At least eight miners have been killed in a gas explosion in western Ukraine.
At least four people have been killed, while 12 are still trapped in the mine near the town of Sirvan in Siirt province.
The Russian government has confirmed that rescue operations have been halted after further blasts at a mine inside the Arctic Circle. claimed six lives.
New footage has been released showing the relief of four Chinese miners as they prepared to be rescued after 36 days trapped underground. Sitting in
The first of a group of four miners trapped underground for 36 days in China has been rescued, the BBC reports, citing state media. The miners were
President Petro Poroshenko declares Thursday a day of national mourning in Ukraine, as 33 are confirmed dead in the Zasyadko coal mine disaster.
More bodies have been brought out of the east Ukrainian coal mine where yesterday at least 33 people died in an underground blast. Throughout the
Thirty three miners are now confirmed dead after an explosion at a coal mine in the rebel-held Donetsk region of eastern Ukraine, indicating that
A blast at a coal mine in the rebel-controlled Donesk in eastern Ukraine has killed at least 32 people, according to a local official. Dozens of
More than 30 people were killed after an explosion at a coal mine in the separatist stronghold of Donetsk in eastern Ukraine, a local official said
Turkey’s national football team traveled to the disaster-hit town of Soma this week to pay their respects to the 301 workers who lost their lives in
Several officials from the company operating the Turkish mine which blew up last week killing more than 300 workers, have been charged by
Turkish police have detained 18 people as part of the investigation into last week’s mine disaster in Soma, according to local media. Those facing
Residents of the devastated Turkish mining town of Soma, where 301 people died in the country’s worst ever industrial disaster, are desperate for
More funerals were held on Saturday for some of the 301 men who died in Turkey’s worst ever mining disaster. They were laid to rest in the small
The bodies of 17 more miners have been brought out overnight in Soma,Turkey. They are believed to be the last left in the mine. It brings the total
A fire has broken out at the Turkish mine where 299 people were killed this week in the country’s worst ever industrial disaster. Turkey’s Energy
The sombre procession continues in the Turkish town of Soma as more bodies are retrieved from the mine. At least 292 miners lost their lives when
Police on Friday fired tear gas, water cannon and rubber bullets on thousands of protesters shouting anti-government slogans in Soma, the scene of
Anger and grief boiled over into a violent protest on Wednesday in the western Turkish town of Soma, where officials said at least 245 miners died in
At least one miner has been killed after an explosion caused a fire in a Turkish coal mine. As many as 200 more workers were trapped inside the
A soldier was killed and another injured in a landmine explosion on Mount Chaambi near the Tunisian-Algerian border on Friday, reported the state
Grieving families and colleagues have attended a collective funeral for the six miners who died on Monday in Spain’s worst mining accident for 18
A mining disaster in Spain has left six people dead and five others in hospital. There was no explosion. It is thought victims were overcome by
An investigation has been launched at a German potash mine after three workers died from breathing in carbon dioxide. The incident happened near
At a time when lucky people around the world are taking a holiday from conventional activities and the jobless are worrying when they’ll find work
There is anger in Chile after an investigation into a mine collapse failed to find anyone responsible. Thirty-three workers were left trapped
Croatian officials estimate that since the beginning of the Balkan Wars in 1991, 2,500 people have been killed by landmines. During the four-year
Three miners trapped in a flooded coal mine for close to 60 hours have been rescued. The three were imprisoned in the mine in China’s Guizhou
Ten girls were killed and two seriously wounded in a landmine explosion in eastern Afghanistan. The girls were out collecting firewood when one