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Teheran, April 18 (Prensa Latina) The Islamic Republic of Iran and Cuba stated the broad possibilities and conditions for expanding collaboration in the medical-scientific sphere, diplomatic sources announced Thursday.


19 de abril de 2019, 14:08Beijing, Apr 19 (Prensa Latina) Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi on Friday said that the second edition of China''s Belt and Road forum will be held on April 25-27 and will be the nation''s major international event in 2019.


Teheran, April 18 (Prensa Latina) The Islamic Republic of Iran and Cuba stated the broad possibilities and conditions for expanding collaboration in the medical-scientific sphere, diplomatic sources announced Thursday.


Kabul, Apr 18 (Prensa Latina) Talks between the Taliban movement and delegates from Afghanistan's government, scheduled for later this week in Catar, were postponed indefinitely, local media reported Friday.


New Delhi, Apr 18 (Prensa Latina) The second of the seven phases of the general elections to India''s Lok Sabha (Lower House of Parliament) began on Thursday in 95 electoral districts of 11 states and a territory of this populous South Asian country.


Beijing, Apr 18 (Prensa Latina) China has reiterated its opposition to the US unilateral measures that tighten the economic, financial and commercial blockade against Cuba, by emphasizing that it is an obstacle to the socioeconomic development and welfare of the Caribbean nation.


Beijing, Apr 17 (Prensa Latina) China warned today that external sanctions and interventionist stances such as that of the so-called Lima Group will only further complicate the situation in Venezuela, whose government it supports in its efforts to safeguard national sovereignty.


Tokyo, Apr 17 (Prensa Latina) The Japanese government announced today it will conduct a trial survey next summer aimed at reducing traffic jams during the Tokyo 2020 Olympic and Paralympic Games.


New Delhi, Apr 17 (Prensa Latina) At least 50 people died in India because of rains, thunderstorms and lightnings in several parts of the states of Rajasthan, Madhya Pradesh, Gujarat and Maharashtra.


New Delhi, Apr 17 (Prensa Latina) About five million people lost their jobs in India from 2016 to 2018, according to a report the Bengaluru-based Azim Premji University published on Wednesday.


Beijing, Apr 17 (Prensa Latina) The Chinese economy grew by 6.4 percent from January to March, with a stable trend and encouraging growth expectations, the National Bureau of Statistics reported Wednesday.