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2006-01-24 02:33:46

By Janet Guttsman and David Ljunggren OTTAWA (Reuters) - Canadians elected their first Conservative government in 12 years, but gave the party a far-from-decisive mandate to push through its agenda of tax cuts, extra military spending and better ties with Washington.

2006-01-24 01:19:39

By Janet Guttsman OTTAWA (Reuters) - Canadians elected their firstConservative government in 12 years, but gave the party a far-from-decisive mandate to push through its agenda of tax cuts, extra military spending and better ties with Washington.

2006-01-24 00:30:42

MONTREAL (Reuters) - Outgoing Canadian Prime Minister Paul Martin, whose Liberals lost Monday's national election, said on Tuesday he would step down as party leader before Canada next went to the polls. "I will not take our party into another election as leader.

2006-01-24 00:51:25

By David Ljunggren OTTAWA (Reuters) - Canada took a tentative step to the right in Monday's federal election, ousting the Liberals after 12 years in power and voting in a fragile minority Conservative government, television networks said. Preliminary official figures at 12:20 p.m.

2006-01-23 22:35:00

Canada's opposition Conservatives were heading for a narrow victory in Monday's national election, ending 12 years of Liberal rule, major television networks said.

2006-01-23 14:55:23

By Randall Palmer VANCOUVER, British Columbia (Reuters) - After more than a decade of Liberal rule, Canadians appeared prepared to hand a limited mandate to the Conservatives in Monday's election.

2006-01-23 09:10:50

By Randall Palmer VANCOUVER, British Columbia (Reuters) - A Canadian electorate that appears to have tired of more than a decade of Liberal rule headed to the polls on Monday, seemingly ready to hand a limited mandate to the Conservatives.

2006-01-23 01:33:54

By Randall Palmer VANCOUVER, British Columbia (Reuters) - A Canadian electorate that appears to have tired of more than a decade of Liberal rule was heading to the polls on Monday, seemingly ready to hand a limited mandate to the Conservatives.

2006-01-22 17:40:10

By Randall Palmer WINNIPEG, Manitoba (Reuters) - Canadian political leaders on Sunday made one last cross-country dash on the eve of an election expected to oust the ruling Liberals, move Canada to the right and improve ties with the United States.

2006-01-22 09:09:07

By David Ljunggren OTTAWA (Reuters) - Canada's opposition Conservatives rallied voters on Sunday to stitch up a projected victory on the eve of a federal election that was set to end 12 years of Liberal Party rule, move the country to the right and improve relations with the United States.


Word of the Day
bretelles
  • In dressmaking, straps running from the belt in front over the shoulders to the belt in the back, with more or less elaboration of trimming and outline. They usually broaden at the shoulder and narrow toward the waist.
The word 'bretelles' comes from a French word meaning 'braces'.