Dubai to witness Middle East’s first dinosaur skeleton auction with initial value of AED 14 million DUBAI. KAZINFORM A massive 155-million-year-old dinosaur skeleton will be up for grabs for lovers of rare collectibles as Emirates Auction announced it will organize the Middle East’s first auction to sell the giant dinosaur skeleton WAM reports.
Heavy rainfall, strong winds continue after typhoon sweeps Japan TOKYO. KAZINFORM - Heavy rainfall and strong winds continued in parts of Japan on Friday as a powerful typhoon lingered over the Sea of Japan after ripping through the western part of the country the previous day, triggering landslide and flood warnings, Kyodo reports.
Dengue fever kills 48, infects over 10,700 people in Myanmar YANGON. KAZINFORM Forty eight people died and 10,757 others were infected by Dengue Hemorrhagic Fever (DHF) across Myanmar in the past seven months, according to a release from the Public Health Department under the Ministry of Health and Sports on Wednesday.
Heavy rainfall, strong winds continue after typhoon sweeps Japan TOKYO. KAZINFORM Heavy rainfall and strong winds continued to hit Japan on Friday as a powerful typhoon stayed over the Sea of Japan after ripping through the western part of the country the previous day, with warnings issued for landslides and floods.
U.S. scientists find how brain cells regulate memories in mice study WASHINGTON. KAZINFORM - The U.S. scientists have mapped a part of the molecular machinery that helps the brain maintain long-term memories, providing new targets against Alzheimer's disease characterized by memory loss, Xinhua reports.
Bolton says N.K. missile launches violate UN resolutions, threaten allies SEOUL. KAZINFORM - U.S. National Security Adviser John Bolton has said that North Korea's recent short-range missile launches violate U.N. resolutions and pose threats to South Korea, Japan and American troops in Asia, the Voice of America (VOA) reported.
Typhoon to land on western Japan, feared to disrupt holiday traffic TOKYO. KAZINFORM Typhoon Krosa is set to make landfall in western Japan on Thursday, prompting airlines and railway operators to announce reduced services in regions near the powerful storm's path despite a rush of holidaymakers returning home.
Minsk to host 2021 European Athletics Team Championships MINSK. KAZINFORM - Minsk will host the European Athletics Team Championships Super League in 2021, President of the European Athletics Association Svein Arne Hansen told a press conference at the press center of the National Olympic Committee of Belarus on 13 August, BelTA has learned.