The leader of a Kazakh NGO has been jailed for 15 days for organizing a protest that saw hundreds of disgruntled homeowners rally in the capital, Astana.
The demonstrators are mortgage holders and investors in apartment projects who complain they have been double-crossed by banks and developers.
An inmate of a maximum security penitentiary in Kazakhstan's northern Aqmola Oblast has maimed himself to protest being held in solitary confinement.
The Interstate Council of the Eurasian Economic Community, the highest body of the Customs Union between Russia, Belarus, and Kazakhstan, is meeting today in Minsk.
A Kazakh prison official has denied a report that troops were deployed to a maximum-security jail.
A woman has been jailed for seven years for snatching a newborn baby from a maternity hospital in the Kazakh city of Almaty last year.
Dozens of residents of the village of Besaghash in Almaty Oblast's Talghar district staged a protest late on March 10 demanding the expulsion from the village of the family of the murder suspect, a man of Kurdish origin.
A ceremony was held today in Kazakhstan's southern town of Qyzylaghash to commemorate those who died in massive flooding one year ago.
A bus driver employed by a Kazakh oil company who commited suicide after a work dispute has been buried.
Kazakh President Nursultan Nazarbaev will make a working visit to Moscow on March 17.
An Uzbek journalist who lives as a political refugee in Canada has complained that he is unable to obtain an entry visa to Kazakhstan.
Some of Kazakhstan's hottest pop idols have recorded a song urging young people to go to the polls on April 3 and "vote for Kazakhstan."