A senior Kazakh official says the Central Asian nation will not accept a single currency in a trade bloc championed by Moscow.
Special forces from Shanghai Cooperation Organization member states are holding joint military maneuvers in Kyrgyzstan.
Considering the region's economic and strategic importance, it is somewhat surprising that no one from western Kazakhstan seems to be interested in running for president.
Kazakhstan's Foreign Ministry says several Syrian opposition groups have asked President Nursultan Nazarbaev to host talks with opposition delegates in a bid to resolve Syria's civil war.
A traffic accident in southern Kazakhstan has killed 16 people, including 14 citizens of neighboring Kyrgyzstan.
A horror movie produced by Kazakh-Russian filmmaker Timur Bekmambetov and directed by Georgian actor-director Leo Gabriadze hits screens at theaters in the United States on April 17.
Inmates from a women's prison in Kazakhstan's central Qaraghandy region have been evacuated due to severe floods.
A court in Kazakhstan's western city of Oral has sentenced three local residents to 3 1/2 years each on charges of attempting to join Islamic State militants in Syria and Iraq.
Kazakh President Nursultan Nazarbaev and visiting Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan have discussed bilateral ties in Astana.
Former Kazakh intelligence chief Alnur Musaev on April 15 pleaded not guilty at a trial in Austria over his alleged involvement in the killing of two Kazakh bankers.
A court in Kazakhstan has sentenced two teenagers to five years in prison for promoting terrorism after they said they planned to join Islamic State militants.
Former Kazakh intelligence chief Alnur Musaev and ex-presidential bodyguard Vadim Koshlyak are accused of aiding the abduction and murder of two managers of Kazakhstan’s Nurbank in 2007.