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ITV News investigates: India's shameful child labour

ITV News investigates: India's shameful child labour

2017-2-22 · Read ITV News investigates: India's shameful child labour mining for beauty industry sparkle latest on ITV News. All the World, Consumer news The miners have no protection whatsoever.

India's child coal miners Published by MAC on 2010-09-27 Source: CS Monitor, The Telegraph (Calcutta) (2010-09-20) India's child coal miners. Christian Science Monitor. 20 September 2010. Children as young as 7 mine coal under deplorable conditions in northeastern India, where local authority overrules national laws against such practices....

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India's child coal miners CSMonitor: Daniel Etter

India's child coal miners CSMonitor

: Daniel Etter

2013-2-24 · Children toil in India's rathole coal mines for Dh13 a day. Child labour is illegal in India, with several state laws making the employment of anyone under 18 in a hazardous industry a ...

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Drowning for sand: miners risk all for India's building

Drowning for sand: miners risk all for India's building

2017-7-19 · At dawn on a sultry summer morning, Balaram Raute stood on a boat bobbing in a murky creek outside Mumbai, waiting for the sun to light up the water so he could dive in

2013-6-12 · Deep in the mountains of Northeast India, the workday begins with a treacherous, five-story climb down slippery bamboo ladders, with no safety gear and no emergency exits. The young coal miner leading the way is named Pemba Tamang, a 17-year-old boy who has been working here since he ...

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Photos: India's Illegal Coal Mines Business Insider

Photos: India's Illegal Coal Mines Business Insider

2012-10-4 · A photo essay on India's illegal coal mines. An Indian non-profit Impulse believes 70,000 child miners worked in the mines in Jaintia Hills. The state government however rejected this figure

The mine is spread over about 19 km 2 and is the single largest source of thermal coal in India. It has the potential to extract 45 Mt annually and has produced 400 Mt since it became operational in 1981. A young Indian child studies by candlelight during the 2012 massive power outages. coal miners in Indonesia already expect some sort ...

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Children Toil in India's Mines, Despite Legal Ban

Children Toil in India's Mines, Despite Legal Ban |

2019-5-27 · Children Toil in India's Mines, Despite Legal Ban "We have to eat." February 25, 2013 KHLIEHRIAT, India After descending 70 feet on a wobbly bamboo staircase into a dank pit, the teenage miners ducked into a black hole about two feet high and crawled 100 yards through mud before starting their day digging coal.

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An end to India's 'Wild West'? Meghalaya bans coal

An end to India's 'Wild West'? Meghalaya bans coal

2014-7-8 · Unregulated mining ended lives, trashed environment, may be up for renewal in August Meghalaya, a state in India's northeast, has thick forests above ground and valuable minerals below. Coal

Thirteen young miners were missing and feared dead following the collapse of a shaft and flooding of a coal mine they were digging illegally in India's remote northeast, police said Friday. Rescuers were attempting to pump water out of the mine, which flooded Wednesday, police said....

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Minor Miners, Coal Mining Children, India Images

Minor Miners, Coal Mining Children, India Images

Minor Miners is my ongoing investigation into child labour in Indian coalmines and broader socio-economic realities that force families to use their children as full-time breadwinners doing hard labour. I explore not just the day-to-day conditions of life imposed on India's weakest and most vulnerable, but also the extensive socio-economic institutions that create these dire situations.

2019-6-24 · The target is 8% higher than coal produced during 2018/19 at 64.4 million tonnes, SCCL chairperson, N Sridhar, said. Reviewing the performance of the company during the last financial year, he said that SCCL has achieved its highest growth in production and dispatch at 4% and 5% respectively, enabling the company to net its highest-ever sales revenue of $3.74 billion during 2018/19....

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coal in India CORNERSTONE MAG

coal in India | CORNERSTONE MAG

The mine is spread over about 19 km 2 and is the single largest source of thermal coal in India. It has the potential to extract 45 Mt annually and has produced 400 Mt since it became operational in 1981. A young Indian child studies by candlelight during the 2012 massive power outages. coal miners in Indonesia already expect some sort

2018-10-4 · Video: India's Coal Rush, Dark Unseen World Of Indian Coal Industry India recently announced ambitious plans to reduce greenhouse-gas emissions, but the country still plans to double the amount of coal it pulls from the ground by 2020....

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The children who work in India's rat-hole coal mines

The children who work in India's rat-hole coal mines

Child labour is officially illegal in India, with several state laws making the employment of anyone under 18 in a hazardous industry a non-bailable offence. Furthermore, India's 1952 Mines Act prohibits coal companies from hiring anyone under 18 to work inside a mine.

2018-10-4 · Video: India's Coal Rush, Dark Unseen World Of Indian Coal Industry India recently announced ambitious plans to reduce greenhouse-gas emissions, but the country still plans to double the amount of coal it pulls from the ground by 2020....

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Robb Kendrick: Life in India's Coal Mines Photography

Robb Kendrick: Life in India's Coal Mines Photography

2014-3-28 · "Coal is a paradox. It's a cheap and plentiful energy source that created and continues to power our modern world, yet our continued reliance on coal threatens the very world it helped create.

2015-2-3 · But critics say that amid the scramble for energy, the plight of illegal miners is being ignored. The 100,000 Children Working in the Illegal Mines of India's Coal State | VICE News Watch...

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Robb Kendrick: Life in India's Coal Mines Photography

Robb Kendrick: Life in India's Coal Mines Photography

2014-3-28 · "Coal is a paradox. It's a cheap and plentiful energy source that created and continues to power our modern world, yet our continued reliance on coal threatens the very world it helped create.

2013-2-24 · Children toil in India's rathole coal mines for Dh13 a day. Child labour is illegal in India, with several state laws making the employment of anyone under 18 in a hazardous industry a ...

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India: The Burning City Environment Al Jazeera

India: The Burning City | Environment | Al Jazeera

2017-1-5 · Underground fires have been burning for more than a century beneath India's largest coalfield, but in recent decades open-cast mining has brought the flames to the surface with devastating

13 young miners feared dead in India's remote

13 young miners feared dead in India's remote

GAUHATI, India Thirteen young miners were missing and feared dead following the collapse of a shaft and flooding of a coal mine they were digging illegally in India's remote northeast, police said Friday. Rescuers were attempting to pump water out of the mine, which flooded Wednesday, police said. National Disaster Response Force workers joined []

Life in India's Coal Mines SlideShare

Life in India's Coal Mines SlideShare

Life in India's coal mines are deplorable. Many workers and their families gather coal for a meager wage without any aid or protection from the occupational exposure to coal and silica dust, heavy metals, and ergonomic stress.