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Guangdong coal mine flood
Rescue work stops in Guangdong coalmine, 123 confirmed dead
GUANGZHOU, Aug. 29(Xinhuanet)-- The rescue operation at a flooded colliery in southern China was stopped Monday and the local authority announced that 123 miners were killed in the fatal accident.
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Coalmine victim families to get 200,000 yuan each
Each family of the 123 victims in a flooded coal mine in south China's Guangdong Province will be paid 200,000 yuan (24,661 US dollars) for
Rescue work stops in Guangdong coalmine, 123 confirmed dead
The rescue operation at a flooded colliery in southern China was stopped Monday and the local authority announced that 123 miners were killed in the fatal
Officials apologize for Guangdong province mine accident
Chen Jianhui, director of south China's Guangdong Provincial Administration of Work Safety, made an apology about the Daxing mine accident Monday on a national
Central govt to probe fatal colliery accident
The Chinese State Council will set up a special team to investigate the fatal colliery flooding accident in southern Guangdong Province. The
11 nabbed over colliery flooding accident
Eleven people, who are held responsible for the colliery flooding accident which trapped at least 123 miners in southern Guangdong Province, have been
One body recovered from flooded coal mine in Guangdong
Rescuers have recovered the body of one of the 123 miners who were trapped in a flooded coal mine in south China's Guangdong Province for the past
Mayors suspended from duties over coalmine disaster
Two mayors, who are responsible for the colliery flooding accident which trapped at least 123 miners in southern Guangdong Province, has been suspended from duties,
11 people accountable for coal mine flooding in Guangdong seized
Eleven people, who are held responsible for the colliery flooding accident which trapped at least 123 miners in southern Guangdong Province, have been seized by
123 miners still trapped in flooded colliery: official
At least 123 miners, instead of previously estimated 102, are still trapped in Daxing Coal Mine since it was flooded Sunday afternoon in south China's Guangdong
Hopes fading for 102 trapped miners
Chances for the survival of the 102 trapped miners were slim as water kept rising in a flooded coal mine in South China's Guangdong province.
More workers may trapped in flooded coalmine
The number of the miners trapped in the flooded colliery in Ningxing City of southern Guangdong Province may rise, the authorities said Monday. "
Leaders concerned over Guangdong mine accident
Top leaders have showed enormous concern over the coal mine flood which trapped 102 miners at the Daxing Coal Mine in southern China's Guangdong Province on Sunday
Over 600 people take part in coalmine rescue work
More than 600 people in Xingning,a city in the eastern part of Guangdong Province, have been organized to join in the rescue operations at a local flooded coalmine
Guangdong coal mine flood traps 102
Rescuers are searching for the 102 miners who were trapped in a coal mine flood in southern Guangdong province Sunday, according to local government.
Photo report
Xingning officials
Mayor (R) and deputy mayor of city of Xingning where the accident coal mine is situated discuss rescuing work.
Rescuerers rest
Armed Police troops take a nap after a rescue mission August 8.
Rescue work(3)
Rescuers install pumps to clear flood waters.
Aerial view of flooded mine
This photo shows an aerial view of the coal mine where the deadly accident occurred at Huanghuai Town August 8.
Rescue work(2)
Rescuers are busy in welding a pipeline to be used for drawing water outside the Daxing Coal Mine August 8.
Rescue work(1)
A miner washes his hands with water pumped out from a flooded coal mine at Huanghuai Town, Xingning city, south China's Guangdong province, August 8.
Coal mine flood
Rescuers set up pumps during a rescue mission at the Daxing Colliery in Huanghuai township in Xingning city in south China's Guangdong Province, August 8, 2005. A flood has

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