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Torres, Gold Winner at Canoe World Cup (+video)

Like in his best days, Serguey Torres twice reached the highest step of the podium of Montemor-o-Velho, Portugal on Saturday. First with his partner Fernando Dayán Jorge, in the C2 1000, and then in the K-1 5000, the same distance in which he also won the gold two years ago. This is considered a great […]


Workers Celebration on May Day (+infographics)

More than 100 000 workers, many of them accompanied by relatives, will march on May Day along Sancti Spiritus Plaza Mayor General Serafín Sánchez Valdivia to ratify the feelings of unity of the people towards the Revolution and its leaders. According to Oslidia López Martín, a member of the Provincial Secretariat of the Workers’ Trade […]


International Love Letter Contest Winners Awarded in Sancti Spiritus (+photos)

The winners of the 17th International Love Letter Contest were announced this Saturday in Sancti Spiritus, central Cuba. This year, when 5 753 letters were recieved, the first three prizes were granted to Angélica María Herrera Guerra, from the local municipality of Cabaiguán; Odalys Leyva Rosabal, from the eastern Cuban province of Las Tunas, and […]


Cuba Reiterates Call for Unity in ALBA-TCP Political Council Meeting

Cuban Foreign Minister Bruno Rodriguez called for unity and solidarity in the face of the rapid development of recent events in the region and threats to peace in Latin America and the Caribbean. At the inauguration of the XV Political Council of the Bolivarian Alliance for the Peoples of Our America-Treaty of Peoples’ Trade (ALBA-TCP), […]


Cuban Youth Ratifies Commitment with the Revolution (+photos)

The Cuban youth is today, on occasion of the 55th anniversary of its founding, is a guarantee of the present and future of the Revolution, the Secretary General of the Young Communist League (UJC), Susely Morfa, said. The Cuban Revolution is a project of young people, who are the protagonists of the economic and social […]


Sancti Spíritus Tweets for Love and Youth Commitment

On the occasion of the anniversaries of the José Martí Pioneers’Organization and the Young Communist League, the Youth Computing and Electronics Clubs of Sancti Spiritus have announced two special tweet days on March 31st and April 1st. This mobilization in social networks will extend to all cities of the country to highlight the role of […]


Sancti Spiritus Theater Festival Honors Outstanding Actor

Cuban actor René de la Cruz, National Theater and Television Award winner, is remembered in Sancti Spíritus, his hometown, with the celebration of the V Theater Festival that bears his name. According to the Performing Arts Provincial Council, the 5th René de la Cruz in Memoriam Small-format Festival acknowledges the legacy of this artist, born […]


Handicfrats of Sancti Spiritus Stand Out in Cuba

Just a few days ago and on the occasion of Saint Valentine’s Day, also known as Love and Friendship Day, the Cuban Fund of Cultural Assets (FCBC) of Sancti Spiritus organized a handicraft fair on the city’s boulevard. This institution, distinguished as one of the best of its kind on the island, put up for […]


Sancti Spiritus Hosts Workshop on Youth and Participation in Latin America

The role of young people and their intervention in the social changes that take place in the region, were the focus of discussions in the workshop Youth and participation in Latin America, recently carried out at the José Martí University (Uniss) of Sancti Spiritus, central Cuba. Venezuelan youth leader Carlos Alberto Soto Soto, who was […]


The Enigma Ends: Cuba Repeats vs. Mexico in Caribbean Series Semifinals

Outstanding performance of Cuban starter Vladimir Baños, an out away from pitching a complete game, and back-to-back homers by Alfredo Despaigne and William Saavedra lead Granma Alazanes to a 4-0 victory over locals Águilas de Mexicali. Nevertheless, the Cuban shutout to the unbeaten local team was clouded by the confusion created with the TQB rule […]


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