Turkmenistan

JLo urged to donate proceeds from Turkmenistan performance to charity

Jennifer Lopez should think about donating her Turkmenistan performance fee to the charity that supports the victims of his rule, Human Rights Watch said.

Jul 04, 2013, 17:10 PM IST

Turkmenistan president falls from horse

Turkmenistan President Gurbanguly Berdymukhamedov narrowly escaped injuries after falling from a horse during a national horse racing event Sunday, BBC reported.

May 01, 2013, 17:14 PM IST

Ancient mysteries revealed in Turkmen desert sands

Over four millennia ago, the fortress town of Gonur-Tepe might have been a rare advanced civilisation before it was buried for centuries under the dust of the Kara Kum desert in remote western Turkmenistan.

Apr 13, 2013, 14:29 PM IST

Turkmenistan to gift women $14 on Women`s Day

Women in the former Soviet state of Turkmenistan will receive 40 manats (around $14) as a gift from the state ahead of the International Women`s Day, celebrated on March 8.

Mar 04, 2013, 08:17 AM IST

India, Turkmenistan agree to fast-track TAPI project

India and Turkmenistan on Tuesday agreed to take necessary steps for early realisation of the ambitious TAPI gas pipeline project and increase bilateral trade.

Jan 22, 2013, 21:06 PM IST

Foreign ministers of Aus, Lanka, Turkmenistan to visit India

India will host foreign ministers of three important countries -- Australia, Sri Lanka and Turkmenistan -- this week.

Jan 20, 2013, 12:05 PM IST

Kremlin website blocked in Turkmenistan

The Russian presidential website www.kremlin.ru has been inaccessible in Turkmenistan for the past two days.

Dec 07, 2012, 09:42 AM IST

India proposes JV with Turkmenistan to manufacture Aakash

India on Tuesday proposed forming a joint venture with Turkmenistan to manufacture low-cost tablet 'Aakash' for supply to students in the CIS nation.

Sep 18, 2012, 23:09 PM IST

North Korea take home AFC Challenge Cup

North Korea edged Turkmenistan 2-1 to claim the AFC Challenge Cup in Nepal`s capital Kathmandu on Monday and guarantee themselves a place in the region`s premier football tournament.

Mar 19, 2012, 22:57 PM IST

Turkmen leader set for easy victory in election

Turkmenistan has 2.9 million registered voters, slightly more than half of the total population.

Feb 12, 2012, 12:08 PM IST

Turkmenistan to boost China gas deliveries

China became Turkmenistan`s largest trade partner in 2011, with bilateral trade rising to USD 3.56 billion in the first three quarters.

Nov 24, 2011, 12:36 PM IST

Turkmenistan sets Feb date for presidential vote

The elections will be a mere formality extending the rule of President Gurbanguli Berdymukhamedov.

Aug 06, 2011, 11:56 AM IST

India hold Turkmenistan in AFC Challenge Cup

India played out a 1-1 draw with Turkmenistan in their final group match of the AFC Challenge Cup qualifying round at the MBPJ Stadium on Friday.

Mar 25, 2011, 23:08 PM IST

India hold Turkmenistan in AFC Challenge Cup

India played out a 1-1 draw with Turkmenistan in their final group match of the AFC Challenge Cup qualifying round at the MBPJ Stadium on Friday.

Mar 25, 2011, 23:08 PM IST

Turkmenistan pardons 2,000 prisoners in amnesty: Report

The amnesty was aimed at "consolidating the unity of Turkmen society”.

Dec 11, 2010, 09:29 AM IST

PETA opposes sending elephants to Turkmenistan

PETA has asked Jairam Ramesh to reconsider the decision to send two elephants from the country`s zoos to Turkmenistan.

Oct 28, 2010, 18:28 PM IST

Blake to travel to Turkmenistan, Uzbekistan

Robert Blake will visit the Central Asian countries next week.

Jun 11, 2010, 10:04 AM IST

Turkmenistan to switch over to multi-party system

The elders of Turkmenistan
have approved a proposal voiced by Turkmen President,
suggesting a transition from one-party to multi-party system.

May 15, 2010, 13:25 PM IST

Turkmenistan sacks `incompetent` oil and gas chief

The leader of energy-rich Turkmenistan has fired his oil and gas minister for incompetence, just three months after appointing him, a state newspaper reported Saturday

Jan 16, 2010, 15:38 PM IST

China unveils landmark Turkmenistan pipeline

China`s President Hu Jintao on Monday opened a pipeline to transport Turkmen natural gas to China, a major victory for Beijing in its drive to access Central Asian energy resources.

Dec 14, 2009, 14:59 PM IST