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Cuba's Raul Castro warns Donald Trump to respect country's sovereignty

Travel to the Caribbean island from the United States has increased, with the start of direct flights and cruises and roaming agreements signed.
 

Cubans to be treated like other migrants: Barack Obama

Cuba is committed to take back its citizens defected by the US when they try to enter or stay irregularly in that country, violating its laws.

Raul Castro announces pick for Cuba`s interior minister

Gandarilla Bermejo will replace General Carlos Fernandez Gondin, 78, who died on Saturday after a long illness.

Cubans surf the web at home in Havana pilot project

Only 5 percent of Cubans are estimated to enjoy the Internet at home, which requires government permission. 

India lauds Fidel Castro in UN homage to revolutionary leader

UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon had called Fidel Castro as "one of the most important Latin American leaders of the 20th century".

Fidel Castro hailed at UN as iconic leader of 20th century

The president of the UN General Assembly called Fidel Castro "one of the 20th century's most iconic and influential leaders" at a memorial tribute to the late leader of the Cuban revolution who led his country for nearly 50 years.

Goodbye comrade: Ten pictures that define Fidel Castro

Goodbye comrade: Ten pictures that define Fidel Castro

Fidel Castro, the communist revolutionary who presided over Cuba for nearly half a century, died at the age of 90 on November 25 this year. 

Barack Obama visits Cuba

Barack Obama visits Cuba

Barack Obama become the first American president to visit Cuba in nearly a century, and the first since a revolution led by Fidel Castro toppled a US-backed strongman in 1959. 

No public spaces will be named after Cuban revolutionary leader Fidel Castro, announces President Raul

No public spaces will be named after Cuban revolutionary leader Fidel Castro, announces President Raul

In a major announcement on Saturday, Cuban President Raul Castro has said that the name and figure of Cuban revolutionary leader Fidel Castro will not be used for public places, streets or plazas nor will monuments, busts or statues be made in his memory as per his wishes.

Rajnath Singh-led Indian delegation in Cuba to attend Fidel Castro's funeral

Rajnath Singh-led Indian delegation in Cuba to attend Fidel Castro's funeral

Castro died on November 25 at the age 90, after defying the United States during a half-century of iron-fisted rule and surviving the eclipse of global communism.

First commercial US-Havana flight lands in ramped-up travel

Passengers from Miami, wearing straw hats provided by American Airlines with the word "Cuba" on the back, were greeted with welcome signs in various languages.

White House warns Trump over reversing detente policy with Cuba

White House warns Trump over reversing detente policy with Cuba

As President-elect Donald Trump threatened to "terminate" the detente policy with Cuba, the White House today warned that reversing historic rapprochement would have "significant" diplomatic, economic and cultural costs.

Rajnath Singh leaves for Havana to pay last respects to Fidel Castro

Rajnath Singh leaves for Havana to pay last respects to Fidel Castro

Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Tuesday left for Cuban capital Havana to pay his last respects to the country's former president and revolutionary leader Fidel Castro who passed away on Friday. 

Tens of thousands of Cubans pay last respects to Fidel Castro

Tens of thousands of Cubans pay last respects to Fidel Castro

Galvanized by a 21-gun salute that thundered across Havana, tens of thousands of Cubans paid final respects on Monday to Fidel Castro.

Fidel Castro: The indefatigable revolutionary

As the tempest of time moves to relegate Fidel Castro into the shadows, on November 25, the world paused to remember that they don’t make them like that anymore!   

Cuba mourns death of revolutionary leader Fidel Castro

Cuba mourns death of revolutionary leader Fidel Castro

Cuba mourned revolutionary leader Fidel Castro on Sunday as the communist island prepared to say its last goodbyes to the towering giant of its modern history with mass memorials and a four-day funeral procession.

Donald Trump hopes Fidel Castro's death marks shift toward freedom for Cuba

Donald Trump hopes Fidel Castro's death marks shift toward freedom for Cuba

"Fidel Castro`s legacy is one of firing squads, theft, unimaginable suffering, poverty and the denial of fundamental human rights," the real-estate mogul said.

World reacts to death of Cuba's Fidel Castro

World reacts to death of Cuba's Fidel Castro

Here are some early responses to the passing of the 90-year-old Cold War icon, whose life was defined by his resistance to the capitalist United States.

Fidel Castro shared warm relations with Indian leaders

Fidel Castro shared warm relations with Indian leaders

India has always maintained political, trade, cultural and people-to-people relations with Cuba. 

Cuba's revolutionary icon Fidel Castro dies at 90; funeral on December 4

Cuba's revolutionary icon Fidel Castro dies at 90; funeral on December 4

Cuba declared nine days of public mourning on Saturday for Fidel Castro.