Mariam: the true story of a Kazakh woman’s self-discovery after her husband’s sudden disappearance
Kazakhstan’s feminist artists are finding hope in dark times. These 3 women are leading the way
I spent 600 days walking the Silk Road, seeing the Caucasus and Central Asia by foot
‘People believe that they are unlovable’: Kazakh cartoonist Aisulu Talkanbay on championing self-acceptance
Letter from Khorgos: does the ‘new Dubai’ on the Kazakh-Chinese border live up to its promise?
Go forth and multiply: notes from an accidental fertility tour of Central Asia
Empire state of mind: the legacy of the Russian Revolution in Central Asia
Meet the Kazakh boxing champ mixing self-defence classes with legal help for women
i-Sanj: Kazakh TV channel introduces its first virtual news anchor
Fashion brand Roxwear wants you to know what it means to be young in post-Soviet Central Asia
Meet the sisters behind an Almaty organic shop vowing to bring Kazakhs closer together
Selfie sticks at the Aral Sea: another example of disaster tourism’s self-indulgence?
From Kazakhstan to Turkmenistan, this Insta account gives you a daily slice of life in Central Asia
Kazakhstan’s first LGBTQ magazine is committed to creating a community against the odds
Summer playlist: 10 scorching New East hits to bring some sun to your soundrack
Photos from a whirlwind trip around Kazakhstan in search of adventure and serenity
Beyond the glitz: what’s making Nur-Sultan’s kids want to leave the Kazakh capital?
Almaty’s controversial giant squirrel is getting a multi-coloured plastic makeover
These streetwear designs are crowdsourced direct from Kazakhstan’s young party goers
This proposed high-concept building in Kazakhstan is designed to double up as a bridge