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Liberal losses in BC cast doubt on energy projects

Liberal Party will carry on, a razor-thin two seats ahead of the resurgent NDP. At the current seat count - 43 Liberals, 41 NDP and three Greens - Horgan suggested there is a clear mandate for change of leadership. "I want to work with him, I really do, and I've tried and I've continued to try but he's got to control his temper". As the incumbent premier and with the most seats, Clark would be expected to get the first opportunity to form a minority government with the support of the ...


Russia's Putin blames United States for massive cyber attack

Russia's Putin blames United States for massive cyber attack

The attack blocks computers and puts up images on victims' screens demanding payment of US$300 in the virtual currency Bitcoin, saying: "Ooops, your files have been encrypted!" Latest evidence suggests "phishing" emails are unlikely to have caused the global cyber attack that wreaked havoc at dozens of British NHS hospitals and hit more than 200,000 computers in 150 countries.


Victorious Macron reminded of huge and immediate challenges

Victorious Macron reminded of huge and immediate challenges

In Europe's other big election this year, the German vote in September, centre-right Chancellor Angela Merkel is leading in the polls while the fringe anti-immigration Alternative for Germany (AfD) party is losing steam. "The Singapore-France Joint Declaration on Strategic Partnership in 2012 underscores our close cooperation across many areas including defence and security, trade and investment, research and development, and culture and education".


NY mayor: 'No indication' Times Square incident was terrorism

NY mayor: 'No indication' Times Square incident was terrorism

The driver, a 26-year-old American citizen named Richard Rojas, was taken into custody by the police. Elsman's 13-year-old sister was also struck by the auto, but survived, police said. Bradix added that Rojas "was screaming-no particular words-but he was screaming and flailing his arms in all kinds of directions". Smoke was coming out of the car's hood and the vehicle was slightly overturned on a barrier at a sidewalk in Times Square.



Ryan has full confidence in Trump

At its conclusion, the president asked everyone in the room to leave except the then-FBI director, to whom Trump made a specific appeal about an ongoing investigation. "So somebody's going to have to do more than have anonymous sources on this one for me to believe that there's something there. You can't let them get you down", he said .



Delhi assembly resolves to seek VVPAT EVMs

He also claimed he was a "100% sure" that the EVMs had been botched up to prevent AAP from winning the Punjab Assembly elections earlier this year. On Thursday, hundreds of AAP workers demonstrated outside the EC headquarters in Delhi demanding that voter-verifiable paper audit trail- equipped EVMs be used in future elections.