Mamata Banerjee visits landslide-hit areas in Darjeeling district

West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Thursday visited landslide-hit areas in Darjeeling district of West Bengal, where 38 people were killed.

Army joins rescue operations in landslide-hit north Bengal

The Army has joined rescue and relief operations in north Bengal where landslides have killed at least 38 people.

Haldwani-Ramnagar highway blocked due to landslide

The Haldwani- Ramnagar highway has been blocked after heavy rainfall triggered a landslide.

Two NDRF teams rushed to landslides-hit Darjeeling

 Two teams of the National Disaster Response Force (NDRF) have been rushed to Darjeeling to help in relief and rescue operations in the wake of landslides, a home ministry official said on Wednesday.

Flash floods, landslides kill 23 in southeastern Bangladesh

At least 23 people have died in flash floods and landslides triggered by heavy rains that lashed southeastern Bangladesh, officials said on Sunday.

Landslide snaps Siliguri-Gangtok road, vehicles stranded

Landslides near Rambhi, in the outskirts of Siliguri on way to the hills, have disrupted the road traffic between Gangtok and the North Bengal hub.

Ratnagiri landslide: 12 feared buried in debris

At least 12 people are feared to be buried in the debris after three houses collapsed following a landslide in Dabhol village of Maharashtra's Ratnagiri district.

Aftershocks and heavy rain trigger dry landslide in Nepal

Aftershocks and heavy rain today triggered a dry landslide near a forest in northeast Nepal, hours after a 5.2 magnitude tremor struck the region.

Nepal landslide toll climbs to 35

Rescuers on Friday recovered 14 more bodies following a landslide triggered by heavy rains in northeast Nepal, taking the confirmed death toll to 35.

Nepal hit by 5.3 magnitude earthquake

Nepal on late Thursday evening was jolted by a 5.3 magnitude earthquake.

Heavy rain alert in all Meghalaya districts

An alert was on Tuesday sounded in all 11 districts in Meghalaya after meteorological department forecast 'heavy to extreme' rainfall at isolated places in the state, officials said.

Two die, two injured in landslide in Arunachal Pradesh

Two people, including a minor girl,died while two others were seriously injured when their dwelling was hit by a landslide here this afternoon.

Nepal river blocked by landslide resumes normal flow

The danger of a possible flash flood in Nepal and India was averted today as a landslide- dammed river started flowing normally after sweeping away debris that had blocked it, allowing thousands of people to return to their homes.

Blocked river in Nepal raises fear of flood in UP

The fear of floods in parts of Uttar Pradesh has emerged with Nepali authorities warning about chances of the bursting of an artificial lake, created after the Kali Gandaki river got blocked by a massive landslide early on Sunday.

Colombia to hold mass funeral for landslide victims

Mourners will hold a collective funeral for the victims of a massive landslide that killed at least 78 people in northwest Colombia, religious officials said Wednesday.

At least 48 dead, dozens injured in Colombia landslide

A landslide sent mud and water crashing onto homes in a town in Colombia`s northwest mountains on Monday, killing at least 48 people and injuring dozens, officials said.

After Nepal quakes, monsoon poses risk of more landslides, floods

Areas of Nepal remain perilously unstable following last month`s devastating earthquake, and, as Tuesday`s tremor showed, landslides pose an ongoing menace that will only increase when seasonal monsoon rains begin to fall in the coming weeks.

Earthquake-hit Nepal looks at Pakistan to deal with damaged roads

With its crucial road link badly damaged in the quake, Nepal authorities are studying Pakistan's past experience of tackling the issue, especially due to fears of more landslides in hilly areas during the upcoming monsoon season.

Rishikesh-Badrinath highway remains closed for sixth day

The Rishikesh-Badrinath National Highway in Chamoli district remain closed for the sixth day on Sunday following rain-triggered landslides.

Tibet-Nepal highway cleared of debris after quake

The Chinese side of a key highway linking Tibet and Nepal was cleared of obstructions on Friday morning, six days after a 7.9-magnitude earthquake in Nepal caused landslides that blocked the major trade and tourist route.