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January 31st

Ivette Cepeda: the queen of Havana nights

Once upon a time a teacher who bet on singing and succeeded. In synthesis this is the real story of Ivette Cepeda, a kind of iconic image, which tours different night centers of the capital almost all nights and her fans do not let her go before cheering her name in the purest football style.<br /> Read More

Giant Cuban Rag Doll to Opt for Guinness Record

An over 16 feet tall rag doll, whose creators aspire to be included in the Guinness Book of Records as one of the tallest in the world, will be exhibited for the first time on February 3rd  in Camaguey city. Read More

I lied because I was taught by the CIA, says Posada Carriles

Attorney Jose Pertierra denounced the confessed terrorist Luis Posada Carriles argued before the Federal Court of El Paso, that his long years of work with the Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) had misled him, confused him and that he was suffering from memory loss. Read More

"Barquitos del San Juan" to be launched at the Book Fair in Cuba

Matanzas´s Vigía Publishing House will present the latter edition of its children magazine Barquitos del San Juan ( Little ships from San Juan River) in the XIX International Book Fair, Cuba 2010, that will be inaugurated in February in the Morro Cabaña Complex, in Havana. Read More

Argentina Poet Happy, Honored with Casa Award

Happy and highly honored with the Casa de las Americas, said on Friday the Argentinean poet Bruno Di Benedetto, who receives it almost as a birthday gift because less than a week ago it was his 55th birthday. Read More

Statue of Ernest Hemingway in Cuba's wax museum

A life-size statue of the American writer Ernest Hemingway, who dubbed himself as &quot;a Cuban half-breed&quot; is displayed to the public on the Wax Museum in this eastern city. Read More

Effective Cuban drug treatment for hemorrhoids

The treatment of acute hemorrhoidal crisis with recombinant streptokinase suppositories, a Cuban drug currently in clinical trials, reportedsatisfactory results in patients in the easternmost province of Guantanamo. Read More

Cuba, Guest of Honor in French tourism fair

The XI Loisiroscope International Exhibition and III Salon Seniors, were inaugurated on Friday in Dijon, France, with the assistance of many personalities and Cuba as a guest of honor. Read More

Cuban VP Signs Book of Condolences for Earthquake in Haiti

On behalf of the Cuban government and people, Esteban Lazo Hernandez, vice president of the State Council, signed this Friday the condolence book for the victims of the earthquake that struck Haiti on January 12. Read More