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India's Coal Production Rises 34% In May

India's Coal Production Rises 34% In May

Coal output in the corresponding month of the previous fiscal was 53.25 MT, as per provisional data of the Ministry of Coal.

08 June 2022
Coal Demand To Exceed Domestic Supply In This Fiscal

Coal Demand To Exceed Domestic Supply In This Fiscal

The development assumes significance in the wake of certain parts of the country grappling with power outages in the wake of a shortage of coal.

29 May 2022

Telangana Coal Mine Mishap: Rescue Efforts Continue

Efforts are underway to rescue the remaining four people, including two officials. The rescue team is manually removing the debris, police said.

Jharkhand: 3 Abandoned Coal Mines Collapse In Dhanbad, Many Feared Trapped

Jharkhand: 3 Abandoned Coal Mines Collapse In Dhanbad, Many Feared Trapped

According to the Superintendent of Police (Dhanbad-Rural) Reeshma Ramesan, the incidents happened during illegal mining and only the coal companies can specify...

01 February 2022

Mexico Mine Collapse Lead To 4 Dead And 3 Missing

Small coal mine in Coahuila state has been receiving complaints for years about unsafe conditions at coal mines

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31 May 2021
Five Persons Feared Trapped In Meghalaya Coal Mine

Five Persons Feared Trapped In Meghalaya Coal Mine

The incident occurred in Sutnga area of East Jaintia Hills district on Sunday. The miners got trapped after water flooded the mine, police said


05 December 2020
18 Killed In Carbon Monoxide Poisoning In China's Coal Mine

18 Killed In Carbon Monoxide Poisoning In China's Coal Mine

The accident took place on Friday evening when workers were dismantling equipment in the pit with 24 workers trapped underground


27 September 2020
Carbon Monoxide Kills 16 In Coal Mine In Southwest China

Carbon Monoxide Kills 16 In Coal Mine In Southwest China

A total of 17 people were trapped in the mine, the Chongqing municipal government said on its social media account. One person was taken to a hospital, and the...


25 February 2019
Meghalaya Mine Tragedy: Skeleton Of Trapped Miner Spotted On Day 74 Of Collapse

Meghalaya Mine Tragedy: Skeleton Of Trapped Miner Spotted On Day 74 Of Collapse

The Army has also joined the rescue operations along with the Navy, the NDRF and other agencies.


26 January 2019
Meghalaya Mine Tragedy: Navy Divers Detect Another Body In Rat-Hole

Meghalaya Mine Tragedy: Navy Divers Detect Another Body In Rat-Hole

On Friday, the body of a coal miner retrieved from the flooded coal mine on Thursday was identified as Amir Hussain of western Assam's Chirang district.


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24 January 2019
Meghalaya Miner’s Body Pulled Out, 42 Days After 15 Workers Were Trapped

Meghalaya Miner’s Body Pulled Out, 42 Days After 15 Workers Were Trapped

The highly decomposed body was pulled to the water surface by an underwater remotely operated vehicle (UROV) and then taken out.


21 January 2019
Meghalaya Mine Tragedy: Navy Abandons Operation To Retrieve Body Of Dead Miner

Meghalaya Mine Tragedy: Navy Abandons Operation To Retrieve Body Of Dead Miner

The Naval divers suspended their operation to retrieve the body of an unidentified miner as the body is disintegrating with every pull by the ROV.


17 January 2019
After One Month, One Body Recovered From Rat-Hole Mine In Meghalaya

After One Month, One Body Recovered From Rat-Hole Mine In Meghalaya

The divers have managed to bring the body to the mouth of the mine and it will now be retrieved in the presence of doctors, said Indian Navy.


17 January 2019
Month After Meghalaya Mine Tragedy, Navy Recovers One Body

Month After Meghalaya Mine Tragedy, Navy Recovers One Body

The body was recovered from the 'rat-hole' mine and was handed over to doctors for further supervision.


13 January 2019
One Month After Mishap, No Trace Of 15 Miners Trapped In Meghalaya Mine

One Month After Mishap, No Trace Of 15 Miners Trapped In Meghalaya Mine

The green tribunal had imposed a blanket ban on coal mining and transportation in Meghalaya in 2014, citing unscientific methods and absence of safety measures.


13 January 2019
21 Miners Killed As Roof Collapses In Coal Mine In China

21 Miners Killed As Roof Collapses In Coal Mine In China

The death toll in the coal mine roof collapse in China's Shaanxi Province has risen to 21 as rescuers found dead bodies of the other two trapped miners on...


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11 January 2019
Navy Deploys Five Remotely-Operated Vehicles To Rescue Trapped Miners In Meghalaya

Navy Deploys Five Remotely-Operated Vehicles To Rescue Trapped Miners In Meghalaya

Supreme Court bench has sought to know from the state's counsel as to whether any action had been taken against those indulging in illegal mining activities...


07 January 2019
Meghalaya: Two Dead After Another Mine Collapses, Rescue Operations Hit Roadblock At Old Site

Meghalaya: Two Dead After Another Mine Collapses, Rescue Operations Hit Roadblock At Old Site

The fresh accident at Mooknor, Jalyiah village, about 5 km from the district headquarters in East Jaintia Hills, came to light after one Philip Bareh filed a...


05 January 2019
Meghalaya Govt To Pay Rs 100 Cr Fine For Failing To Curb Illegal Mining

Meghalaya Govt To Pay Rs 100 Cr Fine For Failing To Curb Illegal Mining

The National Green Tribunal imposed Rs 100 crore fine on the state government as a 'deterrent' and for its 'inaction' to curb illegal mining in the north...


04 January 2019
‘I Want To Go There, Look For Him’: Father Of Trapped Meghalaya Miner In Search For His Son

‘I Want To Go There, Look For Him’: Father Of Trapped Meghalaya Miner In Search For His Son

While the State Disaster Response Force and National Disaster Rescue Force initially started the rescue operation with limited manpower and machines, Coal...


04 January 2019
No Blueprint Available, Facing Difficulties In Rescuing Trapped Meghalaya Miners: Centre To SC

No Blueprint Available, Facing Difficulties In Rescuing Trapped Meghalaya Miners: Centre To SC

The bench directed the Centre and other authorities to file a status report on the steps taken and progress made in the rescue operation on January 7.


03 January 2019
‘Not Satisfied With Steps Taken, It’s A Question Of Life And Death’: SC On Trapped Meghalaya Miners

‘Not Satisfied With Steps Taken, It’s A Question Of Life And Death’: SC On Trapped Meghalaya Miners

SC says prompt, immediate and effective operation is required to rescue people trapped inside illegal mine in Meghalaya.


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