Francisco Silvela, político y académico, fue presidente del Consejo de Ministros durante la regencia de María Cristina de Habsburgo y el reinado de Alfonso XII. Pero Silvela era especialmente temible como orador, hasta el punto de que un periodista escribió de él: “Raro es el discurso en el que no haya que lamentar desgracias personales.”
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(Reuters) – The Wisconsin Supreme Court put the state’s presidential primary back on track, ruling on Monday that Democratic Governor Tony Evers cannot postpone in-person voting to June despite the coronavirus crisis. FILE PHOTO: Democratic gubernatorial candidate Tony Evers speaks at an election eve rally in Madison, Wisconsin, U.S. November 5, 2018. REUTERS/Nick Oxford/File Photo
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LONDON/MILAN/PARIS (Reuters) – With their sales hammered by the coronavirus outbreak, car makers Fiat Chrysler (FCHA.MI) and Peugeot’s owner PSA (PEUP.PA) have postponed their shareholder meetings and are looking at ways to boost cash reserves ahead of their planned merger. FILE PHOTO: A Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (FCA) sign is at the U.S. headquarters in Auburn
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BRASILIA (Reuters) – Brazil’s Environment Minister Ricardo Salles has dismissed a senior analyst who opposed rescinding environmental authorizations for wood exports, according to a notice published in the official government gazette on Monday. Brazil’s Environment Minister Ricardo Salles looks on during a ceremony to sign a memorandum of understanding on cooperation in urban sustainability with
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SACRAMENTO, Calif. (Reuters) – California will send 500 ventilators to the federal government’s national stockpile for distribution to states – such as New York – that are dealing with an overwhelming surge of COVID-19 cases in their hospitals. FILE PHOTO: California’s Governor Gavin Newsom speaks to the media after casting his vote at a voting
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PARIS (Reuters) – Club rugby’s top organizing body is exploring holding a Club World Cup after French federation president Bernard Laporte proposed a radical new competition to replace the existing European Champions Cup. FILE PHOTO: Rugby Union – Rugby World Cup 2023 Host Country Announcement – Royal Garden Hotel, London, Britain – November 15, 2017
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LONDON (Reuters) – British Prime Minister Boris Johnson was moved to intensive care on Monday after his coronavirus symptoms worsened and he has asked Foreign Secretary Dominic Raab to deputise, Downing Street said. FILE PHOTO: British Prime Minister Boris Johnson delivers a joint statement with French President Emmanuel Macron (not seen) before a meeting on
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LONDON (Reuters) – British Prime Minister Boris Johnson was moved to an intensive care unit on Monday after his coronavirus symptoms worsened, but his Downing Street office said he was still conscious. Britain has no formal succession plan should the prime minister become incapacitated, but Johnson, 55, asked Foreign Secretary Dominic Raab to deputise for
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(Reuters) – Democratic Governor Tony Evers moved on Monday to postpone Wisconsin’s primary election from Tuesday until June 9, citing health risks from the coronavirus pandemic, but Republicans said they would challenge the order in the state Supreme Court. FILE PHOTO: Democratic gubernatorial candidate Tony Evers speaks at an election eve rally in Madison, Wisconsin,
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