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Bukhtarma Reservoir in Kazakhstan ©eco-turizm.net
Till the well is full - flooding around Bukhtarma generates theories

Water level in Kazakhstan's Bukhtarma reservoir is rising with recreation centers and several summer cottages situated along the coastline flooded. What is the cause?

Till the well is full - flooding around Bukhtarma generates theories
Photo courtesy of yk-news.kz.
Hailstorm in Ust-Kamenogorsk in July

A ping pong ball-sized hailstorm hit Ust-Kamenogorsk city in eastern Kazakhstan on July 15, 2014.

Hailstorm in Ust-Kamenogorsk in July
Photo courtesy of naturalist.uzhgorod.ua
Caterpillar plague in eastern Kazakhstan

Green caterpillars have flooded Shygys and Novoyavlenka villages in East Kazakhstan Oblast.

Caterpillar plague in eastern Kazakhstan
Photo courtesy of temakazan.ru.
Gale warning for several regions in Kazakhstan

Gale warning has been issued for several regions of Kazakhstan.

Gale warning for several regions in Kazakhstan
©Turar Kazangapov
Kazakhstan to develop its tourism industry

Despite Kazakhstan’s huge tourism potential, Kazakhstani tourism is not being developed properly.

Kazakhstan to develop its tourism industry
Helicopter of MD 600 series. Photo courtesy of zaleskiy.com
Doctors of East Kazakhstan Oblast get new helicopter

An ambulance station in Semey, East Kazakhstan Oblast has received a helicopter on the eve of their professional holiday.

Doctors of East Kazakhstan Oblast get new helicopter
Tulips under the snow. ©Ruslan Shakabayev
Snow falls in Semey in late May

Snow has covered blossoming flowers in Semey on May 20, 2014.

Snow falls in Semey in late May
©RIA News
Kazakhstan bans heavy trucks from highways during daytime

Kazakhstan is banning heavy trucks from national highways during daytime in summer to save the road-surface.

Kazakhstan bans heavy trucks from highways during daytime
Photo courtesy of ortcom.kz
Population of Zhanaozen exceeds plans

The population of Zhanaozen town in western Kazakhstan has exceeded the development plan.

Population of Zhanaozen exceeds plans
© Emergency Services of East Kazakhstan Oblast Press Service
Residents offered compensation for house that tumbled into crater

Residents of the house, which fell into a crater in the mining town Ridder, Kazakhstan will be given two apartments as a compensation.

Residents offered compensation for house that tumbled into crater
© Emergency Services of East Kazakhstan Oblast Press Service
House collapses into crater in Kazakh mining town

A house collapsed into a crater near the Ridder-Sokolsky mine with three people fleeing for safety.

House collapses into crater in Kazakh mining town
Tengrinews.kz file photo
Fish dives in East Kazakhstan Oblast: Prosecutor's Office

The fish population has greatly reduced in water reservoirs of Kazakhstan's East Kazakhstan Oblast: Oblast Prosecutor's Office.

Fish dives in East Kazakhstan Oblast: Prosecutor's Office
At Irtysh river. ©RIA Novosti
Kazakhstan suggests to divert Irtysh River

Kazakhstan Ministry of Regional Development has suggested to divert the Irtysh River flow into the central part of the country.

Kazakhstan suggests to divert Irtysh River
Zinedine Zidane. Photo courtesy of footballtop.ru
Football: Zinedine Zidane is invited to Kazakhstan

Famous former footballer of Madrid’s Real and France national football team Zinedin Zidane might visit East Kazakhstan oblast.

Football: Zinedine Zidane is invited to Kazakhstan
Chairman of KazAtomProm National Atomic Company Vladimir Shkolnik. Photo by Yaroslav Radlovskiy©
Photoelectric plates plant to be launched in East Kazakhstan in November 2013

Start-up and commissioning works have started at the photoelectric plates plant in East-Kazakhstan.

Photoelectric plates plant to be launched in East Kazakhstan in November 2013
Photo courtesy of Ра-меси-су Мери-Амон from <a href="http://www.yk.kz" target="_blank">www.yk.kz</a>
Kazakhstan archaeologists discover Saka princess tomb

A burial site of a high-ranking young woman was discovered during reconstruction of Taskesken-Bakty road in Urdzhar region of East-Kazakhstan oblast.

Kazakhstan archaeologists discover Saka princess tomb
Photo courtesy of <a href="http://www.yk-news.kz" target="_blank">www.yk-news.kz</a>
Every fifth prisoner HIV-positive in East Kazakhstan

Every fifth prisoner serving a sentence in East-Kazakhstan oblast is HIV-positive.

Every fifth prisoner HIV-positive in East Kazakhstan
Illustration by tengrinews.kz
KazZinc denied permission to dump arsenic wastes in East Kazakhstan

All projects of long-term placement of arsenic wastes in Zyryanovsk region suggested by KazZinc were turned down by Kazakhstan government.

KazZinc denied permission to dump arsenic wastes in East Kazakhstan
Yaroslav Korchuganov. Photo by Julia Gorbacheva©, yk-news.kz
Designers interested in orphan from east Kazakhstan

An orphan from East-Kazakhstan oblast orphanage has successfully taken part in a fashion designers contest.

Designers interested in orphan from east Kazakhstan
Kazakhstan Emergency Situations Minister Vladimir Bozhko. Photo courtesy of press-service of East-Kazakhstan oblast Emergency Situations Department©
Bozhko taggs situation in eastern Kazakhstan jittery

The situation in Kazakhstan in general is a complicated one: Kazakhstan Emergencies Minister.

Bozhko taggs situation in eastern Kazakhstan jittery