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November 22nd

China sends 90 tons of aid to Cuba, after Hurricane Sandy

China dispatched a cargo aircraft with 90 tons of humanitarian aid to Cuba to help people who lost their homes when Hurricane Sandy devastated the region in late October. Read More

November 21st

Zucchero Returns to Havana with CD and Concert

<br /> Famed Italian composer and singer Zucchero returns to Cuba on December 8 for a concert and present his latest album, recorded in Havana with Cuban musicians. Read More

Cuba Begins Anti-Flu Vaccine Campaigne

More than 500,000 million Cubans will be vaccinated nationwide seasonal flu from today to December 15, health autorities stated. Read More

U.S. Archdiocese Sends Aid for Cuba’s Sandy Victims

The Catholic Archdiocese of Miami sent Monday to Cuba a shipment of more than 4 tons of provisions for the victims of Hurricane Sandy. Read More

International Event of Partagas in Cuba

Cuban tobacco industry earned new recognition at the 23rd International Meeting of Clients and Friends of Partagas, with the attendance of 270 persons of 15 countries. Read More

November 20th

Cuban defector Angelo Santana delivers stunning knockout and performance in first national television appearance

Rain delayed the outdoor action, but not before heavyweight Trevor Bryan announced his arrival as a potential contender Read More

Cuba migration change eases return for defectors

Sydney Gregory has never met her father, an Olympic silver medalist in fencing who defected from the Cuban team at a tournament in Lisbon in 2002 when she was 15 days old. But he recently rang from Italy with good news: Papa's coming home to visit. Read More

Turbulence on Cuba-Italy flight leaves 30 bruised

An airliner flying from Havana to Milan abruptly plunged some 1,000 meters (3,300 feet) when it hit unusually strong turbulence over the Atlantic on Monday, terrifying passengers and leaving some 30 people aboard with bruises and scrapes, airline officials said. Read More

Colombian Farc rebels announce Christmas ceasefire

Colombia's left-wing Farc rebels have announced a unilateral Christmas ceasefire, on the first day of peace talks in Cuba. Read More

Cuban Leader Raul Castro Meets Suriname President

Cuban leader Raul Castro on Sunday met with Suriname President Desire Delano Bouterse, who is on an official visit to the island nation Read More