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Experts say that the government is failing to develop what could be a rich and profitable sector.
Human rights observer warns that the authorities ignore the demonstrators at their peril.
The authorities may not be able to ignore mass rallies which greeted presidential vote.
A surprise transition which may have been planned for a long time.
How will Kazakstan’s leader be remembered for his 30 years in power?
6 Jul 16
The plight of a female tiger has caught public attention and raised hopes for change.
26 May 16
Protestors and journalists arrested after public anger at farmland reforms.
9 May 16
Young creatives are pursuing a niche look, accessorised with iPhones and fuelled by chai lattes.
12 Apr 16
Mental health professionals report unprecedented surge of men seeking help.
11 Mar 16
Legislation reverses former Soviet model of state control over energy industry.
15 Feb 16
Experts warn that online access will be imperilled if new laws are put into effect.
18 Dec 15
Stigma and legal loopholes mean that many women suffer in silence.
4 Dec 15
Attempts to block or amend contentious bill come to nothing.
30 Nov 15
Police try to engineer Soviet-style forcible confinement in psychiatric hospital.
27 Nov 15
Four years' absence will make it hard for LiveJournal to claw back its fans.
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