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Jan 26, 2019
Brazil dam collapse: Nine bodies recovered; authorities say odds of finding 300 missing people alive are 'minimal'Brazil's new government led by President Jair Bolsonaro reacted to its first big emergency since taking office early this month by launching disaster coordination between the defence, mining and environment ministries and authorities in the affected state of Minas Gerais
Oct 01, 2018
Series of natural disasters in Asia have led to massive economic damage, human lossAnnual losses from such disasters average $250 billion to $300 billion: UNISDR report
Aug 17, 2018
New tool developed to predict landslides, building collapses 2 weeks in advanceThe tool reads ground motion patterns and forecast landslides up to two weeks in advance.
Aug 02, 2018
Flood in southeast Myanmar forces 150,000 people to flee homes; 28,000 still stuck in waterlogged homesEvacuation orders are still in place across the Bago, Karen, Mon and Taninthari provinces in Myanmar, with 36 dams and reservoirs overflowing.
Jul 24, 2018
Over 100 people missing and several feared to be dead after collapse of under-construction dam in Attapeu province in LaosThe accident happened at a hydropower dam in Laos's Attapeu province. It caused release of five billion cubic metres of water.