Grandmother Clara Maitse, 77, has been arrested seven times over the past decade for illegally mining precious stones in Kimberley, South Africa's diamond hub. Her defiant patience?
► Subscribe to the Financial Times on YouTube: http://bit.ly/FTimeSubsGold fell below $1,200 a troy ounce this week, and it may stay there for some time. Lex's Alan Livsey and Jo?
A federal fund that helps coal miners sickened with black lung disease is beset by billions of dollars in debt, according to a government watchdog report.
► Subscribe to the Financial Times on YouTube: http://bit.ly/FTimeSubs0:07 Honey I shrunk the iron-ore miners1:03 Dynamics of the mining industry 1:32 Shareholder returns 2:35 Me?
► Subscribe to the Financial Times on YouTube: http://bit.ly/FTimeSubsIt has been a tough year for the mining industry as an economic slowdown in China has taken its toll. But th?
As many as 200 illegal miners were found trapped in an unused mine near Johannesburg in South Africa on Saturday, February 15. Twelve out of as many as 200 trapped illegal miners h?
► Subscribe to the Financial Times on YouTube: http://bit.ly/FTimeSubs Andrew Forrest, founder and chairman of Fortescue Metals Group, talks to the FT's Mark Wembridge about mode?
Many in the mining industry say it needs to be quicker at adopting the latest technology. James Wilson, mining correspondent, reports from the Chelopech mine in Bulgaria, a gold mi?
► Subscribe to the Financial Times on YouTube: http://bit.ly/FTimeSubsJosh De La Mare provides Tuesday’s top stories, with Republican presidential nomination contender Donald T?
► Subscribe to FT.com here: http://on.ft.com/2eZZoLIDonald Trump's promise to boost coal mining jobs while at the same time increasing gas and oil exploration might have overlook?
Six miners died while working in a coal mine in Spain yesterday due to a sudden gas leak. ― Reuters
Eight miners trapped in a goldmine fire near Johannesburg were rescued on Wednesday, while nine others remain missing. The fire broke out on Tuesday evening in a Harmony Gold's min?
Markets await the Federal Reserve’s minutes of its last meeting for signs of a rate rise. Earnings reports are expected to confirm a recovery in global mining giants’ fortunes.?
Violent reprisals against Chinese miners in Ghana have shocked China. The FT's Kathrin Hille visits the rural village of Shuitai in Guangxi Province and talks to the families of th?