16 Aug 2014
Dehradun: Seven persons including a woman were killed here when three houses were buried in a landslide following heavy showers in the wee hours of the day, taking the toll to 24 in rain-related incidents in two days in Uttarakhand.
12 Aug 2014
Dehradun: Five persons including two children were killed today in rain-related incidents in Uttarakhand which received light to medium rainfall in its various parts, resulting in landslides that also obstructed national highways in the hill state.
29 Aug 2014
Kathmandu: India and the United States have pledged financial support to the people affected by the recent flood and landslides in Nepal that claimed at least 250 lives.
28 Aug 2014
Dehradun: A milk development council will be set up in Uttarakhand to promote milk production in the state by creating better coordination among milk unions and linking the trade with self-employment.
22 Aug 2014
Tokyo: The death toll from catastrophic landslides in western Japan could more than double, police said on Friday, as the number of missing people rose to 52 in addition to the 39 confirmed dead.
23 Aug 2014
Tokyo: The death toll from devastating landslides in western Japan rose to 46 on Saturday, as rescuers worked around the clock to comb through destroyed houses searching for survivors.
20 Aug 2014
TOKYO: At least eighteen people were killed in Japan on Wednesday when landslides touched off by torrential rain slammed into the outskirts of the city of Hiroshima, including several children, police and media said.
18 Aug 2014
Uttarkashi: Heavy rainfall in Uttarakhand has resulted in landslide on Yamnotri road. The Uttarkashi district in the state witnessed heavy damage and cutting of several villages from the state.
26 Aug 2014
New Delhi: With the resignation of Maharashtra Governor K Sankaranarayanan after being transferred to Mizoram, the list of such Governors stepping down, demitting office or being sacked after the new National Democratic Alliance (NDA) government led by Narendra Modi took charge at the Centre has just got yet another addition.
20 Aug 2014
Hiroshima: At least 36 people, including several children, were killed in Japan on Wednesday when landslides triggered by torrential rain slammed into the outskirts of the western city of Hiroshima, and the toll could go up further, police said.