A court in Kazakhstan's western city of Oral has sentenced a man for organizing the attempted murder of a prominent journalist.
Editors from two opposition newspapers in Kazakhstan that were recently shut down say authorities are closing periodicals because they "fear the truth."
Friends of Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev are asking that their cases be tried outside of Massachusetts.
The Kazakh government has outlined new amendments to the country's migration laws that would expedite citizenship for ethnic Kazakhs from foreign countries.
Russia's foreign minister says the littoral states of the Caspian Sea are coordinating many "principles" aimed at establishing the bases of a treaty on the sea's legal status.
Kazakh President Nursultan Nazarbaev has voiced concern about what he calls the "possible end of cooperation between the world's leading nuclear powers."
Italy has granted refugee status to the wife and daughter of Mukhtar Ablyazov, the former head of one of Kazakhstan's largest banks who is wanted for embezzlement.
A Kazakh tabloid magazine has come under criticism after dedicating its latest issue to Adolf Hitler.
A celebrity magazine in Kazakhstan is under fire for devoting its latest issue to Adolf Hitler.
Members of the Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO) have met in the Tajik capital to discuss regional security in the wake of the withdrawal of most foreign combat troops from Afghanistan by the end of 2014.
The father of a friend of the accused Boston Marathon bomber says investigators are doing everything they can to delay his son's trial.
Police in Kazakhstan have detained six women who had chained themselves to a fence outside the Prosecutor-General's Office in Astana to protest against the city authorities' actions.