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Here are "most-searched" smartphones, consumer-tech products on Google for 2017

14 Dec 2017

Here are "most-searched" smartphones, consumer-tech products on Google for 2017

As the year 2017 draws to a close, Google has released the annual "Year in Search", revealing the top trending searches of the year.

Google's top 2017 trend: Hurricane Irma beats them all

14 Dec 2017

Google's top 2017 trend: Hurricane Irma beats them all

As 2017 draws to a close, and before your social-media timelines get flooded with year-end specials, we bring you what the world, and specifically India, googled the most this year.

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.

Hurricane Maria hit Puerto Rico is running out of cash

30 Sep 2017

Hurricane Maria hit Puerto Rico is running out of cash

The tiny island territory of Puerto Rico was recently hit by Category-IV Hurricane Maria.

70,000 lives imperiled by imminent dam failure in Puerto Rico

23 Sep 2017

70,000 lives imperiled by imminent dam failure in Puerto Rico

A failing dam in the Hurricane Maria-hit island of Puerto Rico has caused "extremely dangerous" flooding, leading to emergency evacuations.

Hurricane Maria leaves whole of Puerto Rico without power

21 Sep 2017

Hurricane Maria leaves whole of Puerto Rico without power

The US territory of Puerto Rico was bludgeoned by Hurricane Maria weeks after being devastated by Hurricane Irma.

Puerto Rico, Virgin Islands brace for category-5 Hurricane Maria

20 Sep 2017

Puerto Rico, Virgin Islands brace for category-5 Hurricane Maria

Hurricane Maria is bearing down on the Virgin Islands and Puerto Rico after inflicting "widespread damage" on the Caribbean island of Dominica.

Jio has a new plan, getting into connected cars segment

19 Sep 2017

Jio has a new plan, getting into connected cars segment

Mukesh Ambani-led Reliance Jio is branching out.

After Irma, powerful Hurricane Maria proceeding towards the Caribbean

18 Sep 2017

After Irma, powerful Hurricane Maria proceeding towards the Caribbean

Caribbean islands left devastated by Hurricane Irma may have to bear the brunt of another powerful storm.

Prisoners escape in Hurricane Irma-hit British islands, hunt is on

13 Sep 2017

Prisoners escape in Hurricane Irma-hit British islands, hunt is on

Several prisoners remain on the run after over 100 of them escaped while Hurricane Irma pummelled the British Virgin Islands (BVI) in the Caribbean.

Labor union protests: Macron faces his first major political challenge

13 Sep 2017

Labor union protests: Macron faces his first major political challenge

French President Emmanuel Macron's approval ratings have significantly dipped in the past four months since he's come to power.

Two-thirds of Hurricane Irma-hit Florida left without electricity

12 Sep 2017

Two-thirds of Hurricane Irma-hit Florida left without electricity

Thousands of Floridians who had to evacuate inland ahead of the category five Hurricane Irma, have returned to shattered homes.

Tesla "remotely" increases range of vehicles to help Irma victims

11 Sep 2017

Tesla "remotely" increases range of vehicles to help Irma victims

Every small help is important during a crisis. Elon Musk's Tesla did its bit by pushing an over-the-air update to some of its vehicles in Florida, so that they can cover more range than usual.

Hurricane Irma makes landfall, leaves Florida in tatters

11 Sep 2017

Hurricane Irma makes landfall, leaves Florida in tatters

Hurricane Irma made landfall in the Florida Keys yesterday morning, marking its much-dreaded arrival to the US.

Hurricane Irma evacuation: Florida running out of time

10 Sep 2017

Hurricane Irma evacuation: Florida running out of time

After sowing the seeds of destruction in Cuba, Hurricane Irma is powering towards Florida and is expected to make landfall soon.

Florida braces for 'devastation' before category five Hurricane Irma's landfall

09 Sep 2017

Florida braces for 'devastation' before category five Hurricane Irma's landfall

The head of the US federal emergency agency Brock Long said the category five Hurricane Irma will either "devastate" Florida or its neighboring states.

Hurricane Irma devastates Caribbean, is expected to hit Florida

08 Sep 2017

Hurricane Irma devastates Caribbean, is expected to hit Florida

Hurricane Irma has lashed the Turks and Caicos Islands, a British overseas territory, after causing widespread destruction across the Caribbean that's left at least 14 people dead.

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.

Category 5 Hurricane Irma reduces two Caribbean islands to rubble

07 Sep 2017

Category 5 Hurricane Irma reduces two Caribbean islands to rubble

The category five Hurricane Irma has caused widespread destruction across the Caribbean, killing at least nine people and reducing islands to rubble.

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.