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Women who fight back often end up serving stiff prison sentences.
Ground-breaking IWPR research shows how access to information is changing.
More than 1,000 families returned to Kazakstan in the first six months of this year.
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.
25 Sep 13
Uninsured stallholders say they lost everything in devastating blaze.
12 Jul 13
NGOs say government decisions affecting young people must be designed hand in hand with them, not imposed on them.
8 Jul 13
Local government heads to be chosen by councils dominated by ruling party.
2 Jul 13
After demolishing political opposition, authorities turn on other critical voices.
17 Jun 13
Government backs down on controversial bill after pressure from women’s groups.
16 May 13
Economics count for more than rights, and western governments have little leverage anyway.
3 May 13
Concerns that hate speech laws are being used to silence anti-corruption campaigner and other government critics.
2 May 13
Court hears that they hid evidence to protect the younger Tsarnaev brother.
26 Apr 13
Membership of former Soviet bloc is as much about political alliances as about economics.
29 Mar 13
Decision to reinstate students expelled for posting dance video suggests a new willingness to listen.
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