Philadelphia, December 19 (RHC)-- The Catholic Archdiocese of Philadelphia has placed five more priests on leave in the continued fallout from allegations of child sexual abuse.... More


Havana, December 19 (RHC)-- In his most recent article, Cuban Revolution leader Fidel Castro addresses episodes in the historic fight against Apartheid in South Africa, and the long-standing struggle of Nelson Mandela with Cuban participation to liberate the country. Fidel recalls how Washington and Israel converted the Apartheid regime into a nuclear power.... More


Havana, December 19 (RHC)-- In its most recent meeting by the Cuban Council of Ministers has revealed to Granma newspaper that Cuba is going lift long-standing restrictions on the retail sale of new or second-hand motorbikes, cars, and other vehicles, following the approval of the initiative.... More


Havana, December 19 (RHC)-- At the Parliamentary Commission on Industry, Construction and Energy. Cuban deputies agreed that despite current material shortages, Cuba can advance with the construction of homes, legislator Gerardo Hernandez Suarez indicated that it is possible to find solutions to current housing problems, with better control of staff, government authorities and the Construction Ministry with regards to the use of local potential.... More


Havana, December 19 (RHC)-- The Cuban Council of Ministers adopted a group of new policies to improve the performance of different sectors, such as education, health and foreign trade. During the session, the President of the Councils of State and Ministers Raul Castro stressed the need to keep enforcing institutional order to keep recovering order, discipline and control.... More


Havana, December 19 (RHC)-- The rescue of urban order and discipline with the support of institutions and the population, was at the center of debates by Cuban deputies in their commissions currently gathered at Havana's Conventions Center prior to the Session of the Cuban Parliament on Friday. ... More


Havana, December 19 (RHC)-- In his most recent article, Cuban Revolution leader Fidel Castro addresses episodes in the historic fight against Apartheid in South Africa, and the long-standing struggle of Nelson Mandela. Fidel recalls how Washington and Israel converted the Apartheid regime into a nuclear power.... More


Caracas, December 18 (RHC)-- The Second Extraordinary Summit of the Bolivarian Alliance for the Peoples of our Americas and PetroCaribe integration blocs has rejected the U.S. economic, commercial and financial blockade of Cuba.... More


Kabul, December 18 (RHC)-- At least six U.S.-led foreign soldiers serving with the International Security Assistance Force (ISAF) have been killed after their military helicopter went down in southern Afghanistan.... More


Caracas, December 18 (RHC)-- Representatives of 20 countries have backed actions aimed at strengthening the Bolivarian Alliance for the Peoples of our Americas regional integration bloc, or ALBA.... More


Moscow, December 18 (RHC)-- Edward Snowden has published an open letter offering to help the Brazilian government investigate National Security Agency surveillance.... More


Caracas, December 18 (RHC)-- Cuba’s First Vice President Miguel Diaz-Canel stressed in Caracas the significance of unity among the member nations of the Bolivarian Alliance of the Peoples of our Americas and People’s Trade Treaty, as crucial elements for the transformation and strengthening of the region.... More


Havana, December 18 (RHC)-- Cuba will celebrate the 55th anniversary of the victory of the Revolution with street dances, concerts and many other recreational activities of patrimonial, patriotic and historical nature.... More


Matanzas, December 18 (RHC)-- The General Secretary of the Federation of Cuban Women, the FMC, Teresa Amarelle, says that without a frontline battle against social disruption and lack of discipline, it is impossible to score victories in the battle of the economy, which is the nation’s main concern today.... More


Washington, December 18 (RHC) -- The government of the United States continues to oppose the release of an old secret internal report by the Central Intelligence Agency on its resounding defeat at the Bay of Pigs, also known as Playa Giron, in April 1961. ... More


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