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Elena Tleulenova
A car buried under the snow
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New abnormal snowfalls expected in Kazakhstan

According to weather forecasters, at the beginning of next month, the country expects a slight warming. However, it will not last long.

New abnormal snowfalls expected in Kazakhstan
Pine Island Glacier drains an area of the West Antarctic Ice Sheet that measures 160,000 sq km
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Huge glacier retreat triggered in 1940s

The melting Antarctic glacier that now contributes more to sea-level rise than any other ice stream began its big decline in the 1940s.

Huge glacier retreat triggered in 1940s
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Hyperloop construction begins in Las Vegas

The full-scale prototype of as futuristic transport system is called DevLoop and could transport passengers at up to 760mph.

Hyperloop construction begins in Las Vegas
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Nazarbayev answered a question about his successor

Nazarbayev said that the transfer of authority is stated in the Constitution of the Republic of Kazakhstan and will occur according to it.

Nazarbayev answered a question about his successor
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"Moonlight" to top Spirit Awards nominations

Coming-of-age tale "Moonlight" and road movie "American Honey" led the pack of independent films tipped for Oscars glory.

"Moonlight" to top Spirit Awards nominations
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Oil prices fall due to investors uncertainty

World oil prices declined on November 22 due to the uncertainty of investors regarding the possible outcome of a meeting of OPEC in Vienna.

Oil prices fall due to investors uncertainty
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MP suggests renaming the capital after Nazarbayev

Deputy of the Majilis of the Parliament Kuanysh Sultanov offered to reflect the name of Nursultan Nazarbayev in the name of Astana.

MP suggests renaming the capital after Nazarbayev
Lufthansa cancels 876 flights over pilot strike
Lufthansa cancels 876 flights over pilot strike

Out of its roughly 3,000 scheduled flights, 876 would be cancelled due to the strike, "affecting some 100,000 passengers".

Lufthansa cancels 876 flights over pilot strike
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China to turn Chernobyl into solar power plant

Two Chinese companies have announced plans to build a one gigawatt solar plant in the zone surrounding the Chernobyl nuclear reactor.

China to turn Chernobyl into solar power plant
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Kanat Islam becomes a top ten WBO boxer

In the updated WBO junior middleweight ranking Kanat Islam is now the sixth.

Kanat Islam becomes a top ten WBO boxer