Maria Sharapova removed from Women's Tennis RankingsSport October 24, 11:17
Developer shows first image of Russia's new Sarmat ballistic missileMilitary & Defense October 24, 10:15
Moody's revises outlook on Russia's banking system to ‘stable’Business & Economy October 24, 10:00
Russia and Belarus held joint airborne drills in BrestMilitary & Defense October 24, 8:16
District head: all people on board crashed helicopter in Transbaikal deadSociety & Culture October 24, 8:16
Kremlin ex-chief: Russia is ready to open new page in relations with US after electionsRussian Politics & Diplomacy October 24, 4:10
Russian inspectors to hold observation flight over TurkeyRussian Politics & Diplomacy October 24, 2:30
Steinmeier: Further anti-Russian sanctions may hamper talksWorld October 23, 23:31
Qatari former Emir Sheikh Khalifa bin Hamad Al Thani dies aged 84World October 23, 23:08
ASTANA, November 5 (Itar-Tass) — Kazakhstan's Emergency Situations Ministry said the maximum permissible concentration of cyanide in the river Sekisovka, Glubokovsky district, East Kazakhstan region, has been exceeded by 516 times.
The tests were taken on October 31, 2011. The source of the leak has not been found yet. Local residents said the waste had come from the local gold-mining company.
Samples of dead fish found in Lake Sekisovskoye have been sent for tests.
The Ministry has launched detoxication measures.