20 November, wednesday


Behzod Yuldashev heads Academy of Sciences 

Academician Behzod Yuldashev was elected president of Academy of Sciences.

Shuhrat Jalilov heads Nuroniy Foundation 

Shuhrat Jalilov headed Foundation on support public activities of veterans of Uzbekistan Nuroniy.

2 January announced day off in Uzbekistan 

President of Uzbekistan signed an order announcing 2 January day off.

Galina Melnikova awarded title of People’s Artist 

President signed a decree on awarding famous speaker Galina Melnikova title of People’s Artist of Uzbekistan.

Another Aeroflot flight to Moscow interrupted for technical reasons 

For the second time in 10 days, Aeroflot’s SU1871 flight from Tashkent to Moscow was interrupted.

New rector of Tashkent Medical Academy appointed 

Former deputy minister of Public Health Laziz Tuichiev became rector of the Tashkent Medical Academy.

Main New Year tree to be located near park Anhor-Locomotiv (photos) 

Area for the country’s main New Year tree is preparing near capital park Anhor-Locomotiv.

Aeroflot airplane returns to Tashkent after departure 

The reason for the return of flight SU1871 was problem with door lock of a luggage compartment.

Uzbekistan national dies in road accident in Russia 

15-year old girl from Uzbekistan is among 12 killed in road accident in Russia and her twin sister is in critical condition.

Gallery: Voting outside polling stations 

Voters with disabilities could cast their ballots from home.

Voter turnout in Uzbekistan exceeds 85% 

86.6% of voters have participated in the presidential elections in Uzbekistan by 19:00.

Gallery: Elections in Navoi region 

Photo report on voting in the city of Navoi, central Navoi region of Uzbekistan.