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Landslides block roads, disrupt power supply in Aizawl

A massive landslide triggered by heavy rains since Friday last has blocked roads in at least 20 spots, disrupted power supply and damaged cemeteries in the city, Aizawl District Disaster Management Authority officials said on Sunday.

Six killed, three injured in Vietnam torrential rains

At least six persons were killed and three others injured in torrential rains in Vietnam, authorities said on Monday.

Heavy rains continue in Uttarakhand; Kedarnath Yatra disrupted

Heavy rains continue in Uttarakhand; Kedarnath Yatra disrupted

Heavy rains continued to affect most parts of Uttarakhand damaging the trek to Kedarnath, officials said on Saturday.

CM asks ministers to fan out in flood-hit areas in Assam

 Assam Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal on Thursday directed his cabinet colleagues to visit flood- hit districts to review the prevailing situation and supervise relief and rescue operations, an official release said here.

Jammu-Srinagar National Highway opened for traffic

Jammu-Srinagar National Highway opened for traffic

The Jammu-Srinagar National Highway, which was closed due to landslides triggered by heavy rainfall, was thrown open for traffic this morning.

Landslides close Jammu-Srinagar highway; Amarnath Yatra suspended

Landslides close Jammu-Srinagar highway; Amarnath Yatra suspended

The strategic Jammu-Srinagar national highway was closed on Thursday due to landslides, resulting in the suspension of Amarnath Yatra.

28 killed, scores injured in floods, landslides across Nepal

At least 28 persons were killed and scores of people were injured in floods and landslides triggered by incessant monsoon rain in Nepal on Tuesday, said the country`s Ministry of Home Affairs.

Flood alert: Situation remains grim in Assam, Arunachal, railways affected in Bihar

Flood alert: Situation remains grim in Assam, Arunachal, railways affected in Bihar

Chief Minister Sarbanand Sonowal reviewed the situation yesterday as over six lakh people are reeling under the fury of flood in Assam.

China raises storm alert level to yellow

China raises storm alert level to yellow

 China's meteorological authority on Tuesday raised its storm alert to yellow for heavy rain across the country in the coming two days.

Heavy rains cause road blocks, landslides in Uttarakhand

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U'khand cloudburst: Chamoli's Jakhni village turns a picture of destruction

Flashfloods wreaked havoc in Chamoli district, with houses washed away and the entire area strewn all over with huge boulders.

Hailstorms, rain, tornado kill 51 persons in eastern China, dozens injured

Hailstorms, rain, tornado kill 51 persons in eastern China, dozens injured

Extreme weather, including hailstorms, heavy rain and a tornado, killed 51 and injured dozens in China`s eastern Jiangsu province, the official Xinhua news agency reported Thursday.

Deaths in Indonesia landslides, flood rise to 56 with nine still missing

Deaths in Indonesia landslides, flood rise to 56 with nine still missing

The deaths in landslides and floods on June 19 in Indonesia`s Central Java province have risen to 56, while 22 persons were injured and nine still missing, an official said on Thursday.

Nearly 50 die in Indonesia landslides, authorities warn of more rain

Nearly 50 die in Indonesia landslides, authorities warn of more rain

Indonesian authorities raced on Monday to rescue victims of landslides and flash floods caused by torrential rain at the weekend that killed nearly 50 people and left many missing in the main island of Java. 

35 dead in Indonesian floods, landslides

Flash floods and landslides in central Indonesia have killed at least 35 people and destroyed dozens of homes, an official said Sunday, as searchers scoured devastated villages for survivors.

24 dead, 26 missing in Indonesian floods, landslides: Official

24 dead, 26 missing in Indonesian floods, landslides: Official

Torrential rain since Saturday has triggered serious flooding across Central Java, with thousands of homes inundated.

13 killed, 13 missing in heavy rains in China

At least 13 people were killed and 13 remained missing after heavy rains caused flash floods, mud-slides and landslides in south China's Hunan, Guizhou, Guangdong provinces and Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region.

24 killed as Cyclone Roanu hits Bangladesh, over 5 lakh evacuated

24 killed as Cyclone Roanu hits Bangladesh, over 5 lakh evacuated

Most places witnessed rain and thunder showers accompanied by temporary gusty and squally wind.

25 killed in Rwanda landslides

Six of the victims were members of the same family.

At least 20 killed, mostly children, by Rwanda landslides

At least 20 people, many of them children, were killed overnight by devastating landslides in northern Rwanda triggered by torrential rainstorms, the disaster management ministry said on Sunday.