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'Beautiful Mind' mathematician John Nash killed in US car crash
'Beautiful Mind' mathematician John Nash killed in US car crash

Nobel Prize-winning US mathematician John Nash, who inspired the film "A Beautiful Mind," was killed with his wife in a New Jersey car crash.

'Beautiful Mind' mathematician John Nash killed in US car crash
Germanwings victims remembered in Barcelona memorial service
Germanwings victims remembered in Barcelona memorial service

Some 1,500 people attended a memorial service at Barcelona's iconic Sagrada Familia Cathedral, and paid homage to the 150 people killed in Germanwings plane crash.

Germanwings victims remembered in Barcelona memorial service
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16 dead in road collision in Kazakhstan

A terrible road accident in the south of Kazakhstan has left 16 people dead, three children among them.

16 dead in road collision in Kazakhstan
Up to 400 migrants died in boat capsize off Libya: survivors
Up to 400 migrants died in boat capsize off Libya: survivors

Up to 400 illegal migrants died after their vessel capsized off the Libyan coast, said survivors who were brought to Italy.

Up to 400 migrants died in boat capsize off Libya: survivors
Morocco bus crash kills 33, mostly school athletes
Morocco bus crash kills 33, mostly school athletes

More than 30 people, mostly schoolchildren returning from a sports meet, were killed Friday in Morocco when their bus caught fire.

Morocco bus crash kills 33, mostly school athletes
Photo courtesy of auto.gazeta.kz
4 killed, 18 injured in bus rollover in Kazakhstan

4 people have been killed in a terrible road accident in eastern Kazakhstan.

4 killed, 18 injured in bus rollover in Kazakhstan
Photo courtesy of alau.kz
10 dead in road accident in Kazakhstan

A bus has overturned in Zhambyl Oblast, killing 10 passengers.

10 dead in road accident in Kazakhstan
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Large hot water pipe rupture occurs in Almaty

An accident involving a hot water pipeline has occurred in Almaty, causing a major traffic jam.

Large hot water pipe rupture occurs in Almaty
Photo courtesy of mgorod.kz
Pipeline explodes in western Kazakhstan

An explosion on a gas pipeline in West Kazakhstan Oblast has occured early this morning.

Pipeline explodes in western Kazakhstan
Asem Shakyakhmetova. Photo courtesy of altaynews.kz.
Sole survivor in Kazakhstan's plane crash undergoes five surgeries

The only survivor in the AN-2 plane crash in Zhambyl Oblast, Kazakhstan, Asem Shayakhmetova has had five surgeries from on January 27-29, 2015.

Sole survivor in Kazakhstan's plane crash undergoes five surgeries
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Video from plane crash site in Kazakhstan published on the Internet

An exclusive video depicts the scene of the Zhumbyl Oblast plane crash site in Kazakhstan several hours after the tragedy.

Video from plane crash site in Kazakhstan published on the Internet
Sole survivor undergoes surgeries as new details of plane crash in Kazakhstan emerge

The only survivor of the plane crash in Kazakhstan's Zhambyl Oblast Asem Shayakhmetova is undergoing surgeries to her lower limbs, while the CEO of air company whose plane crashed speaks to the journalists.

Sole survivor undergoes surgeries as new details of plane crash in Kazakhstan emerge
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Sole survivor in Zhambyl Oblast plane crash regains consciousness

The only survivor in Zhambyl Oblast plane crash has now regained consciousness. Her condition is severe but stable.

Sole survivor in Zhambyl Oblast plane crash regains consciousness
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Airplane crash in Kazakhstan: 6 dead, 1 injured

AN-2 airplane of Kazakhmys company has crashed in southern Kazakhstan; six people killed, one - severely injured.

Airplane crash in Kazakhstan: 6 dead, 1 injured
©Daniyar Bozov
Massive traffic accident in Almaty: passenger bus, garbage truck, 12 cars

A passenger bus crashed into a garbage truck after grazing a dozen cars in Almaty. Seven people injured.

Massive traffic accident in Almaty: passenger bus, garbage truck, 12 cars
Philippine plane following Pope Francis overshoots runway
Philippine plane following Pope Francis overshoots runway

A plane carrying top aides of Philippine President overshot a runway in stormy weather, shortly after Pope Francis's plane took off from the same airport.

Philippine plane following Pope Francis overshoots runway
21 confirmed dead after tugboat sinks in China
21 confirmed dead after tugboat sinks in China

Twenty-one people have been confirmed dead after a tugboat sank on a trial voyage on the Yangtze, China's longest river.

21 confirmed dead after tugboat sinks in China
Brazil train collision leaves 158 injured
Brazil train collision leaves 158 injured

Two trains serving Brazil's much-criticized commuter rail service collided outside Rio de Janeiro, injuring 158 people.

Brazil train collision leaves 158 injured
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Car turns in block of ice in Astana: Prank or accident?

A car has turned in a block of ice in Kazakhstan's Astana.

Car turns in block of ice in Astana: Prank or accident?
Photo © Vladimir Prokopenko
Pipeline accident causes flood and traffic jam on Al Farabi in Almaty

Residents of Almaty have had an upleasant surprise this morning. A break in a water pipline caused flooding of Al Farabi avenue near Nurly Tau residential complex.

Pipeline accident causes flood and traffic jam on Al Farabi in Almaty