Cities | Written by Snigdha | Thursday January 29, 2015
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.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Saturday December 27, 2014
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.
World News | Associated Press | Tuesday December 23, 2014
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.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Tuesday December 16, 2014
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.
World News | Associated Press | Sunday December 14, 2014
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.
World News | Associated Press | Saturday December 13, 2014
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.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Saturday November 1, 2014
Sri Lanka on Saturday reduced to 38 the number of dead and missing from a mudslide at a tea plantation after giving an initial toll of over 300.
World News | Reuters | Friday October 31, 2014
Heavy rains hampered search operations on Friday at the site of a landslide in Sri Lanka where more than 100 people were buried under tons of mud and rubble two days ago.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Friday October 31, 2014
Sniffer dogs were brought in Friday to join the search for bodies at a tea plantation in Sri Lanka, two days after a major mudslide buried alive scores of people.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Thursday October 30, 2014
Heavy rains disrupted a massive search on Thursday for scores of people feared buried in a landslide on a Sri Lankan tea estate, further dimming prospects of finding anyone alive.
World News | Associated Press | Thursday October 30, 2014
There was no hope of finding survivors after a mudslide tore through a tea plantation, a Sri Lankan disaster official said on Thursday, amid widely conflicting reports about how many people had been buried alive under the mud.
World News | Associated Press | Wednesday October 29, 2014
A mudslide triggered by monsoon rains buried scores of workers' houses at a tea estate in central Sri Lanka on Wednesday, killing at least three people and causing fears that 150 others are missing, officials said.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Monday July 21, 2014
Fourteen people were killed and 11 others are still missing after mudslides swept through two villages in southwest China on Monday following days of heavy rain, state news agency Xinhua reported.
World News | Indo-Asian News Service | Wednesday July 9, 2014
17 Missing in China Mudslide
World News | Associated Press | Tuesday April 29, 2014
Authorities are ending the active search for bodies more than five weeks after the Washington state mudslide.
World News | Reuters | Monday April 21, 2014
The official death toll from a mudslide that devastated a neighborhood in the Cascade foothills of Washington state last month rose to 41 on Monday, after search teams pulled two more bodies from the mud and rubble, county officials said.
World News | Reuters | Thursday April 10, 2014
The death toll in a mudslide that buried much of a rural Washington state community last month rose to 36 on Wednesday after medical examiners extricated one more body from the rubble.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Tuesday April 8, 2014
The official death toll from a huge US landslide rose to 34 on Tuesday as the White House announced that President Barack Obama will visit the scene later this month.
World News | Associated Press | Tuesday April 8, 2014
The death toll from the landslide that hit a US town last month rose to 33 on Monday, authorities said.
World News | Associated Press | Wednesday April 2, 2014
The official death toll from Washington state's mudslide has increased to 28, and the Snohomish County medical examiner's office says 22 of those victims have been identified.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Sunday March 30, 2014
The number of people listed as missing from a monster US landslide has dropped from 90 to 30, while the confirmed death toll rose by one to 18, an official said on Saturday.
World News | Reuters | Saturday March 29, 2014
The death toll from a mudslide that has left 90 people missing in Washington state appeared poised to climb much higher nearly a week after the disaster, as anguished relatives turned to the Internet and word of mouth for scarce scraps of new information.
World News | Associated Press | Tuesday March 25, 2014
The scale of a massive mudslide's devastation in a rural village north of Seattle is becoming apparent days after a wall of heavy mud heaved houses off their foundations, toppled trees and left a gaping cavity on what had been a tree-covered hillside.
World News | Reuters | Tuesday March 25, 2014
The death toll from a devastating weekend mudslide in Washington state climbed to 14 people on Monday as six more bodies were found, while the number reported missing continued to swell two days after the tragedy, authorities said.