Acting leader of crisis-hit Kyrgyzstan to run for President

Japarov, a populist politician and convicted kidnapper, became prime minister and acting president during unrest that swept the ex-Soviet country

published on : 26th October 2020

Kyrgyzstan's president steps down amid political unrest

Sooronbai Jeenbekov kept a low profile in the first few days after the vote, using the infighting among protest leaders to dig in.

published on : 15th October 2020

Parliament backs new Kyrgyzstan PM as crisis solution sought

On Wednesday, more than 80 lawmakers from the 120-member parliament attended an extraordinary session and Japarov secured the backing of the ruling coalition.

published on : 14th October 2020

Kyrgyzstan president Sooronbai Jeenbekov declares state of emergency amid protests

Jeenbekov has faced calls to step down from hundreds of protesters who stormed government buildings after parliamentary vote was reportedly swept by pro-government parties.

published on : 9th October 2020

Kyrgyzstan cancels parliament election results after unrest breaks out in Bishkek, one dead

Members of several opposition parties announced plans to oust the president and form a new government.

published on : 6th October 2020

COVID-19: Malayali students stranded in Kyrgyzstan yet to receive help from Indian government

Despite being under quarantine in their hostels, these 225 students have been attempting to return.

published on : 19th June 2020

'Bring back MP students stranded in Kyrgyzstan': Kamal Nath to CM Chouhan

In the video, the four female medical students hailing from MP are seen narrating how they are living in quarantine for the last three months.

published on : 3rd June 2020