A leak in the Keystone Pipeline released at least 210,000 gallons of oil, and the pipeline has since been shut off. The oil was likely diluted bitumen, or dilbit, a mixture of tarry oil and thinning agents that let the commodity flow through the pipe. But the drop in pressure indicated that instead of heading … Continue reading Video Shows How Bad Is The Dakota Oil Leaking.
Zimbabwe's embattled leader Robert Mugabe has vowed to stay in power for several weeks, despite intensifying pressure on him to stand down. Mr Mugabe said he would preside over the ruling Zanu-PF party's congress in December. PRESIDENT Mugabe is set to address the nation from State House soon. Earlier in the day Zanu-Pf Central Committee … Continue reading Robert Mugabe fails to resign during live televised speech
Mr Adams, who will be 70 next year, said on Sunday that those killed during the Troubles cannot be brought back, but that it is possible to ensure history is not repeated. He said he and the late Martin McGuinness helped to bring about political change and that there is no reason for anyone else … Continue reading Gerry Adams has said he understands how victims of IRA violence feel, as he prepares to step aside after 34 years as leader of Sinn Fein.
The situation in Zimbabwe continues to unfold. President Jacob Zuma has appointed Defence Minister Nosiviwe Mapisa-Nqakula and State Security Minister Advocate Bongani Bongo as his special envoys to Zimbabwe. The president spoke to Zimbabwean president Robert Mugabe early today who indicated that he was confined to his home but said he was fine. Pretoria is … Continue reading Latest on political tension in Zimbabwe: Ephert Musekiwa