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Daily Archives: January 11, 2014

YEREVAN. With participation in a protest action against cumulative pension system, Prosperous Armenia (PA) is trying to some extent to enforce its positions in the opposition field, political analyst Continue reading
Assemblyman Mike Gatto responded to Azerbaijani accusations of playing to Armenian lobbyists. Earlier this week Mike Gatto introduced a move that sparked anger Azerbaijani community of U.S. Nevertheless, Continue reading
GLAAD needs a makeover. Their Queer Eye for Straight Guy Phil Robertson blew up in their face. Just ask A&E. Not since the young Vito Corleone persuaded landlord Signor Roberto to "walkback" his decision Continue reading
Fueron sacados del centro de detención el martes y llevados al aeropuerto con rumbo desconocido, pero fuentes solventes indican que están en Cuba Continue reading
Jazz is having a hard time taking off on the mainland. Part of the problem is a lack of media coverage - the music stresses spontaneity, individuality and even humour, traits not typically celebrated Continue reading
A US State Department official has praised the tone of current relations between the United States and Cuba, and visited jailed US contractor Alan Gross during a three-day trip to the Communist-run island. Continue reading
Cuba, Guest Country at Gastronomy and Tourism Fair in Galicia Madrid, Jan 10 (Prensa Latina) Cuba''s participation as a guest country at Xantar, the international gastronomy and tourism fair in Galicia, Continue reading
There’s a green robot with antennae everywhere you look. In the mobile phone repairers’ ads, on certain nice T-shirts, and even staring at us from the windshields of some cars. Not only does the Android app show up in many … Continue reading Continue reading
Washington, Jan. 10 (Notimex) .- U.S. and Cuba agreed to promote a "safe, legal and orderly" migration, following a meeting of officials from both countries held on Thursday in Havana , said the State Continue reading
The Councilor Minister of the Cuban Embassy to Angola, Juan Socorro, Friday wished for the strengthening of bilateral cooperation ties although they are already excellent. The diplomat made the statement Continue reading
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Canada.com Saturday 11th January, 2014 BOGOTA - Six Cubans who have been stranded at Bogota's international airport are being allowed to seek asylum in Colombia. The country's Foreign Ministry says Continue reading
CUBA STANDARD — The Portuguese minister of health expressed his intent to continue a six year-old for-pay program that has deployed Cuban doctors to 18 smaller towns in the southern rural regions of Algarve and Alentejo that lack primary care services, official media reported. Portuguese Health Minister Paulo Macedo and the Cuban ambassador in Lisbon, Johana Tablada, [...] Continue reading
Cuban President Raul Castro sent a personal invitation to Chilean president-elect Michelle Bachelet to participate at the upcoming summit in Havana of the Community of Latin American and Caribbean States. Continue reading
Cuban president Raul Castro met on Friday with visiting Japanese minister Keiji Furuya, who heads the Japan-Cuba Friendship Parliamentary League. Raul Castro Invited Michelle Bachelet to CELAC Summit Continue reading
Cuba proved that it is possible to find alternatives to the adjustments dictated by the International Monetary Fund, which have brought negative consequences for European and Latin American nations, said Continue reading
A Canadian-born U.S. citizen died under mysterious circumstances on the roof of Cuba?s famed Hotel Nacional, his mother alleged in Miami Friday.?He went out the night of Nov. 21, saying he wanted to meet Continue reading
Los intercambios de mercancías de la economía asiática superan los tres billones de euros. La suma de exportaciones e importaciones de bienes crece un 7,6% respecto al año anterior Continue reading

Varios cubanos que escaparon desde Puerto Padre en diciembre, a bordo de un barco estatal, fueron devueltos a Cuba tras permanecer varios días en el Centro de Detención de Carmichael (Bahamas), informó Radio Martí.

Ezequiel González Acosta, que escapó de Cuba en otra ocasión, dijo a la emisora que "a los 13 hermanos los habían sacado con el pretexto de que Inmigración los iba a entrevistar", pero la "entrevista fue una farsa".

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(WASHINGTON) - U.S. Rep. Ileana Ros-Lehtinen (R-FL), Chairman of the Middle East and North Africa Subcommittee, made the following statement regarding the situation of Cuban nationals seeking asylum in Continue reading
Bolivia is building the biggest cable car system in the world that will connect capital La Paz with the town of El Alto. The first line of the ropeway will open in March, and another two will be completed Continue reading

El exprimer ministro israelí Ariel Sharon, que estuvo en coma desde que sufrió un derrame cerebral hace ocho años, falleció este sábado, informó AP. Tenía 85 años.

"Se ha ido. Se fue cuando decidió irse", dijo su hijo, Guilad Sharon.

El hospital indicó la semana pasada que su salud estaba declinando. Sufrió fallas en varios órganos vitales, incluidos sus riñones, antes de morir.

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Head on down to one of the city's most sought-after destinations where all visitors can avail of a 50% discount on house-poured beverages and food. Date: Sunday and Monday Tuesday Tab Night Start Continue reading
Luanda, Jan 11 (Prensa Latina) Diplomats, bilateral collaboration workers, Cuban residents and Angolan friends in solidarity with Cuba celebrated in this capital the 55th anniversary of the triumph of Continue reading
(Journal of Environmental Health Via Acquire Media NewsEdge) Abstract The research project described in this article was undertaken to establish baseline information for a Health Impact Assessment (HIA) Continue reading
Last August 13, Fidel Alejandro Castro Ruz turned 87. He's a legend in his own time. He led Cuba's revolution. He did so for half a century. Freedom replaced police state rule. US imperial dominance Continue reading
Un nutrido grupo de activistas cubanos de distintos grupos de la oposición viajó el viernes a los Estados Unidos para estudiar en diversas instituciones de este país. Continue reading
The Cuban participation as a guest country at Xantar, the international gastronomy and tourism fair in Galicia, Spain, is arousing a great deal of public and business interest, according to statements Continue reading
Havana.- A magnitude 5.1 earthquake struck just off the northern coast of Cuba just before 3 p.m. Thursday. The earthquake, according to the USGS, struck just 24 miles north of Corralillo, Cuba, or Continue reading
Achieving the integration of impaired persons to social life through sports, culture and education is the main goal the Cuban Association of Physically Impaired People (ACLIFIM) in the local branch of Continue reading
Cuba will host poets from around the world for the third consecutive time, from Apr. 30 to May 9, as part of the event La Isla en Verso (Island in verses) that has been convened by the Casa de Iberoamerica Continue reading
Havana Brown has been revealed as the mystery headline act for Penrith's Australia Day at the Lakes event. Picture: KYLIE ELSE Source: News Limited POP star and DJ Havana Brown has been announced Continue reading
During his official visit to Cuba, Armenian Foreign Minister Edward Nalbandian met on January 10 with Vice Chairman of the Council of Ministers of Cuba Ricardo Cabrisas, according to the press service Continue reading
A new generation of Cubans never knew Fidel Castro's glory guerrilla days; with Marxism-Leninism sidelined, they are benefiting from an opening up of the economy and a mood of cautious ... Continue reading
Former Israeli prime minister Ariel Sharon died at the age of 85 on Saturday, eight years after being in coma, The Guardian reported. On Sunday the doctors said his health condition deteriorated sharply Continue reading
Turkish Foreign Minister Ahmet Davutoglu said England and France are concerned over Turkeys growing strength. Speaking about the recent corruption scandal, Davutoglu said the recent developments had an Continue reading
There was a brawl Friday at the Turkish parliament between the MPs of the ruling Justice and Development Party (AKP) and the main opposition Republican Peoples Party (CHP). The AKP had submitted a bill Continue reading
A park in Minsk, the capital of Belarus, will be named after the late Venezuela leader Hugo Chaves. The former leader of Venezuela visited the park during his visit to Belarus. Hugo Chaves visited Belarus Continue reading
State Department has issued a travel alert for U.S. citizens planning to attend the Winter Olympic Games in Sochi. U.S. citizens planning to attend the Games in Sochi should remain alert regarding their Continue reading
The diplomat made the statement to Angop during a political act on the occasion of the 55thanniversary of the Cuban Revolution triumph marked on January 1, having stressed that the sectors of education Continue reading
Published January 11th 2014 01:31pm favorite? Two enemy countries held 'very constructive' talks this week on migration, said an American official The United States is "very open" to building Continue reading
STEPANAKERT. The adversary violated the ceasefire, at the line of contact between the Karabakh-Azerbaijani opposing forces, around 120 times in the passing week, reports the Nagorno-Karabakh Republic Continue reading
Los seis cubanos durmieron en un refugio de la Acnur y podrán iniciar el lunes el trámite para obtener el reconocimiento de refugiados, publica el diario colombiano El Tiempo. Continue reading
YEREVAN, JANUARY 11, ARMENPRESS: The Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Armenia Edward Nalbandyan paid an official visit to Cuba and met with his Cuban counterpart Bruno Rodrguez Parrilla. Continue reading
On January 5-11, Azerbaijan violated the ceasefire on the line of contact between the armed forces of Nagorno Karabakh and Azerbaijan about 120 times, with over 600 shots fired from guns of various calibers Continue reading