March 10, 2014
A message from the Communist Party’s Central Committee published on Monday in the party newspaper Granma said Melba Hernandez died the previous night of complications from diabetes. “...
December 15, 2013
Deep from the dense forests of Colombia, the leftist rebels have sent a message to the government: stop killing and start talking. In its decades-old war with the Colombian state, the Revolutionary...
November 4, 2013
In March 2012, Samir Naji Al Hasan Moqbel (35), who had been held for more than 10 years in Guantanamo Bay, the U.S.’ prison for “War on Terror” inmates in Cuba, declined to eat the food he was gi...
October 31, 2013
The last-minute meeting with the Cuban leader was a gesture to India, says Hamid Ansari »
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August 29, 2013
The former Cuban President Fidel Castro has blasted a Russian newspaper report that claimed on Monday that Cuba buckled under American pressure and refused to receive Mr. Snowden, who wanted to fly...
July 10, 2013
“Latin America neither wants, nor has any reason, to be a pawn without a will of its own,” declared Colombian author Gabriel Garcia Marquez, upon receiving the Nobel Prize in Literature in 1982. T...
July 4, 2013
Guards at the infamous Guantanamo Bay prison in Cuba are force-feeding inmates only after sunset and before sunrise during the Muslim holy month of Ramadan, a prison spokesman said.
June 24, 2013
Snowden fled Hong Kong on Sunday to dodge U.S. efforts to extradite him on espionage charges.
April 6, 2013
Cuban revolutionary leader Fidel Castro called Friday for long-time ally North Korea and the United States to avoid hostilities on the Korean Peninsula.“If war breaks out there, the people...
October 22, 2012
Former Cuban leader Fidel Castro said he does not even suffer from a headache in an article he published in state-media on Monday, criticising those who spread rumours that he was on his death bed...
January 29, 2014
U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon on Tuesday met Fidel Castro in Havana for a conversation that ranged from climate change to the civil war in Syria, and said he criticized Cuba’s human rights pr...
December 10, 2013
President Barack Obama has shaken hands with Cuban President Raul Castro at a memorial service for former South African President Nelson Mandela.The handshake between the leaders of the two...
November 1, 2013
Prasar Bharati and Cuban Radio and Television Institute will exchange programmes in the fields of culture, education, science, entertainment, sports and news of mutual interest
October 26, 2013
As Vice-President Hamid Ansari sets out on an official visit to Peru and Cuba, India hopes to convert its excellent political relations with South America into enduring economic partnerships.<...
August 27, 2013
American Whistleblower Edward Snowden got stuck in Moscow because Cuba denied him entry under U.S. pressure, a Russian newspaper reported on Monday.
Mr. Snowden was forced to stay in Russ...
July 8, 2013
Raul Castro stood shoulder-to-shoulder with Latin American countries that have expressed a willingness to take in NSA leaker Edward Snowden, but made no apparent reference to whether Cuba would be...
June 27, 2013
As the Moscow odyssey of U.S. whistleblower Edward Snowden went into the fifth day, a senior Kremlin official called for granting the him asylum in Russia.
Mr. Snowden on Thursday...
June 12, 2013
Cuba has been successfully using biological measures to control mosquitoes and has managed to reduce its dengue burden substantially, according to Alfredo Estrada, a representative of Labiofam Biop...
February 23, 2013
Despite his own convictions, Che Guevara understood India’s non-violent resistance as arising from a cultural context in which war was distant from the spirit of the people
September 10, 2012
Cuba achieved its best performance in the London Paralympics 2012, which ended on Sunday, winning nine gold, five silver and three bronze medals.The best Cuban athlete was runner Yunisdis C...