May 22, 2015 20:33
The scandalous marriage in Chechnya has revealed the problem that women of Chechnya misunderstand their rights and guarantees. This opinion has been expressed by lawyers and human rights defenders interviewed by the "Caucasian Knot". Meanwhile, the Russian State Duma has refused to discuss the initiative to impose responsibility for polygamy.
May 21, 2015 07:00
The Investigating Committee of the Russian Federation (ICRF) has initiated a criminal case against the top managers of the "Dagenergobank", which is suspected of falsifying financial statements.
May 20, 2015 22:25
Nuridin Magomedov, a resident of the city of Izberbash, who was killed by return fire during a shootout with law enforcers, was known to operative agents as a militants' helper.
May 20, 2015 21:23
A session of the North-Caucasian District Military Court in Rostov-on-Don, which is considering the case of ex-Mayor of Makhachkala Said Amirov, has been postponed until May 21. The petition of his advocate Lukyan Khasabyan to challenge the membership of the court was rejected.
May 20, 2015 18:16
A school teacher of the school in Kutulskoe village and an unemployed local resident have been detained by law enforcers in the counterterrorist operation (CTO) zone in the Kurakh District of Dagestan.
May 20, 2015 15:10
Today, in the village of Tsebari of the Tsuntin District of Dagestan, several hundred people have attended the funeral of the policeman murdered on the Makhachkala-Buynaksk road.
May 20, 2015 14:15
Today, according to local residents, the waters of the Terek River have once again changed their colour. The Terek River got the reddish hue because of lilac water discharged to the river from a pipe not far from the Krasnogvardeisky Bridge. During May, this is at least the third case of pollution of the Terek River.
May 20, 2015 11:50
In Dagestan, investigators have launched a criminal investigation into the case of the armed attack on law enforcers in Izberbash, as a result of which the attacker was killed. He was identified as Nuritdin Magomedov.
May 20, 2015 00:24
In the Dagestani town of Buynaksk, all the mosque-goers detained on May 18 have been released from the GOVD (City Interior Division) at night of May 19.
May 19, 2015 23:58
Today, Makhachkala has hosted the ceremony of awarding prizes in memory of Dagestani journalist Khadjimurad Kamalov. The first place in the nomination "Journalist of the Year" went to Pavel Kanygin, a journalist of the newspaper "Novaya Gazeta".
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