Culture

July 14, 2020 15:32

  • Chechen law enforcers actively exploit Vainakh traditions

    Father's control, even over an adult son, is consistent with behavioural norms in the Chechen society, while parents' apologies are not treated as shame, experts have noted in their comments to the law enforcers' conversation with young violators of traffic rules and their parents.

July 14, 2020 10:14

July 01, 2020 08:33

June 16, 2020 09:10

  • North-Caucasian believers ready to postpone the Hajj because of pandemic

    Over 3000 Dagestani Muslims have paid for their pilgrimage to Saudi Arabia, but in case this year's Hajj is cancelled due to the pandemic, they may have their money back or book tours for the next year, the "Marva Tour" travel agency has promised. The residents of Kabardino-Balkaria, North Ossetia, and Ingushetia, interviewed by the "Caucasian Knot", said they were ready to cancel their trips.

June 11, 2020 21:14

  • Chechen resident fined for disseminating Timur Mutsuraev's song

    A court imposed a fine on a resident of the Gudermes District, who posted on his social network page a song of well-known bard Timur Mutsuraev. The fined resident of Chechnya claimed that he was not aware of the inclusion of the bard's song in the list of extremist materials.

June 11, 2020 18:42

May 22, 2020 19:35

May 21, 2020 11:54

  • Pandemic changes format of Remembrance Day of Caucasian War victims in KBR

    By the Remembrance Day of Caucasian War victims, Circassian activists have posted thematic videos in social networks, urging residents of the Kabardino-Balkarian Republic (KBR) to pay tribute to victims at home. For the Circassians, the problems of repatriation, cultural integration and preservation of the mother tongue are relevant, scientists believe.

May 19, 2020 13:51

  • Mass events on Eid al-Fitr cancelled for KBR residents

    The Muftiate of the Kabardino-Balkarian Republic (KBR) has urged Muslims to celebrate Eid al-Fitr (Uraza Bayram) with their families, and not to visit cemeteries and other people in the conditions of the restrictions imposed because of the epidemic.

May 13, 2020 08:34

  • Armenian and Azerbaijani filmmakers issue film about Karabakh conflict

    A group of Armenian and Azerbaijani filmmakers have made a film about the conflict dated to the 26th anniversary of signing a ceasefire in Nagorno-Karabakh. It shows a possibility of cooperating in difficult political conditions, the NGO named "Reconciliation Resources" that has supported the project believes.

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