Agencia Latinoamericana de Noticias Prensa Latina http://www.prensa-latina.cu Canal RSS de la Agencia Latinoamericana de Noticias Prensa Latina Famous singer-songwriter dedicates virtual concert to Cuban children http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=67196&SEO=famous-singer-songwriter-dedicates-virtual-concert-to-cuban-children Havana, May 8 (Prensa Latina) Renowned singer-songwriter Liuba Maria Hevia will give a virtual concert dedicated to children on Saturday, under the auspices of UNICEF in Cuba and the British Embassy in Havana. Musicians celebrate Day of Cuban Son http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=67195&SEO=musicians-celebrate-day-of-cuban-son Havana, May 8 (Prensa Latina) The Day of the Cuban Son, a date declared as a tribute to that musical expression, also recalls on Saturday the birthday of two of its great exponents: composer Miguel Matamoros and singer Miguelito Cuni. Participants of Caribbean Festival show regional solidarity http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=67178&SEO=participants-of-caribbean-festival-show-regional-solidarity Santiago de Cuba, May 7 (Prensa Latina) Solidarity with the peoples of St. Vincent and the Grenadines, Haiti, Colombia and Mexico was expressed here on Friday during the presentation of the 40th edition of the International Caribbean Festival. India celebrates 160th anniversary of Rabindranath Tagore's birthday http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=67156&SEO=india-celebrates-160th-anniversary-of-rabindranath-tagores-birthday New Delhi, May 7 (Prensa Latina) India celebrates today the 160th anniversary of the birth of Rabindranath Tagore, poet, writer, playwright, composer, philosopher, social reformer, pedagogue, linguist, painter and Nobel Prize winner for Literature in 1913. Theater Festival marks return to theaters in Puerto Rico http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=67140&SEO=theater-festival-marks-return-to-theaters-in-puerto-rico San Juan, (Prensa Latina) The Puerto Rican and International Theater Festival is currently the trump card of culture in this country as it marks the return to theaters on May 14. Cuba warns at UNESCO that sanctions hinder open science http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=67130&SEO=cuba-warns-at-unesco-that-sanctions-hinder-open-science Paris, May 6 (Prensa Latina) Cuba on Thursday warned at UNESCO about the obstacle that unilateral coercive measures represent to materialize open science, an initiative to achieve an inclusive benefit from the scientific breakthroughs. Kim Jong Un underscores women's role in DPRK http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=67126&SEO=kim-jong-un-underscores-womens-role-in-dprk Pyongyang, May 6 (Prensa Latina) The general secretary of the Workers' Party of Korea, Kim Jong Un, on Thursday underscored women's role in the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK). Matanzas' urban design http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=67097&SEO=matanzas-urban-design Por Wilfredo AlayónMatanzas, (Prensa Latina) The city of Matanzas, also known as the Athens of Cuba since the 19th century, will celebrate its 328th anniversary on October 12, 2021. The city was founded by about 30 families from the Canary Islands, Spain, who were specially sent by the crown to settle in the area. Documentary on Venezuela's resistance to be screened http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=67085&SEO=documentary-on-venezuelas-resistance-to-be-screened Caracas, May 5 (Prensa Latina) The Venezuelan people's resistance in the face of internal and external aggressions amid the Covid-19 pandemic, is the main theme of a documentary to be presented here soon, according to its makers. International Caribbean Festival to be held in Santiago de Cuba http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=67061&SEO=international-caribbean-festival-to-be-held-in-santiago-de-cuba 5 de mayo de 2021, 0:45  Santiago de Cuba, May 5 (Prensa Latina) The Organizing Committee for the International Caribbean Festival is putting the finishing touches on the 40th edition of the event, which will overcome the pitfalls of Covid-19 in the region and the world. Cuba and Algeria ratify willingness to strengthen ties http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=67056&SEO=cuba-and-algeria-ratify-willingness-to-strengthen-ties Havana, May 4 (Prensa Latina) Cuban Foreign Minister Bruno Rodriguez and his Algerian counterpart, Sabri Boukadoum, on Tuesday ratified their will to strengthen bilateral ties during a telephone conversation. Enrique Bonne and Johnny Ventura are together in a musical adventure http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=67055&SEO=enrique-bonne-and-johnny-ventura-are-together-in-a-musical-adventure Santiago de Cuba, May 4 (Prensa Latina) National Music Prize winner Enrique Bonne and popular Dominican performer Johnny Ventura are joining their talents in an album in which they will be accompanied by the saxophone quartet Magic Sax, from this city. Cuban music group pays tribute album to Miguel Matamoros http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=67013&SEO=cuban-music-group-pays-tribute-album-to-miguel-matamoros Santiago de Cuba, (Prensa Latina) The 'Juramento, Antologia Matamorina,' album was presented on Monday on social networks as the 7th by the Septeto Ecos del Tivoli and the 4th to pay tribute to Miguel Matamoros, the musician who took Cuba around the world. Cuba's Famous Restaurant Turns 79 Years Old http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=66976&SEO=cubas-famous-restaurant-turns-79-years-old Havana, May 2 (Prensa Latina) The famous Havana restaurant La Bodeguita del Medio (B del M), celebrated its 79th anniversary under harsh times due to restrictions to fight Covid-19, but keeping its enchanting ambiance and good service. Organizers called for third edition of African film festival http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=66974&SEO=organizers-called-for-third-edition-of-african-film-festival Kinshasa, May 2 (Prensa Latina) Organizers of the Quibdo Film Festival, an event that connects the realities of Colombia and Africa called on Sunday for the event's third edition, which will take place in September in the Democratic Republic of Congo. Grammy Awards redesign policies to avoid rigging http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=66971&SEO=grammy-awards-redesign-policies-to-avoid-rigging Washington, May 2 (Prensa Latina) Following recent allegations of corruption to anonymous voting experts, organizers of the Grammy Awards redesigned their policies to prevent rigging. Cuban musicians celebrate International Jazz Day http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=66921&SEO=cuban-musicians-celebrate-international-jazz-day Havana, Apr 30 (Prensa Latina) Cuba is celebrating today the International Jazz Day with a great virtual concert that brings together musicians from Cuba and other Caribbean nations. Festival in Canada to screen Cuban film 'Inocencia' http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=66903&SEO=festival-in-canada-to-screen-cuban-film-inocencia 30 de abril de 2021, 0:0  Ottawa, (Prensa Latina) The Latin American Film Festival to be held in Canada next May includes among the proposals of its lineup the Cuban film 'Inocencia' (Innocence), a 2018 film based on a true story. Founder of Nueva Trova movement dies from Covid-19 in Argentina http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=66894&SEO=founder-of-nueva-trova-movement-dies-from-covid-19-in-argentina Buenos Aires, Apr 29 (Prensa Latina) The death of Cuban musician Rafael de la Torre, founder of the Nueva Trova musical movement, who died on Thursday from Covid-19, caused a great commotion in this capital. Cuban dancers defend dance as an expression of national identity http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=66881&SEO=cuban-dancers-defend-dance-as-an-expression-of-national-identity Havana, Apr 29 (Prensa Latina) Dance constitutes a platform to bring 'our identity, the unmistakable features of (...) Cubanness' to every corner of the planet, Dani Hernandez, main dancer of the National Ballet of Cuba (BNC) said on Thursday.