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Martin Murray vs Gennady Golovkin. Photo courtesy of vk.com/ggolovkin
Golovkin responds to Nazarbayev's letter: What it means to be a fighter from Kazakhstan

The middleweight WBA (Super), IBO и WBC (Interim) champion Gennady Golovkinof Kazakhstan has thanked President of Kazakhstan Nursultan Nazarbayev for his letter after the fight against Martin Murray.

Golovkin responds to Nazarbayev's letter: What it means to be a fighter from Kazakhstan
Sofia Kairbayeva. Personal file photo.
Kazakh student gets response letter from Queen Elizabeth II

A school student from Pavlodar in northern Kazakhstan Sofia Kairbayeva wrote a letter to Queen Elizabeth II and received a response.

Kazakh student gets response letter from Queen Elizabeth II
James Everett Dutschke. ©Reuters/Thomas Wells
US man jailed for 25 years for Obama ricin plot

A Mississippi man who concocted and then sent potentially lethal ricin-laced letters to President Barack Obama and other senior US officials was jailed Monday for 25 years.

US man jailed for 25 years for Obama ricin plot
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Canadian woman's letter arrives -- after 45-year delay

A 45-year-old letter mysteriously arrived in the mailbox of a Canadian woman, who received the ancient correspondence from her younger sister decades after it was sent, Canadian media reported.

Canadian woman's letter arrives -- after 45-year delay
Gulnara Karimova (C), daughter of Uzbekistan's President Islam Karimov. ©Reuters/Shamil Zhumatov
'Letters to father' deepen Uzbek first daughter mystery

The appearance of rambling letters said to have been written by Uzbekistan's once all-powerful first daughter Gulnara Karimova has heightened the mystery over her astonishing fall from grace in the ex-Soviet state.

'Letters to father' deepen Uzbek first daughter mystery
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US actress pleads guilty to Obama, Bloomberg ricin plot

A 36-year-old actress from Texas on Tuesday pleaded guilty to mailing ricin-laced letters to President Barack Obama, New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg and a gun control activist, federal prosecutors said.

US actress pleads guilty to Obama, Bloomberg ricin plot
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Arrests in Greece over letter bomb: police

Two men were arrested in Thessaloniki, northern Greece, late on Thursday in connection with a botched letter bombing earlier this month.

Arrests in Greece over letter bomb: police
People carry an image of revolution leader Che Guevara. ©REUTERS/Enrique De La Osa
Bolivian paper releases unknown Che documents

Che Guevara's personal letters and a slew of unpublished photographs were published by a Bolivian newspaper Monday, nearly half a century after the Argentine-born Cuban revolution hero's death.

Bolivian paper releases unknown Che documents
Texas actress arrested in US ricin case
Texas actress arrested in US ricin case

A Texas actress was arrested Friday for mailing ricin-laced letters to President Barack Obama, New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg and a gun control activist.

Texas actress arrested in US ricin case
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Suspicious letters sent to White House, NY mayor

A suspicious letter addressed to the White House and "similar" to an apparently poison-laced letter sent to New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg has been intercepted.

Suspicious letters sent to White House, NY mayor
Suspected poison letter sent to New York mayor
Suspected poison letter sent to New York mayor

Letters suspected of being laced with the deadly poison ricin were sent last week to New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg and to an official with the gun law lobby that he supports.

Suspected poison letter sent to New York mayor
Charges dropped against US ricin suspect
Charges dropped against US ricin suspect

A US man accused of sending a poison-laced letter to the White House was released from jail with his charges dismissed Tuesday as officials searched the home of a rival.

Charges dropped against US ricin suspect
South Korea's Minister of National Defense Kim Kwan-jin. ©REUTERS/Jose Luis Magana
Threatening letter, powder sent to S. Korea minister

South Korea's defence minister received Tuesday a package containing a threatening letter and suspicious powder, in what his ministry described as an attempted act of "terror".

Threatening letter, powder sent to S. Korea minister
Suspect arrested in US over Obama ricin letter
Suspect arrested in US over Obama ricin letter

A letter addressed to President Barack Obama tested positive for ricin, and authorities arrested a suspect, stoking alarm in Washington on Wednesday after an earlier scare over poisoned mail.

Suspect arrested in US over Obama ricin letter
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Franz Liszt letters to go under hammer in Geneva

A collection of 14 letters written by 19th-century Hungarian composer Franz Liszt go under the hammer in Switzerland next week, shedding light on his ties with his musical peers and his ire at cultural ignorance.

Franz Liszt letters to go under hammer in Geneva
US executive blasts 'extremist' French government
US executive blasts 'extremist' French government

An outspoken American CEO criticized France's government anew Thursday, but praised French women and wine and said that he himself was named after the iconic crooner Maurice Chevalier.

US executive blasts 'extremist' French government
A painting of Mahatma Gandhi as part of Independence Day celebrations. ©REUTERS/Babu Babu
India buys Gandhi archive to halt auction

The Indian government has stepped in to buy a collection of thousands of letters, papers and photos relating to Indian independence icon Mahatma Gandhi ahead of its planned auction in London.

India buys Gandhi archive to halt auction
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Kazakhmys commented on metallurgists' protest letter

Kazakhmys Corporation commented the metallurgists' protest letter to the company's chairman Eduard Ogai.

Kazakhmys commented on metallurgists' protest letter
One of the protesters, Asset Yerubayev. Photo courtesy of rus.azattyq.org
502 metallurgists sent a protest letter to Kazakhmys

Employees of Zhezkazgan copper plant wrote a protest letter to the chairman of Kazakhmys corporation Eduard Ogai.

502 metallurgists sent a protest letter to Kazakhmys
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