Wednesday, 28th September 2022
Breaking News:


7 Sep
At least 15 people, mainly women and children, died in a landslide in a western Ugandan town Wednesday after the area was battered by heavy rains, the Red Cross said.
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.


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22 mins ago
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23 mins ago
It is now ten years since Nigeria lost Dr. Lateef Oladimeji Adegbite, former University of Lagos Law teacher who rose to become Attorney-General of the old Western State, Secretary-General of the Nigerian Supreme Council for Islamic Affairs...
25 mins ago
Ahead of the 2023 general elections, a survey has conducted by the We2Geda Foundation sampling registered voters to deepen conversation around the polls, candidate preferences and key socioeconomic dynamics.
28 mins ago
An Oyo State High Court sitting in Ibadan has convicted and sentenced 66 Internet fraudsters to various jail terms, ranging from two weeks, four months and six months of community service to ten months imprisonment.