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Thursday 30 March 2023 Dublin: 11°C

# gold mine

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# Afghanistan
At least 30 killed when shaft built by people looking for gold collapses
Illegal mining is common in Afghanistan, with the Taliban relying on the sector for much of its revenue.
# Nicaragua
20 miners rescued and five still missing after cave-in
The miners were trapped for nearly two days at an unlicensed gold mine.
# gold mine
More positive results from tests at Monaghan gold mine site
Results mean that processing of the gold should go more smoothly.
# Gold diggers
Positive results from gold mine test in Monaghan
The metallurgical test undertaken included grinding, crushing and other factors relating to the mill design that would be needed to process the output from the mine.
# Rescue
28 miners rescued after underground ordeal
The gold miners had been trapped in underground chambers after a fire in the New Zealand mine.