Tuesday, 16th August 2022
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15 Jul
Three children were killed Thursday by a landslide that buried a rural school in the coffee-growing municipality of Andes in northwestern Colombia, authorities said.
5 Apr
Australian police on Tuesday recovered the bodies of a British man and his nine-year-old son, killed when a rockslide hit their family while walking in the Blue Mountains west of Sydney.
16 Mar
A landslide on Tuesday in the northern Peruvian town of Retamas has buried dozens of homes and trapped at least 15 people, according to authorities.
4 Jan
A landslide at a construction site in southwest China's Guizhou province has killed at least 14 people, state media reported Tuesday.
11 Nov 2021
Three people died Thursday when a residential block collapsed in a landslide in Algiers, emergency services said, bringing to six the death toll this week in heavy rains in the Algerian capital.
1 Oct 2021
Seven people were killed in a landslide triggered by torrential storms on the Indonesian island of Sumatra, authorities said, as they warned continuing rainfall could cause further ground movement on Friday.
15 Aug 2021
Japan braced for further downpours on Sunday as rescuers sifted through flood and landslide damage after record rain that left at least six dead.
13 Aug 2021
At least 2,000 people were evacuated on Friday after a massive landslide in India's ecologically fragile Himalayan north blocked a major river, officials said.
11 Aug 2021
Rescue workers were removing tonnes of rocks and mud Wednesday after a landslide buried a bus with around 20 people on board in India's Himalayan north, with three deaths confirmed so far.
23 Jul 2021
Thirty-six people have been killed in landslides caused by monsoon rains in India, authorities said Friday.
8 Jul 2021
The death toll in a landslide that hit the Japanese resort town of Atami rose to nine on Thursday, local officials said, as hundreds of rescuers continued the search for missing residents.
5 Jul 2021
Authorities in a landslide-hit Japanese holiday town are holding out hope of locating at least 64 residents after rescue teams spent Monday trawling through the muddy debris looking for survivors.


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The Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) has trained a specialised female squad for school protection.
1 hour ago
Some 300 firefighters spent a difficult night battling a huge wildfire in southeastern Spain that has burnt through nearly 10,000 hectares in an area notoriously difficult to access, officials said Tuesday.
1 hour ago
Kenya's defeated presidential candidate Raila Odinga vowed Tuesday to pursue "all constitutional and legal options" after rejecting the outcome of elections that awarded victory to his rival William Ruto.
1 hour ago
Tunisia said Tuesday it had foiled several attempts by almost 100 migrants to reach Europe via the Mediterranean Sea since the previous day.
1 hour ago
The Federal Government on Tuesday said that the success of the population and housing census in 2023 was a collective responsibility of all Nigerians.