Washington, Mar 29 (Prensa Latina) The Joe Biden administration on Wednesday held an auction of new oil leases in the Gulf of Mexico in a move that is required by law but likely to further rankle environmentalists.
Geneva, Mar 29 (Prensa Latina) The World Health Organization (WHO) on Wednesday certified Azerbaijan and Tajikistan for attaining elimination of malaria in their territories, bringing to 42 countries that have managed to stamp out the disease.
United Nations, Mar 29 (Prensa Latina) The UN General Assembly (UNGA) on Wednesday adopted a landmark resolution requesting the International Court of Justice (ICJ) for a secure legal opinion to clarify states´ obligations to tackle the climate crisis – and specify any consequences nations should face for inaction.
Vatican City, Mar 29 (Prensa Latina) After a general audience in Saint Peter's Square, in the Vatican, Pope Francis was transferred to the Gemelli Polyclinic, where, according to medical sources, tests were carried out with negative results.
Ciego de Avila, Cuba, Mar 29 (Prensa Latina) The 7th Music and Youth Symposium, prior to the Piña Colada Festival, began at the Maximo Gomez University on Wednesday with the presence of musicologists, artists and specialists from different musical genres in Cuba.
Santo Domingo, Mar 29 (Prensa Latina) Presidency Spokesman Homero Figueroa announced in a press release issued in this capital on Wednesday that the Dominican Government is adopting measures to mitigate the effects of drought in the country.