• Tag results for landslides

Death toll from Philippine storm, landslides climbs to 126

While the Bicol region is often hit by deadly typhoons, many failed to take precautions because the storm was not strong enough to be rated as a typhoon under the government's storm alert system.

published on : 6th January 2019

Centre approves Rs 546 crore for Karnataka floods

The fund has been approved following a report of an inter-ministerial team that visited areas hit by the floods and landslides in Karnataka including Kodagu district.

published on : 19th November 2018

Jammu-Srinagar highway opens for one-way traffic; over 700 rescued from Jawahar tunnel area

In a major overnight rescue operation, over 700 stranded passengers were evacuated from both sides of the Jawahar tunnel.

published on : 4th November 2018

Skeletal remains of Kedarnath tragedy victims surface again after five years

Majority of the skeletal remains were found close to the Rambara and Trijuginarayan trek routes to the temple.

published on : 15th October 2018

Hope fades in Philippines for dozens trapped in landslides

Mangkhut has killed 65 people since it tore through the Philippines. The storm killed another four people in China, where Mangkhut weakened to a tropical storm as it churned inland Monday.

published on : 17th September 2018

Kerala floods one month after: Munnar’s wobbly road to recovery 

Driving through the winding ghat road from Neriamangalam to Munnar, tonnes of earth and trees sent tumbling down by a series of landslips welcome the odd visitor to the hill station. 

published on : 15th September 2018

Two killed, three missing in Arunachal flood and landslides

Chief Minister Pema Khandu condoled the deaths and directed the district administration and the disaster management department to continuously monitor the situation.

published on : 14th September 2018

Rampant constructions in Munnar can lead to catastrophe, say US experts

The spell of torrential rain, raging floods and devastation unleashed by the landslides have indeed come as a warning for Kerala.

published on : 11th September 2018

No landslide in pristine Munnar wildlife division

According to the estimate of the Idukki district administration, Idukki witnessed around 325-350 landslides during this monsoon, and Munnar was one of the worst affected regions.

published on : 3rd September 2018

I saw a hill coming down: Kerala landslide survivor recounts horror

Ali had moved to Karinchola about 19 years ago and had never seen such big landslides.

published on : 15th June 2018

Kerala battles to rise above floods and landslides; Red alert issued in six districts as death toll touches seven

The State Disaster Management Authority has issued red alert in six districts in the wake of heavy rain triggering land slips in many areas.

published on : 15th June 2018

Heavy rains wreak havoc in North Kerala: Six including three kids killed, over ten missing in landslide, floods

District Collector U V Jose has convened an emergency meeting of the Disaster Management Team and Revenue officials at Collectorate on Thursday morning.

published on : 14th June 2018