At least 10 people are dead and more than 300 are missing, according to the BBC. The disaster in Badulla district came after monsoon rains.
In Japan’s Hiroshima prefecture, torrential rains caused landslides and floods Wednesday that left at least 50 people dead and 38 others were still reported missing on Sunday.
Entire village swallowed up in mudslide following torrential rains. The search continues for about 100 people who are missing and feared dead.
Authorities are searching for three people after a massive mudslide hit western Colorado following a long weekend of rain in the area. UPDATE: The search has been put on hold because of unstable conditions and risk of another slide.
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Officials said they have given up on finding any survivors.
The collapse swallowed a row of cars parked along a street.
An official said 17 people were confirmed dead and eight other bodies were believed to have been located in the mudslide, but had not yet been recovered.
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Record rainfall in South Korea has triggered massive flooding and deadly landslides. At least 53 people have been reported dead or missing in and around the capital city of Seoul. (via)
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In chronological order! Today’s disaster is merely one of many reminders that Mother Nature only tolerates our presence most of the time. From ancient Greece to modern day Peru, millions have suffered the devastating effects of tectonic shift.
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Fleetwood Mac’s Landslide as performed by a group of New York City elementary school students.
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