Eleven miners trapped underground in Honduran gold mine

A landslide at the entrance of a small gold mine in southern Honduras trapped at least 11 miners underground on Wednesday, firefighters said.

Toll rises to 12 dead in Colombia mine disaster

The death toll from a landslide at an illegal gold mine in western Colombia has risen to 12, authorities said Monday, as rescuers searched for four more missing victims.

Survivors unlikely after Colombia mine collapse

Authorities have given up hope of finding alive 13 missing miners trapped under 20 metres of heavy debris after a gold mine collapsed in southwest Colombia.

Three dead, 30 buried in collapse of illegal Colombia mine

At least three people were killed and up to 30 more are feared dead after the collapse of an illegal gold mine in western Colombia, rescue officials said on Thursday.

200 feared trapped in South African illegal gold mine: Rescuers

Over 200 workers were feared trapped inside an illegal gold mine in South Africa on Sunday, emergency rescuers said.

Colombian officials: At least 15 trapped in mine

Colombian officials say at least 15 people are trapped in a gold mine collapse in southwestern Colombia.

Thousands march in Romania against shale gas, gold mine

Thousands of Romanians rallied against a controversial Canadian gold mine project and against shale gas exploration, in weekly demos that have turned into one of the country`s longest-running protests in years.

12 dead in Bangladesh violence

Thousands of Romanians rallied against a controversial Canadian gold mine project and against shale gas exploration, in weekly demos that have turned into one of the country`s longest-running protests in years.

Thousands march against Canadian gold mine in Romania

Some 20,000 Romanians have taken to the streets protesting against a Canadian company`s plan to open Europe`s largest gold mine in the heart of Transylvania, in the biggest rallies since the mobilisation started two weeks ago.

59 bodies recovered from Tibet gold mine

Chinese rescuers have recovered 59 bodies form a gold mine in Tibet, where a massive landslide buried 83 workers.

Five killed in fire accident at gold mine in China

Five people were killed in a fire at a gold mine pit in northwest China`s Shaanxi Province.

Peru declares emergency over protests

President Ollanta Humala declared a 60-day state of emergency Sunday in a northern region wracked by protests against a highlands gold mine.

India: Mouth-watering gold mine of food

India is a mouth-watering gold mine of indigenous food with over 20,000 documented traditional recipes that have at least 200 varieties of dosas, the signature pancake from south India that has taken the world by storm, says celebrity chef Hemant Oberoi who recently came out with his first book Masala Art.

Last of 4 missing miners found dead in Ecuador

A group of 4 miners had gone missing following a cave-in at a mine on Friday.