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File - The saiga antelope, a critically endangered antelope, pictured in a zoo.
2018-01-19, Deutsche Welle
'Unusually' warm weather contributed to the sudden death of 200,000 saiga antelopes in 2015 — an event that had baffled scientists — according to a new study....
In this Russian Emergency Situations Ministry photo, made available on Thursday, Jan. 18, 2018, a bus burns on a road in near the village of Kalybai in Kazakhstan.
2018-01-18, South China Morning Post
Fifty-two people were killed on Thursday when the bus they were travelling on caught fire in Kazakhstan, the central Asian nation’s emergency services ministry said...
Business Day Online: Nigerian export start-ups are making efforts at curbing federal government’s dependency on crude oil with much harping on agricultural commodities and minerals, which the country has in abundance. MIKEDOLA, CEO, Cokodeal.com, which has become one of Nigeria’s...
Public Technologies: Tremblant (CAN) - The final FISFreestyle moguls World Cup competition before the PyeongChang 2018 Olympic Winter Games in Korea went down at Quebec, Canada's Tremblant resort of Saturday, where Justine Dufour-Lapointe (CAN) thrilled the crowd in her home...
The News International: UNITED NATIONS: In a forceful rebuttal of US accusation of terrorist ''safe havens'' on Pakistan's soil, AmbassadorMaleeha Lodhi told the UN Security Council Friday that envisioning that these sanctuaries lie outside Afghanistan needs a reality check....
Public Technologies: In her first win of the season, Justine Dufour-Lapointe won gold with a score of 87.43. Teammate Andi Naude took the second spot on the podium with a score of 85.35. Kazakhstan's Yuliya Galysheva won bronze with...
Arabnews: Author: AFP Sat, 2018-01-20 17:33 ID: 1516468030804671900 MOSCOW: Russian-led peace talks on Syria will be held on January 30 in the Black Sea resort of Sochi, Russia’s chief negotiator Aleksandr Lavrentyev said Saturday, quoted by Interfax news agency....
Arabnews: Author: AP Sat, 2018-01-20 03:00 ID: 1516468820134733100 NEW DELHI: A massive fire broke out at a firecracker factory on the northern outskirts of the Indian capital on Saturday, killing at least 17 workers, a...
Topix: Before I continue, allow me to take this opportunity to express my condolences to the governments of Kazakhstan and Uzbekistan and to the families of the victims of the tragic bus accident in Kazakhstan that claimed the lives of over fifty Uzbek citizens...
Press TV: Russia has voiced concern about a Turkish military operation in Syria’s Kurdish-controlled Afrin region, calling on the sides to exercise restraint. "Moscow is concerned at this news. We call on the opposing parties to show restraint," the...
Lincoln Journal Star: Uranium stocks may not have had a great 2017, but industry sentiments turned increasingly bullish as the year drew to a close. With the world's largest uranium miners striving to revive the beleaguered industry, they may have already averted a price meltdown...
The Times of India: MOSCOW: Russian-led peace talks on Syria will be held on January 30 in the Black Sea resort of Sochi, Russia's chief negotiator Aleksandr Lavrentyev said today, quoted by Interfax news agency. Russia, a steadfast supporter of Syrian PresidentBashar al-Assad,...
The Hindu: Xi’an, one of the four capitals of ancient China, is known for its famous monuments. Among them are the Bell and Drum towers. The 14th centuryBell Tower was the starting point of the ancient Silk Route. The structure, known for its bronze-cast bells, is 40 m...
Public Technologies: Germany's Laura Dahlmeier, after a first prone stage penalty, hit the next fifteen shots, and then cruised the last loop with a comfortable lead to win the Antholz women's pursuit in 29:45. 17.3 seconds later, Italy's Dorothea Wierer, with two penalties,...