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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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Critics say the UK's home secretary is using Muslims as a 'political punchbag' in a bid to shore up right-wing support.
Human Rights, Politics, Racism
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Polio, Asia, Pakistan
Recent court ruling finds police unit not guilty of rounding up and executing 42 Muslim men during 1987 communal riots.
Human Rights, India, Asia
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Nigeria Decides, Nigeria, Africa
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War & Conflict, Middle East
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Egypt, Sudan, Middle East
A media post-mortem into the UK's surveillance report. Plus, why five years on in Argentina the media looks so familiar.
Media, Edward Snowden, Security
The untold story of how the Lebanese community overcame the odds and found their place in multicultural Australia.
Asia Pacific, Australia, Lebanon
How to keep a telenovela profitable and demanding sponsors happy while inspiring the production team to stay passionate.
Arts & Culture, Mexico, Latin America