Zurich | By Reuters | Posted by Arpan Rai
PUBLISHED ON DEC 15, 2020 04:53 PM IST
The 40% increase from $54 billion in 2019 dwarfed the $7 billion in man-made losses during 2020, the reinsurance company said in its sigma estimate for the year.
Providence, Rhode Island | By Associated Press| Posted by: Harshit Sabarwal
UPDATED ON NOV 14, 2020 06:59 AM IST
Both states had Covid-19 lockdowns earlier in the year, but the coronavirus is coming back with a vengeance across the country, and the US is facing a long, dark winter.
What Akshaye Khanna said about Vinod Khanna leaving family for Osho: ‘Something must have moved him so deeply inside’
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By HT Entertainment Desk
UPDATED ON OCT 07, 2020 12:53 PM IST
On Vinod Khanna’s 74th birth anniversary, here’s revisiting what his son Akshaye Khanna said about him leaving the family behind to join the Rajneesh Movement in Oregon, US in the 1970s.
5-year-old boy sends Baby Yoda doll to firefighters to keep them company. Now they take it everywhere
Los Angeles | By Associated Press | Posted By: Trisha Sengupta
PUBLISHED ON OCT 03, 2020 10:24 AM IST
“Here is a friend for you in case you get lonely,” said a note shared with the donated Baby Yoda doll.
Portland | By Associated Press | Posted by Arpan Rai
PUBLISHED ON SEP 27, 2020 03:07 PM IST
Hundreds of people were gathered downtown in Oregon’s largest city when the unlawful assembly was announced just before midnight by the Multnomah County Sheriff’s Office.
Rescuers make unexpected discovery in property impacted by California fire, find a puppy that survived
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Amrita Kohli
PUBLISHED ON SEP 15, 2020 03:15 PM IST
The post explained that the puppy had a few minor burns and was picked up by Animal Control to be checked at a veterinary centre.
Reuters | By Reuters| Posted by Susmita Pakrasi
UPDATED ON SEP 14, 2020 07:19 AM IST
A blitz of wildfires across Oregon, California and Washington has destroyed thousands of homes and a half dozen small towns this summer, scorching more than 4 million acres and killing more than two dozen people since early August.
Portland | By Reuters | Posted by Kanishka Sarkar
UPDATED ON SEP 13, 2020 09:52 PM IST
Oregon Governor Kate Brown called the perilous blazes a “once-in-a-generation event,” and the director of Oregon’s office of emergency management, Andrew Phelps, said authorities were bracing for the possibility of “mass fatality” incidents.
Hindustan Times, Delhi | By Zarafshan Shiraz
UPDATED ON SEP 11, 2020 09:23 AM IST
‘It needs to dominate the news. All the time’: Teen climate activist Greta Thunberg draws social media users’ attention on the wildfires that are raging across parts of the US West Coast as they doubled in size between Wednesday and Thursday
Talent, Oregon | By Reuters | Posted by Karan Manral
UPDATED ON SEP 11, 2020 08:14 AM IST
In the past 48 hours, four people died from fires in California, while four were killed in Oregon and a 1-year-old boy died in Washington state.
Portland | By Associated Press| Posted by: Harshit Sabarwal
UPDATED ON SEP 03, 2020 03:43 PM IST
Most in the recent group wore helmets, reflective vests or shirts emblazoned with the word “PRESS” and had media badges dangling from their necks.
Portland | By Reuters| Posted by: Harshit Sabarwal
UPDATED ON SEP 01, 2020 01:44 PM IST
Portland Mayor Ted Wheeler on Sunday warned of an escalation of violence after seeing a flurry of social media posts vowing revenge for Saturday’s shooting victim, identified by the right-wing Patriot Prayer militia group as one of its supporters.
Washington | By Press Trust of India
UPDATED ON JAN 03, 2020 08:34 AM IST
Gurbaz Singh survived the dangerous fall, where a team of search-and-rescue coordinators hiked up to the injured climber, who was stranded at an elevation of about 10,500 feet
Hindustan Times | By HT Correspondent
PUBLISHED ON DEC 20, 2019 06:30 AM IST
The list includes short stories, novellas, science writing, memoirs, and fiction that examines feudalism, patriarchy, fanaticism, marriage, and identity
Osho’s controversial aide Ma Anand Sheela recounts how the guru loved her, explained Umrao Jaan’s poetry to her
Press Trust of India, New Delhi | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON OCT 01, 2019 10:50 AM IST
Rajneesh’s controversial aide Ma Anand Sheela is in India these days. She was interviewed by Karan Johar and answered many questions about her past and her relationship with Osho.
Bloomberg | By Oshrat Carmiel
UPDATED ON SEP 21, 2019 02:47 PM IST
Capitalization rates, a measure of investment yield that rises as prices fall, climbed in the second quarter in New York, California and Oregon, all states that have enacted rent caps, according to an analysis by Real Capital Analytics Inc.
PORTLAND | By Associated Press
UPDATED ON JUL 26, 2019 03:57 PM IST
Gregory Randolph had hiked about 14 miles (22.5 kilometers) with one of his dogs after his Jeep got stuck in a narrow, dry creek bed. He was barely conscious when biker Tomas Quinones found him on July 18.
New York | By Press Trust of India
UPDATED ON JUN 29, 2019 02:37 PM IST
Gupta’s victory on the ‘2019 Teen Jeopardy’ contest was televised on Friday in which he beat out three other Indian-American teens.
Salem | By AP
PUBLISHED ON MAY 25, 2019 01:35 PM IST
Police said Ramsey also threw his shoe at Dodd and snatched his turban. Sikh men don’t cut their hair and cover it with a turban for religious reasons.
Hindustan Times | By Manoj R Nair
PUBLISHED ON MAR 17, 2019 11:06 PM IST
Two counties along the Washington-Oregon border in the USA have reported 72 cases of measles, mostly among unvaccinated children
Portland, Oregon | By Associated Press
UPDATED ON JAN 21, 2019 05:12 PM IST
Mark Leo Gregory Gago, 42, killed his parents, his girlfriend and their infant daughter Saturday night before deputies shot him, the Clackamas County Sheriff’s Office said.
Hindustan Times, Washington | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON JAN 20, 2019 10:52 PM IST
Andrew Ramsey, 24, had assaulted Harwinder Dodd, the store clerk, for his religion, according to court documents cited by local media outlets.One of the charges is intimidation in the second degree, a misdemeanour hate crime.
New York | By Reuters
UPDATED ON JAN 18, 2019 05:51 PM IST
Total lunar eclipses occur when the moon moves into perfect alignment with the sun and earth, giving it a copper-red or “blood” appearance to those watching from below.
Hindustan Times, Chandigarh | By Hitender Rao
UPDATED ON AUG 08, 2018 09:07 AM IST
The Sikh detainees have sought specific directions from the court that they be provided with religious headwear, including turbans, and personal religious items seized at the time they were taken into custody.
Hindustan Times | By HT Correspondent, New Delhi
UPDATED ON AUG 06, 2018 02:55 PM IST
Even as rumours of Aamir Khan playing the spiritual guru Osho in a biopic do the rounds, the makers of Netflix’s popular documentary series Wild Wild Country are hinting at a rival feature film.
Hindustan Times, San Francisco | By Hitender Rao
UPDATED ON JUL 27, 2018 11:42 AM IST
Detention centre simply not equipped to handle immigration detainees along with pre-trial federal population, tells warden of the centre in a communication
Hindustan Times, San Francisco | By Hitender Rao
UPDATED ON JUL 23, 2018 11:11 PM IST
As many as 121 asylum seekers, including 52 Indians and mostly Sikhs, have been detained at the Sheridan federal detention centre for crossing over to the US from Mexico.
Hindustan Times | By HT Team
UPDATED ON JUL 21, 2018 12:10 AM IST
This week’s reading list includes a book on the monsoon, another on the hippie trail, and one on Rajneesh in the US
Press Trust of India, Washington | By Press Trust of India
UPDATED ON JUL 21, 2018 10:31 AM IST
It was not my statement that immigrants detained at Sheridan (Oregon) have been kept in handcuffs and chains since their arrival. My statement has been misconstrued by the media,” Navneet Kaur, a community college professor, said in a statement.
Associated Press, California | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON JUL 16, 2018 11:12 AM IST
Angela Hernandez, 23, lost control after swerving to avoid hitting an animal and drove over a cliff in coastal California. She was found, injured but stable, by a couple on a camping trip on July 13.