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36 International Festival of New Latin American Cinema will be dedicated to Gabriel García Márquez

 36 International Festival of New Latin American Cinema will be dedicated to Gabriel García Márquez Thursday, November 27, 2014 - 04:29 From December 4 to 14, Havana will host the 36th International Festival of New Latin American Cinema, this time dedicated to Gabriel García Márquez and his relations with Cuba and cinematography in the region, said Ivan Giroud, director general of the Festival, at a press conference.

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Google provides free services in Cuba

Google provides free services in Cuba Thursday, November 27, 2014 - 04:24 Google reported that since Wednesday apps and free games from Google Play and the free version of Google Analytics are available in Cuba. According to the source, "users in Cuba can now download the free apps in our store."

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Flight from Manchester to Holguin makes emergency landing in Bermuda

Flight from Manchester to Holguin makes emergency landing in Bermuda Thursday, November 27, 2014 - 04:21 A flight from company Thomas Cook, who had left Manchester on Monday towards Holguín, was diverted to Bermuda after a drunk passenger assaulted several members of the crew.

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University Hospital of Geneva reported on the favorable evolution of Cuban doctor infected with Ebola

University Hospital of Geneva reported on the favorable evolution of Cuban doctor infected with Ebola Thursday, November 27, 2014 - 04:05 Cuban doctor Felix Baez Sarria, who contracted Ebola in Sierra Leone, evolves positively and the presence of the virus in his blood has been greatly reduced, doctors said this Tuesday at the University Hospital of Geneva.

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Raul Castro didn’t met Margallo

Raul Castro didn’t met Margallo Thursday, November 27, 2014 - 03:43 The Cuban leader Raul Castro didn’t met yesterday the Spanish Foreign Minister Jose Manuel Garcia-Margallo who was in Cuba on an official visit. Although the meeting was never confirmed, it was expected as the culmination of the two official days of the Spanish foreign minister in Havana.

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Cuba fights to keep first place in Veracruz

Cuba fights to keep first place in Veracruz Thursday, November 27, 2014 - 03:35 Cuba is in the first place at the medal board in Central American and Caribbean Games Veracruz 2014, beating Mexico for two gold medals. The Cuban Mijaín Lopez, double Olympic champion and five-time world champion, will look for the gold medal in Greco-Roman wrestling.

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Celebrated the first part of Lucas Award 2014

Celebrated the first part of Lucas Award 2014 Thursday, November 27, 2014 - 03:19 On Tuesday night in Arcos de Cristal Tropicana Lounge, were celebrated the first part of Lucas Award 2014. Lucas Award is an audiovisual project, which each year attracts artists from around the country. This year were received more than 300 video clips.

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Cuban prosecutor that was awaiting trial on corruption escapes from Cuba

Cuban prosecutor that was awaiting trial on corruption escapes from Cuba Thursday, November 27, 2014 - 03:13 The Cuban prosecutor Hilda Batista Torriente, who was awaiting for trial on charges of forgery and insider trading, managed to evade immigration controls and escaped from Cuba on a flight to Costa Rica.

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