Newsletter
Weather
Community
English home Forum Photo Gallery Features Newsletter Archive   About US Help Site Map


Photo News

Survivors of hurricane Katrina in Houston




Survivors of hurricane Katrina in Houston




Survivors of hurricane Katrina in Houston




Survivors of hurricane Katrna in Houston




Troops head for stranded New Orleans




Troops head for stranded New Orleans




Death toll of Hurricane Katrina could reach thousands




Katrina may have killed thousands



Latest News Hurricane Rita in Focus Int'l Aids Katrina Rocks US Relief Efforts 
US Secretary of Treasury John W. Snow attends an inquiry at the Capitol of Washington D.C. Oct. 6, 2005. Hurricanes Katrina and Rita caused a loss between 70 and 130 billion dollars in property damage, the US Congressional Budget Office released here on the day.
UPDATED 14:40, December 26, 2005
Hurricane Katrina Top Story of 2005: Media
The onslaught of Gulf Coast hurricanes, notably Katrina and the deadly flooding which devastated New Orleans, was overwhelmingly picked by U.S. editors and news directors as the top story of 2005 in The Associated Press' annual vote.
Thousands still missing after Hurricane Katrina: report
The whereabouts of 6,644 people, reported missing after Hurricane Katrina hit the US Gulf Coast in late August, have not been determined, raising the prospect that the death toll from the disaster could be higher than the 1,306 recorded so far in Louisiana and Mississippi, the USA Today newspaper reported Tuesday.
Two hurricanes cost US US$70 billion to US$130 billion: report
The physical economic losses of Hurricanes Katrina and Rita are estimated between 70 and 130 billion US dollars, according to a US Congressional report.
  Relief Efforts  
NO.1 - NO.33    
  • Americans donate $1bln for Katrina victims (13:57, September 20)
  • New Orleans mayor suspends city's reopening (08:30, September 20)
  • Clearance underway in hurricane-battered New Orleans  (09:13, September 19)
  • Bush unveils Hurricane Katrina reconstruction plan (11:16, September 16)
  • Bush says Hurricane rescue "largely finished" (10:50, September 16)
  • New Orleans International Airport reopens  (08:13, September 15)
  • Bush denies racist component to response  (09:53, September 13)
  • Search continues in New Orleans  (08:42, September 12)
  • Bush faces new questions on relief (17:19, September 10)
  • Forcible evacuation in New Orleans  (15:43, September 10)
  • Troops seek survivors in New Orleans (10:11, September 09)
  • UN steps up aid to US in wake of Hurricane Katrina (08:27, September 09)
  • Forcible evacuation ordered in New Orleans as gov't promises inquiry (07:46, September 08)
  • Bush to seek more funding for hurricane relief: Senator (09:39, September 07)
  • US govt urges country to focus on hurricane relief efforts (07:21, September 07)
  • Shattered city slowly starts to pick up pieces (10:46, September 06)
  • First batch of Katrina evacuees arrive in Los Angeles (17:09, September 05)
  • New Orleans police kill looters in shoot-out (12:31, September 05)
  • US braced for Katrina refugee crisis  (12:19, September 05)
  • Rescue helicopter crashes in New Orleans: report (15:35, September 05)
  • New Orleans nearly empty after hurricane (11:32, September 05)
  • US asks for EU, NATO for aid (11:32, September 05)
  • US to send more troops to hurricane-ravaged areas (09:49, September 04)
  • Troops head for stranded New Orleans  (15:31, September 03)
  • Troops head for stranded New Orleans (11:32, September 03)
  • US gears up relief efforts as ground situation deteriorates (10:22, September 03)
  • US Congress OKs hurricane aid (10:02, September 03)
  • Southern California residents urged to donate for Katrina victims (10:04, September 03)
  • Relief effort underway in New Orleans  (15:29, September 02)
  • Tennis players help victims of hurricane (12:10, September 02)
  • Massive relief effort launched to help Katrina victims (09:28, September 02)
  • US seeks 10 billion dollars for hurricane relief needs (08:36, September 02)
  • US business sector, individuals offer huge donations for hurricane victims (08:33, September 02)
  •  << Previous    
    Copyright by People's Daily Online, all rights reserved