1 May in Kazakhstan's capital is celebrated with more than 200 events and finishes with grand fireworks in five spots of the city.
A bridge under construction collapses in Almaty, kills one and injures 20 others, bringing safety at Kazakhstan's construction sites and industries into spotlight.
President of Kazakhstan Nursultan Nazarbayev said that challenges were awaiting the country and it had to choose between reforms and degradation.
People have been evacuated from seven villages in East Kazakhstan Oblast as water flooded and damaged hundreds of houses.
President of Kazakhstan appoints Karim Massimov Prime Minister.
The Central Election Commission of Kazakhstan has set a date for inauguration of the country's President to April 29.
The newly elected president of Kazakhstan Nursultan Nazarbayev spoke about the time when Kazakhstan just gained independence and what the elections mean to him.
Nursultan Nazarbayev said that the world community has something to learn from Kazakhstan. Namely, its peacefulness and unity of people of various religions and nationalities.
Foreign leaders have congratulated the Kazakh President Nursultan Nazarbayev on his victory in the presidential elections.
Chief Kazakh Sanitary Doctor and Vice-Minister of Health and Social Development declare preliminary causes of the negative reactions to the measles vaccination conducted in February.
As waters subside in Kazakhstan's Karaganda Oblast, villagers start returning to their homes. Damages from the natural disaster remain to be assessed.
Political analysts explain high voter turnout in the presidential election in Kazakhstan and predict future developments in the Central Asian country.
The US Consulate General in Kazakhstan brushed aside rumors that the cargo delivered from Abu Dhabi to US Embassy in Bishkek was carrying weapons and cash to organize revolutions in Central Asia.
A strange incident involving a man who froze in a shopping mall has occured in Kazakhstan.
Water continues to rise in the Nura River, placing emergency services on high alert in the capital of Kazakhstan Astana.
Kazakhstan MP asks the National Bank why 90 billion tenge ($484 million) were written off from pension accounts.
The Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Kazakhstan has confirmed that Syrian opposition representatives appealed asking Nursultan Nazarbayev to provide a platform for dialogue on the Syrian conflict. According to the Ministry, Kazakhstan's involvement is quite possible.
Villagers from flood-hit areas in Kazakhstan ask for help and to assess damages to their homes. Emergency services are still working to counter the consequences of flooding and prevent additional ruin.
International observers from the CIS have shared their impressions about the presidential election in Kazakhstan.
During the ceremony of announcing the results of the exit polls, President Nursultan Nazarbayev promised to work with renewed vigor in moving Kazakhstan to join the 30 most developed.
- May 1
- Central Asia
- Nursultan Nazarbayev
- East Kazakhstan oblast
- Karim Massimov
- Soviet Union
- Vladimir Putin
- Karaganda Oblast
- emergency situations
- United States
- Almaty oblast
- Akmola Oblast
- pension fund
- National Bank
- Ministry of Foreign Affairs
- developing countries