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Hurricane Irma

Lady Gaga donates USD 1 million to victims of hurricanes

She made the donation to help those affected by multiple storms, which ripped through Texas, Florida, Puerto Rico and the Caribbean islands.

02 Oct 2017 12:57 PM

New storm Maria a growing threat to Irma-slammed Caribbean

Officials in the Dominican Republic urged people to leave areas prone to flooding and said fishermen should remain in port.

18 Sep 2017 12:41 PM

Florida: Ancient Native American canoe uncovered by Hurricane Irma

A photograph happened upon it along the Indian River.

17 Sep 2017 2:20 PM

Nun is one of Florida's heroes of Hurricane Irma

Meet Sister Margaret Ann, the nun who came ready to help her community following Hurricane Irma.

14 Sep 2017 12:28 PM

170 Indians evacuated by Indian govt in special flights from hurricane-hit St Maarten

In a series of tweets, Ms. Swaraj on Wednesday said the second flight carrying 60 Indians also landed in Curacao.

13 Sep 2017 4:31 PM


Hemingway museum with its six-toed felines survive Irma unharmed

The Spanish Colonial home was purchased by Hemingway and his second wife, Pauline, in 1928.

12 Sep 2017 5:37 PM

Now a tropical storm, Irma hits Florida with wind, flooding

A few miles away, 30 others had to be evacuated when a 60-foot sinkhole opened up under an apartment building.

11 Sep 2017 6:16 PM

Trump calls Hurricane Irma 'some big monster', wishes to visit Florida very soon

Trump has offered the full resources of the federal government to Florida and the affected states.

11 Sep 2017 4:46 PM

Indian-Americans from other US states pool resources to help Hurricane Irma hit Floridians

About 120,000 Indian-Americans live in Florida, thousands of them residing in the now-dangerous zones of Miami.

11 Sep 2017 4:05 PM

Havana in waist-deep water after Hurricane irma lashes Cuba

In other streets near the seafront, the water reached up to people's waists and flooded their homes, leaving timber floating in the streets.

11 Sep 2017 1:44 PM


Kristen Bell performs at Hurricane Irma shelter to cheer people up

To keep everyone's spirits up, the actress performed for a group of children and their parents at a school being used as shelter.

11 Sep 2017 1:11 PM

Hurricane Irma gives Florida a coast-to-coast pummeling

The 400-mile-wide (640-kilometer-wide) storm blew ashore in the mostly cleared-out Florida Keys.

11 Sep 2017 11:49 AM

Three dead as Hurricane Irma batters Florida

The exact cause of the crash was not immediately known.

11 Sep 2017 12:31 AM

Many Indian-Americans stay back in Florida despite mandatory evacuation calls

The government has asked for mandatory evacuation of more than 5.6 million people.

10 Sep 2017 11:33 AM

Florida gun-owners plan to ‘shoot’ Irma

Irma, the most powerful Atlantic Ocean hurricane in recorded history, has already wrought destruction in the Caribbean, killing at least 22 people.

10 Sep 2017 6:50 AM


Constantly in touch with Indians affected by Hurricane Irma: MEA

Irma, a category 5 hurricane with winds swirling at 260 kilometres per hour, barrelled towards Florida after making landfall in Cuba.

09 Sep 2017 3:45 PM

Hurricane Centre warns that Irma 'will kill you'; 5.6 million told to flee Florida coast

Irma killed at least 20 people in the Caribbean and left thousands homeless as it devastated small resort islands.

09 Sep 2017 11:55 AM

All you need to know how mega-storms are named

The attentive reader might notice a pattern here: 'H', 'I', 'J', 'K'...

07 Sep 2017 3:56 PM

At least 10 dead as Hurricane Irma rips through Caribbean islands

One of the most powerful Atlantic storms on record, the rare Category 5 hurricane churned westward off the northern coast of Puerto Rico.

07 Sep 2017 2:42 PM

'Devastation' as category 5 Hurricane Irma slams Caribbean; at least 7 killed

The eye of the storm was just north of Puerto Rico and hurricane was moving west-northwest at 16 miles per hour (26 kilometers per hour).

07 Sep 2017 11:15 AM