23 trapped in flooded coal mine in China

As many as 23 people were trapped after a coal mine was flooded in China`s Heilongjiang province Thursday, authorities said.

Rescue efforts on to save workers trapped in China coal mine

Rescuers are battling to save six coal miners trapped after a flood in a mine in central China`s Enshi Tujia and Miao Autonomous Prefecture in Hubei Province.

Gas blast traps 17 in China coal mine

At least 17 miners remain trapped in a coal mine in China after a gas blast, media reported Sunday.

Seven killed in Ukraine mine blast

Seven miners were killed and two others are missing after a gas explosion ripped through an underground coal mine in eastern Ukraine, authorities said today.

Nine miners missing after pit blast in east Ukraine

Nine coal miners were missing on Thursday after a methane gas explosion in a pit in the east Ukrainian region of Donetsk, the emergency services said on Thursday.

Gas leakage kills 10 in China coal mine

At least 10 people were killed today in a coal mine gas leak in China`s Guizhou province.

11 killed in coal mine accident in China

Eleven workers were killed when a pipeline in a coal mine collapsed in northwestern China.

Mine death toll may be about 300: Turkish minister

Soma: A maximum of 18 miners remain missing inside a devastated coal mine and the final death toll will be around 300, Turkey`s energy minister said today.
Although he did not spell it out, Taner Yildiz`s comments suggested that no one else was expected to come out alive from the mine in Soma, western Turkey. Some 284 miners are known to have died in Turkey`s worst mining disaster.

At least 20 dead in collapsed coal mine in Turkey: Lawmaker

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.

2 killed at West Virginia coal mine: US official

US officials said that two workers who were trapped when the ground failed at a West Virginia mine with a history of safety violations have died.

Two killed in China mine blast

At least two people were killed and four injured in an explosion in a coal mine in China`s Heilongjiang province Friday, authorities said.

Seven trapped miners rescued from coal field in Burdwan district

Several persons who were trapped inside an abandoned mine that caved in at Jamuria in Asansol-Raniganj coal belt in Burdwan district were rescued on Saturday, reports said.

Seven killed in coal mine accident in China

Seven workers were killed when the roof of a coal mine collapsed in China`s southwest Guizhou Province, reports said today.

Coal mine official held for accepting Rs 8,000 bribe

A person working in a coal mine in Chandrapur was caught for allegedly accepting a bribe of Rs 8,000 from a local transporter.

NGT questions Meghalaya govt records on 2012 mining incident

The National Green Tribunal Monday raised doubts regarding reports and other records submitted by Meghalaya government about a 2012 mining accident there when 15 persons were allegedly trapped in a coal mine, saying the documents don`t seem to be that old.

Two trapped Chinese mine workers rescued after 10 days

Two Chinese mine workers who were found alive ten days after they were trapped under a coal mine shaft during an accident were rescued today and search is on for 10 others, the company officials said.

Afghan coal mine collapse kills 27

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.

Odisha coal dump crash death toll rises to 10

The toll in coal dump crash at an open cast mine of Mahanadi Coalfields Ltd in Odisha`s Sundargarh district was tonight put at 10 by the police.

Coal mine accident in China, 7 workers trapped

Seven people remain trapped while 266 others escaped after a coal mine accident in southwest China`s Sichuan Province.

10 killed, 15 injured in coal mine blast in China

At least 10 miners were killed and 15 others injured when a gas explosion ripped through a coal mine in central China, the latest deadly incident to hit the country`s troubled mining industry.