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#PinarEn26: Pinar del Río citizens get ready to celebrate July 26

June 21, 2017 Culture & society

#PinarEn26: Pinar del Río citizens get ready to celebrate July 26

Several constructive works will impel Pinar del Río citizens to celebrate the seat of the national celebration for the 64 Anniversary of the Assaults to Moncada and Carlos Manuel de Céspedes Barracks. According to an exchange of work of the main political and governmental authorities of the territory and the directors of provincial bodies, the main actions will be undertaken in the Provisional Square of the Revolution, located in the Reparto Hermanos Cruz. On this subject, the President of the Provincial Assembly of People's Power, Ernesto Barreto Castillo, explained that in these tasks several agencies will intervene, due to its magnitude...

Cuba and the World

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Ebola vaccine developed in Canada shows promising results

Ebola vaccine developed in Canada shows promising results

A phase 1 randomized controlled trial has found an Ebola virus disease (EVD) vaccine, developed in Canada, was well-tolerated with no safety concerns, and high antibodies were present in participants...

Ten keys to Donald Trump's policy toward Cuba

Ten keys to Donald Trump's policy toward Cuba

The change in policy toward Cuba, announced June 16 in Miami by U.S. President Donald Trump, implies a setback in several aspects of bilateral relations, while remaining in place are...

Raul met Prime Minister of St. Vincent and the Grenadines

Raul met Prime Minister of St. Vincent and the Grenadines

Army General Raul Castro Ruz, President of the Council of States and Ministers, met yesterday with Ralph Gonsalves, Prime Minister of St. Vincent and the Grenadines. During the brotherly meeting, both...

Pinar del Río to host July 26 celebration

Pinar del Río to host July 26 celebration

Seventeen years later, Pinar del Río will once again host the national act commemorating the anniversaries of the assaults of the Moncada and Carlos Manuel de Céspedes Garrisons. The people of...

What does Centrism tell us at this stage in Cuba?

What does Centrism tell us at this stage in Cuba?

In international media corridors of certain academic degree rather than inside Cuba, some have tried to spread the idea that a democratic centrist current is developing in the national political...

Cuba defends right to grant asylum to U.S. civil rights fighters

Cuba defends right to grant asylum to U.S. civil rights fighters

Cuba maintains its willingness to continue a respectful dialogue and cooperation in matters of common interest with the United States, and to negotiate pending bilateral issues, Cuban Foreign Minister Bruno...

Cuba repeats willingness to continue respectful dialogue with U.S.

Cuba repeats willingness to continue respectful dialogue with U.S.

Cuba maintains its willingness to continue a respectful dialogue and cooperation in matters of common interest with the United States, and to negotiate pending bilateral issues, Cuban Foreign Minister Bruno...

In Miami declaration, Trump thrusts U.S., Cuba back toward hostile relation

In Miami declaration, Trump thrusts U.S., Cuba back toward hostile relation

Pressing "pause" on a historic detente, President Donald Trump thrust the U.S. and Cuba back on a path toward open hostility Friday with a blistering denunciation of the island's communist...

Philippines arrested senior member of ISIS backed Maute group

Philippines arrested senior member of ISIS backed Maute group

The Philippines military said it arrested one of the Maute brothers today, a senior member of the Islamic State-backed militants it is fighting in the southern city Marawi. Mohammad Noaim Maute,...

Pinar del Río in 26

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Alicia: Vilma's faithful comrade

Alicia: Vilma's faithful comrade

"Mother and friend. Concerned, altruistic, kind and fierce for the rights of women in all possible scenarios. That was Vilma, my Vilma." This is the way Alicia Martínez Préstamo describes her, she was  for 28 years her inseparable companion, something that for her was not a job, but the greatest satisfaction...

Provincial Electoral Commission constituted in Pinar del Río

Provincial Electoral Commission constituted in Pinar del Río

In Pinar del Río, the Provincial Electoral Commission (CEP) was constituted today with a view to the general elections 2017-2018, complying with the Constitution of the Republic of Cuba and Law 72 "Electoral Law". Magalys Piñeiro Rabelo, member of the National Electoral Commission, presented the 15 members who took office, resulting...

Heavy rains in Pinar del Río (+ accumulation table)

Heavy rains in Pinar del Río (+ accumulation table)

The large low pressure zone on the Yucatan peninsula continues to provide abundant cloud cover with areas of rain and thunderstorms over the southeast of the Gulf and the northwest of the Caribbean Sea. The proximity of the system to the west of the country encourages the rains, which have...

Pinar del Rio headquarters of the central ceremony for the 26th of July (+ Photos and Audio)

Pinar del Rio headquarters of the central ceremony for the 26th of July (+ Photos and Audio)

The green of hope continues to flourish in Pinar del Rio; After the information issued in the National Television Newsreel, the citizens took the streets to celebrate the granting to the province of the headquarters for the National Central ceremony for the 64th Anniversary of the Assaults to the Moncada...

Workers of the Electricity Company, for a more beautiful and functional city (+ Photos)

Workers of the Electricity Company, for a more beautiful and functional city (+ Photos)

Before the celebration in September to mark the 150th anniversary of the award of the City Title to Pinar del Río, the capital of all the citizens of vueltabajo is more beautiful and  functional, it is the pride of those who live in the westernmost province of Cuba. Martí street, the...

Che helped me to grow up

Che helped me to grow up

“Going to the engineering works at dawn was part of Che's work style”, is how Oscar Valdés Buergo rememebers Ernesto Guevara, the military commander with whom he shared during the October Crisis in Pinar del Rio. I had met him a little earlier, at a time when an invasion to Cuba...

Special edition of La Calle Magazine, dedicated to Fidel in Pinar del Río, was presented

Special edition of La Calle Magazine, dedicated to Fidel in Pinar del Río, was presented

The presentation of the special edition of the magazine La Calle, dedicated to Commander in Chief Fidel Castro, took place this Wednesday in the Faculty of Medical Sciences "Ernesto Guevara de la Serna" in Pinar del Rio. In its 64 pages, the material - distributed for the first time to the...

Call for Documentary Festival "Amonite" in Pinar del Río

Call for Documentary Festival "Amonite" in Pinar del Río

In the framework of the celebrations of the cultural event “Nosotros” ("We") and the 150th anniversary of the granting of the City Title to the city of Pinar del Rio, from 6 to 10 September, there will take place the first edition of the Documentary Festival "Ammonite". Summoned by the Provincial...

Short courses of vocational training finish in Los Palacios (+ Photos)

Short courses of vocational training finish in Los Palacios (+ Photos)

With the municipal exhibition of educational clubs, the four short courses of vocational training and professional orientation of the current academic year finished in Los Palacios. Students from fourth through ninth grades demonstrated the basic knowledge acquired in the 12 specialties that contribute to the socio-economic development of the territory...

Sports

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Sussex County 2, Cuban National Team 1

22-06-2017

Sussex County 2, Cuban National Team 1

Sussex County 3B Jay Baum (pictured) launched a two-run home run in the sixth inning to give the Miners the lead for good as they defeated t...

Sussex County 15, Cuba 4

21-06-2017

Sussex County 15, Cuba 4

Sussex County turned 15 hits into 15 runs in the game and saw four different batters have multi-hit nights. C Nate Irving went 4-for-5 with ...

Casanova contributes 27 points to Cuban victory

20-06-2017

Casanova contributes 27 points to Cuban victory

Heidy Casanova recorded a tournament-high 27 points as Cuba stormed past Chile in straight sets 3-0 (25-12, 25-17, 25-19) improving their re...

Cuban National Team 12, Trois-Rivieres 1

20-06-2017

Cuban National Team 12, Trois-Rivieres 1

The Cuban National Team pounded out 19 hits en route to a 12-1 matinee win over the Aigles at Stade Stereo+ on Monday morning. 2B Raul Gonza...

Ottawa 14, Cuban National Team 6

19-06-2017

Ottawa 14, Cuban National Team 6

A seven-run seventh inning put the Champions out in front 12-3 as they bowled over the Cuban National Team on Sunday. The win was the Champi...

Ottawa 3, Cuban National Team 0

17-06-2017

Ottawa 3, Cuban National Team 0

The Champions ended a three-game winning streak on Friday night, defeating the Cuban National Team 3-0. RHP Daniel Cordero shut out the Nati...

Baseball: Pinar del Río players´ performance abroad

15-06-2017

Baseball: Pinar del Río players´ performance abroad

Five players from Pinar del Rio senior team are participating abroad in different leagues, represented by Inder; While their teammates prepa...

Quebec 11, Cuban National Team 3

15-06-2017

Quebec 11, Cuban National Team 3

Quebec 3B Yurisbel Gracial launched a third inning grand slam to give the Capitales a 6-2 lead and they would go on to defeat the Cuban Nati...

Can-Am League: Quebec 9, Cuba 4

14-06-2017

Can-Am League: Quebec 9, Cuba 4

All nine Capitales recorded at least one hit in the game and three of them had multi-hit games. 1B Jordan Lennerton went 3-for-5 with an RBI...

Pinar del Rio Internationalists
In Venezuela we demonstrated our preparation

June 20, 2017 Interviews

In Venezuela we demonstrated our preparation

In 2013, Dr. Yaricel Padilla Barbería left for the fulfillment of an internationalist mission in the Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela. The young woman had accumulated few years of experience in a health clinic of the teaching polyclinic "Elena Fernandez Castro", municipality of Los Palacios, but she had the ethical and moral...

 
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Places where animals outnumber people

Places where animals outnumber people

There are more animals than people in many locations around the world. From wallabies to crabs, there are plenty of places that have an animal pest population. Not all pests...

Country with more horses than people

Country with more horses than people

The Mongolian horse is the native horse breed of Mongolia. The breed is purported to be largely unchanged...

Countries driving on the left

Countries driving on the left

Although people in the majority of countries of the world drive on the right side of roads...

Spring Forecast 2017 and a sneak peek at summer, here

Spring Forecast 2017 and a sneak peek at summer, here

The remarkable winter of 2016-2017 will be remembered very differently depending on which part of Canada you call home. While millions of Canadians experienced exceptionally mild temperatures during January and...

After deadly storms, new winter blast brewing. Details here

After deadly storms, new winter blast brewing. Details here

A clipper system will bring another round of active winter weather across Canada late this week, including accumulating snow from the northern Prairies through the Great Lakes and into Atlantic...

No one has ever crossed the Atlantic like this adventurer

No one has ever crossed the Atlantic like this adventurer

After paddling an astonishing 6,518 km across rough ocean waters, Chris Bertish of South Africa made landfall in Antigua's English Harbor Thursday as the first person to successfully cross the...

 

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Wonders of nature, let´s prserve the human species

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A museum at the safeguard of the history of Pinar del Río

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January 17, 1959: Caravan of freedom reaches Pinar del Río

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Parque La Guira, an ideal place to enjoy the bounties of nature

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Cuban Amazons in action

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Day of Physical Culture and Sports celebrated in the day care center Pioneritos del 2000

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  • Wonders of nature, let´s prserve the human species
  • A museum at the safeguard of the history of Pinar del Río 
  • January 17, 1959: Caravan of freedom reaches Pinar del Río
  • Parque La Guira, an ideal place to enjoy the bounties of nature
  • Cuban Amazons in action
  • Day of Physical Culture and Sports celebrated in the day care center Pioneritos del 2000

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