World News | Agence France-Presse | Sunday May 10, 2015
A tornado killed one person in a rural part of north Texas on Saturday and destroyed at least two houses, a local emergency official said, just days after a series of twisters tore through several Great Plains states.
Press Trust of India | Friday May 1, 2015
More than 5,000 people are now known to have died in a massive earthquake which hit Nepal on April 25 and the death toll could rise to 10000 with many more still stuck under debris. At least 70 people have been killed in India due to the earthquake and hundreds injured in various parts of the country, which destroyed or damaged several houses and b...
World News | Indo-Asian News Service | Tuesday March 3, 2015
More than 10,000 families were displaced after a fire that raged for 12 hours and destroyed over 5,000 houses in Metro Manila, capital of the Philippines, authorities said today.
World News | Associated Press | Tuesday November 18, 2014
Police say an 18-year-old Maine man has been arrested after allegedly breaking into two homes while naked, at about the same time his own home was destroyed in a fire.
World News | Associated Press | Saturday September 20, 2014
A series of earthquakes destroyed 17 houses and damaged 66 others on Saturday in a southern Philippine town, slightly injuring three people, officials said.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Saturday August 23, 2014
The death toll from devastating landslides in western Japan rose to 46 on Saturday, as rescuers worked around the clock to comb through destroyed houses searching for survivors.
South | Press Trust of India | Wednesday August 6, 2014
At least 80 people lost their life and 156 houses were completely destroyed in rain related incidents since the South West monsoon became active in the state, Chief Minister Oommen Chandy said here today.
World News | Associated Press | Tuesday June 17, 2014
A smoky mountain wildfire destroyed three houses and forced hundreds of people to leave their homes despite progress Monday clearing fire lines, officials said.
World News | Associated Press | Monday May 5, 2014
Firefighters facing another hot and windy forecast worked on Monday to battle a large wildfire in Oklahoma that destroyed at least six homes and left one person dead after a controlled burn spread out of control.
Who Said What | NDTV.com | Friday February 14, 2014
Chaos reigned in both houses of the Parliament as MPs tore papers, threw mics and destroyed a computer. One MP even produced a knife and one sprayed pepper spray on other members of the House. Some MPs affected by the pepper spray were rushed to a hospital. The Telangana Bill was tabled in the Lok Sabha despite protests.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Thursday February 6, 2014
An 8-year-old girl identified as Julia Vashum was killed while 31 houses were reduced to ashes in a fire at the interior Litan hill village in Manipur's Ukhrul district, official sources said today.
South | Press Trust of India | Thursday November 28, 2013
As many as 40 houses were destroyed in a fire that broke out in Narava village in Ranasthalam mandal in the district last night.
World News | Associated Press | Thursday October 17, 2013
Hundreds of homes are feared to have been destroyed by intense wildfires that tore across southeastern Australia in ferocious wind conditions today, darkening Sydney's skies with smoke and ash, firefighters said.
India News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday August 7, 2013
Nearly 30 houses were destroyed in a landslide in Himachal Pradesh while heavy rains in Uttar Pradesh claimed three more lives today.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Thursday April 4, 2013
A total 300 houses were gutted at Kathamata panchayat in Bihar's Kishanganj district on Thursday.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Monday February 11, 2013
A strong earthquake that shook Colombia over the weekend destroyed 100 houses and damaged nearly 2,000 others, said authorities on Monday. Only 15 people were injured, none seriously, they said.
World News | Associated Press | Monday February 4, 2013
A fire broke out in Dhaka, the capital of Bangladesh, on Sunday which destroyed almost a hundred homes.
India News | NDTV Correspondent | Friday July 6, 2012
An encounter between security forces and militants in Rajwar area of north Kashmir resulted in the death of one militant. Four security personnel were injured. At least eight structures including three houses of villagers were destroyed in the gun battle.
World News | Associated Press | Monday June 11, 2012
As many as 100 people are feared dead in an earthquake and landslide that buried more than 20 houses in northern Afghanistan on Monday, officials said. The UN confirmed one other death and said houses were destroyed across five districts.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Sunday April 29, 2012
One girl was charred to death and 150 houses were destroyed when a major fire broke out today in Sharawantol Diara in Bachhwara police station area in Bihar's Begusarai district.
Andhra Pradesh News | Press Trust of India | Monday February 27, 2012
Nearly 180 thatched houses were reduced to ashes in a major fire today at Pallam village in East Godavari district of Andhra Pradesh, leaving more than 1,000 people homeless, police said. However, no casualties have been reported in the mishap as of now.
World News | Associated Press | Monday February 6, 2012
A strong earthquake in the central Philippines killed at least five people on Monday as it destroyed buildings and triggered landslides that buried dozens of houses, trapping residents. At least 29 people were missing.
India News | Maya Sharma | Sunday October 4, 2009
This village was one of the many where houses were totally destroyed, many washed away.
India News | NDTV Correspondent | Saturday October 3, 2009
With no rain on Saturday, the flood waters in Northern Karnataka are receding.