La Colmenita from Cuba and Colombia to Perform Together in Havana

2 Havana, Nov 8. -The Cuban children's theater company La Colmenita and its Colombian branch will perform together for the first time in "Martina, the Little Cockroach", with live accompaniment by the Youth Philharmonic Orchestra of San Cristobal, Bogota. The children from Cuba and Colombia, led by Carlos Alberto Cremata and Jose Francisco Arroyo, respectively, will perform in the Karl

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Syria Warns about Arab Leaders´ Confusing Statements

2 Damascus, Nov 7. -Recent statements by the secretary general and under secretary of the Arab League (AL) generate confusion and are inconsistent with the work plan agreed by Damascus and that regional organization, Syria warned. Syrian Permanent Representative to the Cairo-based AL, Yousef Ahmad, noted that the secretariat is supposed to play a coordinating role between Damascus and the

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Santa Cruz del Sur prepares facilities for the new school year

1 The successful beginning of the 2011-2012 school year in Southern Camaguey takes a great deal of effort by the staff in the education field and by the construction brigades working in the various building works.The buildings hosting the students of 10th grade are already close to the filling-out of the classrooms for what it is required a very heavy

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Casa de las Americas Exhibit on Caribbean Myths, Realities

1 Havana, Jul 16. -The myths, religions and popular traditions of the Caribbean are the focus of an exhibit by Cuban artist Caridad Regina Garcia that opened Saturday at the Mariano Rodriguez Gallery.As part of the activities sponsored by Casa de las Americas for the Year of People of African Descent, the exhibit comprises 13 works reflecting the ideas of

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Prominent students received Catorce de Junio award

1   Santa Cruz del Sur, Jun 15. –Prominent students from primary and secondary schools in Southern Camaguey received this Tuesday the Catorce de Junio( June 14th) distinction, acknowledgment granted by the José Martí Young Pioneers’ Organization. The recognition was held in the very academic institutions during special morning meetings that paid tribute to Antonio Maceo and Ernesto Che Guevara,

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USA Allocates Millions of Dollars to Destabilize Cuba

1 Havana, Jun 11. -The 20 million USD allocated by the United States to allegedly promote democracy in Cuba actually constitute a considerable sum of money to attack the Revolution, said Kenia Serrano, president of the Cuban Institute of Friendship with the Peoples (ICAP). Washington wants sectors of the Cuban population to join this interest to subvert order in Cuba

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President-elect Humala Seeks Latin American Unity, Consultation

0 Lima, Jun 6. -President-elect Ollanta Humala says his government will be characterized by Latin American unity abroad and consultation at home. At a midnight rally celebrating his close victory over conservative candidate Keiko Fujimori, Humala, representing the Gana Peru (Peru Wins) coalition, promised to honor his promises to the people. In terms of foreign policy, Humala said he would

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France Wants European Coordination on Nuclear Energy

0 Paris, Jun 6. -Energy Minister Eric Besson on Monday demanded a coordinated effort by all European counterparts on the nuclear energy issue, after Germany decided to close its 17 nuclear plants. On Sunday, after a survey showed that 62 percent of the French people want the progressive elimination of nuclear energy, Besson said that would be an expensive and

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Chile to Clear Neruda’s Death

1 Santiago de Cuba, Jun 1. -Chile's Communist Party urged for a new probe to establish the true cause of the death of Poet Pablo Neruda, amid versions that allege he was assassinated by the dictatorship of Augusto Pinochet (1973-1990). PCCH President Guillermo Teillier, and some party Legislators from both wings in Parliament and representatives of human rights organizations, submitted

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