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A picture posted on Twitter of the scene in Kolkata where a bridge has collapsed. @MetroTelegraph
Mass casualties feared as flyover collapses in Indian city: 14 dead, 78 injured

A partially built flyover collapsed in India's eastern city of Kolkata. 14 dead, 78 injured, control room set up, helpline number 1070.

Mass casualties feared as flyover collapses in Indian city: 14 dead, 78 injured
Brazil debates economic cost of corruption investigation
Brazil debates economic cost of corruption investigation

Brazil's former president Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva is warning that the Petrobras corruption probe is paralyzing the Brazilian economy.

Brazil debates economic cost of corruption investigation
Technology, ancient and modern, can help buildings survive quakes
Technology, ancient and modern, can help buildings survive quakes

Magnitude 6.4 earthquake in Taiwan highlighted what is needed to build a structure that can withstand seismic shocks.

Technology, ancient and modern, can help buildings survive quakes
Astana Airport. Photo courtesy of balu-tourism.kz
Astana Airport not receiving or releasing aircrafts at night time in August

Astana airport will not be receiving or releasing any flights from 10:00 pm to 03:00 am from August 19 to 25.

Astana Airport not receiving or releasing aircrafts at night time in August
Illustration ©Tengrinews.kz
More pedestrian paths and bicycle lanes in Almaty

Turksib and Bostandyk Districts of Almaty city in southern Kazakhstan are going to have more pedestrian areas.

More pedestrian paths and bicycle lanes in Almaty
©Roza Yessenkulova
Construction of Winter Universiade-2017 venues goes according to schedule

Journalists have toured the Winter Universiade-2017 venues in Almaty and according to the contractors, the construction works are going according to schedule.

Construction of Winter Universiade-2017 venues goes according to schedule
Photo courtesy of news-nn.com
First McDonald's to open in Astana

Two McDonald’s fast food restaurants are opening in Astana soon.

First McDonald's to open in Astana
Photo courtesy of fireman.kz.
Shopping mall under construction collapses in Karaganda, one injured

A shopping mall under construction has collapsed in Karaganda city in central Kazakhstan.

Shopping mall under construction collapses in Karaganda, one injured
Barys Arena Construction site. Photo courtesy of the press office of Barys hockey club
6 Kosovo construction workers fall 20m in Astana, 4 dead

Six workers have fallen 20 meters at a stadium construction site in Astana; four died, two in severe condition.

6 Kosovo construction workers fall 20m in Astana, 4 dead
Photo © Turar Kazangapov
Nazarbayev criticises EXPO-2017 preparations

President of Kazakhstan Nursultan Nazarbayev has criticized the preparations for the upcoming EXPO-2017 in Astana and urged to draw on the experience of Lisbon and Shanghai.

Nazarbayev criticises EXPO-2017 preparations
Photo courtesy of Talap Kapanov
Hurricane in Ekibastuz tears off roof of apartment building, knocks down trees

A powerful hurricane in Ekibazstuz has torn off a roof of a five-storey building and knocked down dozens of trees.

Hurricane in Ekibastuz tears off roof of apartment building, knocks down trees
Photo courtesy of astana.gov.kz
Concept of new railway station in Astana approved

The concept of a new train station in Kazakhstan's Astana has been approved.

Concept of new railway station in Astana approved
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EXPO-2017 construction site captured from bird's eye view

Astana resident Vitaliy Petrov has captured the construction site of EXPO-2017 in Astana from bird’s eye view.

EXPO-2017 construction site captured from bird's eye view
Richard Dobbs. Photo courtesy of saudiaee.org
Kazakhstan should become food supplier: McKinsey's Dobbs

Director of the McKinsey Global Institute says that Kazakhstan needs to develop food supply chains.

Kazakhstan should become food supplier: McKinsey's Dobbs
Tengrinews file photo
Koktobe cableway opening postponed

The opening of a new gondola cableway to Almaty's Koktobe has been postponed.

Koktobe cableway opening postponed
 Minister of Economic Integration of Kazakhstan Zhanar Aitzhanova. Photo © primeministr.kz
Kazakhstan allocates additional €1 million for Chernobyl Shelter Fund

Kazakhstan will allocate €1 million for the construction of the New Safe Confinement (NSC) intended to contain the nuclear reactor at Chernobyl, Ukraine.

Kazakhstan allocates additional €1 million for Chernobyl Shelter Fund
©Tengrinews file photo
More than 80 Kazakhstani companies supply construction materials for EXPO-2017

Astana EXPO-2017 designates usage of local content in the construction of exhibition facilities as priority issue.

More than 80 Kazakhstani companies supply construction materials for EXPO-2017
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Dead worker found under collapsed bridge in Almaty, investigation launched

A bridge under construction collapses in Almaty, kills one and injures 20 others, bringing safety at Kazakhstan's construction sites and industries into spotlight.

Dead worker found under collapsed bridge in Almaty, investigation launched
©STV Channel, "Territory of incidents"
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
Photo courtesy of Akorda.
Nazarbayev tours EXPO-2017 construction site

President of Kazakhstan Nursultan Nazarbayev has visited the EXPO-2017 construction site in Astana.

Nazarbayev tours EXPO-2017 construction site