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Daily Archives: August 13, 2012

One area where Paul Ryan has strayed from GOP orthodoxy is his stance on Cuba, as the Miami Herald explains :  The Wisconsin Congressman has voted at least three times in opposition to the embargo. Continue reading
  On Saturday, August 11, a strong rain caused floods in the capital’s Central Havana neighborhood. It rained non-stop for three hours and as a results of the garbage in the streets and the blocking of the sewers, the neighborhood of La Victoria...
En la página digital del Movimiento Cristiano Liberación, Rosa María Payá Acevedo cuenta que “el viernes pasado, un auto lada azul, de la Seguridad del Estado con chapa HS 3133 seguía a mi hermano mientras conducía nuestra VW por el barrio del ... Continue reading
El Partido Socialista Unido de Venezuela (PSUV), liderado por el presidente Hugo Chávez, envió hoy las “más cálidas” felicitaciones al líder cubano, Fidel Castro, con motivo de su 86 cumpleaños y alabó su “lucha eterna”. Continue reading
Los insultos y las groserías abren el espectáculo y a medida que pasa el tiempo las piedras, los palos, los excrementos, el asfalto derretido o chapapote Continue reading
Children wait to get a slice of cake with frosting that reads in Spanish 'Congratulations Commander' at an event honoring Fidel Castro's 86th birthday at the Ernesto "Che" ... Continue reading
Los cargos contra los acusados van desde corrupción y lavado de dinero hasta peculado y evasión de divisas Continue reading
birthday on Monday. Though reports indicate that Castro doesn't seem to have any plans for public appearances on his birthday, people are still interested in knowing about him. The curiosity has ... Continue reading
CNN's GUT CHECK | for August 13, 2012 | 5 p.m. - n. a pause to assess the state, progress or condition of the political news cycle JUST IN: TOP IOWA REPUBLICANS SAY RYAN BETTER THAN PALIN PICK. Iowa Continue reading
Fidel Castro debe estarse lamentando de haber dejado el negocio de "La Familia" en manos tan inexpertas Continue reading
Fidel CastroTras enfermar en julio de 2006 el ex presidente cubano ha celebrado esta fecha en privado. Desde hace cuatro meses no se le ve en público, y no publica sus habituales artículos de prensa desde mediados de junio Continue reading
"He visto alargar carrocerías, aumentar asientos en autos Chevrolet, camionetas Willy o camiones Ford, todo con el propósito de ganar pasajeros; y por supuesto dinero". Continue reading
HAVANA, Cuba, Aug 13 (ACN) The Melia-Cayo Coco Hotel ranks first in the group of all facilities of its kind at the Jardines del Rey tourist center and seventh on the island, as it is highly ... Continue reading
Beloit holds down Cuban star Print Font Size: Previous Next Staff photo by Jim Franz Eddie Rosario Peoria catcher Chadd Krist tags out Beloit's Eddie Rosario at the pate in the fifth inning Sunday. Staff Continue reading
A fireworks show at sea, protesting Cuba's lack of freedom and Internet access, was conducted from boats in international waters, organizers said. Three boats in a flotilla organized by Movimento Democracia, Continue reading
HAVANA, Cuba, Aug 2 (acn) The remains of Nicomedes Galañena Crescencio Hernandez, a Cuban diplomat who disappeared on August 9, 1976, were found by a group of children in Argentina. Cuban News Agency Continue reading
CARACAS, Aug 7 (RHC) The troika of the Community of Latin American and Caribbean States, made up of Cuba, Chile and Venezuela, met in New Delhi with foreign minister Somanahalli Mallajah Krishma to find Continue reading
HAVANA, Cuba, Aug 9 (ACN) China expects to see important results from a recent meeting with the troika of the Community of Latin American and Caribbean States (CELAC), said foreign minister Yang Jiechi Continue reading
HAVANA, Cuba, Aug 2 (ACN) The inclusion of Cuba in Washington's list of states sponsors of terrorism exposes the fact that that the US policy of Cuba is a cemetery for ethics and rationality, said Cuban Continue reading
HAVANA, Cuba, Aug 7 (ACN) India's foreign minister S.M. Krishna and Cuba's deputy foreign minister ratified during a meeting in the capital New Delhi, their countries' willingness to further expand bilateral Continue reading
HAVANA, Cuba, Aug 13 (ACN) A polytechnic school, which was donated by Cuban Revolution leader Fidel Castro to the Dominican Republic, held its 12 graduation last Saturday. Cuban News Agency The school, Continue reading
HAVANA, Cuba, Aug 9 (ACN) New Yorker Sachary Sanders was imposed a 6.500-dollar-fine for a trip he made to Cuba 14 years ago, under US treasury regulations in tune with Washington's over 50 blockade of Continue reading
HAVANA, Cuba, Aug 3 (ACN) The significant role played by solidarity-with-Cuba organizations in Europe and particularly in Germany was addressed in Berlin by Roberto Rodriguez, specialist of the European Continue reading
La Federación de Masones Cubanos Exiliados “Cuba Primero”, fue fundada en 1973 para trabajar por la libertad cubana Continue reading
Gatdet Thong (L) meets with other 'Cuban Jubans' wearing beaded bracelets with South Sudan's new flag colors, Juba, August, 2012. (Hannah ... Continue reading
DDC Nueva Jersey Dice que hacerlo sería 'una burda forma de mercantilizar' su figura, pues el comp... Continue reading
“I want to thank the people from the town of Pedro   Betancourt for the support they have given us and I ask God that He bless them all”. That was the expression of Caridad Gonzalez Gonzalez in reference to the residents of that city in Matanzas province who rebelled against the Cuban regime’s mobs [...] Continue reading
Asegura que sólo una investigación independiente del gobierno cubano podría determinar con certeza qué fue lo que realmente ocurrió en el accidente donde murió su esposo Continue reading
El líder cubano Fidel Castro celebra este lunes sus 86 años en la intimidad, con saludos de amigos y aliados de América Latina, sin participar en discretos homenajes de artistas, jóvenes y niños cubanos. Continue reading
The visa application centre in Havana, Cuba will be closed from Wednesday 15 August to Monday 20 August. It will re-open to the public on Tuesday 21 August. If you have an urgent or compassionate case Continue reading
Su esposa Berta Soler, líder de las Damas de Blanco, dijo que testigos del arresto lanzaron piedras a la policía. Continue reading
The sky is blue. The breeze is mild. The temperature is hovering around 92 degrees, and out here on the wood-plank deck of Dockside Sea Grille, the mood is right: It's mojito time. Luckily, this is Lake Continue reading
Cuba's demographics are changing because of universal health care, women's rights, emigration, and low birth rates. It's Aug. 13, so today the world will stop to acknowledge the birthday of Cuba's former Continue reading
Fidel Castro, who led Cuba for a half century and became known worldwide for decades of Cold War-era clashing with the United States, has celebrated his 86th birthday far from the limelight. ... Continue reading
A teenager writes — with his index finger — the words “Wash me” in the dust on the window of the bus. A mother asks her son what the school bathroom is like and he confirms that “it stinks so much you can’t go in there.” A dentist eats a ... Continue reading
Cuba's former president, Fidel Castro, celebrated his 86th birthday quietly and out of the public eye on Monday, while political allies and Cuban citizens paid tribute from ... Continue reading
HAVANA, Cuba, Aug 13 (ACN) A collection of paintings by Brazilian artist Helder Becerra dedicated to Cuban Revolution leader Fidel Castro was displayed at Havana's Friendship Center; the works were also Continue reading
HAVANA, Cuba, Aug 13 (ACN) Cuba's Young Communist League marked International Youth Day, August 12, with a call for the struggle in defense of the rights of the new generations in the face of the reality Continue reading
MIAMI (CBSMiami) - Former Cuban leader Fidel Castro turns 86 years old Monday, out of the public eye. Castro has not been seen and there has been no mention of his birthday on Cuban-run television. ... Continue reading
LA HABANA, Cuba, 13 de agosto (Yaremis Flores, www.cubanet.org) – Efectivos de la policía encontraron el sábado el cadáver de una joven de 14 años en una zona apartada del periférico barrio de Alamar, ubicado al este de la capital habanera. Luego de más de una semana ausente de su hogar, el cuerpo de la [...] Continue reading
Explore successful Olympic nations and get involved in sporting culture with the leading luxury long haul specialist. As the furore of one of the most memorable Olympics ever for Brits drew to a close Continue reading
Yoani Sánchez La Habana Anuncian un nuevo código de sanidad para el manejo de alimentos, pero los... Continue reading
10 de agosto 2012 - Cuba instalará ocho parque eólicos antes del 2020, que generarán 280 MW en capacidad instalada, según declaraciones de Aleisly Valdés, director de Generación de Emergencia y Fuentes Continue reading
Hundreds of thousands of young undocumented immigrants across the country -- about 15,000 in the El Paso area -- will be able to start applying this week for protection from deportation and work permits Continue reading
HAVANA, Aug 13 2012 (IPS) - Enrolment in Cuban universities fell by 25.8 percent during the past school year, as young people are being oriented toward fields with more employment opportunities, such ... Continue reading