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AN-24 owned by Scat airline. Photo by Nikolay Ustinov/Almaty Spotting Club©
Scat aircraft skid off runway in Almaty airport because of excessive speed

The investigation into the accident during landing of Scat aircraft in Almaty airport has been completed.

Scat aircraft skid off runway in Almaty airport because of excessive speed
US safety board finds clue to Boeing fire, faults FAA
US safety board finds clue to Boeing fire, faults FAA

The National Transportation Safety Board on Thursday criticized the government's certification process for the Boeing 787 and said it had pinpointed how a battery fire occurred on one of the planes.

US safety board finds clue to Boeing fire, faults FAA
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A crack caused evacuation of citizens from 9-storey building in Priozersk

Around 100 residents were evacuated from the emergency-state 9-storey residential building in Priozersk town of Kazakhstan’s Karaganda oblast.

A crack caused evacuation of citizens from 9-storey building in Priozersk
Kazakhstan will not give up Boeing 787 Dreamliner
Kazakhstan will not give up Boeing 787 Dreamliner

Kazakhstan is not planning to give up Boeing 787 Dreamliner aircrafts despite of suspension of their use in the U.S. and Japan after several incidents.

Kazakhstan will not give up Boeing 787 Dreamliner
Kairat Mami. Photo by Danial Okassov©
Kairat Mami's escort did not notice obscene gesture

The escort of Kazakhstan Senate's chairman Kairat Mami did not notice the obscene gesture of the young man in Pavlodar.

Kairat Mami's escort did not notice obscene gesture
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Briton in serious condition after pizza fight on ferry

Two British passengers on a Dutch-bound ferry were airlifted to hospital in a serious condition after two separate fights onboard, including one over a slice of pizza.

Briton in serious condition after pizza fight on ferry
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Iranian jets fired on US drone in Gulf: Pentagon

The Pentagon revealed Thursday that two Iranian fighter jets fired on an unarmed US Predator drone in the Gulf last week but the aircraft was not hit, in an incident that underscored tensions in the region.

Iranian jets fired on US drone in Gulf: Pentagon
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Kazakhstan and Indian workers fought for queue in tea-house on D Island at Kashagan

Atyrau oblast prosecutors investigated into the details of a fight between workers on D Island at giant Kashagan oil field at the Caspian Sea.

Kazakhstan and Indian workers fought for queue in tea-house on D Island at Kashagan
Local attorney Mark Merin holds up photographs of UC Davis police officers from a November 18, 2011 Occupy demonstration. ©REUTERS/Brian Nguyen
US college to pay students over pepper spraying

A California college has agreed to pay 21 students $30,000 each in compensation for a police pepper spraying incident that sparked a storm last year.

US college to pay students over pepper spraying
Japan says China flag incident 'very regrettable'
Japan says China flag incident 'very regrettable'

Japan's foreign minister on Tuesday labelled as "very regrettable" an incident in Beijing in which the national flag was ripped off a car carrying Japan's ambassador, fanning diplomatic tensions.

Japan says China flag incident 'very regrettable'
©REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque
FBI probes Republicans' drunken Israel trip

The FBI has investigated an incident that saw at least one Republican congressman swim naked at a drinking party in Israel last year attended by top leadership staff, Politico reported Sunday.

FBI probes Republicans' drunken Israel trip
Flags of Kazakhstan and Kuwait. Illustration by tengrinews.kz
Kuwait apologized for Borat's 'anthem'

Kuwait gave an official apology to Kazakhstan in relation to the incident with Borat's 'anthem'.

Kuwait apologized for Borat's 'anthem'
Road sign in Bangalore. Photo courtesy of livejournal.com
Kazakhstan woman beat up three road policemen in India

Kazakhstan citizen punched three road policemen in Bangalore, south India, when they tried to check the documents of her drunk friend.

Kazakhstan woman beat up three road policemen in India
Kazakhstan flag is raised during shooting championship in Kuwait. Snapshot from Youtube video
Kazakhstan party filed protest against Borat's 'anthem'

Management of national teams and sport reserves expressed the official protest to the organizers of the International Shooting Tournament in Kuwait.

Kazakhstan party filed protest against Borat's 'anthem'
Drunk Kazakh with pistol detained in Antalya
Drunk Kazakh with pistol detained in Antalya

An armed tourist from Kazakhstan has been detained in Turkey.

Drunk Kazakh with pistol detained in Antalya
The epicenter of the earthquake
4.2-magnitude earthquake hit Almaty oblast

4.2-magnitude earthquake hit Almaty oblast on February 19, 2012 at 11:23 a.m.

4.2-magnitude earthquake hit Almaty oblast
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French citizen got beaten up in Almaty

A French citizen has been beaten up in one of Almaty cafes.

French citizen got beaten up in Almaty
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Man falls from 10 floor height in Astana and stays alive

An employee of LLP Asat fell down from 10 floor height during construction works in Astana.

Man falls from 10 floor height in Astana and stays alive
Vladimir Dmitriyev©
5 tons of sulphuric acid spilled near Kyzylorda

5 tons of sulphuric acid spilled close to Yenbekshi village of Kyzylorda oblast.

5 tons of sulphuric acid spilled near Kyzylorda