UPDATE 2-Vale confirms arsenic found in water days after Brazil dam burst

RIO DE JANEIRO, Nov 27 Toxic materials such as arsenic were found in the water of the Rio Doce river days after a dam burst at a mine in Brazil earlier this month, an executive for Vale, the co-owner of the mine operator, confirmed on Friday.

4:45am IST

UPDATE 2-Brazil to sue BHP, Vale for $5 bln in damages for dam burst

BRASILIA, Nov 27 Brazil's federal and state governments plan to sue the owners of the Samarco iron ore miner for 20 billion reais ($5.24 billion)in damages caused by the burst of a tailings dam, Environment Minister Izabella Teixeira told reporters on Friday.

1:50am IST

UN chief condemns deadly attack in disputed Abyei region

UNITED NATIONS, Nov 27 United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon on Friday condemned an attack in the disputed region of Abyei bordering Sudan and South Sudan that left an Ethiopian U.N. peacekeeper and a small girl dead.

1:29am IST

UPDATE 9-Oil down in light volume; cautious week expected before OPEC

* Cautious trading expected ahead of Dec. 4 OPEC meeting (Updates with market settlements)

1:26am IST

UPDATE 1-OPEC officials question upbeat outlook ahead of policy meeting

VIENNA, Nov 27 OPEC officials questioned an upbeat forecast from the group's researchers in a meeting ahead of next week's gathering of oil ministers, with some sceptical there will be a quick easing of the supply glut in 2016.

1:10am IST
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