Trapped miners die in Johannesburg as result of underground fire Albert Buitenhuis will live to fight another 23-months in Christchurch, New Zealand after receiving ... AN underground fire at the Harmony Gold Doornkop gold mine west of Johannesburg claimed the lives of nine miners last week, while eight others were ... 02/5/2014 - 11:00 am | View Link
Trapped New Zealand miners rescued Twenty-eight miners have been rescued from New Zealand's Trio gold mine in the North Island town of Waihi after a fire trapped them underground for more than five hours. The miners were forced to take shelter in three underground refuge chambers after a ... 07/17/2012 - 5:42 am | View Link
Rescued: 28 trapped miners from New Zealand gold mine It was seven anxious hours before families awaiting news at the Trio Gold ... miners were "fine and everyone's in good spirits". He added: "One person may have smoke inhalation, and we will look after him as a precaution." Mr Grindlay said the cause of the ... 07/17/2012 - 1:47 am | View Link
All 28 miners rescued from New Zealand gold mine after fire; some were trapped for 7 hours WELLINGTON, New Zealand - Twenty-eight miners were rescued from a New Zealand gold mine Tuesday after a fire trapped the men underground for up to seven hours. A truck engine caught fire early Tuesday at the Trio mine in the North Island town of Waihi. 07/16/2012 - 11:13 pm | View Link
All 28 Miners Trapped by Fire Evacuated in NZ All 28 miners who were trapped by fire under gold mine near New Zealand North Island town of Waihi where a truck fire was reported on Tuesday morning have now been evacuated by mines rescue personnel. A spokesperson from the mine said all underground staff ... 07/16/2012 - 9:50 pm | View Link
Jim Sinclair's Mineset Posted September 13th, 2014 at 11:20 PM (CST) by Jim Sinclair & filed under In The News. Jim Sinclair’s Commentary. John Williams shares the following with us. 09/18/2014 - 1:07 pm | View Website
Mining in New Zealand Mining in New Zealand began when the indigenous Māori quarried rock such as argillite in times prior to European colonisation. Mining by Europeans began in the ... 09/18/2014 - 11:55 am | View Website
2010 Copiapó mining accident August September October 5 Aug 2010: Miners trapped 22 Aug 2010: Miners found alive Plan A – Strata 950 Plan B – Schramm T130 09/18/2014 - 9:03 am | View Website
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The Odd Masonic Imagery Surrounding the 33 Chilean Miners ... The rescue of the 33 unfortunate Chilean miners has definitely turn into an international media event. All aspects of the rescue have been carefully staged to make ... 09/15/2014 - 7:01 pm | View Website
The Senate gave final approval Thursday to President Obama's plan to arm Syrian opposition groups in the fight against Islamic State militants, a vote that upended party allegiances and hardened opposition to the administration's strategy.
Alibaba prices IPO at $68 per share
NEW YORK (AP) — Alibaba, the Chinese e-commerce powerhouse named after a fabled, poor woodsman who discovers a thieves' den full of treasures, is ready to strike it rich on the New York Stock Exchange.
The company priced its initial public offering of stock at $68 per share on Thursday, the top end of the expected price range, according to IPO investment adviser Renaissance Capital.