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Daily Archives: January 22, 2014

Princeton, N.J.- A new NPR/ /Harvard School of Public Health poll was released today on the views of Latinos in America about their health and health care, communities, financial situation, and discrimination Continue reading

El cantante Justin Bieber publicó una foto en la red social Instagram en la que aparece fumando un habano y sugiriendo que estaba en la Isla.

"I'm in Cuba I love Cubans" (Estoy en Cuba, amo a los cubanos), escribió el polémico artista canadiense junto a la imagen.

Según el portal oficialista Cubadebate, no existe "ninguna confirmación de la visita de la estrella pop a la Isla".

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En Holguín, cada vendedor tiene dos policías uniformados a su lado observándolos, según el cuentapropista Osmel Céspedes. Continue reading
La publicista del cantante de origen puertorriqueño Marc Anthony negó hoy que el artista tenga planeado viajar en las próximas semanas a Cuba para ofrecer dos conciertos en la isla. Continue reading
Hasta ahora sólo los extranjeros residentes en la isla y las instituciones (nacionales o foráneas) podían alquilar inmuebles. Continue reading
Conectarse al internet no es negocio fácil en Cuba, donde muchos pagan cerca de $10 para accesar la web por una hora en hoteles o en el mercado negro.Es por eso que 'hackers' y aficionados de la tecnología se reunirán en Miami para buscar soluciones... Continue reading
Site manager’s note: We have been receiving news of a large protest in Holguin since yesterday but this video from CID (Independent and Democratic Cuba) is the first direct visual evidence we have seen. Following is a translation of the … Continue reading Continue reading
) - The African-derived folk beliefs of hoodoo and conjuring are summoned in the new exhibition "Renée Stout: Tales of the Conjure Woman" at the Spelman College Museum of Fine Art. Featuring Stout's multimedia Continue reading
Due in stores on February 4. (Penguin Press) The backlash is already beginning, and the book isn't even out yet. The Triple Package , the latest incendiary bomb from Tiger Mother Amy Chua and her Continue reading
CARDINAL GIBBONS 67, DILLARD 63CG (18-5): Brooks 4-3-11, Macintosh 1-1-3, Kacpzak 5-1-13, Dariel 3-2-9, Morales 9-4-25, Charles 2-1-6.D (16-6): Grace 6-2-16, Smith 0-1-1, Pendergraph 2-1-5, J. Wright 2-0-6, Kennedy 3-0-6, Maloney 1-0-2, Farrington... Continue reading
El batey está abandonado a su suerte y "okupas" de la zona lo utilizan para vivir Continue reading
CUBA STANDARD — Lifting a long-time ban, a resolution published by the Gaceta Oficial today allows real estate companies to rent residences and commercial properties to Cuban nationals in hard currency. Resolution 551/13 by the Finance Ministry provides space for growth to Cuban entrepreneurs who have been using their homes for commercial ventures such as bed-and-breakfasts [...] Continue reading
Llegó hace cuatro años, y hoy tiene su propio negocio, nacionalidad canadiense y un futuro como relojero en la ciudad de Montreal. Continue reading

La disidente Martha Beatriz Roque, única mujer del Grupo de los 75, pidió a un tribunal volver a la cárcel, porque lo prefiere al "asedio" que dice padecer desde hace meses en su vivienda en La Habana, según informó a EFE.

Roque, que fue puesta en libertad con una licencia extrapenal en el año 2004, indicó que el pasado lunes presentó una carta en la Sala de Delitos contra la Seguridad del Estado del Tribunal Provincial de La Habana pidiendo la "revocación" de su excarcelación ante el "acoso" que sufre por parte de vecinos y fuerzas policiales.

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22 de enero de 2014, 14:27Quito, Jan 22 (Prensa Latina) Ecuadorian President Rafael Correa championed today the strengthening of the Community of Latin American and Caribbean States (CELAC) as a space Continue reading
22 de enero de 2014, 14:29Buenos Aires, Jan 22 (Prensa Latina) Argentinian president Cristina Fernández will travel to Havana to participate in the 2nd Summit of the Community of Latin American and Caribbean Continue reading
A Florida engineer accused of abducting his children and sailing with them to Cuba has been found insane and will likely undergo treatment for mental illness before he can stand trial. Circuit Judge Chet Continue reading
A Florida engineer accused of abducting his children and sailing with them to Cuba has been found insane and will likely undergo treatment for mental illness before he can stand trial. Circuit Judge Chet Continue reading
Beijing, Jan 22 (Prensa Latina) Friends of Cuba in China paid tribute today to Jose Marti on occasion of the 161st anniversary of his birthday, during a act held at that country''s embassy in Continue reading
Las autoridades cubanas levantaron la prohibición para que los ciudadanos alquilen viviendas y locales comerciales a las inmobiliarias estatales pero impusieron precios inaccesibles para muchos bolsillos isleños. Continue reading
The Atlantic Wednesday 22nd January, 2014 Jamaica's underfunded underdogs are going back to the Olympics--and this time their trip is backed not by wealthy businessmen but by a legion of generous Continue reading
Madrid, Jan 22 (Prensa Latina) Prince of Asturias Felipe de Borbon visited today Cuba''s stand during a tour through the pavilions on occasion of the opening of the Tourism Fair (FITUR) in Madrid. Continue reading
Cubans have been given the go-ahead to rent buildings through state-run real-estate agencies, which until now had only provided their services to state institutions and companies and to foreign citizens Continue reading
Justin Bieber is in Cuba. The pop star, who went snowboarding and to a strip club in the days following a police raid on his house, has now surfaced on the island nation, puffing one of its famed cigars. Continue reading
Justin Bieber is in Cuba. The pop star, who went snowboarding and to a strip club in the days following a police raid on his house, has now surfaced on the island nation, puffing one of its famed cigars. Continue reading
CUBA STANDARD — Appealing to Cubans living abroad, Cuban state telecom ETECSA is offering online payment services through Website www.ezetop.com, both for mobile phones and landlines in Cuba. Emigrants in the United States and elsewhere often pay unaffordable hard-currency phone bills for relatives and friends on the island. Ezetop.com is headquartered in Dublin, Ireland and has regional offices [...] Continue reading
Categories: Concert Preview, Local Music, Q&A It takes cojones to lyrically smack down Jay Z. But Problem Kids don't fear the Jigga Man. And they're not afraid of Fidel Castro either. The six dudes Continue reading
Afirma que casi todos los días es hostigada en su casa por agentes de la Seguridad del Estado y personas afines al Gobierno. Continue reading
Photo credit: . The truth has to be repeated. It doesnt become stale just because it has been told once. So keep repeating it. Dont bother about who has listened (or) not listened. The media and other Continue reading
The measure authorizes "Cuban individuals residing in Cuba" to use "real estate leasing services that are offered by authorized real estate entities," according to the resolution. It also stipulates Continue reading
Top > Medicine, Health Care > New Poll Finds Diabetes Top. > Published: January 22, 2014. By Harvard School of Public Health Boston, MA - A new NPR/Robert Wood Johnson Foundation/Harvard School of Continue reading
La Cuba que describen los corresponsales extranjeros no es la misma que ve, más cerca del fondo, un periodista independiente. Continue reading
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Los analistas de la Mesa Redonda viven anunciando que las futuras guerras mundiales serán provocadas por la carencia de agua. ¿No estarán al tanto que en nuestra islita ya las tenemos? Continue reading
By: The Art Room (telford)   22/01/2014 Keywords: art , oil paintings , landscape art 'La Maja del Rio', new oil painting by Cuban Artist, Fidel Victor Micó Mesa. Fidel has been featuring his art Continue reading
TAMPA - Doctors have concluded that Joshua Hakken isn't fit to stand trial on charges he and his wife, Sharyn, abducted their children and fled with them to Cuba last April. Circuit Judge Chet Tharpe Continue reading
Cuba-politics-economy Contributed by NAMPA / AFP. Cubans can now rent homes, commercial space HAVANA, Jan 22, 2014 (AFP) - For the first time in half a century, Cubans are being allowed to rent Continue reading
“Siempre hay grupos preparados por la policía política, porque la presencia de los autos patrulleros y los carros jaulas, demuestra que ellos sabían que iba a pasar”, afirmó desde Holguín Julio César Alvarez. Continue reading
El Ministerio de Finanzas y Precios (MFP) de Cuba ha levantado la prohibición que no permitía a los cubanos residentes en la isla poder acceder al alquiler de una vivienda o cualquier otro tipo de inmueble a través de entidades estatales y sociedades mercantiles, que hasta ahora solo estaban autorizadas a arrendar a personas físicas y jurídicas extranjeras, así como a empresas y a entidades cubanas. Continue reading
Philippine Daily Inquirer Round 8 Standings: 6.0 points-Aronian; 5.5-Karjakin; 5.0-Caruana, Dominguez, Giri; 4.0-Harikrishna, Van Wely, So; 3.0-Rapport, Nakamura; 2.0-Gelfand; 1.5-Naiditsch Round Continue reading
Despoblado y sucio. Se pierde parte de la memoria colectiva
Jay-Z and Beyonce in Cuba: Singers Beyonce and Jay-Z stirred controversy in April 2013 when they took a trip to Cuba for their wedding anniversary. American citizens are banned from visiting Cuba for Continue reading
Google Plus Reddit E-mail Print Recent Headlines Parents' lawyer: Adopted Ohio boy has gotten help 21 minutes ago 11 minutes ago Stocks edge lower as investors assess earnings 5 minutes ago Map Continue reading
La resolución en la Gaceeta Oficial aclara que no se podrán utilizar esos locales para instalar "escuelas internacionales, agencias de prensa u organizaciones no gubernamentales". Continue reading
El periodista Hedelberto López Blanch, realizó una amplia entrevista al embajador de la República de Indonesia, Teiseran Foun Corneli, publicada en el semanario Opciones, que es un clásico ejemplo de cómo contar historias sin aportar información. Continue reading
TAMPA, Fla. ? A Florida engineer accused of abducting his children and sailing with them to Cuba has been found insane and will likely undergo treatment for mental illness before he can stand trial. Continue reading