06 Aug 2013
Idukki/Kochi: Nine persons died and several others were reported to be missing as a string of landslides triggered by heavy downpour battered Idukki and adjoining districts of Kerala on Monday. The Cochin International Airport has been temporarily closed and two flights were diverted as the runway got water-logged.
06 Aug 2013
Idukki (Kerala): Rescuers have started looking for possible survivors on Tuesday in rain-ravaged Idukki district of Kerala, where a string of landslides claimed 14 lives, even as Cochin International Airport was yet to resume operations. Cochin airport was closed on Monday after flood waters made its way into the runway.
09 Aug 2012
Revenue minister Adoor Prakash on Thursady said the special cabinet meeting on Friday would decide on the issue of financial aid to be given to those affected by flash floods and landslides in Kozhikode and Kannur district in Malabar region.
02 Jul 2016
New Delhi: At least twelve people were killed in torrential rains and landslides in Uttarakhand, while two persons were swept away by rain-fed muddy waters in Arunachal Pradesh even as Rajasthan reeled under heat wave conditions with Sri Ganganagar simmering at 45 degrees Celsius.
22 May 2016
Imphal: Torrential rains in the past few days triggered landslides, swelling of rivers and inundated low lying areas in Manipur's hill districts.
19 May 2016
Aranayaka, Sri Lanka: Hopes faded today for the survival of about 150 people trapped under the mud and rubble of two landslides in Sri Lanka, as heavy rain hampered rescue operations and the death toll from the disaster rose to 41.
12 Feb 2016
Jammu: The 300-km long Jammu-Srinagar National Highway, the only road link that connects Kashmir with the rest of country, remained closed for the second consecutive day today due to landslides triggered by snowfall.
03 Jun 2016
Thiruvananthapuram: CPI-M candidate P Sreeramakrishnan today was elected the speaker of the 14th Kerala assembly, an entirely expected outcome except that he got not only a BJP vote but also a vote of the main opposition UDF.
18 May 2016
Colombo: More than 150 people are feared dead after they were buried under two landslides triggered by more than three days of heavy rain in central Sri Lanka, disaster officials said on Wednesday as rescuers raced to find survivors and recover the dead.
09 Jul 2016
Thiruvananthapuram: At least 15 youths from Kerala's Kasaragod and Palakkad districts who had travelled to the Middle East have gone missing for the last one month and their families suspect they may have joined the Islamic State.