Mudslide

Deadly quake, hurricane a one-two punch for Mexico; 66 die

Deadly quake, hurricane a one-two punch for Mexico; 66 die

The 8.1 quake off the southern Pacific coast just before midnight Thursday toppled hundreds of buildings in several states.

Sep 10, 2017, 00:27 AM IST
Local leaders say 1,000 dead from Sierra Leone mudslides

Local leaders say 1,000 dead from Sierra Leone mudslides

"It may well be over 1,000 Sierra Leoneans we are mourning now. But why should about 1,000 of our compatriots' lives end tragically like this?" Temple said.

 

Aug 28, 2017, 09:19 AM 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
Sierra Leone mudslides, floods death toll rises to 467

Sierra Leone mudslides, floods death toll rises to 467

The country must be prepared to battle cholera and malaria, Rahman said, in the wake of one of the deadliest natural disasters to hit Africa in recent years.

Aug 19, 2017, 20:30 PM IST
312 dead as mudslides, flooding sweep through Sierra Leone capital

312 dead as mudslides, flooding sweep through Sierra Leone capital

Sierra Leone was one of the west African nations hit by an outbreak of the Ebola virus in 2014 that left more than 4,000 people dead in the country, and it has struggled to revive its economy since the crisis.

Aug 14, 2017, 19:14 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
46 dead in Himachal mudslide, almost all bodies recovered

46 dead in Himachal mudslide, almost all bodies recovered

At least 46 people were killed in a massive mudslide that swallowed a 150 metre stretch of road, and buried homes, two buses and vehicles in Himachal Pradesh`s Mandi district on Sunday, officials said.

Aug 13, 2017, 22:26 PM IST
17 dead, over 25 missing in Himachal mudslide

17 dead, over 25 missing in Himachal mudslide

Seventeen bodies were recovered and five injured rescued after a day-long operation, Deputy Commissioner Sandeep Kadam told reporters at the spot.

Aug 13, 2017, 18:50 PM IST

Three kids killed in mudslide in Bihar

Three children lost their lives and three others were seriously injured after a huge mound of mud fell on them in Siwan district of Bihar on Sunday, a police official said.

May 31, 2015, 14:55 PM IST

60 bodies recovered in Nepal valley hit by quake, mudslide

Emergency workers have recovered the bodies of 60 people including nine foreigners who were killed when Nepal's earthquake triggered a mudslide that buried a village in the scenic Langtang Valley popular with tourists.

May 06, 2015, 03:39 AM IST

Changing weather pattern in India

Changing weather pattern in India.

Mar 17, 2015, 16:04 PM IST

One killed in mishap at NBCC construction site in south Delhi

One person died and three others were injured in a mudslide at a construction site in East Kidwai Nagar on Thursday.

Jan 29, 2015, 13:00 PM IST

Ghaziabad: Mudslide causes traffic jam on NH 24

A massive traffic jam nearly 6 kms long has been caused on National Highway 24  due to mudslide in Ghaziabad.

Jan 05, 2015, 13:39 PM IST

32 dead, 76 missing in central Indonesia mudslide

Rescuers pulled more bodies from the debris on Sunday after heavy rain in central Indonesia loosened soil and collapsed a hill, setting off a landslide that killed at least 32 villagers and left 76 others missing under piles of mud.

Dec 14, 2014, 19:26 PM IST
Sri Lanka intensifies rescue efforts as hope fades for mudslide survivors

Sri Lanka intensifies rescue efforts as hope fades for mudslide survivors

All hopes of finding survivors under the mud and rubble of a landslide in south-central Sri Lanka had run out by first light on Thursday, though a government minister cut the estimated death toll to more than 100 from 300 the previous night.

Oct 30, 2014, 09:52 AM IST

Five killed in Tajikistan mudslides

Mudslides have killed five people including three children in Tajikistan as torrential rains lashed the former Soviet republic, the emergency ministry said on Saturday.

Apr 26, 2014, 22:47 PM IST

Washington mudslide total rises to 34

The death toll from the landslide that hit the Washington community of Oso has risen to 34, with the addition of one more person to the number of victims.

Apr 08, 2014, 22:53 PM IST

Death toll in Washington mudslide rises to 33

The death toll from the landslide that hit the Washington town of Oso has risen to 33.

Apr 07, 2014, 21:32 PM IST

Death toll in US mudslide rises to 30

As medical examiners painstakingly piece together the identities and lives of the 30 people known killed when a mudslide wiped out a small Washington community, one mystery troubles them.

Apr 04, 2014, 00:30 AM IST

US mudslide death toll climbs to 28

The official death toll from Washington state`s mudslide has increased to 28, and the Snohomish County medical examiner`s office says 22 of those victims have been identified.

Apr 02, 2014, 09:37 AM IST