Hurricane winds damage buildings, kill man in Akmola region KOKSHETAU. KAZINFORM - The strongest hurricane that struck the Akmola region caused huge damage to residential buildings, social, administrative and commercial facilities in almost all regions of Kazakhstan, Kazinform reports referring to the Internal Policy Department.
Georgian man gets 11 years in jail for attempting to smuggle ecstasy SHYMKENT. KAZINFORM - Specialized Inter-District Criminal Court of Shymkent has sentenced a Georgian citizen to 11 years and six months in prison for attempting to smuggle psychotropic substances, the press service of the Financial Monitoring Committee under the Ministry of Finance reports.
South Korean court changed term of imprisonment for Kazakh national involved in hit-and-run case NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM - The final hearing of the Court of Appeal in the case against the citizen of the Republic of Kazakhstan Syrym Sharibek who had hit a child on September 16, 2019, was held in the city of Changwon, Ministry of Foreign Affairs reports.
State inspectors prevent importing of 62 t of infected cucumbers from Iran NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM - The Ministry of Agriculture of the Republic of Kazakhstan destroyed 62 tons of cucumbers from Iran infected with a spreader of viral disease, Kazinform reports referring to the press service of the Ministry.