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Kali Gandaki River

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.

May 25, 2015, 13:20 PM IST

Five Bihar districts on high alert following Nepal's Kali Gandaki River overflow threat

The Government of Bihar has placed five districts on high alert following reports of a landslide in Nepal. The calamity has led to the formation of a lake in Nepal's Kali Gandaki River, according to reports.

May 25, 2015, 12:18 PM IST

India alerted of floods after artificial lake formed in Nepal

Nepal on Sunday alerted India of a possible flash floods in Bihar and Uttar Pradesh after massive landslides, likely triggered by recent devastating earthquakes, blocked Kali Gandaki River in western Nepal, creating a huge artificial lake.

May 24, 2015, 20:30 PM IST