Natural Disaster

  • Supermoon effect on Japan March 19, 2011

    Over the next few weeks, with full moon, it looks we are going to see higher tides. ...
  • Are Super Moon and super tragedies connected? March 18, 2011

    The world is coming to an end. Or maybe not. An American astrologer says the moon will trigger natural disasters on Saturday night. ...
  • CNN-IBN Indian of the Year in Public Service: Ladakh NGOs December 17, 2010

    The Ladakh Ecological and Developmental Group and SEEDS were selected for the dedicated work they put in after Leh flash floods. ...
  • Tornado hits parts of Texas, 5 homes destroyed October 26, 2010

    The video was captured by an emergency management coordinator from his car on the outskirts of Dallas. ...
  • Ground report: Pakistan after worst flood August 29, 2010

    Much of the country's economy and infrastructure has already been washed away by record monsoon rains and floods. ...
  • Saving Leh: its people, its children August 21, 2010

    With winters just 2 months away, people of Leh, whose lives were shattered by flash floods two weeks back, face an even bigger threat to their survival. ...
  • Roof collapse kills 18 in Uttarakhand August 18, 2010

    The roof of a primary school collapsed following heavy rains in Kapkot area of Uttarakhand's Bageshwar district on Wednesday. ...
  • Floods devastate Pakistan, over 1,600 dead August 17, 2010

    It is estimated that more than 13 million people have been left homeless by the floods....
  • Pak flood victims struggle to survive August 16, 2010

    Majority of victims of the deadly floods in Pakistan are struggling to make it to relief camps. ...
  • CJ: The aftermath of flash floods in Leh August 11, 2010

    The flash floods in Leh following a deadly cloudburst has left over 150 dead and many more injured. A CJ shows how his car was swept away by mudslide in Choglamsar village. ...
  • CJ video shows Leh's devastation by flash floods August 11, 2010

    Dr Ritesh Arya, a geologist working in Leh, video recorded the devastation that was unleashed by the flash floods. Dr Arya was staying in a three-storey building in the Choglamsar village, which was the worst affected in the tragedy. The video shows Dr Arya and a few members of his team...
  • Leh floods: 16-yr-old awaits her missing family August 10, 2010

    The natural disaster in Leh has not only killed over 150 people but also separated family members from one another. A 16-year-old injured girl, whose parents were employed with the BRO as contract labour, lost her father in the flash floods. Her mother has been injured and some family members are...
  • Baby survives Leh floods, united with family August 9, 2010

    Two-year-old Deldan Angmo was washed away by flood water on August 6 in Leh. ...
  • Leh floods end man's wedding dream forever August 9, 2010

    In a cruel twist of fate 28-year-old Riyaz died in the tragedy just as he was getting ready to marry. ...
  • Leh after flash floods tragedy August 9, 2010

    CNN-IBN managed to travel to the worst affected village on the outskirts of Leh. ...
  • Over 85 killed in cloudburst, flash floods in Leh August 6, 2010

    Over 85 people are believed to have died and 350 injured in flash floods in Leh. The Army has been called in to help in rescue and relief operations....
  • Srisailam dam spillover ignored, Kurnool submerged October 8, 2009

    New Delhi: As the toll in Andhra Pradesh floods rises, the chairman of the Central Water Commission has told CNN-IBN that the commission had isued two warnings on the Srisailam dam which overflowed, submerging the worst affected districts of Kurnool and surrounding areas. The situation could have been different had...