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Kazakhstan's Muai Thai team wins 18 medals at 2015 IFMA Royal World Cup

Kazakhstani muay thai team has won 18 medals at the 2015 IFMA Royal World Cup.

Kazakhstan's Muai Thai team wins 18 medals at 2015 IFMA Royal World Cup
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First skatepark opens in Almaty

The first skatepark has been opened in Almaty.

First skatepark opens in Almaty
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Why we need to dispel myths about suicide in Kazakhstan?

Teenage suicide remains a pressing problem in Kazakhstan that is not addressed with due seriousness.

Why we need to dispel myths about suicide in Kazakhstan?
Askhat Murzabayev. Photo © hipo.kz
25 y.o. Kazakhstani programmer donates $2 million for cancer research

Having worked at Barclays for half a year, a programmer from Kazakhstan Askhat Murzabayev earned a little over $2 million and donated the money to the International Cancer Research Center.

25 y.o. Kazakhstani programmer donates $2 million for cancer research
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86 teens committ suicide in 5 month in Kazakhstan

Prosecutor General’s Office has reported 86 suicide cases among teenagers in Kazakhstan.

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86 teens committ suicide in 5 month in Kazakhstan
E-cigarette use triples in US teens
E-cigarette use triples in US teens

Some two million US high school students tried e-cigarettes last year, a rate that tripled in just one year, US health authorities said.

E-cigarette use triples in US teens
Smartphones boost US teen connections: survey
Smartphones boost US teen connections: survey

It's not just your imagination: most American teenagers are online or on their smartphones every day, and many are almost continually connected.

Smartphones boost US teen connections: survey
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Suicidal youth not taken seriously in Kazakhstan: UNICEF

A quarter of Kazakhstani teenagers who committed suicide had talked about it before the actual act with their friends or family.

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Suicidal youth not taken seriously in Kazakhstan: UNICEF
Elizabet Tursynbayeva. Photo © kyzylorda-news.kz
Elizabet Tursynbayeva wins Mentor Nestle Nesquik Torun Cup 2015

Kazakhstani figure skater Elizabet Tursynbayeva, 14, has won a tournament in Poland.

Elizabet Tursynbayeva wins Mentor Nestle Nesquik Torun Cup 2015
Police arrest 15 in more Ferguson protests
Police arrest 15 in more Ferguson protests

Police in the St Louis suburb of Ferguson arrested 15 people after fresh protests over a grand jury decision not to indict a white policeman for shooting dead black teenager.

Police arrest 15 in more Ferguson protests
Family of slain US teen 'profoundly disappointed,' calls for calm
Family of slain US teen 'profoundly disappointed,' calls for calm

The family of slain black US teen Michael Brown said they were "profoundly disappointed" by a grand jury's decision not to charge the white police officer.

Family of slain US teen 'profoundly disappointed,' calls for calm
When dreams come true: Kazakshtani boy in French Foreign Legion
When dreams come true: Kazakshtani boy in French Foreign Legion

Oleg Serov set off for France for the first time in his 18 to get enrolled into the French Foreign Legion.

When dreams come true: Kazakshtani boy in French Foreign Legion
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Online care center Friend opens in Kazakhstan to prevent teen suicides

An online support center Friend aimed at decreasing the number of suicides among children and teens in Kazakhstan has opened in Almaty.

Online care center Friend opens in Kazakhstan to prevent teen suicides
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'Sexting' still prevalent among US teens: researchers

"Sexting," or sending sexually explicit images by phone, remains prevalent among US teenagers despite the well-known risks and consequences.

'Sexting' still prevalent among US teens: researchers
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Kazakhstani Danika Patrick in the making - Lyubov Andreeva

Her name is Lyubov Andreeva and she is presenting Kazakhstan at Formula Russia this year.

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Kazakhstani Danika Patrick in the making - Lyubov Andreeva
Dinara Saduakassova (in the middle). Photo courtesy of Saduakassova's facebook.com page
17 y.o. Dinara Saduakassova from Kazakhstan wins World Chess Championship

Kazakhstani grand master Dinara Saduakassova has won the 2014 World Youth Chess Championship in South Africa.

17 y.o. Dinara Saduakassova from Kazakhstan wins World Chess Championship
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Kazakhstan and Turkey show highest suicide rates among 15-19 y.o. youth

Kazakhstan and Turkey have the highest suicide level among 15 to 19 year olds in the world.

Kazakhstan and Turkey show highest suicide rates among 15-19 y.o. youth
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UNICEF research denies connection between of Unified National Testing and suicide rates among Kazakhstani teens

The UNICEF research of suicide among teens in Kazakhstan refutes negative effect of the Unified National Testing.

UNICEF research denies connection between of Unified National Testing and suicide rates among Kazakhstani teens
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Kazakhstani village youth more prone to suicide than city teens

The Prosecutor General’s Office reported higher level of suicides among village teens in comparison to their city peers.

Kazakhstani village youth more prone to suicide than city teens
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Alarming tendencies and suicidal behaviour among Kazakhstani teens: UNICEF Youth Health Development

A committee on social and cultural development discussed results of their suicide survey among teenagers in Kazakhstan.

Alarming tendencies and suicidal behaviour among Kazakhstani teens: UNICEF Youth Health Development