bloomberg.com. "Election Throws Sweden Into Turmoil as Nationalists Advance”- Sweden’s election threw the nation’s political establishment into turmoil as backing for the anti-immigration Sweden Democrats more than doubled, leaving the largest Nordic economy facing a hung parliament.
“Is It Finally John McCain's America?” - Senator John McCain, one of the last non-anguished interventionists in Washington (his Sancho Panza, fellow Republican Lindsey Graham, is another), had a very good last week.
reuters.com. “Russian PM Medvedev says Western sanctions are testing country's strength” - Russia's strength is being tested by sanctions imposed by the West and the country must react in a level-headed way, Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev told members of the country's ruling party, United Russia, on Monday.
“PM Cameron to make one of last Scotland visits before vote to try to keep UK intact” - British Prime Minister David Cameron will make one of his final visits to Scotland later on Monday four days before a historic independence referendum to warn Scots a vote to leave the United Kingdom is a forever choice.
tengrinews.kz. “Bone carvings exhibited in Kazakhstan” - Bektas Karimuly is a talent of many shades, who dedicated his life to teaching gifted children the basics of fine arts.
The painter from Akmola Oblast of Kazakhstan has shown his works to the world during the celebration of Family Day in his home town. The exhibition called "Ystyk Meken" (Hot Place) included a variety of works, containing articles from carved bone made in Kazakh traditional style.
"Cracking catalyst plant to be built in Kazakhstan" - Kazakhstan is planning to build at least half a dozen new factories in Aktobe Oblast in western Kazakhstan. The plans were announced by the Akim (Mayor) of the Oblast Archimed Mukhambetov.
"Rubio to take Golovkin down in later rounds: Robert Garcia" - The trainer of WBC interim middleweight champion Marco Antonio Rubio Robert Garcia talked about their strategy for the upcoming fight against WBA (Super) and IBO middleweight champion from Kazakhstan Gennady Golovkin.
inform.kz. “National Bank of Kazakhstan issues new coins” - The National Bank of the Republic of Kazakhstan has announces the release into circulation commemorative coins dedicated to the 200th anniversary of Taras Shevchenko, made of silver of "proof" quality with nominal value of KZT 500 and of "nickel silver" alloy with nominal value of KZT 50.
"NYFW trends: trellis, urban minimalism, 1960s influence" -From a print that showed up in various forms across several shows to the urban vibe and retro inspirations that informed the collections, here's our pick of the top trends from the last week's fashion shows in New York City.