resident Hugo Chavez for the presidency, on Sunday called on the country's top electoral body to announce the election results "as soon as possible".
Soon after casting his vote,
held in Mexico.
Based on international rules for these kinds of events, there will only be UN security staff inside the place where the climate meeting will be held, the ministry
mporary Electoral Council (CEP), said the Haitian government will soon request the extra fund from its main donors including the United States, Canada, the European Union and Bra
officials said the railway is investigating the incident as an act of vandalism. The FBI has also been called in to investigate it.
WASHINGTON, July 11 (Xinhua) -- A freight trai
One of the central concepts is to accept women of African descent, which means to grant them access to education and healthcare and enable them to live free from viole
ama praised Gates for his services for the country, and awarded him the Presidential Medal of Freedom -- the highest award a president can confer to a civilian.
"I can think of no
len told lawmakers she expected "a great deal of continuity" in the central bank's monetary policy, saying that she served on the Fed policy-setting committee as the bank formulat
the summit, such as the proclamation of a "zone of peace" in the region, and the rules and norms to guarantee that intra-regional cooperation brings tangible benefits for the co
ated that the death toll could rise further.
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-- Cuban First Vice President Miguel Diaz-Canel Bermudez completed a two-day visit to Laos on Sunday during which he reaffirmed his government's commitment in furthering the stro
ng a basket of currencies instead of the U.S. dollar in transactions.
President Lula also said in Seoul that he would discuss the possibility of reducing the dependency on the U.S.
o declare a state of fiscal emergency two weeks ago.
"The City will remain committed to providing the services that are essential to its continued operation and the health and saf
t win 170 seats to command a majority in the House of Commons.
OTTAWA, Oct. 8 (Xinhua) -- Canada's Prime Minister Stephen Harper said Tuesday he was "very concerned" about allega
aying it was in line with the city's efforts to improve the environment.
But opponents argued that the ban, first proposed seven years ago, will adversely affect all the people an
mosquito-borne disease have been reported since the beginning of the year. And 958 cases have been reported in the past week, representing an increase of 54 percent compared wit