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  World   Americas  31 Aug 2017

World, Americas, 31 Aug 2017

Hurricane Harvey: Explosions reported at flooded chemical plant in Texas

In its statement, the company said: 'unprecedented flooding overwhelmed our primary power and two sources of emergency backup power.'

31 Aug 2017 3:52 PM

Trump calls for diplomatic measures to resolve Qatar crisis, urges to fight against terrorism

Trump made the remarks during a telephonic conversation with Saudi King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud on Wednesday, White House said.

31 Aug 2017 2:51 PM

Hurricane Harvey moves into Louisiana leaving at least 35 dead, 17 missing

The storm has forced 32,000 people into shelters since coming ashore on Friday as the most powerful hurricane to hit Texas in half century.

31 Aug 2017 1:12 PM

US gives USD 225 mln worth of conditional assistance to Pak days after Trump's criticism

According to the report, State Department officials have said Trump's promised changes will bring 'explicit' conditions on military aid.

31 Aug 2017 12:51 PM

US has 11,000 thousand troops in Afghanistan, says Pentagon

Military officials have long quietly acknowledged there were far more forces in the country than the cap allowed.

31 Aug 2017 10:49 AM


Indian-American doctors body form relief fund for victims of Harvey floods

The amount collected through donations will be given to the governor of Texas, Gautam Samadder, president of AAPI said.

31 Aug 2017 9:53 AM