Residents of a border district in China's mostly Muslim region of Xinjiang must now provide DNA samples when applying for passports.
The US Embassy in Kazakhstan has suspended visa issuance.
The Interior Ministry of Kazakhstan denies that the blank Kazakhstan passports seizing from two Chinese nationals was obtained illegally.
Nearly 300 blank Kazakhstan passports have been seized from two Chinese nationals at the border in Almaty airport.
Alma Shalabayeva, the wife of Kazakhstan's fugitive banker Mukhtar Ablyazov, and her daughter Alua have left Kazakhstan for Italy.
Alma Shalabayeva, the wife of Kazakhstan's fugitive banker Mukhtar Ablyazov, is no longer under recognizance not to leave Kazakhstan.
Ablyazov’s wife Alma Shalabayeva has applied to the Kazakhstan authorities asking for a permission to travel abroad, but was waved off for not providing a substantiation for the request.
Rakhat Aliyev won't be able to get a Maltese passport even through the Individual Investor Program.
Austrian authorities have cancelled Rakhat Aliyev’s passport.
Former head of BTA Bank Mukhtar Ablyazov who fled Kazakhstan to avoid justice illegally obtained two Kyrgyzstan passports registered to another persons names.
The wife of former BTA Bank chairman Mukhtar Ablyazov, Alma Shalabayeva, is now staying in Kazakhstan under the written pledge not to leave the country.
French actor turned Russian national Gerard Depardieu on Sunday accused President Vladimir Putin's opposition of lacking vision and defended the Kremlin's treatment of the Pussy Riot protest punks.
India is stamping its map on visas given to Chinese visitors, an Indian official said Saturday, after China began issuing passports showing disputed territories as its own.
The passport of Ivan Cheryomukhin found at the blast site in Astana belongs to neither of the two men killed in the blast.
Certification of cattle started in Aktau to be followed by other pets certification.