Tag Archives: COAL MINE


Brazil’s Vale must change behavior after deadly dam bursts: solicitor...

02 February, 2019 12:58 pm 12:58 pm

BRUMADINHO (Reuters) – Brazilian miner Vale needs to change its behavior, cooperate more with authorities and be more transparent after a deadly dam collapse at one of its mines that likely killed more than 300 people, Brazil’s solicitor general said. Speaking with reporters in the town of Brumadinho, near Vale’s Corrego do Feijao mine that … Read More


Germany should fully phase out coal by 2038: commission

01 January, 2019 11:15 am 11:15 am

BERLIN (Reuters) – Germany should shut down its last coal-fired power plant by 2038 at the latest, a government-appointed commission said early on Saturday as part of a roadmap laying out an accelerated phase-out of the polluting fuel. Commission sources told Reuters the body agreed a total of 40 billion euros (£34.6 billion) should be … Read More

Nine labourers killed in Akhorwal coal mine explosion

09 September, 2018 2:03 pm 2:03 pm

KOHAT (92 News) – Nine labourers were killed on Wednesday in an explosion of a coal mine at the area Darra Adam Khel Adam Khel in Akhorwal. According to the reports, the explosion was triggered due to the filling of gas in the mine which resulted in the collapse of a part of the mine. … Read More

6 bodies recovered, 7 colliers trapped in Sangdi coal mine blast

08 August, 2018 8:10 am 8:10 am

QUETTA (92 News) – A blast occurred inside the Sangdi coal mine on Sunday late night, in which, six bodies recovered while at seven colliers trapped underground as efforts to rescue them were underway. As per details garnered, a blast occurred in the coal mine of Sangdi in Quetta resulting 15 colliers trapped in a … Read More

Coal mine blast kills four in southern China, another nine missing: Xinhua

08 August, 2018 9:31 am 9:31 am

BEIJING (Reuters) – Four workers were killed and nine were missing after an explosion at a small coal mine in China’s Guizhou province night, state-owned Xinhua News reported on Tuesday citing local authorities. The incident happened at Zimujia coal mine, run by private-owned Pannan Coal Investment Co, in Panzhou city. The coal mine has designed … Read More