Myanmar troops help flood rescue after landslide kills 48

Credit to Author: jespinosa| Date: Sun, 11 Aug 2019 06:04:03 +0000

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MAWLAMYINE, Myanmar — Myanmar troops deployed to flood-hit parts of the country on Sunday to help with relief efforts after the death toll from a deadly landslide jumped to 48. Every year, monsoon rains hammer Myanmar and other countries across Southeast Asia, submerging homes, displacing thousands and triggering landslides. But the disaster Friday in southeastern […]

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China landslide death toll rises to 29 with 22 still missing

Credit to Author: jespinosa| Date: Sun, 28 Jul 2019 02:39:02 +0000

This photo taken on July 24, 2019 shows rescuers working at the site of a landslide in Liupanshui in China's southwestern Guizhou province. - The death toll in a landslide that buried a village in southwest China rose to 20 on July 26, with 25 people still missing three days after the disaster, state media said. (Photo by STR / AFP) / China OUT

The death toll in a landslide which buried a village in southwest China rose to 29, according to state media, with 22 still missing days after the disaster struck.

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Landslide keeps trash stuck in 15 towns

Credit to Author: besguerra| Date: Sat, 08 Jun 2019 08:20:22 +0000

NORZAGARAY, Bulacan – A landslide has prevented 15 Bulacan towns and cities from delivering their trash to a private landfill for the last two weeks, leaving communities neck deep in uncollected waste.

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5 dead, dozens missing in Uganda landslides – Red Cross

Credit to Author: kadraneda| Date: Wed, 05 Jun 2019 12:43:19 +0000

Five people have died and dozens are missing after heavy rains triggered a series of landslides in eastern Uganda’s mountainous Bududa district.

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Leave landslide-prone villages, Aetas told

Credit to Author: clopez| Date: Thu, 23 May 2019 21:00:23 +0000

Leave landslide-prone villages, Aetas told

Some 260 Aeta families have been advised to permanently move out of harm’s way as the Mines and Geosciences Bureau (MGB) tagged their villages

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Death toll from Indonesia floods, mudslides rises to 89

Credit to Author: ggaviola| Date: Tue, 19 Mar 2019 06:18:15 +0000

JAYAPURA, Indonesia  – The death toll from flash floods and mudslides triggered by torrential downpours in eastern Indonesia has risen to 89, with dozens of others missing.

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6 miners dead, 1 missing in Agusan Norte landslide

Credit to Author: The Manila Times| Date: Thu, 24 Jan 2019 11:10:46 +0000

Six miners were confirmed dead while one remained missing from a landslide in Agusan del Norte, the Provincial Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Office (PDRRMO) said on Thursday. Erma Suyo,…READ

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4 miners killed, 3 missing in Agusan del Norte landslide

Credit to Author: jespinosa| Date: Thu, 24 Jan 2019 09:38:37 +0000

Four miners were killed while three are missing after a landslide hit Mount Manhupaw in Agusan del Norte during the onslaught of “Amang.”

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Death toll from Indonesian floods, landslides rises to 26

Credit to Author: jespinosa| Date: Thu, 24 Jan 2019 06:36:27 +0000

A woman sits on a rubber boat as she is evacuated from a flooded neighborhood in Makassar, South Sulawesi, Indonesia, Wednesday, Jan. 23, 2019. Torrential rains that overwhelmed a dam and caused landslides killed at least six people and displaced more than 2,000 in central Indonesia, officials said Wednesday. (AP Photo/Yusuf Wahil)

The death toll from flooding and landslides in central Indonesia has risen to 26, the governor of a province that has been inundated by torrential rains said.

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172 families evacuated in Buhi; evacuation still ongoing

Credit to Author: hniitsu| Date: Mon, 21 Jan 2019 05:00:16 +0000

At least 172 families (705 individuals) have evacuated to safer grounds to prepare for possible threats of landslide and flooding, which may be triggered by rains brought by Tropical Depression “Amang” in Buhi town, Camarines Sur on Monday.

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