The Kazakh government will stop offering free lunches at secondary schools across the country from September, reportedly in favor of more targeted assistance programs, local media report.
Kazakhstan has finished negotiating the terms of a deal to join the World Trade Organization, capping 20 years of efforts to take part in the world of mainstream commerce.
Kazakh President Nursultan Nazarbaev has called for joint efforts to fight religious extremism around the world.
Russian President Vladimir Putin has awarded Kazakh President Nursultan Nazarbaev a state honor for his contribution "in bilateral efforts to advance Eurasian integration processes."
RFE/RL's Turkmen Service, known locally as Azatlyk, assembled a panel to discuss China's influence in Central Asia, how far it could expand, and what China's presence in Central Asia means to the geopolitics of the region.
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A friend of convicted Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev found guilty of obstructing a police investigation into the deadly 2013 attack has been sentenced to six years in prison.
Still looking for what recently killed nearly one-third of the world's endangered saiga antelope population, scientists and activists in Kazakhstan want outsiders to be allowed to help investigate.
Authorities at the Baikonur Space Center in Kazakhstan was due to start celebrations on June 1 to mark its 60th anniversary.
Kazakhstan and Turkmenistan have agreed to their maritime border in the Caspian Sea despite the continued lack of agreement on the legal status of the Caspian among its five littoral states.
Kazakhstan has put the brakes on proposed antigay legislation that threatened to derail its dream of hosting the Winter Olympics.
A high-ranking Kazakh space official, addressing suggestions that a massive die-off of endangered saiga antelope was linked to rocket crashes, has said that at this point "we do not see a direct link."