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'Mudslide' - 53 News Result(s)

  • Brazil President Visits Areas Hit By Floods And Mudslides

    Brazil President Visits Areas Hit By Floods And Mudslides

    Brazilian president Dilma Rousseff is flying over areas that have been punished for the past two days by downpours that caused heavy flooding and mudslides that killed at last 20 people in the state of Sao Paulo.

  • Questions Mount Over Failure To Prevent China Mudslide

    Questions Mount Over Failure To Prevent China Mudslide

    Officials highlighted their handling of the search for 76 missing people at a collapsed mountain of construction waste as questions mounted today about why leaders in southern China's most prominent manufacturing city didn't act months earlier to prevent the disaster.

  • Brazil Halts Operations at Mine After Deadly Mudslide: Officials

    Brazil Halts Operations at Mine After Deadly Mudslide: Officials

    Brazilian authorities have halted all operations at an iron ore mine where the collapse of a waste reservoir triggered a mudslide that killed at least four people, the state government said Monday.

  • Desperate Search for Brazil Mudslide Survivors

    Desperate Search for Brazil Mudslide Survivors

    Rescuers for a third day Saturday searched the site where an avalanche of mud and mining sludge buried a village in southeastern Brazil, with at least one person dead and 28 missing.

  • Guatemala Mudslide Toll Rises to 264 Dead

    Guatemala Mudslide Toll Rises to 264 Dead

    The mounting toll from a mudslide that buried a Guatemalan community on October 1 has risen to 264 confirmed dead, authorities said Friday, with several hundred more unaccounted for.

  • Guatemala Mudslide Death Toll Climbs to 237: Official

    Guatemala Mudslide Death Toll Climbs to 237: Official

    Rescuers have recovered 237 bodies from the remains of a village near the Guatemalan capital that was buried under a landslide one week ago, an official said Thursday.

  • Guatemala Mudslide Leaves 56 Dead, Hundreds Still Missing

    Guatemala Mudslide Leaves 56 Dead, Hundreds Still Missing

    At least 56 people were killed in massive mudslides that buried scores of homes on the outskirts of Guatemala's capital city, officials said Saturday, amid fears the toll could climb sharply.

  • At Least 7 Dead, 200 Missing After Mudslide in Guatemala

    At Least 7 Dead, 200 Missing After Mudslide in Guatemala

    At least seven people died and about 200 are missing after a massive mudslide in Guatemala buried homes in a town on the edge of the capital, authorities said on Friday.

  • Mother, 5 Children Killed in Mexico Mudslide

    Mother, 5 Children Killed in Mexico Mudslide

    A 28-year-old mother and her five children died on Thursday when a mudslide buried their home after heavy rains in Mexico's eastern state of Veracruz, authorities said.

  • One Worker Killed, 3 Injured in Mudslide at Under-Construction Site in Delhi

    One Worker Killed, 3 Injured in Mudslide at Under-Construction Site in Delhi

    One person was killed and three others were injured in an accident at an under construction site in South Delhi's East Kidwai Nagar today. The injured have been rushed to the AIIMS Trauma Centre.

  • Sri Lanka Floods, Mudslides Kill 14

    Sri Lanka Floods, Mudslides Kill 14

    Floods and mudslides triggered by heavy rain have killed at least 14 people in Sri Lanka and driven 80,000 from their homes, police and officials said Friday, as the country marked the 10th anniversary of the tsunami.

  • Three Killed in Sri Lanka Floods and Mudslides

    Three Killed in Sri Lanka Floods and Mudslides

    Sri Lankan officials say three people have died and more than 60,000 had to be evacuated to safer locations due to floods and mudslides caused by heavy rains around the island nation.

  • Indonesian Landslide Death Toll Rises to 56

    Indonesian Landslide Death Toll Rises to 56

    Indonesian rescuers dug through mud with shovels and their bare hands for a third day Monday in the hunt for dozens of people still missing after a landslide engulfed a village, as the death toll rose to 56.

  • 18 Dead, 90 Missing in Central Indonesia Mudslide

    18 Dead, 90 Missing in Central Indonesia Mudslide

    Heavy rains in central Indonesia loosened soil and collapsed a hill, setting off a landslide that killed at least 18 villagers and left 90 others missing under piles of mud, officials said.

  • Indonesia Landslide Kills 18, Leaves 90 Missing

    A mudslide set off by torrential rains rushed down hills into a village in central Indonesia and swept away scores of homes, killing at least 18 people and leaving 90 others missing, officials said on Saturday.

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