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Scientists Planning Expedition To Find Yeti
2011-10-04 11:21:34

A team of Russian and American scientists are planning what to some seem like a fairy tale adventure; a hunt for the elusive Abominable Snowman.

2011-03-24 07:40:00

Kemerovo in western Siberia announced its plans to open "a scientific institute for researchers to study yetis".

2009-02-13 07:54:00

MOSCOW, Feb. 13 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Mechel OAO (NYSE: MTL), one of the leading Russian mining and metals companies, announces changes to management of Mechel Mining OAO, its mining subsidiary.

2008-07-29 18:00:40

KEMEROVO. July 29 (Interfax) - A pre-investigation inspection has begun at the Lenin coal mine (in Mezhdurechensk, Kemerovo region), where 17 miners were injured as a result of today's mine blast.

2008-07-25 21:00:28

NOVOSIBIRSK. July 25 (Interfax) - The Russian Federal Environmental, Technological, and Atomic Oversight Service (Rostekhnadzor) has suspended the activity of over a half of the coalmines in the Kemerovo region following an industrial safety inspection.

2008-06-23 06:00:22

Text of report by Russian state news agency ITAR-TASS Kemerovo, 23 June: The accident at the Lenin mine in Kemerovo Region on 30 May, in which five miners died, was caused by a violation of rules on supporting the assembly chamber, and the rules for doing assembly work, Nikolay Smirnov, head of the state commission investigating the causes of the accident and acting head of the regional directorate of Rostekhnadzor [Federal Service for Ecological, Technological and Nuclear Monitoring], told...

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