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Obama signs disaster declaration for Puerto Rico in wake of Hurricane Irene


August 28th, 2011 - 3:00 pm ICT by BNO News
SAN JUAN (BNO NEWS) -- U.S. President Barack Obama on Saturday signed a disaster declaration for the U.S. territory of Puerto Rico after Hurricane Irene tore through the islands, the White House ... Read more...

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Pak flood impact worse than Indian Ocean tsunami, Kashmir earthquake: Imran Khan


September 13th, 2010 - 4:48 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sep 13(ANI): Pakistani cricketer-turned-politician Imran Khan has warned that the massive flooding in the South Asian country could have a greater impact than the 2004 Indian Ocean tsunami and the 2005 ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Shutdown hits life in India’s bustling tech hub


July 5th, 2010 - 6:03 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, July 5 (IANS) The dawn-to-dusk all India shutdown Monday crippled normal life in India's tech hub, with hundreds of IT firms, including Indian bellwethers Infosys and Wipro and multinationals logging out ... Read more...

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President Barack Obama declares disaster in South Dakota


May 14th, 2010 - 4:48 am ICT by BNO News
WASHINGTON, D.C. (BNO NEWS) – President Barack Obama declared on Thursday that a major disaster exists in the State of South Dakota and ordered Federal aid to supplement State and local recovery ... Read more...

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President Obama declares major disaster in Pennsylvania


April 17th, 2010 - 3:59 am ICT by BNO News
WASHINGTON, D.C. (BNO NEWS) – President Barack Obama declared on Friday that a major disaster exists in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania.With the severe winter storms and snowstorms during the period of February ... Read more...

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President Obama declares major disaster in District of Columbia


March 25th, 2010 - 4:19 am ICT by BNO News
WASHINGTON, D.C. (BNO NEWS) – President Barack Obama declared Wednesday that a major disaster exists in the District of Columbia.Federal aid will be supplementing the District’s recovery efforts in the area struck ... Read more...

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President Obama declares state of emergency in California


March 9th, 2010 - 2:52 am ICT by BNO News
WASHINGTON, D.C. (BNO NEWS) – President Obama on Monday declared a state of emergency exists for California after the State was struck by severe winter storms.President Obama ordered Federal aid to supplement ... Read more...

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President Obama declares major disaster in West Virginia


March 3rd, 2010 - 2:02 am ICT by BNO News
WASHINGTON, D.C. (BNO NEWS) – President Barack Obama declared Tuesday that a major disaster exists in the State of West Virginia and ordered Federal aid to supplement State and local recovery efforts.Several ... Read more...

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President Obama declares major disaster exists in Iowa


March 3rd, 2010 - 1:23 am ICT by BNO News
WASHINGTON, D.C. (BNO NEWS) – President Barack Obama declared Tuesday that a major disaster exists in the State of Iowa and ordered Federal aid to supplement State and local recovery efforts.Several Iowa ... Read more...

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President Obama declared a major disaster in Oklahoma


February 26th, 2010 - 1:42 am ICT by BNO News
WASHINGTON, D.C. (BNO NEWS) – President Barack Obama declared on Thursday that a major disaster exists in the State of Oklahoma and ordered Federal aid to supplement State and local recovery efforts.The ... Read more...

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President Obama declares a major disaster exists in New Jersey


February 6th, 2010 - 2:17 am ICT by BNO News
WASHINGTON, D.C. (BNO NEWS) – President Obama on Friday declared a major disaster exists in the State of New Jersey and ordered federal aid to supplement State and local recovery efforts in ... Read more...

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President Obama declares a major disaster in North Carolina


February 3rd, 2010 - 4:18 am ICT by BNO News
WASHINGTON, D.C. (BNO NEWS) – President Obama on Tuesday declared a major disaster exists in the State of North Carolina and ordered federal aid to help the State and local recovery efforts ... Read more...

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EU sends 150,000 euros in aid to Samoa tsunami victims


September 30th, 2009 - 7:45 pm ICT by IANS
Brussels, Sep 30 (DPA) The European Union is sending 150,000 euros ($219,000) in aid to the victims of the tsunami in the Pacific islands of Samoa, officials in Brussels said Wednesday. The money ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

Wills ‘to begin advanced helicopter training’


April 18th, 2009 - 3:12 pm ICT by ANI
London, April 18 (ANI): Prince William has reportedly completed his basic flight training and will move on to a more advanced learning as he trains to become a search and rescue ... Read more...

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