West Bengal  /  Published 13.07.20

Rain & landslides hit north Bengal, Sikkim

Very heavy rains over the past 24 hours inundated large areas in Jalpaiguri, Cooch Behar and Alipurduar districts of north Bengal and triggered landslides in neighbouring Sikkim. Alipurduar town reco...
By Our Bureau in Gangtok, Alipurduar

World  /  Published 11.07.20

Landslides kill 23 in Nepal, several missing

Landslides triggered by heavy monsoon rain on Friday killed at least 23 people and left 30 others missing in Nepal, officials said. Seven people died when mudslides hit three different spots around t...
By , AP in Kathmandu

World  /  Published 11.07.20

Oli meet put off for a week

A crucial meeting of Nepal's ruling communist party to decide the political future of embattled Prime Minister K.P. Sharma Oli was postponed for the fourth time on Friday, citing floods in the cou...
By PTI in Kathmandu

World  /  Published 02.07.20

Myanmar: 113 killed in jade mine landslide

At least 113 people were killed Thursday in a landslide at a jade mine in northern Myanmar, the government and rescue workers said, the latest in a series of deadly accidents at the sites in recent ye...
By AP in Yangon

India  /  Published 29.06.20

Landslides cut off vital link

The border with China in the Sikkim side has been cut off from the rest of the country after links at two places on the Mangan-Chungthang highway in North Sikkim were washed away in landslides followi...
By Rajeev Ravidas in Gangtok

West Bengal  /  Published 28.06.20

Landslides in north Sikkim near border

Nonstop monsoon rain on Saturday led to fresh landslides in many places of Sikkim while swelling rivers led to flooding in some tea plantations in north Bengal.The worst hit is north Sikkim, the distr...
By TT Bureau in Siliguri

India  /  Published 05.11.18

Landslide blocks Jammu & Kashmir highway

A massive landslide brought traffic to a stop on the Jammu-Srinagar National Highway in Ramban district on Monday, with authorities mobilising men and machinery to restore the all-weather road linking...
By PTI in Banihal

West Bengal  /  Published 10.03.20

Three die as landslide hits Sikkim car

Two tourists from Bengal died and nine were injured when the SUV they were travelling in was hit by a landslide in East Sikkim on Tuesday afternoon.The injured are from Bengal, too. The driver of the ...
By Rajeev Ravidas in Gangtok

India  /  Published 25.05.19

Landslide blocks Jammu-Srinagar highway

A massive landslide hit the Jammu-Srinagar National Highway in Ramban district in the wee hours of Saturday, leading to suspension of traffic on the only road linking Kashmir with the rest of the coun...
By PTI in Jammu

India  /  Published 10.08.19

Avalanche of landslides in Kerala

Kerala has witnessed 80 rain-triggered landslides in eight districts over the past three days as the death toll crossed 50 on Saturday in floods that have displaced more than 1 lakh people.The biggest...
By K.M. Rakesh in Bangalore


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