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Van Van Orchestra and Fito Paez Inaugurate Film Festival in Havana

With the music of the Cuban orchestra Los Van Van, was inaugurated at Havana’s Karl Marx Theater, the 34th International Festival of New Latin American Cinema. Read More

After Decades-Long Ban, Christmas Holds New Meaning for Cuba

Local Catholics say that the reinstatement of Christmas as a national holiday in 1997 after decades of being outlawed has brought enormous good, but that its deeper meaning still needs to be understood. Read More

Cuban Hotel Gets International Award

Cuban hotel Sol Cayo Guillermo, from tourist destination Jardines del Rey, got the Intellichoix Award in the category of Tourism, Destination Caribbean Read More

U.S. lawmakers demand Cuba free Alan Gross

The imprisonment in Cuba of U.S. contractor Alan Gross is an obstacle to better relations between Havana and Washington, senators said Tuesday, demanding the Maryland man's immediate and unconditional release. Read More

Colombia's Farc peace talks resume in Cuba

Peace talks between the Colombian government and Farc rebels have resumed in Cuba, after a week's break. Read More