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20 wagons derail in Karaganda oblast

Karaganda transport prosecutors initiated a criminal case over derailment of 20 freight wagons at Karagan-Ozek station.

20 wagons derail in Karaganda oblast
Saran town. Tengrinews.kz file photo
Mother Teresa's close friend arrives in Kazakhstan

A close friend of Mother Teresa and famous British ophthalmologist Surenda Kumar Upadia arrived to Kazakhstan’s town of Saran in Karaganda oblast.

Mother Teresa's close friend arrives in Kazakhstan
Miss Karaganda 2013. Personal archive photo
Most beautiful girl selected in Karaganda

17-y.o. Diana Kenesova has become the holder of Miss Karaganda 2013 title.

Most beautiful girl selected in Karaganda
Andris Berzins. ©REUTERS
Berzins opens memorial to repressed Latvians in Karaganda oblast

Latvian President Andris Berzins opened a memorial to Latvian victims of political repressions in Karaganda oblast in central Kazakhstan.

Berzins opens memorial to repressed Latvians in Karaganda oblast
Photo courtesy of nnm.ru
Karaganda oblast to get wind power station in 2016

A 15 MW wind power plant will be constructed in Karaganda oblast in central Kazakhstan.

Karaganda oblast to get wind power station in 2016
Karaganda at night. Photo courtesy of  karaganda.info
Karaganda to enter Astana agglomeration

Karaganda and Schuchinsk-Borovoye resort area will be included in Astana agglomeration in future.

Karaganda to enter Astana agglomeration
At the accident site. Snapshot of STV Channel©
Russia tags Kazakhstan's statement about low-quality MIG-31 overhaul pressure on investigation

It is too early and incorrect to make any conclusions on the causes of the aircraft crash in Kazakhstan: Russia's AviaRemont.

Russia tags Kazakhstan's statement about low-quality MIG-31 overhaul pressure on investigation
Akim of Karaganda oblast Baurzhan Abdishev. ©karaganda-akimat.kz
Family of pilot killed in MIG-31 crash receives 1 million tenge

Governor of Karaganda Oblast transferred 1 million tenge to the family of Marat Yedigeev who died in the crash of MIG-31 military plane.

Family of pilot killed in MIG-31 crash receives 1 million tenge
At the accident site. Snapshot of STV Channel©
MIG-31 crashed because of control system failure

The aircraft started spinning into the left at the height of 3 thousand meters: this was for sure a control system failure: expert.

MIG-31 crashed because of control system failure
At the accident site. Snapshot of STV Channel©
Pilot of crashed MIG-31 diverted it from village

Marat Yedigeev, the commander pilot of MIG-31 aircraft that crashed on April 23 in Karaganda oblast, diverted the falling aircraft from a village.

Pilot of crashed MIG-31 diverted it from village
At the accident site. Snapshot of STV Channel©
Witness tells about MIG-31 crash and its brave pilot

MIG-31 navigator is in hospital with a brain concussion; the deceased pilot had a wife and three children.

Witness tells about MIG-31 crash and its brave pilot
MIG-31 aircrafts owned by Kazakhstan Defense Ministry. Photo courtesy of Yermek Sarbassov/Kazakhstan Defense Ministry©
Equipment failure blamed for MIG-31 crash in Karaganda oblast

Equipment failure was the main reason of the MIG-31 military aircraft crash in Karaganda oblast.

Equipment failure blamed for MIG-31 crash in Karaganda oblast
40 000 drug addicts are registered in Kazakhstan at present. ©RIA Novosti
Average age of Kazkahstan drug addicts is 20

There are 40 000 registered drug addicts in Kazakhstan at present.

Average age of Kazkahstan drug addicts is 20
Asset Issekeshev. Photo courtesy of PrimeMinister.kz
Issekeshev checks on gas treatment project in Karaganda oblast

Minister of Industry and New Technologies checked on the industrialization process in Karaganda oblast in central Kazakhstan.

Issekeshev checks on gas treatment project in Karaganda oblast
Ethnovillage in Ust-Kamenogorsk. Photo courtesy of oskemen.info
Ethno villages to spring around Astana city

Ethnic villages will be built in the residential areas adjusted to Astana city within the radius of 30-50 kilometers before the EXPO-2017.

Ethno villages to spring around Astana city
Baurzhan Abdishev. ©karaganda-akimat.kz
New Akim of Karaganda oblast appointed

Baurzhan Abdishev has been appointed Akim (Governor) of Karaganda oblast.

New Akim of Karaganda oblast appointed
Photo courtesy of website of ArcelorMittal Temirtau
Miners suing ArcelorMittal Temirtau

Miners of the coal department of ArcelorMittal Temirtau have filed a claim against the company.

Miners suing ArcelorMittal Temirtau
Photo courtesy of sobitie.com.ua
A crack caused evacuation of citizens from 9-storey building in Priozersk

Around 100 residents were evacuated from the emergency-state 9-storey residential building in Priozersk town of Kazakhstan’s Karaganda oblast.

A crack caused evacuation of citizens from 9-storey building in Priozersk
Demolishing old housing. ©RIA Novosti
Cracked 9-storey building to be demolished in Priozersk

A cracked 9-storey residential building in Priozersk of Karaganda oblast has been declared an emergency and will be demolished.

Cracked 9-storey building to be demolished in Priozersk
Storm consequences in Zhambyl oblast. Photo by Anton Akulov©
Construction materials from Kazakhstan's reserve fund sent to Zhambyl oblast

Construction materials were dispatched from Kazakhstan state material reserve to the storm-hit Zhambyl oblast.

Construction materials from Kazakhstan's reserve fund sent to Zhambyl oblast