Friends and relatives of the miners who died in an explosion at the Soma mine in Turkey take part in a burial  of the last body to be recovered from the mine. Photograph: Oli Scarff/Getty Images.

Turkish police detained 24 people today, including mining company executives and personnel, as an investigation into last week’s mine disaster got und(...)

Friends and relatives reach out ot touch the coffin of a miner recovered from the Soma mine in Turkey today. Photograph: Oli Scarff/Getty Images.

Turkish police put the mining town of Soma on virtual lockdown today, setting up checkpoints and detaining dozens of people to enforce a ban on protes(...)