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2005-10-20 12:45:48

By Mike Peacock and Katherine Baldwin LONDON (Reuters) - Young pretender David Cameron overwhelmingly won a poll of party colleagues to lead Britain's opposition Conservatives on Thursday and is now hot favorite to become the next man to tackle Tony Blair's government.

2005-10-19 10:38:13

By Pawel Sobczak and Natalia Reiter WARSAW (Reuters) - Poland's new parliament failed to choose its speaker on Wednesday, exposing a rise in tensions between would-be center-right government partners ahead of Sunday's presidential election.

2005-10-06 06:32:12

BLACKPOOL (Reuters) - Outgoing Conservative leader Michael Howard called on the party to unite behind his successor and earn public respect in his farewell speech to Tory members as he closed their annual conference on Thursday.

2005-10-02 13:25:13

By Lars Rischke DRESDEN, Germany (Reuters) - Angela Merkel's conservatives looked set to extend their lead over German Chancellor Gerhard Schroeder's Social Democrats after a delayed election in Dresden on Sunday, strengthening their hand in power-sharing talks.

2005-09-26 07:09:36

By Pawel Sobczak WARSAW (Reuters) - Poland's centre-right parties, celebrating a crushing victory on Monday over the ruling left, faced tough talks on forming a coalition amid divisions over the scope of market reforms.

2005-09-26 01:19:35

WARSAW (Reuters) - Poland's conservative Law and Justice party captured 26.6 percent of the vote in the Sunday election after ballots from 60 percent of voting districts were counted, the electoral commission said on Monday.

2005-09-25 23:29:58

By Tomasz Janowski WARSAW (Reuters) - Poland's centre-right parties crushed the ruling left in parliamentary elections, exit polls and early results showed on Monday, but faced tough coalition talks on splits over how far to go in embracing the free market.

2005-09-25 22:12:30

By Tomasz Janowski WARSAW (Reuters) - Poland's center-right parties crushed the ruling left in parliamentary elections, exit polls and early results showed on Monday, but faced tough coalition talks on splits over how far to go in embracing the free market.

2005-09-25 18:25:30

By Tomasz Janowski WARSAW (Reuters) - Poland's center-right parties crushed the ruling left in an election on Sunday, exit polls showed, but face tough coalition talks as they remain split on the economy and will battle a presidential vote on October 9.

2005-09-25 13:59:34

By Pawel Sobczak WARSAW (Reuters) - Center-right parties rooted in Poland's pro-democracy Solidarity movement crushed the ruling left in an election on Sunday, winning a broad mandate for reforms in the new European Union member, exit polls showed.


Word of the Day
dipsas
  • A serpent whose bite was fabled to produce intense thirst.
The word 'dipsas' comes from a Greek word meaning 'thirst'.