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“Novellasia” competition’s selectees short-list
Tuesday, 22 Apr, 2014 – 13:07 | No Comment
“Novellasia” competition’s selectees short-list

“Novellasia”‘s jury chairman Alex Ulko has announced a short-list of 15 authors. Five of these will go on to be chosen as the main winners on 1 May, the other ten becoming runners-up.

International award ceremony “Jilo” was held in Dushanbe
Thursday, 17 Apr, 2014 – 8:39 | No Comment
International award ceremony “Jilo” was held in Dushanbe

The results were announced in Dushanbe on April 12. The award “Jilo” is given annually since 2012 for the contribution in art and culture of Persian-speaking nations

“Exit Permit”: the contest of visual arts from Central Asia
Friday, 4 Apr, 2014 – 18:56 | No Comment
“Exit Permit”: the contest of visual arts from Central Asia

Transitions Online and NewEurasia are looking for the most promising visual artists in Central Asia to participate in our new competition for the visual arts

Nearly 100 authors from across Central Asia have submitted their creative writing to NewEurasia’s «Novellasia» competition
Wednesday, 2 Apr, 2014 – 9:12 | No Comment
Nearly 100 authors from across Central Asia have submitted their creative writing to NewEurasia’s «Novellasia» competition

«Novellasia», a new fiction competition for Central Asia, closes its doors to new submissions today (1 April 2014)

Red Bull BC One Cypher – break dance in Tajikistan
Monday, 31 Mar, 2014 – 9:42 | No Comment
Red Bull BC One Cypher – break dance in Tajikistan

It was long-expected and huge event for Tajik break dance community. Red Bull BC One started in 2004, and Tajikistan gets a chance to participate in it for the first time

A celebration of kids with Down syndrome in Dushanbe
Wednesday, 26 Mar, 2014 – 7:51 | No Comment
A celebration of kids with Down syndrome in Dushanbe

A charity event devoted to International World Down Syndrome Day was held in Dushanbe on March 23. This Day is observed on March 21 since 2006. In Tajikistan an event was organized for the first time

How foraging for fruit is changing lives in Georgia
Saturday, 8 Mar, 2014 – 9:17 | No Comment
How foraging for fruit is changing lives in Georgia

To mark international women’s day, Caroline Berger, Oxfam’s media officer, travelled to Georgia to find out how foraging for fruit is changing the lives of women and opening up new trade opportunities for the country

Laura Cortese and the Dance Cards in Uzbekistan
Friday, 14 Feb, 2014 – 7:43 | No Comment
Laura Cortese and the Dance Cards in Uzbekistan

The U.S. Embassy in Tashkent is bringing one of America’s folk musical traditions to Uzbekistan. The all-women American band Laura Cortese & the Dance Cards will perform at Uzbekistan State Conservatory in Tashkent on February …

50 most stylish people are chosen in Dushanbe
Monday, 20 Jan, 2014 – 9:39 | No Comment
50 most stylish people are chosen in Dushanbe

Annual Award Ceremony “Top 50: the most stylish people of Dushanbe” was held in Dushanbe on January, 17. The idea of holding this Ceremony belongs to one of the most popular radio stations – “Vatan”.

Hip-Hop and Aqinship
Friday, 13 Dec, 2013 – 9:44 | No Comment
Hip-Hop and Aqinship

What does a neglected neighborhood of the Boogie Down Bronx have in common with the wild and desolate steppe of Central Asia? Perhaps it is their rugged spirit that ties them in, or the unsettling nature, or the survival-of-the-fittest attitude