Tag: landslide

Strong earthquake rocks Indonesia’s Sumatra

Strong earthquake rocks Indonesia’s Sumatra

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- February 2, 2019 15:53 0

A strong 6.1-magnitude earthquake has struck off the coast of Indonesian island of Sumatra. The quake occurred 166km south-southeast of Muara Siberut. The United States ... Read More

Wedding ends in tragedy in Peru after hotel wall collapses killing 15

Wedding ends in tragedy in Peru after hotel wall collapses killing 15

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- January 27, 2019 17:20 0

At least 15 people were killed and 29 others were injured when wedding in the Peruvian city of Abancay has ended in tragedy after a ... Read More

Deadly landslides kill at least five people in Philippines

Deadly landslides kill at least five people in Philippines

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- December 29, 2018 17:35 0

Days of monsoon rains have triggered landslides in two provinces in the Philippines that killed at least five people, officials said on Saturday. Four more ... Read More

Indonesia: Tsunami killed at least 373 people, injured over 1,400

Indonesia: Tsunami killed at least 373 people, injured over 1,400

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- December 24, 2018 17:05 0

The tsunami in Indonesia killed at least 373 people and injured more than 1,400 on the islands of Java and Sumatra, an official said on ... Read More

Indonesian Authorities warned after Tsunami killed hundreds: Stay off the beaches!

Indonesian Authorities warned after Tsunami killed hundreds: Stay off the beaches!

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- December 24, 2018 09:10 0

In Indonesia, The Sunda Strait tsunami killed at least 281 people and injured more than 1,016 others.  The volcano Anak Krakatau, which lies roughly halfway ... Read More

Deadly Tsunami hit Indonesian  coast in Lampung

Deadly Tsunami hit Indonesian coast in Lampung

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- December 23, 2018 00:59 0

A deadly tsunami hit Lampung in Indonesia Sunday Morning. Dozens of buildings were destroyed by the wave, which hit beaches in Lampung and Banten. Lampung ... Read More

Late President Bush lived the Aloha Spirit: A Testimonial by a Democratic Party Activist from Hawaii

Late President Bush lived the Aloha Spirit: A Testimonial by a Democratic Party Activist from Hawaii

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- December 6, 2018 21:50 0

Marsha Rose Joyner is the host for ThinkTeck Hawaii and a Hawaiian political activist for many years.  She remembers when electors met in their respective state capitols ... Read More

One of China’s five sacred mountains closed to tourists

One of China’s five sacred mountains closed to tourists

editor editor- August 26, 2010 05:15 0

XI'AN - Huashan Mountain, known as one of China's five sacred mountains, has been closed to tourists, after a rain-triggered landslide blocked the main road ... Read More

More landslide threats on Mt. Elgon

More landslide threats on Mt. Elgon

editor editor- June 1, 2010 03:28 0

Latest information emerging from the east of the country indicate that further Read More

Landslide at Mt. Elgon kills scores of villagers

Landslide at Mt. Elgon kills scores of villagers

editor editor- March 3, 2010 10:03 0

Following weeks of rain and days of torrential downpour in part of Eastern Uganda, a major landslide on the slopes of Mt. Read More

Frantic search for survivors of landslide in Portugal

Frantic search for survivors of landslide in Portugal

editor editor- February 23, 2010 02:27 0

Forty-two people were killed over the weekend in Portugal when flash floods and landslides swept through hillside villages and coastal towns on the island of ... Read More

China landslide kills 37 tourists, 15 Brits missing

China landslide kills 37 tourists, 15 Brits missing

editor editor- May 14, 2008 03:10 0

CHENGDU, China — Thirty-seven tourists were killed when their coach was buried in a landslide after a massive earthquake in southwest China while separately officials ... Read More

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