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Tuesday, November 6, 2012, #214 (2730)

Are outside forces responsible for unrest in Georgian prisons?

The situation concerning Georgia's penitentiary institutions still remains strained. After the unrest that transpired at the Rustavi N16 and Ortachala N1 (more)

Tbilisi municipality still refuses to fund social benefits

It is still unclear who has the responsibility to cover expenses for the state funded health-insurance and other social benefits. The Tbilisi Mayor’s office (more)

Akhalaia returns ready to field questions


Change of life sentences in Georgia?


USAID To Expand Economic Opportunities in the Gori Municipality


The News in Brief

"Reports say Bidzina Ivanishvili got back the 80 million GEL fine he paid" (more)


More modesty for president and the government

The question still remains as to whether or not the Georgian Dream will manage to say goodbye to the current president on January 5, 2013 when his (more)

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Is changing of the national flag and emblem inevitable? (more)

Recently, Georgia’s PM has appointed a special envoy to regulate relations with Russia. What do you think about it and what should be the first issue to be discussed with our northern neighbor?
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