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Daily Archives: October 28, 2014

MIAMI The source of a sick tortoise's discomfort became clear after a south Florida veterinarian took an X-ray: The animal had swallowed a turtle pendant. Dr. Don Harris said the 15-pound male African Continue reading
En el evento, auspiciado por el Club Rotario de Doral desde 2003, compiten artistas visuales emergentes y establecidos, en las categorías de pintura de cuerpo, arte digital, dibujo, fibras, joyería, orfebrería, técnicas mixtas, y otras. Continue reading
Mississippi State, Florida State, Auburn and Mississippi are the top four teams in the first College Football Playoff rankings. The first of seven Top 25 rankings done by a 12-member selection committee Continue reading
A judge has finalized Jane Lynch's divorce from her wife more than four years after the couple were married. Los Angeles Superior Court Judge Ralph C. Hofer approved the pair's divorce judgment on Monday. Continue reading
Robert Fuller and his daughter Lynita. Fuller was arrested in Cuba on Oct. 15, 1960, and executed less than 24 hours later. The family of a man summarily executed by the Castro regime in 1960 cannot Continue reading
A pesar de la retórica antiestadounidense en los discursos y vallas por toda la isla, el canciller cubano dijo en la ONU que en la isla no hay hostilidad contra EE UU. Continue reading
… on Tuesday for two missing Cuban rafters after the 11 others … repatriated to Cuba. Under Washington’s “wet-foot, dry-foot policy”, Cuban migrants who … of Cojimar just east of Havana on 18 October on a … coast guard estimates, 3,722 Cubans tried to illegally reach the … Continue reading
A commercial supply ship bound for the International Space Station has exploded moments after liftoff. Orbital Sciences Corp.'s unmanned rocket blew up over the launch complex at Wallops Island, Virginia, Continue reading

El director y actor Vladimir Cruz sostiene que el cine producido hoy en día en la Isla ha dejado de reflejar el "aliento optimista" de otros tiempos y es ahora "más ácido", debido a la dureza de una realidad en la que no faltan "desigualdades", ni "crisis de valores".

Vladimir Cruz (1965) ha descrito con estas palabras la situación del cine cubano, en una entrevista con EFE, antes de participar en un coloquio sobre la película que le lanzó a la fama, Fresa y Chocolate, organizado por la Universidad de Zaragoza.

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For the 23rd occasion, Cuba will today submit to the UN General Assembly the resolution "Necessity to End the Economic, Commercial and Financial Blockade Imposed by The United States of America against Continue reading
UNITED NATIONS, Oct. 28 (Xinhua) -- China voted in favor of a resolution adopted by the UN General Assembly (UNGA) on Tuesday, calling for ending the embargo imposed by the United States against Cuba. Continue reading
En lo que va de año se ha reportado en la isla un total de 4.5 millones de personas con Infecciones Respiratorias Agudas (IRA), así como 3.048 casos de Sífilis, 3.067 de Meningitis viral y 134 de Leptospirosis. Continue reading
A man accused of wearing a zebra print dress while robbing a New Hampshire bank has been arrested. Foster's Daily Democrat (http://bit.ly/1DrBqch ) reports Bart Augustus was charged Tuesday with a felony Continue reading
… of the lucky few; escaping Cuba for the United States before … small fishing village outside of Havana. Not long after, ten-year-old Peter … escape Cuba after Castro’s takeover. Once in America, the young Cuban … as possible. ‘A Boy from Cuba: Events and People That Have … Continue reading
… on Tuesday for two missing Cuban rafters after the 11 others … repatriated to Cuba. Under Washington’s “wet-foot, dry-foot policy”, Cuban migrants who … of Cojimar just east of Havana on 18 October on a … coast guard estimates, 3,722 Cubans tried to illegally reach the … Continue reading
Las autoridades de la isla anunciaron que hay aprobada una "cartera de oportunidades" para la inversión extranjera con 246 proyectos y que esta será presentada en la Feria de La Habana que se inicia el próximo domingo. Continue reading
Cualquier tema parece apropiado a la hora de culpar "el bloqueo". Hay docenas de ejemplos en la prensa oficial. Desde los más serios y objetivos hasta los más ridículos y falsos. Continue reading
Con carteles y huelgas de hambres, dos madres cubanas en Villa Clara y Santiago Cuba, buscan recuperar la libertad o el traslado de penal para sus hijos reclusos. Continue reading
… to Cuba. Under Washington's "wet-foot, dry-foot policy," Cuban … of Cojimar just east of Havana on Oct. 18 on a … , which began disintegrating, he added. Cubans are leaving the island in … Coast Guard estimates, 3,722 Cubans tried to illegally reach the … Continue reading
… Church World Service offices, where Cuban migrants are connected with social … "wet-foot, dry-foot" policy, Cuban migrants who reach U.S … rise in the number of Cubans attempting to reach the U … call from his relatives in Cuba: His son was in Miami … Continue reading

El régimen de Corea del Norte ha ejecutado a 50 personas en lo que va de año y varios oficiales militares fueron degradados por la "baja precisión de su artillería", informó la agencia sudcoreana Yonhap.

Según el Servicio de Inteligencia Nacional (NIS, según sus siglas en inglés), Pyongyang ha purgado a unos 10 miembros del partido comunista por ver dramas surcoreanos en televsión, una actividad prohibida para los 24 millones de norcoreanos por miedo a la influencia exterior.

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… University of Havana. The construction of a Catholic church in Cuba (pictured is the capital Havana) is a sign … Pontiff made the comments at Havana airport alongside current president, Fidel … of huge crowds in Havana. He said Cubans should be ‘forging a … Continue reading
Los únicos países que votaron contra la declaración fueron Estados Unidos y su aliado Israel. Las naciones de Palau, Marshall Islands y Micronesia se abstuvieron. Continue reading
The U.S. Coast Guard searched on Tuesday for two missing Cuban rafters after the 11 others on their homemade vessel were plucked safely on Monday from the waters off Miami. The most recent man saved Continue reading
Esperaron 3 meses por sus paquetes. EL contenedor que los traía, según la Aduana, llegó abierto y semivacío. Nadie se hace responsable. Continue reading
14ymedio, Miriam Celaya, New York, 19 October 2014 — If it weren’t because the mediations are in English, because of the discipline in the adhering to the schedules, because of the coordination and care of each detail and because the … Continue reading Continue reading
2:16 p.m. CDT By Zachary Fagenson MIAMI BEACH Fla. (Reuters) - The U.S. Coast Guard searched on Tuesday for two missing Cuban rafters after the 11 others on their homemade vessel were plucked safely Continue reading
Oct. 27--Ybor City may soon see a striking new four-star, contemporary hotel sprout up along the main drag of Seventh Avenue, backed by some of Tampa's most influential builders and families. If approved Continue reading
At least 18 miners trapped after mine collapses in Turkey At least 18 miners were trapped inside a coal mine in central Turkey's Karaman province following a landslide triggered by an accumulation Continue reading
United Nations (United States) (AFP) - For the 23rd straight year, the United Nations voted on Tuesday in favor of lifting the US embargo on Cuba, with Iran saying the ban was undeserved given Havana's Continue reading
… , economic and financial embargo against Cuba. The symbolic vote passed 188-2 … but the vote has given Cuba an annual stage to demonstrate … embargo and said "the Cuban government uses his annual resolution … Continue reading
… differences," he said. "Cuba will never relinquish our sovereignty … Godard dismissed the resolution, saying Havana uses the yearly General Assembly … . A number of countries lauded Havana for sending more doctors than … domestic politics in Florida, where Cuban exiles have opposed any conciliation … Continue reading
The United Nations General Assembly has for the 21st time condemned the economic and trade embargo imposed by the United States on Cuba, a policy that has been in place for over half a century. A total Continue reading
Prensa Latina Wednesday 29th October, 2014 Por Waldo Mendiluza United Nations, Oct 28 (Prensa Latina) The intergovernmental forums at the global and regional levels have played a key role in condemning Continue reading
Prensa Latina Wednesday 29th October, 2014 octubre de 2014, 00:01 By Waldo MendiluzaUnited Nations, Oct 28 (Prensa Latina) The rejection of the United States blockade against Cuba at the United Nations Continue reading

Un recluta de 18 años se suicidó en una unidad militar de Cárdenas (Matanzas) "en protesta por los abusos a que era sometido", informó el periodista independiente Bernardo Arévalo Padrón.

Víctor Roniel Moya Yanez, natural de Aguada de Pasajeros, en Cienfuegos, llevaba nueve meses en el Servicio Militar Obligatorio.

"Dejó dicho en una carta que se suicidaba por los abusos de los oficiales, y responsabilizó a Fidel y Raúl Castro por obligarle a pasar el Servicio. Se dio un tiro debajo de la mandíbula", explicó Arévalo en declaraciones a DIARIO DE CUBA.

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La Asamblea General de Naciones Unidas ha aprobado este martes su 23ª resolución consecutiva para exigir a Estados Unidos que ponga fin al bloqueo sobre Cuba con el apoyo de 188 de los 193 países que forman el máximo órgano deliberativo de la ONU. Continue reading
… religions at the University of Havana, told the Associated Press. The … when he performed Mass in Havana in 2012. "Reusing the … in Cuba shows there’s more progress to be made. The Cuban … Sanchez, president of the The Cuban Commission for Human Rights and … Continue reading
UN-Cuba-US-embargo-diplomacy Contributed by NAMPA / AFP. UN votes to lift US embargo on Cuba, for 23rd time UNITED NATIONS, United States, Oct 28, 2014 (AFP) - For the 23rd straight year, the United Continue reading
While Michelle Obama's skimpy school lunch mandates have been widely rejected by students and schools , the elite private school attended by both Obama daughters will be serving chicken wings and potato Continue reading
… on Spanish-language television is a Cuban dissident. Guillermo Fariñas staged more … Cuban Americans who questioned whether Fariñas -- who is back in CubaCuban-American voters. Curbelo prefers to note that he supports tightening the Cuban … executive director of the Miami-based Cuban American National Foundation, founded by … Continue reading
The Cuban Government will be sending two experts to Jamaica to train health care and front-line workers as part of  the Ebola preparedness, response and management plan. They will also provide training Continue reading
Details Written by AIN / Photo: Taken from www.cubadebate.cu Category: Special Reports Published: 28 October 2014 Hits: 24 Havana.- The blockade, the criminal politics arranged Continue reading
Details Written by Rolando Sarmiento Ricart / Adelante Category: Special Reports Published: 28 October 2014 Hits: 40 - Today Cuba will return to the podium of the United Nations Continue reading
Lisbon, Oct 28 (Prensa Latina) Portuguese organizations condemned today the US economic, commercial and financial blockade imposed to Cuba, which will be voted today at the United Nations General ... Continue reading