Yaroslavl bus accident death toll rises to eight MOSCOW. KAZINFORM The number of people killed in the head-on collision of a public bus with a truck in Russia’s Yaroslavl region, some 250 kilometers northwest of Moscow, has risen to eight, regional government’s press service told reporters on Saturday.
Powerful typhoon kills 1 in Tokyo, halts major train services TOKYO. KAZINFORM A powerful typhoon landed near Tokyo early Monday morning, leaving at least one person dead and about 40 people injured while affecting hundreds of thousands of rush-hour commuters in the metropolitan area at the start of the week.
American woman held at Manila airport for hiding baby in luggage MANILA. KAZINFORM - The Philippines police was on Thursday investigating an American woman on charges of human trafficking a day after she was arrested at the Manila airport trying to leave the country with a six-day old baby hidden in her hand luggage.
No Kazakhstanis among victims of tornado in Hainan - MFA NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM – There are no citizens of Kazakhstan among the victims and those injured as a result of the tornado in the Chinese province of Hainan, Kazinform has learnt from the official spokesperson of the Kazakh Ministry of Foreign Affairs.
Arys explosion: commander and deputy commander of military unit arrested NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM - The Military Investigation Division of the Investigative Department of the Ministry of Internal Affairs of Kazakhstan detained the Commander of the Military Unit and the Deputy Commander - Head of the Artillery Ammunition Storing Facility over a criminal case into the explosion at the depot in the town of Arys, Kazinform has learned from the Interior Ministry’s press service.
Rescue operation for missing Kazakh climbers officially completed ALMATY. KAZINFORM The rescue team which was searching for the three Kazakh climbers stranded in the Tien Shan mountains has returned to Almaty. The search operation has been completed. This was announced at a press conference in Almaty, Kazinform correspondent reports.