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Daily Archives: July 3, 2013

Ariel Castro, centre, in court with his lawyers, Craig Weintraub, left, and Jaye Schlachet during a pretrial hearing on June 19. Picture: Jason ... Continue reading
Among the reasons for the government’s move to increase the number of licenses for self-employment is the need to provide employment opportunities in the private sector for the large number of workers who have lost their jobs due to the … Continue reading Continue reading
HAVANA, July 3 (Xinhua) -- Cuba on Wednesday criticized the European governments that reportedly barred Bolivian President Evo Morales' plane from their airspace on suspicion he was trying to sneak U.S. Continue reading
Ottawa, Jul 3 (Prensa Latina) Canadian organization Vancouver Communities in Solidarity with Cuba (VCSC) informed today about the activities it will carry out to support Cuba and demand the release of four Cuban anti-terrorists imprisoned in the United... Continue reading
Havana, Jul 3 (Prensa Latina) The leader of the Cuban Revolution, Fidel Castro today received here the Honoris Causas degree in Military Sciences awarded by the Revolutionary Armed Forces (FAR) Academy. The director of the military institution, General... Continue reading
Havana, Jul 3 (Prensa Latina) Cuba advocates for the free technological exchange, without impediments, to strengthen nuclear security at international level, said Cuban expert Rodolfo Benitez in the forum on the topic being held in Austria. "T... Continue reading
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Además, tono desafiante en crisis política en Egipto, cambios en el Comité Central del Partido Comunista de Cuba y acción en la Copa Libertadores en Sudamérica. La actualidad en 1 minuto. Continue reading
HAVANA, July 3 (Xinhua) -- "That decision offends all Latin America and the Caribbean," the Cuban Foreign Ministry said in a statement published by the official daily Granma. It was "unacceptable, unfounded Continue reading
Bolivia's President Evo Morales, center, enters his plane at Vienna's Schwechat airport, Wednesday, July 3, 2013. The plane of Morales was rerouted to Austria after various European countries refused Continue reading
SANTA CLARA, Cuba 3 de julio de 2013, Yoel Espinosa Medrano/ www.cubanet.org.- El 6to. encuentro de diseñadores, modelos y otros expertos de la moda, Exuberarte, se realiza esta semana hasta el domingo 7 en la central provincia de Villa Clara, con el objetivo de expandir e intercambiar experiencias entre artesanos, además de vender las piezas. [...] Continue reading
SANTA CLARA, Cuba 3 de julio de 2013, Yoel Espinosa Medrano/ www.cubanet.org.- – Más de 20 microvertederos afectan a los habitantes de la central ciudad de Santa Clara, debido a problemas en la recogida de desechos, por lo que proliferan moscas, mosquitos, cucarachas, ratones, entre otros, agudizado con la recientes lluvias. Según un trabajador de [...] Continue reading
LA HABANA, Cuba, 3 de julio de 2013, David Canela/ www.cubanet.org.- El cine La Rampa ha reservado el verano para los que quieran disfrutar de la realeza. Soberanos, cortes y cortesanos es el ciclo que exhibirá esta sala habanera, desde mañana hasta el 31 de julio, con 21 filmes que recrean los ambientes y conflictos [...] Continue reading
Ariel Castro, the man accused of kidnapping three women and holding them captive for around 10 years, has been declared mentally competent to stand trial by a judge on ... Continue reading
Koji Watanabe/Getty Images HAVANA (AP) -- Cuban pitcher Odrisamer Despaigne has reportedly defected while in Europe with the country's national team. Communist Party newspaper Granma says Despaigne abandoned the squad at Paris&am... Continue reading
Ariel Castro, the Cleveland man accused of holding three women as sex slaves for 10 years, is competent to stand trial, a judge ruled Wednesday. Castro's lawyers told Common Pleas Judge Michael Russo their client is capable of assisting in hi... Continue reading
Dunkin' Donuts, Promotions, Growth, Expansion Dunkin' Donuts, a leader in the fast-casual industry, has reached its largest milestone to date-500 stores. The brand will be celebrating its 500th store Continue reading
Miracle in Cleveland CLEVELAND - An Ohio judge on Wednesday rejected a surprise request from accused Cleveland kidnapper Ariel Castro to have visits in jail from his six-year-old daughter, fathered with a woman allegedly held captive in his house. Wit... Continue reading
The Cocal-Quinque rehabilitation complex, located in the city of Holguin, belongs to the Cuban Tourism and Health Company, whose goal is treating drug users from different countries that come for a cure Continue reading
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El Tribunal Federal de Estados Unidos no tiene jurisdicción ni base legal para interferir en la alimentación forzosa de los presos retenidos en la prisión de Guantánamo, que llevan varios meses en huelga de hambre, según ha anunciado este miércoles en un documento judicial la administración del presidente estadounidense, Barack Obama. Continue reading
LA HABANA, Cuba, 3 de julio de 2013, Dania Virgen García/ www.cubanet.org.- Daraisis Pérez González, residente en la  Habana Vieja, teme por la vida de su hijo, Ellington Jonathan García Pérez, de 15 años de edad, que se encuentra recluido en la prisión para menores de ambos sexos y de formación integral José Martí, más [...] Continue reading
Pinar del Ro, Cuba, Jul 3 (Prensa Latina) A crowd today accompanied the funeral cortege of Jesus Cejas, a member of the Cuban diplomatic corps killed in Argentina in 1976, whose remains were buried at the martyrs pantheon in this city. Held captive at ... Continue reading
Havana, Jul 3 (Prensa Latina) The Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia-People's Army (FARC-EP) presented today in Cuba about 11 minimum proposals for the democratic restructuring of the State and political reform in the South American countr... Continue reading
Santiago de Cuba, Jul 3 (Prensa Latina) With a gala at the Heredia Theater, the 33rd International Caribbean Festival begins today, an event uninterruptedly held for nearly 35 years as a meeting point among the cultures of the peoples of the region. Th... Continue reading
El disidente cubano Guillermo Fariñas aseguró hoy, tras recibir del Parlamento Europeo el premio Sajárov que le fue concedido hace tres años, que regresará a su país para seguir luchando por una “Cuba libre” y pese al miedo que tiene a sufrir represalias. Continue reading
Ariel Castro, 52, sits with his head down between his attorneys Jaye Schlachet (R) and Craig Weintraub (L) during his pre-trial hearing on charges including rape, kidnapping and murder in Cleveland, Ohio June 19, ... Continue reading
My beloved son*, my so loved Chinito: I almost cannot write to you because I lack breath.  Now I have a little of the strength that I will use in order to send to you some letters that you will … Continue reading Continue reading
Strasbourg, France, Jul 3 (EFE).- Cuban opposition figure Guillermo Fariñas on Wednesday expressed confidence that "Cuba will be free one day" during his speech accepting the Sakharov Prize at the European Continue reading
If Edward Snowden wants to leave Russia, here's how he can do so: Leave the terminal, get onto a plane, fly to another country. That's it. Of course, each of those steps presents a different set of challenges, Continue reading
LA HABANA, Cuba, 3 de julio de 2013, Orlando Freire Santana/ www.cubanet.org.- En un reciente recorrido por los establecimientos estatales en moneda nacional de los municipios de Cerro, Centro Habana y Habana Vieja, pudimos constatar el desabastecimiento total de los denominados bombillos ahorradores, los mismos que la propaganda castrista había anunciado como idóneos para evitar [...] Continue reading
… details of internet and phone surveillance by American intelligence. Countries which have so far given no response Nicaragua, Cuba, Iceland, France,… Continue reading
República Dominicana no será un emporio económico. Pero produce huevos suficientes para el consumo nacional y la exportación. Ahora está planeando exportar los que le sobran a la necesitada Cuba. Continue reading
Havana, Jul 3 (Prensa Latina) Cuba described today as unacceptable and arbitrary action the denial or cancellation by several European governments of permissions for the plane of Bolivian President Evo Morales to overfly their airspace or land. The Min... Continue reading
Cienfuegos, Cuba, Jul 3 (Prensa Latina) the "Jaime Gonzalez" International Airport in this southern city expects to open this semester a new line linking Cuba with the Caribbean island of Grand Cayman and the U.S. city of Miami. This ... Continue reading
Guillermo Fariñas ha podido palpar este miércoles en el Parlamento Europeo de Estrasburgo el premio Sájarov, tres años después de que fuera… Continue reading
by Ramon Chao (Route Publishing, £9.99) The author Ramon Chao is an established Paris-based writer of Galician heritage who despite an extensive output is virtually unknown in this country. This is Continue reading
LATEST NEWS: Cuba: Morales' Illtreatment, an Offense to Latin America LATEST NEWS: Rehabilitation at Drug Clinics in Holguin LATEST NEWS: Santiago de Cuba Opens Caribbean Festival LATEST NEWS: Holguin Continue reading
LATEST NEWS: Rehabilitation at Drug Clinics in Holguin LATEST NEWS: Santiago de Cuba Opens Caribbean Festival LATEST NEWS: Holguin Meets Sugar Cane Planting Plan LATEST NEWS: Banes Projects for Continue reading
Members of the Patriotic Union of Cuba (UNPACU) have made the following video public, where various dissidents are Harding out pamphlets with messages about the civic struggle for freedom on the island to citizens who are aboard a bus in Havana.  During the video, no citizen repudiates the dissidents who are handing out the literature. […] Continue reading
Tags: Coffee/Bakery/Donut, Food & Beverage, Marketing / Branding / Promotion To mark the arrival of summer, Dunkin' Donuts has introduced its Original Blend iced coffee in K-Cup form. The new K-Cup Continue reading
HAVANA, Cuba, July 3 (acn) The 33rd Caribbean Festival opens on Wednesday at its usual venue in the western Cuban city with an artistic gala. The event is dedicated this year to the Colombian Caribbean Continue reading
A man charged with holding three women captive in his Cleveland home for about a decade and raping them has been found competent to stand trial. A Cuyahoga County judge said during a hearing Wednesday that an examination found that 52-year-old Ariel C... Continue reading
The first full-length Major League Baseball game in more than 50 years was broadcast on open airwaves in Cuba this week. Unfortunately for local fans, the game was nearly two months old and featured no Cuban ... Continue reading
03 de julio de 2013, 13:35Havana, Jul 3 (Prensa Latina) The National Circus of Cuba (CNC) expressed today shock and sadness at the death last Saturday of the French acrobat Sarah Guyart-Guillot during Continue reading