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Cuba

Havana, Jan 18 (Prensa Latina) President Miguel Diaz-Canel on Friday stated that the Helms-Burton Act hardens the policy of blockade against Cuba and aims to impose a regime to the liking of the United States government.


Sports

Tokyo,  (Prensa Latina) Japanese Olympic Committee President Tsunekazu Takeda denied the allegations that France presented against him for allegedly briberies to winning bid of the 2020 Tokyo Olympic Games.


Science

Bridgetown, Jan 18 (Prensa Latina) The Caribbean Public Health Agency (CARPHA) is calling on health officials from all over the region to prepare for the possibility of a serious dengue outbreak.


Opinion

By Cosset Lazo Perez

Havana, Jan 18 (Prensa Latina) Debating the truth in journalism and new technologies is to fulfill the requirement of modern information, Brazilian journalist Beto Almeida said in Havana Friday.


Culture

Los Angeles, Jan 18 (Prensa Latina) Actresses Lady Gaga and Angelina Jolie vie for the leading role in Cleopatra, a new production by the US Sony Pictures company, based on the 1963 film.


Economy

Mexico, Jan 18 (Prensa Latina) Mexican President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador announced on Friday the new gas distribution plan and a call to 2,000 drivers who wish to drive the 500 new tanker trucks purchased for that purpose.