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Beatles for sale: tape Decca rejected resurfaces
Beatles for sale: tape Decca rejected resurfaces

The Beatles demo tape that record label Decca overlooked -- a decision branded the biggest mistake in music history -- has resurfaced and is up for auction, newspapers reported Friday.

Beatles for sale: tape Decca rejected resurfaces
Mukhtar Ablyazov. Photo by Yaroslav Radlovskiy©
London Court of Appeals upheld ruling to jail and debar Mukhtar Ablyazov

It is difficult to imagine a party to commercial litigation who has acted with more cynicism, opportunism and deviousness towards court orders than Mr Ablyazov: Court of Appeals.

London Court of Appeals upheld ruling to jail and debar Mukhtar Ablyazov
Mukhtar Ablyazov. Photo by Yaroslav Radlovksiy©
Judge Teare refused to recuse himself from Ablyazov's case

Addleshaw Goddard law firm representing former head of Kazakhstan's BTA Bank Mukhtar Ablyazov applied for London High Court’s judge Nigel Teare to recuse himself but failed.

Judge Teare refused to recuse himself from Ablyazov's case
New Bond film 'Skyfall' gets royal red carpet premiere
New Bond film 'Skyfall' gets royal red carpet premiere

Daniel Craig thrilled James Bond fans in London Tuesday when he stepped onto the red carpet with co-stars Judi Dench and Javier Bardem for the world premiere of the 23rd Bond film "Skyfall".

New Bond film 'Skyfall' gets royal red carpet premiere
Jameson Empire Awards "Done in Sixty Seconds" contest logo
Done in 60 Seconds competition kicked off in Kazakhstan

Jameson Empire Awards 2013 Done in 60 Seconds competition has opened for Kazakhstan-made remakes.

Done in 60 Seconds competition kicked off in Kazakhstan
Bergey Ryskaliyev (R) and his brother Amanzhan Ryskali. Illustration by azh.kz
Bergey Ryskaliyev and his brother spotted in London

Kazakhstan's ex high profile official Bergey Ryskaliyev and his brother Amanzhan Ryskali, both on the wanted list in Kazakhstan, were recently spotted in Zuma restaurant in London.

Bergey Ryskaliyev and his brother spotted in London
Burberry dazzles London Fashion Week despite gloomy outlook
Burberry dazzles London Fashion Week despite gloomy outlook

Luxury British label Burberry dazzled a star-studded crowd with colourful metalics, corsets and capes at the most anticipated show of London Fashion Week -- despite a gloomy profit warning.

Burberry dazzles London Fashion Week despite gloomy outlook
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WikiLeaks says US gave 'tacit approval' to embassy attacks

Whistle-blowing website WikiLeaks declared on Wednesday that the United States had effectively given groups an opening to attack its embassies by supporting the siege of its founder Julian Assange.

WikiLeaks says US gave 'tacit approval' to embassy attacks
Kazakhstan Olympic weightlifting champions Svetlana Podobedova, Zulfiya Chinshanlo, Maya Maneza. ©Al-Farabi Kazakh State University press-service photo
Aktobe oblast’s Akim awarded Olympic champions with 1 mln tenge bonuses

Kazakhstan Olympic champions took part in the 2012 Health Festival held in Aktobe on September 8.

Aktobe oblast’s Akim awarded Olympic champions with 1 mln tenge bonuses
Daniyar Yeleussinov (in blue). Photo courtesy of frsk.kz
Boxing: Daniyar Yeleussinov is the most beautiful Olympics boxer according to Europeans

Kazakhstan's boxer Daniyar Yeleussinov, who reached Olympics quarterfinals, is the most beautiful boxer of the London Olympics.

Boxing: Daniyar Yeleussinov is the most beautiful Olympics boxer according to Europeans
British university launches legal fight over visa status
British university launches legal fight over visa status

A London university on Monday announced it was launching legal action over the government's decision to revoke its right to sponsor visas, a move that threatens thousands of students with deportation.

British university launches legal fight over visa status
Paralympics: Kazakhstan athletes win no medals
Paralympics: Kazakhstan athletes win no medals

Kazakhstan Paralympics athletes haven’t won any medals in the Games so far.

Paralympics: Kazakhstan athletes win no medals
Paralympics: US serviceman blinded in Afghanistan wins gold
Paralympics: US serviceman blinded in Afghanistan wins gold

US swimmer Bradley Snyder on Friday won gold in the men's S11 100m freestyle at the London Paralympics -- a year after losing his sight when an improvised explosive device exploded in his face in Afghanistan.

Paralympics: US serviceman blinded in Afghanistan wins gold
Paralympics: Packed crowds and controversy at the Games
Paralympics: Packed crowds and controversy at the Games

Packed crowds on Friday greeted the first day of athletics at the Paralympics but the jubilant mood was overshadowed by a mix-up that saw the wrong athlete awarded a gold.

Paralympics: Packed crowds and controversy at the Games
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Akim of Pavlodar oblast awarded the participants of London Olympic Games

Six Pavlodar oblast residents who participated in the London Olympic Games were awarded in Pavlodar.

Akim of Pavlodar oblast awarded the participants of London Olympic Games
Yelsiyar Kanagatov. ©Daniyal Okassov
Paralympics: Kazakhstan athletes are not expected to win any medals

If Kazakhstan Paralympics athletes are among the Top Ten in their sports, it would be a big luck for Kazakhstan, Yelsiyar Kanagatov said.

Paralympics: Kazakhstan athletes are not expected to win any medals
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Kazakhstan bank closed its office in London

Kazkommertsbank closed down its representative offices in Great Britain and Northern Ireland on June 1, 2012.

Kazakhstan bank closed its office in London
Olympic flag arrives in Rio, host of 2016 Games
Olympic flag arrives in Rio, host of 2016 Games

The Olympic flag arrived Monday in Rio de Janeiro, which will host the 2016 Summer Games -- a challenge which authorities in Brazil say the city is prepared to conquer.

Olympic flag arrives in Rio, host of 2016 Games
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Kazakhstan Paralympic athletes depart for London on August 22

Kazakhstan Paralympic winners will get money prizes of $50,000 for gold, $35,000 for silver and $25,000 for bronze medals.

Kazakhstan Paralympic athletes depart for London on August 22
Olympics: Soul-searching China focus on 'Olympic spirit'
Olympics: Soul-searching China focus on 'Olympic spirit'

China played down the frantic drive for gold medals and focused on "Olympic spirit" and sportsmanship at a London Games marked by an unusual bout of soul-searching.

Olympics: Soul-searching China focus on 'Olympic spirit'

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