Agencia Latinoamericana de Noticias Prensa Latina Canal RSS de la Agencia Latinoamericana de Noticias Prensa Latina Mon Laferte takes social protests to Viña del Mar in Chile Santiago, Chile, Feb 25 (Prensa Latina) Exceeding all expectations, singer Mon Laferte led with her presence the social protests on the stage of Quinta Vergara, on the second night of the Viña del Mar Song Festival. Afro-Cuban version of Lorca's work will be presented in Cuba 24 de febrero de 2020, 5:0 Matanzas, Cuba, Feb 24 (Prensa Latina) The House of Bernarda Alba will be presented at the Sauto Theater of this western city on February 26 and 27, with a version of the Yoruba ceremonial of this Spanish play by the Macubá Theater Studio. Seven samba schools open parades in Rio Carnival in Brazil 23 de febrero de 2020, 10:29 Brasilia, Feb 23 (Prensa Latina) Seven samba schools will open today the parades of the so-called Special Group of the Carnival of Rio de Janeiro, mostly dressed with strong social criticism, tributes to the indigenous people and the Afro-Brazilian religion. Samba school parade at Sao Paulo carnival Brasilia, Feb 21 (Prensa Latina) With the Barroca Zona Sul, the Special Group samba school parade begins on Friday in Sao Paulo carnival, where race, culture and faith are the major aspects. Uruguay commemorates 500 years of Magellan's arrival Montevideo, Feb 21 (Prensa Latina) On the 500th anniversary of Ferdinand Magellan's circumnavigation of the south of the American continent, Uruguay honored him with a plaque unveiled on the territory that he visited. Cuba's Contemporary Dance Company will celebrate its 60th anniversary Havana, Feb 21 (Prensa Latina) Cuba's Contemporary Dance Company (DCC) will celebrate its 60th anniversary with a season of works by native choreographers and a piece by British Fleur Darkin. Matanzas will host International Puppet Workshop in April Matanzas, Cuba, Feb 20 (Prensa Latina) The 14th International Puppet Workshop of Matanzas will take place from April 21st to 26th, as the organizers confirmed. Quirino 2020 awards: Argentina and Brazil lead for Latin America Madrid, Feb 19 (Prensa Latina) Argentina and Brazil are at the top of the nominees from Latin America at the Quirino Iberoamerican animation awards, to take place in Santa Cruz de Tenerife, Spain, in April 18th. Raul Castro extols Cuban Children's Company La Colmenita's work Havana, Feb 18, (Prensa Latina) As a demonstration of the culture strength in defense of the Homeland as the bravest of soldiers, Raul Castro Ruz, first secretary of the Communist Party of Cuba, described the work of La Colmenita Children's Company. Hindi is the world's third most spoken language New Delhi, Feb 18 (Prensa Latina) Hindi is the third most widely spoken language in the world with 615 million speakers, after English and Mandarin, was released today in this capital. The 29th International Book Fair concludes in Havana FotosPL: Jorge Pérez Havana, Feb 16 (Prensa Latina) The 29th International Book Fair (IBF) concludes this Sunday in this capital with dance, music and theater shows, in addition to the usual sales of volumes. Day of deeds and memories at Havana's International Book Fair Havana, Feb 15 (Prensa Latina) Today will be marked by deeds and memories at Havana's International Book Fair, Cuba 2020, when books on the Vietname War will be launchedin. Cuban president congratulates cultural Project 'La Colmenita' Havana, Feb 14 (Prensa Latina) The President of Cuba, Miguel Diaz-Canel, sent a message congratulating 'La Colmenita' (lit. 'The Little Hive'), a cultural initiative which has reached its third decade. Mozart's opera comes to the United States with Cuban performers Washington, Feb 13 (Prensa Latina) An adaptation of Mozart's The Clemency of Tito work comes to the stage today at the Eisenhower Theater at the Kennedy Center in the United States, performed by a Cuban cast from the Lyceum Mozartiano in Havana. Book on Cuban doctors in the fight against Ebola Havana, Feb 12 (Prensa Latina) Some of the experiences of the Cuban doctors that treated Ebola in Guinea-Conakry, West Africa, are told about was presented in the International Book Fair in Havana. Thousands of antiques preserved by Syrians Damascus,  (Prensa Latina) The Syrian authorities announced the recovery of thousands of antiques hidden by civilians in the province of Idlib, 355km to the north of Damascus, seeking to protect them from the savagery of Islamic terrorists. My life is literature, Cuban poet Lina de Feria says Havana, Feb 10 (Prensa Latina) My life is literature. The language has always the same subtlety (...) if there is no command of language, there is no identity, Cuban poet Lina de Feria, a 2019 National Literature prizewinner, said. Cuba to attend 48th edition of Cervantino Festival in Mexico Mexico, Feb 8 (Prensa Latina) Cuba as a country and Coahuila as a state are the special guests to the 48th Cervantino International Festival to be held in Guanajuato, Mexico, from October 14 to November 1, it was reported at a press briefing. Guatemalan literature present at 29th Cuba Book Fair Havana, Feb 7 (Prensa Latina) Guatemalan literature will ratify its presence with multiple editorial news about history, politics and culture at the 29th Book Fair in Cuba, opened on Thursday in this capital. Cuba and Vietnam strengthen friendship at Int'l Book Fair Havana, Feb 6 (Prensa Latina) Cuban letters acknowledge the transcendence of 60 years of relations between Cuba and Vietnam in 16 books to be launched at Havana's International Book Fair (FIL).