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Mexico's 43 missing students haunt president
Mexico's 43 missing students haunt president

Almost a year since the disappearance of 43 students tainted his administration's international image, the case has come back to haunt Mexican President Enrique Pena Nieto.

Mexico's 43 missing students haunt president
Ayaulym Shalkar's Ash Wear. Photo © ashwear.net
Kazakh graphic designer, model Aya Shalkar opens hearts with Ash Wear

Kazakhstani model, graphic designer and popular Instagramer Ayaulym Shalkar has presented her debut collection of minimalistic clothing.

Kazakh graphic designer, model Aya Shalkar opens hearts with Ash Wear
Photo © Oleg Paramonov
Khan Qoryk Festival to open in Ulytau in celebration of 550 anniversary of Kazakh Khaganate

First youth festival Khan Qoryk dedicated to the 550th anniversary of Kazakh Khaganate opens in Kazakhstan.

Khan Qoryk Festival to open in Ulytau in celebration of 550 anniversary of Kazakh Khaganate
Leader of group searching for 43 missing Mexican students killed
Leader of group searching for 43 missing Mexican students killed

The leader of a group searching for 43 missing students in Mexico has been killed near the resort town of Acapulco.

Leader of group searching for 43 missing Mexican students killed
Experts want to quiz troops over Mexico missing students
Experts want to quiz troops over Mexico missing students

Experts from a regional human rights body investigating the disappearance of 43 students in Mexico complained that government delays in allowing them to interview soldiers could limit their work.

Experts want to quiz troops over Mexico missing students
Kenya officials suspended over university massacre
Kenya officials suspended over university massacre

Nine Kenyan officials have been suspended and could face charges of criminal negligence over the massacre at Garissa university earlier this month.

Kenya officials suspended over university massacre
Shock, defiance in Kenya after Shebab massacre 148 at university
Shock, defiance in Kenya after Shebab massacre 148 at university

The bodies of the 148 students and security officers massacred by Somalia's Shebab Islamists in a Kenyan university were flown to Nairobi.

Shock, defiance in Kenya after Shebab massacre 148 at university
Mexicans protest six months after 43 students vanished
Mexicans protest six months after 43 students vanished

Thousands marched in Mexico City to mark six months since the disappearance of 43 college students.

Mexicans protest six months after 43 students vanished
German town mourns 16 teens killed in France air crash
German town mourns 16 teens killed in France air crash

A German town mourned 16 teenagers who were among the 150 people killed in a plane crash in the French Alps as they returned from a school exchange in Spain.

German town mourns 16 teens killed in France air crash
March in Mexico City over slain students
March in Mexico City over slain students

Some 2,500 people marched in Mexico City marking the fifth month since the disappearance of 43 students .

March in Mexico City over slain students
Mexico bristles at UN criticism over disappearances
Mexico bristles at UN criticism over disappearances

The Mexican government bristled at a UN committee's findings that disappearances are widespread in the country and the authorities lack precise numbers of missing people.

Mexico bristles at UN criticism over disappearances
Mexico defends probe of 43 missing students
Mexico defends probe of 43 missing students

The Mexican attorney general's office hit back at mounting criticism of its conclusion that 43 missing students were slaughtere.

Mexico defends probe of 43 missing students
Mexico 'certain' that missing students dead: minister
Mexico 'certain' that missing students dead: minister

Authorities in Mexico can now say with "legal certainty" that the 43 students who went missing in September were murdered by hitmen working for a drug gang.

Mexico 'certain' that missing students dead: minister
Parents of missing Mexico students clash with troops
Parents of missing Mexico students clash with troops

Students and relatives of 43 missing aspiring teachers stormed a Mexican military base in the city where they vanished.

Parents of missing Mexico students clash with troops
Sabina Altynbekova. Photo © Aibek Sultangaziyev
Sabina Altynbekova, a living anime character from Kazakhstan, is off to Hong Kong to meet fans

Kazakhstani volleyball player Sabina Altynbekova famous for her anime-like appearance is in Hong Kong meeting fans and local volleyball players.

Sabina Altynbekova, a living anime character from Kazakhstan, is off to Hong Kong to meet fans
Thousands protest in Mexico City over missing students
Thousands protest in Mexico City over missing students

Some three thousand people took to the streets of downtown Mexico City, three months after the disappearance and likely massacre of 43 students.

Thousands protest in Mexico City over missing students
Families of 43 missing Mexicans promise protests over holidays
Families of 43 missing Mexicans promise protests over holidays

Family members of 43 missing Mexican students said Sunday they would continue pressing for answers over the fate of their sons throughout the holidays.

Families of 43 missing Mexicans promise protests over holidays
Mexican student protesters vandalize SUV carrying mayor
Mexican student protesters vandalize SUV carrying mayor

Dozens of protesting students vandalized an SUV carrying the mayor of the Mexican coastal city of Acapulco, demanding justice over the presumed murder of 43 classmates

Mexican student protesters vandalize SUV carrying mayor
Nobel protester sought to draw attention to 'murdered Mexican students'
Nobel protester sought to draw attention to 'murdered Mexican students'

A young man who disrupted the Nobel prize ceremony in Oslo by waving a Mexican flag streaked with red said he did it to denounce the alleged killing of students by Mexican authorities.

Nobel protester sought to draw attention to 'murdered Mexican students'
Robot for off-road maneuvering. Photo © Dmitry Khegai
Almaty students develop robot to find radiation source in mines

Students from Almaty have assembled a robot that can identify sources of radiation and harmful gases.

Almaty students develop robot to find radiation source in mines