The bishops of Cuba have given President Raúl Castro Ruz their "vote of confidence," and urged the new leader to take the "transcendent measures" necessary to respond to the tensions and anxieties of the nation's populace. Read More
During the Magisterial Conference at the Aula Magna of the University of Havana. Cubas daily newspaper Granma reports on a meeting by Cardinal Tarcisio Bertone, the Vaticans Secretary of State, held yesterday at the Aula Magna of the University of Havana. Read More
Havanas movie theatre Chaplin, attached to the Cinemateca de Cuba, hosted the 2nd Season of Contemporary Norwegian Film, February 16-24. It included the presentation of the feature film "Neighbours" and the short film "Sniffer."
The 10th Festival of the Habano (Cuban Cigar) opens on Monday at the Convention Center in the Cuban capital with the participation of distributors, specialists and lovers of the best cigar in the world. Read More
RAUL CASTRO, who has laboured in the shadow of his brother Fidel since the days of their revolution, has become Cuba's new president, ending his brother's 49-year rule and washing away hopes that a younger generation might take power.
Comrade Fidel Castro on Sunday sent a message to the Round Table prime-time radio and television program thanking young writer Katiuska Blanco for the love and respect with which she wrote a book on his father. Read More
Women writers, academics and specialists in Latin America and the Caribbean were discussing last week in Havana about Violence, counter violence in the culture of Latin American and Caribbean women. Read More