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mining

(mi'ning) [ME]
1. The extraction of useful information from a database. Synonym: data mining
2. The extraction from the earth of materials with industrial value, such as coal, silver, or gold. Miners are exposed to various occupational disorders, including respiratory diseases (e.g., pneumoconiosis), allergies, and traumatic injuries.

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Eight miners have been rescued from two flooded mine shafts west of the Zimbabwean capital, Harare, officials have said, although dozens more miners are still missing and feared dead.
The illicit miners reportedly discharged single barrel guns in the mines to prevent state security from deploying in the area, something that has left local authorities with no alternative but to bring in the country devils, which have taken complete control of the mine, preventing intruders.
Duki Assistant Commissioner Meran Baloch said that the bodies of the killed miners were shifted to Civil Hospital Duki where after completion of medico-legal formalities, they were sent to Afghanistan.On January 21, as many as three miners had died in a coal mine mishap in Duki.
He remarked that the hospital of the coal miners has been closed now.
He said that a hospital for coal miners has been closed for the time being.
"We worked for six hours to retrieve the bodies of our fellow miners", Niamatullah, a coal miner told DawnNewsTV via telephone.
Addressing about 5,000 pocket miners who gathered for a dialogue at the Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) office here, Cimatu said, 'Our intention was never to stop you.'
Pte Martin, from Bruce Street, Bannockburn, was responding to earlier criticism in the paper about the miners and their role during the war.
| The miners won a 21 per cent pay increase taking them from 17th to the top of the UK's industrial wage league.
Watts Miners (www.wminers.com) is pleased to reveal that their recently launched mining rigs are now receiving encouraging feedback from the global crypto community.
In their relentless efforts to maximize the benefits of the customers, Watts Miners has just announced the formal launch of an exciting special offer.
In Pakistan, the coal miners are only facilitated to have small lanterns and go in the mines but in other developed countries using lantern is banned and the investors and facilitators are urged to provide necessary lightning equipment.