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    At least six people killed in heavy rain in Sri Lanka

    Xinhua . Colombo | Updated at 12:18pm on December 04, 2019

    Over 15,000 people have been affected by heavy rains in Sri Lanka while six deaths have been reported, the Disaster Management Centre said on Wednesday...

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    HK democrats score landslide victory in local polls

    Reuters . Hong Kong | Updated at 04:05pm on November 25, 2019

    Hong Kong's democrats scored a landslide majority in district council elections, which saw a record turnout after six months of anti-government protests, increasing pressure on...

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    10 killed as storms ravage eastern Japan

    Reuters .  Tokyo | Updated at 12:57pm on October 26, 2019

    The death toll from torrential rains that caused flooding and mudslides in Japan climbed to 10 on Saturday, with three others missing, public broadcaster NHK...

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    Two dead as Typhoon Hagibis slams into Japan

    Agence France-Presse . Tokyo | Updated at 12:00am on October 13, 2019

    Powerful Typhoon Hagibis slammed into Japan on Saturday, killing at least two people and prompting authorities to issue their highest level of disaster warning over...

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    Indonesia quake kills 20

    Agence France-Presse . Ambon City, Indonesia | Updated at 12:22am on September 27, 2019

    At least 20 people were killed and dozens injured Thursday in a strong earthquake that rocked Indonesia’s remote Maluku islands, triggering landslides that buried at...

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    30 killed in landslide at Chad gold mine

    Reuters . N’djamena | Updated at 04:30pm on September 26, 2019

    A landslide at a gold mine in northwestern Chad has killed about 30 people, the defence minister said on Thursday. Defence minister Mahamat Sala told...

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    Heavy rains may cause landslides in Chattogram

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:00am on September 13, 2019

    The Met Office on Thursday warned that because of heavy rains predicted till Friday afternoon landslides might occur at places in Chattogram division. Besides, the...

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    Downpour kills 4 minors in Cox’s Bazar

    Our Correspondent . Cox’s Bazar | Updated at 11:43am on September 10, 2019

    At least four children, including a Rohingya one, were killed as heavy rainfall triggered landslides and washed away roads and lowlands at Maheskhali and Teknaf...

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    Myanmar landslide kills 34

    Agence France-Presse . Mawlamyine, Myanmar | Updated at 01:38pm on August 10, 2019

    The death toll from a landslide triggered by monsoon rains in eastern Myanmar rose to at least 34, an official said Saturday, as emergency workers...

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    Floods kill 22 in Kerala

    Reuters . Bengaluru | Updated at 12:59am on August 10, 2019

    At least 22 people have died in the southern Indian state of Kerala after torrential monsoon rains caused landslides and flooding that cut off some...