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Sinkhole near Australia beach 'stable'

 A massive sinkhole that consumed a stretch of a beach-front in Australia's Queensland state is now "relatively stable", authorities said on Monday.

Sep 28, 2015, 17:29 PM IST

Sinkhole could swallow Australian peninsular Inskip Point

 The Inskip Point in Queensland peninsula, where an enormous sinkhole has opened up, could eventually disappear, a geotechnical engineer said on Monday.

Sep 28, 2015, 14:20 PM IST

Sinkhole near Australia beach swallows vehicles

 A massive sinkhole discovered near a beach in Australia`s Queensland state has swallowed vehicles overnight, the media reported on Sunday.

Sep 27, 2015, 14:12 PM IST

Sidewalk sinkhole swallows South Korean couple

 Concerns about public safety standards in South Korea have been fuelled by shocking CCTV images of a young couple being swallowed up by a sinkhole that opened at their feet on the sidewalk in Seoul.

Feb 25, 2015, 17:42 PM IST

Crews begin demolition of US home over sinkhole

Crews with heavy equipment on Sunday began the demolition of a Florida home over a huge sinkhole where a man is presumed dead after being swallowed by the earth.

Mar 04, 2013, 00:47 AM IST

US rescuers end effort to find body in sinkhole

The effort to find the body of a man who was swallowed by a sinkhole under his Florida home was called off and crews planned to begin demolishing the four-bedroom house.

Mar 03, 2013, 08:59 AM IST

Florida man swallowed by sudden sinkhole, presumed dead

Jeffrey Bush, who was swallowed by a sinkhole in his bedroom, is reportedly presumed dead after rescue crews failed to make any contact with him.

Mar 02, 2013, 10:29 AM IST

Florida man swallowed by large, sudden sinkhole

A Florida man screamed for help and disappeared as a large sinkhole opened under the bedroom of a house, his brother said on Friday.

Mar 01, 2013, 23:24 PM IST