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Cuba

Havana, Jul 17 (Prensa Latina) The Commission investigating the plane crash of May 18 in Havana said today that any statement about the likely cause of this tragedy is still premature.


Sports

Barranquilla, Colombia, Jul 17 (Prensa Latina) The Cuban flag became today the first to wave in the Center-Caribbean Village, after the official lifting ceremony in which the national anthem of the Antillean Island was also sung.


Science

Ottawa, Jul 17 (Prensa Latina) Physicians are calling on the Canadian federal government to shell out another $21 billion over the next decade to help provinces and territories pay for soaring health care costs that will be propelled by the unavoidable growth of Canada''s seniors population.


Opinion

Buenos Aires, (Prensa Latina) Argentine Senator Magdalena Odarda presented a request for a report to the Upper House on information that U.S. troops will arrive here to instruct the security forces ahead of the upcoming G20 summit.


Culture

Havana, Jul 17 (Prensa Latina) A national contest for young Disc Jockeys calls on participants to mix the current underground music of the United Kingdom with Cuban elements of any genre and time.


Economy

London, Jul 17 (Prensa Latina) The car and engine manufacturer, Rolls Royce, is exhibiting its first flying taxi at the International Air Show in Farnborough (United Kingdom), open until July 22.