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

Sep 5th 2018, 9:16 PM 21,156 Views 17 Comments

A bomb disposal team is on its way to the harbour.

Rescuers search for three Polish miners after deadly quake
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Rescuers search for three Polish miners after deadly quake

May 6th 2018, 2:50 PM 8,033 Views 1 Comment

Rescuers have not been able to establish communication with any of three other missing men.

At least 70 miners trapped after explosion
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At least 70 miners trapped after explosion

May 3rd 2017, 2:43 PM 5,607 Views 4 Comments

Trapped methane gas exploded as workers tried to jump-start an engine, according to reports.

Eight pulled to safety after deadly mine collapse that registered as an earthquake
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Eight pulled to safety after deadly mine collapse that registered as an earthquake

Dec 30th 2015, 8:10 AM 6,021 Views 1 Comment

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

Every younger sibling will understand this little cat's toy plight
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# Mine

Every younger sibling will understand this little cat's toy plight

Feb 18th 2015, 7:36 AM 2,971 Views 0 Comments

What a bitch.

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

Dec 6th 2014, 12:42 PM 11,091 Views 30 Comments

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

WATCH: 'Keeper scores 95th minute goal to send his team into next round of Champions League qualifying
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WATCH: 'Keeper scores 95th minute goal to send his team into next round of Champions League qualifying

Jul 9th 2014, 11:33 AM 6,187 Views 9 Comments

There’s only one Eloy Casals!

Final death toll in Turkey mining disaster stands at 301
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Final death toll in Turkey mining disaster stands at 301

May 17th 2014, 4:53 PM 6,063 Views 12 Comments

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

Tiny puppy masterfully puts bigger dog in its place at dinner time
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# G'WAY OURRAH DAH

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

Mar 26th 2014, 8:15 AM 3,430 Views 0 Comments

Little Sadie is having none of Foxey’s nonsense.

'No public safety issue' as 15 metre sinkhole appears in Kilkenny field
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'No public safety issue' as 15 metre sinkhole appears in Kilkenny field

Feb 17th 2014, 1:36 PM 47,912 Views 87 Comments

The hole appeared near a disused mine over the weekend.

Hundreds feared trapped in South Africa mine collapse, 11 rescued
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Hundreds feared trapped in South Africa mine collapse, 11 rescued

Feb 16th 2014, 5:54 PM 8,873 Views 8 Comments

Officials say those rescued will be arrested for illegal mining.

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

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

Jan 27th 2014, 2:40 PM 5,907 Views 1 Comment

This could go either way.

Rescuers use saws, wheelbarrows in dig to free trapped miners
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Rescuers use saws, wheelbarrows in dig to free trapped miners

May 15th 2013, 10:24 AM 3,579 Views 0 Comments

The mine collapse took place at a gold and copper mine in Indonesia yesterday.

Man who died after partial collapse at Tipperary mine named as Mario Francis
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Man who died after partial collapse at Tipperary mine named as Mario Francis

Apr 5th 2013, 9:30 PM 19,191 Views 14 Comments

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

The 9 at 9: Monday
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The 9 at 9: Monday

Feb 11th 2013, 8:44 AM 9,360 Views 11 Comments

Good morning. Here are nine things to know today.

Positive results from gold mine test in Monaghan
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Positive results from gold mine test in Monaghan

Jan 8th 2013, 12:04 PM 7,223 Views 20 Comments

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.

Ten girls killed in landmine blast in Afghanistan
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Ten girls killed in landmine blast in Afghanistan

Dec 17th 2012, 10:46 AM 3,486 Views 6 Comments

The girls, all aged between 9 and 11, were collecting firewood early this morning before they were due to go to school.

VIDEO: Two players carry the ball in for a touchdown
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VIDEO: Two players carry the ball in for a touchdown

Sep 23rd 2012, 10:58 AM 1,079 Views 1 Comment

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

South Africa: Mine shut down after unrest
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South Africa: Mine shut down after unrest

Sep 14th 2012, 6:45 PM 2,527 Views 1 Comment

Operations were halted “to ensure the safety and security of employees and assets”.

South Africa's Lonmin mine reopens after strike deaths
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South Africa's Lonmin mine reopens after strike deaths

Aug 20th 2012, 6:33 PM 2,505 Views 12 Comments

Mining company threatened to fire anyone who doesn’t show up for work tomorrow morning after wildcat strike led to 44 deaths.

Police open fire on striking miners in South Africa
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Police open fire on striking miners in South Africa

Aug 16th 2012, 8:19 PM 5,593 Views 28 Comments

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.

Gold diggers: Positive results for gold in Wicklow and Wexford
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Gold diggers: Positive results for gold in Wicklow and Wexford

Jul 25th 2012, 10:59 AM 7,062 Views 16 Comments

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

28 miners rescued after underground ordeal
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28 miners rescued after underground ordeal

Jul 17th 2012, 8:39 AM 2,488 Views 2 Comments

The gold miners had been trapped in underground chambers after a fire in the New Zealand mine.

Turkey launches Iraq incursion after fatal border attacks - report
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Turkey launches Iraq incursion after fatal border attacks - report

Oct 19th 2011, 9:49 AM 363 Views 1 Comment

Twenty-six soldiers were killed in border attacks today, just a day after five policemen and three civilians were killed in a roadside bombing.

Fourth and final body found at Welsh mine
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Fourth and final body found at Welsh mine

Sep 16th 2011, 7:09 PM 672 Views 8 Comments

Police in Wales have confirmed that the bodies of four miners missing since Thursday have been found and recovered.

China: 19 miners rescued after week, 3 more missing
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China: 19 miners rescued after week, 3 more missing

Aug 30th 2011, 11:52 AM 84 Views 2 Comments

The mine the men were working in was ordered shut in 2007 but reopened – without permission – earlier this month.

Ukraine mine blast kills 16
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Ukraine mine blast kills 16

Jul 29th 2011, 7:46 AM 129 Views 0 Comments

The blast took place early this morning more than half a mile underground.

All miners confirmed dead after Chinese mine explosion
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All miners confirmed dead after Chinese mine explosion

Oct 19th 2010, 3:15 PM 127 Views 0 Comments

Rescue efforts end as last of the 37 bodies are removed from the scene of Saturday’s accident.

China mine death toll increases to 31
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China mine death toll increases to 31

Oct 18th 2010, 1:50 PM 125 Views 0 Comments

The death toll in the Chinese explosion continues to grow – and the chances of rescuing trapped workers are slim.

Death toll rises after mine gas leak in China
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Death toll rises after mine gas leak in China

Oct 17th 2010, 1:51 PM 195 Views 0 Comments

Rescuers continue to search for missing men trapped underground.

20 dead and 17 trapped in Chinese coal mine
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20 dead and 17 trapped in Chinese coal mine

Oct 16th 2010, 10:31 AM 172 Views 0 Comments

Gas explosion leaves 20 dead and rescuers searching for trapped miners.