Nine dead in coal mine accident in Pakistan
At least 17 coal miners have reportedly lost their lives this year by choking to death inside collapsed coal mines in different areas of Balochistan and Khyber Pakhtunkhwa.
Coal miners continue to lose lives in Pakistan
The miserable conditions in mines have led to the death of more than 120 workers in recent months.
Workers stage protest against coal mine deaths in Pakistan
Eight miners have died in April alone. According to estimates, mine-related accidents kill between 100 to 200 laborers every year in the country.
Dozens trapped in the collapse of a makeshift gold mine in Indonesia
38 workers are confirmed to be trapped, with fears of even more buried, inside a makeshift gold mine in Sulawesi in eastern Indonesia, highlighting the dangerous shadow sector of unlicensed mining in Indonesia