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Pilaf Fest in Tashkent
Friday, 18 Apr, 2014 – 11:30 | No Comment
Pilaf Fest in Tashkent

Pilaf – is an important part of Uzbek culture, as much as a beer for the Germans or a tea for Englishmen. There are numerous varieties of pilaf and his recipes. And it is not surprising that …

VM bar is closed
Wednesday, 12 Feb, 2014 – 9:52 | No Comment
VM bar is closed

At Last Friday police conducted a raid on one of the few remaining in Tashkent “informal clubs.” Visitors of the “Vertical World” bar were forced to take horizontal position by police.

Ethno-jazz from Uzbekistan
Tuesday, 24 Dec, 2013 – 9:14 | No Comment
Ethno-jazz from Uzbekistan

Yesterday at the “Ilkhom” theater was held the presentation of the first album of the Uzbek ethno-jazz band Jazzirama

Love, Death & Rock’nRoll
Thursday, 5 Dec, 2013 – 22:27 | No Comment
Love, Death & Rock’nRoll

Theater of Mark Weil “Ilkhom” presents two premiere performances in December – “Love, Death & Rock’nRoll” and “Night at the tavern East-West”. Each performance is the unique and eclectic project

Fabian against Googosha
Saturday, 26 Oct, 2013 – 14:18 | No Comment
Fabian against Googosha

Unprecedented scandals have rocked the Uzbek society, and split it in half this week. Empire of Gulnara Karimova was attacked by an unknown forces, and Canadian singer Lara Fabian has refused to sing on her event

Nargiz Zakirova has repeated the triumph of Sevara Nazarkhan
Wednesday, 2 Oct, 2013 – 9:26 | 4 Comments
Nargiz Zakirova has repeated the triumph of Sevara Nazarkhan

Nargiz Zakirova, American singer of Uzbek origin, became the first sensation of the second season of Russian TV show “The Voice”

USA cinema in Tashkent
Monday, 16 Sep, 2013 – 19:16 | No Comment
USA cinema in Tashkent

The U.S. Embassy, in cooperation with the National Agency Uzbekkino, is organizing the Sixth Annual American Film Festival from September 20 to 22, 2013 at the Cinema “Alisher Navoi” (also known as Panorama Cinema). Cinema …

Gangnam hysteria continues
Monday, 9 Sep, 2013 – 8:38 | No Comment
Gangnam hysteria continues

Recently, we have published material about the popularity of dance Gangnam-style in Uzbekistan. And now, we have fresh footage, which prove that Gangnam continues to move to the masses!

Oppa Gangnam Stan
Friday, 30 Aug, 2013 – 15:00 | One Comment
Oppa Gangnam Stan

PSY on the tractor, PSY in the Uzbek robe, and finally, PSY-makom – in our review on Gangnam Style parodies. Made ​​in Uzbekistan

What did Hitler want from Central Asia?
Monday, 12 Aug, 2013 – 19:49 | 4 Comments
What did Hitler want from Central Asia?

The World War II missed the republics of Central Asia with its battles, but affected the economical and human resources. On the wave of demolition of common Soviet past, you can hear here and there more and more opinions stating “that was not our war”. What were Hitler’s true plans in Central Asia?