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Women wash clothes in the Niger River. ©REUTERS
Women suffer behind veil of silence in Mali's north

It was just six months ago that Toula, a young woman from Gao in northeastern Mali, could swim and do her laundry in the nearby Niger River.

Women suffer behind veil of silence in Mali's north
Strange ice-holes at the Ural River. Photo courtesy of uralskweek.kz
UFO will be raised from bottom of Ural River in West Kazakhstan

West Kazakhstan Emergency department is going to find out what object fell into the Ural River this winter.

UFO will be raised from bottom of Ural River in West Kazakhstan
Fanzu Sadenov. Photo courtesy of Ust-Kamenogorsk Emergency Situations Department
VIDEO: Kazakhstan fire-fighter rescued three drowning children

Fire-fighter Fanzu Sadenov from Ust-Kamenogorsk rescued three children who almost drowned in the Ulba River on June 26.

VIDEO: Kazakhstan fire-fighter rescued three drowning children
©Zhanara Berikova
Threat of flooding remains in the Southern Kazakhstan

A threat of flooding and rivers' overflows still remains in Southern Kazakhstan low-mountain area.

Threat of flooding remains in the Southern Kazakhstan
Department of the emergency situations staff. Photo from Tengrinews.kz stock.
New dams built in South Kazakhstan after Syrdarya floods

Department of the emergency situations states that floodings in Otyrar region were caused by the difference between day and night temperatures.

New dams built in South Kazakhstan after Syrdarya floods
Water samples analyses in laboratory. ©RIA Novosti
Ecologists to estimate pollution of East Kazakhstan rivers with cyanides within 10 days

Analyses of samples from the Sekissovka and Uba rivers and calculations of the volume of dumped wastes will be completed within 10 days.

Ecologists to estimate pollution of East Kazakhstan rivers with cyanides within 10 days
Фото ©Владимир Прокопенко
PHOTO: Rafting championship took place on Turgen River near Almaty

Men’s team Multimix and women’s team BEMS won the first place in slalom.

PHOTO: Rafting championship took place on Turgen River near Almaty