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PICS: Isaac brings back memories of killer Katrina

New Orleans resident Diana Whipple stands on the shore of Lake Pontchartrain as hurricane Isaac approaches New Orleans. Tropical storm Isaac was near hurricane force as it bore down on the United......

Hurricane Gustav may disrupt Republican meet

Hurricane Gustav churning towards the Gulf Coast of the US nearly three years after Hurricane Katrina devastated that region has not only killed any chance of Louisiana Governor Piyush 'Bobby'......

'We are not interested in this blame game'

For the first two weeks after the killer Hurricane Katrina devastated the Gulf Coast and left in its wake broken levees that submerged the city of New Orleans in Louisiana, Piyush 'Bobby' Jindal --......

Sri Sri meets Katrina victims

Spiritual leader and founder of the Art of Living Foundation Sri Sri Ravi Shankar visited Hurricane Katrina survivors, volunteers and public officials carrying out relief operation in Texas on......

Amrita Ashram to provide $1 million for Katrina re

Mata Amritanandamayi Centre in America would be donating $1 million in aid to help victims of Hurricane Katrina that devastated New Orleans, Louisiana and coastal areas of Mississippi and......

Rebuilding New Orleans: 10 coolest innovators

Three years after Katrina, the nation's most expensive hurricane, which cost insurers an estimated $44 billion, came Gustav. As if New Orleans needed its rebuilding project to get any harder. And......

Now India will pay for US typhoons

A catastrophe like Hurricane Katrina in the US would have the potential to blow up a part of the profits of large Indian corporates. That is because in the detariffed regime from 2007, the premium......

Katrina sets ocean freight on fire

After last month's slump, ocean freight has started firming up ever since Hurricane Katrina ravaged the oil refineries in the US.The freight shot up by 20 per cent in the second week of September......

Oil shoots up to $70 a barrel

Crude oil futures spiked to more than $70 a barrel for the first time as Hurricane Katrina took dead aim on America's oil and refinery operations on Monday, shutting down an estimated 1 million......

Hurricane Sandy threatens $20bn in economic damage

Superstorm Sandy is expected to leave a trail of destruction along its path both in terms of human and economic cost in the United States.The storm, which made landfall on the New Jersey coast on......

Is Slumdog Millionaire worth the praise?

Sitting inside a crowded movie theatre in Nariman Point, South Mumbai, surrounded by other pasty-skinned foreigners and a few overtly wealthy Indians, I was forced to stifle an audible groan."What......

Geeta Gandbhir wins an Emmy

This year, the prestigious Emmy awards saw an Indian winner as well.Geeta Gandbhir, of Brookyln, New York, won a Creative Arts Emmy Award for Outstanding Picture Editing in Nonfiction Programming.......

How to meet Brad Pitt, Angelina Jolie

When Benita Singh got a call from Newsweek magazine that she and her partner Ruth Degolia were to fly to Los Angeles for a photo shoot with Brad Pitt, she thought it was a joke."I sent them an......

  People speak for hurricane katrina

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anil garg
Q. DO YOU LIKE KATRINA
Anil Garg:  A.  more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/do-you-like-katrina/27110827/answers/

mohanbirsingh ghura
Q. Do you like those people who pretend to be simple?
Mohanbirsingh Ghura:  A. Hurricane Katrina was the costliest and one of the deadliest hurricanes in the history of the United States. It was the sixth-strongest Atlantic...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/do-you-like-those-people-who-pretend-to-be-simple/27079204/answers/27110836

stone
Q. who is better- elli or Katrina?
Stone:  A. That should be simple. I'm best at writing persuasive essays and I'm not gonna give you a charity because that's for you to decide on, but I'll...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/who-is-better--elli-or-katrina/26983368/answers/27079213

Big Fish
Q. Cyclone Phailin is being compared to Katrina ?Will GOI take same measures as US Govt during Hurricane Katrina ?
Big Fish:  A. Hurricane Katrina was the costliest and one of the deadliest hurricanes in the history of the United States. It was the sixth-strongest Atlantic...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/cyclone-phailin-is-being-compared-to-katrina-will-goi-take-s/26555543/answers/26983388

Stupidcommonman
Q. which is the most dreadliest hurricane in the world history...?
Stupidcommonman:  A. at the coastal areas, govt. have already made necessary arrangements, para military forces deployed for carrying out rescue activities in case...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/which-is-the-most-dreadliest-hurricane-in-the-world-history./26555164/answers/26555545

  Web results for Hurricane Katrina
Show More Sensitivity in Naming Cyclones

Can a Lotus or a Water Lily bring destruction? Sounds impossible, but ever since it was formed, it is gaining strength at the Arabian Sea. Nilofar,... ...

http://www.newindianexpress.com/editorials/Show-More-Sensitivity-in-Naming-Cyclones/2014/10/29/article2497523.ece
Ted Zoli and Joe Englot, HNTB Infrastructure Experts, Named NIST Fellows

Engineers and accomplished professionals to help create national disaster resiliency standards New York (PRWEB) October 28, 2014 The National... ...

http://www.bizwireexpress.com/showstoryPRWeb.php?storyid=315746
Getting the salt out to allow freshwater for consumption

The boom in oil and gas produced through hydraulic fracturing, or fracking, is seen as a boon for meeting energy needs. But one byproduct of the... ...

http://www.bangaloremirror.com/others/sci-tech/hydraulic-fracturing-frackingAbdul-Latif-Jameel-Professor-Professor-Syed-Zubair-chemical-impurities/articleshow/44962488.cms
$100,000 Awarded to David Campbell, Founder of All Hands Volunteers

The Purpose Prize, a program of Encore.org, recognizes and rewards the achievements of social innovators over 60. Symetra, a Bellevue,... ...

http://www.bizwireexpress.com/showstoryPRWeb.php?storyid=315614
Stanley Consultants Selected for Flood Mitigation Project

PRWeb 2014-10-27 To mitigate flooding caused by the Cedar River, the City of Cedar Rapids has selected Stanley Consultants to provide design... ...

http://www.bizwireexpress.com/showstoryPRWeb.php?storyid=314850

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