Addis Ababa, October 19 (RHC)-- A new report by the United Nations has warned that more than 100 million “extremely poor” people across Africa are threatened by accelerating climate change that could also melt away the continent’s few glaciers within two decades.... More

London, October 19 (RHC)-- Many scientists are pressing the British government to reimpose social restrictions and speed up booster vaccinations as coronavirus infection rates, already Europe’s highest, rise still further.... More

Managua, October 19 (RHC)-- The Nicaraguan Foreign Ministry has issued a statement after confirming that the OAS will address the "situation of the country" on Wednesday.  Nicaragua calls for respect for sovereignty and self-determination.... More

Madrid, October 19 (RHC(PL)-- The Spanish Movistar team officially presented Cuban cyclist Arlenis Sierra as one of its members for the next season of the international circuit.... More

Matanzas, October 19 (RHC/PL)-- Baseball receives the status of Cultural Heritage of Cuba at the Palmar de Junco Stadium in Matanzas on Tuesday, in a ceremony that will be loaded with symbolism, patriotism and art.... More

Havana, October 19 (RHC/JIT)-- The eight boxers who will represent Cuba at the World Boxing Championship in Belgrade 2021 are satisfying the purposes of the preparation started last October 12 in Uzbekistan, where they will remain until October 22nd.... More

Caracas, October 19 (RHC)-- The president of Venezuela, Nicolás Maduro, has demanded justice for the kidnapping of diplomat Alex Saab who was arbitrarily transferred from the African nation of Cape Verde to the United States.... More

Quito, October 19 (RHC)-- The president of Ecuador, Guillermo Lasso, decreed late Monday a state of emergency for 60 days in the framework of his National Security Plan, which sets off alarms because the security forces will remain deployed in the country with their weapons ready.... More

San Juan, October 18 (RHC)-- In Puerto Rico, over 4,000 people took to the streets of San Juan over the weekend to protest ongoing and worsening power outages and increases in energy costs following the U.S.-imposed privatization of the electricity grid.... More

Brasilia, October 18 (RHC)-- In Brazil, two Indigenous Yanomami children drowned in a river where illegal gold miners operate.  Yanomami leaders said the children, who were 7 and 5 years old, were sucked into a dredger machine as they were bathing in the Parima River. ... More

Guanajuato, Oct. 18 (RHC)-- Cuban Culture Minister Alpidio Alonso and members of the country’s delegation participating in the 49th edition of the Cervantino International Festival in Mexico were received over the weekend by the governor of the State of Veracruz.... More

Havana, Oct. 18 (RHC)-- Young Cuban artists are celebrating the 35th anniversary of their organization –the Hermanos Saiz Association, always committed to the creative work of young artists and writers.... More

Bayamo, Oct. 17 (RHC)--The 27th Festival of Cuban Identity (Fiesta de la Cubanía) began this Sunday in Bayamo, Granma, with a broad hybrid program of activities running through October 20th in strict compliance with measures in place in times of Covid-19.... More

Havana, Oct. 17 (RHC)-- The book ‘La ciudad en la colina. Será Estados Unidos?’ by Cuban writer and political analyst Abel Enrique González Santamaría was presented over the weekend at the Che Guevara Hall of Casa de las Américas in Havana.... More

Havana, Oct. 16 (RHC)-- Cuba’s record and musical editions Company EGREM has released the second track entitled ‘Selva’, from the album ‘Los Herederos. Homenaje a Chucho Valdés’-- a tribute album to Chucho and his band Irakere.... More