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#Mine

# mine - Thursday 21 January, 2021

At least 15 days before trapped mine workers in China will be reached, authorities say
# Explosion
# Explosion

At least 15 days before trapped mine workers in China will be reached, authorities say

Jan 21st 2021, 4:54 PM 12,418 Views 10 Comments

One worker has died from head injuries in the explosion, state media said earlier.

# mine - Wednesday 5 September, 2018

A mine from World War II has been brought ashore in Kinsale
# Bomb Disposal
# Bomb Disposal

A mine from World War II has been brought ashore in Kinsale

Sep 5th 2018, 9:16 PM 21,218 Views 17 Comments

A bomb disposal team is on its way to the harbour.

# mine - Sunday 6 May, 2018

Rescuers search for three Polish miners after deadly quake
# Poland
# Poland

Rescuers search for three Polish miners after deadly quake

May 6th 2018, 2:50 PM 8,039 Views 1 Comment

Rescuers have not been able to establish communication with any of three other missing men.

# mine - Wednesday 3 May, 2017

At least 70 miners trapped after explosion
# Iran
# Iran

At least 70 miners trapped after explosion

May 3rd 2017, 2:43 PM 5,614 Views 4 Comments

Trapped methane gas exploded as workers tried to jump-start an engine, according to reports.

# mine - Wednesday 30 December, 2015

Eight pulled to safety after deadly mine collapse that registered as an earthquake
# China
# China

Eight pulled to safety after deadly mine collapse that registered as an earthquake

Dec 30th 2015, 8:10 AM 6,032 Views 1 Comment

Eight have been found after five days, one person has died and nine are missing.

# mine - Wednesday 18 February, 2015

Every younger sibling will understand this little cat's toy plight
# Mine
From The Daily Edge
# Mine

Every younger sibling will understand this little cat's toy plight

Feb 18th 2015, 7:36 AM 2,976 Views 0 Comments

What a bitch.

# mine - Saturday 6 December, 2014

Greece is not happy that one of the Parthenon Marbles was sent in secret to Russia
# MY MARBLES
# MY MARBLES

Greece is not happy that one of the Parthenon Marbles was sent in secret to Russia

Dec 6th 2014, 12:42 PM 11,137 Views 30 Comments

This is the first time in two centuries that any of the contested sculptures has left Britain.

# mine - Wednesday 9 July, 2014

WATCH: 'Keeper scores 95th minute goal to send his team into next round of Champions League qualifying
# Roy Of The Coloma
From The42
# Roy Of The Coloma

WATCH: 'Keeper scores 95th minute goal to send his team into next round of Champions League qualifying

Jul 9th 2014, 11:33 AM 6,194 Views 9 Comments

There’s only one Eloy Casals!

# mine - Saturday 17 May, 2014

Final death toll in Turkey mining disaster stands at 301
# Turkey
# Turkey

Final death toll in Turkey mining disaster stands at 301

May 17th 2014, 4:53 PM 6,072 Views 12 Comments

A fire had hampered rescue efforts earlier today, but the final two bodies have since been retrieved.

# mine - Wednesday 26 March, 2014

Tiny puppy masterfully puts bigger dog in its place at dinner time
# G'WAY OURRAH DAH
From The Daily Edge
# G'WAY OURRAH DAH

Tiny puppy masterfully puts bigger dog in its place at dinner time

Mar 26th 2014, 8:15 AM 3,436 Views 0 Comments

Little Sadie is having none of Foxey’s nonsense.

# mine - Monday 17 February, 2014

'No public safety issue' as 15 metre sinkhole appears in Kilkenny field
# Holey Moley
# Holey Moley

'No public safety issue' as 15 metre sinkhole appears in Kilkenny field

Feb 17th 2014, 1:36 PM 47,988 Views 87 Comments

The hole appeared near a disused mine over the weekend.

# mine - Sunday 16 February, 2014

Hundreds feared trapped in South Africa mine collapse, 11 rescued
# Illegal Mining
# Illegal Mining

Hundreds feared trapped in South Africa mine collapse, 11 rescued

Feb 16th 2014, 5:54 PM 8,894 Views 8 Comments

Officials say those rescued will be arrested for illegal mining.

# mine - Monday 27 January, 2014

Two-year-old meets his baby brother for the first time
# Mine
From The Daily Edge
# Mine

Two-year-old meets his baby brother for the first time

Jan 27th 2014, 2:40 PM 5,944 Views 1 Comment

This could go either way.

# mine - Wednesday 15 May, 2013

Rescuers use saws, wheelbarrows in dig to free trapped miners
# Indonesia
# Indonesia

Rescuers use saws, wheelbarrows in dig to free trapped miners

May 15th 2013, 10:24 AM 3,588 Views 0 Comments

The mine collapse took place at a gold and copper mine in Indonesia yesterday.

# mine - Friday 5 April, 2013

Man who died after partial collapse at Tipperary mine named as Mario Francis
# Mine
# Mine

Man who died after partial collapse at Tipperary mine named as Mario Francis

Apr 5th 2013, 9:30 PM 19,204 Views 14 Comments

The married father-of-two was trapped in a loader underneath a rockfall in an incident yesterday afternoon.

# mine - Monday 11 February, 2013

# mine - Tuesday 8 January, 2013

Positive results from gold mine test in Monaghan
# Gold Diggers
# Gold Diggers

Positive results from gold mine test in Monaghan

Jan 8th 2013, 12:04 PM 7,252 Views 20 Comments

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.

# mine - Monday 17 December, 2012

Ten girls killed in landmine blast in Afghanistan
# Tragedy
# Tragedy

Ten girls killed in landmine blast in Afghanistan

Dec 17th 2012, 10:46 AM 3,491 Views 6 Comments

The girls, all aged between 9 and 11, were collecting firewood early this morning before they were due to go to school.

# mine - Sunday 23 September, 2012

VIDEO: Two players carry the ball in for a touchdown
# Mine
From The42
# Mine

VIDEO: Two players carry the ball in for a touchdown

Sep 23rd 2012, 10:58 AM 1,093 Views 1 Comment

Only one of them could be credited with the score though.

# mine - Friday 14 September, 2012

South Africa: Mine shut down after unrest
# South Africa
# South Africa

South Africa: Mine shut down after unrest

Sep 14th 2012, 6:45 PM 2,535 Views 1 Comment

Operations were halted “to ensure the safety and security of employees and assets”.

# mine - Monday 20 August, 2012

South Africa's Lonmin mine reopens after strike deaths
# South Africa
# South Africa

South Africa's Lonmin mine reopens after strike deaths

Aug 20th 2012, 6:33 PM 2,526 Views 12 Comments

Mining company threatened to fire anyone who doesn’t show up for work tomorrow morning after wildcat strike led to 44 deaths.

# mine - Thursday 16 August, 2012

Police open fire on striking miners in South Africa
# South Africa
# South Africa

Police open fire on striking miners in South Africa

Aug 16th 2012, 8:19 PM 5,611 Views 28 Comments

A number of people were shot and injured in the incident, which occured as striking workers gathered near the Lonmin PLC platinum mine this afternoon.

# mine - Wednesday 25 July, 2012

Gold diggers: Positive results for gold in Wicklow and Wexford
# Goldmine
# Goldmine

Gold diggers: Positive results for gold in Wicklow and Wexford

Jul 25th 2012, 10:59 AM 7,101 Views 16 Comments

A survey in the region revealed we may soon be rolling in it…

# mine - Tuesday 17 July, 2012

28 miners rescued after underground ordeal
# Rescue
# Rescue

28 miners rescued after underground ordeal

Jul 17th 2012, 8:39 AM 2,499 Views 2 Comments

The gold miners had been trapped in underground chambers after a fire in the New Zealand mine.

# mine - Wednesday 19 October, 2011

Turkey launches Iraq incursion after fatal border attacks - report
# Turkey
# Turkey

Turkey launches Iraq incursion after fatal border attacks - report

Oct 19th 2011, 9:49 AM 367 Views 1 Comment

Twenty-six soldiers were killed in border attacks today, just a day after five policemen and three civilians were killed in a roadside bombing.

# mine - Friday 16 September, 2011

Fourth and final body found at Welsh mine
# Trapped Miners
# Trapped Miners

Fourth and final body found at Welsh mine

Sep 16th 2011, 7:09 PM 690 Views 8 Comments

Police in Wales have confirmed that the bodies of four miners missing since Thursday have been found and recovered.

# mine - Tuesday 30 August, 2011

China: 19 miners rescued after week, 3 more missing
# China
# China

China: 19 miners rescued after week, 3 more missing

Aug 30th 2011, 11:52 AM 88 Views 2 Comments

The mine the men were working in was ordered shut in 2007 but reopened – without permission – earlier this month.

# mine - Friday 29 July, 2011

Ukraine mine blast kills 16
# Ukraine
# Ukraine

Ukraine mine blast kills 16

Jul 29th 2011, 7:46 AM 132 Views 0 Comments

The blast took place early this morning more than half a mile underground.

# mine - Tuesday 19 October, 2010

All miners confirmed dead after Chinese mine explosion
# China
# China

All miners confirmed dead after Chinese mine explosion

Oct 19th 2010, 3:15 PM 134 Views 0 Comments

Rescue efforts end as last of the 37 bodies are removed from the scene of Saturday’s accident.

# mine - Monday 18 October, 2010

China mine death toll increases to 31
# China
# China

China mine death toll increases to 31

Oct 18th 2010, 1:50 PM 129 Views 0 Comments

The death toll in the Chinese explosion continues to grow – and the chances of rescuing trapped workers are slim.

# mine - Sunday 17 October, 2010

Death toll rises after mine gas leak in China
# Gas Explosion
# Gas Explosion

Death toll rises after mine gas leak in China

Oct 17th 2010, 1:51 PM 203 Views 0 Comments

Rescuers continue to search for missing men trapped underground.

# mine - Saturday 16 October, 2010

20 dead and 17 trapped in Chinese coal mine
# Gas Explosion
# Gas Explosion

20 dead and 17 trapped in Chinese coal mine

Oct 16th 2010, 10:31 AM 185 Views 0 Comments

Gas explosion leaves 20 dead and rescuers searching for trapped miners.