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Cuba Leader Fidel Castro Dies At Age 90

Fidel Castro a Cuban revolutionary has passed away at the age of 90. He led the country for nearly half a century, bedeviled 11 American Presidents and pushed the world to the brink of nuclear war. He was the reason behind bringing cold war to the Western Hemisphere in the year 1959.

His death was announced on the Cuban television. But the television did not feature any other details about his death. Fidel Castro was not in good health for several years. So he ceded his power to his younger brother Raul Castro. Fidel Castro was in power for a very long time than any living national leader except Queen Elizabeth II. He is a great international figure.

Castro ruled the country with his strength and symbolism from the year 1959. He delivered his first speech in front of thousands of admirers. He spoke with passion for a long time. The speech was electrifying, and the people believed on their young leader who was destined to be their savoir
He believed himself as a Messiah of his country. He controlled the country and the people with high authority. He is a self-obsessed person who believed in his destiny. He was an inspiration to many leaders of the world.

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Earthquake Hits Ecuador! Over 654 People Dead

An earthquake of magnitude 7.8 hit Ecuador on Saturday evening. The country’s risk management office said that over 654 people had lost their lives till now. It is said that the death toll may increase as many have been stuck inside the buildings. Around 58 people are found missing since April 16, and 12,492 people were injured. The Government has provided shelters for 26,091 people. An aftershock was also experienced with a magnitude of 6.1 which struck the coast of Ecuador.
Three cities of Ecuador Manta, Portovieja, and Pedernales was the worst affected by the quake. Ecuadorian President Rafael has announced several financial measures so that the government gets fund for the reconstruction of buildings. He also said that rebuilding affected areas is a tough task as it may take several years for its completion. The Government has decided to increase the sales tax for one year and sell their properties so that they can get money for the reconstruction purpose.

Defence Minister Ricardo Patino said that “The country is facing an awkward phase right now.” The rescue team is recovering bodies from the debris. He also added that it would take several years for the country to recover from the aftereffects of the quake.

The tourist areas in Pedernales were badly affected by the tremor. A restaurant and a five-story hotel were destroyed. Rescuers are doing their best to find people stuck inside the buildings. One of the survivors told CNN’s Gustavo Valdes that the quake was too hard that they all fell and they could not get up. The victims are left clueless as what they can do next for their living.

The Government of Ecuador is sending officials to every house looking for survivors and victims’. Over 10,000 soldiers and 4600 police officers are deployed for the rescue operation. Rescuers from other countries have reached Ecuador to help in the rescue operations of the Government.

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Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia Found Dead At Resort

Antonin Scalia Justice of the Supreme Court of United Nations was found dead at a resort in Texas. He was 79. He is known for his transformative legal theories and writings. He has worked in the Supreme Court for over thirty years. Chief Justice John G. Roberts confirmed Scalia’s death. He said that the judge was an extra-ordinary person and that he will always be treasured by his colleagues. He also added that his death is a great loss for the country.

Spokeswomen of the United States Marshall Service said that there was nothing found to indicate that the death was unnatural. His death was ruled to be the result of natural causes.

He began his career in the court as an outsider known for making caustic dissents. His theories were initially idiosyncratic it gradually took hold everywhere. Judge Richard A.Posner said that he was the most influential justice of the last quarter century. He was a champion of originalism. Political conservatives accepted his ideas on originalism.

He was an exceptional student graduated from Harvard Law School. He was good in defending criminals and cross-examining the witnesses. He became the longest-serving member of the court after the retirement of Justice John Paul. He was a regular writer for major cases including First Amendment, class actions and arbitrations.

He had an exceptional skill in writing, and he used the perfect phrase and words in his writing. His writing attracted a huge section of people. Lawyers and civilians followed his opinions. He is capable of making the courtroom active by his talks. He entertains the people in the court with his meaningful jokes.

He was a man of varied tastes. His other interests are poker, opera, and hunting. He was named Nino by his friends. His friends said that he enjoyed his joke more than anything else.