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October 24th

Dutch Film Week will begin in Havana

Charles Chaplin Cinema will host the Dutch Film Week from October 24 to 31. For the fifth time this event is organized in Havana by the Cinematheque of Cuba and with the collaboration of the Embassy of the Netherlands. Read More

Cuban residents in Lebanon highlights the work of his country against Ebola

The Association of Cuban Residents in Lebanon commended the health professionals who have traveled the country to combat Ebola in Africa. The highlighted the supportive nature of the Cuban government facing these times of crisis. Read More

Cuba is the American country with the highest suicide rate according to PAHO

The Pan American Health Organization (PAHO) revealed that Cuba is the country of the Americas with the highest suicide rate, with 16.3 deaths per 100,000 population. This is a significant health problem as it is a preventable cause of death in the continent. Read More

October 22nd

Nine Cubans will participate in karate at Veracruz 2014

Cuba has already set nine karatekas to compete in the Central American and Caribbean Games in Veracruz, including 5 men and 4 women. They were selected from the competition with Mexico team, which served as their preparation for the sporting event to start in November. Read More

Cuban photographer Orlando Luis Pardo opened exhibition at Brown University

"Habaniroshima, mon amour" is the name of the exhibition that Cuban photographer Orlando Luis Pardo Lazo inaugurated on this October 22 at the Watson Institute at Brown University. The exhibition includes 21 photographs taken in Cuba and will be open until January 30, 2015. Read More

The Cuban poet Carlos Pintado receives prize for poetry in Miami

The Cuban poet Carlos Pintado has won the Peace Prize for Poetry 2014, organized by The National Poetry Series and the Center for Literature and Theatre at Miami Dade College. The book awarded is titled Nine Coins and will be published in autumn 2015. Read More

Nine Cuban judokas will take part of the World Junior Championship in Miami

Cuba will attend nine player to the judo World Championship junior category that begin today at the Convention Center in Fort Lauderdale, Miami. Read More

José Dariel Abreu, rookie of the year

Cuban baseball player José Dariel Abreu, playing with the Chicago White Sox, was selected Rookie of the Year in the American League for the prestigious magazine The Sporting News after receiving 149 votes. Read More

Sport fishing Tournament concluded in Ciego de Ávila

The V International Sport Fishing Tournament Jardines del Rey "Big Game Trolling" concluded in the province of Ciego de Avila. This event helped to diversify the recreational options at the resort on the northern coast of Cuba. Read More

Writers Pedro Jesús and Antón Arrufat presented their new books in Sancti Spiritus

“Vias de extinsion” is the title of Anton Arrufat’s new book, he presented it together with Pedro Jesus Lopez, who also presented “Imagen y libertad vigiladas”. Both texts were winners of Nicolás Guillén and Alejo Carpentier Awards 2014 respectively. Read More