Showing posts with label collapse. Show all posts
Showing posts with label collapse. Show all posts

Wednesday, May 23, 2018

2 missing, 1 injured in Madrid building collapse

2 missing, 1 injured in Madrid building collapse
Two workers were missing and one was injured after the interior of a building collapsed in the center of Madrid on Tuesday.

Tuesday, May 22, 2018

FOREIGN MEDIA HEAD TO N.KOREA TO WITNESS NUCLEAR SITE SHUTDOWN

FOREIGN MEDIA HEAD TO N.KOREA TO WITNESS NUCLEAR SITE SHUTDOWN
Two dozen journalists from Western and Chinese news organizations departed for North Korea on Tuesday to witness the closure of its nuclear test site.

Sunday, May 13, 2018

At least five dead, 12 missing after Pakistan bridge collapses

At least five dead, 12 missing after Pakistan bridge collapses
At least five students have died and twelve others are missing after a bridge collapsed at a tourist site in Pakistani Kashmir, officials have said, adding there was little hope of finding survivors.

Friday, March 16, 2018

At least 4 killed in Florida pedestrian bridge collapse

Florida pedestrian bridge collapse
At least four people have been killed after a pedestrian footbridge collapsed Thursday afternoon near Florida International University (FIU), local authorities said.

Friday, February 16, 2018

3 killed, several others feared trapped in under-construction building collapse in India

Indian city of Bengaluru building collapse
At least three people were killed and one injured Thursday after an under-construction building collapsed in southern Indian city of Bengaluru, officials said.

Friday, October 20, 2017

Building collapse kills 8 in south India

At least eight people were killed and three rescued Friday after a portion of a state-owned transport building collapsed in the southern Indian state of Tamil Nadu, police said.

Wednesday, September 20, 2017

Dozens killed as powerful earthquake jolts Mexico

Dozens killed as powerful earthquake jolts Mexico
At least 149 people were killed as a 7.1-magnitude earthquake struck the central part of Mexico on Tuesday, the EFE news agency reported citing information from local authorities.

Thursday, August 31, 2017

15 killed, 12 injured after collapse of 117-year-old Mumbai building; many feared trapped

Mumbai building collapse
At least 15 people were killed and over 30 feared trapped after a 117-year-old five-storey residential building collapsed in the congested Bhendi Bazaar area of south Mumbai on Thursday, days after torrential rain pounded India’s financial capital, officials said.

Tuesday, July 25, 2017

Death toll in India building collapse rises to 12, rescue efforts continue

building collapse in Mumbai
The death toll in a building collapse in Mumbai on Tuesday rose to 12 as authorities continued their rescue efforts for dozens of residents thought to be trapped under the debris, according a fire department official.

Saturday, July 08, 2017

Immeuble effondré près de Naples: les huit disparus retrouvés morts

Les secouristes qui fouillaient depuis vendredi matin les décombres d'un petit immeuble effondré près de Naples ont annoncé samedi matin avoir retrouvé les corps sans vie des huit habitants portés disparus, dont deux enfants.

Friday, July 07, 2017

Tuesday, June 13, 2017

BUILDING COLLAPSES IN NAIROBI, 15 MISSING

About 15 people are missing after a seven storey building collapsed in a residential area of the Kenyan capital Nairobi, rescue services said on Tuesday.

Sunday, April 16, 2017

20 died in Sri Lanka garbage dump collapse

The death toll from the collapse of a garbage dump in Sri Lanka rose to 20 on Sunday, the disaster management center said.

Thursday, March 09, 2017

Malta's Azure Window collapses into the sea

The Azure Window has collapsed and it is not just the top part which has fallen off - even the stacks have gone.

Saturday, January 21, 2017

Rescue efforts yield survivors days after Italy hotel avalanche

Rescue workers continued to pull survivors from the wreckage of an Italian hotel more than three days after it was buried in a massive avalanche.

Thursday, January 19, 2017

Firefighters caught up in Tehran building collapse

Dozens of firefighters were feared trapped under the rubble after Iran's oldest high-rise, the 15-storey Plasco building in downtown Tehran, collapsed live on TV this morning following a fire.

At least 1 dead, one missing after powerful quakes hit central Italy

Four major quakes hit central Italy on Wednesday, causing havoc in areas already struck by a series of seismic events last year, and by a wave of freezing weather in the last few days.

Monday, January 02, 2017

At least nine dead in Kazakhstan apartment building collapse

At least nine people were killed when an apartment building partially collapsed in the town of Shakhan in the Karaganda region in central Kazakhstan, a TASS correspondent learned from the Interior Ministry’s hotline Monday.

Wednesday, December 07, 2016

Indonesia Earthquake Death Toll on Sumatra Nears 100

Indonesia's earthquake death toll has nearly doubled to 97, the military said, as more bodies were pulled from the rubble of scores of shattered buildings after the powerful 6.5-magnitude quake struck Sumatra island on Wednesday.

At least 25 dead as powerful earthquake hits Indonesia (local time: 05:03, Depth 10 km)


At least 25 people have died and dozens were feared trapped in rubble after a strong earthquake struck off Aceh province on Indonesia's Sumatra island, officials and local media said.

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