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Science

Havana, Dec 26 (Prensa Latina) Havana authorities have joined the electronic government, one of the key components of Cuba''s commitment to the computerization of society, Communications Minister Jorge Luis Perdomo said on Wednesday.


Buenos Aires, Dec 26 (Prensa Latina) Spokespersons of the Campaign for Legal, Safe and Free Abortion in Argentina announced on Wednesday their decision to present again a bill in March to legalize the voluntary interruption of pregnancy.


Jakarta, Dec 26 (Prensa Latina) The death toll from last Saturday''s tsunami in the Indonesian islands of Sumatra and Java climbed to 430, the National Disaster Management Agency (BNPB) confirmed Wednesday in its latest report.


Montevideo, Dec 26 (Prensa Latina) Uruguay''s Integral System for Childhood and Adolescence Protection against Violence (Sipiav) forecasts Wednesday the year will end with more cases of child sexual abuse.


New Delhi, Dec 25 (Prensa Latina) India will open today the Bogibeel railway and road bridge, longest in the country and second in Asia, is 4.94 km long and placed 32 meters above the Brahmaputra river.


Moscow, Dec 25 (Prensa Latina) The United States intended to create a bio laboratory in Simferopol, similar to the Richard Lugar Center in Georgia, controlled by the Pentagon, informed the head of the Russian Phytosanitary Surveillance, Anna Popova.


Jakarta, Dec 24 (Prensa Latina) The death toll from the tsunami that hit the Indonesian islands of Sumatra and Java on Saturday reached 373, the National Board for Disaster Management (BNPB) reported on Monday.


Yakarta, Dec 23 (Prensa Latina) A tsunami has killed 222 and hurt over 800 so far around Sunda Strait in Indonesia late Saturday night, while dozens remain missing, local authorities reported on Sunday.


La Paz, Dec 22 (Prensa Latina) Bolivian President Evo Morales on Saturday recalled the declaration of Cuba as a territory free of illiteracy in 1961 by the historic leader of the Cuban Revolution, Fidel Castro, and its assistance to other countries.


Kingston, Dec 21 (Prensa Latina) Jamaica will have eye care services provided by Cuban health professionals for another six months, local media reported Friday.


Brasilia, Dec 21 (Prensa Latina) Around 2,448 places in 1,177 municipalities and 28 Special Indigenous Health Districts (DSEI) in Brazil are currently vacant in the More Doctors program, and the number of participants ready to attend is indifferent.