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Bodies of 3 people trapped in coal mine in Asansol recovered by NDRF

The incident occurred on October 13 when four people allegedly tried to dig the mine illegally, during which three of them got trapped inside it.

Oct 18, 2019, 09:39 AM IST

After Meghalaya mine tragedy, 4 killed in mishap at illegal coal mine in Nagaland

The mine was recently shut down following a state government order banning illegal coal mining and a provisional ban on licensed mining activity.

Mar 04, 2019, 09:38 AM IST

Morning Breaking; 21 NDRF personnel, 10 high-power pumps deployed for rescue operation in Meghalaya

Indian Air force has airlifted 21 personnel of the National Disaster Management Authority (NDMA) with 10 high power pumps from Bhubaneswar to rescue 15 miners trapped in a flooded rat-hole coal mine in Meghalaya since December 13 last

Dec 29, 2018, 08:24 AM IST

Coal mine explosion kills nine workers in northern China: Xinhua

An explosion late on Wednesday at a small coal mine in China`s northern province of Heilongjiang killed nine workers, the official Xinhua News Agency said on Thursday.

Sep 14, 2017, 15:17 PM IST

Two killed, 11 missing after Colombia mine explosion

An explosion at a central Colombian coal mine killed at least two people Friday, as rescuers scrambled to find another 11 who are still missing, authorities said, updating earlier figures.

Jun 24, 2017, 09:02 AM IST

'Adani to decide on investment in Australia coal mine soon'

Indian energy giant Adani on Thursday said a final investment decision on its 21.7 billion dollar Carmichael coal mine project in Australia's Queensland state was expected within this month.

May 11, 2017, 16:28 PM IST

Adani hopes to start Austalian coal mine project by August

Adani Group Chairman Gautam Adani, whose $22 billion Carmichael coal mine and port cum railhead project in Queensland is being opposed by some people, says he is hopeful of starting it by August this year.

Mar 19, 2017, 14:39 PM IST

17 killed in China coal mine accident: State media

Seventeen Chinese coal miners were killed when a lift used to move workers fell down a shaft, state media reported.

Mar 14, 2017, 08:44 AM IST

Jharkhand coal mine reopens after 18 killed in collapse

The Lalmatia open cast mine has an annual capacity of 17 million tonnes and accounts for about half of ECL`s coal production. 

Jan 13, 2017, 12:15 PM IST

Jharkhand coal mine collapse: Eleven bodies recovered, over dozen feared trapped dead

Bodies of at least eleven workers were on Friday recovered a caved-in coal mine whereas dozens are still said to be trapped inside at Paharia Bhodaye in Jharkhand’s Godda district. 

Dec 31, 2016, 07:36 AM IST

All 33 trapped in China coal mine explosion killed

China is the world's largest producer and consumer of coal. 

Nov 02, 2016, 10:13 AM IST

Jharkhand CM asks officials to ensure clean drinking water in mine belts

Reviewing the District Mineral Foundation Trust's activities here, he said priority should be given to those blocks having mines and then implement in entire district after preparing a scheme.

Jul 14, 2016, 00:10 AM IST

Government could give permission to coal linkage policy

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Apr 29, 2016, 22:27 PM IST

Adani plans to set up large-scale solar project in Australia

After setting up one of the world's largest coal mines in Australia, ports-to-power conglomerate Adani Group is planning to build a large-scale solar project in the country.

Feb 08, 2016, 23:42 PM IST

China confirms deadly Xinjiang attack, says suspects killed

Chinese police have killed all but one of the 29 suspects in a deadly attack on a coal mine that killed 16 people in the restive region of Xinjiang, an official website reported Friday. The remaining suspect was arrested.

Nov 20, 2015, 11:16 AM IST

Third tranche of coal auction from Tuesday, 22 bids qualify

"Out of the total applications we received, 22 were found to be technically valid," an official said.

Aug 08, 2015, 21:53 PM IST

Coal mine collapses in central Philippines, 3 dead, 6 missing

Three people were killed and six others were still unaccounted for when an open pit coal mine in the central Philippines collapsed on Friday due to heavy monsoon rain, a local government official said.

Jul 17, 2015, 09:35 AM IST

Nine killed in China mine theft attempt

Nine people, who had sneaked into an abandoned coal mine in an attempted theft in eastern China's Fujian Province, have died after inhaling toxic gasses.

Jun 29, 2015, 00:24 AM IST

Govt to put 8 coal mines on block post 3rd round of auction

The government will put on the block eight more mines after 10 mines are auctioned in the third phase, for which the process has already begun, a top official on Wednesday said.

Jun 24, 2015, 14:27 PM IST

Four killed, four missing in coal mine accident in China

Four people were killed while as many were listed missing after a gas outburst at a coal mine in central China's Hunan Province .

May 30, 2015, 21:46 PM IST