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Mud from ruptured dams engulfs Brazil town

Reported by Haydee | 10 Nov, 2015

Three people died and another 24 are missing and are presumed dead after two dams ruptured at a mine jointly owned by BHP Billiton of Australia and Vale of Brazil on Thursday causing massive mudslide in the mineral-rich southeastern state of Minas Gerais, north of Rio de Janeiro.

WA: Seven Workers Sacked For Planking at Mines

Reported by Therese | 12 Jun, 2011

About seven workers at two mining sites in the Pilbara region were suspended or dismissed from work over the weekend, after it was proven that they were planking at the worksite. ABC Radio said two of these sacked mine workers were doing the act, while the rest were taking photos or watching. One of them …