Rahul Gandhi poised to lead opposition Congress party

/ Dec 4, 2017

Rahul Gandhi poised to lead opposition Congress party

Rahul Gandhi, the scion of India's Nehru-Gandhi political dynasty, submitted nomination papers Monday to succeed his mother as president of main opposition Congress party that has governed the country for decades. Without a serious rival for the top party post, Gandhi is set to be ...

U.S. exporting dirty fuel to already pollution-choked India

Dec 3, 2017

U.S. exporting dirty fuel to already pollution-choked India

U.S. oil refineries that are unable to sell a dirty fuel waste product at home are exporting vast quantities of it to India instead. Petroleum coke, the leftover from refining Canadian tar sands and other heavy crude, is cheaper and burns hotter than coal. But ...