toward the issue.We should respect historical traditions while gradually promoting a change in the wa...
Black man singes Biden and Harris while singing Trump's praises and it's a great video
By Duncan SmithThere are a lot of words to describe the political transformations that are being made this election cycle.But sometimes the best thing we can do is let people speak for themselves.The video below features an unidentified black man who eviscerates Joe Biden and his running mate, Sen. Kamala Harris while explaining to a friend all of the things that President Trump has done for the country but especially for fellow blacks.And this is after he asks his friend why he’s voting for Biden — and like practically everyone else asked that question, the friend can’t answer.This is good st...
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