Posts Tagged ‘Landslide’

China landslide claims 19 lives

Written by administrateur on October 5, 2012. Posted in Natural disasters

The bodies of all 18 school children buried under a landslide in China have been recovered, as authorities defended returning them to class following recent deadly earthquakes.

Floods, landslides displace 1 million in India; 33 dead

Written by administrateur on September 24, 2012. Posted in Natural disasters

At least 21 people were killed in landslides and another eight were missing in the mountainous state of Sikkim, said state government spokesman A.S. Tobgay.

25 dead, 150 missing in Philippine landslide

Written by administrateur on January 7, 2012. Posted in Natural disasters

A landslide tore through a tiny gold-mining village in the southern Philippines on Thursday, killing 25 people and burying dozens more, months after the government warned residents the mountain was certain to crumble.