Texas Current Affairs, GK & News

Tropical Storm Hanna Hits Texas Coast

Downgraded to a tropical storm, Hanna came ashore on July 25 as a category 1 hurricane on the five-step Saffir-Simpson scale and later made a second landfall in Kenedy Country, Texas. Powerful winds affected trucks and a recreational vehicle and electricity. At one point more than 2.80 lakhs houses and businesses continued without electricity but ..

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Howdy Modi event held in Houston, Texas

Prime Minister Narendra Modi played host to United States President Donald Trump at NRG Stadium in Houston, Texas, for an Indian-American rally dubbed the ‘Howdy Modi: Shared Dreams, Bright Futures’. The mega ‘Howdy, Modi’ gala event saw around 50,000 Indian-Americans in attendance. Before this event, no US President has ever addressed a community event along ..

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Houston ship channel to Texas closed following the Houston leak

The Petrochemical fire led chemicals spilling into the nearby Houston ship channel. More than 40 vessels are waiting to move out or towards the channel. The channel is the critical water way as it connects the Port of houston and Gulf of Mexico. New timetable for the ships towards Texas is put on hold without ..

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