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Daily Archives: August 15, 2014

“Todos son personas que se aventuraron por tratar de mejorar económicamente, por tener otro sistema de vida, comentó la esposa de uno de los acusados, visiblemente preocupada por las altas condenas que pide la fiscalía. Continue reading
14YMEDIO – An increase in the number of patients hospitalized for cholera indicates that the unfortunate epidemiological situation in the province of Ciego de Avila is worsening, causing alarm among the population. After several months of experiencing the illness in … Continue reading Continue reading
After several deepwater attempts to drill off their coast failed, Cuban officials are shifting focus to increasing production of onshore wells and adding more renewable power. In 2012, three deepwater Continue reading
Baja la producción de cerveza en Cuba, mientras que pronostican altas temperatuas en este verano y culpan a paladares y consumidores por la escasez. Continue reading
ERICK SAN JUAN I GOT curious when an American like Sen. Ron Paul attack the mistakes of his government. It's more amazing when a British patriot like Ken Fuller of the Daily Tribune exposed the wrongdoing Continue reading
FERGUSON, Mo. -- The chief in the St. Louis suburb where an unarmed black teenager was fatally shot by police says the officer didn't know the teen was a robbery suspect at the time of the shooting. Continue reading
An official in Cubas Ministry of the Interior who claims to be a nephew of the late MININT chief Jose Abrantes defected four months ago, was intercepted by the U.S. Coast Guard and is now being held in Continue reading
Instead of competing against college players while visiting Cuba in 2013, . In two losing exhibition games, Westfield State managed 3 runs against Manuel Fajardo University of Sports and Physical Education, Continue reading
AFP Beer shortage and heatwave spells misery for Cubans Havana (AFP) - Cuba has been hit by a severe beer shortage during one of its hottest summers on record, sparking hoarding and driving thirsty Continue reading
Twenty-eight Cuban migrants have been found on an island in the Florida Keys. Continue reading
Details Written by Enrique Atiénzar Rivero/Adelante Category: Camagüey Published: 15 August 2014 Hits: 24 Camagüey.- The drivers of motor vehicles from Camagüey to Guáimaro and Continue reading
Details Written by Oreidis Pimentel Pérez (Chronicler of the OHCC) / Photo: Otilio Rivero Delgado Category: Camagüey Published: 15 August 2014 Hits: 22 Camagüey.- How many good Continue reading
La grandeza relativa de la pequeñez cubana
AFP News  -  Cuba has been hit by a severe beer shortage during one of its hottest summers on record, sparking hoarding and driving thirsty drinkers to pay greatly inflated prices. A sharp fall in Continue reading
(11-17 August) Brain injury is common. Over half a million Australians have an Acquired Brain Injury (ABI). Melbourne City Mission provides a number of programs and services to support people living Continue reading
“Tengo miedo salir a la calle”, dice esposa de oficial del MININT detenido en Bahamas. Yadelis Rivera cerró su casa en el reparto avileño, Vista Alegre, y se refugió donde sus padres. Continue reading
Lo más difícil de un viaje, quizá, sea narrarlo, como demostró Canetti en Las voces de Marrakesh , viaje que solo pudo reconstruir años después a partir de sus apuntes… Ronaldo Menéndez ha subvertido hasta dos veces el legado del judío austriaco, no solo porque ha escrito Rojo aceituna. Un viaje a la sombra del comunismo (Páginas de espuma, Madrid, 2014) casi sin haber regresado todavía a Madrid, ciudad en la que vive desde hace algún tiempo; sino, porque lo ha hecho a una zona conflictiva para cualquier cubano: los restos del comunismo en el mundo... Para pensar y volver a narrar este viaje, compartimos un café y hablamos. Continue reading
Llega en mal estado al poblado de Cabañas, en Artemisa, donde el gobierno anunció la apertura de una fábrica del producto lácteo Continue reading
Los inmigrantes, dos mujeres y diez hombres, fueron capturados en la aduana de Agua Caliente, en la frontera entre Honduras y Guatemala, Continue reading
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The U.S. Coast Guard (USCG) rescued 64 Cuban migrants and 100 Haitian migrants during a busy week of illegal maritime migration attempts from Cuba and Haiti into the United States. The 64 Cuban migrants Continue reading
The first delegation of victims of Colombia´s armed conflict traveled to Cuba on Friday, where they will partake in the negotiations between FARC and the government.  The United Nations released the Continue reading
Del 18 al 22 de febrero del 2015 consultores de Marina Richard Graves y Asociados visitan la isla en viaje de negocios. Continue reading
15 de agosto de 2014, 16:00 Havana, Aug 15 (Prensa Latina) Famous Vietnamese water puppet company Thang Long returns to Cuba with its ancient art, just two years after their successful performances Continue reading
15 de agosto de 2014, 16:03 Holguin, Cuba, Aug 15 (Prensa Latina) The summer edition of the festival Brutal Fest 2014 will begin today in this eastern city of Cuba, where the rock-rooted tradition promises Continue reading
Una mujer protesta en la Plaza de la Revolución. Decidida a que alguien la atienda, no se cansaba en decir: “Los que roban están arriba”
Instead of competing against college players while visiting Cuba in 2013, . In two losing exhibition games, Westfield State managed 3 runs against Manuel Fajardo University of Sports and Physical Education, Continue reading
Havana, August 15 (RHC), -- In an effort to improve and maintain higher education quality with experienced teachers, the Cuban Council of Ministers agreed that retired professors may return to their classrooms Continue reading
Havana, August 15 (RHC), -- The Cuba-Venezuela higher education program is growing with new projects aimed to favor almost 2.000 Venezuelan people before 2020, according to Cuba's Higher Education Ministry Continue reading
Havana, August 15 (RHC), -- Five young foreign members of a symbolic initiative called 'Bicicletazo' (cycling route) dedicated to the Cuban anti-terrorists unfairly imprisoned in United States, departed Continue reading
Havana, August 15 (RHC), -- Cuba reported 5,000 car accidents in the first half of 2014, and although the number of accidents decreased by 109 compared to a similar period in 2013, experts said the decrease Continue reading
The city of Baracoa is celebrating its 503rd birthday on August 15th, with a long history of tradition and the legacy left by the Spanish, Africans and native indigenous communities. Located in the northeastern Continue reading
When I first read, Pamela Druckerman's essay "Miami Grows up. A little." I felt bad for the friends and family that welcomed her for two weeks only to be made fun of in the NY Times. Every city is only Continue reading
Raul Castro, Barack Obama, Bob Menendez, Marco Rubio, Ileana Ros-Lehtinen, Debbie Wasserman-Schultz, Mario Diaz-Balart or Joe Garcia? All of the above!!!! But especially the last six. The government Continue reading
The Cuban government has authorized universities to hire professors already retired in the same positions they had before retiring, in order to cover the existing deficit of educators. The Council of Continue reading
Un oficial del Ministerio del Interior (MININT) de Cuba que dice ser primo del difunto José Abrantes, antiguo jefe del organismo, y que desertó hace cuatro meses, fue interceptado por un escampavías del Servicio Guardacostas de Estados Unidos y en la actualidad está en un centro de detención para inmigrantes de las Bahamas. Continue reading
An official in Cuba’s Ministry of the Interior who claims to be a nephew of the late MININT chief Jose Abrantes defected four months ago, was intercepted by the U.S. Coast Guard and is now being held in a migrant detention in the Bahamas. Continue reading
Transcurrida una hora y 45 minutos, llegaron los equipos de emergencia. Minutos antes, habían trasladado el cuerpo de un obrero de la empresa eléctrica en el auto de un vecino Continue reading
One early morning this April, Dairon Morera climbed onto a raft of aluminum tanks with 22 other people, revved up a Volvo car motor and pushed off the Cuban shore, joining a never-ending stream of islanders desperate to reach the United States. Continue reading
Details Written by ACN Category: Five Heroes Published: 15 August 2014 Hits: 9 Ramon Labañino, one of the Cuban anti-terrorists still held in US prisons, sent Fidel Castro a happy Continue reading
For some people familiar with the history of the runup to World War II, there's a sense of déjà vu in today's humanitarian crisis along the Mexican border these days, as resistance rises against the tens Continue reading
When I don't go to California on weekends I feel bored. This weekend I  was so bored that I kept changing channels on the TV with nothing  interesting to watch, so I decided to troll around the Internet Continue reading
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MIAMI-One early morning this April, Dairon Morera climbed onto a raft of aluminum tanks with 22 other people, revved up a Volvo car motor and pushed off the Cuban shore, joining a never-ending stream Continue reading
Los sospechosos del crimen son supuestamente empleados de Salud Pública. Vestían el uniforme de los empleados que participan en la campaña contra el mosquito Aedes Aegypti Continue reading