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Europe

Havana, Aug 14 (Prensa Latina) Swiss MP Mathias Reynard described as democratic the popular consultation started in Cuba so the people can analyze and express their opinion on a draft Constitution, parliamentary sources of the island reported today.


London, Aug 14 (Prensa Latina) British Prime Minister Theresa May expressed her solidarity with those injured due to a car crashed near the Palace of Westminster, an incident investigated by the Police''s anti-terrorist unit.


Madrid, Aug 14 (Prensa Latina) - Everyone knows this, the latest production by the acclaimed Iranian director Asghar Farhadi, is one of the three films shortlisted to represent Spain at the 91st edition of the Oscars, the national film academy announced today.


Ankara, Aug 14 (Prensa Latina) Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has announced here today that his government will boycott U.S. electronics in response to sanctions imposed by Washington.


Cairo, Aug 14 (Prensa Latina) Egypt's Minister of Petroleum and Mineral Resources Tarek El-Molla signed three agreements today for the exploration of oil and natural gas in the Mediterranean, Western Sahara and Nile Delta.


Santiago de Chile, Aug 14 (Prensa Latina) Luis Enrique Gatica Silva has just turned 90 and if that name says little, bolero and ballad lovers have this Chilean singer known as Lucho Gatica among the greatest ones.


London, Aug 14 (Prensa Latina) Several passersby were injured today by an individual who crashed his car against the security barriers of the British Parliament in downtown London, the police said after arresting the driver.


Havana, Aug 14 (Prensa Latina) A tourist familiarization program (MegaFam) is being prepared by the authorities in this country on occasion of the 40th anniversary of the International Tour Operators and Travel Agencies Group, Havanatur S.A., it was officially reported today.


Madrid, Aug 13 (Prensa Latina) The Spanish government ruled out today welcoming 141 immigrants rescued last Friday in the Mediterranean Sea by the Aquarius ship, operated by the NGO SOS Mediterranée and Doctors Without Borders.


London, Aug 13 (Prensa Latina) The price of currencies as well as stocks and metals are currently being dragged down by the fall of the Turkish lira, analysts say.


Chicago, USA, Aug 13 (Prensa Latina) Wimbledon runner-up Kevin Anderson, World No.8 John Isner, and Argentine young gun Diego Schwartzman will join Team World at the Laver Cup in Chicago in September 21-23.