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Russian mercenaries accused over use of mines and booby traps in Libya

The Guardian 26 May 2022
UN investigators say Wagner Group fighters did not mark mines’ positions and may have rigged bomb to teddy bear Russian mercenaries in ...

Populating Mars, the moon requires two key resources to be mineable first

Mining Dot Com 26 May 2022
But even before the mineral, the techniques to mine a more important resource need to be mastered ... Dempster and Saydam point out that mining water will create an infrastructure that can then be used to properly investigate other extractive materials, such as minerals and rare-earth elements, including yttrium, lanthanum and helium-3.

DENR suspends permits of three quarrying companies in Rizal

Manila Standard 26 May 2022
Meanwhile, the DENR said they will investigate another alleged illegal quarrying in the Upper Marikina river basin protected landscape. “We will be ordering an investigation if there are any ongoing illegal quarrying operations, despite the suspensions,” Mines and Geosciences Bureau director Wilfredo Moncano said.

De Lima slams lifting of ban on open-pit mining in South Cotabato

Manila Bulletin 25 May 2022
to veto the Provincial Board’s amendment of the local environment code, particularly the removal of the prohibition on open-pit mining ... De Lima, during her stint as justice secretary, had created a task force led by the National Bureau of Investigation (NBI) to crackdown on several illegal black sand mining operators in Cagayan and Ilocos Sur.

SC to HC: Test maintainability of Soren PILs

The Times of India 25 May 2022
The first PIL sought further investigations into 15 FIRs lodged at Khunti regarding MGNREGA funds; the second sought sanction for prosecution of Soren for allotting a coal mine in his name when he was the CM holding the mining portfolio, and the third sought detailed ...

EPA proposes restrictions in fight over Alaska mine

Atlantic City 25 May 2022
Environmental Protection Agency is proposing restrictions that would hinder plans for a copper and gold mine in Alaska's Bristol Bay region, the latest in a long-running dispute over efforts by developers to advance a mine in a region known for its salmon runs ... within the mine site footprint proposed by the developer, the Pebble Limited Partnership.

Goldman Prize: The activists who battled mining with drones

BBC News 25 May 2022
Two indigenous activists from Ecuador who successfully fought against mining on their ancestral lands have won an international environmental prize ... "When we started investigating, we found out that the Ecuadorean state had issued 20 mining licences to several companies and 32 further were waiting to be approved.".

Kazakhstan works with Binance to boost its crypto industry

Cryptopolitan 25 May 2022
Kazakhstan passes crypto mining tax guidelines in the first reading ... These proposals establish graded tax rates depending on how much electricity mining enterprises use ... Previously, in March, 106 crypto mining operations were shut down after being investigated by the Financial Monitoring Agency, which seized over 67,000 pieces of equipment.

Four of eight missing miners found dead in Burkina Faso

Mining Dot Com 25 May 2022
The Perkoa mine consists of an open pit with underground shafts and galleries below ... Both the Canada-based company and the government have launched investigations into the causes of the incident ... on May 2 that managers of the mine had been banned from leaving the country.

SHAREHOLDER ALERT: Pomerantz Law Firm Investigates Claims On Behalf Of Investors Of Stronghold Digital Mining, ...

MENA FN 25 May 2022
(MENAFN - GlobeNewsWire - Nasdaq) NEW YORK, May 25, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Pomerantz LLP is investigating claims on behalf of investors of Stronghold Digital Mining, Inc. (–Stronghold– or ... .

DNA From Drinks at Oregon Pub Helped ID Suspected Cold Case Killer

The Centralia Chronicle 25 May 2022
At the time of Lovrien’s arrest, Portland police said they feared he had additional victims, though investigators said Monday they had not identified anyone else ... Analysts often use DNA data in genetic genealogy investigations that mine open-source databases for potential links.

'Precious individuals' taken in Texas school shooting

Atlantic City 25 May 2022
Each morning as he drove her to school in his pickup, Salazar would play “Sweet Child O’ Mine,” by Guns ‘n’ Roses and they’d sing along, he said ... Investigation into police-involved shooting in Absecon continues Philly firm buys Ocean City landmark Chatterbox Mays Landing boy ...

Khoemacau accident claims two lives

Mmegi Online 24 May 2022
Khoemacau Copper Mining over the weekend announced the ... “Investigations into the cause of the accident are ongoing ... Safety officials of the Department of Mines are reported to have travelled to the mine and are expected to visit the site this weekend as part of their investigation.

MSHA issues report on mine utility vehicle fatality

Elko Daily Free Press 24 May 2022
The Mine Safety and Health Administration has issued its final report on the fatality at the Mountaineer II coal mine near Sharples, West Virginia on Nov ... The underground coal mine employs about 334 miners ... Following its investigation of this accident, MSHA issued this list of best practices to improve mine safety..

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