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… Read More ›
Day: November 19, 2017
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… Read More ›
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.
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… Read More ›
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… Read More ›