[:es]Ministro cubano de Cultura alerta sobre mensajes deformantes de películas y series que tergiversan la realidad[:]

0 [:es]La Habana, 3 feb.- «Tenemos que batallar contra las películas y series “chatarras”, los mensajes deformantes de la publicidad comercial, los reality show, la influencia de los famosos con su carga de “tonterías” (…). La fama no está asociada a la virtud ni a la heroicidad ni a la sabiduría», destacó, en la cuarta jornada del evento Pedagogía 2017,

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Los 21 nombres de María según Joel Jover

0 Camagüey, 25 sep.- El pintor camagüeyano Joel Jover ofrece en su quinta exposición en diez meses una nueva faceta de sus series centradas en la virgen María. Abierta en la galería Alejo Carpentier, de la capital provincial, la muestra “Los 21 nombres de María” contiene piezas materializadas en el actual año, en exhibición por primera vez, y las cuales

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Cuban National Ballet to Perform in Washington on Tuesday

1 Havana, May 30. -The Cuban National Ballet (BNC) is scheduled to perform on Tuesday in Washington DC, kicking off a month-long tour of the United States, the latest in a series of cultural exchanges between the two countries. The world-renowned troupe will then go to New York and Costa Mesa, California, before wrapping up the tour in Los Angeles

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Japan to Host Volleyball World Cup

1 Bern, May 24. -The International Volleyball Federation (FIVB) announced Tuesday that the World Volleyball Cup will be held Nov. 4-Dec. 4 in Japan. The cup is the first qualifying event for the 2012 Olympics in London, and received the green light to go ahead after a series of meetings between the FIVB and the Japanse Volleyball Association. Despite the

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Cuba in Press Exhibit in Belarus

2 Minsk, May 5. -Cuba is taking part in the International Press Exhibit in Belarus with a series of documentary films entitled "Las Razones de Cuba" (The Reasons of Cuba). The event, inaugurated on Wednesday at Belexpo exhibit center in Minsk, the capital, presents a good opportunity to promote Cuba's media. Cuba has a 20-square meter stand decorated with Cuban

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State-of-the-Art Technology to Monitor Uruguay River

3 Montevideo, Jan 12. -Binational environmental monitoring of the Uruguay River, which serves as a border with Argentina, will use state-of-the-art technology, including a series of automatic equipment and satellite images, the Administrative Commission of the River Uruguay (CARU) reported. In a nine-page report, the commission summed up the activities and decisions adopted since April 2010 on how to monitor

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World Youth Festival Ends

0 Pretoria, Dec 21. -The 17th World Festival of Youth and Students concludes Tuesday in South Africa after an intense series of discussions, presentations and workshops. The festival brought together 15,000 delegates from 140 countries under the slogan "Let´s defeat imperialism for a world of peace, solidarity and social transformation." The program for the final day includes a pro-peace march

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Design is King this Week in Havana

0 Havana, May 25. -The 10th Design Week will open featuring as main course a series of conferences on packaging and containers and its role in efficiency, competitiveness and promotion of products and services, reported organizers. The meeting which this year commemorates its 30th anniversary is organized by the National Design Office (ONDI in Spanish). The opening speech will be in

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