Nepal landslide

Bihar issues high alert after Nepal landslide

As the expected sudden release of massive volume of water from the blocked Kali Gandaki river in Nepal loomed, Chief Minister Nitish Kumar called a high-level meeting of the Disaster Management Department officials over the emergency situation.

May 25, 2015, 20:56 PM IST

Bihar places five districts on alert after Nepal landslide

The Bihar government on Sunday sounded flood alert in five districts after a massive landslide, triggered by recent earthquakes, blocked the Kali Gandaki river at Benibazar in Myagdi district of Nepal, leading to accumulation of a huge volume of water there.

May 24, 2015, 23:39 PM IST

Nepal ends search for landslide survivors, declares 156 dead

Nepal on Wednesday called off a search for survivors and declared 156 people dead after a landslide at the weekend, making it the deadliest to hit the Himalayan nation in three decades.

Aug 06, 2014, 22:32 PM IST

Nepal says 123 missing in landslide are dead; toll 156

The landslide took place early Saturday at Mankha village in Sindhupalchok district.

Aug 06, 2014, 16:32 PM IST

Flood like situation in Bihar villages abates, villagers still await help

The impending flood threat near the Kosi river basin of Bihar has abated now even as the evacuation of villagers to a safer place is in progress. The flood threat began due to the landslide in Nepal.

Aug 06, 2014, 11:03 AM IST

`No hope` of survivors in deadly Nepal landslide: Official

Rescuers on Sunday ruled out finding any more survivors of a landslide in northeast Nepal that is feared to have buried dozens of people under tonnes of mud and rocks.

Aug 03, 2014, 12:45 PM IST

Floods imminent in Kosi river, Bihar orders immediate evacuation

The Bihar government on Saturday ordered immediate evacuation in four districts due
to imminent floods in the Kosi river.

Aug 02, 2014, 14:14 PM IST

Landslides, floods kill 50, displace 12,000 in Nepal

At least 50 people have been killed and 12,000 others displaced across Nepal due to landslides and floods triggered by incessant rain over the past three weeks, the government said.

Jul 04, 2013, 18:59 PM IST

Indian among seven killed in Nepal landslide

At least seven people, including one Indian, were killed and seven others, six of them from Darjeeling, missing when a massive landslide triggered by heavy rain buried five vehicles on a highway in eastern Nepal.

Oct 01, 2012, 14:05 PM IST

Two killed in Nepal landslide, five Indians missing

At least two people were killed and over a dozen, including five Indians, were reported missing when five vehicles were hit by a landslide on a highway in Nepal Sunday night, police said Monday.

Oct 01, 2012, 13:42 PM IST