The residence of Kazakhstan's President Akorda is the third most beautiful presidential palace in the world according to Theestle.net.
Afghan President has decided a lavish residence specially built for his imminent retirement is too big and he will move into a more modest home instead.
Schoenbrunn Palace was Marie-Antoinette's summer childhood home and the beautiful and tragic Sissi's favoured residence. Mozart performed there as a child and Napoleon was so smitten he moved in -- twice.
1,202 Kazakhstan citizens naturalized in the U.S. in 2012: 664 of them are close relatives of U.S. citizens, 247 received residence via the Green Card lottery and 129 received the refugee status.
UN Human Rights Committee received a complaint of violation of the international covenant on civil and political rights by Kazakhstan authorities.