Eight trapped S Africa gold miners are dead: Union

Eight of the nine gold mineworkers trapped underground in a shaft west of Johannesburg have been found dead, the National Union of Mineworkers said on Thursday.

Massive landslide in Tibet, 83 gold mine workers buried

At least 83 workers were buried after a massive landslide hit a gold mining area in Tibet on Friday.

Philippine village searched after deadly landslide

A landslide killed at least 22 people when it slammed into a remote Philippine gold-mining village.