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  • Killer coal mines of Meghalaya: Livelihood or deathtrap?

    On April 17, 2014, the National Green Tribunal imposed a blanket ban on unscientific methods of coal mining, particularly rathole mining, in Meghalaya. Rathole mining is a form of mining unique to Meghalaya owing to the thin layers of coal prevalent in the state and is considered to be a cheaper alternative to largescale operations.

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  • Meghalaya Coal Mine Collapse: 13 trapped CM admits to

    An unfortunate accident in Meghalaya gained the headlines when around 13 miners are believed to be trapped in an illegal "rat hole" coal mine in Meghalaya''s East Jaintia Hills. The mine was loed near the Lytein river in Ksan village. It is reported that the interiors of the mine flooded and collapsed when the miners were digging.

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  • Body of One of 15 Trapped Meghalaya Miners india.com

    Jan 17, 2019 · Guwahati: After 33 days of futile attempts to rescue the 15 miners trapped in an illegal rathole coal mine in Meghalaya''s East Jaintia Hills district, the body of one of them was found on

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  • Miner who survived Meghalaya coal mine mishap reveals

    Guwahati: A miner who survived the mishap that struck an illegal coal mine in Meghalaya on Thursday claimed 17 men, not 13 as widely reported, are stuck inside. Sayeb Ali, a 25yearold coal miner from Assam''s Chirang district, shared how he and four others who were on the ground had tried to save their fellow workers stuck inside the 380foot rathole mine but failed.

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  • Meghalaya miners: 15 labourers trapped in Meghalaya coal

    Dec 27, 2018 · A total of 15 miners are trapped in a 370footdeep illegal mine in the Ksan area of Lumthari village in Meghalaya since December 13. The NDRF had

    Get price
  • Meghalaya govt colluded with miners: Report to SC North

    Meghalaya govt colluded with miners: Report to SC The first part of the report, submitted to the Supreme Court in the first week of December, had named about a dozen politicians who allegedly own coal mines themselves or have relatives who are coal miners.

    Get price
  • Killer coal mines of Meghalaya: Livelihood or deathtrap?

    On April 17, 2014, the National Green Tribunal imposed a blanket ban on unscientific methods of coal mining, particularly rathole mining, in Meghalaya. Rathole mining is a form of mining unique to Meghalaya owing to the thin layers of coal prevalent in the state and is considered to be a cheaper alternative to largescale operations.

    Get price
  • Meghalaya mine News Latest meghalaya mine News

    Rescue teams from IAF, Coal India to reach Meghalaya mine on Friday Two weeks since at least 15 miners got trapped in a flooded coal mine in East Jaintia Hills, help has finally started comingin. Congress MP Shashi Tharoor intervened to rope in a private pump manufacturing company.

    Get price
  • Rescue Ops On, but No Update on Trapped Miners in Flooded

    Dec 27, 2018 · Rescue operations underway at the coal mine in Meghalaya''s East Jaintia Hills district. (Photo: IANS) Two weeks on, there''s no relief in sight for the 15 miners languishing in an inundated

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  • Meghalaya coal mine Latest News on Meghalaya coal mine

    Four miners die of suffoion in Megahalaya coal mine. Four miners have died of suffoion inside hazardous rathole coal pits in a remote mining area near the IndoBangladesh border in Meghalaya''s South West Khasi Hills district and another was crushed in a quarry, officials said on Saturday. Oct 12, 2013, 13:35 PM IST

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  • meghalaya coal mining: Latest News & Videos, Photos about

    meghalaya coal mining Latest Breaking News, Pictures, Videos, and Special Reports from The Economic Times. meghalaya coal mining Blogs, Comments and Archive News on Economictimes.com

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  • Meghalaya mine collapse: What it''s like to work in a ''rat

    Jan 03, 2019 · The haunting account of an Indian coal worker who quit days before the tragedy hit. Meghalaya mine collapse: What it''s like to work in a ''rathole'' mine Abdul who had lasted a week

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  • Supreme Court Allows Coal Mining in Meghalaya

    A Correspondent. SHILLONG: The Supreme Court on Wednesday has allowed coal mining operations in Meghalaya, on the privately and community owned land subject to the permissions from the concerned authorities. The Supreme Court said, "We clarify that in event mining operations are undertaken in privately owned/community owned land in Hills Districts of Meghalaya in accordance with mining

    Get price
  • Meghalaya Miners: 2 Killed in Another Mine Collapse

    Two coal miners were killed after another illegal coal mine collapsed in Meghalaya''s East Jaintia Hills even as the fate of 15 miners, trapped inside a flooded coal pit, remained uncertain, an

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  • NGT TO DECIDE THE FATE OF COAL MINING IN MEGHALAYA

    NGT TO DECIDE THE FATE OF COAL MINING IN MEGHALAYA TODAY . NEW DELHI: The National Green Tribunal (NGT) will finally pronounce its orders today on transportation of the extracted coal as well as reopening of coal mining in the state of Meghalaya after

    Get price
  • Supreme Court Allows Coal Mining in Meghalaya

    A Correspondent. SHILLONG: The Supreme Court on Wednesday has allowed coal mining operations in Meghalaya, on the privately and community owned land subject to the permissions from the concerned authorities. The Supreme Court said, "We clarify that in event mining operations are undertaken in privately owned/community owned land in Hills Districts of Meghalaya in accordance with mining

    Get price
  • Foul Smell, Wait For Bigger Pumps: Meghalaya Miners

    Dec 26, 2018 · Foul Smell, Wait For Bigger Pumps: Meghalaya Miners'' Rescue Nears Week 3 of unbiased and comprehensive news and entertainment programmes in India and abroad. In Illegal Coal Mine

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  • NGT Panel Meet on Coal Mining in Shillong sentinelassam.com

    A Correspondent. SHILLONG: The Meghalaya government on Tuesday has sought time from the NGT Committee on coal mining to make a policy decision on issues of auctioning and transportation of coal as per the direction of the Supreme Court. During the NGT panel meet which was held in the city, the government asked the Justice (retired) BP Katakey ledcommittee to give a month''s time to formulate

    Get price
  • Meghalaya govt colluded with miners: Report to SC North

    Meghalaya govt colluded with miners: Report to SC The first part of the report, submitted to the Supreme Court in the first week of December, had named about a dozen politicians who allegedly own coal mines themselves or have relatives who are coal miners.

    Get price
  • Meghalaya Coal Mine Tragedy: Navy Robot Loes Third Body

    Indian Navy divers have loed a third body, completely decomposed, in the 370feet deep flooded coal mine in the East Jaintia Hills district of Meghalaya, where over a dozen miners remain

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  • meghalaya coal mining: Latest News & Videos, Photos about

    meghalaya coal mining Latest Breaking News, Pictures, Videos, and Special Reports from The Economic Times. meghalaya coal mining Blogs, Comments and Archive News on Economictimes.com

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  • Meghalaya coal mine News Latest meghalaya coal mine News

    ETEnergyworld.com brings latest meghalaya coal mine news, views and updates from all top sources for the Indian Energy industry.

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  • Meghalaya Mining: Two Weeks On, 15 Workers Still Trapped

    It has been two weeks since at least 15 mine workers have been trapped in an illegal mine in Meghalaya''s coalrich East Jaintia Hills area. Now the Indian Air Force and a 21member team of Odisha Fire Services have come forward to lend their help. In the northeastern state of Meghalaya, where

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  • Meghalaya mine News Latest meghalaya mine News

    Rescue teams from IAF, Coal India to reach Meghalaya mine on Friday Two weeks since at least 15 miners got trapped in a flooded coal mine in East Jaintia Hills, help has finally started comingin. Congress MP Shashi Tharoor intervened to rope in a private pump manufacturing company.

    Get price
  • Illegal coal mining in Meghalaya has political backing: Report

    Coal mining was a key poll issue for the opposition which used it to turn the table on Congress. The BJP, which is also a coalition partner of the Meghalaya Government led by Conrad Sangma, also promised it would solve the problem of illegal mining within 180 days. According to the report submitted to the Supreme Court, though the Meghalaya CM

    Get price
  • Meghalaya Coal Mine News: Latest News and Updates on

    Jul 20, 2019 · Caught Between Coal Mafia and Flooding Dangers, Meghalaya Mine Was Disaster From Day One. The coal mine in Meghalaya’s East Jaintia Hills, where 14 workers are trapped since a week, has put the spotlight on rampant illegal coal mining in the state, despite a ban by National Green Tribunal in 2014.

    Get price
  • Meghalaya suspends rathole coal mining downtoearth.org.in

    Acting on the orders of the National Green Tribunal (NGT), the Meghalaya government last week suspended rathole mining and transportation of coal in the entire state. The announcement came formally through a press statement by Y Tsering, state principal secretary for mining and geology. The

    Get price
  • Inside Meghalaya''s coal mines: Lives at risk, violation of

    Inside Meghalaya''s coal mines: Lives at risk, violation of NGT ban Four years after the National Green Tribunal ordered a ban on coal mining in Meghalaya, illegal practices continue unabated in the state, putting lives at risk every day

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  • Coal News Coal Mining, Investment and Price News

    Coal mining, investment and price news from MINING.com. The latest news on coal mines and properties, mining companies and coal prices.

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  • Meghalaya Mine Tragedy: Indian Navy pulls out one miner''s

    Jan 24, 2019 · Indian Navy on Thursday extracted the decomposed remains of one of the 15 miners trapped in the illegal rathole coal mine in Meghalaya''s East Jaintia Hills The body has been sent for postmortem by the Indian Navy personnel His body was detected, one week ago on January 17, at a depth of approx

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  • Meghalaya mine tragedy: One body detected, recovery

    Jan 17, 2019 · Meghalaya mine tragedy: One body detected, recovery underway, says Navy Fifteen miners have been trapped inside the illegal coal mine in East Jaintia Hills since December 13. The mine got flooded when water from the nearby Lytein river gushed into it. It is feared that none of the miners would make it alive. The Week Mobile App.

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  • Meghalaya miners: 15 labourers trapped in Meghalaya coal

    Dec 27, 2018 · A total of 15 miners are trapped in a 370footdeep illegal mine in the Ksan area of Lumthari village in Meghalaya since December 13. The NDRF had

    Get price
  • A week goes by, 13 miners still trapped Meghalaya''s coal

    Dec 21, 2018 · Shillong: More than a week has passed, yet there''s no rescue in sight for the 13 miners trapped in the coal mine for Meghalaya''s East Jaintia Hills. Over 100 personnel from the NDRF, SDRF and the state police are currently camping on top of the 370 feetdeep mine.

    Get price
  • Supreme Court resumes hearing on coal mining ban in Meghalaya

    Supreme Court resumes hearing on coal mining ban in Meghalaya Northeast Now is a multiapp based hyperregional bilingual news portal. Led by a group of professionals, the digital news platform covers every inch of the eight states of northeast India and the five neighbouring countries. It is the first of its kind new media initiative in

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  • News This Week MiningWeekly.com

    News This Week highlights latest mining news developments from the Mining Weekly news magazine. the coalmining subsidiary of the major Brazilian mining group Vale, has announced that it has

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  • Killer coal mines of Meghalaya: Livelihood or deathtrap?

    On April 17, 2014, the National Green Tribunal imposed a blanket ban on unscientific methods of coal mining, particularly rathole mining, in Meghalaya. Rathole mining is a form of mining unique to Meghalaya owing to the thin layers of coal prevalent in the state and is considered to be a cheaper alternative to largescale operations.

    Get price
  • Meghalaya Coal Mine Collapse: 13 trapped CM admits to

    An unfortunate accident in Meghalaya gained the headlines when around 13 miners are believed to be trapped in an illegal "rat hole" coal mine in Meghalaya''s East Jaintia Hills. The mine was loed near the Lytein river in Ksan village. It is reported that the interiors of the mine flooded and collapsed when the miners were digging.

    Get price
  • Body of One of 15 Trapped Meghalaya Miners india

    Jan 17, 2019 · Guwahati: After 33 days of futile attempts to rescue the 15 miners trapped in an illegal rathole coal mine in Meghalaya''s East Jaintia Hills district, the body of one of them was found on

    Get price
  • Miner who survived Meghalaya coal mine mishap reveals

    Guwahati: A miner who survived the mishap that struck an illegal coal mine in Meghalaya on Thursday claimed 17 men, not 13 as widely reported, are stuck inside. Sayeb Ali, a 25yearold coal miner from Assam''s Chirang district, shared how he and four others who were on the ground had tried to save their fellow workers stuck inside the 380foot rathole mine but failed.

    Get price
  • Meghalaya miners: 15 labourers trapped in Meghalaya coal

    Dec 27, 2018 · A total of 15 miners are trapped in a 370footdeep illegal mine in the Ksan area of Lumthari village in Meghalaya since December 13. The NDRF had

    Get price
  • Meghalaya govt colluded with miners: Report to SC North

    Meghalaya govt colluded with miners: Report to SC The first part of the report, submitted to the Supreme Court in the first week of December, had named about a dozen politicians who allegedly own coal mines themselves or have relatives who are coal miners.

    Get price
  • Killer coal mines of Meghalaya: Livelihood or deathtrap?

    On April 17, 2014, the National Green Tribunal imposed a blanket ban on unscientific methods of coal mining, particularly rathole mining, in Meghalaya. Rathole mining is a form of mining unique to Meghalaya owing to the thin layers of coal prevalent in the state and is considered to be a cheaper alternative to largescale operations.

    Get price
  • Meghalaya mine News Latest meghalaya mine News

    Rescue teams from IAF, Coal India to reach Meghalaya mine on Friday Two weeks since at least 15 miners got trapped in a flooded coal mine in East Jaintia Hills, help has finally started comingin. Congress MP Shashi Tharoor intervened to rope in a private pump manufacturing company.

    Get price
  • Rescue Ops On, but No Update on Trapped Miners in Flooded

    Dec 27, 2018 · Rescue operations underway at the coal mine in Meghalaya''s East Jaintia Hills district. (Photo: IANS) Two weeks on, there''s no relief in sight for the 15 miners languishing in an inundated

    Get price
  • Meghalaya coal mine Latest News on Meghalaya coal mine

    Four miners die of suffoion in Megahalaya coal mine. Four miners have died of suffoion inside hazardous rathole coal pits in a remote mining area near the IndoBangladesh border in Meghalaya''s South West Khasi Hills district and another was crushed in a quarry, officials said on Saturday. Oct 12, 2013, 13:35 PM IST

    Get price
  • meghalaya coal mining: Latest News & Videos, Photos about

    meghalaya coal mining Latest Breaking News, Pictures, Videos, and Special Reports from The Economic Times. meghalaya coal mining Blogs, Comments and Archive News on Economictimes

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  • Meghalaya mine collapse: What it''s like to work in a ''rat

    Jan 03, 2019 · The haunting account of an Indian coal worker who quit days before the tragedy hit. Meghalaya mine collapse: What it''s like to work in a ''rathole'' mine Abdul who had lasted a week

    Get price
  • Supreme Court Allows Coal Mining in Meghalaya

    A Correspondent. SHILLONG: The Supreme Court on Wednesday has allowed coal mining operations in Meghalaya, on the privately and community owned land subject to the permissions from the concerned authorities. The Supreme Court said, "We clarify that in event mining operations are undertaken in privately owned/community owned land in Hills Districts of Meghalaya in accordance with mining

    Get price
  • Meghalaya Miners: 2 Killed in Another Mine Collapse

    Two coal miners were killed after another illegal coal mine collapsed in Meghalaya''s East Jaintia Hills even as the fate of 15 miners, trapped inside a flooded coal pit, remained uncertain, an

    Get price
  • NGT TO DECIDE THE FATE OF COAL MINING IN MEGHALAYA

    NGT TO DECIDE THE FATE OF COAL MINING IN MEGHALAYA TODAY . NEW DELHI: The National Green Tribunal (NGT) will finally pronounce its orders today on transportation of the extracted coal as well as reopening of coal mining in the state of Meghalaya after

    Get price
  • Supreme Court Allows Coal Mining in Meghalaya

    A Correspondent. SHILLONG: The Supreme Court on Wednesday has allowed coal mining operations in Meghalaya, on the privately and community owned land subject to the permissions from the concerned authorities. The Supreme Court said, "We clarify that in event mining operations are undertaken in privately owned/community owned land in Hills Districts of Meghalaya in accordance with mining

    Get price
  • Foul Smell, Wait For Bigger Pumps: Meghalaya Miners

    Dec 26, 2018 · Foul Smell, Wait For Bigger Pumps: Meghalaya Miners'' Rescue Nears Week 3 of unbiased and comprehensive news and entertainment programmes in India and abroad. In Illegal Coal Mine

    Get price
  • NGT Panel Meet on Coal Mining in Shillong sentinelassam

    A Correspondent. SHILLONG: The Meghalaya government on Tuesday has sought time from the NGT Committee on coal mining to make a policy decision on issues of auctioning and transportation of coal as per the direction of the Supreme Court. During the NGT panel meet which was held in the city, the government asked the Justice (retired) BP Katakey ledcommittee to give a month''s time to formulate

    Get price
  • Meghalaya govt colluded with miners: Report to SC North

    Meghalaya govt colluded with miners: Report to SC The first part of the report, submitted to the Supreme Court in the first week of December, had named about a dozen politicians who allegedly own coal mines themselves or have relatives who are coal miners.

    Get price
  • Meghalaya Coal Mine Tragedy: Navy Robot Loes Third Body

    Indian Navy divers have loed a third body, completely decomposed, in the 370feet deep flooded coal mine in the East Jaintia Hills district of Meghalaya, where over a dozen miners remain

    Get price
  • meghalaya coal mining: Latest News & Videos, Photos about

    meghalaya coal mining Latest Breaking News, Pictures, Videos, and Special Reports from The Economic Times. meghalaya coal mining Blogs, Comments and Archive News on Economictimes

    Get price
  • Meghalaya coal mine News Latest meghalaya coal mine News

    ETEnergyworld brings latest meghalaya coal mine news, views and updates from all top sources for the Indian Energy industry.

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  • Meghalaya Mining: Two Weeks On, 15 Workers Still Trapped

    It has been two weeks since at least 15 mine workers have been trapped in an illegal mine in Meghalaya''s coalrich East Jaintia Hills area. Now the Indian Air Force and a 21member team of Odisha Fire Services have come forward to lend their help. In the northeastern state of Meghalaya, where

    Get price
  • Meghalaya mine News Latest meghalaya mine News

    Rescue teams from IAF, Coal India to reach Meghalaya mine on Friday Two weeks since at least 15 miners got trapped in a flooded coal mine in East Jaintia Hills, help has finally started comingin. Congress MP Shashi Tharoor intervened to rope in a private pump manufacturing company.

    Get price
  • Illegal coal mining in Meghalaya has political backing: Report

    Coal mining was a key poll issue for the opposition which used it to turn the table on Congress. The BJP, which is also a coalition partner of the Meghalaya Government led by Conrad Sangma, also promised it would solve the problem of illegal mining within 180 days. According to the report submitted to the Supreme Court, though the Meghalaya CM

    Get price
  • Meghalaya Coal Mine News: Latest News and Updates on

    Jul 20, 2019 · Caught Between Coal Mafia and Flooding Dangers, Meghalaya Mine Was Disaster From Day One. The coal mine in Meghalaya’s East Jaintia Hills, where 14 workers are trapped since a week, has put the spotlight on rampant illegal coal mining in the state, despite a ban by National Green Tribunal in 2014.

    Get price
  • Meghalaya suspends rathole coal mining downtoearth

    Acting on the orders of the National Green Tribunal (NGT), the Meghalaya government last week suspended rathole mining and transportation of coal in the entire state. The announcement came formally through a press statement by Y Tsering, state principal secretary for mining and geology. The

    Get price
  • Inside Meghalaya''s coal mines: Lives at risk, violation of

    Inside Meghalaya''s coal mines: Lives at risk, violation of NGT ban Four years after the National Green Tribunal ordered a ban on coal mining in Meghalaya, illegal practices continue unabated in the state, putting lives at risk every day

    Get price
  • Coal News Coal Mining, Investment and Price News

    Coal mining, investment and price news from MINING . The latest news on coal mines and properties, mining companies and coal prices.

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  • Meghalaya Mine Tragedy: Indian Navy pulls out one miner''s

    Jan 24, 2019 · Indian Navy on Thursday extracted the decomposed remains of one of the 15 miners trapped in the illegal rathole coal mine in Meghalaya''s East Jaintia Hills The body has been sent for postmortem by the Indian Navy personnel His body was detected, one week ago on January 17, at a depth of approx

    Get price
  • Meghalaya mine tragedy: One body detected, recovery

    Jan 17, 2019 · Meghalaya mine tragedy: One body detected, recovery underway, says Navy Fifteen miners have been trapped inside the illegal coal mine in East Jaintia Hills since December 13. The mine got flooded when water from the nearby Lytein river gushed into it. It is feared that none of the miners would make it alive. The Week Mobile App.

    Get price
  • Meghalaya miners: 15 labourers trapped in Meghalaya coal

    Dec 27, 2018 · A total of 15 miners are trapped in a 370footdeep illegal mine in the Ksan area of Lumthari village in Meghalaya since December 13. The NDRF had

    Get price
  • A week goes by, 13 miners still trapped Meghalaya''s coal

    Dec 21, 2018 · Shillong: More than a week has passed, yet there''s no rescue in sight for the 13 miners trapped in the coal mine for Meghalaya''s East Jaintia Hills. Over 100 personnel from the NDRF, SDRF and the state police are currently camping on top of the 370 feetdeep mine.

    Get price
  • Supreme Court resumes hearing on coal mining ban in Meghalaya

    Supreme Court resumes hearing on coal mining ban in Meghalaya Northeast Now is a multiapp based hyperregional bilingual news portal. Led by a group of professionals, the digital news platform covers every inch of the eight states of northeast India and the five neighbouring countries. It is the first of its kind new media initiative in

    Get price
  • News This Week MiningWeekly

    News This Week highlights latest mining news developments from the Mining Weekly news magazine. the coalmining subsidiary of the major Brazilian mining group Vale, has announced that it has

    Get price

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