The first body was found on January 26.
28 Feb 2019 10:32 AM
It took six men - 2 from the NDRF, 3 navy men and one civil hospital staffer - to pull out the body from the flooded mine.
24 Jan 2019 4:04 PM
Water filled the shaft halfway up, and despite the use of pumps, it remains too deep for divers to operate.
13 Jan 2019 1:39 AM
'It is suspected that boulders hit them when they tried to extract coal,' police said.
07 Jan 2019 9:03 AM
The BJP accused the then Congress-led coalition government for "not doing enough" to combat the ban.
05 Jan 2019 4:49 AM
‘Only 3 out of 13 high-powered pumps that were brought to site could be installed and used so far,’ said operation spokesperson R Susngi.
04 Jan 2019 5:45 PM
The exercise is to find out if abandoned mine is connected with 370-foot-deep mine in which 15 miners are trapped.
02 Jan 2019 5:21 PM
15 miners are still trapped inside an illegal coal mine in East Jaintia Hills district of Meghalaya since December 13.
02 Jan 2019 1:15 PM
The Navy wanted to measure water level as their divers can operate up to 100 feet in a closed container-type situation, an official said.
30 Dec 2018 5:42 PM
15 miners have been trapped in mine in East Jaintia Hills district since Dec 13, after water from nearby Lytein river gushed into it.
30 Dec 2018 2:54 PM
The National Disaster Response Force has done singularly little to save the trapped men.
28 Dec 2018 12:00 AM
Around 15 miners have been trapped in an illegal coal mine at Kasan village of Meghalaya's East Jaintia Hills district for past 2 weeks.
27 Dec 2018 4:24 PM