Local authorities had earlier put the death toll at 15, but the Interior Ministry of the Central Asian nation later revised the figure downward, without explaining.
They were headed for the International Space Station when the booster rocket failed mid-air.
The Kazakh native was a bronze medalist at the 2014 Winter Olympics.
Only five passengers managed to escape the burning vehicle.
A State Department foreign service officer shares the story that broke her heart.
Cross posted from UN Women. Dina Smailova, survivor of gang rape, decided to break her silence 25 years after the attack
This month, Kazakhstan kicked off Astana Expo 2017, the first international exposition to be held in the former Soviet Union
Cross-posted from UN Women Gulzada Serzhan shares the damaging impact of sexual harassment at work place and the heightened
Nurseit Niyazbekov, KIMEP University Until the mid-2000s, one would rarely associated the word “high-tech” with the country
Their effort amounted to "a two-year campaign of harassment, censorship and retaliation" against Respublika, according to