Thursday, June 20, 2013
Cuba plans to build first biofuel power plant
Cuba plans to build a USD 60 million power plant fueled by sugarcane residue, marking the island's f...
Cuba seeks to attract more women to military service
The UJC, the youth wing of Cuba`s ruling Communist Party, called for increasing the no. of women in ...
Cuba to begin tests for digital TV
Cuba will begin tests in Havana to progressively introduce digital television on the island using me...
British firm to help develop Cuba golf resort
British Ambassador in Cuba, Tim Cole, said in a press release here that this is "the biggest Br...
Beyonce Knowles shares anniversary pics of controversial Cuba trip with Jay-Z
Beyonce, who celebrated her fifth wedding anniversary last month in Cuba with her husband Jay-Z, has...
Cuban spy officially stripped of US citizenship
Rene Gonzalez said he received a certificate of loss of nationality from the US diplomatic mission i...
Cuba controversy was shocking: Beyonce
Pop star Beyonce Knowles admits her recent Cuba trip blacklash was quite shocking for her.
US keeps Cuba on state sponsors of terrorism list
The State Department has announced that Washington has no plans to remove Cuba from a list of state ...
Obama vows to close Guantanamo detention facility
US President Barack Obama vowed on Tuesday to make a new push to close the American military detenti...
Cuba Gooding Jr. calls Tom Cruise `real salt of the Earth`
Broadway star Cuba Gooding thinks that Tom Cruise is a real salt of the earth person that God has bl...
Cuban cyclists to participate in Pan-Am championship in Mexico
Cuba will participate in the Pan-American Route Cycling Championship in Mexico to be held from May 1...
Taliban vow revenge over Guantanamo shootings
Guards at the US-run prison in Cuba fired the rounds last Saturday to halt unrest as they relocated ...
Florida politicians question Jay-Z, Beyonce`s `illegal` trip to Cuba
Two US lawmakers have questioned how pop stars Jay-Z and Beyonce were allowed to travel to Cuba last...
FIFA chief Blatter to visit Cuba
FIFA president Joseph Blatter is expected to arrive in Havana on Tuesday on a two-day work visit for...
Cuba approves internet domain rules
The Cuban government has approved a set of guidelines on internet domain names, according to a decre...
Barack Obama had nothing to do with Jay-Z`s Cuba trip: White House
Barack Obama had nothing to do with rapper Jay-Z and pop diva Beyonce`s trip to Cuba, the White Hous...
`Barack Obama had nothing to do with Jay-Z`s Cuba trip`
Tourism to Cuba is banned under Washington`s 50-year-old economic embargo against the island.
In rare appearance, Fidel inaugurates school in Cuba
Leaders inaugurating public works projects is a staple of Cuba, and a surprisingly spry-looking 86-y...
US officials probe Beyonce, Jay-Z`s trip to Cuba
The US Treasury Department is investigating the trip music icons Jay-Z and Beyonce made to Cuba last...
US couple held after taking kidnapped sons to Cuba
Cuba has told the United States it will return an American couple who fled to the Caribbean nation a...
Jay-Z, Beyonce`s Cuba trip causes stir
Rapper Jay-Z and his pop star wife Beyonce Knowles have caused a stir for vacationing in Cuba.
Beyonce and Jay-Z celebrate anniversary in Cuba
Beyonce and Jay-Z are in Cuba where Thursday they had breakfast at a restaurant in Old Havana to cel...
Thousands of Cubans run in `Marathon of Hope`
Thousands participated in the traditional ‘Marathon of Hope’ in Havana, Cuba.
Cuban blogger meets White House officials
Internationally recognized Cuban blogger Yoani Sanchez currently on a trip to the United States, met...
World leaders pay tribute at Hugo Chavez`s funeral
Prominent leaders from Latin American and around the world converged here to attend the funeral of l...
Cuba`s President Raul Castro to retire in 2018
In an unexpected announcement, Cuban President Raul Castro said that he would stand down at the end ...
Cuba parliament gathers with selection of president on agenda
Cuba`s parliament is reconvening with new membership and is expected to name Raul Castro to another ...
Raul Castro jokes about possible resignation
Cuban President Raul Castro joked Friday about the possibility that he might resign because of being...
Cuba`s Raul Castro hints at possible retirement
Cuban President Raul Castro on Friday unexpectedly raised the possibility of leaving his post, sayin...
Hugo Chavez back to Venezuela after two months in Cuba
Four days after the Venezuelan government released his pictures to the public, President Hugo Chavez...
Chavez working, giving orders: Venezuelan govt
President Hugo Chavez was analyzing images from Venezuela`s recently launched Miranda satellite and ...
Colombia`s FARC rejects fast-track peace talks
The FARC has unilaterally declared a two-month ceasefire at the beginning of the talks.
US welcomes Cuba`s decision to lift exit permit restrictions
The US has welcomed the decision by Cuba to lift restrictions on exit permit, but said it cannot pre...
Australian swimmer to tackle Florida Straits
Australian swimmer Chloe McCardel plans to swim across the shark-infested waters of the Florida Stra...
Two new orchid species discovered in Cuba
Scientists have identified two new orchid species in Cuba, with one of them being the most delicate ...
President Pranab concerned about Chavez`s health
President Pranab Mukherjee has expressed concern and conveyed his prayers for the good health of Ven...
Chavez is up and walking, says Vice President
Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez is recuperating fast and is up and walking after undergoing a cance...
`Hugo Chavez suffered complications in surgery`
President Hugo Chavez suffered bleeding during his cancer surgery in Cuba but was recovering from th...
`Hugo Chavez’s recovery complex and hard`
Venezuela`s Vice President said that President Hugo Chavez will face a "complex and hard" ...
Hugo Chavez`s cancer operation a ‘complete success’
The Venezuelan government announced that the Cuban medical team attending President Hugo Chavez perf...
Chavez has just months to live: Venezuelan doctor
Venezuela`s President Hugo Chavez has just months to live, a Venezuelan doctor said Tuesday.
Venezuela’s Chavez suffers cancer recurrence, names successor
Venezuela’s President Hugo Chavez has named his successor for the first time as it emerged that the ...
Chavez back in Venezuela after treatment in Cuba
Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez returned to his country after nine days of treatment in Cuba as par...
Chavez back in Venezuela after Cuba treatment
Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez arrived back home in Caracas early today after 10 days of medical t...
US asks Cuba to release Alan Gross
Expressing concern over the continued imprisonment of Alan Gross, US President Barack Obama has aske...
Chavez returns to Cuba for medical treatment
The Venezuelan president`s return to Cuba comes six months after his latest stay in Havana to finish...
Hugo Chavez heading to Cuba for more treatment
Hugo Chavez has asked his country`s legislature for permission to travel to Cuba for more medical tr...
Colombian govt, FARC rebels open peace talks in Cuba
The Colombian government and the FARC guerrillas Monday launched the second phase of their peace tal...
Castro thanks Russia for aid to Cuba hit in hurricane Sandy
Raul Castro expressed gratitude to the Russian leadership for the aid to the Cubans, who were affect...
Sandy dealt a really hard blow: Raúl Castro
Cuban President Raúl Castro said that Hurricane Sandy dealt a "really hard blow" to t...
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