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Two Chinese miners who were found alive ten days after they were trapped in a flooded coal mine shaft were rescued today but 10 others who went missing died, the state media reported.
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Nearly 36 hours after a massive landslide buried 83 gold mine workers in Tibet, Chinese authorities today recovered one body even as no signs of life have been detected.
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A group of 101 Chinese miners detained in Ghana last week on charges of illegal gold mining have been released on bail, officials said.
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China`s coal mines are the deadliest in the world, although their safety record has improved in recent years.
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China`s coal mines have been hit by a series of accidents in recent years as demand for energy has spiked.
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Twenty-seven miners were trapped after a fire at a coal mine in central China, state media said on Tuesday.
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