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Ex-Prime Minister of Kazakhstan appears before court

Former Prime Minister of Kazakhstan Serik Akhmetov has appeared before the court on charges of large scale corruption.

Ex-Prime Minister of Kazakhstan appears before court
Photo courtesy of fireman.kz.
Shopping mall under construction collapses in Karaganda, one injured

A shopping mall under construction has collapsed in Karaganda city in central Kazakhstan.

Shopping mall under construction collapses in Karaganda, one injured
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Presidential elections in Kazakhstan: voting ends, voter turnout exceeds 95%

Voting in the presidential elections in Kazakhstan has ended.

Presidential elections in Kazakhstan: voting ends, voter turnout exceeds 95%
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Nearly 90% voter turnout at Kazakhstan’s presidential elections

Nearly 90 percent of voters have cast their ballots in the presidential elections in Kazakhstan today, April 26.

Nearly 90% voter turnout at Kazakhstan’s presidential elections
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Over 80% vote in presidential elections in Kazakhstan

Over 80 of Kazakhstanis eligible to vote have cast their voted in the presidential elections of April 26 by 4 p.m.

Over 80% vote in presidential elections in Kazakhstan
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Over 40% vote in presidential elections in Kazakhstan before noon

41.69 percent of all the voters in Kazakhstan have cast their ballots by noon in the April 26 presidential elections.

Over 40% vote in presidential elections in Kazakhstan before noon
President Nursultan Nazarbayev. Photo © Turar Kazangapov
Nazarbayev: flood emergency under control

President Nursultan Nazarbayev has reassured Kazakhstanis that the flood emergency has been taken under control.

Nazarbayev: flood emergency under control
Photo courtesy of dvkradinov.diary.ru
Astana gasification gets off ground

The issue of gasifying Kazakhstan's central territories is finally off the ground with two companies launching a joint project for exploration of methane gas in Karaganda Oblast.

Astana gasification gets off ground
Photo courtesy of ecorepublicano.es
Kazakh-Spanish documentary wins Jakarta film festival award

A Kazakh-Spanish film about Soviet-era Spaniards held prisoners in a labor camp on the territory of present day Kazakhstan has won an award at the Jakarta Film Festival.

Kazakh-Spanish documentary wins Jakarta film festival award
Gennady Golovkin. Photo courtesy of theguardian.com
President Nazarbayev congratulates Golovkin on victory

President of Kazakhstan Nursultan Nazarbayev has congratulated Gennady Golovkin on his victory over Martin Murray.

President Nazarbayev congratulates Golovkin on victory
Mardan Berikbayev vs Anthony Ortiz.  Photo  © vk.com/astanaarlans
Astana Arlans tame Puerto Rico Hurricanes: 3 TKOs and 5:0

Kazakhstan's Astana Arlans faced Puerto Rico Hurricanes at the Boxing Center Sapiyev in Karaganda city.

Astana Arlans tame Puerto Rico Hurricanes: 3 TKOs and 5:0
Brian Ceballo vs Aslanbek Shymbergenov. Photo © vk.com/astana_arlans
Kazakh Wolves take USA Knockouts down: Astana Arlans win 5:0

The Astana Arlans has faced the main opponent in the Group B USA Knockouts in Karaganda, Kazakhstan on February 8.

Kazakh Wolves take USA Knockouts down: Astana Arlans win 5:0
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Kazakhstan to return 4.1 billion tenge of VAT payments to ArcelorMittal Temirtau

The Taxation Department of Karaganda Oblast has began a check to confirm the outstanding debt of Kazakhstan tax authorities to ArcelorMittal Temirtau.

Kazakhstan to return 4.1 billion tenge of VAT payments to ArcelorMittal Temirtau
Photo courtesy of the press service of the Governor of Karaganda Oblast.
ArcelorMittal Temirtau employees to receive full salary

ArcelorMittal Temirtau will pay the remaining 25 percent of the workers' wages before February 17.

ArcelorMittal Temirtau employees to receive full salary
Serik Sapiev. Photo © astanaarlans.kz
Astana Arlans-USA Knockouts fight postponed to February 8

The Astana Arlans of Kazakhstan will face USA Knockouts on February 8 in Karaganda, central Kazakhstan.

Astana Arlans-USA Knockouts fight postponed to February 8
Gennady Golovkin. Photo courtesy of vk.com/ggolovkin
Golovkin starts construction of resort in Karaganda's National Park

Kazakhstani boxer Gennady Golovkin is constructing a resort in the Karkaralinsk National Park, Karaganda Oblast.

Golovkin starts construction of resort in Karaganda's National Park
Winners of Miss Karaganda beauty pageant. ©ekaraganda.kz
Most beautiful girls selected in Kyzylorda and Karaganda

Over the weekend two regional beauty pageants Miss Karaganda-2014 and Miss Kyzylorda-2014 has been held within the frameworks of nationwide Miss Kazakhstan beauty contest.

Most beautiful girls selected in Kyzylorda and Karaganda
Serik Akhmetov ©Turar Kazangapov
Former Kazakh PM under house arrest on corruption charges

Former Prime Minister of Kazakhstan and ex-Defense Minister Serik Akhmetov has been put under house arrest on corruption related charges.

Former Kazakh PM under house arrest on corruption charges
Photo courtesy of nv.kz
Surgeons remove pencil from boy's chest in Kazakhstan

Kazakhstani surgeons have removed a pencil from the chest of a 10 y.o. boy.

Surgeons remove pencil from boy's chest in Kazakhstan
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Explosion in Karaganda mine: one killed, one injured

An explosion in a mine in Satpayev town of Karaganda Oblast in central Kazakhstan has claimed one life.

Explosion in Karaganda mine: one killed, one injured