Sir Vince added: "There is a big space in British politics which I am determined that we should occupy".
Cable previously served as the acting leader of the party, when Sir Menzies Campbell resigned in 2007.
He recaptured the district in the June 8 election when the Lib Dems made gains in areas that backed staying in the European Union in last year's referendum, though the party's vote share fell.
Former health minister Norman Lamb has also indicated he is considering going for the job, but hotly tipped East Dunbartonshire MP Jo Swinson has ruled herself out, saying she will try to become deputy leader instead.
Speaking on BBC Radio 5 Live, Sir Vince declined to say whether he would fight the next General Election, due in 2022 when he would be 79.
Coveney To Take Part In NI Talks To Restore Power Sharing
Finally he claimed the negotiations would offer "a revolution" which would solve a longstanding issue in British politics. What does this mean for Brexit and the future of the UK? We are talking about a confidence and supply agreement with them.
Sir Vince is seen as a stable figure within the party.
At 74, Cable is the senior statesman among the party's MPs. You remember Bernie Sanders in America as well.
"I'm a liberal to my fingertips, and that liberalism means that I am passionate about defending the rights and liberties of people who believe different things to me".
In Mr Farron's resignation to statement to staff he said: "From the very first day of my leadership, I have faced questions about my Christian faith".
The leadership contest will run throughout the summer, with the new leader elected by party members in a postal ballot in time for the start of the Lib Dem annual conference in Bournemouth on 16 September.
The cause then was the US missile strikes on Syria in response to Assad's deadly chemical attack in the country's Idlib province. Moscow has condemned the USA downing of the Syrian government fighter jet after it dropped bombs nears US partner forces.
ROSWELL, Ga. (AP ) - The most expensive House race in US history heads to voters Tuesday in the northern suburbs of Atlanta . Ms Handel, 55, spent Monday campaigning across the district, and received support from a Donald Trump tweet on Tuesday.
As part of the campaign, SRK unveiled the first mini trailer at the India-Pakistan final of the Champions Trophy tournament. The film sees Khan in the role of a tourist guide from Punjab while Sharma plays a Gujarati girl.
The additional pressure on Qatar came after Doha rejected Saudi demands delivered by a Kuwaiti envoy Wednesday. Tillerson has been tapped by Trump to help mediate the worst diplomatic crisis in the Gulf in years.
Also, Director Persis Drell sold 2,500 shares of NVIDIA Corporation stock in a transaction that occurred on Thursday, May 18th. Waters Parkerson Communication Ltd Co holds 0.03% of its portfolio in NVIDIA Corporation (NASDAQ:NVDA) for 2,700 shares.
Israeli officials have said the failure to pay for electricity is the result of an internal dispute between Hamas and the PA. It identified two of the men as Bra'a Salah and Asama Atta, born in 1998, and the third as Adel Ankush, born in 1999.
Other countries, including the USA and Canada - which do not have similar bans on asbestos - have not been affected by the recall. Triggering the protocol ensures all relevant agencies work together to implement a whole-of-government response.
Prosecutors allege he knowingly used a business structure which hid income from his image rights between 2011 and 2014. IBTimes UK earlier revealed that Ronaldo wants to leave Real and he has already informed the club of his decision.
Sekulow is responding on "Fox and Friends" to a statement that Trump's tweets can make it harder for others to do their job. Rubio is a member of the Senate Intelligence Committee , which is doing its own probe into Russian election interference.
L'allocation minimale ARE formation est de 20,67 € par jour au lieu 20,54 €. À Mayotte, elle sera portée à 14,42 euros par jour. La partie fixe de l'ARE passe quant à elle de 11,76 euros à 11,84 euros par jour.
Wolseley ends Q3 with strong revenue growth
However, like for like sales in the United Kingdom slipped 0.4% and revenue dipped from £529 million to £506 million. Exchange rate movements increased revenue by £423 million.
Big names available for Vegas draft
With so many Cup teams built down the middle, Dallas' Cody Eakin (who McPhee also drafted), Minnesota's Erik Haula and St. Building through the draft is the best way to create sustainable success , and McPhee seems committed to that in Vegas.
No offer received for Ronaldo, says Real boss
Portuguese sports daily A Bola also claimed that Perez had already been informed of the 32-year-old's decision. Perez employed six managers during his first spell, as Real won two La Liga titles and the Champions League.