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Daily Archives: May 22, 2011

Yoani Sánchez: Cuba está bajo el susto de los correctivosLa bloguera afirma que la expulsión del artista Pedro Pablo Oliva de la Asamblea Provincial del Poder Popular demuestra que ningún atrevido se quedará sin recibir su cast... Continue reading
left out defender Marcelo Messias despite the naturalized Brazilian having played in the recent 1-0 friendly win in Cuba and 3-2 home loss to Jamaica. There is also no place for Christian Castillo, a mainstay of former squads and a key player for Continue reading
. Lamming is the first recipient of the award. Granted by the Association of Cuban Writers and Artists (UNEAC), the prize was awarded in recognition of "a lifetime’s work" by the ... Continue reading
left out defender Marcelo Messias despite the naturalized Brazilian having played in the recent 1-0 friendly win in Cuba and 3-2 home defeat to Jamaica. There is also no place for Christian Castillo, a mainstay of former squads and a key player for Continue reading
once again within reach. New rules issued by the Obama administration will allow Americans wide access to communist-led Cuba, already a mecca for tourists from other nations. Within months or even weeks, thousands of people from Seattle to Sarasota could Continue reading
He died, in the end, without a name, the poor little high-contrast black and white kitten. He died of hunger and cold despite our sheltering him in a warm cloth with all the warm milk we could drop into his strawberry mouth. Separated from his mother by the mean hand of dim-witted resident of Buenavista [...] Continue reading
Acudieron a la Iglesia de Santa Rita, en La Habana, para pedirle a la virgen por los opositores encarcelados Continue reading
HAVANA The forbidden fruit of American travel is once again within reach. New rules issued by the Obama administration will allow Americans wide access to communist-led Cuba, already a mecca for tourists Continue reading
The Cuban government will completely overhaul the country’s tax system, Vladimir Requeiro, deputy chief of the Oficina Nacional de Administración Tributaria (ONAT), announced on state TV. The overhaul of the tax law of 1994 is occurring as the number of self-employed Cubans is skyrocketing. As of early May, more than 300,000 Cubans were licensed to operate [...] Continue reading
DDC Santiago de Cuba 'No causó daños de ninguna índole', según el Gobierno. ... Continue reading
Today, May 20, as in all countries that respect their history, we should mark the 109th anniversary of the birth of our Republic, but here, officially, that’s not the case: This date, like so many others, has been demonized and expunged from the national calendar. Like hundreds of thousands of Cubans whom we have seen [...] Continue reading
DDC Montevideo Emilio Aranguren y Juan de Dios Hernández, que se mencionan como posibles sucesores... Continue reading
Newly-married Vijender Singh has decided to skip the upcoming training-cum-competition trip to Cuba where 12 other Indian boxers will compete as part of their build-up to the Olympic qualifiers starting Continue reading
Orlando Hernández "El Duque" es considerado uno de los mejores lanzadores de todos los tiempos del béisbol cubano Continue reading
Ramón Cordovés de Beon fue campeón de 100 y 200 metros libres del campeonato mundial categoría master en Italia, en 2004 Continue reading
More than 300,000 people are working in the private sector in Cuba as part of an economic reform plan that attempts to absorb half a million state employees to be laid off in coming months, said Saturday Continue reading
Publicado el 05-19-2011Vigencia del problema de la economía en la IslaPor Jesús HernandezHace cinco años conversábamos con el profesor de economía Antonio Jorge, en Florida International University, sobre economía y recons... Continue reading
Por Magaly Norvis Otero Suárez/ Hablemos Press. magaly.otero1963@yahoo.comRosario Morales la Rosa, Ivonne Mayesa Galano y Mercedes Fresneda Castillo. Foto: Archivo de Hablemos Press. La Habana, Cuba, 20 de mayo.?Rosario Morales la Rosa, Ivonne Maye... Continue reading
HAVANA ? The forbidden fruit of American travel is once again within reach. New rules issued by the Obama administration will allow Americans wide access to communist-led Cuba, already a mecca for tourists Continue reading
United States Announces Bankruptcy Settlement with Oil Company in Wake of October 2009 Explosions and Fire Includes $8.2 Million Payment for Environmental Cleanup Costs and Penalties At Oil Facility and Continue reading
Tags: Vijender Singh, Olympic qualifiers Share Translate into: New Delhi: Newly-married Vijender Singh has decided to skip the upcoming training-cum-competition trip to Cuba where 12 other Indian boxers Continue reading
Students and faculty are working to overcome administrative hurdles to gain approval for a non-Tufts study abroad program in Cuba in an effort to align student travel and study in the country with recently Continue reading
El Muro de Berlín de los Castro permanece intactoEscrito por Yoani SánchezViernes 20 de Mayo de 2011 18:22Miles de cubanos hemos sido condenados a la inmovilidad insular, aunque ningún tribunal haya fallado tal veredicto. El "delito... Continue reading
Picadillo de soya, ni los perros se lo comenPor Carlos Ríos Otero/ Hablemos Press.cubano2000cisd@yahoo.esLa Habana, 20 de mayo.?El alimento campeón de los cubanos en el gobierno del general Raúl Castro, lo constituye el "picadillo... Continue reading
La bloguera afirma que la expulsión del artista Pedro Pablo Oliva de la Asamblea Provincial del Poder Popular demuestra que ningún atrevido se quedará sin recibir su castigo perdurable. Continue reading
I was in Dallas, Texas yesterday for a family visit and a Jimmy Buffet concert. My wife and her brother are big Parrotheads. I enjoy the tailgating; if you like people watching. As far as people-watching Continue reading
The Cuban government doesn’t censor, persecute and punish its nationals enough, though they live in the diaspora, but that it also is expanding to foreigners its need to teach a lesson to anyone who dares to break the “untainted” — and only authorized — image that it exports of the deteriorating “Revolution” which, if it [...] Continue reading
+ Music Styling ~ Soul The Bar at Buena Vista â?? The Grandfathers of Cuban Music â?? pays homage to the Buena Vista neighborhood â?? the famous quarter of Havana and Cubaâ??s music legends, such as Continue reading
Publicado el domingo, 05.22.11CRONICA DE DOMINGOAgravios y hermandadesRaúl RiveroMadrid – Una obscena combinación de indiferencia, desprecio y oportunismo es la marca especial de la apreciación que se hace de la realidad cubana en casi... Continue reading
La tortura en Cuba: Testimonio de un secuestro (II)Domingo 22 de Mayo de 2011 01:29Orestes SuárezTestimoniar estos hechos me hace un nudo en la garganta. Tanto Nancy como yo hemos quedado marcados por ellos. Cuando Ascanio gritó que vení... Continue reading
La tortura en Cuba: Testimonio de un secuestro (I)Sábado 21 de Mayo de 2011 09:15Orestes SuárezEl salvajismo del fascismo cotidiano de un régimen totalitario siempre sorprende. Nosotros creímos estar síquicamente preparados par... Continue reading
LIBERADAS LAS TRES DISIDENTES QUE REALIZARON ACTO DE PROTESTA EN EMISORA DE PLACETAS22-05-2011.Angélica MoraIris Tamara Pérez y Jorge Luis Gacía Pérez "Antúnez".(www.miscelaneasdecuba.net).- Fueron liberadas las tres ... Continue reading
sacudida por violencia causante de casi 30 muertos LO ÚLTIMO: Denuncia de campañas de desinformación signa semana en Cuba LO ÚLTIMO: Pacifistas norteamericanas critican juicio contra Posada Carriles LO ÚLTIMO: La Qasba en Madrid En línea: 314 Continue reading
22 de mayo de 2011, 01:00Havana, May 21 (Prensa Latina) Cuba has announced the 12th International Workshop on Dengue and Dengue Hemorrhagic Fever, hosted by the Pedro Kouri Institute for Tropical Medicine, Continue reading
o one can be sure that, in its agony, the empire might not drag humanity into a catastrophe. As is known, as long as human life exists, everyone has the sacred responsibility to be optimistic. Ethically, Continue reading
During this past week, Mr. Carlos Valhuerdi, an independent journalist at the Cubanacán Press website, has been telling me about some recent developments beginning on the night of May 7th through the 8th in the city of Santa Clara, after the death of John Wilfredo Soto, resulting from a brutal beating at the hands of [...] Continue reading
Agencias La Habana - Miami Las nuevas normas promulgadas por Obama ampliarán el acceso, aunque Wa... Continue reading
Tags : India Sports News, Olympic News, Indian boxers, London Olympics, 2012 London Olympics, Olympics, Indian Boxers In Olympics, Top Indian boxers head to Cuba for Olympics' preparation Write to the Continue reading
New Delhi, May 22 (PTI) Newly-married Vijender Singh has decided to skip the upcoming training-cum-competition trip to Cuba where 12 other Indian boxers will compete as part of their build-up to the Olympic Continue reading
Within months or even weeks, thousands of people from Seattle to Sarasota could be shaking their hips in tropical nightclubs and sampling the famous stogies, without having to sneak in through a third Continue reading
Pittsford Mendon sophomore Gavin Hall shot a 3-under 68 to capture the Section V Class A championship on Saturday at the Country Club of Mendon. "Overall I was pretty happy with the way I played and getting Continue reading
Agencias La Habana El segundo puesto fue para el vietnamita Le Quang Liem, una de las actuales reve... Continue reading
Agencias La Habana El nadador Ramón Cordovés de Beón, considerado el deportista en activo más longevo de Cuba, falleció en La Habana... Continue reading
Between the dramatic raid that killed Osama bin Laden and pro-democracy uprisings from North Africa to the Persian Gulf, the world this spring has been a rapidly changing place. But change still proceeds Continue reading
Water from swollen river nears Louisiana towns, leaving residents with an agonizing wait Published on May 21, 2011 Topics : Louisiana , Atchafalaya River BUTTE LAROSE, La. - The final wave of holdouts Continue reading