MEXICO CITY, May 5 - Mexican oil company Pemex said an accident on Tuesday has left an offshore maintenance rig in the southern Bay of Campeche listing, killing two workers, but has not affected crude production.
RIYADH, May 5 - Yemen's Houthi fighters fired mortar and rockets at a Saudi Arabian border town on Tuesday for the first time since a Saudi-led coalition began a military campaign against them in late March, the coalition's spokesman said.
* Coming up: API's US crude stocks expectations data at 2030 GMT (Updates prices, adds weakening of North Sea crude differentials, paragraphs 3, 4 and 7)
May 5 - Russia has been notoriously brazen in using state-owned companies as instruments of national power. President Vladimir Putin's natural-gas wars with Belarus and Ukraine made headlines and sometimes left substantial parts of Europe in the cold. But Moscow's exploits in other energy-related areas have been less noticed.
COPENHAGEN, May 5 - Danish industrial enzymes maker Novozymes has struck a deal to supply the world's first refinery producing biofuel from sawdust.
JORHAT, India - Usha Ghatowar smiles wryly when asked about the pay she earns picking leaves at a colonial-era tea garden in Assam.