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Damaging mudflow in Almaty Oblast, photos and videos leaked online

Photos and video clips of the mudflow in Talgar District of Almaty Oblast have appeared YouTube and Instagram

Damaging mudflow in Almaty Oblast, photos and videos leaked online
Siberian tiger. Photo courtesy of tigromania.ru
Revival of extinct Caspian tigers in Kazakhstan

A Caspian Tiger National Park may be opened in 2019.

Revival of extinct Caspian tigers in Kazakhstan
At the site of plane crash. ©tengrinews.kz
Light aircraft crashes in Almaty Oblast

A Light aircraft Bekas-X-32 has crashed in Almaty Oblast on May 28, 2014.

Light aircraft crashes in Almaty Oblast
Photo ©Akhat Ibrayev
Weinstein brothers finish Marco Polo filming in Kazakhstan

Filming of Marco Polo TV series produced by Weinstein brothers has finished in Kazakhstan.

Weinstein brothers finish Marco Polo filming in Kazakhstan
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
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MobilEx holds Snow Leopard rally near Almaty

The Snow Leopard rally sprint was held near Almaty at the MobilEx Racing Team sports base on February 9.

MobilEx holds Snow Leopard rally near Almaty
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Construction of Kemin-Almaty power line considered impractical

Kazakhstani energy experts have decided that construction of Kemin-Almaty high voltage power line is impractical.

Construction of Kemin-Almaty power line considered impractical
©Rosa Esenkulova
900 more Australian cows to be delivered to Almaty

Australian suppliers will send 928 more cows to Kazakhstan. Part of the live cargo dispatch earlier suffocated during the flight.

900 more Australian cows to be delivered to Almaty
Similar event was held in Buryatiya, Russia. Photo courtesy of egov-buryatia.ru
Taldykorgan citizens do 24838 push-ups on May 9

More than 2000 people took part in the event. Every person, who participated in the relay, had to do at least 10 push-ups.

Taldykorgan citizens do 24838 push-ups on May 9
Festival of steppe barbecue and pilaff. ©Vladimir Prokopenko
Festival of steppe barbecue and pilaf held in Almaty oblast

More than 7000 people came to Tamgaly Tas gorge to participate in the two-day open-air event.

Festival of steppe barbecue and pilaf held in Almaty oblast
Three boys and two girls from Baganashil orphanage dubbed the scene when little monsters arrived to the Monsters University. ©tengrinews.kz
Monsters University dubbed in Kazakh by children from orphanage

Three boys and two girls from Baganashil orphanage dubbed the scene when little monsters arrive to the Monsters University.

Monsters University dubbed in Kazakh by children from orphanage
Famous constrcutor Boris Yaglinskiy. Photo courtesy of Megapolis.kz
Turgen considered best place for International Ski Resort

Foreign experts who studied Zailiysky Alatau long ago chose Turgen's Oykaragay plateau as the best place for construction of a ski resort.

Turgen considered best place for International Ski Resort
A rock-fish. Photo courtesy of sevnews.info
Fisherman caught rockfish in Kapchagay lake near Almaty

It still remains a puzzle how the fish got to the freshwater lake and how it managed to survive in such an unusual habitat.

Fisherman caught rockfish in Kapchagay lake near Almaty
Photo courtesy of annews.ru
International Entertainment and Tourist Center will be constructed near Almaty

Nature Park Altyn Emel and Tamgaly Tas mountain area will attract both Kazakhstan and foreign tourists.

International Entertainment and Tourist Center will be constructed near Almaty
Security forces had raided the village of Tan. Photo by Michail Altuyev©
VIDEO: Nine militants killed near main Kazakh city: police

Kazakh police on Friday reported killing nine militants just outside the financial centre Almaty in the latest surge of violence to hit the oil-rich and once stable Central Asian state.

VIDEO: Nine militants killed near main Kazakh city: police
Winter fishing. ©RIA Novosti
Winter Fishing World Championship to be held in Kazakhstan for the first time

Kazakhstan will host Winter Fishing World Championship at Kapshagay lake on February 6-12 for the first time.

Winter Fishing World Championship to be held in Kazakhstan for the first time
Ostrich egg. Photo courtesy of ami-tass.ru
Omelette for 13 out of one ostrich egg in a farm near Almaty

There are ostrich breeding farms in Kazakhstan in Almaty, Astana, Karaganda, Zhezkazgan and Ust-Kamenogorsk.

Omelette for 13 out of one ostrich egg in a farm near Almaty
Vladimir Dmitriyev©
Mountain bike race to take place in Almaty oblast

A three-day Jeiran-trophy bicycle race will take place in Almaty oblast on April 30 - May 2.

Mountain bike race to take place in Almaty oblast