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U.S. Coast Guard reports illegal Cuban migration down this year

With the fiscal year ending Tuesday, the U.S. Coast Guard reported this weekend that it has apprehended far fewer Cuban migrants at sea than in the previous year. Read More

Cyprus' Foreign Minister Markos Kipryanou is arrive to Cuba

Cyprus' Foreign Minister Markos Kipryanou is to arrive in Cuba Saturday, at the invitation of his Cuban counterpart Felipe Perez Roque, Granma daily reported. Read More

Venezuelan President Hugo Chávez made a surprise visit to Cuba today

Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez made a surprise visit to Cuba late Saturday and wasted little time heading into a closed-door meeting with President Raul Castro and his ailing brother Fidel. Read More

Cuban band Warapo to perform in Vietnam

Cuba’s famous band Warapo will perform in the Saigon Bar in the Caravelle Hotel in Ho Chi Minh City on October 1 and feature Latin-Fusion. Read More

Homage to Late Cuban Moviemaker Humberto Solás

Moviemakers and specialists from Bolivia and Peru paid homage to late Cuban Humberto Solas, who passed away last week, in movie festivals in their countries. Read More

In Havana: Homage to Naborí on his 86th Birthday Anniversary

A ceremony was held at the Havana-based José Martí Memorial last Sept. 26th, to honor National Literature Prize laureate in 1995, late Jesús Orta Ruiz -- better known as ‘Indio Naborí’-- on occasion of his 86th birthday anniversary. Read More

United Nations Doubles Cuba Relief

The United Nations System has more than doubled its commitment to hurricane relief in Cuba from 3.687 to 8.6 million dollars, an official source confirmed on Saturday. Read More

In Cuba: Viñales, eternal heritage

Viñales has changed. From the distance its flat-topped hillocks keep looking like a herd of sleeping elephants, as Federico García Lorca once said; but the traces of devastation are everywhere. Read More