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Culture

Havana, Mar 21 (Prensa Latina) Cuban tobacco authorities informed that the new Montecristo Linea 1935, with three vitolas or formats, will reach the luxury products market shortly.


London, Mar 20 (Prensa Latina) Call him Sir Ringo now, or Sir Richard to be more precise. Either way, it''s a fitting honor for the former Beatles drummer, who has waited decades for the recognition.


Havana, Mar 19 (Prensa Latina) Cuba's National Circus is sorry today due to the death of Cirque du Soleil's artist Yann Arnaud, occurred this weekend after suffering a fall in a presentation in the US city of Tampa, Florida.


Port-au-Prince, Mar 19 (Prensa Latina) Haitian-American singer Jason Derulo remains today in Haiti to record Colors, the official anthem of the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia.


Havana, Mar 17 (Prensa Latina) The Chilean academic Alejandro Vera received the 2018 Casa de las Americas Musicology Award for his rigorous research and exhaustive management of unpublished sources that reflect the musical history of his country during the colonial period.


Havana, Mar 17 (Prensa Latina) The flautist and professor José Luis Cortés, artistically known as El Tosco, will receive the 2017 National Music Award of Cuba today, as an acknowlegdment of his vast career and contributions to the country''s culture.


Washington, Mar 17 (Prensa Latina) Stars as singers Ariana Grande, Miley Cyrus, Demi Lovato and Jennifer Hudson will participate in the March for our Lives that will ask for greater gun control in the United States, said today the local media.


Havana, Mar 16 (Prensa Latina) Cuban group Gente de Zona thanked fans for welcoming the version of the song ''Nadie ha dicho'', featuring Italian singer Laura Pausini, whom they invited to sing in Cuba soon. Pausini, whose music is widely known in Cuba, will visit Havana for the first time in two weeks.


United Nations, Mar 16 (Prensa Latina) Cuban director Lizette Vila brought today to the UN headquarters in New York the experiences she has lived through with her audiovisual presentation ''Palomas'', which defends a culture of peace, equality and diversity.


Panama, Mar 16 (Prensa Latina) Chilean film Una mujer fantástica, recently winner of the Oscar for the best foreign feature film, will open the sessions of the 7th International Film Festival of Panama (IFF), from April 5 to 11.


Por Fausto Triana

Santiago, Chile, Mar 15 (Prensa Latina) Stephen Hawking visited Chile three times and in one of his visits, he traveled to Antarctica, but that has nothing to do with the curious coincidence that the British genius died on Albert Einstein''s birthday.