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Sep 23, 2017
Puerto Rico battles floods after Hurricane Maria ravages island; death toll climbs to 33Puerto Rico battled dangerous floods on Friday after Hurricane Maria ravaged the island, as rescuers raced against time to reach residents trapped in their homes and the death toll climbed to 33.
Sep 21, 2017
Puerto Rico braces for flash floods after Hurricane Maria batters island, destroys homesPuerto Rico braced for potentially calamitous flash flooding on Thursday after being pummeled by Hurricane Maria which devastated the island and knocked out the entire electricity grid.
Sep 21, 2017
Hurricane Maria destroys homes, triggers floods in Puerto Rico; island left without powerHurricane Maria, the strongest storm to strike Puerto Rico in nearly 90 years, carved a path of destruction through the US territory on Wednesday
Sep 18, 2017
Hurricane Maria expected to make landfall in Caribbean tonight, islands prepare for yet another disasterEastern Caribbean prepared Sunday to face another potential disaster, with forecasters saying Hurricane Maria was headed for a hit on the Leeward Islands.
Sep 13, 2017
Venezuela crisis: President Nicolas Maduro says he is ready for dialogue with OppositionVenezuelan president Maduro has said he was prepared to meet the Opposition for talks brokered by Jose Luis Rodriquez Zapatero
Sep 07, 2017
Hurricane Irma rips through Caribbean leaving nine dead; emergency declared in Puerto Rico, Florida, Virgin IslandsPowerful Hurricane Irma cut a swathe of deadly destruction as it roared through the Caribbean, claiming at least nine lives.
Jul 17, 2017
Thousands of Dominicans march against corruption, demand resignation of president Danilo MedinaDemonstrators, mostly young and dressed in the green color of the country's environmental movement, overflowed thoroughfare in Santo Domingo
Jan 10, 2017
Smoking to kill 8 million, cost $1 trillion a year: WHOThe number of tobacco-related deaths is projected to increase from about 6 million deaths annually to about 8 million annually by 2030, with more than 80 percent of these occurring in LMICs (low- and middle-income countries), said a study conducted by WHO and the US National Cancer Institute published on Tuesday
Dec 08, 2016
Demonetisation has embassies unhappy; Modi government must take stock of diplomats' woesDemonetisation, Prime Minister Narendra Modi's "masterstroke" on black money, corruption and fake currency, is hurting the goodwill between nations, at a very individual level
Oct 25, 2016
Aircraft maker Embraer to pay over $205 mn for resolving corruption charges in IndiaApproximately $5.76 million was allegedly paid to an agent in India in connection with the sale of three highly specialised military aircraft to Indian Air Force, and the payments were falsely recorded in Embraers books and records as part of a consulting agreement that was not legitimate.