Voices from around the World Demand Justice for The Five

0 Havana, Cuba, Sep 6.- As part of the international campaign “On the Fifth for The Five,” activated the fifth day of every month, voices from around the world demanded justice for the Cuban heroes condemned in the United States for fighting terrorism. Guido Miguel Carlotto, secretary for Human rights of the Argentinean province of Buenos Aires, sent a letter

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Fans of Partagas Cigars to Meet in Cuba

2 Havana, Cuba, Aug 9.- The famous Cuban cigar brand Partagas will celebrate its 167 anniversary surrounded by its friends and fans from around the world next November. Over 350 cigar distributors, businesspeople, entrepreneurs and specialists will gather here at the 23 rd Meeting of Clients and Friends of Partagas, said Abel Exposito, director of the Partagas Cigar Factory. Already

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Cuba Celebrates World AIDS Day

0 Havana, Dec 1. -Cuba is celebrating World AIDS day on Thursday along with the rest of the world and this year the focus is on the initiative "Getting to Zero".Zero new infections by HIV, zero discrimination, and zero deaths by AIDS are the goals of the UNAIDS campaign until 2015, in which the Cuban nation is involved, said Manuel

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US: New Mobilizations after Zuccotti Park Eviction

1 Washington, Nov 15. -Hundreds of police officers on Tuesday vacated demonstrators from the Zuccotti Park, in New York. As a response to this action, the Occupy Wall Street (OWS) movement announced in a communique that this is not the end of their activities in the United States or the world. Police forces evicted protesters from the park since Tuesday

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Prensa Latina Announces Survey to Choose Best Athletes of 2011

2 Havana, Nov 14. -Prensa Latina news agency on Monday called the world to participate in the 45th edition of the survey to choose the best athletes from Latin America and the Caribbean in 2011.The survey is held since 1964, and participants could send their vote through email to deportes@prensa-latina.cuEsta dirección de correo electrónico está protegida contra los robots de

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Travel Journalists Concern about Safety

0 Havana, Oct 13. -The insecurities and tensions in many parts of the world and particularly in Latin America today concern the members of the International Association of Latin Journalists and Writers on Tourism (VISION).A statement of the organization emphasizes the need for journalists to help combat this scourge. The statement indicates that currently Vision is observing throughout Latin America

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Cuba Celebrates Intl Youth Day

2 Havana, Aug 12 .- Young people in Cuba are celebrating International Youth Day on Friday with an extensive program of cultural and sports activities, turning the day into a real party. "We have the privilege of celebrating the date with happiness, unlike elsewhere in the world," Leira Sanchez, head of the Union of Young Communists(UJC) International Relations department, recently stated.

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Danny Glover: a Fighter for Justice and Humanity

0 Havana, Jun 14. -"We should be capable of giving life to all projects that come to our imagination, and of building a world full of hope and justice for all of humanity," U.S. actor Danny Glover said in the Cuban capital on Tuesday. "I made a commitment eight years ago to the wives and relatives of the five Cuban

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Chucho Valdes: A New Music for A New Century

0 Havana, Apr. 23. -Cuban composer and jazz musician Jesus (Chucho) Valdes spoke for a new music for a new century in which the world experiences critical times. My work, my researches are going that way, Valdes said on Thursday in a press conference at the National Hotel of Cuba where he launched his most recent CD, Chucho´s Steps. According

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