Kazakh Prime Minister Karim Masimov has said Kyrgyzstan should join the Commonwealth of Independent States' Customs Union in order to simplify the border-crossing process for Kyrgyz labor migrants.
The trial of six ethnic Uzbeks charged in connection with last year's deadly violence in southern Kyrgyzstan resumed today in Bishkek.
At least three men who allegedly belong to a Kyrgyz criminal group have been detained in Tajikistan as suspects in the killing of a former Kyrgyz official.
A senior official in Kyrgyzstan suggests authorities there are preparing to file a new extradition request for ousted former President Kurmanbek Bakiev, who fled to Belarus last year after a popular uprising.
Kyrgyz officials say opposition United Kyrgyzstan party leader Adakhan Madumarov will be interrogated in connection with the killing of the former head of the country's presidential office.
A local imam in northern Kyrgyzstan has filed a lawsuit against a secondary school for not allowing his daughter to wear an Islamic head scarf.
The bodies of 21 people killed in last year's ethnic clashes in southern Kyrgyzstan have still not been identified after DNA analysis abroad.
Kyrgyz police say a former top official found dead in a burned-out car two years ago was in fact murdered and that 17 people have been taken into custody in connection with the killing.
A Kyrgyz parliamentary party faction has decided to replace longtime leader Feliks Kulov as its leader in the legislature.
Local prosecutors in southern Kyrgyzstan are investigating after parents complained that schoolchildren were made to work at a construction site.
A Kyrgyz Muslim women's NGO claims that female students who wear the traditional Islamic headscarf are being subjected to discrimination.
Bishkek Mayor Isa Omurkulov has said in court that people associated with former President Kurmanbek Bakiev distributed weapons to antigovernment protesters last year in order to "provoke deadly clashes."