MONDAY, NOVEMBER 10, 2014
WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 29, 2014
SATURDAY, OCTOBER 18, 2014
The Municipal Committees for Disaster Prevention (COMUPRED) in Prinzapolka and Waspam, in the Caribbean North has declared a red alert, Today Nicaragua reported.
FRIDAY, OCTOBER 17, 2014
The death toll due to blizzards and avalanches in Myagdi, Manang and Mustang has climbed to 32, The Himalayan Times reported. More than 118 persons who had been trapped have been rescued from various areas.
MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 22, 2014
Heavy rainfall caused flash floods in Garo Hills district of Meghalaya inundating over 100 villages and affecting over one lakh people.
WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 17, 2014
According to the Asian Correspondent, about 55,000 people in four northern coastal provinces were evacuated ahead of the storm.
TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 9, 2014
So far, 241 have died in Pakistan and Pakistan-administered Kashmir. At least 200 people have been killed in India, officials said.
SATURDAY, AUGUST 23, 2014
FRIDAY, AUGUST 15, 2014
According to the AP, Niger has been hit by an alternating series of droughts and floods in recent years, causing hunger.
THURSDAY, AUGUST 7, 2014
A total of 11 National Disaster Response Force (NDRF), 30 Odisha Disaster Rapid Action Force (ODRAF) teams and 184 boats have been deployed in the vulnerable areas.
WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 6, 2014
TUESDAY, AUGUST 5, 2014
MONDAY, AUGUST 4, 2014
Death toll from Pune landslide has risen to 109. The 109 dead included 44 men, 49 women and 16 children.
“The current landslide in Pune is possibly due to human activities like farming and road construction,” the DNA newspaper has written quoting geologist Satish Thigale. Heavy machinery such as backhoes were used to level the slopes, which has contributed to loosening the soil to such an extent that it has impacted the hill’s drainage of water, The Reuters has mentioned.
SUNDAY, AUGUST 3, 2014
According to the U.S. Geological Survey, magnitude 6.1 quake’s epicenter was located 29 km WSW of Zhaotong. It was 6.2 miles deep.
According to the U.S. Geological Survey, the quake’s epicenter was located 29 km WSW of Zhaotong. It was 6.2 miles deep. Follow updates below.
SATURDAY, AUGUST 2, 2014
MONDAY, JULY 21, 2014
Floods in the Mahakali River caused by three days of incessant rainfall have claimed lives of two each from Baitadi, Doti, Kanchanpur and one each from Dadeldhura and Kailali.