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'No survivors' in New Zealand mine
All 29 trapped in a coal mine are believed to have died following a "horrific" second explosion.
Last updated: 24 Nov 2010 10:18 GMT
All trapped N Zealand miners 'dead'
All 29 trapped in a coal mine are believed to have died following second explosion, police say.
Last updated: 24 Nov 2010 04:44 GMT
N Zealand mine rescue hopes dim
Robot used to assess toxic gas levels breaks down in mine where 29 miners have been trapped for five days.
Last updated: 23 Nov 2010 03:56 GMT
NZ mine rescue operation on hold
Levels of dangerous gases in mine shaft found to be still too high, sparking concern for safety of 29 trapped men.
Last updated: 22 Nov 2010 02:00 GMT
Rescue effort hampered in NZ mine
Poisonous gases hamper efforts to reach 29 men missing in Pike River coal mine, as authorities fear fresh explosion.
Last updated: 20 Nov 2010 20:12 GMT
Australia to assist NZ mine rescue
Offer of help comes as bid to rescue 29 men trapped men in Pike River coal mine is hampered by explosion fears.
Last updated: 20 Nov 2010 12:15 GMT
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