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#Kazakhstan

# kazakhstan - Tuesday 27 September, 2022

Pro-Moscow officials say occupied area has voted to join Russia
# War In Ukraine
# War In Ukraine

Pro-Moscow officials say occupied area has voted to join Russia

Updated Sep 27th 2022, 8:30 PM 34,412 Views 30 Comments

Neighbouring countries have seen Russians arriving en masse since the draft was announced last Wednesday.

# kazakhstan - Saturday 9 July, 2022

Russian-born Elena Rybakina triumphs in Wimbledon final
# Success
From The42
# Success

Russian-born Elena Rybakina triumphs in Wimbledon final

Jul 9th 2022, 4:10 PM 7,685 Views 6 Comments

The victory denied Tunisia’s Ons Jabeur a chance to make African tennis history.

# kazakhstan - Thursday 13 January, 2022

Russia-led troops begin pullback from Kazakhstan after quelling unrest
# Kazakhstan
# Kazakhstan

Russia-led troops begin pullback from Kazakhstan after quelling unrest

Jan 13th 2022, 8:48 AM 6,529 Views 11 Comments

Peacekeepers were deployed to the country after protests over fuel prices turned into unprecedented violence.

# kazakhstan - Wednesday 12 January, 2022

Kazakhstan detains nearly 1,700 more after violent unrest
# Almaty
# Almaty

Kazakhstan detains nearly 1,700 more after violent unrest

Jan 12th 2022, 11:00 AM 5,108 Views 8 Comments

The additional detentions, reported by authorities in Almaty, which was hardest hit by the turmoil, takes the total number of arrests to about 12,000.

# kazakhstan - Tuesday 11 January, 2022

Kazakh leader says Russian-led troops will pull out after quelling unrest
# Kazakhstan
# Kazakhstan

Kazakh leader says Russian-led troops will pull out after quelling unrest

Jan 11th 2022, 2:07 PM 6,897 Views 17 Comments

President Kassym-Jomart Tokayev has blamed the unrest on foreign-backed “terrorists”.

# kazakhstan - Monday 10 January, 2022

Explainer: What led to the crisis in Kazakhstan and what's happening now?
# Unrest
# Unrest

Explainer: What led to the crisis in Kazakhstan and what's happening now?

Jan 10th 2022, 4:20 PM 11,515 Views 14 Comments
  • The protests began after fuel prices doubled and tapped into wider discontent in the oil-rich Central Asian nation.
  • A harsh clampdown saw a 'shoot to kill' policy implemented and the deployment of Russian troops in Kazakhstan.
  • The Department of Foreign Affairs issued advice to Irish citizens in the country.

# kazakhstan - Sunday 9 January, 2022

More than 160 reported dead in Kazakhstan following week of unrest
# Kazakhstan
# Kazakhstan

More than 160 reported dead in Kazakhstan following week of unrest

Updated Jan 9th 2022, 5:40 PM 16,295 Views 13 Comments

Fuel price rises sparked the unrest that broke out in the country a week ago.

# kazakhstan - Saturday 8 January, 2022

Here's What Happened Today: Saturday
# Albania
# Albania

Here's What Happened Today: Saturday

Jan 8th 2022, 8:00 PM 22,570 Views 4 Comments

Here’s your round-up of what made the headlines today.

Putin and Kazakhstan's president discuss steps 'to restore order' following unrest
# Kazakhstan
# Kazakhstan

Putin and Kazakhstan's president discuss steps 'to restore order' following unrest

Jan 8th 2022, 11:30 AM 17,587 Views 13 Comments

It comes after the former head of the country’s domestic security agency was detained on suspicion of treason.

# kazakhstan - Friday 7 January, 2022

Kazakhstan's president rejects calls for talks and tells forces to 'shoot to kill' without warning
# Fuel Prices
# Fuel Prices

Kazakhstan's president rejects calls for talks and tells forces to 'shoot to kill' without warning

Updated Jan 7th 2022, 11:00 AM 22,061 Views 31 Comments

The interior ministry said earlier that 26 “armed criminals” had been killed and 18 wounded in the unrest.

# kazakhstan - Thursday 6 January, 2022

Russia-led troops sent to Kazakhstan as 'dozens' killed in unrest
# Kazakhstan
# Kazakhstan

Russia-led troops sent to Kazakhstan as 'dozens' killed in unrest

Updated Jan 6th 2022, 12:21 PM 22,579 Views 22 Comments

More than 1,000 people were wounded following riots in different regions of Kazakhstan, the health minister said.

# kazakhstan - Wednesday 5 January, 2022

Violent protests break out in Kazakhstan as President vows 'tough' response
# Kassym-Jomart Tokayev
# Kassym-Jomart Tokayev

Violent protests break out in Kazakhstan as President vows 'tough' response

Jan 5th 2022, 2:38 PM 11,089 Views 11 Comments

Hundreds have been arrested in protests that started after a fuel price hike.

# kazakhstan - Tuesday 27 October, 2020

Kazakhstan adopts Borat's 'very nice!' catchphrase in bid to boost tourism
# Very Nice
# Very Nice

Kazakhstan adopts Borat's 'very nice!' catchphrase in bid to boost tourism

Oct 27th 2020, 11:34 AM 28,853 Views 27 Comments

The first Borat film caused controversy in Kazakhstan for its depictions of the nation as misogynistic, homophobic and anti-Semitic.

# kazakhstan - Friday 17 April, 2020

After more than 200 days in space, an International Space Station crew has landed safely on Earth
# ISS
# ISS

After more than 200 days in space, an International Space Station crew has landed safely on Earth

Apr 17th 2020, 10:14 AM 19,938 Views 31 Comments

A crew member said “the Earth still looks just as stunning as always” from above during the Covid-19 pandemic.

# kazakhstan - Friday 27 December, 2019

Kazakhstan plane crash: At least 12 people dead and 53 injured, including children
# Almaty Airport
# Almaty Airport

Kazakhstan plane crash: At least 12 people dead and 53 injured, including children

Updated Dec 27th 2019, 7:15 PM 22,908 Views 10 Comments

Deputy Prime Minister Roman Sklyar said that “most of the passengers who died were in the front part”.

# kazakhstan - Thursday 28 November, 2019

Man United's youngsters beaten in Kazakhstan
# Disappointment
From The42
# Disappointment

Man United's youngsters beaten in Kazakhstan

Nov 28th 2019, 5:48 PM 10,922 Views 17 Comments

A Jesse Lingard goal was not enough for the Red Devils to prevail.

# kazakhstan - Tuesday 19 November, 2019

McGinn on the double in Scotland's comeback win as their focus also switches to March
# Play-off Party
From The42
# Play-off Party

McGinn on the double in Scotland's comeback win as their focus also switches to March

Nov 19th 2019, 10:29 PM 8,365 Views 5 Comments

Steve Clarke’s side finished their Euro 2020 qualifying Group I campaign with a 3-1 win over Kazakhstan.

# kazakhstan - Tuesday 21 May, 2019

Kompany included in Belgium squad despite taking up player-manager role with Anderlecht
# Red DEvils
From The42
# Red DEvils

Kompany included in Belgium squad despite taking up player-manager role with Anderlecht

May 21st 2019, 3:28 PM 5,441 Views 3 Comments

The departing Manchester City captain features in the international squad for the first time since November 2018.

# kazakhstan - Friday 22 March, 2019

McLeish won't quit after 'horrible' Scotland humiliation in Kazakhstan
# Shocking Start
From The42
# Shocking Start

McLeish won't quit after 'horrible' Scotland humiliation in Kazakhstan

Mar 22nd 2019, 10:15 AM 4,945 Views 2 Comments

Scotland lost out away from home to a side ranked 117th in the world.

# kazakhstan - Thursday 21 March, 2019

The Euro 2020 qualifiers kicked off in nightmare fashion for Scotland this afternoon
# By Eck
From The42
# By Eck

The Euro 2020 qualifiers kicked off in nightmare fashion for Scotland this afternoon

Mar 21st 2019, 3:48 PM 13,707 Views 18 Comments

Kazakhstan are setting the pace in Group I.

# kazakhstan - Thursday 11 October, 2018

'Thank God they're alive': Crew of Soyuz rocket safe after emergency landing
# International Space Station
# International Space Station

'Thank God they're alive': Crew of Soyuz rocket safe after emergency landing

Oct 11th 2018, 11:04 AM 15,811 Views 57 Comments

The rocket landed in Kazakhstan.

# kazakhstan - Thursday 18 January, 2018

All 52 who died in Kazakhstan bus fire were Uzbek nationals
# Tragedy
# Tragedy

All 52 who died in Kazakhstan bus fire were Uzbek nationals

Jan 18th 2018, 12:00 PM 13,486 Views 11 Comments

All those who died are believed to be Uzbek nationals; local media indicates that they were migrant workers travelling to Russia.

# kazakhstan - Monday 24 July, 2017

Nicolas Cage dressed for the occasion when he met the first lady of Kazakhstan and it's already a meme
# Kazakhstan
From The Daily Edge
# Kazakhstan

Nicolas Cage dressed for the occasion when he met the first lady of Kazakhstan and it's already a meme

Jul 24th 2017, 9:46 AM 7,913 Views 0 Comments

It looks like he is missing his soul.

# kazakhstan - Saturday 19 March, 2016

Kazakhstan to chemically castrate paedophiles
# Child Abuse
# Child Abuse

Kazakhstan to chemically castrate paedophiles

Mar 19th 2016, 10:00 AM 29,167 Views 51 Comments

The move comes after a spike in child rapes.

# kazakhstan - Monday 11 January, 2016

Fans to be given chance to select new coach for Kazakhstan's national team
# Cultural Learnings
From The42
# Cultural Learnings

Fans to be given chance to select new coach for Kazakhstan's national team

Jan 11th 2016, 1:46 PM 2,540 Views 8 Comments

A successor to previous boss Yury Krasnozhan looks set to be determined via an internet poll.

# kazakhstan - Tuesday 3 November, 2015

Half the population of this endangered antelope has died off in a two-week period
# Unexplained
# Unexplained

Half the population of this endangered antelope has died off in a two-week period

Nov 3rd 2015, 10:16 PM 22,705 Views 11 Comments

Scientists are working to come up with an explanation for what has happened.

# kazakhstan - Tuesday 3 March, 2015

No-one can explain the bizarre disorder causing this village's residents to fall asleep for days...
# Kazakhstan
# Kazakhstan

No-one can explain the bizarre disorder causing this village's residents to fall asleep for days...

Mar 3rd 2015, 6:09 AM 25,244 Views 30 Comments

“What else do I remember? Nothing. I slept for two days and two nights.”

# kazakhstan - Saturday 9 August, 2014

Ireland can make history (again) today by reaching Women's RWC semi-final
# Preview
From The42
# Preview

Ireland can make history (again) today by reaching Women's RWC semi-final

Aug 9th 2014, 12:05 AM 5,054 Views 15 Comments

First though, they have to beat Kazakhstan.

# kazakhstan - Friday 8 August, 2014

Cantwell captain as Ireland Women make 10 changes after New Zealand victory
# Starting XV
From The42
# Starting XV

Cantwell captain as Ireland Women make 10 changes after New Zealand victory

Aug 8th 2014, 12:00 PM 12,247 Views 14 Comments

The centre’s partnership with Grace Davitt will continue for the third game in eight days.

# kazakhstan - Sunday 27 July, 2014

Ireland Women arrive in France targeting top four World Cup finish
# Coygig
From The42
# Coygig

Ireland Women arrive in France targeting top four World Cup finish

Jul 27th 2014, 2:19 PM 5,243 Views 2 Comments

Here are the best pics as Philip Doyle’s squad flew to Paris for the tournament.

# kazakhstan - Thursday 26 June, 2014

'Selfie statue' removed in Kazakhstan... because people couldn't stop laughing
# Laughing Stock
From The Daily Edge
# Laughing Stock

'Selfie statue' removed in Kazakhstan... because people couldn't stop laughing

Jun 26th 2014, 3:41 PM 3,865 Views 0 Comments

Take it down. But first, let us take a selfie.

# kazakhstan - Wednesday 16 October, 2013

'New manager should be in place for next friendlies' - Keane
# Skipper
From The42
# Skipper

'New manager should be in place for next friendlies' - Keane

Oct 16th 2013, 12:05 AM 2,088 Views 9 Comments

The Ireland captain was keen to look ahead after the end of a disappointing World Cup campaign.

# kazakhstan - Monday 30 September, 2013

Robbie Brady withdraws from Ireland squad to undergo groin operation
# COYBIG
From The42
# COYBIG

Robbie Brady withdraws from Ireland squad to undergo groin operation

Sep 30th 2013, 7:43 PM 1,915 Views 9 Comments

The Hull midfielder will miss the upcoming games against Germany and Kazakhstan.

# kazakhstan - Wednesday 11 September, 2013

Pics: Soyuz wanna see a spaceship? Here's one that landed this morning in Kazakhstan
# International Space Station
# International Space Station

Pics: Soyuz wanna see a spaceship? Here's one that landed this morning in Kazakhstan

Sep 11th 2013, 3:30 PM 9,221 Views 11 Comments

Well, more a space capsule. Three astronauts landed back on Earth today after spending almost half a year on the International Space Station.

# kazakhstan - Monday 2 September, 2013

Kanye West performs in Kazakhstan, no one watches
# Golddigga
From The Daily Edge
# Golddigga

Kanye West performs in Kazakhstan, no one watches

Sep 2nd 2013, 3:11 PM 1,231 Views 1 Comment

Selfie or it never happened.

# kazakhstan - Friday 9 August, 2013

Champions League draw: Arsenal paired with Fenerbahce, Celtic set for trip to Kazakhstan
# Ready To Go
From The42
# Ready To Go

Champions League draw: Arsenal paired with Fenerbahce, Celtic set for trip to Kazakhstan

Aug 9th 2013, 1:21 PM 13,714 Views 61 Comments

Meanwhile, Spurs have been drawn with Dinamo Tbilisi in the Europa League.

9 facts you (probably) didn't know about Celtic's Champions League opponents
# Fyi
From The42
# Fyi

9 facts you (probably) didn't know about Celtic's Champions League opponents

Aug 9th 2013, 12:48 PM 2,926 Views 3 Comments

The name Shakhter Karagandy will be familiar to fans of St Patrick’s Athletic.

# kazakhstan - Sunday 28 July, 2013

Russian cargo ship docks successfully at International Space Station
# Space
# Space

Russian cargo ship docks successfully at International Space Station

Jul 28th 2013, 1:51 PM 4,528 Views 31 Comments

The ship has delivered about 2.4 metric tons of supplies to the space outpost,

# kazakhstan - Tuesday 14 May, 2013

The Evening Fix... now with added Casino Royale made of Lego
# Need To Know
# Need To Know

The Evening Fix... now with added Casino Royale made of Lego

May 14th 2013, 7:02 PM 6,764 Views 0 Comments

Here are the things we learned, loved and shared today…

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