Carlos Acosta, Cuban National Dance Award 2011

3 Havana, Apr 7. -Cuban dancer Carlos Acosta was awarded the National Dance Prize 2011 in recognition of his brilliant career, which began in the National Ballet. Acosta has being invited to perform with prestigious international dance companies, including the American Ballet Theatre, the Royal Ballet of London and the Kirov in St. Petersburg. He is known for his technical

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Swedish Academy Decorates Cuban Historiane

1 Havana, Nov 29. -The Swedish Royal Academy of Sciences has awarded Havana City Historian Eusebio Leal with its Linnean medal, for promoting the life and work of Erik L. Ekman (1883-1931). The medal acknowledges the Cuban historian's contribution to making known the life and work of Ekman,who devoted his life to studying Caribbean and Cuban botany, Granma newspaper reported.

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Cuba to Honor Transplant Pioneer

0 Havana, Nov 22. -Cuban Society of History of Medicine awarded the rank of Honorary Member to the professor, doctor of science, Julio Noel Gonzalez Jimenez, a pioneer of transplantation in Cuba. The recognition will be made next December 2, announced vice president of the society and director of the Center for Humanistic Studies of the University Of Medical Sciences

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Cuban Judge Receives Award

1 Havana, Jun 7. -The president of the Cuban Society of Civil Law and Family of the National Union of Jurists of Cuba (UNJC), Olga Mesa, will be awarded with the national prize of law previously granted to deceased personalities. The senior professor and consultant of Havana University will receive National Carlos Manuel de Céspedes Award for Law; so named

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Kids from Santa Cruz del Sur awarded in Provincial Energy Saving Contest

1 Santa Cruz del Sur, Apr 20. -Santa Cruz del Sur turned out to be the municipality with the highest percent of awarded kids in the Provincial Contest of the Programmes for the Electric Energy Saving and Water Use and Saving (PAEME y PAURA), respectively. An event that was in session at  the “Máximo Gómez Báez” Senior High School, in

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