Local officials in Tajikistan's Khatlon Province have demolished an unregistered mosque in the regional capital, Qurghonteppa, after reports it had "underage" worshippers.
Dozens of Tajik and Kyrgyz citizens temporarily blocked the cross-border Osh-Isfara highway today after an incident at a Kyrgyz border station.
Tajik Security Council Secretary Amirqul Azimov has given details about the death of Islamic militant leader Alovuddin Davlatov that differ from an earlier official version of his killing in January by security forces.
Gasoline prices in Tajikistan have hit a new high after Russia increased tariffs for oil and oil products exported to the Central Asian country.
Kyrgyz authorities say that one Tajik citizen was killed during an antidrug operation on the Kyrgyz-Tajik border.
Tajikistan has begun its spring draft, with authorities seeking to reassure young men and their families that oft-criticized conditions for conscripts have improved.
The trial of nine men recaptured after a high-profile jailbreak in Tajikistan last year has started at the Supreme Court in Dushanbe.
The prison terms of the sons of slain Tajik Emergency Situations Minister and former opposition commander Mirzo Ziyoev have been reduced by half to 15 years by an appeals court.
The presidents of Turkmenistan and Tajikistan have held separate talks with Iranian President Mahmud Ahmadinejad in Tehran.
Only 60 of the some 1,200 Tajik students who recently abandoned their studies at Islamic universities and madrasahs abroad and returned to Tajikistan have been admitted to Tajik universities.
Russia says it has decided to increase tariffs for oil and oil products exported to Tajikistan.
Tajikistan today opened a festival showcasing Iranian culture that will continue through March 27.