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Horrible road accident in Almaty, water carrier crushes pedestrians

In a fatal road traffic accident in Kazakhstan's Almaty, a water carrier truck killed 2 and injured 7.

Horrible road accident in Almaty, water carrier crushes pedestrians
Baurzhan Baibek ©Turar Kazangapov
Mayor of Almaty replaced with fresh face: analysis

Experts discuss the replacement of Akim of Almaty Akhmetzhan Yessimov with a young career official Baurzhan Baibek.

Mayor of Almaty replaced with fresh face: analysis
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Kazakhstan-born model Alena Subbotina makes project about Kazakhstan

Kazakhstan-born model Alena Subbotina, who currently resides in New York, has been preparing a project about Kazakhstan.

Kazakhstan-born model Alena Subbotina makes project about Kazakhstan
Paulina Vega during the Opera Ball in Almaty. ©Aizhan Tugelbayeva
Paulina Vega tells about her trip to Kazakhstan in June

Miss Universe-2014 Paulina Vega from Columbia has devoted a video in her blog to Kazakhstan.

Paulina Vega tells about her trip to Kazakhstan in June
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Mother from Almaty gives birth to fantastic four

A mother from Almaty has given birth to quadruplets.

Mother from Almaty gives birth to fantastic four
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Tour of World Class to take place in Almaty on August 16

Almaty residents are welcomed to take part in the Tour of World Class that will be held on August 16.

Tour of World Class to take place in Almaty on August 16
Fire in Almaty. ©Tengrinews
Fire in Almaty shopping mall

Fire has broken out in Passage shopping mall located at the crossing of Kunayev and Zhibek Zholy streets of Almaty city on August 10.

Fire in Almaty shopping mall
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Almaty Marathon starts online registration for 2016

The Almaty Marathon, an annual charity event, invites healthy lifestyle lovers to take part in the anniversary run.

Almaty Marathon starts online registration for 2016
Nursultan Nazarbayev. Photo courtesy of Vesti.kz.
Nazarbayev talks about development of Almaty

Kazakh President Nursultan Nazarbayev visited Almaty to discuss new appointments, the city's development and its general role in Kazakhstan's economy.

Nazarbayev talks about development of Almaty
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Rental bikes to become part of public transport system in Almaty

Rental bikes will become part of the public transport system in Almaty.

Rental bikes to become part of public transport system in Almaty
New Akim of Almaty Baurzhan Baibek. Photo courtesy of old.liter.kz
Almaty gets new Mayor from Nur Otan

Baurzhan Baibek has been appointed the new Akim (Mayor) of Almaty. Former Almaty Mayor Akhtemzhan Yessimov was appointed to lead the Astana EXPO-2017 steering company.

Almaty gets new Mayor from Nur Otan
Argentinian street artist creates art wall in Almaty

Argentinian street artists Marina Zumi has turned the walls of the Abilkhan Kasteev’s School of Art and Technical Design into a colorful masterpiece.

Argentinian street artist creates art wall in Almaty
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Miss Almaty-2015 participants presented

14 finalists of Miss Almaty-2015 beauty pageant have been named.

Miss Almaty-2015 participants presented
Chingiz Alpyspayev. Photo courtesy of Chingiz Alpyspayev
17-yo Almaty native to participate at World Yo-Yo Champion in Tokyo

Chingiz Alpyspayev, 17, from Kazakhstan is going to the World Yo-Yo Champion in Tokyo

17-yo Almaty native to participate at World Yo-Yo Champion in Tokyo
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Kazakhstan's Kairat FC wins Aberdeen FC at Europe League third qualifying 2:1

Almaty-based Kairat FC has defeated the Scottish Aberdeen FC during the first leg of the Europa League third qualifying.

Kazakhstan's Kairat FC wins Aberdeen FC at Europe League third qualifying 2:1
Mudflow consequences being remedied in Almaty; danger persists

Mudflow consequences are still being remedied in Almaty that was hit by a powerful mud flow on July 23.

Mudflow consequences being remedied in Almaty; danger persists
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80 percent of 2022 Winter Olympics venues to be ready by 2017: Almaty's Mayor Akhmetzhan Yessimov

80 percent of the venues for the 2022 Winter Olympic Games will be ready by 2017.

80 percent of 2022 Winter Olympics venues to be ready by 2017: Almaty's Mayor Akhmetzhan Yessimov
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Sabina Altynbekova and Denis Ten join Almaty-2022 committee for IOC meeting

Kazakhstani volleyball player Sabina Altynbekova and the bronze medalist of the Sochi Olympics Denis Ten are joining the distinguished Kazakhstani athletes representing Almaty’s bid for the Winter Olympic Games in 2022.

Sabina Altynbekova and Denis Ten join Almaty-2022 committee for IOC meeting
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British Airlines leave Kazakhstan

The UK's flag carrier British Airways is terminating flights to Kazakhstan.

British Airlines leave Kazakhstan
Almaty hit by mud flows

At aroud 2.15 am morainic lake Bezymyannoye at Kargaly glacier outburst. The water volume of the lake stood at 40 000 cubic meters. The outburst caused mud flows, with part of them overtopping the dam on the Kargaly River.

Almaty hit by mud flows