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Kazakhstan's capital Nursultan, formerly called Astana.

Kazakhstan renamed its capital city in honour of its long-serving former president, just one day after his shock resignation

The city of Astana, which means "capital" in Kazakh, is now called "Nursultan," after Nursultan Nazarbayev resigned after 30 years at the helm.

Inside the eerily quiet streets of Kazakhstan’s 20-year-old capital city, where futuristic skyscrapers tower over the grasslands of a former pri...

Astana, the capital of Kazakhstan since 1997, is filled with futuristic skyscrapers that resemble something out of a science-fiction movie. But Astana's streets are suspiciously clean and quiet, leading some to comment on its eerie atmosphere.

Russia wants more of its allies to join the fight in Syria

Russia could have several motives for bringing regional partners into Syria.

9 mind-blowing discoveries that had the archaeological community freaking out in 2015

We found evidence of everything from the earliest humans to walk the planet to a set of mysterious, giant earthworks only visible from space.

Here’s who could get burned by Kazakhstan’s currency collapse

What Kazakhstan's weaker tenge means for other countries.