Articles about Greg Abbott

COVID-19 cases surge in US state after reopening; hospitals suffer

25 Jun 2020

World
COVID-19 cases surge in US state after reopening; hospitals suffer

In the United States, Texas has seen a massive surge in COVID-19 cases, resulting in hospitals nearing capacity in Houston—the state's most populous city.

Before India, Donald Trump will celebrate Diwali in White House

22 Oct 2019

World
Before India, Donald Trump will celebrate Diwali in White House

United States President Donald Trump will celebrate Diwali at the White House on Thursday, three days before the festival of lights will be celebrated in India.

Howdy Modi? Rains wreak havoc in Houston before PM's mega-event

20 Sep 2019

World
Howdy Modi? Rains wreak havoc in Houston before PM's mega-event

The stage is all set in Houston, United States, to welcome Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi for an unprecedented event.

US: Thousands attend spectacular Dussehra-Diwali festival event in Houston

24 Oct 2018

World
US: Thousands attend spectacular Dussehra-Diwali festival event in Houston

Thousands of Indian-Americans gathered for a spectacular annual Dussehra-Diwali festival event in Houston, US.

Teen, who killed 10 at Texas school, described as loner

19 May 2018

World
Teen, who killed 10 at Texas school, described as loner

The Santa Fe High School in southeast Houston joined the long list of United States' campuses, where students and faculty have been killed by gunmen.

Texas University student shoots cop on campus, arrested

10 Oct 2017

World
Texas University student shoots cop on campus, arrested

A 19-year-old student of Texas Tech University in Lubbock shot dead a police officer in the campus on the night of October 9. Immediately after the incident, a lockdown was enforced.

Trump hails Hurricane Harvey rescue efforts during Texas visit

03 Sep 2017

World
Trump hails Hurricane Harvey rescue efforts during Texas visit

President Donald Trump has hailed the relief response to Hurricane Harvey during his visit to the flood-hit state of Texas.

Chemical plant hit by Hurricane Harvey in Texas explodes

31 Aug 2017

World
Chemical plant hit by Hurricane Harvey in Texas explodes

At least two explosions rocked a flooded chemical plant near the Hurricane Harvey-hit city of Houston, Texas.

Houston reels under 'unprecedented' flooding from Tropical Storm Harvey

29 Aug 2017

World
Houston reels under 'unprecedented' flooding from Tropical Storm Harvey

Texas is expected to face worsening "catastrophic" flooding in coming days in the wake of the category four Hurricane Harvey, which was downgraded to a tropical storm.

Governor: Texas confronting "very major disaster" from powerful Hurricane Harvey

26 Aug 2017

World
Governor: Texas confronting "very major disaster" from powerful Hurricane Harvey

The category 4 Hurricane Harvey is battering coastal areas of Texas with winds up to 215-kmph after making landfall.