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  1. News - Asia - NEPAL

    Eight killed as landslide hits northeast Nepal, sparking flood fears

    Posted Aug 02nd 2014, 08:41pm by Agence France-Presse in Kathmandu

    ... Agence France-Presse in Kathmandu Monsoon rains trigger huge landslide in remote northeast Nepal with at least 8 dead and 'dozens more missing' A massive landslide on Saturday in Nepal’s northeast left at least eight people dead and dozens missing as officials worked to clear debris blocking a major river and avert the possibility of flash floods. The landslide struck ...

  2. News - Asia - NEPAL

    'No hope' of survivors after massive Nepal landslide, says official

    Posted Aug 03rd 2014, 01:48pm by AP

    ... Associated Press in Kathmandu Official says only eight bodies recovered after village was obliterated 'No chance' for 150 lost in landslide Officials say there is no chance of finding any of the more than 150 people who were believed to have been buried by a massive landslide in northern Nepal, as rescuers scrabble through piles of rock, mud and trees. So far, only ...

  3. News - Asia - NEPAL

    Landslide sweeps vehicles off Nepal highway; 4 die

    Posted Oct 01st 2012, 01:40pm by Associated Press in Katmandu

    ... Associated Press in Katmandu An official in Nepal says a landslide has swept several vehicles off a mountain highway. Four people are confirmed dead and nine others have been reported missing. Government administrator Purushottam Ghimire says the landslide Sunday night swept away five vehicles traveling on the Mechi highway near Kilbung village in eastern Nepal. He says eight ...

  4. News - China - NEPAL

    Chinese national trapped in Nepal tunnel with other labourers rescued

    Posted Apr 26th 2014, 11:54am by Reuters

    ... Reuters in Kathmandu Thirteen workers rescued, three still missing Thirteen of the workers including a Chinese national trapped by a landslide inside the tunnel of a hydroelectric power project in Nepal were rescued on Saturday, a project official said. Three other men, who were working at the Upper Madi Hydroelectric Project in Kaski district, 125 km west of Kathmandu, when ...

  5. News - Asia - NEPAL

    Floods in Nepal kill seven

    Posted Aug 13th 2013, 02:26pm by AFP

    ... government figures, more than 100 people have been killed in floods and landslides triggered by rains during the monsoon, which runs from June to September. ...

  6. News - Asia - NEPAL

    Six pilgrims drown in swollen river in Nepal

    Posted Aug 05th 2013, 03:55pm by Agence France-Presse in Kathmandu

    ... and July. Hundreds of people die every year from flooding and landslides during the monsoon season in Nepal. ...



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