Day archives: November 27th, 2016

Gen Qamar Javed Bajwa and Gen Zubair Mahmood Hayat as the chief of army staff and the chairman .

ISLAMABAD: Prime Minis­ter Nawaz Sharif on Saturday named the new military command, appointing Gen Qamar Javed Bajwa and Gen Zubair Mahmood Hayat as the chief of army staff and the chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Committee (CJCSC), respectively, in the hope of stabilising the fragile civil-military balance. The appointments were set in motion …

Grief and joy erupts at Fidel Castro´s death

Grief and joy erupts at Fidel Castro´s death AAFP November 27, 2016 World HAVANA: Mourning descended on Havana and celebrations erupted in Miami on Saturday after the death of Cuban revolutionary leader Fidel Castro, whose iron-fisted rule defied the United States for half a century.One of the world´s longest-serving rulers and among modern history´s most …