By Nestor P. Burgos Jr.
Miner Adrian Cilmar is in a dilemma: Will he go back to work or not? Cilmar was still contemplating after surviving the massive collapse of a wall portion in the open mine pit that killed five of his coworkers at Semirara Mining Corp. (SMC) on Semirara Island in Antique. Five others remained missing.
By Jamie Marie Elona
Rescue operations continued Friday for five more miners who remained buried following a landslide at the Semirara coal mine in Antique on Wednesday, police said.
A COAL miner fell to his death in a mine shaft in barangay Balaas, Argao town, south Cebu.
A gas explosion at a coal mine in central China has killed 29 miners, state media said Sunday, the latest in a series of deadly accidents to hit the country’s mining industry.
A gas explosion at a coal mine in central China has killed 28 miners, the official Xinhua news agency reported Sunday, the latest in a series of accidents to hit the country’s mining industry.