Agencia Latinoamericana de Noticias Prensa Latina http://www.prensa-latina.cu Canal RSS de la Agencia Latinoamericana de Noticias Prensa Latina Cassandra Theater Festival prepares virtual edition in the US http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=64900&SEO=cassandra-theater-festival-prepares-virtual-edition-in-the-us 28 de febrero de 2021, 0:30  Washington, Feb 28 (Prensa Latina) The International Cassandra Theater Festival is currently preparing its 3rd virtual meeting in the United States, dedicated to women and their participation in theater. Italy announces new archaeological find in Pompeii http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=64890&SEO=italy-announces-new-archaeological-find-in-pompeii Rome, Feb 27 (Prensa Latina) The direction of the Archaeological Park of Pompeii announced on Saturday the discovery of a ceremonial carriage in one of the areas of the city buried by the eruption of the Vesuvius volcano almost 2,000 years ago. Cuban artists carry out a pictorial action in honor of Marti http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=64803&SEO=cuban-artists-carry-out-a-pictorial-action-in-honor-of-marti Havana, Feb 24 (Prensa Latina) Artists and intellectuals staged on Wednesday in this capital the Resurrection pictorial action, which paid tribute to the apostle Jose Marti and the 126th anniversary of the resumption of the struggles for independence in Cuba. Cubans commemorate resumption of war of independence http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=64795&SEO=cubans-commemorate-resumption-of-war-of-independence Havana, Feb 24 (Prensa Latina) Cubans are commemorating the 126th anniversary of the resumption of the war of independence struggle on Wednesday, with emphasis on the ideas of Cuban National Hero Jose Marti and the participation of artists in different events. National Bank of Cuba dedicates series of coins to Alicia Alonso http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=64756&SEO=national-bank-of-cuba-dedicates-series-of-coins-to-alicia-alonso Havana, Feb 23 (Prensa Latina) The National Bank of Cuba pays tribute on Tuesday to the prima ballerina assoluta Alicia Alonso, with the production of a series of commemorative coins, which will have numismatic purposes. US semiotic war against Cuba denounced http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=64755&SEO=us-semiotic-war-against-cuba-denounced Havana, Feb 23 (Prensa Latina) Influential media circles in the United States are waging a semiotic war against Cuba using words produced by thinking tanks, it was denounced here on Tuesday. Japanese culture week concludes in Bolivia http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=64738&SEO=japanese-culture-week-concludes-in-bolivia La Paz, Feb 23 (Prensa Latina) The Japan Week concludes in La Paz on Tuesday with words of congratulations by Japanese Ambassador to Bolivia Hokida Osamu, in honor of the 60th birthday of Japanese Emperor Naruhito, to whom the event is dedicated. Gastronomic festival begins in Chile http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=64715&SEO=gastronomic-festival-begins-in-chile Santiago de Chile, Feb 22 (Prensa Latina) The 2021 Bahia Inglesa Gastronomic Festival today will start its seventh edition in Chile with a varied activity program on virtual platforms through Feb.28. Theater Institute of Barcelona condemns sexual harassment http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=64694&SEO=theater-institute-of-barcelona-condemns-sexual-harassment Madrid, Feb 22 (Prensa Latina) The Theater Institute of Barcelona condemned abuse of power and sexual harassment as a practice that is incompatible with the institution's policies, after several students denounced those practices. UNWTO adopts Chinese as an official language http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=64673&SEO=unwto-adopts-chinese-as-an-official-language Beijing, Feb 20 (Prensa Latina) China reported on Saturday that the World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) included Mandarin in the list of languages that it uses in its work and official documents. Colombian culture revives with the opening of artistic venues http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=64667&SEO=colombian-culture-revives-with-the-opening-of-artistic-venues Bogota, (Prensa Latina) With the reopening of venues dedicated to the promotion of arts, culture revives today in the Colombian capital, as part of the strategy aimed at start activating the sector that has been affected by the Covid-19 pandemic. Peruvian and Colombian artists join voices for women's empowerment (+ video) http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=64659&SEO=peruvian-and-colombian-artists-join-voices-for-womens-empowerment-video Lima, Feb 19 (Prensa Latina) Three artists from Peru and Colombia joined their voices to launch a cry for women's empowerment, which is on Friday disclosed on social networks as a song and video clip with the title 'Mujer montaña' (Mountain Woman). Costa Rica, Cuba to cooperate in television and radio broadcasting http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=64654&SEO=costa-rica-cuba-to-cooperate-in-television-and-radio-broadcasting San Jose, Feb 19 (Prensa Latina) Costa Rica and Cuba on Friday signed a framework cooperation agreement between the National System of Radio and Television S.A. (SINART) and the Cuban Institute of Radio and Television (ICRT) for the exchange of audiovisual materials. Thousands of relics discovered at Xi'an metro construction site (+ Photo) http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=64629&SEO=thousands-of-relics-discovered-at-xian-metro-construction-site-photo Beijing, Feb 19 (Prensa Latina) A total of 1,576 cultural relics and 1.356 ancient tombs have been discovered on a metro line construction site in northwest China´s Xi´an City, local media outlets reported on Thursday. Diaz-Canel praises homeland and freedom in Cuba http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=64620&SEO=diaz-canel-praises-homeland-and-freedom-in-cuba 18 de febrero de 2021, 16:55 Havana, Feb 18 (Prensa Latina) Cuba's President Miguel Diaz-Canel on Thursday evoked the song 'Pequeña serenata diurnal' (Little Daytime Serenade) by troubadour Silvio Rodriguez, as an affirmation of the concepts of homeland and freedom bequeathed by the leader of the Revolution, Fidel Castro. Cuban intellectuals reject anti-patriotic message song http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=64590&SEO=cuban-intellectuals-reject-anti-patriotic-message-song Havana, Feb 18 (Prensa Latina) Cuban intellectuals on Wednesday rejected the content of a song uploaded on social networks, which they classified as anti-patriotic and annexationist. Venezuelan President exalts legacy of singer songwriter Ali Primera http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=64546&SEO=venezuelan-president-exalts-legacy-of-singer-songwriter-ali-primera Caracas, Feb 16 (Prensa Latina) Venezuela President Nicolas Maduro praised the artistic and revolutionary legacy of singer songwriter Ali Primera (1941-1985) on the occasion of the 36th anniversary of his death. Fire destroys China's last remaining tribal village http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=64494&SEO=fire-destroys-chinas-last-remaining-tribal-village Beijing, Feb 15 (Prensa Latina) A raging fire which engulfed Wengding village – a national 4A tourism resort, in southwestern China's Yunnan Province, on late Sunday, had been bought under control at 11:15 pm, local time. Site with dinosaur footprints found in Portugal http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=64484&SEO=site-with-dinosaur-footprints-found-in-portugal Lisbon, Feb 14 (Prensa Latina) The discovery of a site of dinosaur footprints, found by Portuguese scientists, today shows that these animals inhabited one of the places on the Portuguese coast, 129 million years ago. Colombia hosts virtual Street Theater Festival http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=64472&SEO=colombia-hosts-virtual-street-theater-festival Bogota, Feb 13 (Prensa Latina) The 3rd edition of the Comuna 13 Street Theater Festival in Colombia takes place virtually on Saturday with the participation of seven theater groups from Brazil, Chile, Peru and Ecuador.