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Morning Breaking: Labourers trapped Inside Meghalaya Mine

The rescue workers have not managed to establish any contact with the miners since the night of December 12.

Dec 27, 2018, 09:34 AM IST

Jharkhand mine collapse: At least 11 workers dead

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Dec 30, 2016, 12:37 PM IST

Four miners rescued in China after 36 days trapped underground

The operation to save the men trapped more than 200 metres underground took two hours as they were hauled up to the surface one by one in a narrow capsule.

Jan 30, 2016, 00:28 AM IST

Brazil shuts mudslide mine in new blow to companies

Brazilian authorities have said they have halted operations at an iron ore mine where the collapse of a waste reservoir triggered a deadly mudslide, the latest blow to co-owners BHP Billiton and Vale.

Nov 10, 2015, 06:47 AM IST

Ukraine coastguard boat blast kills one, injures six

One Ukrainian coastguard was killed, five were injured and their commander remained unaccounted for on Sunday after their cutter hit a mine planted in the bay of the strategic eastern port of Mariupol, officials said.

Jun 08, 2015, 03:16 AM IST

Millions in gold stolen from Canadian mine in Mexico

Armed robbers made off with 7,000 ounces of gold worth $8.5 million at current prices from Canadian firm McEwen Mining`s mine in Sinaloa, Mexico, the company said.

Apr 08, 2015, 21:36 PM IST

Romanian worker kidnapped from Burkina Faso mine: Security sources

Gunmen on Saturday kidnapped a Romanian security guard from a mine in northern Burkina Faso and fled with him towards the border with Mali, security sources in both countries said.

Apr 05, 2015, 00:55 AM IST

Passenger bus hits landmine in east Ukraine, three dead: Police

 At least three people were killed and six injured in eastern Ukraine when a passenger bus hit a landmine in the government-controlled town of Artemivsk, some 50 kilometres (30 miles) from the separatist stronghold of Donetsk, a police official told AFP.

Mar 26, 2015, 02:29 AM IST

Woman shot dead protesting China-backed mine in Myanmar: Govt

A woman protesting against a controversial Chinese-backed copper mine in Myanmar has been shot dead, a government spokesman said Tuesday, announcing an investigation into how police handled the latest clash at the site.

Dec 23, 2014, 13:11 PM IST

40 workers rescued from flooded China mine, 16 still trapped

Forty workers trapped in a flooded coal mine in northeast China`s Heilongjiang province were on Friday rescued, as efforts are on to pull out 16 other miners.

Aug 15, 2014, 14:22 PM IST

Mine owners trespassing into govt property, claims Goa NGO

A Goa-based NGO, which had successfully petitioned the Supreme Court against illegal mining on Friday alleged that mine owners are occupying leases after the apex court order, amounting to trespassing into government property.

Jul 11, 2014, 23:25 PM IST

Turkey charges mining company CEO, two more, over disaster

Turkey has charged three more people with manslaughter over the country`s worst mining disaster, including the CEO of the company operating the pit, reports said today.

May 20, 2014, 13:30 PM IST

Turkish miner who survived says company to blame

Miner Erdal Bicak believes he knows why so many of his colleagues died in Turkey`s worst mining disaster: company negligence. And he knows one other thing, he`s never going back down any mine again.

May 17, 2014, 15:02 PM IST

Three dead, 13 missing in collapse of mine in Colombia

A collapse at one of Colombia`s many unlicensed mines has killed three people and left another 13 missing under tons of mud and rock, rescue officials said.

May 02, 2014, 13:26 PM IST

Iron ore transportation resumes at Odisha mine

Transportation of iron ore by road resumed at a state-run mine in Odisha, five months after it was stopped over law and order problems.

Aug 31, 2013, 00:07 AM IST

30 evacuated during fire at Sweden`s oldest mine

An official says a fire in Sweden`s oldest mine has forced the evacuation of 30 workers.

Aug 12, 2013, 09:01 AM IST

Five dead in China mine fire

The fire took place Sunday afternoon at Rongda Mining Limited Liability Company in Hulun Buir City when seven miners were working underground, reported Xinuha citing safety authorities.

Jun 24, 2013, 15:48 PM IST

One miner dead in Meghalaya mine

One miner has died and two more are trapped inside a flooded coal pit in Meghalaya, officials said Thursday.

May 16, 2013, 17:27 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

Nineteen rescued from mine in Poland

Rescue teams managed to save 19 miners who had become trapped 1,000 meters below ground in a mine in the western Polish town of Polkowice.

Mar 21, 2013, 12:05 PM IST