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The 33th Vice President of the United States Henry Agard Wallace. Photo courtesy of abcnews.go.com.
Photo exhibition dedicated to Victory Day to take place in Almaty and Astana in early May

A photo exhibition dedicated to the 70th anniversary of the Victory in the World War II will open in Almaty on May 6 and in Astana on May 7.

Photo exhibition dedicated to Victory Day to take place in Almaty and Astana in early May
 Yuriy Serebryanskiy. Photo from personal archives
Almaty born writer Serebryanskiy wins Russian Award

Writer Yuriy Serebryanskiy has become the winner of the Russian Award for the second time.

Almaty born writer Serebryanskiy wins Russian Award
Photo © Yaroslav Radlovsky
Eco-friendly Almaty: re-orientation towards pedestrian zones in 2016

Central streets of Almaty will turn into pedestrian zones in 2016.

Eco-friendly Almaty: re-orientation towards pedestrian zones in 2016
Photo © TengrinewsTV
Almaty Charity Marathon gathers 19 thousand enthusiasts

Around 19 thousand professionals and amateurs ran in the 4th Almaty Marathon.

Almaty Charity Marathon gathers 19 thousand enthusiasts
©Turar Kazangapov
Presidential elections in Kazakhstan: voting ends, voter turnout exceeds 95%

Voting in the presidential elections in Kazakhstan has ended.

Presidential elections in Kazakhstan: voting ends, voter turnout exceeds 95%
©Turar Kazangapov
Nearly 90% voter turnout at Kazakhstan’s presidential elections

Nearly 90 percent of voters have cast their ballots in the presidential elections in Kazakhstan today, April 26.

Nearly 90% voter turnout at Kazakhstan’s presidential elections
©Turar Kazangapov
Over 80% vote in presidential elections in Kazakhstan

Over 80 of Kazakhstanis eligible to vote have cast their voted in the presidential elections of April 26 by 4 p.m.

Over 80% vote in presidential elections in Kazakhstan
©Turar Kazangapov
Prominent political figures of Kazakhstan cast their votes

Prominent political figures of Kazakhstan have cast their votes in today’s presidential elections.

Prominent political figures of Kazakhstan cast their votes
©Turar Kazangapov
Over 40% vote in presidential elections in Kazakhstan before noon

41.69 percent of all the voters in Kazakhstan have cast their ballots by noon in the April 26 presidential elections.

Over 40% vote in presidential elections in Kazakhstan before noon
Photo © Nikolay Kolesnikov
Almaty Marathon raises money for orphans

The 4th Almaty Marathon will raise money to help an orphanage build a recreation ground for children with speech disorders.

Almaty Marathon raises money for orphans
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Bridge collapses during construction in Almaty; 20 injured

A bridge has collapsed during pouring of concrete in Kazakhstan's Almaty injuring 20 construction workers.

Bridge collapses during construction in Almaty; 20 injured
Najib Tun Razak and Nursultan Nazarbayev. ©akorda.kz
Nazarbayev meets Malaysian PM

Kazakhstan’s President Nursultan Nazarbayev has met with the Malaysian Prime-Minister Najib Tun Razak on April 18.

Nazarbayev meets Malaysian PM
Galiya Bisengalieva. Photo © Konstantin Knyazevich/old.liter.kz
Galya Bisengalieva brings Notes from London to Almaty

World famous violinist from Kazakhstan Galya Bisengalieva brings Notes from London concert to Almaty on May 13.

Galya Bisengalieva brings Notes from London to Almaty
Bulat Tynybekov. Personal file photo.
French music concert to be held in Almaty in April's end

The concert of French music will take place at Zhas Sakhna theatre in Almaty on April 22 and 25.

French music concert to be held in Almaty in April's end
President Nazarbayev meeting with subway construction workers. Photo © Rosa Yessenkulova
Two new subway stations open in Almaty

Two new subway stations have been opened in Almaty this weekend.

Two new subway stations open in Almaty
Rome and Juliette ballet
Stars of Russian Ballet in Almaty, Astana and Aktau

Stars of Russian ballet will be brining masterpieces of classical music and choreography to Almaty, Astana and Aktau in Kazakhstan.

Stars of Russian Ballet in Almaty, Astana and Aktau
Republic Square, Almaty. Photo courtesy of astanafans.com
Nazarbayev supports eco-friendly Almaty: city centre to become exclusively pedestrian

President Nazarbayev has taken part in a meeting with media representatives to discuss development of the City of Apples - Almaty.

Nazarbayev supports eco-friendly Almaty: city centre to become exclusively pedestrian
Regina Vandysheva. ©Vladimir Prokopenko
Miss Kazakhstan Regina Vandysheva poses for Miss World-2015

Miss Kazakhstan-2014 Regina Vandysheva has had her photos taken for one of the world’s top beauty pageants Miss World-2015.

Miss Kazakhstan Regina Vandysheva poses for Miss World-2015
Photo courtesy of pbs.org.
70 percent voter turnout expected at Kazakhstan elections in Almaty

Voter turnout for the upcoming presidential elections is expected to be at 70 percent, according to the Information and Analysis Center in Almaty.

70 percent voter turnout expected at Kazakhstan elections in Almaty
Photo  © Nikolay Kolesnikov
Popularize Almaty mountains via sports film festival: Captive Minds and Inge Solheim

UK based marketing agency Captive Minds and Inge Solheim want to organize a film festival in the mountains of Almaty.

Popularize Almaty mountains via sports film festival: Captive Minds and Inge Solheim