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How Americans see Kazakhstanis

Kazakhstanis never look like Kazakhstanis.

How Americans see Kazakhstanis
UK police find suspect's body in hunt for schoolgirl's killer
UK police find suspect's body in hunt for schoolgirl's killer

A body found in a London woodland is that of the Latvian prime suspect in the murder of schoolgirl Alice Gross.

UK police find suspect's body in hunt for schoolgirl's killer
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Six girls to compete for Miss Almaty-2014 crown in October

Almaty hosted the final of qualifying round of Miss Almaty-2014 beauty pageant. Its six finalists will compete for Miss Almaty-2014 title in mid-October.

Six girls to compete for Miss Almaty-2014 crown in October
Scarlett Johansson has baby girl
Scarlett Johansson has baby girl

US actress Scarlett Johansson has given birth to a baby girl with her French fiance Romain Dauriac.

Scarlett Johansson has baby girl
Sabina Altynbekova. Photo courtesy of social media website
Sabina Altynbekova turns down modeling offers from Taiwan

Sabina Altynbekova, a kawaii from Kazakhstan, has turned down offers from Taiwanese modelling agencies.

Sabina Altynbekova turns down modeling offers from Taiwan
Oksana Klochkova. Photo courtesy of Oksana Klochkova
Three Kazakhstanis to compete for Miss Bikini CIS-2014

Three Kazakhstanis will compete at the International Beauty Pageant Miss Bikini CIS-2014.

Three Kazakhstanis to compete for Miss Bikini CIS-2014
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Internet character inspired US girls to stab friend

Two 12-year-old American girls, charged as adults and facing up to 65 years jail time for trying to stab a friend to death, were inspired by a fictional character, local media reported.

Internet character inspired US girls to stab friend
'We know where missing girls are': Nigeria's top brass
'We know where missing girls are': Nigeria's top brass

Nigeria's highest ranking military officer on Monday gave a glimmer of hope to the families of more than 200 schoolgirls held by Boko Haram militants, revealing they had located the missing teenagers.

'We know where missing girls are': Nigeria's top brass
U.S. troops. ©Reuters/Mark Wilson
US deploys troops to Chad to hunt for Nigerian girls

The United States has deployed 80 military personnel to Chad to help find 200 girls kidnapped by Boko Haram, who are blamed for a spree of deadly attacks this week including a massive car-bombing.

US deploys troops to Chad to hunt for Nigerian girls
International effort widens for missing Nigerian schoolgirls
International effort widens for missing Nigerian schoolgirls

International efforts have widened to trace more than 200 schoolgirls abducted by Islamists militants in Nigeria, while France has called for African leaders to hold a summit focused on the issue.

International effort widens for missing Nigerian schoolgirls
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Two girls from Kazakhstan in semi-finals of American song contest

Songs of two girls from Kazakhstan have made it into the semi-finals of the International Songwriting Competition 2014 (ISC).

Two girls from Kazakhstan in semi-finals of American song contest
Boko Haram holding 223 Nigerian schoolgirls: police
Boko Haram holding 223 Nigerian schoolgirls: police

Nigerian police on Friday said Boko Haram militants were holding 223 girls of the 276 seized from their school in the country's northeast, revising upwards the number of youngsters abducted.

Boko Haram holding 223 Nigerian schoolgirls: police
Islamists abduct more than 100 girls from Nigeria school
Islamists abduct more than 100 girls from Nigeria school

Heavily armed Boko Haram Islamists kidnapped more than 100 girls from a school in northeast Nigeria, sparking a search by soldiers to track down the attackers, a security source and witnesses said.

Islamists abduct more than 100 girls from Nigeria school
Moldir Zhusupova from Almaty. Photo provided by organizers.
Kazakh Spring Beauty selected Moscow

Moscow Koktemi-2014 contest was held in Moscow to select the most beautiful Kazakh girl. Moldir Zhusupova from Almaty became the winner.

Kazakh Spring Beauty selected Moscow
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When traditions violate human rights: bride kidnapping in Kazakhstan

Members of the Lower Chamber of the Kazakhstan Parliament are considering toughening of the punishment for bride kidnapping in Kazakhstan.

When traditions violate human rights: bride kidnapping in Kazakhstan
Photo a courtesy ohrana.ru
Kazakhstan hotel security guards fired after Britsh corruptor of minors arrested

Chagala hotel fired two of its security guards after a British national was found corrupting Kazakhstan minors while living in the hotel.

Kazakhstan hotel security guards fired after Britsh corruptor of minors arrested
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British experts warn of rise in genital cosmetic surgery

British gynaecologists warned on Friday that increasing numbers of teenage girls and women are undergoing genital cosmetic surgery, driven in part by unrealistic images of how they should look based on pornography.

British experts warn of rise in genital cosmetic surgery
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Obesity linked to early onset of puberty in US girls

Girls of all races are entering puberty earlier than ever before, and US research out Monday suggests that obesity may a contributing factor, particularly in white girls.

Obesity linked to early onset of puberty in US girls
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4.5% of underage girls get married in Kazakhstan

Early marriage is a form of violence and discrimination: Jun Kukita, UNICEF Representative in Kazakhstan.

4.5% of underage girls get married in Kazakhstan
Ainur Toleulova. Photo courtesy of the beauty contest organizers
Kazakhstan representatives at Miss World and Miss Universe unveiled

Ainur Toleulova and Zhazira Nurimbetova will represent Kazakhstan at the two most prestigious beauty pageants of the year.

Kazakhstan representatives at Miss World and Miss Universe unveiled