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Landslide kills 3, leaves 5 missing in western Uganda
KAMPALA. KAZINFORM - A landslide triggered by heavy rains late on Tuesday killed three children and left five others missing in the western Ugandan district of Kasese, said a relief agency official here on Wednesday, Xinhua reports.
Bus driver fatally hits man in Saran
KARAGANDA. KAZINFORM - A man is dead after he was hit by a bus in the city of Saran, Karaganda region, Kazinform correspondent reports.
6 left injured after collision on Kentau-Turkestan highway
KENTAU. KAZINFORM - A collision between a Nexia car and a police car took place on the Kentau-Turkestan highway, Kazinform cites the press service of the Police Office of Turkestan region.
Heavy snow blamed in 2 fatal car accidents in Almaty city
ALMATY. KAZINFORM – 39 car accidents occurred overnight due to heavy snow in Almaty city, Kazinform correspondent reports citing the press service of the police department.
Plane carrying humanitarian aid crashes in Guatemala, killing 2
GUATEMALA CITY. KAZINFORM - At least two people were killed on Sunday when a small plane airlifting food to victims of tropical storm Eta crashed, the Municipal Firefighters of Guatemala City said, Xinhua reports.
Tropical storm Eta leaves over 50 dead in Guatemala
TEGUCIGALPA. KAZINFORM - More than 50 people have died from mudslides triggered by tropical depression Eta in Guatemala, President Alejandro Giammattei said Thursday, Xinhua reports.
84 yo woman, her son and grandson died in fire
TARAZ. KAZINFORM «Three people have died in a house fire in Taraz, Zhambyl region,» the official representative of the Kazakh Emergency Situations Ministry, Talgat Uali, said.
Turkey: Search and rescue efforts completed after quake
ANKARA. KAZINFORM All search and rescue efforts were declared complete on Wednesday in the western Izmir province after an earthquake shook Turkey’s Aegean region last week, authorities announced.
Death toll in Turkey from earthquake rises to 113
ANKARA. KAZINFORM - The death toll from last week’s powerful earthquake in Turkey’s Aegean region now stands at 113, authorities said early Wednesday, Anadolu Agency reports.
Quake death toll in Turkey hits 100
ANKARA. KAZINFORM - The death toll from last week’s powerful earthquake in Turkey’s Aegean region has risen to 100, authorities said on Tuesday, Anadolu Agency reports.
At least 1 killed, 15 wounded in Vienna attack
BERLIN. KAZINFORM - At least one person was killed and 15 others wounded in Austria’s capital Monday evening in a suspected terrorist attack by multiple gunmen, Anadolu Agency reports.
Turkey: Death toll from earthquake rises to 91
ANKARA. KAZINFORM - The death toll in Turkey from a powerful earthquake in the Aegean region has risen to 91, the country’s disaster agency said Monday, Anadolu Agency reports.
2 killed in fires in N Kazakhstan
PETROPAVLOVSK. KAZINFORM – Two fires resulting in two deaths occurred in North Kazakhstan region last week, Kazinform correspondent reports.
Search continues for missing fisherman in Akmola rgn
NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM Search for the missing fisherman in Astrakhan district, Akmola region, enters 8th day, the official representative of the Kazakh Emergency Situations Ministry, Talgat Uali, said.
Death toll in Turkey from earthquake rises to 76
ANKARA. KAZINFORM The death toll in Turkey from Friday's magnitude 6.6 earthquake in the Aegean Sea has risen to 76, the country’s Disaster and Emergency Management Authority (AFAD) said early Monday.
Turkey: Death toll from quake rises to 39
ANKARA. KAZINFORM - Turkey's death toll from magnitude 6.6 earthquake in Aegean rises to 39, according to the country's Disaster and Emergency Management Authority (AFAD) on Saturday, Anadolu Agency reports.
Tokayev sends condolences to Turkey over earthquake victims
NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM - President Kassym-Jomart Tokayev has expressed great regret over the victims of the earthquake in Izmir province of Turkey, Kazinform cites Akorda.kz.
Elbasy extends condolences to Turkey for deadly quake
NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM – First Kazakh President-Elbasy Nursultan Nazarbayev has sent a telegram of condolences to Turkish Leader Recep Tayyip Erdoğan, Kazinform cites Elbasy.kz.
No Kazakhstanis among those suffered in earthquake in Turkey
IZMIR. KAZINFORM According to preliminary information, there are no Kazakhstanis among those suffered in earthquake that hit Turkey today, the Kazakh Foreign Ministry reports.
Hurricane Zeta leaves half mln without power in U.S. Louisiana
HOUSTON. KAZINFORM - Over half a million people were without power in the U.S. state of Louisiana after Category 2 Hurricane Zeta made landfall Wednesday afternoon along the Gulf Coast, authorities said Thursday, Xinhua reports.