// // //


Culture

Santiago de Cuba, Aug 20 (Prensa Latina) The construction of two hotels to facilitate the stay of hundreds of people visiting the town of El Cobre, about 22 kilometers northwest of the city, marks the transformations underway there today.


Santiago de Cuba, Aug 20 (Prensa Latina) The construction of two hotels to facilitate the stay of hundreds of people visiting the town of El Cobre, about 22 kilometers northwest of the city, marks the transformations underway there today.


Lusaka, Aug 20 (Prensa Latina) Zambia Airways is to be revived after 20 years thanks to a $30m (Âú24m) deal with Ethiopian Airlines.


Buenos Aires, Aug 20 (Prensa Latina) Two exhibitions with different and at the same time coinciding looks will join here on August 24th the renowned Argentine artist and doctor of biology, Pablo La Padula, and the Peruvian Claudia Coca, announced the organizers today.


Hanoi, Aug 20 (Prensa Latina) The works of a square to be named after Fidel Castro in central Quang Tri province, one of those visited by the historical leader of the Cuban Revolution when he was in Vietnam in 1973, are going fast.


New Delhi, Aug 20 (Prensa Latina) Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi said during a meeting in this capital with the head of the Japanese defense, Itsunori Onodera, that defense cooperation is a key pillar of the bilateral relationship.


Santiago, Chile, Aug 20 (Prensa Latina) The 14th edition of the Santiago International Film Festival (SANFIC) spread its red carpet on Sunday night to the Spanish actress Maribel Verdu and several Latin American movie stars.


Havana, Aug 19 (Prensa Latina) The company Acosta Danza has reaffirmed its commitment to contemporary art trends with a show that combines electronic music, folklore and audiovisuals.


Havana, Aug 19 (Prensa Latina) The National Ballet of Cuba (BNC) announced that it will return to the poetic work of Federico Garcia Lorca by putting ''Tierra y Luna'', a choreography by the Spanish Maria Rovira.


Los Angeles, U.S., Aug 18 (Prensa Latina) The funeral of American singer Aretha Franklin, known worldwide as the queen of soul, will be on August 31, in Detroit, confirmed her spokeswoman and representative, Gwendolyn Quinn.


Doha, Aug 18 (Prensa Latina) Qatar''s authorities began today to take sanitary measures in order to avoid improper manipulations in animal slaughter during the Eid Al-Adha.