An employee removes a presidential campaign poster for Russia's ...
Mar 3rd, 2012
(Reuters) - An employee removes a presidential campaign poster for Russia's Prime Minister and presidential candidate Vladimir Putin in the southern city of Stavropol March 3, 2012. Russians will go to the polls for their presidential election on Sunday. The poster reads "V. Putin. For a great country - a strong leader!" REUTERS/Eduard Korniyenko (RUSSIA - Tags: POLITICS ELECTIONS) -
ISLAMABAD (AP) - On the campaign trail in Pakistan, candidates boast about their readiness to stand up to Washington and often tout their anti-American credentials. One party leader even claims he would shoot down U.S. drones if he comes to power. (Source: Associated Press)... [Full Article]
By Megan Davies MOSCOW (Reuters) - Foreign banks that once treated Russia as virgin land where easy money could be made are now finding it a cut-throat market tougher than some bargained for. While players such as Citi and Austria's Raiffeisen thrive, many have found post-Soviet Russia too hard to crack: rife with credit, legal and corruption ... [Full Article]