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100 people unaccounted for after South Africa mine collapse

More than 100 people were unaccounted for after a gold mine in Mpumalanga province in northeastern South Africa caved in, a union official said on Friday, while emergency services said 49 miners had so far been brought to the surface.

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Opec sees market rebalancing in 2016 on price collapse

Opec forecast on Monday that oil supply from non-member countries will post a larger-than-expected decline this year due to the collapse in prices, boosting the need for crude from the producer group. Supply outside the Organizati

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Yemen's truce in danger of collapse; rivals trade charges

UN-sponsored Yemeni peace talks in Switzerland appeared to be struggling amid differences over government demands for the release of senior officials held by the Iran-allied Houthis, sources close to the talks said on Thursday. Th

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Alarm over collapsing ecosystems in Bahrain

A new study has shown that Bahrain’s ecosystems are deteriorating due to an increase in natural and human pressures. Marine environment constitutes 91 per cent of Bahrain’s total area with it encompassing more than 9,500 sq km, whi

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Oman fund set to seek ruling over Bulgarian bank collapse

Oman's biggest sovereign wealth fund is set to seek an arbitration ruling against Bulgaria over the collapse of Corporate Commercial Bank (Corpbank), a source familiar with the situation told Reuters. Oman's State General

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Roof collapse mall in Bahrain to reopen

A shopping mall in Bahrain that has been closed for more than a month after the ceiling collapsed will be partially reopened for customers. The Public Prosecution gave the green light yesterday for Enma Mall, Riffa, to reopen its

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Roof collapse mall in Bahrain closed for repairs

A popular Riffa mall in Bahrain will remain closed for at least a week while repairs are carried out after part of the ceiling collapsed. Enma Mall in East Riffa was evacuated on Saturday evening after chunks of plaster, wood and

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Collapsed Bahraini banks seek debt deal

A multi-billion dollar financial dispute that followed the collapse of two Bahraini banks continues to make ripples around the world.    Now, more than four years later, some creditors are being offered a fi

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India building collapse death toll reaches 50

The death toll from the collapse of a five-storey apartment block in India's financial capital of Mumbai climbed to 50 on Saturday and was expected to rise as more than a dozen people were feared trapped in the rubble. The cau

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Truck strike may have caused US bridge collapse

A colliding truck may have triggered the collapse on Thursday of part of a four-lane freeway bridge that sent vehicles and drivers tumbling into a frigid river in Washington state, officials said. A US National Transportation Safe

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