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Mar 4th, 2012
(Reuters) - A voter leaves a booth after filling out ballot papers at a polling station in the eastern Siberian city of Yakutsk March 4, 2012. Vladimir Putin is almost certain to win a third presidential term in an election that began on Sunday in Russia's far east, though opponents have challenged the legitimacy of a vote they say is skewed in his favor. REUTERS/Viktor Everstov (RUSSIA - Tags: ELECTIONS POLITICS) -
LONDON (Reuters) - Nearly half of Britons expect their living standards to fall further by the time they vote in the next election in 2015, but the opposition Labour Party still faces an uphill struggle to win. A YouGuv poll showed 46 percent of respondents thought they would be worse off in 2015 than now. Only seven percent saw a full recovery in ... [Full Article]
By Dmitry Zhdannikov and Christopher Johnson LONDON (Reuters) - Rising U.S. shale oil production will help meet most of the world's new oil demand in the next five years, even if the global economy picks up steam, leaving little room for OPEC to lift output without risking lower prices, the West's energy agency said. The prediction by the... [Full Article]