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24 Nov 2010 11:09 GMT | Environment, Humanitarian crises, Asia Pacific
The New Zealand government is promising to launch an inquiry into the Pike River Mine disaster after police said they now believe 29 men that have been trapped underground for days are all dead.Police said there was a second massive explosion in the mine on Wednesday, and that no one could have survived the blast.
Source: Al Jazeera
Robot used to assess toxic gas levels breaks down in mine where 29 miners have been trapped for five days.
Environment, Humanitarian crises, Asia Pacific, US & Canada, Australia
Levels of dangerous gases in mine shaft found to be still too high, sparking concern for safety of 29 trapped men.
Environment, Humanitarian crises, Asia Pacific, Latin America, Chile
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Asia Pacific, New Zealand, Health
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Europe, Child rights, Law
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Human Rights, Latin America, Mexico
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War & Conflict, Africa, Sudan
Iraq's Kurdish regional government condemns Turkish bombing, while asking PKK fighters to leave its territory.
War & Conflict, Middle East, Iraq, Turkey, Kurds
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War & Conflict, Middle East, Asia, Taliban, Afghanistan
An investigation into the role of one of the most influential banks in the world.
Business & Economy, Greece, US & Canada
We investigate why the Baltic states of Latvia, Estonia and Lithuania are nervous about Russia's regional ambitions.
Politics, Russia, Vladimir Putin
The devastating impact that war and living under the constant threat of drones has had on the people of Afghanistan.
War & Conflict, Health, Afghanistan
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Human Rights, Health, Environment