Rescuers have passed water and food to some of the dozens of people trapped in a collapsed Indonesian gold mine, an official said, calling the gruelling rescue effort in a remote inaccessible location a “race against time”.
The collapse of an unlicensed gold mine in Indonesia’s North Sulawesi province has buried dozens of people, a disaster official said.
About 900 tonnes of debris that could have caused another landslide on the A83 at the Rest and Be Thankful has been halted thanks to mitigation measures put in place by the roads maintenance company.
A landslide on the main route over the Mam Ratagan brought traffic to a halt yesterday, with locals unable to get in and out of the villages of Glenelg and Ratagan.
A north-east coastal community is breathing a sigh of relief with much-delayed work to repair its access road finally underway.
Road users in the Stromeferry area look set to be in for a torrid few months due to major works on the bypass.
A road in a tiny north-east community will not reopen without restrictions.
Downpours in the north-west of Italy last week have forced some residents of the Liguria and Piedmont regions to evacuate their homes due to flooding and landslides.
Repairs to a popular mountain path that was closed by a landslide last week will take at least a month to repair, according to the conservation charity that owns it.
A mountain footpath in Lochaber could be closed for up to five weeks after boulders weighing up to 40 tonnes crashed down onto the popular route earlier this week.
A popular mountain route in Lochaber is expected to remain closed for as long as three weeks following a massive landslide.
Walkers and climbers have been warned to take care following a huge landslide in Lochaber.
A Moray road reopened yesterday after a mammoth effort to clear masses of earth and trees which were sent surging across it by a landslide.
Efforts were continuing to save a Moray home and to prevent further landslides last night after hours of rain engulfed a Speyside road.
The A82 is currently closed between Spean Bridge and Invergarry due to a landslide.
Emergency works to an embankment on the A9 near Kincraig have been making good progress following an extensive repair effort by BEAR Scotland and specialist contractors.
The future of a landslip-hit street in a north-east town will be decided by a meeting of the local authority's full council.
The A890 Stromeferry bypass - which has been closed overnight for more than a fortnight - is to reopen tonight.
A remote north community was marooned by a landslide and flooding as the Highlands were battered by more downpours.
The A83 has reopened today following a major landslide at the Rest and Be Thankful, but it will close again this evening and will remain closed overnight.
The diversion around the landslide at the Rest and Be Thankful on the A83 remains in place today while the clear-up operation continues.
BEAR Scotland have released dramatic pictures showing some of the estimated more than 2,000 tonnes of material which came down the hillside adjacent to the A83 on Tuesday.
It is expected that the closed section of the A83 Tarbet to Campbeltown road at the Rest and Be Thankful will reopen before the rush hour tomorrow evening.
The A890 Stromeferry bypass in Wester Ross - closed following a serious landslide yesterday - will reopen tomorrow morning.
The Old Military Road (OMR) A83 diversion is due to open by 3pm this afternoon offering drivers a route past the severe landslips at the Rest and Be Thankful.
Forestry Commission Scotland has come under fire from people who believe tree felling on a steep bank above the A82 may have contributed to one of the landslides that closed the road at the weekend.
The A82 trunk road between Fort William and Ballachulish is to reopen at 3.30pm today.
Residents whose homes were cut off following a major landslide two-and-a-half years ago were last night urged to make a stand against proposals to shut down their street for good.