A court in central Kazakhstan has sentenced a 30-year-old woman to nine years in prison on charges that she was planning to join the Islamic State (IS) extremist group in Syria.
Kazakhstan's Olympic biathlon team gets ready for the Winter Games in South Korea.
Your beard and pants could warrant extra police attention under proposed amendments to Kazakhstan's law on religion.
A court in Kazakhstan has ruled against an imprisoned activist who wants to serve his five-year sentence at a penitentiary closer to home.
This gigantic Kazakh wedding cake -- 3 meters high, weighing some 1,500 kilos, and replete with animatronics -- has to be seen to be believed.
A Kazakh activist serving a five-year prison term for his role in protests against land reforms in 2016 says he has no regrets and feels no shame.
The three drivers of a bus in which 52 Uzbek nationals died in a fire last week have been detained, the prosecutor's office in Kazakhstan's northwestern region of Aqtobe said on January 25.
A prominent U.S.-based human rights lawyer has announced that his firm will represent Iskander Erimbetov, a Kazakh businessman whom the attorney said has been tortured in custody.
The State Department has confirmed that four U.S. citizens were killed and two others wounded in the recent attack on Kabul’s Intercontinental Hotel by Taliban militants that left an estimated 30 people dead.
Authorities in Kazakhstan say a Dutch court has lifted a freeze on Kazakh sovereign-fund assets worth $22 billion.
Frigid weather and heavy snow gripping Kazakhstan has cut off the capital, closed roads and schools, and sent dozens of people to the hospital with frostbite.
After almost a decade of absence, U.S. diplomacy is back in the Caspian energy game. (The views expressed by the author do not necessarily reflect those of RFE/RL.)