Opposition leader Vladimir Neklyayev detained in Belarus - news agency directorWorld March 25, 5:33
Russia submits amicus curiae brief to US Supreme CourtRussian Politics & Diplomacy March 25, 3:34
Russia, China suggest for UN SC to adopt resolution on chemical terrorism threatRussian Politics & Diplomacy March 25, 3:23
Russian lawmaker compares European Union to Soviet UnionRussian Politics & Diplomacy March 25, 3:16
Russian emergencies ministry says fire at Kazan’s gunpowder factory fully extinguishedWorld March 25, 3:01
Relations btw US, Russia worst over half-century - Lukin quoting KissingerRussian Politics & Diplomacy March 25, 2:58
Russia suggests setting up international coalition for demining operations in SyriaRussian Politics & Diplomacy March 25, 1:08
One person dies in fire at gunpowder factory in Russia's KazanWorld March 24, 21:47
Russia's 'Gentlefan' baton passed on to Krasnodar ahead of Cote d’Ivoire friendlySport March 24, 21:34
KEMEROVO, January 26, 10:59 /ITAR-TASS/. Evacuation of miners is over from seven coalmines in Russian Urals’ Kemerovo region, where main ventilation systems went out of order due to broken high voltage line on Sunday, the regional emergency situation department told Itar-Tass.
“All miners are brought to the surface. No miners were hurt in the incident. Miners maintaining the operation of shafts stayed at the coalmines,” the emergencies department said.
The November 7 coalmine, coalmines Kostromskaya, Alekseyevskaya, Zarechnaya, Komsomolets, Kirov and Baikaimskaya in Urals’ Kemerovo region were cut from power supplies. A total of 1,115 miners were staying in the shafts at the moment of the incident.
Meanwhile, two social facilities are left without power supplies.
Power utility workers are working on the damaged high voltage line. Power supply is provided through spare circuit.