April 30, 2016 22:21
An explosion of an artillery shell occurred within a private household in the village of Djepel, Magaramkent District of Dagestan. Four people were injured, one – a five-year-old child – died.
April 30, 2016 03:54
About 100 employees of the Open Joint-Stock Company (OJSC) "Aviaagregat" held a rally in one of the factory shops demanding to release the detained Director General Gayirbek Gamzatov, the "Caucasian Knot" correspondent reports.
April 29, 2016 00:44
The former chief of the ROVD (District Interior Division) for the Shamil District of Dagestan, who retired a year ago, was shot and killed. The law enforcement authorities are engaged in checking the version of involvement in the murder of members of the armed underground.
April 29, 2016 00:09
Policemen try to unfoundedly register at the police station a woman from Stavropol, who is Russian by origin. This was reported by advocate Roza Magomedova, a staff member of the Human Rights Centre (HRC) "Memorial".
April 27, 2016 20:12
The decision of the Sovietskiy District Court of Makhachkala, which approved the suspension of the inquiry into the murder of journalist Akhmednabi Akhmednabiyev, was upheld by the Supreme Court (SC) of Dagestan.
April 25, 2016 23:13
The video record, depicting the intrusion of drunken policemen into the Salafi mosque located in Hungarian Fighters Street in Makhachkala, which was handed over by the mosque staff to the Prosecutor's Office, has been registered and is under study, said a source from the Office.
April 23, 2016 19:04
The surveillance cameras of the Salafi mosque located in Hungarian Warriors Street in Makhachkala have fixed the intrusion of drunken policemen; and this record was handed over to the Prosecutor's Office on April 21, said a mosque source. The Office assured that if it is confirmed that the policemen were drunk, they would be punished.
April 23, 2016 12:15
In recent years, the Dagestani authorities have gained a negative image developed at the federal level, and this fact explains the resignation of Aznaur Adjiev, Minister of Press and Information, and the reorganization of the Dagestani Department for Information Policy. This opinion was voiced by the journalists interviewed by the "Caucasian Knot".
April 23, 2016 00:29
In Dagestan, law enforcers openly resort to blowing up of houses of suspected militants' relatives as a form of retaliation; however, those actions only escalate the conflict in the republic. This opinion was expressed by the experts interviewed by the "Caucasian Knot".
April 22, 2016 23:57
Ramazan Djalaldinov, the author of the video appeal to President of Russia about corruption in the Chechen village of Kenkhi, is a reliable source; and he has long been receiving demands from law enforcers to stop complaining, said Magdi Kamalov, the founder of the weekly newspaper "Chernovik" (Draft).
April 30, 2016 23:40
Police detain Kenkhi villager after visit of "Dozhd" journalist
April 30, 2016 22:21
Child killed by shell explosion in Dagestani village
April 30, 2016 22:16
Residents of Nogai District rally to mark return day of Karachay people
April 30, 2016 13:27
Serviceman from Chechnya goes missing in Adygea
April 30, 2016 11:10
Sochi residents reveal reasons of conflict around pedestrian crossing
April 30, 2016 10:36
Two Nagorno-Karabakh servicemen perish
April 30, 2016 09:48
Chechen policemen return 7-year-old boy to his mother
April 30, 2016 06:37
Council of Europe condemns sentence to Ilgar Mamedov
April 30, 2016 04:52
Sochi: organizers of "Formula 1" state high spectators' interest
April 30, 2016 03:54
Makhachkala: workers of "Aviaagregat" Factory demand release of Director General
April 19, 2016 15:10
In Yerevan, the protest action in support of Levon Airapetyan has been completed. The activists handed over to the Russian Embassy a letter demanding to release the businessman, who was sentenced...
April 22, 2016 07:38
The house of Rasmin Magomedov, suspected of setting on fire a school building in the village of Djuli, collapsed after law enforcers had defused a bomb inside it. This was reported by local residents.
April 19, 2016 14:35
The Azerbaijani authorities have let the seriously sick rights defender Leyla Yunus and her husband Arif Yunus, who are serving their conditional sentences, out of the country.
April 21, 2016 04:21
The Armenian police began a check in connection with a reference in the "Panamanian dossier" on offshore companies to Migran Pogosyan, the retired chief of the Armenian Service for Compulsory...
April 22, 2016 11:47
Today, the Supreme Court (SC) of Dagestan has sentenced Magomedgusen Nasrutdinov, the former Deputy Prime Minister of Dagestan, to 5 years of imprisonment and a fine of 1 million roubles.
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