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9 February, 2018 8:37 AM Delhi's homeless may be imparted skills to get jobs

NEW DELHI: Hundreds of homeless people staying in government-run night shelters across the capital may soon get jobs if a novel proposal to train and make them employable goes through. The Delhi Urban Shelter Improvement Board (DUSIB), an agency looking after homeless people in the city, is considering a proposal by an industry lobby to impart skill-based 49

12 January, 2018 6:05 PM Yogi Adityanath surprises again, conducts unscheduled checks at night shelters

GORAKHPUR: The Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath on Friday conducted a surprise visit at night shelters for homeless near Gorakhpur railway station. This is not the first time Adityanath has made such as a surprise visit. On January 3, Adityanath conducted a surprise visit at a similar night shelter near Balrampur hospital in Lucknow. As the state 121

17 October, 2017 1:31 PM The Daily 202: Hawks worry about the lack of American resolve to confront North Korea

PALO ALTO, Calif. — President Trump’s bellicose rhetoric toward North Korea is making it harder to marshal domestic support for potential United States intervention. This is a widespread concern among fellows at the Hoover Institution, a right-leaning think tank on the campus of Stanford University. Trump has tweeted that Secretary of State Rex Tillerson 44

9 September, 2017 2:42 AM Hurricane Irma Will Batter Florida And 'Devastate The United States,' Officials Warn

Officials in Georgia and the Carolinas - where heavy rains and flooding are expected early next week - have declared emergencies. Hurricane Irma continues to hurtle toward Florida's doorstep, threatening to ravage the state with destruction not seen in a generation. As the weather forecasts and warnings from officials grew increasingly dire, hundreds 120

30 August, 2017 2:20 PM Natural drainage systems, culverts and nullahs all choked and blocked

MUMBAI: Municipal commissioner Ajoy Mehta said Tuesday's extremely heavy rainfall was beyond what Mumbai's infrastructure could handle. He said if the civic body had not put in place all measures to contain damage, a larger tragedy could have taken place . His comments came even as hydrologist Madhav Chitale, whose committee set up post-267 made recommendations 89

29 August, 2017 5:58 PM Navy Provides Shelter To Mumbaikars Stranded After Heavy Rains

Five flood rescue teams and two diving teams are also ready to render assistance at different locations across Mumbai. Mumbai: The Western Naval Command today said it has made arrangements to provide shelter to Mumbaikars who were left stranded after heavy rains lashed the metropolis. "WNC has made arrangements to provide shelter to stranded Mumbaikars 63

29 August, 2017 3:54 PM Harvey rampage continues in Texas ahead of another landfall, 10 dead

HOUSTON: Harvey, one of the most destructive storms in US history, battered Texas for the fourth day today even as more heavy rains were expected to lash the region, lowering hopes of relief from the deluge that has submerged homes, turned neighbourhood streets into lakes and killed 10 people. The first responders to the catastrophic flooding took to boats 51

28 August, 2017 8:31 PM Houston endures more rain and chaos; 6 feared drowned in van

Floodwaters reached the roof lines of single-story homes Monday and people could be heard pleading for help from inside as Hurricane Harvey poured rain on the Houston area for a fourth consecutive day after a chaotic weekend of rising water and rescues. The nation's fourth-largest city was still largely paralyzed by one of the largest downpours in U.S. history 53

27 August, 2017 5:58 PM Hurricane Harvey Batters Texas, Drops 2 Feet Of Water On Houston Area

Police and Hurricane Harvey rescue workers implored residents who see floodwaters rising near their homes to make their way to the highest point possible - even if it is a roof - while awaiting rescue. HOUSTON: Officials here warned of "catastrophic" and potentially historic flooding in the nation's fourth-largest city on Sunday morning, as Harvey continued 46

16 June, 2017 5:26 AM UK to hold inquiry into London tower block fire as death toll rises to 17

LONDON: British Prime Minister Theresa May on Thursday promised a public inquiry into a fire that gutted a 24-storey apartment block killing at least 17 people, as the government faced questions about how such a devastating blaze could have occurred. Smoke was still wafting out of the blackened shell of the Grenfell Tower on Thursday where specialist 80