The attack killed at least 37 people and wounded 60 in Burkina Faso.
PREISSAC, Que. - Nine miners are trapped underground in northwestern Quebec but a company spokesman says the situation is
For Vancouver-based Nevsun Resources Ltd., the timing could hardly have been worse: Just as Canada issued its latest corporate
For crying out loud, I continue to be astonished with our collective Canadian obsession over the Klondike Gold Rush while northern Ontario's rich and vibrant mining history is completely ignored by the Toronto media establishment, especially the CBC.
TORONTO -- Barrick Gold Corp. (TSX:ABX) lost US$2.83 billion in its latest quarter as the gold miner slashed its reserve
Gold mining is one of the most destructive things we do, and the reasons to worry about it are endless. Acid mine drainage -- a process through which non-usable materials found in gold deposits are exposed, acidified, and leached into the surrounding environment -- threatens water quality and is a common occurrence at gold mines worldwide. Other toxins like mercury are released through mining, further impacting local water systems. In a rainforest like Clayoquot Sound, water is the central element, and by jeopardizing it we jeopardize everything from salmon rehabilitation to cultural practices to recreational opportunities.
Everyone dreams about it -- digging for gold and striking it rich. Now you can watch some people actually try it. "Yukon
BAKER LAKE, Nunavut - Stephen Harper used the backdrop of peaking gold prices amid international economic turmoil Wednesday
THE CANADIAN PRESS -- Northgate Minerals Corp. (TSX:NGX) has agreed to acquire Primero Mining Corp. (TSX:P) in a deal valued