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.
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.
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.
Emirates Post Group also said it had suspended postal services to Qatar as of Tuesday, according to state news agency Wam. He also called the moves against Qatar "violations of global law and worldwide humanitarian law".
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.
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.
The imam of Muslim Welfare House - which is also a community centre - said a passing police van was flagged down after the attack. According to multiple reports and social media posts, the van ran over people leaving the Finsbury Park Mosque.
Under U.K. and ASX listing Rules, the transaction with Yancoal requires the approval of Rio Tinto shareholders. Rio Tinto said Yancoal had agreed to accelerate deferred payments and pay a coal price-linked royalty.
ADOT officials say traffic in both directions may take a 105-mile detour through Safford and Duncan by using USA 191 and US 70. Authorities said a dust storm caused by high winds likely contributed to the crash, which was reported around 5:30 p.m.
Bush administration, when he served as an outside adviser on Supreme Court picks and other issues related to judicial nominations. Even more troubling, however, is the fact that Mueller himself might have to answer questions in any obstruction investigation.
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.
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.
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