28 Oct

Robakidze – 140
By: BRAMS | Published On: 28/10/22 2:45 pm

Grigol Robakidze, the prominent Georgian writer and public figure, was born on 28 October 1882.

A little peaceful village Sviri in the Imereti region, west Georgia, witnessed the first steps of the future author.

In 1900, Grigol Robakidze graduated from Kutaisi Classical Gymnasium. Then he took several courses at the University of Tartu (Estonia). Later, he gained a PhD at the University of Leipzig (Germany).

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25 Oct

By: BRAMS | Published On: 25/10/22 7:24 pm

Rishi Sunak becomes Britain's new prime minister.

He leads the Conservative Party with a substantial parliamentary majority inherited since the 2019 general election.

"It is only right to explain why I am standing here as your new prime minister," Sunak told the crowd of journalists outside No.10 Downing Street's famous front door after formally accepting his new role from King Charles during a meeting at Buckingham Palace.


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16 Oct

Piolets d’Or for Georgia
By: BRAMS | Published On: 16/10/22 8:33 pm

In December 2019, UNESCO recognised alpinism as an intangible world cultural heritage.

After 2020, when the COVID-19 pandemic heavily impacted international mobility, 2021 saw increased activity, despite ongoing restrictions. As a result, in 2022, the international jury consisted of Conrad Anker, Alex Bluemel, Genki Narumi, Paul Ramsden, Patrick Wagnon, and Mikel Zabalza selected two 2022 Piolet d’Or ascents – alpinism's highest honour: the first ascent of Saraghar Northwest in Pakistan, and the Moonwalk Traverse in Patagonia. Also, a special jury award was given to a Ukrainian team's ascent of the 24,780-foot Annapurna III in Nepal.


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11 Oct

Obituary: Dame Angela Lansbury
By: BRAMS | Published On: 11/10/22 11:20 pm

The three-time Oscar winner Angela Lansbury, 96, passed away at her home in Los Angeles, CA.

She was born on 16 October 1925, a year earlier than the late Queen Elizabeth II (1926-2022) and my long-gone nanna Nora (1926-2001). The generation of outstanding women has just lost another important role model for modern girls. This is exactly the moment when one might say that such persons should never grow old or die, as society constantly needs them.

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25 Sep

Tbilisi Gastro Week
By: BRAMS | Published On: 25/09/22 8:19 pm

The first international gastronomic festival will be held in Georgia from 26 September to 2 October 2022.

The well-known chefs recognised by Michelin, together with the best Georgian chefs, will serve the visitors. The project's goals are to offer an unforgettable, extravagant, and unique experience to the Gastro Week callers, open new perspectives for representatives of the gastronomy industry both on the local and international market, and boost gastro tourism.


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