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'Shouldn't we move?' Ferry evacuation under scrutiny
'Shouldn't we move?' Ferry evacuation under scrutiny

National shock at a ferry disaster that may have claimed the lives of hundreds of South Korean schoolchildren was mixed with fury Thursday at growing evidence that many passengers were denied a proper chance to escape the sinking vessel.

'Shouldn't we move?' Ferry evacuation under scrutiny
U.S. actor Paul Walker. ©Reuters/Filipe Carvalho
Dead star's brothers to finish 'Fast and Furious 7'

Late "Fast and Furious" star Paul Walker's brothers will stand in for him to complete the seventh movie in the blockbuster franchise, after the actor's death, filmmakers said.

Dead star's brothers to finish 'Fast and Furious 7'
At least 36 dead in Mexico bus crash: official
At least 36 dead in Mexico bus crash: official

A bus slammed into the back of a badly parked trailer-truck and burst into flames in Mexico Sunday, killing at least 36 people and injuring four others, authorities said.

At least 36 dead in Mexico bus crash: official
Ten dead in road accident in California
Ten dead in road accident in California

A delivery truck ploughed into a bus carrying American students in northern California, killing ten people and injuring at least 30, the California Highway Patrol said.

Ten dead in road accident in California
Lyceum School No.5 in Taldykorgan. ©tengrinewstv.kz
Wind-ripped roofing knocks 10 y.o. into coma in Taldykorgan

A strong wind blew off parts of roofing from a school building in Taldykorgan and threw them at a 10-y.o. boy who was walking by leaving deep cuts in his belly.

Wind-ripped roofing knocks 10 y.o. into coma in Taldykorgan
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One child dead, dozen hurt in US daycare center crash

A dozen children were injured and a girl killed when a car slammed into a daycare center Wednesday in Florida after being struck by a hit-and-run driver, police said.

One child dead, dozen hurt in US daycare center crash
©Reuters/Enrique Calvo
Cap, goggles found from Australian shark attack victim

The swimming cap and goggles of a woman taken by a shark in Australia have been found along with a small amount of human remains, police said.

Cap, goggles found from Australian shark attack victim
©Reuters/Regis Duvignau
China toddler started fire which killed 12: Xinhua

Investigators in China have accused a three-year-old girl of playing with a cigarette lighter and starting a workshop fire which killed 12 people, state media reported.

China toddler started fire which killed 12: Xinhua
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Woman killed by shark in Australia

A woman was taken by a shark on Thursday while swimming with her husband in Australia, authorities said, in an attack which horrified fellow swimmers.

Woman killed by shark in Australia
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Drowning boy saved by pregnant woman

A woman nine months pregnant has saved a boy from drowning in the icy waters of the Irtysh River.

Drowning boy saved by pregnant woman
SCAT aircraft. Photo courtesy of panoramio.com
Brake failure in Astana airport, aircraft smoking on runway

Brake system has failed Scat's Boeing-757 during landing at Astana airport.

Brake failure in Astana airport, aircraft smoking on runway
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Russian rocket lands near Kazakh village

A Russian rocket has unexpectedly slumped near Shungay village in Bokeiorda region of West Kazakhstan Oblast.

Russian rocket lands near Kazakh village
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Nazarbayev on crime rates, urban planning and traffic in Almaty

President Nazarbayev has discussed key aspects of development of Almaty.

Nazarbayev on crime rates, urban planning and traffic in Almaty
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Truck with 40 cows flips over in Atyrau

A horrible car accident happened near Atyrau in western Kazakhstan. The site resembled a battlefield even though no people were killed.

Truck with 40 cows flips over in Atyrau
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Car crashes into kiosk with woman sleeping inside

A car accident involving a sleeping woman, drunk man, crashed car and ruined kiosk has happened in Almaty.

Car crashes into kiosk with woman sleeping inside
Police Sergeant Berik Tasybayev. ©Tengrinews.kz
Drunk police officer kills two in car accident in Astana

A Mercedes driving at an extremely high speed crashed into a BMW-7 in Astana killing two. A police patrol sergeant Berik Tasybaev was driving the Mercedes. He was drunk.

Drunk police officer kills two in car accident in Astana
©Iskander Salikhojayev
Crane, bus crash injures 15 in Astana

A crane and a bus have crashed in Astana injuring 15.

Crane, bus crash injures 15 in Astana
Australian surfer injured as dolphin slams into him
Australian surfer injured as dolphin slams into him

A surfer in Australia was airlifted to hospital Monday after a dolphin slammed into him as he was riding a wave at a remote beach.

Australian surfer injured as dolphin slams into him
The accident site. ©Ministry of Emergencies of Kazakhstan
Investigation is over: MI-8 chopper crash in Almaty Oblast

Investigation of the MI-823 helicopter crash in Almaty Oblast has been completed.

Investigation is over: MI-8 chopper crash in Almaty Oblast
©Reuters/Jeff Kowalsky
Recalled GM cars linked to 303 airbag-related deaths

US safety regulators have tracked 303 deaths after airbags failed to properly deploy in vehicles recently recalled by General Motors.

Recalled GM cars linked to 303 airbag-related deaths