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    July 2008 | There are 12 news items in this month

    Bamboleo coming to London in October
    date: 22 Jul 2008
    Bamboleo, one of Cuba's most popular bands right now will be bringing their Salsa, Timba and Reggaeton sound to The Forum, Kentish Town, London on Saturday 18 October. This is ... full article >>

    The Reality behind the revolution
    date: 17 Jul 2008
    Cuba's communist rebirth gave Tomas Gutiérrez Alea the freedom to make the films he wanted - then he started to show the cracks in Castro's dream. Alice O'Keeffe on a ... full article >>

    Memories of Underdevelopment - The Guardian 5 star review
    date: 17 Jul 2008
    See The Guardian Peter Bradshaw's 5 star review of Tomas Gutierrez Alea's masterpiece of Cuban cinema. Click here ... full article >>

    Cuban Triple Jump World Champ Savigne Wins in Greece
    date: 17 Jul 2008
    Cuban Yargelis Savigne, World indoor and outdoor Triple Jump champion, leapt 15.20m to win the gold medal at the Vardinoyiannia 2008 athletics meeting held this Monday in Rethymno, Greece. This ... full article >>

    Enduring Memories - remembering Cuban filmmaker Alea
    date: 17 Jul 2008
    The Cuban master film-maker Tomás Gutiérrez Alea trod a fine line, supporting the revolution but insisting that artists should maintain their distance from those in power For full article http://www.newstatesman.com/north-america/2008/07/film-alea-cuban-memories ... full article >>

    Green Cuba specialist Roberto Perez to tour UK
    date: 17 Jul 2008
    Climate change and peak oil are on many people's minds today. The big question is how do we make the transition to a low energy society, and what would such ... full article >>

    New Findings Enrich Cuban Archeological Heritage
    date: 8 Jul 2008
    The recent finding in eastern Holguin province of decorated and rustic clay pottery, fish bones, remains of crustaceans, land and marine chelonians have enriched Cuban archeological heritage. The findings were the ... full article >>

    Un Experts Praise Cuba's Efforts to Universalize Education
    date: 8 Jul 2008
    Authorities from the United Nations Organization for Education, Science, and Culture (UNESCO), praised in Havana the Cuban program to universalize education. In statements published by Bohemia magazine, Dr. Ana Lucía ... full article >>

    Cuba tops Athletic Championships in Cali, Colombia
    date: 7 Jul 2008
    HAVANA, Cuba, July 7 (acn) Cuba returned to the top of its region by easily taking the 21st edition of Central American and Caribbean (CAC) Championships that ended at the ... full article >>

    Santiago de Cuba hosts Caribbean Festival
    date: 4 Jul 2008
    Cuban and Mexican artists and intellectuals are sharing the Caribbean Festival program. The event opened its doors today and will be held in the eastern provinces of Santiago de Cuba ... full article >>

    Cuban Journalists Congress: Learning, Reflecting and Informing
    date: 3 Jul 2008
    The Cuban Union of Journalists (UPEC) is holding its 8th National Congress July 4 and 5 under the slogan "Learning, Reflecting and Informing," which emphasizes three major concepts of Cuban ... full article >>

    Cuban green activist to visit Manchester
    date: 3 Jul 2008
    On 24 September 2008 Manchester Cuba Solidarity Campaign will, with Permaculture Network, be jointly hosting a visit from Roberto Pérez and Roberto Sánchez from the Antonio Núñez Jiménez Foundation for ... full article >>


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