Hurricane Harvey

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Melania Trump wears "Don't care" coat while visiting migrant kids

22 Jun 2018

Melania Trump wears "Don't care" coat while visiting migrant kids

United States of America's First Lady Melania Trump was caught in the eye of a storm after she chose to wear a trench coat that read "I really don't care, do you?" while paying a visit to Texas's migrant child detention centre.

After Harvey and Irma, US mainland hit by Hurricane Nate

08 Oct 2017

After Harvey and Irma, US mainland hit by Hurricane Nate

After Hurricanes Harvey and Irma ripped through Texas and Florida respectively, Hurricane Nate has made landfall in the state of Louisiana.

NASA denies the existence of Nibiru or Planet X

23 Sep 2017

NASA denies the existence of Nibiru or Planet X

NASA addressed the issue and said that all predictions about the world ending on 23 September 2017 were false.

US Senate approves $15bn hurricane relief package, raises debt ceiling

08 Sep 2017

US Senate approves $15bn hurricane relief package, raises debt ceiling

The US Senate has passed a $15.25 billion relief package for Hurricane Harvey and Irma.

Ever wondered how hurricanes around the world get their names?

07 Sep 2017

Ever wondered how hurricanes around the world get their names?

In Texas, Hurricane Harvey has wrecked havoc. Hurricane Irma has slammed Puerto Rico and the Virgin Islands and is moving towards Florida.

The Caribbean islands gear up for Hurricane Irma

06 Sep 2017

The Caribbean islands gear up for Hurricane Irma

The Caribbean islands are gearing up to face the strongest Atlantic Storm in 10 years, Hurricane Irma, which could be "potentially catastrophic".

Caribbean islands brace for category four Hurricane Irma

05 Sep 2017

Caribbean islands brace for category four Hurricane Irma

Several Caribbean islands have issued storm warnings as they brace for the category four Hurricane Irma.

Trump hails Hurricane Harvey rescue efforts during Texas visit

03 Sep 2017

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.

Trump requests Congress to release $7.8bn funds for hurricane victims

02 Sep 2017

Trump requests Congress to release $7.8bn funds for hurricane victims

President Donald Trump has requested Congress to release initial funds worth $7.8 billion to aid recovery efforts in Hurricane Harvey-hit states of Texas and Louisiana.

Chemical plant hit by Hurricane Harvey in Texas explodes

31 Aug 2017

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.

Night curfew declared in hurricane-hit Houston to stop looting

30 Aug 2017

Night curfew declared in hurricane-hit Houston to stop looting

A night-time curfew has been declared in Houston, Texas, as the city battles the aftermath of Hurricane Harvey.

Houston reels under 'unprecedented' flooding from Tropical Storm Harvey

29 Aug 2017

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.

Hurricane Harvey: 200 Indian students marooned in Houston

28 Aug 2017

Hurricane Harvey: 200 Indian students marooned in Houston

As Hurricane Harvey continues to batter Texas, it has come to be known that 200 Indian students from the University of Houston have been marooned in the floods.

2,000 evacuated as Tropical Storm Harvey lashes Houston

28 Aug 2017

2,000 evacuated as Tropical Storm Harvey lashes Houston

Hurricane Harvey has weakened to a tropical storm.

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

26 Aug 2017

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.

Category 2 Hurricane Harvey intensifies before making landfall in Texas

25 Aug 2017

Category 2 Hurricane Harvey intensifies before making landfall in Texas

Forecasters said Hurricane Harvey, a category 2 storm in the Gulf of Mexico, is expected to intensify into a Category 3 hurricane, as it makes landfall late Friday or Saturday.