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Askhat Murzabayev. Photo © hipo.kz
25 y.o. Kazakhstani programmer donates $2 million for cancer research

Having worked at Barclays for half a year, a programmer from Kazakhstan Askhat Murzabayev earned a little over $2 million and donated the money to the International Cancer Research Center.

25 y.o. Kazakhstani programmer donates $2 million for cancer research
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Google to boost Ebola donations

Google launched a campaign to raise money to fight Ebola, tossing $10 million into the pot and saying it will match donations to the fund two to one.

Google to boost Ebola donations
Japan to offer $100 million aid to Ebola-hit Africa
Japan to offer $100 million aid to Ebola-hit Africa

Japan will provide up to $100 million in fresh aid to Ebola-hit West Africa, after the United States called for further global efforts to combat the deadly virus.

Japan to offer $100 million aid to Ebola-hit Africa
Obama to request $6 billion for Ebola crisis
Obama to request $6 billion for Ebola crisis

US President Barack Obama is seeking more than $6 billion in emergency funding to fight the Ebola epidemic in West Africa and respond to cases in the United States.

Obama to request $6 billion for Ebola crisis
Gates Foundation grants go to 'rich nation NGOs'
Gates Foundation grants go to 'rich nation NGOs'

The bulk of the roughly 3 billion dollars given by the Gates Foundation to foster agriculture in poor countries has been given to aid groups based in rich nations.

Gates Foundation grants go to 'rich nation NGOs'
Microsoft technology advisor Bill Gates. ©REUTERS
Bill Gates to give $500 million for malaria, other diseases

US philanthropist Bill Gates announced he will donate over $500 million to fight malaria and other infectious diseases in the developing world.

Bill Gates to give $500 million for malaria, other diseases
Malala donates $50,000 children's prize to Gaza schools
Malala donates $50,000 children's prize to Gaza schools

Nobel Peace Prize laureate Malala Yousafzai said she is giving her entire winnings from a children's rights award to help rebuild schools in war-ravaged Gaza.

Malala donates $50,000 children's prize to Gaza schools
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Kazakhstan is medically and legally ready for cadaveric donation

Medical specialists discussed Kazakhstan’s readiness for cadaveric donation both in legal and medical terms at New Vision of Transplantology press conference.

Kazakhstan is medically and legally ready for cadaveric donation
'Lather Against Ebola', an 'Ice Bucket' challenge against the virus
'Lather Against Ebola', an 'Ice Bucket' challenge against the virus

Ivorians are raising awareness about the deadly disease outbreak in west Africa with a new "Lather Against Ebola" campaign.

'Lather Against Ebola', an 'Ice Bucket' challenge against the virus
Gates Foundation gives 50 million to Ebola fight
Gates Foundation gives 50 million to Ebola fight

The Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation said it was pledging $50 million to help boost the fight against the Ebola outbreak.

Gates Foundation gives 50 million to Ebola fight
Japan porn queens raise thousands of dollars from 'Boob Aid'
Japan porn queens raise thousands of dollars from 'Boob Aid'

Japanese porn actresses raised thousands of dollars by having their breasts squeezed by fans at a "Boob Aid" charity event for AIDS prevention.

Japan porn queens raise thousands of dollars from 'Boob Aid'
'Ice Bucket Challenge' passes $100 mn mark
'Ice Bucket Challenge' passes $100 mn mark

The "Ice Bucket Challenge" viral craze has raised more than $100 million after sweeping the globe since its launch last month.

'Ice Bucket Challenge' passes $100 mn mark
Captain of the Almaty Football Club Kairat Samat Smakov. Youtube screenshot.
Kazakh football players accept Ice Bucket Challenge

Ice Bucket Challenge continues with the captain of the Almaty Football Club Kairat Samat Smakov.

Kazakh football players accept Ice Bucket Challenge
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Ice Bucket Challenge reaches Kazakhstan

Kazakhstan’s Majilis Deputy Vladislav Kosarev has taken part in the Ice Bucket Challenge.

Ice Bucket Challenge reaches Kazakhstan
US diplomats banned from Ice Bucket Challenge
US diplomats banned from Ice Bucket Challenge

It is the charity stunt that has got everyone from billionaires to pop stars and even former US presidents drenched by buckets of freezing water

US diplomats banned from Ice Bucket Challenge
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Kazakh legislation to make cadaveric donors lists classified

Information on cadaveric donors in Kazakhstan will be confidential.

Kazakh legislation to make cadaveric donors lists classified
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Almaty Marathon raises $55 thousand for charity

The Third Almaty Marathon has gathered $55 thousand for two sick Kazakhstani children who need medical aid.

Almaty Marathon raises $55 thousand for charity
Timofey Verevkin. Photo a courtesy of social network
14 yo Kazakhstani finally discharged from hospital in India with help of Embassy of Kazakhstan

14 y.o Timofey Verevkin’s story has a happy ending thanks to the Embassy of Kazakhstan in India.

14 yo Kazakhstani finally discharged from hospital in India with help of Embassy of Kazakhstan
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Deceased organ donation: integrated database for Kazakhstan

Creation of an electronic donor database is suggested as one of the major steps in developing deceased organ donation in Kazakhstan.

Deceased organ donation: integrated database for Kazakhstan
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Free Marathon trainings in Almaty: share goodness and run for charity

Free Almaty Marathon trainings have started on February 22.

Free Marathon trainings in Almaty: share goodness and run for charity