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World • 16 January, 2020

NASA: Smoke from Australia's fires will make 'full circuit' around the world

A fleet of NASA satellites working together has been analyzing the aerosols and smoke from the massive fires burning in Australia. NASA animates World Path of Smoke and Aerosols from Australian Fires.

World • 16 January, 2020

Russian government resigns

Russia's government has resigned, hours after President Vladimir Putin proposed sweeping constitutional changes that could prolong his stay in power, BBC reports. 

World • 13 January, 2020

UN committed to helping Haiti build better future, says Guterres

On 12 January 2010, a 7.0 magnitude quake struck Haiti, devastating its capital, Port-au-Prince. About 220,000 people were reportedly killed, among them, 102 UN staff who lost their lives when the building housing the stabilization mission there, known as MINUSTAH, collapsed. Some 300,000 people were injured and 1.5 million become homeless during the 35-second-long tremor. It is reported by UN news.  

World • 10 January, 2020

Justin Trudeau says intelligence indicates that an Iranian missile took down the Ukrainian flight

Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau announced on Thursday that Canadian and allied intelligence indicated that an Iranian missile shot down Ukraine International Airlines Flight 752 early Wednesday, Business Insider reports. 

World • 09 January, 2020

Iran plane crash: Airliner 'was trying to return to airport'

A plane that crashed in Iran with 176 people on board was trying to return to the airport when it crashed, Iranian investigators have said, BBC reports.

World • 09 January, 2020

Wuhan pneumonia outbreak: Mystery illness 'caused by coronavirus'

Scientists believe they may have found the cause of the mystery pneumonia that has infected almost 60 people in the Chinese city of Wuhan since December, BBC reports.

World • 09 January, 2020

Iran crisis: US 'ready for serious negotiations' with Tehran

The US says it is "ready to engage without preconditions in serious negotiations" with Iran following the countries' exchange of hostilities, BBC reports.

World • 08 January, 2020

Ukrainian passenger plane crashes in Iran

A Ukrainian Boeing-737 with 180 people onboard has crashed in Iran, according to local media, BBC reports.

World • 25 December, 2019

Kipchak is a word of the year in Hungary

Euronews summed up the year with the most relevant, significant and popular words in Europe in 2019.

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Sport • 16 January, 2020

New buses begin hitting the streets of Almaty

Kazakhstan • 16 January, 2020

Russian government resigns

World • 16 January, 2020

Qatar Airways opens flights to Kazakhstan

Kazakhstan • 13 January, 2020

Youth Olympic games kicks off in Lausanne

Sport • 10 January, 2020

Ukrainian passenger plane crashes in Iran

World • 08 January, 2020

When does Ramadan begin in 2020?

Lifestyle • 06 January, 2020

Yelzhan Birtanov on Social Health Insurance

Society • 06 January, 2020

President receives Prime Minister Askar Mamin

President • 31 December, 2019