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TEHRAN, Apr 16 - Federal police are serving five search warrants in connection with a Brazilian investigation into a deadly tailings dam failure at a mining site operated by Vale SA, a source with knowledge of the matter told Reuters on Tuesday.
News ID: 37972    Publish Date : 2019/04/16


TEHRAN, Apr 08 - The governor of Iran’s southwestern province of Khuzestan said a major dam on the Karkhe river has overflown and local residents in a number of cities and villages, including Soosangerd, have been ordered to leave their homes.
News ID: 37605    Publish Date : 2019/04/08


TEHRAN, Mar 10 - Vandalism in a dam providing much of Venezuelan power caused blackout in many parts of Venezuela.
News ID: 36604    Publish Date : 2019/03/10


TEHRAN, Feb 18 - Brazil's government on Monday banned new upstream mining dam s and ordered the decommissioning of all such dam s by 2021, targeting the type of structure that burst last month in the town of Brumadinho, killing hundreds of people.
News ID: 35595    Publish Date : 2019/02/18


TEHRAN, Feb 17 - Around 200 residents were evacuated from an area near a tailings dam in Brazil operated by Vale SA late on Saturday, amid fears that it was structurally weak and could burst like a similar barrier failure last month that killed 300 people.
News ID: 35543    Publish Date : 2019/02/17


TEHRAN, Feb 08 - Brazil's Vale SA has evacuated around 500 people from a dam area in the Gongo Soco mine in the state of Minas Gerais as a preventive measure, the mining company said in a statement on Friday.
News ID: 35198    Publish Date : 2019/02/08


TEHRAN, Feb 04 - The death toll from the failure of a tailings dam operated by miner Vale SA in Brazil rose to 134 while 199 people are still unaccounted for, according to a statement from the rescue team on Monday. Source: Reuters
News ID: 35045    Publish Date : 2019/02/04


TEHRAN, Jan 30 - The death toll from Brazil's collapsed mining dam climbed to 58, with 305 people still missing in southeast Brazil's state of Minas Gerais, said local authorities.
News ID: 34810    Publish Date : 2019/01/30


TEHRAN, Jan 29 - Three employees of Brazilian miner Vale SA and two other engineers working on behalf of the company were arrested on Tuesday, state prosecutors said, deepening a crisis for the company after another deadly disaster at one of its mines.
News ID: 34751    Publish Date : 2019/01/29


TEHRAN, Jan 28 - The number of deaths from a collapsed dam at a Brazilian iron mine rose on Sunday from 37 to 58.
News ID: 34687    Publish Date : 2019/01/28


TEHRAN, Jan 27 - Brazilian rescue workers halted searches for the night on Saturday for hundreds of people missing and feared dead under a sea of mud after a tailings dam burst at an iron ore mine owned by Vale SA, killing at least 34 people.
News ID: 34610    Publish Date : 2019/01/27


TEHRAN, August 30 - As many as 85 villages were flooded in Myanmar after a dam failed, unleashing waters that blocked a major highway and forced more than 63,000 people from their homes, a state-run newspaper said on Thursday.
News ID: 28153    Publish Date : 2018/08/30


TEHRAN, July 29 - Iranian Foreign Ministry Spokesman Bahram Qassemi extended condolences to the nation and governmnet of Laos over dam collapse which left hundreds killed and missing.
News ID: 26647    Publish Date : 2018/07/29


TEHRAN, July 25 - More than forty people died after a dam collapsed in Laos, sweeping several houses and causing dam age, volunteers reported on social media.
News ID: 26479    Publish Date : 2018/07/25


TEHRAN, July 25 - Nineteen people have been confirmed dead and more than 3,000 need to be rescued after a dam collapsed in a remote part of land-locked Laos, local media reported on Wednesday.
News ID: 26473    Publish Date : 2018/07/25


TEHRAN, July 24 - Hundreds of people are missing and several are feared dead after a hydropower dam under construction in Laos collapsed, causing flash flooding which swept away homes, state media reported on Tuesday.
News ID: 26431    Publish Date : 2018/07/24


TEHRAN, May 10 - A dam burst in Kenya after weeks of torrential rain, unleashing a torrent of water that smashed into two villages killing at least 21 people and causing "huge destruction", rescue services and government officials said.
News ID: 22737    Publish Date : 2018/05/10


TEHRAN, May 9 - Egypt, Sudan and Ethiopia have failed to reach a deal on the distribution of water from the Nile River.
News ID: 22672    Publish Date : 2018/05/09


TEHRAN, October 20 - South Korea said that it is going to cooperate with Iran in building dam s.
News ID: 14406    Publish Date : 2017/10/20


Thousands of people living below America’s tallest dam in northern California have been evacuated after the discovery of a "hazardous situation" that could cause the structure to fail.
News ID: 7701    Publish Date : 2017/02/13