• Mine explosion in New Zealand : 30 workers trapped

    Mine explosion in New Zealand, 30 workers trapped

    At least 30 miners are unaccounted for, after an explosion ripped through a coal mine in New Zealand on Friday. Rescue teams including fire crews and helicopters have been pressed in and reports of casualties are emerging on the local media. Police are yet to confirm the reports but updated that two people have surfaced from the mine since the explosion.