Agencia Latinoamericana de Noticias Prensa Latina http://www.prensa-latina.cu Canal RSS de la Agencia Latinoamericana de Noticias Prensa Latina First European Eoalian Satellite Ready to be Launched http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=32630&SEO=first-european-eoalian-satellite-ready-to-be-launched Berlin, Aug 20 (Prensa Latina) The first satellite to directly measure wind speeds on Earth, Aeolus, is ready for launch tomorrow, assured a statement from the European Space Agency (ESA) published today. Malaysia Urges Calm in Case of Missing Radioactive Device http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=32629&SEO=malaysia-urges-calm-in-case-of-missing-radioactive-device Kuala Lumpur, Aug 20 (Prensa Latina) There is no cause for alarm over a 23kg Radioactive Dispersal Device (RDD) that has been missing since Aug 10, according to Malaysia Deputy Home Minister Datuk Azis Jamman. He said the police are investigating its disappearance and the situation is still under control. Cuba Plans in Advance Due to Diabates Incidence http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=32607&SEO=cuba-plans-in-advance-due-to-diabates-incidence Havana, Aug 20 (Prensa Latina) More than one million people live with diabetes in Cuba, but only 700,000 are registered, warn experts from the island, according to an article published today in Granma newspaper. Mexican Students Attend Classes in Unequal Conditions http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=32606&SEO=mexican-students-attend-classes-in-unequal-conditions Mexico, Aug 20 (Prensa Latina) More than 25 million basic education students are returning classes today for the 2018-2019 school year, although about 10 million will attend classes in high marginalized and deprivation communities. Almost 12 Million Mexicans Live Abroad http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=32605&SEO=almost-12-million-mexicans-live-abroad Mexico, Aug 20 (Prensa Latina) Almost 12 million Mexicans live abroad, according to data from the Institute of Mexicans Abroad (IME), attached to the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, published today. UNICEF Values China's Progress in Maternal and Child Care http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=32601&SEO=unicef-values-chinas-progress-in-maternal-and-child-care Beijing, Aug 20 (Prensa Latina) The Deputy Executive Director of the United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF), Shahida Azfar, praised China's crackdown on progress in improving maternal and child health, local press reported. Cuba Works to Control Exotic Species in Northern Keys http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=32582&SEO=cuba-works-to-control-exotic-species-in-northern-keys Ciego de Avila, Cuba, Aug 20 (Prensa Latina) A program to manage and control invasive exotic plant species is implemented in the northern keys off central Cuba in order to preserve the environment and contribute to the balance of ecosystems. Earthquakes Shake Andean, Coastal Provinces of Ecuador http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=32559&SEO=earthquakes-shake-andean-coastal-provinces-of-ecuador Quito, Aug 18 (Prensa Latina) Earthquakes of magnitude 2.9 and 4.2 on the Richter scale shook the Andean provinces of Pichincha and the coastal province of Manabi, Ecuador, without reporting victims or material damage, official sources reported. Cuban Province with First World Health Indicators http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=32519&SEO=cuban-province-with-first-world-health-indicators Sancti Spiritus, Cuba, Aug 17 (Prensa Latina) The survival of critically ill newborns and infant mortality are among the health services that currently maintain first-world indicators in this central Cuban province. Australia Warns of Consequences of Severe Drought http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=32515&SEO=australia-warns-of-consequences-of-severe-drought Sidney, Aug 17 (Prensa Latina) Drought in Australia could limit agricultural production in the country, Australian Reserve Bank Governor Philip Lowe told a parliamentary committee today. Bolivia Reports Increase in Health Investment in 12 Years http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=32498&SEO=bolivia-reports-increase-in-health-investment-in-12-years La Paz, Aug 16 (Prensa Latina) Investment in health has increased sevenfold in the last 12 years, which represents another record of the government of President Evo Morales, Bolivian Minister of the sector, Rodolfo Rocabado, said today. UK Adele Shares Story of Postpartum Psychosis to Help New Mothers http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=32481&SEO=uk-adele-shares-story-of-postpartum-psychosis-to-help-new-mothers London, August 16 (Prensa Latina) 'Talk about how you're feeling,' singer urges, as experts say taboos can leave people isolated Magnetized Gel Can Ease Chronic Pain, According to Study http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=32475&SEO=magnetized-gel-can-ease-chronic-pain-according-to-study Washington, Aug 16 (Prensa Latina) A material similar to a gel containing small magnetic particles could be used to control chronic pain, according to a study by US scientists published today. Floods Threaten World Heritage City in Niger http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=32457&SEO=floods-threaten-world-heritage-city-in-niger Niamey, Aug 16 (Prensa Latina) The heavy rains which have been lashing areas of Niger for weeks now threaten to destroy the historic centre of the city of Agadez (center), a World Heritage Site since 2013. Kenya Faces Spread of Diseases from Neighboring Countries http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=32435&SEO=kenya-faces-spread-of-diseases-from-neighboring-countries Nairobi, Aug 15 (Prensa Latina) Kenya's health authorities today reacted to the spread to their territory of contagious diseases such as polio from the neighboring states of Somalia and Ethiopia through common borders. Transportation Price Increases in Buenos Aires http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=32401&SEO=transportation-price-increases-in-buenos-aires Buenos Aires, Aug 15 (Prensa Latina) The rise in bus and train price in Buenos Aires announced by the government began to prevail today in the first of three monthly increases. Democratic Congo Faces Major Challenges to Contain Ebola Outbreak http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=32391&SEO=democratic-congo-faces-major-challenges-to-contain-ebola-outbreak United Nations, Aug 15 (Prensa Latina) UN agencies are facing greater challenges today in managing and containing the new Ebola outbreak in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC), as the epicenter is an area of active conflict. UNICEF Supports Response against Ebola in Democratic Congo http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=32384&SEO=unicef-supports-response-against-ebola-in-democratic-congo United Nations, Aug 14 (Prensa Latina) The United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF) today supports the promotion of good hygiene practices in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) to prevent the spread of the most recent Ebola outbreak. More Mexicans Affected by Weather Phenomena http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=32381&SEO=more-mexicans-affected-by-weather-phenomena Mexico, Aug 14 (Prensa Latina) More and more Mexicans are affected by weather phenomena, according to reports from the National Civil Protection System released here today. The Sixth Firefighter Dies Battling California Blaze in USA http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=32353&SEO=the-sixth-firefighter-dies-battling-california-blaze-in-usa Washington, Aug 14 (Prensa Latina) Six firefighters died until today in the confrontation of almost 20 forest fires in the US state of California, where favorable climatic conditions are maintained for the development of these disasters.