Gulf Times - Georgia
Qatar has been so good to me and my people, says Georgia's envoy

Qatar has been so good to me and my people, says Georgia's envoy

Qatar and its residents have been so good to Georgia, Ekaterine Meiering-Mikadze, the ambassador of Eurasian country, who completed her nearly five-year-long stint in Doha, told Gulf Times.

Pence slams Russian 'occupation' on Georgia visit

Pence slams Russian 'occupation' on Georgia visit

US Vice President Mike Pence on Tuesday blasted Russia's ‘ocupation’ of Georgian territory, as he pledged Donald Trump will sign off on new sanctions against Moscow ‘soon’.

Republican wins Georgia election, blow to anti-Trump effort

Republican wins Georgia election, blow to anti-Trump effort

Republican Karen Handel won a high-stakes, closely-watched special congressional election Tuesday, salvaging a seat in traditional conservative Georgia where Democrats had hoped to strike a blow ...

EU approve visa-free travel for Georgia

EU approve visa-free travel for Georgia

European Union member states on Monday approved visa-free travel for Georgia, after agreeing safeguards to prevent any upsurge in arrivals from the former Soviet satellite.

Georgians rally to support embattled opposition TV

Georgians rally to support embattled opposition TV

Thousands of Georgians rallied in the capital Tbilisi on Sunday to protest the government's alleged attempts to silence a pro-opposition television channel.

Strong storms kill 20 in southeast US

Strong storms kill 20 in southeast US

The death toll from weekend storms that lashed the southeastern United States rose to 20 on Monday, after a woman was killed when a tree fell on her home.

Powerful storms kill at least 18 in southeast US

Powerful storms kill at least 18 in southeast US

Powerful weekend storms roared through the southeastern United States, killing 18 people as violent weather left a trail of destruction, authorities said.

Concert marks Georgia’s 25th independence anniversary

Concert marks Georgia’s 25th independence anniversary

Katara – the Cultural Village hosted renowned musical soiree “Stars of Georgia” to mark the 25th anniversary celebration of Georgia’s independence at the Katara Opera House.

Georgia ruling party scores win in disputed polls

Georgia ruling party scores win in disputed polls

Georgia's ruling party has scored a landslide win in disputed parliamentary polls, official results showed on Monday, as the main opposition cried fraud.

Man 'blows himself up' at TV centre in Abkhazia

Man 'blows himself up' at TV centre in Abkhazia

Separatist authorities in Abkhazia, a Russian-backed breakaway region of Georgia, said Monday they had opened a terror probe after an unidentified man blew himself up at the state-run TV headquarters.

Man blows himself up at Abkhazia television centre

Man blows himself up at Abkhazia television centre

An unidentified man on Monday blew himself up at the state-owned TV centre in Abkhazia, a tiny Russian-backed breakaway region of Georgia, a local official said.

EU parliament committee backs visa-free travel for Georgia

EU parliament committee backs visa-free travel for Georgia

A European Parliament committee voted on Monday to grant visa-free travel to the European Union from the former Soviet republic of Georgia, after worries over immigration to the bloc delayed the process earlier in the summer.