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Daily Archives: May 20, 2011

REYNA LUISA Y FAMILIA LLEGAN EL 9 DE JUNIO A ESTADOS UNIDOS20-05-2011.Angélica Mora(www.miscelaneasdecuba.net).- Indicó que en estos momentos se gestiona una prórroga de las visas, cuya fecha de salida era para el 24 de mayo. Desde Holgu... Continue reading
Unofficial Obama adviser Medea Benjamin, founder of Code Pink, organized a small demonstration in Washington, D.C. this week to demand that the U.S. terminate military aid to Israel. âNot one nickel. Continue reading
Body dumped in front of city hall in northern Mexico Monterrey, Mexico (EFE).- The body of a decapitated woman was dumped in front of city hall in the Monterrey suburb of Guadalupe, authorities in the Continue reading
Relaciones Cuba-EEUUConsidera que ha llegado el momento de una “primavera cubana” que permita a la Isla incorporarse al concierto de naciones libres Continue reading
LATEST NEWS: Brazil - Support of Cuba by Governor of Pernambuco LATEST NEWS: Cuba’s Civil Defense on Meteoro Drill this Weekend LATEST NEWS: Cuba - A Worker Sees Me, Calls Me Artist, Silvio Rodriguez Online: 23 Continue reading
Cuba cracks down on "Guayabera" crimeBy Marc Frank in HavanaPublished: May 20 2011 13:43 | Last updated: May 20 2011 13:43One morning this month the nearly half a million inhabitants of Sancti Spiritus, a leafy province in central Cuba, woke ... Continue reading
by Yoaxis Marcheco Suarez The burial of Juan Wilfredo Soto Garcia began on foot from the funeral home to Camacho Street where the Santa Clara cemetery is located, and there his remains were laid to rest. The sun was strong and the heat was intense but those men and women- relatives, friends, or partners in [...] Continue reading
Scarabeo 9 is set to leave Keppel Shipyard in Singapore next month or July and arrive offshore Cuba sometime in September to drill the Jaguey prospect for Repsol in 5,300 feet of water, a little bit ... Continue reading
HAVANA, May 20, 2011 (IPS) - "I talk to deal with problems. In Cuba, there is too much formal, repetitive discourse and not enough directed at people, with their anxieties and joys," said ... Continue reading
DDC Santiago de Cuba La decisión coincide con los 400 años de la aparición de la imagen de la Vi... Continue reading
The crime committed against Juan Wilfredo Soto Garcia has taken an even more treacherous turn as the assassin, upon trying to dust off another death, has used methods so low like releasing a testimony from his sister Rosa who has suffered from psychiatric disorders since her adolescence. She (Rosa) is a person that is greatly [...] Continue reading
La Orquesta de Harvard-Radcliffe (OHR), perteneciente a la Universidad de Harvard en Cambridge, Estado de Massachusset, visitará la Isla a finales de mayo y ofrecerá tres conciertos. Continue reading
Nuevas evidencias en el caso de Juan Wilfredo Soto GarcíaPor Martha Beatriz Roque CabelloEn ocasiones resulta difícil, teniendo información, poder trasladarla, porque los que viven en el mundo de la oposición, de los presos, de las ... Continue reading
La representante republicana Ileana Ros-Lehtinen dijo esta semana que volverá a presentar una legislación destinada a evitar que “el regimen cubano se convierta en un magnate petrolero del Caribe”. Continue reading
Familiares del fallecido preso cubano Orlando Zapata Tamayo viajarán el próximo 9 de junio como refugiados políticos a EE.UU., a donde esperan emigrar con las cenizas del opositor, informó hoy a Efe su madre, Reina Luisa Tamayo. Continue reading
Havana (CNN) -- The extended family of Orlando Zapata Tamayo, a Cuban political prisoner who died last year after a prolonged hunger strike, will fly into exile in the United States on June 9, ... Continue reading
                Eran mil y una noches de su viaje a La Habana, el regreso en bateas y en blancas palanganas de cruceros que arrían la bandera cubana para izar la de yankees curiosos y distintos que estudian sobr... Continue reading
La aerolínea Air Nicaragua enlazará a Managua y La Habana desde julio19 de Mayo de 2011 • 19:24hsLa Habana, 19 may (EFE).- La aerolínea Air Nicaragua enlazará a Managua y La Habana a partir de julio próximo, con tres frecuenc... Continue reading
DDC La Habana - Pinar del Río Acusado de promover el multipartidismo, el Premio Nacional de Artes ... Continue reading
implementation of plans to face catastrophic situations, particularly in view of the fact that the hurricane season in Cuba begins on June 1 and stretches until November 30. According to specialists from the National General Staff of the Civil Continue reading
Saipem-owned semisubmersible Scarabeo 9 is set to leave Keppel Shipyard in Singapore next month or July and arrive offshore Cuba sometime in September to drill the Jaguey prospect for Repsol in 5,300 Continue reading
Moscow.- The 106th anniversary of the death in combat of Cuba s National Hero Jose Marti was marked in Moscow''s Pedagogical University with the screening of the documentary "Alas con Puntas". "Alas con Continue reading
May 20 (Bloomberg) -- Stewart Stockdale, president of the Americas at Western Union Co., talks about remittances from workers in the U.S. to their families in Latin America. Stockdale speaks on Bloomberg Television's "InBusiness with Margaret Continue reading
The Globe will host its eighth annual CubaLibre BlockParty this Friday, along the entire 300 block of Alhambra Circle. This free, open-air concert and festival in the heart of downtown Coral Gables, starts Continue reading
LATEST NEWS: Spanish Films in Holguin and All Cuba Online: 20 guests Friday, 20 May 2011 News Cuba The preliminary results of a historical research on the development of Social Sciences in Cuba during Continue reading
The Cuban Academy of Sciences (ACC, Spanish acronyms) acknowledged Fidel Castro with the commemorative medal of the 150th anniversary of the creation of the institution. The distinction was received during Continue reading
The Cuban deputy representative to the United Nations, Rodolfo Benitez, rejected this Thursday the Cuban Adjustment Act enforced in the United States and described it as a despicable disdain for life Continue reading
Holguin and all the Cuban provinces will be taking part in the Meteoro drills, a national civil defense event hel here every year aimed at improving the peopleâ??s readiness to face and reduce the damages Continue reading
Emerio Medina, originally form the municipality of Mayari, in Holguin province, has gradually become one of the reference voices in the Cuban contemporary narrative. The national and international awards Continue reading
At about 05:00 pm a local storm hit severely the municipality of Rafael Freyre, located southwest of Guardalavaca Beach, in the province of Holguin. In accordance with sources from the local government, Continue reading
Police in Tennent Street are appealing for witnesses and information following an attempted Paramilitary style assault in North Belfast, in the early hours of Friday 20 May. At approximately 00.25am, Continue reading
Disidencia, Zapata Tamayo“La oficina de Refugiados de la Sección de Intereses de Estados Unidos en La Habana (SINA) nos confirmó ayer que vamos a viajar (…) y ya estamos haciendo trámites”, expresó Reina Luisa Tamayo Continue reading
La falta de espacio donde vivir no deja de agobiar a los cubanos, pero el año pasado se edificaron menos casas en la isla que en el 2009. Continue reading
MONTEVIDEO, Uruguay, May 19 (UPI) -- The need for democratic reform in Latin America is felt nowhere as acutely as in Cuba and Venezuela, European and South American lawmakers meeting in ... Continue reading
Noel Smith, curator of education at USF's Graphicstudio, hopes to work again with Cuban artists. She says they are among the best in world, "bar ... Continue reading
After 40 years of waiting, 61-year-old metalworker Juani Santos finally underwent a sex reassignment surgery as part of the Cuban government's revolutionary program to fund sex-change ... Continue reading
After 40 years of waiting, 61-year-old metalworker Juani Santos finally underwent a sex reassignment surgery as part of the Cuban government's revolutionary program to fund sex-change ... Continue reading
Dallas Mavericks owner Mark Cuban is still refraining from talking to the media, but he made his displeasure with the officiating known at halftime of his team's Game 2 loss to ... Continue reading
DDC Madrid El vietnamita Le Quang Liem derrotó a Lázaro Bruzón y encabeza el torneo. Los cubanos... Continue reading
Agencias Washington Netanyahu dice que la idea es 'indefendible'. Francia, Alemania y Polonia dan s... Continue reading
"Espero que no haya problemas y podamos viajar ese día", expresó Tamayo, al subrayar que "se va de Cuba con mucho dolor", pues nunca le entregaron "los certificados de defunción ni de autopsia" de su hijo. Continue reading
Agencias - DDC La Habana Desde allá 'seguiré luchando contra los asesinos de mi hijo', dice Reina... Continue reading
Last night I had a chance to see a phenomenon that started quietly and has spread to almost every corner of Spain. 15-M is the name of the movement, which also emerged from social networks, and which reflects the dissatisfaction of citizens with the management of government, political parties, all of this a few days [...] Continue reading
El 20 de mayo de 1902 Cuba fue libre e independiente al asumir la presidencia de la República Don Tomás de Estrada Palma, después de muchos años y muertos para obtenerla. Continue reading
Alberto Méndez Castelló Las Tunas Entre el totalitarismo y la resurrección de la sociedad civil ... Continue reading