Agencia Latinoamericana de Noticias Prensa Latina http://www.prensa-latina.cu Canal RSS de la Agencia Latinoamericana de Noticias Prensa Latina Passion and Death of Jesus Attracted a Million and a Half Mexicans http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=41105&SEO=passion-and-death-of-jesus-attracted-a-million-and-a-half-mexicans By Luis Manuel Arce Isaac Mexico,  (Prensa Latina) The representation of the passion and death of Jesus of Nazareth, which takes place in Iztapalapa since 1843, without missing a single year until today, brought together a million 455,000 Mexicans, according to its organizers. Cuban Diva Omara Portuondo Kicks Off World Tour in USA http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=41070&SEO=cuban-diva-omara-portuondo-kicks-off-world-tour-in-usa Los Angeles, USA, Apr 19 (Prensa Latina) Cuban Diva Omara Portuondo will give on Friday in Los Angeles, California, the first concert of her world tour, which will run until 2020. Nicaragua Unveils Monument to Peace, Life and Hope http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=40974&SEO=nicaragua-unveils-monument-to-peace-life-and-hope Managua, (Prensa Latina) Managua dawned Tuesday today with the Monument to Peace, Life and Hope open to the public after several months of construction work hosted and funded by the mayor''s office of the city. Sixty-two years after the Death of Pedro Infante, Mexico still Mourns http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=40941&SEO=sixty-two-years-after-the-death-of-pedro-infante-mexico-still-mourns   By Luis Manuel Arce Isaac Mexico, Apr 15 (Prensa Latina) Like every April for 62 years, the Pantheon Garden of Mexico City is convulsing where is the tomb of Pedro Infante, eternal national idol, dead one day as today in a plane crash in Merida. Uruguay artist Fernando Foglino Exhibits in Havana Biennial http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=40874&SEO=uruguay-artist-fernando-foglino-exhibits-in-havana-biennial Havana, (Prensa Latina) As part of the activities for the 13th Biennial of Havana, Uruguayan artist Fernando Foglino inaugurated his exhibition Evidencia, a selection of replicas of stolen pieces of historical monuments from his country. Network of Mexican Intellectuals Demands Julian Assange's Release http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=40848&SEO=network-of-mexican-intellectuals-demands-julian-assanges-release Mexico, Apr 12 (Prensa Latina) The Mexican chapter of the Network of Intellectuals, Artists and Social Movements in Defense of Humankind (REDH) on Friday condemned the handing over of Julian Assange to Scotland Yard and demanded his immediate release. Cuba Denounces Impact of US Blockade at UNESCO http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=40818&SEO=cuba-denounces-impact-of-us-blockade-at-unesco Paris, Apr 11 (Prensa Latina) Cuba's representative before the UNESCO Executive Council, Oscar Leon, denounced the economic, commercial and financial blockade imposed by the United States on the Caribbean Island, diplomatic sources said on Thursday. China Recuperated over 1,000 Relics Taken to Italy and the US http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=40793&SEO=china-recuperated-over-1000-relics-taken-to-italy-and-the-us Beijing,  (Prensa Latina) China repatriated this year 1,157 relics taken to Italy and the United States by means of smuggling, which it is proposed to curb in cooperation with the help of several countries, the National Administration of Cultural Heritage reported on Wednesday. Cuba Highlights UNESCO's Role to Consolidate World Peace http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=40753&SEO=cuba-highlights-unescos-role-to-consolidate-world-peace Paris,  (Prensa Latina) Cuba on Tuesday noted here the crucial role of UNESCO in the consolidation of peace, which is increasingly relevant in light of growing global threats. Artists from over 52 Countries Will Enter the 13th Havana Biennial http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=40710&SEO=artists-from-over-52-countries-will-enter-the-13th-havana-biennial Havana,  (Prensa Latina) Creators from 52 countries will transform with art public spaces of the capital and other provinces of Cuba, from April 12 to May 12 for the 13th Biennial of Havana, organizers confirmed on Monday. Four Cuban Fiction Movies Competing at Film Festival in New York City http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=40679&SEO=four-cuban-fiction-movies-competing-at-film-festival-in-new-york-city New York, Apr 8 (Prensa Latina) Four Cuban fiction movies will be competing at the Havana Film Festival of New York that will also dedicate special sessions to screen anthological films and recent productions of the island. Cuban Dancer Premieres a Ballet from Magdeburg, Germany http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=40653&SEO=cuban-dancer-premieres-a-ballet-from-magdeburg-germany   Berlin, Apr 6 (Prensa Latina) The first dancer of the Ballet Nacional de Cuba (BNC) Grettel Morejon will perform today the role of Mina in the premiere of Dracula, of the German Magdeburg Ballet, at the invitation of the director and choreographer Gonzalo Galguera. Announced in Cuba 25th International Meeting of Ballet Academies http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=40644&SEO=announced-in-cuba-25th-international-meeting-of-ballet-academies   Havana, Apr 6 (Prensa Latina) Students and ballet teachers from a dozen countries will exchange in Cuba about the teaching of this art, from April 13 to 27, the organizing committee announced today. Havana Film Festival honors Cuban filmmaker Fernando Perez (+Photos) http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=40631&SEO=havana-film-festival-honors-cuban-filmmaker-fernando-perez-photos New York, USA, Apr 5 (Prensa Latina) The Havana Film Festival of New York, opening this Friday will dedicates its series of special events, to honor film director Fernando Perez, responsible for emblematic works of Cuban cinematography such as ''Clandestinos''. Maduro Highlights Legacy of Venezuelan Writer Romulo Gallegos http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=40624&SEO=maduro-highlights-legacy-of-venezuelan-writer-romulo-gallegos Caracas, Apr 5 (Prensa Latina) Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro highlighted Friday the legacy of novelist and politician Romulo Gallegos (1884-1969) on the occasion of the 50th anniversary of his death. Venezuela to Host 8th International Theater Festival http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=40602&SEO=venezuela-to-host-8th-international-theater-festival Caracas, Apr 5 (Prensa Latina) The Venezuelan Ministry of Culture is preparing the Eighth International Theater Festival 2019, to be held from April 12 to 21 in this capital, where 30 national and eight international groups will participate. American Filmmaker Francis Ford Coppola Announces New Film http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=40582&SEO=american-filmmaker-francis-ford-coppola-announces-new-film Los Angeles, United States, Apr 4 (Prensa Latina) The American filmmaker Francis Ford Coppola returns as director with the film Megalopolis, considered today by critics as his most ambitious project in decades. Palestineans in Jerusalem Celebrate Festivity of Al-Isra http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=40554&SEO=palestineans-in-jerusalem-celebrate-festivity-of-al-isra Ramallah,  (Prensa Latino) A thousand of palestinian celebrated on Wednesday the Muslim festivity of Al-Isra Wal Miraj in the mosque of Al-Aqsa in the Ol City of Jerusalem, third place more sacred of Islam and main place of prayer in these days. Archeology, Attraction for Cultural Tourism in Cuba http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=40521&SEO=archeology-attraction-for-cultural-tourism-in-cuba Camagüey, Cuba, Apr 3 (Prensa Latina) Archaeological studies are today one of the main attractions of this central-eastern region of Cuba, with great cultural bastions. Syrian Heritage Festival Held in Tartus City http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=40509&SEO=syrian-heritage-festival-held-in-tartus-city 02 de abril de 2019, 15:29Damascus, Apr 2 (Prensa Latina) As part of the celebrations for the Syrian New Year, according to the old Sumerian calendar, a National Heritage Festival was inaugurated in the Mediterranean city of Tartus.