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Nursultan Nazarbayev to visit China

President of Kazakhstan Nursultan Nazarbayev will pay an official visit to China in the end of May.

Nursultan Nazarbayev to visit China
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Japan bus-jacker 'wanted to see parents'

A middle-aged man who allegedly hijacked a bus because he wanted to visit his parents was arrested in Japan, police said Monday, after he let the driver go to the toilet.

Japan bus-jacker 'wanted to see parents'
UN chief lands in war-torn South Sudan to push for peace
UN chief lands in war-torn South Sudan to push for peace

UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon flew into South Sudan Tuesday to demand an end to a brutal four-month-old civil war that has sparked dire warnings of genocide and famine.

UN chief lands in war-torn South Sudan to push for peace
Obama in first US presidential visit to Malaysia since 1966
Obama in first US presidential visit to Malaysia since 1966

US President Barack Obama arrives Saturday in Malaysia hoping to energise aloof ties with a Muslim-majority nation whose government is under the microscope for wide allegations of abuse of power and the loss of Malaysia Airlines flight MH370.

Obama in first US presidential visit to Malaysia since 1966
Nisha Biswal. Photo courtesy of russian.ashgabat.usembassy.gov
US Assistant Secretary of State visiting Kazakhstan

US Assistant Secretary of State for South and Central Asian Affairs Nisha Biswal is arriving to Kazakhstan on March 31 and will visit Kyrgyzstan on April 2.

US Assistant Secretary of State visiting Kazakhstan
British Prince Harry is spotted (2nd right) at the Almaty's Shymbulak ski resort. Photo courtesy of east2west news
Prince Harry and his girlfriend Cressida arrive in Almaty

British Prince Harry has brought his girlfriend Cressida Bonas to Kazakhstan for some skiing.

Prince Harry and his girlfriend Cressida arrive in Almaty
China-France set to tie up deals on Xi visit
China-France set to tie up deals on Xi visit

China and France are expected to sign scores of business deals on the first full day of President Xi Jinping's state visit Wednesday after he was wined and dined in the gastronomic capital of Lyon.

China-France set to tie up deals on Xi visit
Nursultan Nazarbayev, the President of Kazakhstan. ©Tengrinews.kz
Nazarbayev to visit China

President of Kazakhstan Nursultan Nazarbayev is going to pay an official visit to China.

Nazarbayev to visit China
The President of Kazakhstan Nursultan Nazarbayev and Russian President Vladimir Putin. ©RIA Novosti
Nazarbayev to visit Russia on March 10-11

President of Kazakhstan Nursultan Nazarbayev will visit Russia on Vladimir Putin's invitation on March 10-11.

Nazarbayev to visit Russia on March 10-11
Britain's Prince William and Catherine, the Duchess of Cambridge. ©Reuters/Andrew Winning
Baby Prince George heading to Australia, New Zealand

Prince William and his wife Catherine will take their baby son Prince George with them on their tour of Australia and New Zealand next month.

Baby Prince George heading to Australia, New Zealand
President Nazarbayev meets Kazakhstan's Olympic team. Photo courtesy of akorda.kz
Nazarbayev attends opening ceremony of 22nd Winter Olympics in Sochi

President of Kazakhstan Nursultan Nazarbayev has arrived to Sochi, Russia for the opening ceremony of the 22nd Winter Olympics.

Nazarbayev attends opening ceremony of 22nd Winter Olympics in Sochi
Blast outside French church in Rome as Hollande visits
Blast outside French church in Rome as Hollande visits

A small explosive device went off outside a French church in central Rome could be linked to President Francois Hollande's visit.

Blast outside French church in Rome as Hollande visits
Hollande vows to share French technology with Brazil
Hollande vows to share French technology with Brazil

French President Francois Hollande, on a state visit to Brazil, on touted his country's readiness Thursday to share its technological know-how with the emerging South American powerhouse.

Hollande vows to share French technology with Brazil
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Nazarbayev postpones his visit to South Africa

Kazakhstan President Nursulan Nazarbayev has postponed his official visit to the Republic of South Africa.

Nazarbayev postpones his visit to South Africa
I'm no saint or icon, says Myanmar's Suu Kyi
I'm no saint or icon, says Myanmar's Suu Kyi

Myanmar opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi on Thursday insisted she was no saint and no icon, saying she disliked the titles and had always seen herself as an honest politician.

I'm no saint or icon, says Myanmar's Suu Kyi
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Top Assad officials in Moscow to discuss Syria talks

A senior Syrian regime delegation was Monday in Moscow to hold talks with top Russian diplomats on plans to hold a peace conference in Geneva to end the Syria conflict, the foreign ministry said.

Top Assad officials in Moscow to discuss Syria talks
Ireland's President Michael D. Higgins. ©Reuters/Edgard Garrido
Irish president to make historic state visit to Britain

President Michael D. Higgins is to become the first Irish head of state to make a state visit to Britain, in another symbolic step forward for relations between the neighbouring countries.

Irish president to make historic state visit to Britain
Boycott-hit Commonwealth summit begins in Sri Lanka
Boycott-hit Commonwealth summit begins in Sri Lanka

A Commonwealth summit meant to showcase post-war Sri Lanka was to begin in Colombo Friday but faced being upstaged by an historic visit to its northern killing fields by Britain's David Cameron.

Boycott-hit Commonwealth summit begins in Sri Lanka
Japan's Foreign Minister Kishida Fumio. ©Reuters/Ahim Rani
Japanese minister to visit Iran as ties with West thaw

Japan's foreign minister will go to Iran next month, he said Tuesday, in the latest sign of Tehran's rapidly thawing relationship with the Western world.

Japanese minister to visit Iran as ties with West thaw
Armenian Ambassador to Kazakhstan Ara Sahakyan and the President of Kazkahstan Nursultan Nazarbayev. ©Marat Abilov
Nazarbayev awaited in Armenia

President of Kazakhstan Nursultan Nazarbayev is expected to visit Armenia.

Nazarbayev awaited in Armenia