World News | Agence France-Presse | Tuesday November 10, 2015
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.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Sunday November 8, 2015
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.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Sunday October 11, 2015
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.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Friday October 9, 2015
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.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Sunday October 4, 2015
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.
World News | Reuters | Saturday October 3, 2015
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.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Friday September 18, 2015
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.
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.