Thirty-four miners remained trapped inside a Bosnian coal mine today after an earthquake triggered a gas explosion and caved in two tunnels.
A landslide at the entrance of a small gold mine in southern Honduras trapped at least 11 miners underground on Wednesday, firefighters said.
Mozambique police said Thursday at least a dozen people were trapped underground after an illegal mine collapsed in the northern district of Memba, killing five miners.
At least 20 miners were feared dead and up to 400 others trapped after a coal mine collapsed in the western Turkish province of Manisa, a lawmaker said.
The bodies of six miners trapped after a rock burst at a coal mine in central China`s Henan province were found by rescuers Friday.
Seven miners were killed and nine injured when a gas explosion ripped through a state-owned coal mine in eastern Ukraine, officials said Tuesday.
As many as 12 mining lessees have been issued notices for alleged violation of environmental law and undertaking illegal mining in Jajpur district of Odisha, an official said on Wednesday.
Two more bodies were recovered Tuesday from a mine in Jharkhand`s Dhanbad district where an accident trapped four miners Monday. One body was recovered earlier.
Four miners have died of suffocation inside hazardous rat-hole coal pits in a remote mining area near the Indo-Bangladesh border in Meghalaya’s South West Khasi Hills district and another was crushed in a quarry, officials said on Saturday.
As many as 51 miners at the Jeetpur coalmines of the Steel Authority of India got trapped there Friday due to power failure and were rescued after seven hours.
In the latest mining accident in Afghanistan, 27 miners have been killed in a coal mine collapse in Ro-e-Dohab district in the northern province of Samangan, reports said Sunday.
Eight mine owners of Odisha have joined hands to invest about Rs 100 crore for local area development of two mineral rich districts -- Keonjhar and Sundergarh.
The world`s biggest platinum producer, Anglo American Platinum, sacked 12,000 striking workers over wages on Friday, as per BBC news reports.
Some 195 miners managed to escape unscathed when a fire broke out at a coal mine in Ukraine.
Labour unrest spread in South Africa on Monday with a wildcat strike by 15,000 gold miners stopping work.
270 miners arrested after the shootings at Marikana mine were on Thursday charged with murder of 34 colleagues.
Two hundred miners trapped in West Bengal coal mines have been evacuated, while efforts are going on to rescue 65 others stuck in Jharkhand mines.
A total of 75 miners were working in the shaft at the time of the accident.
Twenty-one workers were trapped
in a flooded iron ore mine in eastern China in the country`s fourth serious mine disaster in the last 10 days.
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