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Kavalappara landslide: Only house standing, but resident not sure if it’s a good thing to be alive

Kerala flood: If ever there was a miracle in Kavalappara that night, it saved the lives of Thankamani and her husband. Except for the couple's home, a tiny Shiva temple and a clump of areca nut trees in the centre, the hill had wiped out everything.

Chinese landslide kills 15, 30 still missing

Eleven locals have already been taken to hospital with varying injuries after a mudslide on Tuesday buried 21 houses in a village next to the city of Liupanshui. Rescue operations have been in action ever since.


Jammu-Srinagar National Highway closed due to fresh landslides

Two doctors from the All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS), Delhi, had arrived here Sunday afternoon to examine the senior BJP leader.

Four years and many surveys later, disaster prevention work yet to begin in 20 ‘landslide-prone’ villages

Two years ago, the state administration decided to take several measures to prevent landslides and allotted Rs 3.5 crore for the same. But with the work failing to take of, local villagers have been demanding they should be shifted to a new location.

'Seven dead as landslide hits two vehicles in JK's Kishtwar'

A minibus and a car plying on the road were hit with massive boulders and debris, which came tumbling down a hillock at Kulligad at 10.45 am, Senior Superintendent of Police Rajinder Kumar Gupta told PTI. 

Landslides disrupt rail and road traffic between Chandigarh and Shimla

The Solan district administration said 102 roads have been damaged in the district due to landslides triggered by heavy rain. In Solan district alone, eight persons, including a boy studying in the seventh standard in Parwanoo, died.


Landslide, massive flood kills eight people in Nepal

In 2015, Hanumante River displaced 850 people from their temporary shelters at the Maheshwori playground. These victims had become homeless in the earthquake earlier that year.

Tamil Nadu: Major landslide on Coimbatore-Siruvani dam road; no casualties

The soil had loosened due to heavy rains in Western ghats area over the past few days and suddenly came down at the 14th bend area, bringing down trees and boulders, forest department officials said

Waste landslide at Myanmar jade mining site kills 14

An official in Kachin state's Hpakant township says the accident also left six people injured and an unknown number believed missing. A search is continuing.

Mudslide in southern Chile kills five, at least 15 missing

President Michelle Bachelet declared the area a disaster zone. "I have ordered rescue workers to put all the necessary resources toward protecting the people of Villa Santa Lucia."

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Himachal tragedy: Landslide kills at least 17 people in Mandi

Himachal Pradesh landslide: The state government has announced an ex gratia of Rs 5 lakh to the next of kin of the deceased.

China landslide: After more than 60 hrs, 2 people rescued alive from Shenzhen landslide

In the China landslide, more than 70 people are still missing when a mountain of construction waste material and mud collapsed and flowed into an industrial park in Shenzhen.


China's Shenzhen swallowed by massive landslide

The landslide collapsed and buried buildings at and around an industrial park in the southern Chinese city of Shenzhen on Sunday authorities reported.

Landslide on Mumbai-Pune Expressway kills two, five injured

The landslide stuck near the Adoshi tunnel around 12 noon, stopping traffic on both Pune and Mumbai side of the Expressway.

Landslides and cloudburst in Uttarakhand

At least 25 feared dead in separate incidents of landslides and cloudburst in Uttarakhand.

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Dramatic Video Of A Massive Landslide Near Mandi

The Kiratpur-Manali National Highway was blocked due to a massive landslide near Hanogi in Mandi district of Himachal, about 180 Km from here. The cause of landslide could not be ascertained as there were neither rains nor any hill cutting activity on the road and a technical team is visiting the spot to know the […]