None of the three major contenders has gathered enough votes to win the absolute majority of seats in parliament necessary to govern alone.
In years gone by, the media was awashed with cases of dog bites, dogs terrorizing people in public, dog poo all over, dogs barking incessantly in residential neighborhoods depriving residents of sleep, etc.
China-Gambia relations have undergone twists and turns in the past four decades. In 1974, China established diplomatic ties with Gambia, but that nation announced it "restored diplomatic ties" with Taiwan in 1995. Within 12 days, China announced it would terminate diplomatic ties with Gambia.
Xiong Bingqi, vice-president of the Beijing-based 21st Century Education Research Institute, said: "The scale will be helpful in unifying various kinds of English tests in China that have different standards and also in clarifying the educational objectives of English education in China."
With his unremitting efforts and devotion, Mackerras has built a bridge of mutual understanding and amity between our people, said Xi.
Lu Enguang, a former senior official with the Ministry of Justice stood trial on Wednesday facing bribery charges.
After definitive results were announced, political negotiations will be needed in order to see if a majority in both lower house and senate can be formed. The process, brokered by Italian president Sergio Mattarella, might take weeks.
The vote to renew the Italian parliament in Sunday proved one of the most divisive and uncertain elections in years for the country.