Book of Kazakh President The Era of Independence presented in Brasilia ASTANA. KAZINFORM The Embassy of the Republic of Kazakhstan to Brazil, together with the Foundation of the First President of the Republic of Kazakhstan with support of the Brazilian Ministry of Foreign Affairs, held a presentation of the book of the President of the Republic of Kazakhstan, Nursultan Nazarbayev, "The Era of Independence" translated into Portuguese, in Brasilia.
Olympics organizers unveil robots to aid spectators, workers TOKYO. KAZINFORM The organizing committee for the 2020 Tokyo Olympics and Paralympics unveiled Friday robots that will be used at the summer events, as part of its efforts to make the games "the most innovative ever" and give visitors an unforgettable experience.
Rights to broadcast 2nd European Games granted to 117 states MINSK. KAZINFORM Broadcasting rights to cover the 2nd European Games have been granted to 117 states already, Anatoly Kotov, Deputy CEO of the Minsk European Games Organizing Committee (MEGOC), told reporters on 14 March, BelTA has learned.
Paris-Nice. Stage 6. Astana's Luis Leon Sanchez takes bonus seconds at hilly stage ASTANA. KAZINFORM The sixth stage of the Paris-Nice from Peynier to Brignoles (176.5 km) despite a few climbs and hilly profile, ended with a bunch sprint from a reduced peloton. Sam Bennett took the stage win, while Astana's Hugo Houle was 13th.
CIS military cooperation development prospects debated in Moscow MOSCOW. KAZINFORM 1ST Deputy Defense Minister, Chief of the General Staff of the Armed Forces of the Republic of Kazakhstan Lieutenant General Murat Maikeyev took part in the sitting of the Committee of the Chiefs of Staff of Armed Forces of CIS member states, the Kazakh Defense Ministry's press service reports.
Gunman named, charged with murder for Christchurch terror shooting CHRISTCHURCH. KAZINFORM The Christchurch District Court on Saturday named and charged with murder the main suspect accused of carrying out a shooting rampage at two local mosques the previous day which killed 49 people and left dozens injured.
Ice slick and strong wind to grip Kazakhstan Sat ASTANA. KAZINFORM The major part of Kazakhstan is expected to observe unsteady weather, while the southeast of the country is to enjoy weather without precipitations. Fog, ice slick, increase of wind accompanied by ground blizzard in the north and dust storm in the south, Kazhydromet reports.