Gulf Times - Harvey
Qatar-funded programme to aid Houston students still recovering from Harvey

Qatar-funded programme to aid Houston students still recovering from Harvey

About 280 students within the University of Houston System were forced to fully withdraw from classes and about 880 had to partially withdraw after Hurricane Harvey swept through areas of Southeast Texas ...

US 'Burning Man' festival founder dead after stroke

US 'Burning Man' festival founder dead after stroke

Larry Harvey, the man who founded the popular Burning Man countercultural festival, died Saturday after suffering a massive stroke in early April, event organizers said. He was 70.

US gasoline prices tumble as Harvey subsides

US gasoline prices tumble as Harvey subsides

Benchmark US gasoline prices slumped on Monday to pre-Hurricane Harvey levels as oil refineries and pipelines in the US Gulf Coast slowly resumed activity, easing supply concerns.

Texas governor estimates storm damage at $150 bn to $180 bn

Texas governor estimates storm damage at $150 bn to $180 bn

Texas Governor Greg Abbott on Sunday said damage from Hurricane Harvey would exceed that of epic hurricanes Katrina or Sandy, likely reaching $150 billion to $180 billion.

Trump to visit victims of unprecedented floods in Texas and Louisiana

Trump to visit victims of unprecedented floods in Texas and Louisiana

US President Donald Trump travels to Houston and Lake Charles, Louisiana on Saturday to meet victims of catastrophic storm Harvey, one of the worst natural disasters in US history ...

Rescuers in Texas intensify efforts as Harvey moves inland

Rescuers in Texas intensify efforts as Harvey moves inland

Nearly a week after the storm smashed into the US Gulf Coast as a Category Four hurricane, thousands of rescuers and civilians eager to help battled difficult conditions to reach victims of the unprecedented flooding.

Texas chemical plant owners 'fully expect' more fires

Texas chemical plant owners 'fully expect' more fires

The chemical plant makes compounds with many commercial uses, including plastics, pharmaceuticals and construction materials -- compounds that can combust if not cooled to the proper temperatures.

Harvey moves inland, leaving trail of death and destruction

Harvey moves inland, leaving trail of death and destruction

Tropical Depression Harvey weakened as it moved inland over Louisiana on Thursday, leaving behind record flooding that drove tens of thousands from their homes in Texas ...

Harvey soaks Louisiana as Houston paralyzed by flooding

Harvey soaks Louisiana as Houston paralyzed by flooding

Tropical Storm Harvey bore down on Louisiana on Wednesday, bringing yet more water after setting rainfall records in Texas that caused catastrophic flooding and paralyzed the US energy hub of Houston.

Melania Trump makes waves with 'storm stilettos'

Melania Trump makes waves with 'storm stilettos'

The former model is always elegantly turned out and perfectly coiffed, and Tuesday was no exception as she left the White House with her president husband for storm-ravaged Texas.

Two more days of 'catastrophic' rains forecast from Harvey

Two more days of 'catastrophic' rains forecast from Harvey

Two more days of heavy rainfall are expected over parts of Texas and Louisiana as Tropical Storm Harvey churns offshore, preparing to make landfall again on Wednesday.

Hurricane Harvey weakens after battering Texas coast

Hurricane Harvey weakens after battering Texas coast

The most powerful hurricane to hit the US state of Texas in more than 50 years moved slowly inland on Saturday, dumping torrential rain expected to cause catastrophic flooding ...