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Airplanes from Slovenia seized by customs in Karaganda

Customs in Kazakhstan's Karaganda have seized a batch of single engine airplanes from Eastern Europe.

Airplanes from Slovenia seized by customs in Karaganda
Ruslan Valiullin.Photo courtesy of Express-K
Paralized website developer from Karaganda Oblast

A fully handicapped man from Kazakhstan became a successful programmer.

Paralized website developer from Karaganda Oblast
Photo courtesy of newskaz.ru
Kazakhstan and South Korea to work on explorations in Karaganda Oblast

Kazakhstan has signed an agreement with South Korea on geological exploration of Dyusenbai section in Karaganda Oblas.

Kazakhstan and South Korea to work on explorations in Karaganda Oblast
New Akim of Karaganda Oblast.Nurmukhambet Abdibekov. Photo  ©republika.kz
New Karaganda Oblast Akim appointed

Nurmukhambet Abdibekov has been appointed new Akim of Karaganda Oblast.

New Karaganda Oblast Akim appointed
Photo courtesy of ortcom.kz.
Kazakhstan divides its cities into 3 categories

Kazakhstan's cities will be divided into three categories for development purposes.

Kazakhstan divides its cities into 3 categories
©RIA News
Kazakhstan bans heavy trucks from highways during daytime

Kazakhstan is banning heavy trucks from national highways during daytime in summer to save the road-surface.

Kazakhstan bans heavy trucks from highways during daytime
Photo courtesy of nv.kz
Mass layoffs expected at ArcelorMittal Temirtau

ArcelorMittal Temirtau plans to dismiss almost one thousand Kazakhstan workers in 2014.

Mass layoffs expected at ArcelorMittal Temirtau
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Kazakhstan and Turkey agree on 16 additional flights

The Kazakhstan Transport Ministry has arranged for 16 additional flights a week to Turkey for the summer season.

Kazakhstan and Turkey agree on 16 additional flights
Photo © RIA Novosty
Italian drug mule caught in Karaganda leaking heroin

Italian Kyrgyz drug mule has been caught in Karaganda hallucinating from the heroin leaking in his stomach.

Italian drug mule caught in Karaganda leaking heroin
Vladimir Sukhov with his piano teacher and a jury member. Screenshot from Channel Five.
13 y.o. piano virtuoso from Karaganda wins Italian competition

13 y.o. Karaganda native Vladimir Sukhov won the international music competition in Rome, Italy

13 y.o. piano virtuoso from Karaganda wins Italian competition
The destroyed dam in Kokpekty © tengrinewstv.kz
Criminal cases in deadly Kokpekty dam burst

The Prosecutor of Karaganda Oblast initiated a criminal case against the owner and the tenant of Kokpekty water reservoir.

Criminal cases in deadly Kokpekty dam burst
Photo courtesy of liter.kz
Kokpekti flood could have been prevented?

Report on the critical condition of the Kokpekti dam was filed 7 years ago.

Kokpekti flood could have been prevented?
Volunteers helping clean Kokpekti village after the flood.  ©Zhan Otan Karaganda
More volunteers arrive to Kokpekti

Minister of Emergency Situations denied rumors about villagers missing after the flood in Kokpekti village.

More volunteers arrive to Kokpekti
Minister of Emergency Situations Vladimir Bozhko. Photo courtesy of pm.kz
Update on flooding in Karaganda Oblast

The risk of flooding in Akmola and Karaganda Oblasts, central Kazakhstan, is high because the warming was very sharp this spring.

Update on flooding in Karaganda Oblast
Photo © Emergency Situations Department press office
Kazakhstan Minister of Emergencies on Kokpekty flood

Sharp warming is to blame for the dam burst and flood in Kokpekty village of Karaganda Oblast.

Kazakhstan Minister of Emergencies on Kokpekty flood
Photo courtesy of Baurbek Konyrov
Flood victims give account of disaster in Karaganda Oblast

Kokpekty villagers talked about the homes they lost in the flood caused by a dam burst.

Flood victims give account of disaster in Karaganda Oblast
©Emergencies Department of Karaganda Oblast
Dike burst: People back to their houses in Karaganda Oblast

People evacuated after the dike burst flooding Kokpekty village in Karaganda Oblast are now back in their houses.

Dike burst: People back to their houses in Karaganda Oblast
©Emergency Department of Karaganda Oblast
Number of victims of dike burst near Karaganda reaches 5

The number of victims of today's dam burst in Kokpekty village of Karaganda Oblast has reached 5.

Number of victims of dike burst near Karaganda reaches 5
Tengrinews.kz file photo
Dike scoured near Karaganda: 4 killed

Four people have been killed in a dam scour near Kokpekty village in Karaganda Oblast.

Dike scoured near Karaganda: 4 killed
Photo courtesy of nv.kz
Bear eaten by cats in Karaganda

A horrendous incident occurred at the Karaganda Zoo: children witnessed a baby bear being eaten by jaguars.

Bear eaten by cats in Karaganda