Japan home to 3 of world's 10 best largest cities: U.S. magazine TOKYO. KAZINFORM Tokyo, Kyoto and Osaka rank among the world's best 10 large cities -- with the Japanese capital topping the list for a fourth successive year -- according to U.S. luxury and lifestyle travel magazine Conde Nast Traveler.
S. Korea, U.S. likely to hold 2nd round of defense cost-sharing talks next week SEOUL. KAZINFORM South Korea and the United States are likely to hold a new round of defense cost-sharing talks next week, diplomatic sources said Tuesday, in what would be the first meeting since a former financial technocrat took over as Seoul's chief negotiator.
Gazprom Neft, Saudi Aramco launch artificial intelligence project RIYADH. KAZINFORM - Gazprom Neft and Saudi Aramco signed an agreement, which envisages cooperation in a project to use artificial intelligence and neural network technologies in hydrodynamic modeling of deposits, company head Alexander Dyukov told reporters on the sidelines of the Russia-Saudi investment forum.
Targeting immune cells may be potential therapy for Alzheimer's: study CHICAGO. KAZINFORM A study from Washington University in St. Louis has found that brain immune cells called microglia, which are activated as the messy tangles of a protein called tau accumulate, form the crucial link between protein clumping and brain damage, and eliminating such cells sharply reduces tau-linked brain damage in the mice.
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.