White House says disagrees with court decision blocking clean water rule

WASHINGTON, Aug 28 - The White House on Friday said the Justice Department is considering its options after a U.S. district court blocked a federal clean water rule from going into effect in certain states.

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UPDATE 10-U.S. crude up 6 pct in second day of short-covering frenzy

* U.S. crude up more than 6 pct, extending short-covering frenzy

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Britain's FTSE posts biggest monthly decline since 2012

* Energy companies rebound, among top gainers (Updates prices, adds detail)

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As the need for power surges, are small - or big - dams the answer?

STOCKHOLM, Aug 28 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - To provide more clean energy, particularly in fast-growing Asia and sub-Saharan Africa, the world needs more hydropower dams, energy experts say.

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UPDATE 1-Investors pull record $29.5 bln from equity funds in China-driven rout: BAML

LONDON, Aug 28 - Investors pulled a record amount of money out of global equity funds in the week to Aug. 26, according to Bank of America Merrill Lynch, a measure of the alarm that China's markets and economy have aroused around the world.

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RBI more likely to cut rates in September, GDP growth steady - Reuters Poll

REUTERS - There is a better than even chance that the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) will cut interest rates at its policy meeting on Sept. 29 thanks to inflation striking a record low, according to a Reuters poll, marking a shift in expectations from earlier.