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Dozens killed in mosque explosion in Afghanistan

  • 22 Oct 2019
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At least 62 people were killed in an explosion during Friday prayers in a mosque in Nangarhar, Afghanistan, according to a regional spokesman Attaullah Khogyani. 36 other people were wounded in the blast in Haska Mina district, also known as the Deh Bala district, near the border with Pakistan. Violence in the country has increased ahead of the presidential election last month. The United Nations said in a report on Thursday that Afghanistan violence against civilians has reached "extreme levels" in the third quarter of 2019,...

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India celebrates badminton World Championships gold

  • 28 Aug 2019
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Indian fans are celebrating after badminton player PV Sindhu won the World Championships in Switzerland. She defeated Japan's Nozomi Okuhara 21-7, 21-7 on Sunday, becoming the first Indian to win the coveted title. Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Bollywood megastar Amitabh Bachchan were among those who praised her historic achievement. Narendra Modi: «The stupendously talented PV Sindhu makes India proud again! Congratulations to her for winning the Gold at the BWF World Championships. The passion and dedication with which...

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Central Asia steadily moves to desertification

  • 06 Aug 2019
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Thawing of glaciers, convergence of landslides and avalanches, exhaustion of water stocks, droughts, decrease in productivity of crops and desertification of territories are not the complete list of negative consequences of global warming for Central Asia which is very vulnerable to climate changes on the Eurasian continent. By estimates of the World Bank (WB), economy of Tajikistan, Turkmenistan and Kyrgyzstan lose from 0.4% to 1.3% of annual GDP from natural disasters. But if weather continues to change in the same direction, much more...

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Thirty dead in 13 hours: US reckons with back-to-back mass shootings

  • 06 Aug 2019
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A shattering weekend in which two mass shootings left at least 30 people dead and injured dozens put Donald Trump at the center of a storm of outrage over racism and the failure on gun control in America. Even as the president said “hate has no place in our country” and blamed the shootings on mental illness, investigators in El Paso confirmed that a massacre at a Walmart superstore on Saturday that left at least 21 people dead in the Texas border city had been preceded by the suspected gunman publishing an...

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A Power Plant Fiasco Highlights China’s Growing Clout in Central Asia

  • 31 Jul 2019
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Officials in Kyrgyzstan knew they could no longer put off the decision. An aging plant that provided nearly all the heat and electricity for the country’s capital was on its last legs. As the officials were weighing rival bids to reconstruct the plant, letters arrived at the Kyrgyz Energy Ministry and Foreign Ministry from the Chinese Embassy in Bishkek, the Kyrgyz capital. They strongly “recommended” a Chinese company called TBEA as the “only executor” for the project, worth hundreds of millions of dollars. It was more than...

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Kazakhstan made the choice – economically strong, fair and democratic society

  • 20 Jun 2019
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Last Sunday the attention of the world media was riveted on the extraordinary elections of the president in Kazakhstan. In March, 2019 the first president of Kazakhstan Nursultan Nazarbayev voluntarily resigned authority of the head of state which he executed from the moment of independence of the republic. Under the Constitution the duty of the president passed to the speaker of the senate of Parliament Kasym-Zhomart Tokayev who, on April 9 in his address to citizens of the country declared extraordinary presidential elections. - On the...

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What to eat on the Indian diet

  • 20 Jun 2019
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Indian food is famous for its spices and range of dishes. Different regions of India have distinct cuisines, but most of them contain varieties of vegetables, legumes, rice, and breads that may help a person lose weight. Many Indian people do not eat meat. The traditional Indian diet appears healthful. However, obesity, heart disease, and diabetes rates are steadily increasing in Indian populations. This is due, in part, to changes in the way that modern Indian people eat. The Indian diet is increasingly...

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Presidential Election in Kazakhstan: insight review

  • 11 Jun 2019
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On June 9 in one of the most important countries of Eurasia – Kazakhstan, for a year before the due time, there will take place early elections of the president. In March this year Nursultan Nazarbayev who directed the country from the moment of independence in 1991, declared in the address to citizens about his resignation. This news had effect of the exploded political "bomb" and shook not only Kazakhstan, but also caused some concern in Beijing and in Moscow, in Washington and Brussels. News about the decision of the Kazakhstan leader was...

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Golovkin rocks Rolls in four

  • 11 Jun 2019
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The Big Drama Show is back. Former middleweight champion Gennady “GGG” Golovkin (39-1-1, 34 KOs) knocked out previously unbeaten Steve Rolls (19-1, 10 KOs) in round four on Saturday night at Madison Square Garden in New York City. Coming off his first loss to Canelo Alvarez last September, 37-year-old GGG ended the fight spectacularly with a left hook that put Rolls down face first for the count. Time was 2:09. To his credit, Rolls came to fight and landed some clean shots before being overwhelmed by Golovkin’s firepower. After...

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Presidential Election in Kazakhstan: insight review

  • 10 Jun 2019
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On June 9 in one of the most important countries of Eurasia – Kazakhstan, for a year before the due time, there will take place early elections of the president. In March this year Nursultan Nazarbayev who directed the country from the moment of independence in 1991, declared in the address to citizens about his resignation. This news had effect of the exploded political "bomb" and shook not only Kazakhstan, but also caused some concern in Beijing and in Moscow, in Washington and Brussels. News about the decision of the Kazakhstan leader was...

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