awa that he has officially asked Canadian Governor General David Johnston to dissolve the Parliament, kicking off an 11-week campaign ahead of the country's 42nd election slated .
Canadian city, but when. For generations Vancouverites have heard that a major earthquake is due to hit the city "once every 500 years", but it has never happened. As a result, loc.SEE PORTFOLIO
dings that investigation produces." The United States pledged early this month an additional 10 million dollars for the UN-backed special tribunal, which was set up to probe Harir.READ MORE
s reported last Friday that Canadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper has sent a letter to U.S. President Barack Obama in late August, formally proposing "joint action to reduce gre.READ MORE
tion to waive the authority based on national security and hold a suspect in civilian custody. The White House has threatened to veto the defense authorization bill over requireme.READ MORE
cal protection of nuclear and radiological materials, combating illicit trafficking, improving export controls, and biological security, according to the report. Despite past prog.READ MORE
ho also condemned Republican support for voter ID laws that critics say will disenfranchise many black voters. "Did you think we'd be fighting these battles again?" he asked the cr.READ MORE
r, still leads the list of presidential candidates in the upcoming elections. RIO DE JANEIRO, June 11 (Xinhua) -- Brazil's Mines and Energy Minister Eduardo Braga announced on Thu.READ MORE
volved in the transportation of the electoral material. Both the Minustah, the Organization of American States (OAS) and the Caribbean Community (Caricom) are in charge of supervi.READ MORE
when deputies entered the premises, Gilliland said, but he was eventually convinced by police to lay down his weapon and was peacefully taken into custody. The latest report sai.
d 33 km northwest of La Union and 327 km southwest of Mexico city at a depth of 73.9 km, according to the U.S. Geological Survey. (Xinhua/Rodrigo Oropeza) BEIJING, April 22 (Xinhua.
elet placed the presidential sash on Pinera's shoulders at 12.18 p.m. local time, about 40 minutes after strong aftershocks, one of which measured 7.2 on the Richter scale and las .
r the delay. The FARC has announced it would release three hostages, including Carlos Ocampo, senior police officer Guillermo Solorzano and army soldier Salin Sanmiguel on Sunday. O.