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2008-09-14 12:00:19

Authorities in China's Henan Province say seven men died when a tunnel in a coal mine collapsed in Luoyang City. Three other miners were missing after Saturday's collapse in central China, reported Xinhua, China's official news service.

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.


Word of the Day
dapifer
  • One who brings meat to the table; hence, in some countries, the official title of the grand master or steward of the king's or a nobleman's household.
The word 'dapifer' comes from Latin roots meaning 'feast' and 'bearer'.