Hurricane Maria

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5 Google moonshot projects you didn't know about

21 Mar 2019

5 Google moonshot projects you didn't know about

While most of us know Google as a search giant, only a few know about its other bets in the field of technology.

Trump faces backlash after threatening to abandon hurricane-hit Puerto Rico

13 Oct 2017

Trump faces backlash after threatening to abandon hurricane-hit Puerto Rico

President Donald Trump said federal aid can't continue "forever" to Puerto Rico, a US territory facing a humanitarian crisis after being hit by two hurricanes.

Tesla and Google come to hurricane-ravaged Puerto Rico's aid

09 Oct 2017

Tesla and Google come to hurricane-ravaged Puerto Rico's aid

Hurricane Maria has had its toll on Puerto Rico. Majority of the area still lacks power, there's an acute shortage of running water and the communication services are in a disarray.

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.

Trump appears to complain about Puerto Rico hurricane relief cost

04 Oct 2017

Trump appears to complain about Puerto Rico hurricane relief cost

US President Donald Trump has praised his administration's response to the category-four Hurricane Maria which pummelled Puerto Rico.

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.

Hurricane Maria devastates Dominica, edges towards other Caribbean islands

19 Sep 2017

Hurricane Maria devastates Dominica, edges towards other Caribbean islands

Hurricane Maria has been downgraded to a category-four storm, the second highest level.

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.