Himachal Pradesh: Seven people killed after landslide hits Mandi

13 Août, 2017, 10:39 | Author: Claudine Rigal
  • A massive landslide swept two buses off the road in India killing more than 40 people an official says

August 13 (ANI): At least two people have been killed and four rescued from the debris after a landslide hit Himachal Pradesh's Mandi on Sunday.

One of the buses was carrying 47 passengers from Chamba to Mandi while the second bus, was carrying about 8-10 passengers from Katra to Manali when the accident occurred.

The landslide swept away the road and the buses for nearly 800 metres down into a gorge and there was no trace of one of the buses which was completely buried under the debris so far.

A search and rescue operation is on involving local authorities, the Army and the National Disaster Response Force. The IG central range and Deputy Commissioner and SP are on the spot, he added. However, the details of the victims and injured are awaited.

Eugène Lapierre: "Denis Shapovalov n'a rien à perdre"
En finale dimanche, deux générations du tennis vont s'affronter mais pour Federer - 36 ans depuis mardi -, l'objectif est clair. Actuellement au 143e rang, Shapovalov deviendra le plus jeune joueur dans le top 100 du circuit professionnel.


Marshawn Lynch sits during national anthem
Kaepernick opted out of his contract with the San Francisco 49ers after the season, but hasn't yet been signed by another team. Jack Del Rio told reporters after the preseason game that he didn't know Lynch was planning on sitting.


Cech : Arsenal's goalkeeper hails 'beautiful' Leicester game
Cech, who holds the Premier League record for clean sheets, admitted that conceding three goals at home was not "an ideal start". But Wenger revealed after the dramatic clash that Giroud "decided to stay" at the Emirates and he is "really loved" at the club.


Himachal Transport minister GS Bali said the toll could climb to 50 in the incident which took place last night.

Meanwhile, Prime Minister Narendra Modi prayed for the quick recovery of those injured.

Earlier in the day, seven people were reported killed after three vehicles hit by a landslide at same road near Padhar in Himachal Pradesh's Mandi.

The six persons have been identified as Beauty Sharma from Bihar, Shubham from Pathankot in Punjab, and Sachvetra Devi from Rampur, Manju from Karsog, Aneeta from Kullu, and Rakesh Kumar from Dharamsala - in Himachal Pradesh.

Conseillé:

  • Highlights of Saturday's third round at the PGA Championship

    Highlights of Saturday's third round at the PGA Championship

    Scott is skipping the first two playoffs events to be with wife Marie as the couple welcome their second child due on August 19. But the last two weeks his putting has looked stronger with only 54 total putts thus far in the PGA Championship .
    HSBC Upgrades Rating On Royal Bank of Scotland Group Pl (RBS)

    HSBC Upgrades Rating On Royal Bank of Scotland Group Pl (RBS)

    HPM Partners LLC purchased a new stake in shares of Royal Bank Scotland PLC (The ) during the first quarter valued at $166,000. Several other hedge funds and other institutional investors have also added to or reduced their stakes in the company.
    Magnitude quake jolts Western Indonesia, no tsunami alert issued

    Magnitude quake jolts Western Indonesia, no tsunami alert issued

    An quake measuring 6.4 in magnitude struck Indonesia's Sumatra on Sunday, according to the United States Geological Survey. Some residents also posted on twitter, wondering whether the tremors were a result of an quake in the region.
  • Fox's Eric Bolling sues for $50 million over 'lewd photo'

    Fox's Eric Bolling sues for $50 million over 'lewd photo'

    Yashar Ali has fired back at a lawsuit filed against him by suspended Fox News host Eric Bolling . And the response letter from his attorneys reinforces what Ali said he believes the case is.

    Cedar Realty Trust, Inc. (NYSE:CDR) Lose Value For the Week

    BidaskClub raised Digital Realty Trust from a "hold" rating to a "buy" rating in a research note on Saturday, June 24th. Robeco Institutional Asset Management sold 15,117 shares as Federal Realty Invt Tr (FRT)'s stock declined 10.71%.
    France's Macron speaks to Trump, warns over N Korea escalation

    France's Macron speaks to Trump, warns over N Korea escalation

    If somebody else uttered the exact same words that I uttered, they'd say what a great statement, what a wonderful statement. Guam is a USA territory in an area of the Pacific that North Korea has threatened to strike with missiles.
  • Cadence Bancorp (CADE) Given Consensus Recommendation of "Buy" by Analysts

    Finally, Principal Financial Group Inc. bought a new position in Triumph Bancorp during the second quarter worth $218,000. Russell Investments Group Ltd. purchased a new position in Cadence Bancorp during the second quarter valued at $198,000.
    Barcelona residents protest unchecked growth of mass tourism

    Barcelona residents protest unchecked growth of mass tourism

    About one hundred activists gathered on the Barcelona beach to show discontent with the increasing arrivals of tourists. Spain has recorded a 12-percent increase in the number of tourist arrivals in the first six months of 2017.
    Polianta Ltd Acquires New Position in Applied Materials, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMAT)

    Polianta Ltd Acquires New Position in Applied Materials, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMAT)

    The company presently has a consensus rating of Buy and a consensus price target of $46.60. ( AMAT ) opened at 43.08 on Friday. Four research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and twenty-one have given a buy rating to the company's stock.
  • Military option for Venezuela on the table

    Military option for Venezuela on the table

    "As Minister of Defense and as a citizen I say this is a insane act, an act of supreme extremism", CNN quoted Padrino as saying. Venezuela was "a mess, a very risky mess and a sad situation", Trump said, adding that people there were suffering and dying.
    Netflix Sets Premiere Date For The Crown Season Two

    Netflix Sets Premiere Date For The Crown Season Two

    The series will also cover the birth of their other children, Princes Andrew and Edward. Check out the trailer for the second season below.
    Learner drivers to be allowed motorway lessons

    Learner drivers to be allowed motorway lessons

    The change will allow people who had not yet passed their test to drive on Britain's motorways with an approved instructor. It will apply only to cars, not to motorbikes, and only in England, Wales and Scotland.


Populaire

Jets trying to build Christian Hackenberg's confidence
The kid's got to get a chance to play and make some mistakes and grow from it and come back from adversity and make good plays. All in all, considering the lack of talent on the field with Hackenberg, it was an inconclusive game.

State Of Emergency Declared In US After Riots At White Supremacist Rally
Trump made no reply to a reporter's shouted question whether he had spoken out strongly enough against white nationalists. President - we must call evil by its name". "I am heartbroken that a life has been lost here", said Singer on Twitter .

Garcia évoque la rumeur Milik — OM
L'attaquant polonais du Napoli serait ciblé par l'OM, qui aura toutefois bien du mal à parvenir à ses fins. Il reste un peu moins de 3 semaines à l'OM pour trouver la perle rare à ce poste.

Taylor Swift's groping trial draws attention to hidden outrage
He's seeking up to $ 3 million , saying the allegation cost him his job and reputation. Andrea said that she felt like throwing up when she heard about the assault.

L'île de Guam au cœur des tensions entre les États-Unis et la Corée du Nord
Des voix s'élèvent régulièrement pour demander un référendum d'autodétermination, rejeté par la justice fédérale américaine. Si le venin de ce serpent n'est pas mortel pour l'homme, il a déjà détruit de nombreuses espèces d'oiseaux et de lézards.

Cuts Position in AMERISAFE, Inc. (AMSF)
The purchase was disclosed in a document filed with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is accessible through this link . Finally, Norges Bank bought a new position in shares of AMERISAFE during the fourth quarter valued at approximately $10,326,000.

New UCSD Research Suggests Life on Other Planets
While they may have honed in on its age, the scientists haven't yet figured out what this means for its potential to support life. The researchers point to Mars as a similar example, in our own solar system, that has experienced this type of stripping.

Bruno Mars Donates $1 Million to Flint Water Crisis
Bruno Mars is donating $1 million from his MI concert to aid those affected by the Flint water crisis. It stops at the Forum for a stretch of shows in early November and stretches till next summer.

South Korea Says US Promises Coordination in Standoff With North
Photo by Robert Hicks/Handout via REUTERS . "And there are cases where they (have) made a specific threat and carried it out". Pacific territory of Guam with missiles that could be implemented "in a multi-current and consecutive way any moment".

Jose Mourinho Won't Cry Over Having to Settle for Three New Players
United will open their 2017-18 Premier League campaign with a home date against West Ham on Sunday. Mourinho said: "I think everybody is in Europe".