Landslide

Heavy rains trigger landslides in parts of Himachal Pradesh

Heavy rains trigger landslides in parts of Himachal Pradesh

A landslide at Chhetri blocked the Kaza-Keylong highway in tribal Lahaul and Spiti district stranding many people for several hours. Landslides also occurred in Sirmaur, Shimla and Mandi districts.

Sep 24, 2017, 23:33 PM IST
6 killed as landslides hit Sikkim

6 killed as landslides hit Sikkim

The district administration has evacuated families from vulnerable areas, the officials said.

Sep 20, 2017, 22:21 PM IST

Jammu-Srinagar highway reopens after landslide

A landslide blocked the 300-km Srinagar-Jammu national highway in Ramban district and was cleared in two-and-a-half hours to ensure smooth movement of traffic, officials said today.

Sep 19, 2017, 19:08 PM IST
Landslides shut national highway in J&K

Landslides shut national highway in J&K

Landslides on the Jammu-Srinagar highway on Tuesday has shut the strategic road link to the landlocked Kashmir Valley, police said.

Sep 19, 2017, 11:19 AM IST
Jammu-Srinagar highway reopens after two days for LMVs

Jammu-Srinagar highway reopens after two days for LMVs

Officials have been directed to ensure that vehicles are not parked in any landslide or vulnerable zones under any circumstances.

Sep 13, 2017, 14:11 PM IST

Watch: Dangerous landslide caught on camera in Uttarakhand

A video of landslide has been caught on camera which shows a big portion of a mountain breaking off and falling on the Champawat-Tanakpur highway in Uttarakhand. Watch to know more.

Sep 12, 2017, 13:52 PM IST
Massive landslide near Shimla buries six vehicles

Massive landslide near Shimla buries six vehicles

The area has been witnessing heavy rainfall for the past three days.

Sep 02, 2017, 18:11 PM IST
26 killed, 9 missing in landslides in China

26 killed, 9 missing in landslides in China

More than 2,800 people, including local police, fire fighters, medical workers and local government staff, along with 110 emergency vehicles, 20 life detectors and eight drones have been involved in the rescue.

Aug 31, 2017, 22:46 PM IST

17 dead, 18 missing in China landslide

The landslide occurred at 9:45 a.m. in Yingpan village in the city of Zhaotong.Guizhou and Yunnan have seen continuous rainstorms over the past week as a result of recent typhoons.

Aug 30, 2017, 12:48 PM IST

Landslide buries nine in China

The landslide occurred at around 4.30 a.m. in a village of Guoluo Tibetan autonomous prefecture. 

Aug 30, 2017, 11:16 AM IST
Landslide caused Nagpur-Mumbai Duranto derailment: Railways

Landslide caused Nagpur-Mumbai Duranto derailment: Railways

According to Railways spokesperson Anil Saxena, there were no reports of any casualties or injuries so far in the incident which occurred at around 6.30 a.m., between the Asangaon and Vashind stations.

Aug 29, 2017, 12:57 PM IST

Two dead, 25 missing in China landslide: State media

Rescuers pulled six people out of the rubble, including two who died.

Aug 28, 2017, 13:09 PM IST

Search for 8 missing in Alps called off: Swiss police

About 120 emergency workers equipped with infrared cameras and mobile phone detectors, helicopters and rescue dogs had been scouring a five-square-kilometre area of the disaster.

 

Aug 26, 2017, 23:27 PM IST
Landslides in Mizoram snap road links, 7 buildings collapse

Landslides in Mizoram snap road links, 7 buildings collapse

At least seven buildings, including a church, collapsed in Aizawl and nearby villages due to multiple landslides triggered by heavy rains in Mizoram since Thursday, officials said on Saturday.

Aug 26, 2017, 19:23 PM IST
41 million affected by South Asia flooding, situation could worsen: United Nation

41 million affected by South Asia flooding, situation could worsen: United Nation

Nearly a thousand people have been killed, and tens of thousands of homes, schools and hospitals have been destroyed in Bangladesh, India and Nepal.

Aug 25, 2017, 12:11 PM IST

Mudslide at Guinea rubbish dump kills at least eight

The threat of deadly landslides is growing in west and central Africa as rainfall, deforestation and urban populations rise, experts say.

Aug 22, 2017, 23:06 PM IST
Himachal landslide: Uttar Pradesh begins process to get 12 bodies

Himachal landslide: Uttar Pradesh begins process to get 12 bodies

Mourning the dozen deaths from two families of Mau district, Adityanath asked the district administration to contact the bereaved families.

Aug 15, 2017, 11:06 AM IST
Nepal floods: Death toll reaches 64

Nepal floods: Death toll reaches 64

Floods and landslides have created havoc in Terai, with thousands of families displaced and huge loss of properties, livestock and crops.

 

Aug 14, 2017, 17:53 PM IST
Met predicts heavy rains in Himachal, may hamper rescue operations

Met predicts heavy rains in Himachal, may hamper rescue operations

Shimla, which saw an overnight rain, recorded a low of 15.6 degrees Celsius on Monday.

 

Aug 14, 2017, 12:34 PM IST
Tourists rescued by elephants from flooded Nepal safari park

Tourists rescued by elephants from flooded Nepal safari park

Elephants were pressed into service to rescue hundreds of foreign tourists trapped in a Nepal jungle safari park, officials said on Monday, as the death toll from flash floods and landslides after four days of heavy rains rose to 70.

Aug 14, 2017, 12:11 PM IST