The top court is hearing a plea which had sought urgent steps for rescuing the miners trapped in the rat-hole mine.
19 Mar 2019 3:53 PM
A bench headed by Supreme Court Justice AK Sikri on Monday said that 'it seems to be certain that nobody is alive'.
04 Feb 2019 3:24 PM
Official said second body was detected from the same 'rat-hole' coal miner where first body was detected on Jan 16.
26 Jan 2019 1:24 PM
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
Reginal Susngi, rescue spokesperson said as per the expert opinion, the body could only be retrieved after it is disintegrated.
18 Jan 2019 10:15 AM
The government told the apex court that the illegal mine was located near a river and seepage of water was hindering the rescue operation.
04 Jan 2019 1:58 PM
Spokesperson said divers would resume ops once water level at main shaft decreases to about 100 feet from its current level of over 160 ft.
03 Jan 2019 3:38 PM
The top court questioned the state government about the steps taken to rescue the miners.
03 Jan 2019 12:31 PM
The Indian Navy joined the operation to rescue 15 miners in the East Jaintia Hills district in Meghalaya.
29 Dec 2018 6:42 PM