Tunnel collapse

Trapped men to be rescued soon as tunnel drilling nears end

The 170-hour long ordeal for the three workers trapped inside an under-construction tunnel, which collapsed on September 12, is expected to be over in a few hours as the drilling process is nearing its completion.

Sep 19, 2015, 22:03 PM IST

Vietnam rescues 12 trapped by tunnel collapse

Twelve people trapped in a collapsed tunnel were freed Friday after a four-day ordeal which saw rescuers pass oxygen and food through a small hole while they pulled away debris, state media reported.

Dec 19, 2014, 17:22 PM IST

Three policemen killed in tunnel collapse in Egypt

At least three Egyptian policemen were killed when a smuggling tunnel connecting Sinai and Gaza Strip collapsed on Saturday.

Oct 18, 2014, 23:42 PM IST

14 workers alive, 1 still missing in China tunnel collapse

Fourteen Chinese workers who are trapped inside a railway tunnel which collapsed on Monday in southwest China`s Yunnan Province?are still alive, officials said today.

Jul 16, 2014, 14:06 PM IST

Tunnel collapse traps workers at Indonesian mine

As many as 30 miners were trapped underground today after a tunnel caved in at a giant US-owned gold and copper mine in Indonesia`s easternmost province of Papua, police said.

May 14, 2013, 16:01 PM IST

Five killed in expressway tunnel collapse in China

While five people were killed and another injured, one person managed to escape, an official reported.

Oct 10, 2012, 11:28 AM IST