Tags : Landslide

Asia

Death Toll in Landslides in Vietnam Rises to 15, Reports

BANGKOK (Sputnik) – The number of people killed as a result of landslides in Vietnam’s Quang Nam province caused by powerful Molave storm has increased to 15 and 38 people are believed to be missing, VNExpress reported on Thursday. According to the media, bodies of eight victims were found during a search and rescue operation […]Read More

Phuket

Patong Hill landslide as rains soak Phuket

PHUKET: Police are urging motorists to exercise caution while driving over Patong Hill this morning (Oct 12) after heavy rains overnight caused a landslip covering the eastbound lane on the hill. No people were injured in the landslide, police confirmed. Full story: thephuketnews.com By The Phuket NewsRead More

News

DDPM issues flood and landslide alert for 12 provinces

Authorities in 12 provinces across the country are bracing for possible heavy rain until August 20, that could trigger severe flooding and landslides, the Department of Disaster Prevention and Mitigation (DDPM) said. Department of Disaster Prevention and Mitigation director-general Chayapol Thitisak said warnings were issue as result of present weather conditions and heavy rains according […]Read More

North

Flashflood, landslide hit Nan

NAN: A sudden flood and landslide cut off a road in Chalerm Phrakiat after three hours of heavy rain in the district. Water runoff flooded tambon Khun Nan in the district and a landside blocked traffic between Chalerm Phrakiat and Bo Klue districts. Full story: Bangkok Post Rarinthorn Petcharoen BANGKOK POSTRead More

Asia

Landslides Kill 5 in Illegal Indonesian Gold Mine

TEHRAN (Tasnim) – Landslides in Indonesia triggered by heavy rains have killed at least five in an illegal gold mine in the west of the country, local media reported on Tuesday. According to the daily Jakarta Post, dozens of workers were buried under the mine on Mount Pongkor in Nanggung district last Sunday at around […]Read More

North

One of seven missing after landslide at Mae Hong Son

MAE HONG SON, 19th September 2018 (NNT) – One body has been retrieved after seven people went missing following a landslide at Baan Mae La Oun refugee camp in Sob Moei district of Mae Hong Son province. Military doctors from Kawila Camp Hospital have been dispatched to treat those injured by the landslide. Most were […]Read More

North

Mae Hong Son road blocked by landslide following heavy rains

A road in Mae Hong Son’s Sop Moei district was blocked by a landslide Tuesday morning following heavy rains overnight. Ruangrit Pholdee, chief Mae Hong Son disaster prevention and mitigation officer, said the Tambon Mae Suad Administrative Organisation informed him that the landslide covered 15 metres of the Ban Umlo-Ban Sop Khong road and it […]Read More

South

Floods, landslides hit Phang Nga

PHANG NGA, 23rd August 2018 (NNT) – Flooding and landslides have hit many areas of Phang Nga province after a night of heavy rain, as provincial officials are on alert to provide prompt assistance to affected residents. Sayan Kijmano, an official of the Phang Nga Provincial Disaster Prevention and Mitigation Office, said on Thursday (Aug […]Read More