Honolulu

A plane took off in 2018, landed in 2017. And it's a true story

A plane took off in 2018, landed in 2017. And it's a true story

Flight HAL446 took off from New Zealand's Auckland in 2018 and landed in Hawaii's Honolulu in 2017.

Jan 02, 2018, 23:43 PM IST
Honolulu high-rise blaze kills three, injures five

Honolulu high-rise blaze kills three, injures five

In London, at least 80 people were killed when a fire gutted the 24-story Grenfell Tower apartments on June 14. 

Jul 15, 2017, 12:30 PM IST
Federal judge in Hawaii extends court order blocking Trump travel ban

Federal judge in Hawaii extends court order blocking Trump travel ban

Donald Trump signed the new ban on March 6 in a bid to overcome legal problems with a January executive order that caused chaos at airports and sparked mass protests.

Mar 30, 2017, 09:18 AM IST

Japan-bound plane returns to Hawaii after passenger does yoga in galley

Hyongtae Pae, 72, was charged in federal court with interfering with the crew of United Airlines flight 903 bound for Tokyo`s Narita airport.

Apr 01, 2016, 08:13 AM IST
Pearl Harbor ceremony unites former US and Japanese pilots

Pearl Harbor ceremony unites former US and Japanese pilots

Today is the 74th anniversary of the attack, which took 2,403 lives and drew the United States into World War Two.

Dec 07, 2015, 10:10 AM IST
Solar Impulse 2 to land at dawn, arrives in Honolulu

Solar Impulse 2 to land at dawn, arrives in Honolulu

The solar-powered plane, Solar Impulse 2 (SI2), has arrived early on Friday morning in Honolulu, the capital city of the US's island state of Hawaii, and will land at dawn.

Jul 03, 2015, 20:55 PM IST

French sailor falls short of Hawaii crossing record

French adventurer Alain Thebault`s trimeran sailboat arrived in Hawaii at the end of a 10-day voyage from Los Angeles that came well short of breaking a crossing record.

Jul 03, 2015, 16:29 PM IST

New Hawaii law legalizes traditional ''clean burial'' practice

In Hawaii, the dead can now be put to rest following an ancient Hawaiian custom called "clean burial" in which only a person`s bones are buried, under a new law signed by Governor David Ige on Tuesday.

Jul 01, 2015, 10:03 AM IST

Scientists emerge from isolated dome on Hawaii volcano slope

Six scientists who have been living under a dome on the slopes of a dormant Hawaii volcano for eight months to simulate life on Mars have emerged from isolation.

Jun 14, 2015, 07:35 AM IST
Australian golfer attacked and robbed in Hawaii

Australian golfer attacked and robbed in Hawaii

Australian golfer Robert Allenby was recovering on Saturday from facial injuries after he was kidnapped, beaten, robbed and dumped in a park in Honolulu.

Jan 18, 2015, 13:25 PM IST

Survivors commemorate 73rd anniversary of Pearl Harbor attack

For the fifth year in a row, Lou Conter made the trip to Honolulu from his Alta Sierra, California, home to remember his USS Arizona shipmates who died in the surprise air attack on Pearl Harbor on Dec. 7, 1941.

Dec 08, 2014, 09:08 AM IST

Survivors to commemorate 73rd anniversary of Pearl Harbor attack

More than 50 World War Two veterans will gather in Honolulu on Sunday to commemorate the 73rd anniversary of the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor that left more than 2,000 Americans dead and thrust the United States into the war.

Dec 08, 2014, 01:01 AM IST

Slow-moving lava hits first house in Hawaii town

A stream of lava set a home on fire in a rural Hawaii town that has been watching the slow-moving flow for months.

Nov 11, 2014, 05:12 AM IST

Storm passes dangerously close to Hawaiian island

Hawaii residents watched, waited and hoped for the best as a hurricane lost force but churned dangerously close early Sunday, threatening to batter several islands with wind and rain.

Oct 20, 2014, 03:41 AM IST

Tropical Storm Ana weakens but still on track to hit Hawaii

Tropical Storm Ana weakened unexpectedly as it churned across the central Pacific, but meteorologists said the storm was still forecast to gain strength and hit Hawaii in what could be its first hurricane in more than two decades. 

Oct 16, 2014, 11:01 AM IST

Lava in Hawaii flows 800 feet a day toward homes

Rural Hawaii residents are keeping a nervous eye on a lava flow that is moving 800 feet a day toward their community.

Sep 05, 2014, 19:51 PM IST

Boy who stowed away on jet leaves Hawaii

The 15-year-old boy who survived a 5½-hour flight from California to Hawaii in a jet`s wheel well has left the state, but officials declined to say where they sent him and with whom.

May 04, 2014, 06:59 AM IST

Japanese jet makes emergency landing in Honolulu

A Japan Airlines flight bound for San Francisco carrying more than 170 people made an emergency landing at the Honolulu International Airport.

Mar 09, 2014, 17:44 PM IST

Walker wins Sony Open with sizzling finish

American Jimmy Walker birdied four of the last six holes to storm clear of a crowded leaderboard and win his second PGA Tour title by one shot at the Sony Open in Hawaii on Sunday.

Jan 13, 2014, 18:54 PM IST

Kirk`s closing birdie grabs PGA lead in Hawaii

Chris Kirk sank a nine-foot birdie putt on the last hole to grab a one-stroke lead over fellow Americans Will Wilcox and Harris English after Saturday`s third round of the US PGA Sony Open.

Jan 12, 2014, 13:19 PM IST