Monthly archives: November, 2016

Brazil has declared three days of national mourning after a plane carrying the Chapecoense football team crashed in Colombia in the early hours of Tuesday.

Brazil has declared three days of national mourning after a plane carrying the Chapecoense football team crashed in Colombia in the early hours of Tuesday, killing at least 75 people including players, journalists and crew members.Six people – three players, two crew and a journalist – are thought to have survived, although reports suggest another …

The Awami Workers Party mourns the passing of Comrade Fidel Castro, one of the greatest revolutionary icons in history. We extend our condolences to the Cuban people today on their immense loss, and assure them that they do not bear this alone, for Fidel Castro was a beacon of hope to countless oppressed peoples around …

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 …

Water belonging to India cannot go to Pakistan,’ says Modi

‘Water belonging to India cannot go to Pakistan,’ says Modi Dawn.com — Updated about 3 hours ago  Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday said that water which ‘belongs’ to India cannot be allowed to flow into Pakistan, Indian Express reported. “The fields of our farmers must have adequate water. Water that belongs to India cannot …

Japan sign military sharing deal With South Korea

Japan occupied Korea for 35 years Tomohiro Ohsumi/Getty Images SEOUL (CNN) – Japan and South Korea, once bitter enemies, have agreed to their closest military co-operation since the end of World War II.A military-intelligence sharing deal, which has been in the pipeline for five years, will allow both countries to share information directly without using …

Access to water is a fundamental right that must be protected at all times.

Pakistan Permanent Representative Dr. Maleeha Lodhi said that access to water is a fundamental right that must be protected at all times. Speaking in the UN Security Council debate on water, peace and security, Pakistan Permanent Representative Dr. Maleeha Lodhi said that access to water is a fundamental right that must be protected at all …