Irma News

IRMA student gets Rs 50 lakh pay package

A student, Avinash Kamboj, was offered a job by Singapore-based Tolaram Group for a yearly package of Rs 50.31 lakh.

After Irma ravages Havana, city highlights housing replacement drive

The city's aim had been to build 3,000 homes per year, which would have solved 80-90 percent of Havana's housing needs by 2020, Santos said. However, a lack of resources meant it had only managed to build between 2,200 and 2,300 homes per year so far.


Monstrous Hurricane Irma kills 14 in Caribbean, heads for Florida

With winds of around 185 miles per hour (290 km per hour), the storm the size of France has ravaged small islands in the northeast Caribbean in recent days, including Barbuda, Saint Martin and the British and US Virgin Islands, ripping down trees and flattening homes and hospitals.

Hurricane Irma leaves 11 dead as it tears through Caribbean

Authorities in the Dominican Republic ordered the evacuation of towns along the northern Atlantic coast, as the storm ground toward the port and tourist destination of Puerto Plata.