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England's Richard III finally gets burial fit for a king England's slain king Richard III, exhumed from an undignified grave beneath a car park, will finally be buried with honour on.
26 марта 2015
©RIA Novosti Kazakhstan celebrates Central Asian New Year - Nauryz 21st March is the beginning of the celebration of the oldest holiday in the Kazakh Steppe - Nauryz, the day of rebirth and new beginning.
22 марта 2015
Photo courtesy of ecorepublicano.es Kazakh-Spanish documentary wins Jakarta film festival award A Kazakh-Spanish film about Soviet-era Spaniards held prisoners in a labor camp on the territory of present day Kazakhstan has won an award at the Jakarta Film Festival.
10 марта 2015
200 years on, Napoleon returns to southern France Napoleon landed in southern France, announcing "It's good to be back!"
02 марта 2015
Bulgaria bids farewell to 'democracy hero' Zhelev Bulgaria bid farewell to its first non-communist president Zhelyu Zhelev, hailed as a hero of freedom and democracy in the Balkan country.
02 февраля 2015
'I'm not an enemy': Moscow exhibit showcases Gulag letters Entitled "The Right of Correspondence," the exhibition is organised by Russia’s top rights group, Memorial, and displays hundreds of letters sent by Gulag.
28 января 2015
Ordabasy Square in Shymkent. Photo courtesy of ru.wikipedia.org Shymkent reaches out for international recognition as oldest Kazakh city The mayor's office of Shymkent has submitted an application to UNESCO to obtain international recognition of the 2200-years' history of their city.
17 января 2015
Despite Golden Globe, Russian film 'Leviathan' awaits release at home Russian drama "Leviathan" made history by becoming the first film from the country to win a Golden Globe since the fall of the USSR.
13 января 2015
Photo courtesy of ecorepublicano.es The Forgotten of Karaganda awarded at California Film Awards Kazakhstani-Spanish The Forgotten of Karaganda documentary film has been awarded at the California Film Awards as the Best Documentary,
09 января 2015
Kerey and Janybek, founders of the Kazakh Khanate. Photo courtesy of astanainfo.net Nazarbayev speaks of Kazakh statehood, national unity President of Kazakhstan Nursultan Nazarbayev has spoken about the importance of passing the knowledge of history to younger generations, making the celebration of the 550th anniversary of the Kazakh statehood next year especially significant.
22 декабря 2014
Photo courtesy of the press service of Akorda Kazakhstan celebrates Independence Day Kazakhstan is celebrating its Independence Day on December 16.
16 декабря 2014
Excavations at the ancient city of Talkhir. ©uniquekazakhstan.info/Andrey Mikhailov Almaty one thousand years ago Famous Kazakh historian Karl Baipakov speaks about the origins of Almaty in Medieval Ages.
10 декабря 2014
Photo © popgun.ru Well preserved mammoth tusks discovered near Karaganda Workers of a mining company have discovered mammoth tusks in Karaganda Oblast.
10 декабря 2014
Rare dinosaur skeleton goes on display in London A rare dinosaur skeleton goes on display at London's Natural History museum -- the first to be exhibited there in a century.
04 декабря 2014
Swiss firm to put Napoleon's DNA in watches Napoleon's admirers will be able to carry his DNA on their wrists after a Swiss company announced its plans to sell watches containing a fragment of the emperor's hair.
26 ноября 2014
©<a href="http://www.nv.kz/" target="_blank">NV.kz</a> Giants inhabited pre-historic Kazakhstan? A former resident of Karaganda Viacheslav Plokhov claims he found footprints of pre-historic giants in Kazakhstan. The news some might call
22 ноября 2014
The Mausoleum of Khoja Ahmet Yasawi. Photo courtesy of khabar.kz Kazakh professor asks Nazarbayev to protect a Sufi mausoleum from religious fanatics A professor from Gumilyov Eurasian National University has asked President Nursultan Nazarbayev to protect the Mausoleum of famous Sufi scholar located at the territory for Kazakhstan from religious fanatics.
20 ноября 2014
Napoleon's two-pointed hat auctioned for 1.9 mln euros One of Napoleon's famous two-pointed hats was sold to a South Korean collector for 1.9 million euros ($2.2 million) at an auction outside Paris.
17 ноября 2014
Historic photos of dead Che Guevara resurface in Spain Historic photographs of Cuban revolutionary Che Guevara taken by an AFP photographer shortly after his execution have come to light in a small Spanish town.
15 ноября 2014
Thousands mourn victims of Stalin-era purges in Moscow Thousands of Russians gathered outside the former KGB headquarters in Moscow for an annual ritual commemorating the tens of thousands killed in Stalin-era repressions.
30 октября 2014

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