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March 8th

Medical school in Cuba for young people from Solomon Islands

Cuban medical brigade to provide services in that Southern Pacific archipelago Read More

March 7th

Carilda's ode to Fidel turns 50

Cuban poet Carilda Oliver, celebrated in her hometown, tMatanzas, the 50th anniversary of her "Ode to Fidel". Read More

National Workshop of Young Peoples Videoclubs in session

The certainty that the Young Peoples Videoclubs can help to promote the quality of cultural work in Cuba was a theme among those attending the 5th National Workshop of Youth Videoclubs yesterday in Havana Read More

New courses starts in Cuban Community Computer Centers

Every year, more than 200,000 people graduate from the courses taught in the Community Computers Centers across Cuba, said Mayda Brito de Toste, director of this program in the province of Havana. Read More

March 6th

Santiago Alvarez film works available in Cuba

A DVD with the best of the work of Cuban filmmaker Santiago Alvarez will be presented on March 8 at the International Documentary Film Festival, which bears his name, the organizing committee announced on Friday. Read More

Yipsi Moreno broke hammer throwing record

Cuban Yipsi Moreno broke the Cuban and Central American hammer throwing record with a throw of 75.64 meters, during a an international competition in Kingston, Jamaica Read More

Cuba hosts International Piano Contest

The sixth Ignacio Cervantes International Piano Concourse and Festival will open at the Havana Amadeo Roldan Theater on March 8, with participation of 21 piano players from 10 countries. Read More

Cuba to host five-nation Jai Alai competition

Teams from five nations have registered to compete in the 17th edition of the Captain San Luis Cup, for Jai Alai (Pelota Vasca), which runs from 11 to 17 March in the Raul Diaz Arguelles Complex of Cuba's capital Havana, Cuban press said on Monday. Read More

Global Solidarity School in Cuba from May 6 to May 11, 2007

A group of North American labor, community, and academic activists are sponsoring the first annual Global Solidarity School in Havana, Cuba, from May 6 to May 11, 2007. Participants will have the opportunity to share ideas, experiences, and strategies with leading Cuban activist educators and international cultural experts. The idea is to bring together people seeking to build a better world. Read More

Garcia Marquez film series in Cuba

A retrospective of films based on works by 1982 Nobel prizewinner Colombian Gabriel Garcia Marquez, also known as Gabo, started in this capital from Tuesday to Friday. Read More