Ottawa delays decision on Shells controversial Jackpine oil sands project

EDMONTON — Aboriginal groups near the oil sands are cheering a federal government decision to delay a ruling on whether an environmentally controversial mine expansion can go ahead.Ottawa was supposed to decide by Wednesday on the fate of Shell Canada’s huge Jackpine oil sands expansion.But a one-sentence notice posted on a government website says the ruling has been delayed until Dec. 11.The Athabasca Chipewyan First Nation had asked for a 90-day delay.The band points out an environmental review for the project concluded it would result in severe and irreversible damage.The First Nation also says the project would violate treaty rights.It hopes to use the delay to meet with federal ministers to seek changes. read more

Montpellier goalkeeper Desbonnet scores against Dan Beutler HSV Video

Montpellier’s goalkeeper wrote himself on the scorers list. While Montpellier had a player less, Remi Desbonnet decided to help his team in the attack, and at one point when there was no solution, Desbonnet shoots – Beutler saves and the ball rebounds to Desbonnet again who scores this time. Check out the video! Courtesy of laola1.tv the link and enjoy beutlerDan BeutlerdesbonnetHSVHSV HamburgMontpellierremi desbonnet ← Previous Story Champions League: MKB Veszprem surprises Atletico, Metalurg wins in Denmark! Next Story → Gyula Gal has trial in Montpellier! read more