HAGIBIS: Death toll from Japan typhoon rises to 35 TOKYO. KAZINFORM - Japan ramped up rescue efforts on Sunday for survivors of a typhoon that brought record-breaking amounts of rain, flooding huge swaths of residential districts and leaving at least 35 dead and nearly 20 others missing, Keyodo News reports.
Japan ramps up rescue efforts as typhoon leaves more than 30 dead TOKYO. KAZINFORM - Japan ramped up rescue efforts on Sunday for survivors of a typhoon that brought record-breaking amounts of rain, flooding huge swaths of residential districts and leaving at least 33 dead and nearly 20 others missing, Keyodo News reports.
19 dead, dozen missing as powerful typhoon rips through Japan TOKYO. KAZINFORM - At least 19 people have died, and another 16 are missing as Typhoon Hagibis lashed Japan, including the Tokyo metropolitan area on Saturday, with many rivers overflowing into residential areas across a wide area of the country.
Typhoon Hagibis makes landfall on Japan's main island TOKYO. KAZINFORM - A massive typhoon, bringing heavy downpours and winds, made landfall on Japan's main island of Honshu on Saturday evening, while the country remains at its highest alert level after an unprecedented emergency warning was issued for Tokyo and six prefectures, according to Keyodo News.
Japan on highest alert as huge typhoon set to hit Tokyo area TOKYO. KAZINFORM - Japan was at its highest level of alert Saturday morning as a major typhoon edged closer to Tokyo and other areas of eastern Japan, with train operators and airlines set to suspend most services in the metropolitan area, Kazinform refers to Keyodo News.
Another group of beluga whales to be released into sea in Russia’s Far East MOSCOW. KAZINFORM - Another group of beluga whales held in captivity in Srednyaya Bay in Russia’s Far East will be released into the sea next week, the Russian Federal Research Institute of Fisheries and Oceanography said in a statement.
Ethiopian PM Abiy Ahmed wins 2019 Nobel Peace Prize OSLO. KAZINFORM - The Norwegian Nobel Committee has decided to award the Nobel Peace Prize for 2019 to Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed Ali for his efforts to achieve peace and international cooperation, and in particular for his decisive initiative to resolve the border conflict with neighbouring Eritrea.
New 5G applications to showcase in upcoming PT Expo BEIJING. KAZINFORM The PT Expo, Asia's leading information and communications technology event, will highlight new 5G applications and scenarios in the fields of ultra HD video, internet of vehicles, smart cities and immersive games, a senior official said Thursday.