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December 11th

Cuba and South Africa program on culture

Cuba is an example of universal culture, said South African Culture Minister Lulana Xingwana upon her arrival in Havana last December 9 at the invitation of Cuban Culture Minister Abel Prieto. Read More

Tina Modotti’s inner world

Shortly after inaugurating the International Festival of the New Latin American Cinema, which he founded 31 years ago, Alfredo Guevara went to the Cuba Pavilion. Read More

“Obini Batá” a group of Cuban women playing drums

Obiní Batá is the only folkloric company on the island made up solely of women. They display their talent through singing, dancing, reciting and…what horror! Playing the hourglass-shaped batá drums! Read More

Yumari in her debut to the World Cup of Cycling

The cyclist from Sancti Spiritus Yumari Gonzalez makes debut this Thursday in the initial day of the third phase of the World Cup of cycling track, foreseen until the next Saturday, event which assembles in Cali, Colombia, to what more shine the cycling in the whole planet. Read More

Documentary on Fidel Castro's inner world released

Different personalities have just told their experiences when they met president Fidel Castro and could find his preferences about food, sports and cooking. Read More

December 10th

Pope exchanges impressions with the Cuban ambassador to the Vatican City

Pope Benedict XVI said Thursday there are growing signs of religious freedom in Cuba and that there is an opportunity for reconciliation between the communist nation and the United States. Read More

Cuba leads Solidarity and Humanism Wordlwide

Ecuador’s president Rafael Correa said Cuba was a world champion of solidarity and humanism in the farewell ceremony to the Cuban doctors that finished in that<br /> country the first stage of a psycho social-genetic study named Manuel Espejo Mission. Read More

Cuba-CARICOM anniversary commemorated in Havana

The Cuba-CARICOM Day was commemorated on Tuesday at the ‘Casa de las Americas’ cultural center in Havana thus marking another anniversary of the establishment of bilateral relations between Cuba and the Caribbean Community <br /> 37 years ago. Read More

Cinema School graduates to release multimedia at Havana Film Festival

A multimedia CD with over two thousand 670 files and videos made by graduates from the San Antonio de los Baños International Cinema and TV School was exhibited here during the 31 Havana Film Festival. Read More

Frank Fernández and his latest two albums in production

Novia Mía and El canto a mis abuelos are the new record titles currently in production by maestro Frank Fernandez, said the honored and famous Cuban pianist and soloist. Read More