Agencia Latinoamericana de Noticias Prensa Latina http://www.prensa-latina.cu Canal RSS de la Agencia Latinoamericana de Noticias Prensa Latina Search for Missing Submarine in Argentinean Waters Continues http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=21273&SEO=search-for-missing-submarine-in-argentinean-waters-continues Buenos Aires, Nov 19 (Prensa Latina) A specialized team of the Argentine Navy, with the support of several countries, continues the search for the submarine ARA San Juan, which has 44 crew on board. South Korea: H5 Avian Flu Detected At Gochang Poultry Farm http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=21256&SEO=south-korea-h5-avian-flu-detected-at-gochang-poultry-farm Seol,Nov 18 (Prensa Latina) The South Korean government said Saturday the avian influenza (AI) virus has been detected at a poultry farm operated by a local conglomerate located in the southern part of the country. 6.9 Magnitude Earthquake Hits Tibet,China http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=21248&SEO=6.9-magnitude-earthquake-hits-tibetchina Beijing,Nov 18 (Prensa Latina)No casualties have been reported following a 6.9-magnitude earthquake that hit Nyingchi in southwest China''s Tibet Autonomous Region at 6:34 a.m. today. China Includes Ice Fuel in List of Minerals http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=21192&SEO=china-includes-ice-fuel-in-list-of-minerals Beijing, Nov 17 (Prensa Latina) China announced the inclusion of natural gas hydrate, or ice fuel, in its list of minerals, after a successful trial in land and sea prospection. Putin Calls for International Effort to Fight against Tuberculosis http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=21182&SEO=putin-calls-for-international-effort-to-fight-against-tuberculosis Moscow, Nov 16 (Prensa Latina) Russian President Vladimir Putin called for a joint effort against tuberculosis (TB), which affects a third of the world''s population, in his speech during a ministerial meeting of the World Health Organization (WHO). Mutation in Blood Clotting Gene May Extend Human Life Span http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=21163&SEO=mutation-in-blood-clotting-gene-may-extend-human-life-span Washington,Nov 16 (Prensa Latina) The girl, who lived in an Indiana Amish community, nearly bled to death during what should have been routine scalp surgery. Swiss Company Bets on Absorbing Atmospheric CO2 and Reusing It http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=21160&SEO=swiss-company-bets-on-absorbing-atmospheric-co2-and-reusing-it Zurich, Nov 16 (Prensa Latina) Swiss businessmen are betting on innovative technologies to absorb atmospheric carbon dioxide (CO2) and transform it into something useful, according to BBC reports. Mexico Cancer Summit-- Opportunity to Exchange Experiences http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=21102&SEO=mexico-cancer-summit-opportunity-to-exchange-experiences Mexico, Nov 15 (Prensa Latina) Cuban Vice Minister of Public Health Alfredo Gonzalez considered here today the Summit of Leaders against Cancer of great importance to exchange experiences with experts from the region, on its main results in the control and prevention policies of the disease in the region. More Than 1,000 Aftershocks Due to Strong Earthquake in Costa Rica http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=21095&SEO=more-than-1000-aftershocks-due-to-strong-earthquake-in-costa-rica San Jose, Nov 15 (Prensa Latina) The Volcanological and Seismological Observatory of Costa Rica (Ovsicori) registered today more than 1,000 aftershocks, less than 72 hours after the earthquake of 6.5 on the Richter scale that shook this nation, without serious human or material damage. Cuba Hosts Congress on Community Genetics http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=21077&SEO=cuba-hosts-congress-on-community-genetics Havana, Nov 15 (Prensa Latina) The 3rd International Congress on Community Genetics began today in this capital with the assistance of representatives of some 15 countries to share experiences on the progress of human and medical genetics in Cuba and other nations. Cuba Assesses Early Warning Program in Case of Natural Disasters http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=21072&SEO=cuba-assesses-early-warning-program-in-case-of-natural-disasters Sancti Spiritus, Cuba, Nov 15 (Prensa Latina) The program to strengthen the Hydrometeorological Early Warning System (FORSAT) in case of catastrophes and natural disasters is currently topping the agenda of the current visit of the UNDP and the European Union (EU) to this central Cuban province. WHO Says 422 Million People Suffer from Diabetes in the World http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=21064&SEO=who-says-422-million-people-suffer-from-diabetes-in-the-world Geneva, Nov 15 (Prensa Latina) The World Health Organization (WHO) lamented today the 422 million people are suffering form diabetes in the world, thus this organization called for raising awareness in the prevention and control of this disease. Ecuador Highlights Cuban Support to Disability-Treatment Plan http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=21049&SEO=ecuador-highlights-cuban-support-to-disability-treatment-plan Quito, Nov 14 (Prensa Latina) Ecuadorian President Lenin Moreno acknowledged today the support by Cuba to the implementation of the Manuela Espejo Mission, devoted to people with disabilities in this South American country, which has now brought it back with Las Manuelas. Costa Rica Backs Ambitious Climate Change Agenda http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=21037&SEO=costa-rica-backs-ambitious-climate-change-agenda San Jose, Nov 14 (Prensa Latina) Costa Rica expressed itself in favor of an ambitious agenda on climate change according to Guidelines of the Paris Agreement at the United Nations Conference on this matter (COP23), which continues today in Bonn, Germany. The World's First Floating City Will Emerge in 2020 in the Pacific http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=21028&SEO=the-worlds-first-floating-city-will-emerge-in-2020-in-the-pacific Washington,Nov 14 (Prensa Latina) The world''s first floating nation will set sail in the Pacific Ocean off the island of Tahiti in 2020, it has been claimed. Mexico Hosts World Cancer Leaders' Summit http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=21009&SEO=mexico-hosts-world-cancer-leaders-summit Mexico, Nov 14 (Prensa Latina) World cancer leaders are outlining common actions to minimize this disease in 2025, during a meeting taking place here today and for the first time in Latin America. Immunization against Dengue Could Prevent Zika http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=20993&SEO=immunization-against-dengue-could-prevent-zika London, Nov 14 (Prensa Latina) Immunization against dengue may also work to prevent the infection with the Zika virus, a study published in the journal Nature Communications stated today. Light Always Travels the Same Distance http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=20969&SEO=light-always-travels-the-same-distance Viena, Nov 13 (Prensa Latina)No matter how clear or cloudy a liquid is, the light always travels the same distance. CO2 Emissions Were Flat for Three Years. Now They're Rising Again http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=20964&SEO=co2-emissions-were-flat-for-three-years.-now-theyre-rising-again Bonn, Germany,Nov 13 (Prensa Latina)Global emissions from fossil fuels and industry are on track to increase roughly 2 percent over last year''s levels, driven in part by a rebound in coal use in China, the world''s largest emitter. Latin America in Decisive Crusade against Cancer by 2025 http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=20942&SEO=latin-america-in-decisive-crusade-against-cancer-by-2025 Mexico, Nov 13 (Prensa Latina) Oncologists from all latitudes will trace the route to minimize the incidence of cancer by 25 percent, in a meeting that brings together the main decision-makers of this policy at the global level.