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January 6th

Llauradó theater opens Cathedral of Ice Cream play

Cathedral of ice cream, first stage version of The Wolf, The Forest and the New Man, Senel Paz, will rise at the scene of the theater Adolfo Llauradó, played by the young Manuel Alejandro Rivera, directed by Sarah María Cruz. Read More

Cuba has 415 athletes qualified for the Pan American Games in Toronto 2015

Cuban sports closes 2014 with 415 athletes in 20 sports classifieds for Toronto 2015 Pan American Games after participating in several events that gave tickets to the Canadian event, scheduled from July 10 to 26. Read More

Cuba remained the infant mortality rate of 2013, the lowest in history

The Ministry of Public Health (MINSAP) reported that in 2014 was registered in the Isle infant mortality rate of 4.2 per thousand live births, the same as 2013, presented as "the lowest in history." Read More

First earthquake of the year recorded in Cayo Santa Maria

An earthquake measuring three on the Richter scale was recorded Saturday in Cayo Santa María, northeast of Caibarién, Villa Clara, without any human or material damage caused. Read More

Presentation of jazz musician Aruán Ortiz in Havana

The eminent Cuban pianist, violinist and composer Aruán Ortiz, based in New York, debuted in Havana with a group of young performers frontline at Bertolt Brecht Theatre. Read More

Rigondeaux defended his leadership in boxing

Guillermo Rigondeaux rose canvas twice in the seventh round to knock in episode number 11 to Japanese Hisashi Amagasa and successfully defend the Super Bantamweight World Title Association (WBA) and World Boxing Organization (WBO) in the last day of the year. Read More

Matanzas restarted National Baseball Series with a win

Matanzas won 5-4 to Granma on Sunday on the first day of 2015, marking the reopening of the 54th National Baseball Series and the beginning of the second phase. Read More

Bruzón rises to 54th-ranked chess

Cuban Grand Master (GM) Lázaro Bruzón rose from position 81 to 54 in the world ranking of chess, as announced by the International Federation (FIDE) in its first list of 2015. Read More

Santiago de Cuba begins building its Malecón

The construction of a boardwalk from the beginning of Paseo de La Alameda to the building of the Customs of the port, is one of the projects implemented by the 500th anniversary of the founding of the city Santiago de Cuba. Read More