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Over 70,000 people visit Fidel Castro's tomb in a month

Over 70,000 people visit Fidel Castro's tomb in a month

About 70,000 people have visited Cuban leader Fidel Castro`s tomb in the city of Santiago de Cuba over the past month since his interment.

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".

Ashes of Fidel Castro begin final journey across Cuba

Ashes of Fidel Castro begin final journey across Cuba

The urn containing the remains of Castro, who died Friday at age 90, was covered by a Cuban flag and protected by a crystal covering as it was transported.
 

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.

North Korea begins three-day mourning for Cuban leader Fidel Castro

North Korea begins three-day mourning for Cuban leader Fidel Castro

In the Pyongyang subway, commuters in one station crowded around a glass case containing a Castro obituary published by the ruling party newspaper, Rodong Sinmun.

Party in Miami as news of Fidel Castro`s death spreads

Party in Miami as news of Fidel Castro`s death spreads

Some sang the Cuban national anthem, others shook up bottles of champagne and sprayed the fizz onto the crowd of revelers.
 

Fidel Castro and the 11 US presidents

Fidel Castro and the 11 US presidents

From Dwight Eisenhower, who broke US diplomatic relations with Cuba, to Barack Obama, who decided to normalize them, 11 US presidents faced off with Cuban revolutionary leader Fidel Castro, who died late Friday.

Timeline of Fidel Castro's life

Timeline of Fidel Castro's life

Key events in the life of longtime Cuban leader Fidel Castro, whose death at 90 was announced on Saturday.

Cuba urges US to lift economic, trade blockade

Cuba has renewed its call on the US Congress to end the economic and trade embargo held against the island for over 55 years, as a sign of a new era in ties between the two nations.

Lifting sanctions more beneficial for US: Cuba

In its first reaction to the US decision to further lift sanctions on Cuba to facilitate trade as well as scientific and humanitarian exchanges between the two countries the island nation said the measures are more beneficial for Washington than Havana.

Obama names first ambassador to Cuba in five decades

Obama names first ambassador to Cuba in five decades

Barack Obama and Cuban President Raul Castro announced a thaw in relations in December 2014.

Donald Trump courts Hispanic vote in Miami`s Little Havana

Hillary Clinton holds a commanding lead over Donald Trump among Hispanic voters.

Cuba says US embargo has cost it $4.7 bn since thaw

Cuba said the United States's 54-year-old trade embargo has cost the island $4.7 billion since April 2015 despite the former Cold War enemies' historic rapprochement.

Cubans salsa into Fidel Castro's 90th birthday

Cubans salsa into Fidel Castro's 90th birthday

Cuba has gone into overdrive this month honoring Fidel Castro who led its 1959 revolution and built a Communist-run state on the doorstep of the United States.

US, Cuba hold migration talks in Havana; no new agreements

US, Cuba hold migration talks in Havana; no new agreements

US And Cuban officials held another round of talks on migration issues in Havana to further discussions last held in December, but no new agreements were announced to advance the diplomatic thaw begun a year and a half ago by presidents Barack Obama and Raul Castro.

Cuba, US hold talks on collaboration against terrorism

he meeting was a part of the steps being taken by the two countries since December 2014 in order to normalise bilateral ties.

Colombian government, rebel group agree on peace deal

The "special agreement" is based on the Geneva Conventions and will be incorporated into domestic law through a legislative act.

More than 3 dozen Cuban migrants caught at sea

Nearly 40 Cuban migrants are being repatriated to Cuba after being caught at sea by US Coast Guard officials.