A photo purporting to show his body was posted on Twitter by a user associated with the group calledSinai Province.
UN chief Ban Ki-moon told reporters that he had requested his resignation.
Massive explosions have hit China's northern city of Tianjin, leaving at least 17 people dead and hundreds more injured.
"Barys" HC beat Vladivostok’s "Admiral" and reached the final of the Kazakh President’s Cup hockey tournament in Astana.
Scientists and historians of West Kazakhstan region organized a large-scale expedition in the footsteps of the Bukeyev Horde khans.
"Western Europe - Western China" highway сonstruction in Shymkent-Zhambyl area is about be completed.
Kazakhstan and Russia have opened a new tourist route.
Astana is to receive over two million visitors from 105 countries of the world during the EXPO-2017.
Kazakhstan’s Pavilion was declared the best at Expo 2015 in Milan.
Customs control is formally abolished at Kazakhstan-Kyrgyzstan border.
Selection of the most interesting projects of the Eurasian Forum of Young Scientists has started.
Kazakhstan scientists are willing to enter into long-term contracts in the field of high technologies.
According to one of the sources, the request from the Bank of Greece for an increase in funding hasn’t been received.
In the first six months of 2015 the operating profit of Allianz increased by 3.7% by 2014 and amounted to 5.697 billion euros.
Consumer inflation in China accelerated in July, in annual terms, however, producer prices continued to fall for 41 months in a row, which is a record.
Despite the economic crisis and the fall in consumer demand, the past 2014 and the first half of 2015 broke the record for the growth of food retailers’ trading areas in 2008.
Customs control has been officially removed on the border between Kazakhstan and Kyrgyzstan this morning.
Security researchers have identified a way to access unencrypted fingerprint data on an HTC smartphone.
Substitute Pedro scored an extra-time winner as Barcelona won the Uefa Super Cup for a record-equalling fifth time after a nine-goal thriller in Tbilisi.