May 3 An explosion in a coal mine in northern Iran on Wednesday killed at least 21 workers and injured 69 others, state media reported.
They are being supported by the Red Crescent and it is expected that there will have been some deaths.
Officials have blamed accumulated methane gas for the blast.
"Provincial spokesman Ali Yazerloo said the blast happened at 12:45 p.m. local time (0945 GMT) and that the provincial governor was heading to the scene".
Hamidreza Montazeri, deputy head of the provincial emergency services, told Iran's PressTV that 25 people involved in the rescue had been taken for treatment after inhaling gas.
Iranian news reports said the explosion happened while workers were changing shifts.
The cause of the explosion has not yet been determined. "It is not possible to go inside again".
Jets not picking up Calvin Pryor's 5th-year option
On the trading block for a while, Pryor has been a disappointment since being selected in the first round of the 2014 draft. Those two picks basically said that the Jets were done with Pryor, even before they decided not to pick up the option.
Tyson Fury Open Letter Addressing The Turmoil In His Life
It was a tale of two fights before the final round, with Joshua dominating early and knocking Klitschko down in the fifth. In fairness, it was hard not to be caught up in the moment, after what had been the best heavyweight fight in years.
Another miner said he feared his colleagues trapped inside may have died.
Poisonous gas inside the tunnel has hampered the rescue work.
More than 500 people are employed at the Zemestanyurt mine, which is nine miles from Azadshahr.
Golestan runs along Iran's northern border with Turkmenistan.
A profile of the Iranian mining industry from the U.S. Geological Survey said most of the mining operations in Iran are controlled by private companies, although the government controls numerous larger capacity mining operations, especially metals and coal. Last year, the country produced 1.7 million tonnes of coal, an increase from previous years, thanks to the reduction of global sanctions.
Iran has started to renovate some of its coal mines since making a nuclear deal with world powers, but has not completed all the renovations, the AP reported. Delegations have visited Tehran from foreign countries including the Czech Republic, hopeful for contracts.
Going by numbers from North America, Baahubali-2 has emerged as first Indian film to breach $10 million mark in its first weekend. The film remains unstoppable with houseful shows even after the weekend and looks like the craze is here to stay for a while.
That's why Baltimore was fortunate that an explosive edge rusher such as LB Tyus Bowser slipped into the second round. Coach John Harbaugh said he was "not afraid" to overstate expectations: "I expect these guys to be great".
Chris Coghlan said he never once considered that what he was doing was unsafe , which one could argue makes him an irrational man. Way to go, Coghlan; you are a masterful athlete, and I hope your next flip includes fireworks and a soundtrack.
The Bulls' comeback in the third quarter was led by backup point guard Isaiah Canaan but it was Jimmy Butler who evened the score. Jimmy Butler trailed on the play and a frustrated Marcus Smart turned and lightly shoved Butler in the chest.
Glee had its share of stellar performances during its six-season run, like "Make You Feel My Love" and "Don't Rain On My Parade". These are moments and glimpses into my life. "I want to be able to enjoy myself".
But about 2150 of these troops work in a counter terrorism role and are more likely to be engaged in actual combat. John Nicholson, said he needed a few thousand more worldwide troops to break a "stalemate" with the Taliban".
Melania's birthday week has been filled with events, as just a day earlier she welcomed Argentina's president to the White House . Father of five Don Junior, 39, is thought to harbor political ambitions of his own.
It was everything that you just fear in life, like nobody loving you. "Nobody really understood how dark it got for me". And the scripts were written on red paper so you couldn't see the black ink. "It was like we were spies or something".
The administration argues that unfair competition with China and other trade partners has wiped out millions of US factory jobs. The president is expected to sign an executive order Saturday that will direct his Commerce Department and the U.S.
Finally, New Capital Management LP bought a new position in Chevron during the fourth quarter valued at about $171,000. Heritage Way Advisors LLC acquired a new stake in shares of Chevron during the fourth quarter worth about $2,165,000.
Corey Lee, SingleThread, and La Taqueria Win James Beard Nods
Bayless has won many Beard honors over the last 26 years, including outstanding chef in 1995 and Humanitarian of the Year in 1998. The restaurant is owned by Rick Bayless and Deann Bayless, whose Frontera restaurant in Chicago won the award in 2007.
Crews to inspect damage from Alabama storms
THREATS: The main risk will come from strong straight-line winds, although some hail and an isolated tornado can't be ruled out. Skies will be cloudy with a high near 72 and a south wind of 8 to 11 miles per hour , with gusts as high as 22 miles per hour .
R. Kelly Sued in Alleged Affair
The lawsuit also states, " Bryant tried every avenue to hold his marriage together, but his efforts could not prevail against R. Bryant makes it clear in the documents that knew of Childress and Kelly's relationship prior to their July 2012 wedding.