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Revealed: UK's Head of 'Tax Simplification' Is Helping Set Up a Tax Haven

A government tax adviser and one of Theresa May's "business ambassadors" are helping to create a tax haven in Kazakhstan.
Solomon Hughes
7.23.18
Very Nice

Happy Anniversary to the Time a Sports Ceremony Played the Borat Song by Accident

Great success!
Emma Garland
3.23.18
urban exploration

Photographing These Abandoned Space Shuttles Made Me a Russian Target

How one man broke into a secret facility housing the last of the Soviet Union's experimental space ships.
Julian Morgans
3.9.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Sacha Baron Cohen Wants to Reimburse Tourists Fined for Wearing Borat's Mankini

The 'Borat'-loving tourists were arrested in Kazakhstan for dressing up like Cohen's character.
River Donaghey
11.21.17
Travel

My Strange Winter with a Shaman in Kazakhstan

Photographer Denis Vejas documents the practices of one of the country's last Sufi dervishes.
Denis Vejas
11.30.16
Stuff

How Does Kazakhstan Feel About 'Borat' Ten Years Later?

"It was a comedy—not a documentary."
VICE Staff
11.4.16
Travel

The Grueling Lives of Foreign Students Who Spend Summers Working in America

They go to the best universities in their home countries. But in America, they're just "the help."
VICE Staff
6.16.16
The Crown and Spectre Issue

Plutonium in the Hills: How Do You Keep Nuclear Secrets Buried Forever?

Decades after the fall of Soviet Union, scientists are working to determine the lasting environmental effects of Soviet nuclear testing in Kazakhstan.
ALEX PASTERNACK
11.19.15
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Kazakhstan Thinks It Finally Figured Out the Source of That Weird Sleeping Sickness

The government believes the culprit was carbon monoxide from uranium mines in the area.
River Donaghey
7.20.15
nasa

Revel in the Beauty of NASA's Soyuz Landing Photos

The weather could not have been better for Barry Wilmore, Alexander Samokutyaev, and Elena Serova's return to Earth aboard Soyuz TMA-14M.
Emerson Rosenthal
3.12.15
News

Officials Are Evacuating the City in Kazakhstan Where Villagers Fall Asleep At Random

They're hoping that by rounding everyone up and kicking them out the affliction will just disappear.
Mark Hay
2.27.15
News

Villagers in Kazakhstan Are Falling Asleep En Masse for No Apparent Reason

10 percent of the population are passing out in public and no one knows why.
Mark Hay
12.16.14
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