Kazakhstan accuses protesters of trying to oust government

Oil-rich Kazakhstan on Friday accused organisers of anti-government rallies last week of trying to overthrow the Central Asian country`s government.

Key world powers need to end double standards on nuke weapons: Kazakhstan President Nursultan Nazarbayev

Key world powers need to end double standards on nuke weapons: Kazakhstan President Nursultan Nazarbayev

Reaffirming his country's commitment to realizing a world free of nuclear weapons and urging the international community to consider this goal as the main objective of humanity in the 21st century. Kazakhstan's President Nursultan Nazarbayev used the platform of the recently held Nuclear Security Summit (NSS) in Washington to question the double standards of some world powers on the issue of creating and maintaining their respective nuclear arsenal, while urging other nations to destroy theirs.

Australia seals uranium export deal with Ukraine

Australia has agreements to export uranium to 43 states and territories, with Canberra last year singing a landmark deal to sell it to India, which has not signed Nuclear Non-Proliferation Treaty.

Russia's Progress 63 resupply craft launches to space station - Watch online!

Russia's Progress 63 resupply craft launches to space station - Watch online!

The unpiloted cargo spacecraft is carrying three tons of food, fuel and supplies for the Expedition 47 crew.

Humans, `unicorns` may have walked Earth at same time: Study

A long-extinct animal known as the Siberian unicorn -- which was actually a long-horned rhinoceros -- may have walked the Earth 29,000 years ago, at the same time as prehistoric humans, researchers say.

Voting in parliamentary election begins in Kazakhstan

Voting has begun in a parliamentary election in the former Soviet republic of Kazakhstan, where the governing party is expecting an easy win.

17-member wrestling team for Asian Olympic Qualification

17-member wrestling team for Asian Olympic Qualification

The team, consists of five in men's freestyle, six in Greco-Roman and six in female wrestling.

Davis Cup: Andy Murray puts holders Britain ahead, Novak Djokovic excels for Serbia

Davis Cup: Andy Murray puts holders Britain ahead, Novak Djokovic excels for Serbia

Murray said that he despite getting little out of breath, he served and played well.

Novak Djokovic, Andy Murray eye Davis Cup quarters showdown

Novak Djokovic, Andy Murray eye Davis Cup quarters showdown

The world's top two players will go into their home clashes against Kazakhstan and Japan respectively.

First train from China to Iran stimulates Silk Road revival

First cargo train from China to Iran arrived in Tehran on Monday, indicating a milestone in reviving the "Silk Road", which has opened a new chapter of win-win cooperation between China and Iran.

Three Expedition-46 astronauts on way to ISS

A new Soyuz rocket successfully sent three Expedition-46 astronauts on the six-hour trip to the International Space Station (ISS) from the Baikonur launch facility in Kazakhstan on Tuesday.

Soyuz spacecraft set for next space station crew launch Tuesday

Soyuz spacecraft set for next space station crew launch Tuesday

NASA astronaut Tim Kopra and Russian cosmonaut Yuri Malenchenko will be joined by Tim Peake of ESA (European Space Agency), who will become the first Briton to go to space since 1991.

Three space station astronauts safely return to Earth: NASA

NASA says a three-person crew from the International Space Station has landed safely in Kazakhstan.

NASA reveals shocking satellite images of Kazakhstan desert!

NASA reveals shocking satellite images of Kazakhstan desert!

The feat comes in the form of mysterious earthworks on the steppes of Kazakhstan, covering a massive amount of land.

John Kerry on mission to reassure nervous Central Asia

John Kerry on mission to reassure nervous Central Asia

The Central Asian economy has already taken a hit from falling oil prices and the knock-on effect of international sanctions against their former Soviet master Russia.

Russian strikes in Syria killed hundreds of militants: Putin

Russian airstrikes in Syria have killed hundreds of militants, President Vladimir Putin said on Friday as he called for a shared military effort of ex-Soviet nations to prevent possible militant incursions to Syria from Afghanistan.

Court allows Pachauri to travel Kazakhstan to meet its President

TERI Director General R K Pachauri, facing sexual harrassment charges from a woman employee, was Tuesday allowed by a Delhi court to travel to Kazakhstan for a conference on climate change.

Russia successfully launches satellite with Proton rocket

Russia on Monday successfully launched a Proton rocket, carrying a Russian telecoms satellite, from the Baikonur cosmodrome in Kazakhstan in the second successful launch since the disastrous loss of a Mexican satellite in May. 

Three ISS astronauts return to earth with key research

 Armed with key human research experiments, three crew members from the International Space Station (ISS) landed safely on Earth early Saturday.

Gevrise Emane resists youth surge as Mami Umeki keeps Japan dominating

Veteran Gevrise Emane turned back the clock to win her third world title as a wave of young pretenders led by Japan`s Mami Umeki swept the world judo championships in Kazakhstan on Friday.