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Hope fades for three gold miners trapped underground in South Africa | MINING.com

Rescue operations at South Africa's Lily mine have entered its sixth day with still no sight of a lamp room metal container in which three miners remained trapped since Friday morning. According to operator, Australia-based Vantage Goldfields (ASX:VGO), the last ...

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South Africa: 950 miners trapped underground | Africa Mining News

About 950 workers remain trapped in a gold mine in South Africa after a storm caused a power cut, preventing them from getting out, Without electricity, lifts could not bring…

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All of the trapped miners rescued from South Africa mine - CNN

Six miners who refused to come out of an illegal gold mine in South Africa have been rescued, rescuers from ER24 emergency medical service told CNN on Tuesday.Six miners who refused to come out of an illegal gold mine in South Africa have been rescued ...

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South Africa: more than 950 trapped gold miners brought to surface | World news | The Guardian

The Sibanye gold mineshaft in South Africa, where hundreds of miners are trapped underground following a power outage. Photograph: Gianluigi Guercia/AFP/Getty Images At least 900 gold miners who were trapped in a South African mine for more than 24 hours after a power outage were safely evacuated on

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Some South African miners freed; others won't leave for fear of arrest - CNN

More miners were freed Monday after being trapped for two days in an illegal gold mine in South Africa, authorities said. More miners were freed Monday after being trapped for two days in an illegal gold mine in South Africa, authorities said. Breaking News World

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South Africa: Families of Trapped Lily Mine Workers Each Paid R200 000 - Labour Union - allAfrica.com

Nkambule, Nyarenda and Mnisi were in a lamp room housed in a shipping container on the surface of the coal mine, when an underground supporting pillar collapsed on February 5, 2016. The container was buried under about 60m of rock and soil. Seventy miners ...

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Miners trapped underground at Sibanye-Stillwater, South Africa | World | News | Express.co.uk

1000 miners TRAPPED underground - power cut leaves gold miners STRANDED ALMOST 1,000 miners were trapped underground at a gold mine in South Africa after a storm knocked ... The miners were trapped at Beatrix mine in central South Africa, near the ...

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955 South African miners rescued after more than 24 hours underground

A storm knocked out power Wednesday night. ... Miners who were trapped underground are transported to a safe holding area after being trapped underground at the Sibanye Stillwater's Beatrix mine, Welkom, South Africa, Feb. 2, 2018.

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All 955 miners trapped in S.Africa rescued

All 955 gold miners trapped underground for more than a day in South Africa after a power cut were rescued unharmed on Friday, to the joy of waiting relatives. "Everybody's out," mine spokesman James Wellsted told AFP, adding that there were no deaths or ...

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Hundreds of miners trapped underground in South Africa at Beatrix Gold Mine run by Sibanye-Stillwater

Hundreds of miners trapped underground in South Africa at Beatrix Gold Mine run by Sibanye-Stillwater A PAINSTAKING rescue mission is underway as almost 1000 miners in South Africa were stuck underground after a lightning strike knocked out power to the ...

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900 Trapped South African Miners Safely Evacuated After Power Outage

In this Feb. 1, 2018 photo, rescue workers prepare to rescue more than 900 miners from the Sibanye-Stillwater's Beatrix mine near Welkom, South Africa. The miners were brought to the surface Friday Feb. 2 2018 after a power failure, caused by a severe storm ...

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200 miners trapped underground in South Africa - Telegraph

200 miners trapped underground in South Africa Hundreds of men searching for gold in an abandoned mine shaft have been trapped below ground near Johannesburg, in what could be a deliberate act by rival miners By ...

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More than 400 miners are killed in an underground collapse at Coalbrook mine | South African History Online

In the worst mine disaster in South Africa, a large section of the Clydesdale Colliery,at the Coalbrook mine near Sasolburg, Orange Free State, caved in and trapped 435 (or 440) mineworkers 180m underground. There were no survivors. No machine capable of ...

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Mining accident - Wikipedia

A mining accident is an accident that occurs during the process of mining minerals. Thousands of miners die from mining accidents each year, especially from underground coal mining ...

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Nearly 1,000 Miners Trapped in South African Gold Mine

A powerful storm has left nearly 1,000 people trapped in a mine in central South Africa. Mining officials are currently able to send food and water down to the miners but have not set a timetable on recovery. So long as ventilation remains unaffected, no one is in ...

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All 955 miners trapped in S. Africa rescued - World - The Jakarta Post

All 955 gold miners trapped underground for more than a day in South Africa after a power cut were rescued unharmed on Friday, to the relief of waiting relatives. All 955 gold miners trapped underground for more than a day in South Africa after a power cut were ...

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950 Miners Trapped In South African Mine

About 950 gold miners were on Thursday stuck underground in South Africa after a massive power outage, the mine's owner said. About 950 gold miners were on Thursday stuck underground in South Africa after a massive power outage, the mine's owner said. ...

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Twenty-six miners trapped in a Swaziland coal mine are rescued with help from South Africa. | South African History Online

Twenty-six miners were trapped when a roof collapsed at the Emaswati Coal mine near Mpaka, Swaziland. The fastest way to get the miners out was through a drill which the Mine's management immediately requested from South Africa's Chamber of Mines. The ...

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South Africa gold mine: About 950 workers trapped underground - BBC News

Trade union officials said they feared that the lives of the miners, trapped since Wednesday night, were at risk. ... South Africa has some of the world's deepest and most dangerous mines. More than 80 fatalities were recorded in the country's mines in 2017. ...

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One miner dies after being trapped in South African gold mine | MINING.com

Sibanye-Stillwater said five of 13 miners trapped underground in a South African gold mine were rescued but one of the five had died. Toggle navigation MyHome News Gold Copper Iron Ore Diamond Oil Sands Coal Nickel Platinum Group Metals ...

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All 955 miners trapped in South Africa rescued

All 955 gold miners trapped underground for more than a day in South Africa after a power cut were rescued unharmed on Friday, to the relief of waiting All 955 gold miners trapped underground for more than a day in South Africa after a power cut were rescued ...

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All 955 miners trapped in South Africa rescued | Arab News

THEUNISSEN: All 955 gold miners trapped underground for more than a day in South Africa after a power cut were rescued unharmed on Friday, to the joy of waiting relatives. "Everybody's out," mine spokesman James Wellsted told AFP, adding that there were no ...

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South African rescue under way for illegal miners trapped underground | World news | The Guardian

Rescue workers attempt to free trapped miners near Benoni, South Africa. Photograph: AP A rescue operation is under way in South Africa to reach illegal miners trapped underground since Saturday, amid claims that more than 200 people were underground – although emergency workers believe the figure

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950 Gold Miners Trapped Underground In S.Africa - YouTube

"About 950 gold miners were stuck underground in South Africa on Thursday after a power cut, the mine's owner said, though the workers were not reported to b...

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South Africa storm leaves 950 miners trapped underground near Johannesburg | Daily Star

A major rescue operation is under way after 950 miners were trapped. They were unable to get out after a huge storm sparked a power cut at the Beatrix mine, South Africa, near Johannesburg. In a statement Joseph Mathunjwa, president of the Association of ...

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