A landslide at a rubbish dump near the Sri Lankan capital Colombo has killed at least 16 people and injured over a dozen, according to health and military…
As the death toll rises, rescue workers are rushing to bury identified bodies in the town of Macoa as soon as possible, to stop the spread of infection.
Funerals are taking place for some of the 273 victims of Saturday's disaster in the southern town.
At least 200 people are now confirmed to have been killed in Colombia’s landslide disaster.
The death toll has risen above 250 following a giant landslide that sent mud and debris crashing onto homes in southwest Colombia.
At least 46 people have been killed in Ethiopia after a giant landslide at a rubbish dump near Addis Ababa.
A pick-up truck in Cheltenham Township, Pennsylvania (US), was partially swallowed when a large sinkhole opened up. No-one was injured in the incident.
Drone footage released on Sunday (November 27) shows the extent of the devastation caused by severe flooding and landslides in parts of Italy’s Liguria region.
Mudslides in eastern Mexico have killed at least 38 people over the weekend.
Rescue teams were sent to the area of Aranayaka, 100 km northeast of the capital Colombo, where over 100 people are missing after two landslides, caused by torrential…
200 families feared buried in landslides 230,000 people forced from homes Rescue efforts hampered by powercuts At least 200 families are feared buried beneath massive landslides in central Sri…
At least 150 people are feared dead following two massive landslides in central Sri Lanka, officials say.
Rescuers in China are searching for 34 people missing after a landslide hit the construction site for a new hydroelectric power station, according to
In China, an official responsible for regulating a waste dump has committed suicide. Last week, the dump overflowed triggering a deadly landslide in
Rescuers continue to search the site of a massive landslide in China’s manufacturing centre of Shenzhen on Tuesday. Dozens are still missing after a
A man has been found alive 67 hours after a waste heap collapsed on an industrial estate in the Chinese city of Shenzhen. More than 70 others are
More than 20 industrial buildings collapsed and were left buried in mud after a landslide hit the southern Chinese city of Shenzhen on Sunday morning
A landslide at a jade mine in northern Myanmar has killed at least 90 people. It is reported those who died were climbing on waste material
Hopes fade of finding any remaining survivors under the rubble of a collapsed hillside on the outskirts of Guatemala City. At least 73 people have
The collapse of a hillside onto a town at the edge of Guatemala City has killed dozens of people. Officials say at least 600 people are believed
Five homes were evacuated and 20 people housed in temporary accommodation in St Albans near London, UK, after a huge skinhole appeared overnight.
A huge sinkhole has appeared overnight in a British residential area. Aerial footage shows extent of St Albans sinkhole http://t.co/sdHFu4T3Zy
Aid workers have been searching through the rubble for survivors after Thursday’s landslides struck the northeastern Nepalese region of Taplejung
The funeral has been held in Colombia of 33 of the 84 victims of the Salgar landslide. Many other people remain unaccounted for. Monday’s flash flood
An avalanche of mud and debris roared over an alpine town in western Colombia, killing at least 78 people in a flash flood and mudslide triggered by
Rescuers in Colombia continue the search for victims of a landslide that tore through the town of Salgar killing more than 60 people and injuring dozens more in the worst disaster of its kind for a de
A raging torrent has ripped down a ravine in Colombia’s northwestern mountains and swept the town of Salgar away in a mixture of floodwater and
A huge landslide in Montenegro damaged more than 100 metres of highway, creating craters which in some places reached a depth of one metre.