Hurricane Sandy

Development in India and China adds to the CO2 emission: Obama

The fast developing economies of India and China are adding to the emission of carbon dioxide, US President Barack Obama has said asking Americans to be ready and adopt more and more green technologies.

Jun 27, 2014, 05:54 AM IST

US state gears up for Atlantic hurricane season

New York state Governor Andrew Cuomo Tuesday urged residents of the US east coast state to get fully prepared as the Atlantic hurricane season approaches.

May 28, 2014, 04:48 AM IST

Madonna to auction MDNA tour gear for Sandy relief

Madonna is set to auction off items from her record-breaking MDNA Tour to benefit those affected by Hurricane Sandy.

Feb 06, 2013, 16:48 PM IST

Billy Crystal screens new film for hometown Sandy victims

Actor Billy Crystal has hosted a special screening of his new family comedy `Parental Guidance` in his New York hometown because he wanted to help get the area back up on its feet in the aftermath of superstorm Sandy.

Dec 26, 2012, 09:57 AM IST

Paul McCartney to stage charity gig for Sandy victims

Paul McCartney is putting together a charity show here to raise funds for the victims of hurricane Sandy.

Nov 18, 2012, 09:31 AM IST

Madonna bares butt to raise cash for Sandy victims

Madonna raised 60,000 dollars for charity by exposing her butt onstage during her show in New York City this week.

Nov 17, 2012, 18:19 PM IST

Justin Timberlake and Jessica Biel help Sandy victims

Newlyweds Justin Timberlake and Jessica Biel joined hands with other celebrities to help hurricane Sandy victims.

Nov 12, 2012, 17:05 PM IST

Castro thanks Russia for aid to Cuba hit in hurricane Sandy

Raul Castro expressed gratitude to the Russian leadership for the aid to the Cubans, who were affected in the hurricane Sandy.

Nov 06, 2012, 14:20 PM IST

NY schools open a week after Hurricane Sandy

New York City schools opened Monday a week after Hurricane Sandy killed 40 people in the Big Apple.

Nov 06, 2012, 11:25 AM IST

Another storm heading towards New York, New Jersey

Another storm could bring in rain and coastal flooding causing more havoc in areas already hit hardest by Hurricane Sandy in New York and New Jersey.

Nov 05, 2012, 13:13 PM IST

Over 30,000 New Yorkers ‘need to be relocated’ post Sandy

Mayor Michael Bloomberg has said that 30,000 to 40,000 New Yorkers may need to be relocated as the region is still recovering from the devastation by super storm Sandy.

Nov 05, 2012, 11:16 AM IST

Ben Stiller feeds Sandy victims

Actor Ben Stiller went out of his way to serve food at a shelter here, post Hurricane Sandy.

Nov 04, 2012, 09:09 AM IST

Power returns to much of hurricane-hit New York City

US utilities have restored power to about a million houses and businesses in the East Coast, which were plunged into darkness by Hurricane Sandy.

Nov 03, 2012, 12:55 PM IST

Hollywood A-listers flee homes after Hurricane Sandy hits NYC

Hollywood A-listers are fleeing New York’s hip downtown for the Upper East Side, following the power failure caused by monster storm Sandy.

Nov 02, 2012, 17:14 PM IST

Coco Austin turns Hurricane Sandy weather forecast into boob show

Rapper Ice-T’s wife Coco Austin left little to the imagination while offering her own take on the storm that battered New York on Monday night.

Nov 01, 2012, 17:35 PM IST

8 in 10 Americans laud Obama’s robust response to Hurricane Sandy

Likely voters of all political stripes have given positive ratings to President Barack Obama for his response to the devastating storm that smashed the East Coast this week.

Nov 01, 2012, 17:35 PM IST

Haiti raises Sandy death toll to 54

The director of Haiti`s civil protection agency says the death toll from Hurricane Sandy is now 54.

Oct 31, 2012, 22:10 PM IST

Economic losses due to Sandy estimated at over $20 bn

As the states of New York and New Jersey, the worst hit by the monster storm, begin the recovery process, experts believe the losses will add up to over USD 20 billion.

Oct 31, 2012, 21:31 PM IST

NYSE and Nasdaq reopens after two day shut down

This is for the first time in more than a century that NYSE has been closed for two consecutive days due to weather related events since 1888.

Oct 31, 2012, 20:57 PM IST

School in Himachal Pradesh prays for safety of their students stuck in Hurricane Sandy in US

Shimla`s Auckland House School is praying for the safety of its ten students stuck in Hurricane Sandy in the United States.

Oct 31, 2012, 19:46 PM IST