Kenya landslides kill a dozen people

2019-11-23 14:27

At least 12 people were killed in Kenya when their homes were swept away in a landslide during ferocious rainstorms, local government officials said Saturday.

Rescuers pull out 46 bodies after landslide hits India

2017-08-14 07:02

Soldiers and volunteers are resuming rescue operations after pulling 46 bodies from the mud left by a landslide that trapped two buses in northern India.

Rain-triggered mudslides in Sri Lanka kill at least 10 people

2017-05-26 09:54

Officials and media reports say at least 10 people have died in mudslides and floods triggered by heavy rains in Sri Lanka

24 dead in Kyrgyz landslide

2017-04-29 18:07

A landslide has swept over part of a village in Kyrgyzstan killing 24 people, including nine children.

12 dead in landslides on Indonesia's Bali

2017-02-10 09:58

Twelve Indonesians, including three children, have been killed on the holiday island of Bali after landslides triggered by heavy rains engulfed several villages, an official said Friday.

16 now confirmed dead in China landslides following typhoon

2016-10-05 13:24

The death toll from two landslides last week in southeastern China following a major typhoon has risen to 16, with searchers finding the bodies of more people reported missing.

Sri Lanka gives up hope for 100 lost in landslide

2016-06-02 19:02

Sri Lanka has given up searching for some 100 people believed to have been buried under the earth in a massive landslide last month.

200 families feared buried by mudslides in Sri Lanka

2016-05-18 10:58

The Sri Lankan Red Cross says torrential rains have sent landslides cascading over three villages in Sri Lanka, and at least 200 families are feared buried under the mud.

Downpours trigger fatal Uganda landslides

2016-05-10 23:15

About 15 people were killed and dozens injured in landslides triggered by torrential downpours in hilly western Uganda.

Seven children among 13 killed in Pakistan landslide

2015-10-13 09:51

Thirteen people including seven children were crushed to death in Karachi when a rare landslide struck their thatch huts as they slept.


5 dead, 15 missing in southern Chile landslide

2017-12-17 11:49

Officials in Chile have said heavy rains fuelled a landslide that swept over a village in the country's south, killing at least five people and leaving another 15 missing.

Over 100 people feared buried by southwest China landslide

2017-06-24 12:42

County government in southwestern China says around 100 people from 40 homes feared buried in landslide

Landslide strands about 13 000 Indian pilgrims

2017-05-19 22:12

An official says a landslide has stranded about 13 000 Indian pilgrims near a revered Hindu temple site in northern India, but caused no casualties

Fewer missing but more dead as rivers recede in Colombia

2017-04-04 10:05

Search and rescue teams were making the rounds in this Colombia city, digging and probing into dense piles of mud and debris whenever anyone reported hearing a potential sound of a survivor.

12 people likely dead after central China landslide

2017-01-22 08:21

Authorities in central China say 12 people are likely dead inside a hotel overrun by a landslide.

Torrential rains kill at least 19 on Indonesia's Java island

2016-09-21 10:00

Torrential rains have triggered floods and landslides on the Indonesian island of Java, killing at least 19 villagers

Many families missing after Sri Lanka landslides

2016-05-18 21:53

Massive landslides triggered by torrential rains have buried homes in three villages in central Sri Lanka.

Indonesia landslide toll could rise:

2016-05-16 19:04

At least fifteen students holidaying at a popular tourist spot in western Indonesia have been killed in a landslide, with fears the death toll could rise.

91 missing after landslide, gas explosion in China

2015-12-21 08:12

A landslide that swept through an industrial park in southern China has buried more than 30 buildings in a sea of mud, leaving 91 people missing and triggering a gas explosion.

Four dead, nine missing following Indonesian landslide

2015-05-06 13:21

Four people were killed and nine others remain missing after a landslide buried homes on Indonesia's main island of Java.

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