Friday Apr 18
Kazakhstan's space future
Baku, Azerbaijan, April 18 By Elena Kosolapova - Trend: Kazakhstan has a great past in space development, and its future in this field is expected to be just as glorious.
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Tue Apr 15, 2014
Software Billionaire Blasts Into Orbit as Space Tourist
The man given much of the credit for overseeing the development of Microsoft's Word software blasted into space over the weekend as the fifth space tourist.
Mon Apr 14, 2014
British foreign ministry representative visits Kazakhstan
British Senior Minister of State for Foreign Affairs, Baroness Sayeeda Warsi paid an official visit to Kazakhstan.
Sat Apr 12, 2014
Kazakh citizen carries EXPO 2017 flag across globe to promote event
Mumbai, Apr.11 : In a unique citizen's initiative, Sapar Iskakov, 70, a tireless entrepreneur from Kazakhstan, has been carrying the flag of EXPO 2017 across the globe to promote the forthcoming international exhibition that the Central Asian country is hosting in its capital Astana.
History Of Baikonur Cosmodrome Includes Many...
Forty-three years ago today, the former Soviet Union launched the first human into space.
Fri Apr 11, 2014
Kazakhstan to increase presence in Latin America and Africa
Baku, Azerbaijan, April 11 By Elena Kosolapova - Trend: Kazakhstan will strengthen existing and establish new contacts in Latin America and Africa, Kazinform reported on April 11. As Kazakh Foreign Minister Yerlan Idrisov said at the "round table" in the city of Almaty it will be a part of a new foreign policy concept which envisage discovery of ... (more)
Wed Apr 09, 2014
Russia launches Progress cargo ship to ISS
Russia has successfully launched an unmanned resupplying spacecraft to the International Space Station , the Federal Space Agency Roscosmos said Wednesday.
Sun Apr 06, 2014
Malaysian National News Agency
Kazakhstani World Traveler In Kuala Lumpur To Promote Green Movement Expo
KUALA LUMPUR, April 6 -- A Kazakhstani traveler and philanthropist, Sapar Iskakov, who is on a 120-day tour around the world on the cruise ship Queen Elizabeth 6, made a one-day stop in this capital today.
Wed Apr 02, 2014
Christian Science Monitor
NASA to suspend almost all ties with Russia, according to leaked internal memo
U.S. astronaut Steven Swanson, center, Russian cosmonauts Alexander Skvortsov, bottom, and Oleg Artemyev, crew members of the mission to the International Space Station gesture prior the launch of Soyuz-FG rocket at the Russian leased Baikonur cosmodrome, Kazakhstan, Wednesday, March 26, 2014.
South China Morning Post
Moscow threatens US with retaliation after JPMorgan blocks diplomat's fund transfer
Moscow reacts as US sanctions against Russia following its annexing of Crimea started to take effect with JPMorgan Chase blocking a money transfer by a Russian diplomat Moscow on Wednesday threatened retaliatory action against US diplomats after US bank JPMorgan Chase blocked a transfer of funds carried out by a Russian envoy.
Republic of Fiji plans to open honorary consulates in Kazakhstan
Chairman of the Tourism Industry Committee of the Kazakh Ministry of Industry and New Technologies Marat Igaliyev and Fiji's Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary Ambassador to Kazakhstan Ravindran Ravindran Robin Nair discussed the bilateral cooperation in the field of tourism, the Kazakh Tourism Industry Committee said on April 2. "Robin Nair said ... (more)
Mon Mar 31, 2014
It's T-365 Until Astronaut and Cosmonaut Spend One Year on Space Station
A veteran space station commander and half of history's first pair of twins to fly into orbit, Kelly will leave the planet in 2015 to become the first U.S. astronaut to spend a year in space .
Fri Mar 28, 2014
Press Releases: Assistant Secretary Biswal Travel to Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan
Assistant Secretary for South and Central Asian Affairs Nisha Biswal will travel March 31-April 2 to Astana and Almaty, Kazakhstan and April 2-4 to Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan.
President: Almaty`s development always a state priority
Development of such a megalopolis as Almaty, would always be a priority for the state, Kazakh President Nursultan Nazarbayev said during a meeting dedicated to further development of the city, the Acorda press service reported on March 27. "Almaty is the largest megalopolis in the country and its development should keep pace with Astana.
Thu Mar 27, 2014
Engine failure delays Soyuz dock with space station
AN ENGINE snag has delayed the arrival of a Russian spacecraft carrying three astronauts - including one American - to the International Space Station.
Tue Mar 25, 2014
New Crew Launches to Space Station to Continue Scientific Research
Three crew members representing the United States and Russia are on their way to the International Space Station after launching from the Baikonur Cosmodrome in Kazakhstan at 5:17 p.m. EDT Tuesday .
Welcome To The Age Of Coal
Central Asia is known for many reasons but two things stand out in coverage of the region these days -- the geostrategic location in terms of security and its energy resources.
Indian Neha Travels Launches Packages To Armenia
INDIAN NEHA TRAVELS LAUNCHES PACKAGES TO ARMENIA 13:20 24.03.2014 Looking to offer packages to relatively unexplored destinations, Neha Travels has launched packages to Armenia.
Mon Mar 24, 2014
WDRB speaks with upcoming International Space Station crew
The crew of International Space Station Expedition 40/41: Alexander Gerst, Max Suraev and Reid Wiseman.