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Seven workers die as landslide hit marble mine in Buner

02 February, 2020 5:32 pm 5:32 pm

BUNER (92 News) – Seven workers died while 30 others were buried when the landslide hit a marble mine in Bampukha area, Buner on Saturday. The bodies of seven workers have been recovered. Five injured have been shifted to DHQ Hospital. Rescue activities are continuing to recover the workers buried under the debris. Meanwhile, Khyber … Read More

Nine children killed in Afghanistan mine blast

11 November, 2019 4:16 pm 4:16 pm

KABUL (Reuters) – Nine Afghan children were killed on Saturday when a mine exploded as they walked to school, police said, the latest victims in a growing toll of civilian casualties in the war. The blast happened in the northeastern province of Takhar. Saturday is a school day in Afghanistan. “This area is under Taliban … Read More