Pakistan heads for coalition
PPP emerges as largest party in polls:
Pakistan President Pervez Musharraf's opponents
said yesterday they would try to form a coalition, after winning an
election that cast doubt over how long the U.S.-allied Pakistani
president can stay in power.
Castro hangs up boots after five decades
Ailing revolutionary icon Fidel Castro
permanently gave up the Cuban presidency on Tuesday, ending five
decades of ironclad rule of the island marked by his one-man
defiance of the United States.