Coal mine
Adani-Australia-Project Despite protests, Adani gets permit for Carmichael mining project in Australia

Senior journalist Paranjoy Guha Thakurta discusses this development that has come in the wake of the decade-long lobbying by the Indian business conglomerate.

Around the World in 8 Minutes: Episode 17

In this episode, we report on the arrest of privacy activist Ola Bini in Ecuador, intensifying Indian crackdown in Kashmir and mine workers’ protest in Pakistan.

Miners' union protest against increasing mine explosion incident in Pakistan. Coal miners’ protest continues in Pakistan over mine deaths

More than 200 laborers die on an average in coal mine-related explosions across the country every year.

Miners protest Pakistan Four killed in Pakistan coal mine explosion

The fatalities reported in Balochistan area point towards abysmal working conditions in coal mines in South Asia, as another serious incident was recently witnessed in the state of Meghalaya in India.

Pakistan Central Mines Labour Federation marks September 28th as ‘Black day’

Many miners work in almost inhuman conditions for 16-18 hours a day for merely $10 a week. Nearly 100 coal workers have died this year in accidents

Unions rise in protest following 19 deaths in yet another mining accident in Pakistan

The federation of mine workers has called for a ‘Black Day’ on September 23 in protest against the incident.

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