See Astana residents brave the biting frost by bathing in ice cold river ASTANA. KAZINFORM - While weather forecasters are warning about the February temperatures down to -40 degrees Celsius, some residents of Kazakhstan's capital are not very worried about this and even impatiently and joyfully wait for frosts. Kazinform News Agency will tell about them in a special coverage below.
Kazakh Ambassador presents credentials to Iranian President TEHRAN. KAZINFORM - The ceremony of presenting credentials to President of the Islamic Republic of Iran Hassan Rouhani by Ambassador of the Republic of Kazakhstan Askhat Orazbay took place at the Presidential Palace of Iran, Kazinform cites the press service of the Kazakh Ministry of Foreign Affairs.
World in grip of ‘high impact weather’ as US freezes, Australia sizzles, parts of South America deluged ASTANA. KAZINFORM - "High impact weather" has gripped much of the world so far this year, the UN weather agency, WMO, reported on Friday, with "dangerous and extreme cold in North America, record high heat and wildfires in Australia, heavy rains in parts of South America, and heavy snow on the Alps and Himalayas, UN News reports.