Posts Tagged ‘cuba’

FEATURE: Cuba’s rich musical heritage rooted in African rhythm

Sunday, March 26th, 2017

Here, Joon Park, UNTV videographer and editor, gives his unique first person account of what it was like to report the story of Afro-Cuban music during …Read the complete article here

Good move by Governor Christie

Sunday, March 26th, 2017

A radical and violent leftist, She was convicted in the 1970’s of killing a New Jersey state trooper and then escaped to Cuba. Joanne then became …Read the complete article here

Cuba Presents more than 250 Health Programs at Panamanian Fair

Sunday, March 26th, 2017

Panama, March 25 (Prensa Latina) The promotion of more than 250 medical services programs are carried out by Cuban health professionals who …Read the complete article here

To get Trump’s ear on fugitive NJ cop killer, Christie goes on Fox

Sunday, March 26th, 2017

“I hope that what the Trump administration is going to do is, before we take any further steps with the relationship with Cuba, first and foremost, return …Read the complete article here

Cuban Leading Coffee Exporter Arises Interest in Fiagrop 2017

Sunday, March 26th, 2017

Havana, Mar 25 (Prensa Latina) The Coffee Processing Enterprise Altoserra, with over half of Cuban exports of the grain, aroused great interest at the …Read the complete article here

USDA Sec. Designate Pledges Support for Cuba Trade in Senate Hearing

Sunday, March 26th, 2017

Yesterday, President of Engage Cuba, James Williams praised U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) Secretary designate Sonny Perdue for publicly …Read the complete article here

Tomas Milian, Er Monnezza venuto da Cuba

Sunday, March 26th, 2017

Era figlio di Lola e Tomás, generale del regime di Gerardo Machado, poi arrestato in seguito al colpo di Stato di Fulgencio Batista; nel dicembre del …Read the complete article here

Activists Gathered in New York Condemn Blockade

Sunday, March 26th, 2017

The two-day meeting in New York has as main target to boost normalization of ties between Cuba and the United States, for which is needed to end …Read the complete article here

Gobernador de NJ pide aTrump extradición de fugitiva refugiada en Cuba

Sunday, March 26th, 2017

El gobernador de New Jersey, Chris Christie, reiteró su pedido a la Casa Blanca, para que Estados Unidos exija a Cuba la devolución de la fugitiva …Read the complete article here

Angola Honors Fidel Castro’s Internationalism and Anti-Colonialism

Sunday, March 26th, 2017

Late Cuban revolutionary leader Fidel Castro’s enduring legacy is being recognized in Angola throughout this week, which marks the 40th anniversary …Read the complete article here

Christie Renews Call to Demand Cuba Return Convicted Killer

Sunday, March 26th, 2017

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie is again calling on the federal government to have Cuba return a woman convicted in the murder of a state trooper.Read the complete article here

Ramonet Denounces Aggressive Policies in Latin America

Sunday, March 26th, 2017

In another moment of contact with the Cuban media, Ramonet thanked the greater contribution of Cuba to the world, and especially highlighted the …Read the complete article here

Trinidad: 24 hours in Cuba’s colonial gem

Sunday, March 26th, 2017

Food is Cuban with a European twist, there’s a great cocktail menu (mojitos are $3) and a nice touch is that co-owner Edel Kavanagh is Irish.Read the complete article here

Doris Murphy

Sunday, March 26th, 2017

Doris L. Murphy, 96, of Cuba passed away at 5:35 a.m. Friday, March 24, 2017, at Heartland … At the age of three she and her parents moved to Cuba.Read the complete article here

Cuba Uses Animal Feces to Produce Clean Energy

Sunday, March 26th, 2017

Cuba’s Indio Hatuey Experimental Pasture and Forage Station in Matanzas has launched a new program that uses cow and pig feces to produce …Read the complete article here

Cuba’s Havana World Music Festival Promotes Gender Equality

Sunday, March 26th, 2017

Sponsored by the Cuban Institute of Music and the National Center of Popular Music, attendees of the festival were invited to wear orange in support …Read the complete article here

Christie Calls for Extradition of Fugitive; Fight at Temple Celebrity Game; Teen Hit/Holds Onto Hood

Sunday, March 26th, 2017

New Jersey Governor Chris Christie once again called on the federal government to have Cuba return a convicted cop killer who fled to the island …Read the complete article here

Spanish music in focus in Manuel Barrueco’s GuitarSarasota concert

Sunday, March 26th, 2017

“I think it’s fair to say that Cuba is a very musical place,” said Barrueco. “Cuba is the last of the Spanish colonies in America. They brought the guitar, …Read the complete article here

Christie Plea for Convicted Murderer Assata Shakur’s Return

Sunday, March 26th, 2017

Former presidential candidate and New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie appealed to the federal government to force Cuba to hand over a woman convicted …Read the complete article here

Coast Guard suspends search for Citrus man who went overboard during cruise to Cuba

Saturday, March 25th, 2017

The Coast Guard has suspended its search for a Floral City man who went overboard early Wednesday morning during a cruise to Cuba. On Thursday …Read the complete article here

First Performance outside the Island of Prizewinning Cuban Play

Saturday, March 25th, 2017

MIAMI – The prizewinning stage play “10 Millones,” a kind of collective biography of Cuba in the 1970s that speaks of people gone away and family …Read the complete article here

World class music at JAOTG

Saturday, March 25th, 2017

Cuban musician Roblejo is an excellent violin player who has paved a way as a professional artist in several popular music bands in his native Cuba.Read the complete article here

Over 200 Ghanaians stranded on Costa Rica-Nicaragua border

Saturday, March 25th, 2017

It said information received by the ISD from the Ministry of the Interior had indicated that the Cuban Immigration Authority was in the process of …Read the complete article here

National Meeting of Solidarity with Cuba Begins in New York

Saturday, March 25th, 2017

New York, March 25 (Prensa Latina) The National Conference for the Full Normalization of Relations between Cuba and the United States begins …Read the complete article here

Cuba to adopt stiffer immigration reforms against Africans

Saturday, March 25th, 2017

Accra, March 25, GNA – The Information Services Department (ISD) On Friday, issued a word of caution to the public, to desist from engaging in any …Read the complete article here

Cuba Shows Advances in Nuclear Technologies

Saturday, March 25th, 2017

Cuba participates in several technical cooperation projects with the International Atomic Energy Agency, scheduled for the 2018-2019 cycle, in the …Read the complete article here

Vinales or Santiago de Cuba?

Saturday, March 25th, 2017

Hi all, My wife and I are going to Cuba for 20 days in February. I’m the kind of guy that gets anal about booking things well in advance and…Read the complete article here

‘Revolution made the impossible a reality’

Saturday, March 25th, 2017

One of the historic leaders of the Cuban Revolution, Hart became a central organizer of the July 26 Movement’s urban underground fighting the …Read the complete article here

Cuba’s secret negotiator with US was president’s son: cardinal

Saturday, March 25th, 2017

Cuban President Raul Castro’s son, Alejandro, was the communist island’s envoy for secret negotiations with the United States that led to the …Read the complete article here

Crowds grow at Wellington’s CubaDupa festival

Saturday, March 25th, 2017

The festival, which includes over 250 events and 90 food stalls, started today at Cuba St and continue through on Sunday. The festival has been dry so …Read the complete article here

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