17 US states sue to block Obama's order on immigration

A coalition of 17 US states led by Texas have filed a federal lawsuit aiming to block implementation of President Barack Obama`s executive order shielding some five million undocumented immigrants from deportation.

US state coalition sues over immigration order

Texas is leading a 17-state coalition suing over President Barack Obama's recently announced executive actions on immigration, arguing in a lawsuit that the move "tramples" key portions of the US Constitution.

Putin sparks Georgia fury with 'annexation' deal in Abkhazia

Russia cemented control over neighbouring Georgia's rebel Abkhazia region on Monday with a "strategic partnership" deal that the Georgian government said amounts to annexation.

Georgia`s key reformer Kakha Bendukidze dies

Georgian statesman Kakha Bendukidze, the architect of the ex-Soviet republic`s liberal economic reforms who was advising Ukraine`s new president, has died aged 58, officials said Friday.

Poland desperate to show Germany win was no fluke
Poland desperate to show Germany win was no fluke

Poland face Georgia on Friday desperate to show that their shock win over Germany in Euro 2016 qualifying Group D was no fluke as their fans dream of a new era of international success.

Black Tusk bassist Jonathan Athon dies after US crash

The bass player for the heavy metal band Black Tusk has died after being critically injured in a weekend motorcycle crash near his Georgia home.

Georgia PM sacks defence minister, prompts political crisis

Georgia: Georgia`s pro-Western defence minister Irakli Alasania was sacked on Tuesday and a raft of corruption charges were brought against officials in his ministry, threatening the imminent collapse of the government.

Five envoys present credentials to President

Envoys of five countries including that of Vietnam and Georgia Tuesday presented their credentials to President Pranab Mukherjee here.

Defying Russia, Georgia to host NATO training centre: Minister

Georgia will not allow pressure from Russia to stop it hosting a NATO training centre on its territory or deter its plans to deepen ties with the West, the former Soviet republic`s defence minister said.

Georgia warns Russia against 'annexing' its separatist region

Georgia on Wednesday warned Russia against taking further steps to integrate its separatist region of Abkhazia, saying it would create new security problems in Europe.

Georgia warns Russia against `annexing` its separatist region

 Georgia on Wednesday warned Russia against taking further steps to integrate its separatist region of Abkhazia, saying it would create new security problems in Europe.

Georgia win best of my Scotland career: Gordon Strachan
Georgia win best of my Scotland career: Gordon Strachan

Scotland manager Gordon Strachan hailed Saturday`s 1-0 Euro 2016 qualifier win over Georgia as the best performance of his reign.

Ireland rout Gibraltar, Scotland edge Georgia
Ireland rout Gibraltar, Scotland edge Georgia

The Republic of Ireland and Scotland both won their Euro 2016 qualifiers on Saturday, but in markedly different fashion.

Euro 2016 qualifying: Scotland vs Georgia - Preview
Euro 2016 qualifying: Scotland vs Georgia - Preview

Scotland striker Steven Naismith says the emphasis will be on attack as his side prepare to take on Georgia in their European Championship Group D qualifying match at Ibrox.

Georgian climbers erect 9/11 memorial plaque on Mt Kazbek

Eleven amateur and professional climbers from Georgia reached the summit of Mount Kazbek in northern Georgia as a memorial service for the 9/11 victims.

Georgia's Caucasian charm entices hikers
Georgia's Caucasian charm entices hikers

A history spanning centuries and civilisations, churches perched atop green mountains and inexpensive food and wine are just a few of the draws of the small Caucasian country of Georgia.

Take three: Russia repeating Georgia and Moldova formula in Ukraine

Russia aims to employ the well-tested strategy it used to destabilise its neighbours Georgia and Moldova, and with separatists gaining ground it looks like Moscow will succeed again, analysts said.

Brother, sister have sex after watching 'The Notebook', arrested

A brother and a sister were arrested by the police for having sex near a church in Effingham County in the state of Georgia.

Opposition leader wins `illegal` Abkhazia presidential poll

An opposition leader emerged victorious in the presidential vote in the breakaway Georgian region of Abkhazia, authorities said today, in an election denounced as illegal by the European Union and Georgia.

Joe Biden voices support for Georgia`s NATO wishes

Vice President Joe Biden tells Georgian Prime Minister Irakli Garibashvili that he supports the former Soviet republic`s desire to join NATO.