Business leaders say the mine will be the biggest private investment project in the North of England 'by a billion miles'
Plans would see up to three million tonnes of coal excavated on a site spreading across a square mile of land
Mark Cutifani of Anglo American gave a gloomy forecast for miners in the next 12 months
Fearing a clampdown on its unregulated industry, mining companies are putting livelihoods at risk
The London-listed miner is at the centre of Brazil’s worst-ever environmental disaster at the Germano iron-ore mine
Tiffany has announced it has deferred payment of $50m of loans it made to Octea to develop the mine in Koidu, where the town council now claims it will take legal action over £400,000 in unpaid property taxes
'You’d have to be a very brave person to predict a stone like this,' company CEO admits after find
The mining company has serious questions to answer about the Brazilian mudslide. But its sure-footed response to the the disaster has shown up some other firms.
The £7.8bn mine in Queensland will cover an area seven times the size of Sydney Harbour and has been labelled 'a complete disaster for the climate and for the Great Barrier Reef'
The ground beneath Centralia started burning over half a century ago and over time has forced most of the town to leave
BSGR claim the firm’s West African mine was seized by the Guinean President because he needed to pay off those who helped him allegedly rig his election
The Ridley family have been mining coal on their 18th century Blagdon Estate since the 1940s
Shadow Cabinet Officer minister Michael Dugher calls for action before 30th anniversary of the Battle of Orgrave
Miners' union general secretary Chris Kitchen: 'Unfortunately the perception I had of Arthur the great trade unionist, socialist, just is nothing like the reality as to the man that I know now'
The ECB chief executive David Collier has given his backing to the under-fire pair
They once toiled underground in Kent but found themselves jobless after mining ended. Now the transformation of an old pit is bringing them hope