Articles about Texas

13 Nov 2022

United Sates
Dallas: 6 feared dead as 2 WWII-era planes collide mid-air

A Boeing B-17 Flying Fortress and a Bell P-63 Kingcobra, two World War II era planes, crashed into each other mid-air in the United States (US) on Saturday.

29 Aug 2022

Gun violence rocks US: 6 shot dead in separate incidents

Gun violence rocked the US on Sunday as six people were shot dead and three injured in separate incidents in Detroit and Houston.

26 Aug 2022

US: Woman arrested for hurling racial slurs, assaulting Indian women

A woman was arrested for assaulting and racially abusing four Indian women in Dallas, Texas in the United States (US) on Wednesday.

18 Aug 2022

National Fajita Day: History, facts, recipe, and more

As the US celebrates August 18 as National Fajita Day, we just can't help but yearn for a serving of this Tex-Mex delight.

05 Aug 2022

Florida couple arrested for having sex with dog, filming it

Police officials in Florida arrested a couple this week for allegedly engaging in sexual acts with their dog and recording it on video.

18 Jul 2022

US: 3 dead in Indiana mall shooting, gunman shot dead

In another incident of gun violence, three died and two were injured at a mall shooting in Indiana, US.

07 Jul 2022

Hollywood News
'Cheer' fame Jerry Harris sentenced to 12 years in prison

Jerry Harris, who rose to fame after featuring in Netflix's series Cheer, was sentenced to 12 years in prison on Wednesday for child sexual abuse.

01 Jul 2022

Hollywood News
Rebel Wilson, Charles Melton signed for 'K-Pop: Lost in America'

Actors Rebel Wilson and Charles Melton are all set to collaborate in K-Pop: Lost in America, a road trip film.

29 Jun 2022

US: 8-year-old boy shoots 1-year-old baby dead using father's gun

According to Florida police, an eight-year-old boy fatally shot a baby while injuring her toddler sister.

28 Jun 2022

US: Over 40 bodies found inside truck in Texas

Forty-six people were found dead inside a tractor-trailer on Monday in San Antonio of Texas, United States. They are believed to have died as a result of heat exhaustion.

24 Jun 2022

New York City
US Senate passes first gun control bill in 30 years

The United States Senate has passed the most significant gun legislation in nearly three decades.

20 Jun 2022

Washington DC
Another US shooting; 1 dead, several injured in Washington DC

One teenager is feared dead and several others were injured in a shooting in Washington DC in the United States.

16 Jun 2022

Moon Mission: NASA is afraid that SpaceX's Starship will explode

As Elon Musk-owned SpaceX gears up to launch its giant 'Starship' rocket, NASA has some bad feelings about it.

05 Jun 2022

Donald Trump
US right-wingers angry over Pizza Hut's LGBTQ-themed book, urge boycott

Pizza Hut's kid's literacy program in the United States has showcased a book about a drag performer in honor of the Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, and Queer (LGBTQ) Pride Month, which is observed every June.

25 May 2022

Joe Biden
A look at deadliest school shootings; Texas leads the way

An 18-year-old gunman massacred 21 people, including 19 children and two adults at an elementary school in Texas on Tuesday.

25 May 2022

Joe Biden
US: 19 children among 21 killed in Texas school shooting

In one of the worst school shootings in America, an 18-year-old gunman killed 21 people, including 19 children at a school in Texas that had students in grades second-fourth.

15 May 2022

US Supreme Court
Understanding Texas social media law that is troubling tech companies

Large tech companies and Texas are again at loggerheads about the state law that bans censorship on social media platforms.

Has Texas Right to Life's whistleblower website met its demise?

A new Texas law that criminalizes helping women get abortions after six weeks of pregnancy has recently gone into effect. This law doesn't make exceptions for rape or incest either.

03 Sep 2021

Kamala Harris
US: President Biden condemns Supreme Court's refusal to block #TexasAbortionLaw

US President Joe Biden Thursday lambasted the Supreme Court of the United States after it refused to ban a Texas law that prohibits access to abortions after six weeks of pregnancy.

09 Apr 2021

One dead, five injured in Texas cabinet plant shooting

One person was killed and five people were wounded in the wake of a shooting at a cabinet-making business in Bryan, Texas, US, authorities said, and a state trooper was later shot during a manhunt that resulted in the suspected shooter being taken into custody.

Texas school to be named after Indian-American trailblazer Sonal Bhuchar

An elementary school in the US state of Texas will be named after Indian-American trailblazer Sonal Bhuchar so that her legacy in education and philanthropy continues for generations, according to a statement.

21 Mar 2021

Celebrity News
McConaughey as Texas guv? 'Something I'm giving consideration,' says actor

Hollywood actor Matthew McConaughey has said that he's seriously considering a run at becoming the Governor of Texas.

19 Feb 2021

Hollywood News
Beyoncé's BeyGOOD Foundation is helping victims of Texas winter storm

Megastar Beyoncé is extending some much-needed support to countless families trapped in the Texas winter storm.

Texas: Indian-origin pediatrician fatally shoots another doctor, himself

A 43-year-old Indian-origin pediatrician shot dead a lady doctor and then killed himself after taking hostages at a medical office in Austin, capital of Texas, in the United States of America.

04 Nov 2020

Donald Trump
#USAElections2020: Trump, Biden register first wins; eyes on Florida

US President Donald Trump and Democratic challenger Joe Biden scored wins, just as polls closed across the East Coast and other parts.

02 Nov 2020

Actor Eddie Hassell (30) of 'Surface' dies after being shot

In an unfortunate incident, actor Eddie Hassell has died after succumbing to his injuries from a gunshot on Sunday morning.

US 2020 elections could have highest voter turnout since 1908

This year's United States Presidential elections could possibly record the highest voter turnout in over a century, data from the US Elections Project indicated on Friday.

US: Man dies after 'COVID-19 party'; thought coronavirus was 'hoax'

A 30-year-old man died from the novel coronavirus at a hospital in the US state of Texas after attending a "COVID-19 party" hosted by an infected person.

02 Jul 2020

Donald Trump
US records 52,000 coronavirus cases on Wednesday, biggest spike ever

In a worrying development, the United States reported 52,000 new coronavirus cases on Wednesday, its biggest spike ever since.

25 Jun 2020

Donald Trump
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.

22 Jun 2020

Factually impossible: Justin Bieber denies sexual assault allegation

Pop sensation Justin Bieber has refuted an allegation that he sexually assaulted a woman in March 2014. The assault allegation surfaced last week.

28 Sep 2019

Houston: Sikh police officer shot dead in a cold-blooded way

An Indian-American Sikh police officer, Sandeep Singh Dhaliwal died after being shot multiple times in the head from behind, during a traffic stop in Houston, Texas. The assailant was later found and taken into custody.

24 Sep 2019

NBA: Former player Andre Emmett shot dead in Dallas

In a shocking incident, former NBA player Andre Emmett was shot dead by two unknown gunmen outside his home in Dallas, Texas, on Monday.

24 Sep 2019

Howdy Modi: Meet the 16-year-old rapper who sang National Anthem

It was certainly a special Sunday for Indian-origin teenager Sparsh Shah, when he got his big chance to sing the Indian National Anthem at the 'Howdy Modi' event at NRG stadium, in the presence of PM Modi and US President Trump.

23 Sep 2019

Meet the 13-year-old who clicked a selfie with Modi, Trump

A thirteen-year-old boy is now making headlines after clicking, what the netizens have dubbed, the 'most powerful selfie.'

22 Sep 2019

SpaceX's humongous new Starship prototype seen in pictures

Elon Musk's vision to make humans a multi-planetary species is coming to fruition with the development of his humongous rocket - the Starship.

20 Sep 2019

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.

15 Sep 2019

President Trump may join PM Modi at 'Howdy Modi' event

US President Donald Trump is likely to join Prime Minister Narendra Modi in Houston, Texas during his mega rally, ahead of the UNGA meet, on September 22. However, a final confirmation is still pending.

01 Sep 2019

Texas mass shooting: 5 dead, 21 injured in West Texas

At least five people have been killed and 21 injured in a mass shooting in the state of Texas in the US. The incident took place near the twin cities of Midland and Odessa in West Texas.

22 Aug 2019

Ransomware everywhere: One coordinated attack hits 22 American towns

Even two years after the super-dangerous WannaCry ransomware attack, government computer systems haven't been equipped with the technology to thwart critical cyber-crimes.