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Latest Shanxi mine blast Stories

2008-09-22 09:00:41

Coal mine accident traps over 30 miners in NE China province HARBIN, Sept. 20 (Xinhua) -- At least 30 miners were feared to have been trapped in a coal mine accident in Hegang City, northeast China's Heilongjiang Province early Saturday morning, according to a government source.

2008-09-21 09:00:22

Text of report in English by official Chinese news agency Xinhua (New China News Agency) [Xinhua: "Death Toll Rises To 19 in NE China Coal Mine Fire"] HEGANG, Heilongjiang, Sept.

2008-09-20 12:00:41

Text of report in English by official Chinese news agency Xinhua (New China News Agency) Harbin, 20 September: At least 30 miners were feared to have been trapped in a coal mine accident in Hegang City, northeast China's Heilongjiang Province early Saturday morning, according to a government source.

2008-09-20 12:00:41

Text of report in English by official Chinese news agency Xinhua (New China News Agency) [Xinhua: "2nd Ld: Five Dead, 26 Missing in NE China Coal Mine Fire"] HEGANG, Heilongjiang, Sept.

2008-09-15 06:00:29

By Keith Bradsher The governor and deputy governor of Shanxi Province lost their jobs Sunday after at least 254 villagers were killed when their homes were engulfed in a cascade of muddy iron ore waste from the reservoir of an unlicensed mine.

2008-09-14 06:00:15

Text of report in English by official Chinese news agency Xinhua (New China News Agency) [Xinhua: "Seven Dead, Three Missing in Central China Coal Mine Cave-In"] ZHENGZHOU, Sept.

2008-09-13 09:00:18

Text of report in English by official Chinese news agency Xinhua (New China News Agency) [Xinhua: "Five Dead in Illegal Coal Mine Blast in Southwest China"] CHENGDU, Sept.

2008-09-11 09:00:33

Coal mine gas blast kills five in SW China KUNMING, Sept. 10 (Xinhua) -- Five people had been confirmed dead in a gas explosion at a coal mine in southwest China's Yunnan Province, a local government spokesman said Wednesday. The accident happened at about 4:40 p.m.

2008-09-10 15:00:26

Text of report in English by official Chinese news agency Xinhua (New China News Agency) [Xinhua: "Coal Mine Gas Blast Kills Five in SW China"] Kunming, Sept.

2008-09-10 06:00:21

Text of report in English by official Chinese news agency Xinhua (New China News Agency) [Xinhua: "Nine Rescuers Hospitalized Following SW China Coal Mine Gas Blast"] KUNMING, Sept.


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