Free speech case brings out Astana’s uneasiness over rising nationalism in both the Kazakh and Russian communities.
With the president’s blessing, his biopic director, Rustem Abdrashev, is shooting a series reimaging the birth of the first Kazakh state.
Serikzhan Mambetalin and Yermek Narymbaev jailed for ‘inciting national discord,’ barred from engaging in civic activities for five years.
Vote is seen as a bid by veteran leader Nursultan Nazarbayev to tighten his grip on power amid mounting economic woes.
Reporters are now barred from attending hearings of the two men charged with ‘inciting ethnic strife.’
Mayor’s Instagram page highlights Almaty’s rapid response to municipal issues such as potholes, unlit streets.
Washington tries to strike uneasy balance between human rights and pragmatism in the region.
Giant designs traced out by earth mounds could be thousands of years old.
The Moldovan Diaries is a multimedia, interactive examination of the country's ethnic, religious, social and political identities by Paolo Paterlini and Cesare De Giglio.
This innovative approach to story telling gives voice to ordinary people and takes the reader on the virtual trip across Moldovan rural and urban landscapes.
It is a unique and intimate map of the nation.