Presidents of Kazakhstan and Russia hold telephone conversation NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM President of Kazakhstan Kassym-Jomart Tokayev and President of Russia Vladimir Putin commended the current state of trade, economic and military-technical cooperation, as well as the agreement reached on the creation of a digital platform in Kazakhstan, the Akorda press service reports.
Three servicemen die in incident with Tu-22M3 bomber at airfield near Kaluga — source MOSCOW. KAZINFORM Three servicemen died as a result of ejector seats’ activation upon the start of engines of a Tu-22M3 bomber at an airfield near Kaluga in central Russia, a source in the region’s defense circles told TASS on Tuesday.
World Meteorological Day highlights ocean, climate and weather: WMO GENEVA. KAZINFORM On the eve of this year's World Meteorological Day (March 23), the World Meteorological Organization (WMO) highlighted on Monday the pivotal role of the ocean in driving the world's weather and climate and in anchoring the global economy and food security.
Dubai successfully launches its first environmental satellite DUBAI. KAZINFORM DMSat-1, the emirate’s first nanometric environmental satellite, developed by Dubai Municipality in collaboration with the Mohammed Bin Rashid Space Centre (MBRSC), has reached its orbit 550 km above Earth, following its successful launch from the Baikonur Cosmodrome in Kazakhstan aboard the Soyuz 2.1a space rocket.
New virus cases back below 400, AstraZeneca shots for elderly back on track SEOUL. KAZINFORM South Korea's daily new coronavirus cases fell back to below 400 on Tuesday for the first time in a week amid concerns of a potential resurgence as the AstraZeneca vaccine rollout for elderly citizens began after a one-month delay over safety concerns.
Kazakh Embassy celebrates Nauryz together with Azerbaijan, Afghanistan and CA countries embassies WASHINGTON, D.C. KAZINFORM With the support of the «Meridian International Centre» and «Oxus society» a virtual celebration of Nauryz was held in Washington D.C. together with the Embassies of seven countries, including Azerbaijan, Afghanistan, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan, and Uzbekistan.
Kazakhstani scientists develop the world’s first drug against radiation exposure NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM A group of Kazakh scientists made a sensational discovery. They have found out that the aminocaproic acid drug, which is usually used to control bleeding, is able to effectively protect the human body from radiation, Kazinform reports.
Girl trapped by avalanche in Russia’s Murmansk region dies - Investigative Committee MOSCOW. KAZINFORM A girl trapped in snow in an avalanche in the Murmansk region, Russia’s north-west, has died despite all efforts to save her life, a source from the press service of the criminal investigation division at the Russian Investigative Committee’s Murmansk region center told TASS.