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# mine - Wednesday 5 September, 2018

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

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

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

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

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

# mine - Wednesday 18 February, 2015

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

# mine - Saturday 6 December, 2014

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

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

# mine - Wednesday 9 July, 2014

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

# mine - Saturday 17 May, 2014

Final death toll in Turkey mining disaster stands at 301

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

# mine - Wednesday 26 March, 2014

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

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

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

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

Officials say those rescued will be arrested for illegal mining.

# mine - Monday 27 January, 2014

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

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

This could go either way.

# mine - Wednesday 15 May, 2013

Rescuers use saws, wheelbarrows in dig to free trapped miners

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

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

# mine - Monday 11 February, 2013

The 9 at 9: Monday

Good morning. Here are nine things to know today.

# mine - Tuesday 8 January, 2013

Positive results from gold mine test in Monaghan

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

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

From The42 VIDEO: Two players carry the ball in for a touchdown Mine This post contains videos

VIDEO: Two players carry the ball in for a touchdown

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

# mine - Friday 14 September, 2012

South Africa: Mine shut down after unrest

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

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 This post contains images

Police open fire on striking miners in South Africa

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

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

# mine - Tuesday 17 July, 2012

28 miners rescued after underground ordeal

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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 leaves 20 dead and rescuers searching for trapped miners.