Stories Tagged 'Landslides'
Government bodies and disaster experts have called for setting up a separate entity to oversee landslide management effectively.full story »
As the possibility of water-induced disasters like floods and landslides loom with nearing monsoon, stakeholders have called for policies and regulations to implement the Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Act-2017. full story »
Incessant rains have triggered more floods and landslides affecting thousands of people across the country. Continuous rainfall since Thursday night inundated around 500 homes at Ganeshpur, Gharbari Tole, Belaspur, Bhrikutinagar, Siddhartha Tole, Surkhet road and Karkado in Nepalgunj of Banke district.full story »
Two students were killed and at least 25 were injured after a retaining wall built next to a school in Taukhel, Godavari, caved in following heavy rains on Friday morning.full story »
At least three people were buried to death and one went missing in floods and landslides triggered by incessant rainfall in Darchula and Sarlahi districts in the last 24 hours.full story »
Turundhoj Nalbu, a local trader at Sakranti Bazaar, has been selling a sack of 50 kilograms of rice for Rs 3,250. Last year, he sold the same quantity of rice at Rs 2,800.full story »