Pungesti. Hundreds of protesters rallied Saturday in the northeastern Romanian village of Pungesti against plans by Chevron to drill for shale gas, leading the US energy giant to temporarily suspend activities there, AFP reported.
Washington. Powerful winter storm continues raging on the territory of the USA. AS power supply cables were damaged by the strong wind and ice, 130,000 people , mostly in the state of Texas, were left without electricity, ITAR-TASS news agency informed.