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Cuban 2nd round Municipal Elections Sunday

All Cubans over 16 are eligible to vote, with no exception of race or gender, and first round reported an attendance of over 95 percent and CEN officials expect high attendance at the second round as well. Read More

Cuban orthopedics specialist Alvarez Cambras honored in Nicaragua

Armed Forces Commander Moises Omar Jalleslevens Acevedo gave the award to the Cuban, who is also a legislator in his country's national parliament. Read More

Danny Glover at the premiere of "El Proceso: La historia no contada" ("The Process: an Untold Story")

El Proceso, finished in 2007 and directed by the Cuban filmmaker Rolando Almirante, is a co-production between the Instituto Cubano del Arte e Industria Cinematográficos (ICAIC) and Telesur of Venezuela. The film is a dynamic presentation that includes interviews with the Cuban and US experts who gave testimony in the trial of the Five. Read More

International contest of young jazzists in Havana City.

Once again JOJAZZ makes possible the meeting of the young jazz interpreters, composers and lovers all over Cuba and abroad. Registration will take place in the National Centre of Popular Music in Havana City, and its dateline will be the first forthnight of November. Read More

Cuba inaugurates new energy-efficient generators

The main goal of the Cubas "Energy Revolution" is to generate electricity with greater efficiency Read More

Cuba at a quadrangular group for 2008 CONCACAF Womens Olympic Qualification

The two Caribbean qualifiers will come from a quadrangular group consisting of Cuba, Jamaica, Puerto Rico and Trinidad & Tobago that will take place later this year at a venue to be determined. Read More

Encounter with the roots. About the documentary on son creator Adalberto Alvarez

The greatness of Lourdes de los Santos documentary Son para un sonero lies in that to extol the life and deeds of Master Adalberto Álvarez represents calling on the wholesome rain that makes the flowers that embellish the garden of our homeland to blossom in our Cuban souls. Read More

In Cuba 96.49% of voters went to the polls

A total of 92.99% ballots were valid. More than 3,000 constituencies will hold a second round on Sunday, the largest runoff round in Cubas election history Read More

Noel a little stronger as it approaches Hispaniola

At 5:00 pm edt the center of tropical storm Noel was located near latitude 16.8 north, longitude 71.9 west or about 125 miles, 205 km south-southeast of Port au Prince Haiti and about 320 miles-515 km southeast of Guantanamo, Cuba. Noel is moving toward the north-northwest near 5 mph-7 km/hr. Read More