Protester killed in clash with police in southern Yemen

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OPEC crude price jumps to new record high

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RBI to release annual monetary and credit policy today

Mumbai, Reserve Bank of IndiaApr 29: Reserve Bank of India (RBI) will announce the annual the monetary and credit policy for the year 2008-09 today.

Rising inflation could impact the policy in terms of further rate hikes.

The RBI’s key policy rates were raised nine times since October 2004, while the Cash Reserve Ratio (CRR), the mandatory amounts that the banks have to keep with RBI, was raised five times since December 2006.

OPEC crude hovers just below 110 dollars

Vienna - Organization of the Petroleum Exporting CountriesThe price for crudes produced by the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) continued its climb and was hovering just below the 110-dollar mark, OPEC said on Wednesday.

One barrel of crude oil from OPEC's reference basket stood at yet another record high of 109.92 dollars on Tuesday, up 99 cents from the previous day.

Hopes for OPEC to increase production in the near future were dashed as OPEC Secretary General Abdalla Salem el-Badri ruled out an extraordinary meeting until the next regular meeting, scheduled for September.

New OPEC record high at 106.65 dollars

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OPEC crude price remains close to all-time high

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