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Saudi Arabia to build new Parliament in Tajikistan for $200 million

DUSHANBE: The government of Saudi Arabia has allocated around $200 million for construction of a new state-of-the-art building for the Tajik Parliament, Asia-Plus news agency reported. The...

Tajikistan, Uzbekistan resume flights after 25 years

DUSHANBE: After 25 years, Uzbekistan's Airways resumed flights from Tashkent to Tajikistan's capital, Dushanbe, carrying 29 people on Tuesday. https://youtu.be/_sWibch60cc Another flight from Tajik Somon Air...

Russia imposes ban on Tajik airline

MOSCOW: Russia’s Ministry of Transport said in a statement on Sunday that it has imposed a ban on flights of the Tajik airline Somon...

Russia and Tajikistan to hold joint counter-terrorism drills, Russian Military

MOSCOW: Russia and Tajikistan will be holding joint counter-terrorism drills on March 27-30, according to the press service of Russia’s Central Military District. On March 27-30, 2017 joint...

Russia, Tajikistan agree to bolster guarding of Tajik-Afghan border

DUSHANBE: Russia and Tajikistan agreed to bolster guarding of the former Soviet republic's border with Afghanistan to prevent a spillover of the conflict there,...

Tajiks in Russia send $1.9 bln home

MOSCOW: Tajiks living and working in Russia have transferred $1.9 bln or one third of Tajikistan’s GDP to their home country of Tajikistan, according...

Tajikistan and Qatar agree to strengthen bilateral cooperation

DOHA: President of Republic of Tajikistan Emomali Rahmon met Emir of Qatar Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani to enhance bilateral cooperation between their...

Avalanches in Tajikistan kill seven

DUSHANBE: A series of avalanches due warm weather following heavy snow in Tajikistan have killed at least seven people, according to Tajikistan's Emergencies Committee. The avalanches killed...

President of Tajikistan appoints son as mayor of capital

DUSHANBE: Tajikistan's President Emomali Rakhmon has named his eldest son mayor of the Central Asian country's capital Dushanbe, the presidential administration said Thursday. The appointment...

Tajikistan announces $490 mln bank bailout

DUSHANBE: Tajikistan's government said on Wednesday it would borrow $490 million from the central bank to bail out four local lenders amid a widening banking...

OPINION

Selfies lead to mental health issues

KABUL: Selfie is a self-portrait photograph, typically taken with a digital camera or smartphone held in the hand or supported by a selfie stick....