Agencia Latinoamericana de Noticias Prensa Latina Canal RSS de la Agencia Latinoamericana de Noticias Prensa Latina Haydée Milanés Joins With Lila Downs to Enrich New Album Amor Havana, Nov 17 (Prensa Latina) Cuban singer Haydée Milanés published a version of the popular song La vida no vale nada (Life is worth nothing), on digital music platforms, performed by her and the renowned Mexican folklorist Lila Downs. Puerto Rico, a Protagonist in Latin Grammy Ceremony Las Vegas, USA, Nov 17 (Prensa Latina) Puerto Rico, the Caribbean island that continues devastated today after the passing of Hurricane Maria, was the protagonist in the 2017 Latin Grammy Awards through music and solidarity messages to that territory with colonial status. During the ceremony held last night at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada, in addition to the awarding ceremony and performances of renowned artists, the defense of immigrant rights and the examples of support to the island stood out. Young Jazz Musicians Competition Begins in Havana Havana, Nov 16 (Prensa Latina) The Young Jazz Band, directed by maestro Joaquin Betancourt, is the main star of the opening gala of the 20th edition of the Young Jazz Musicians Competition (Jojazz), to be held until November 19. 2017 Cervantes Prize Won by Nicaraguan Writer Sergio Ramírez Madrid, Nov 16 (Prensa Latina) Nicaraguan writer Sergio Ramírez won the 2017 Cervantes Prize, a recognition granted annually by the Spanish Ministry of Education, Culture and Sports, announced today the minister of that portfolio, Íñigo Méndez de Vigo. Havana Celebrates 498 Years Havana, Nov 16 (Prensa Latina) Havana today celebrates 498 years of existence in the midst of a particular revelry that not only adds to its habitual inhabitants, but also to travelers from all over the world. The Bells Toll for Havana on Its 498th Birthday Havana, Nov 15 (Prensa Latina) The bells of the Royal Force Castle, churches and old belfries in this capital are tolling today as part of a vigil to celebrate the 498th anniversary of Havana. Unesco Defends Multilateralism in Complex Times Paris, Nov 15 (Prensa Latina) Unesco member states joined their voices during the 39th General Conference of the organization to defend multilateralism as key element in building peace, when the planet faces complex times. Latin American, European Art at 5th Biennal in Bolivia La Paz, Nov 15 (Prensa Latina) The V Biennial of the Bolivian Cartel (BICeBé) reserves from November 20 to 25 almost twenty exhibitions of Latin American and European artists in cultural spaces of this city, organizers told today. Michaelangelo Divine Draftsman and Designer Exhibition in New York New York,Nov 14 (Prensa Latina) Michelangelo Buonarroti (1475-1564), a towering genius in the history of Western art, is the subject of this once-in-a-lifetime exhibition opens today until Feb. Mexico Pays Tribute to Pedro Infante on His 100th Anniversary Mexico, Nov 14 (Prensa Latina) Mexico is preparing as of today several tributes to Pedro Infante, considered a legend of cinema and song, when his 100th birthday will be celebrated soon. The Spice Girls Set to Return in 2018 London,Nov 13 (Prensa Latina) Fans of the Spice Girls have expressed delight following reports the pop icons will reunite once again in 2018. International Theater Festival Begins in Turkey Istanbul, Nov 13 (Prensa Latina) The 21st edition of the theater festival of this city began today with an extensive program that, along with plays, includes dance performances and parallel events, according to the organizers. New Symphonic Program for Contemporary Music in Havana Havana, Nov 12 (Prensa Latina) The U.S. pianist Mac McClure will share the stage in this capital on Sunday with the National Symphony Orchestra of Cuba, as part of the 30th Contemporary Music Festival, scheduled for November 11 to 19. Woody Allen to Release His Lastest Film in Turkey Istanbul, (Prensa Latina) American filmmaker Woody Allen will present his latest film, Wonder Wheel, at the V International Bosphorus Film Festival that will start here on November 17, announced organizers of the event today. Disney Studios Announces New Trilogy of Star Wars Los Angeles, United States, Nov 10 (Prensa Latina) The Walt Disney company announced that it will produce a new trilogy of the Stars War saga and will be directed by Rian Johnson, highlighted the media today. New Director to Turn Unesco Into Space for Dialogue Paris, Nov 10 (Prensa Latina) The new Director General of Unesco, French Audrey Azoulay, said her will to make the organization a space for dialogue, in a world marked by confrontations. National Encounter of Literary Workshops In Santiago de Cuba By Martha Cabrales Arias Santiago de Cuba, Nov 9 (Prensa Latina) Cuban writers from all provinces participate in the National Encounter of Literary Workshops, an initiative that after several decades maintains its vitality in pursuit of this creative aspect. Cuba, Hungary Sign Cultural Cooperation Agreement (+Photos) Havana, Nov 9 (Prensa Latina) The Ministry of Culture of Cuba and the Ministry of Human Capacities of Hungary have signed a cultural cooperation agreement today in this capital, with a view to expanding exchanges among their peoples. London Fair Aims at Nature Tourism London, Nov 8 (Prensa Latina) The World Travel Market-WTM London concludes today its sessions with a predilection for nature and culture travel themes. Cuban Classical Dancers Will Perform in Foreign Companies Havana, Nov 8 (Prensa Latina) Artists of the National Ballet of Cuba (BNC) will assume international commitments in the coming weeks of the year at the invitation of companies from different countries, reported today the entity led by Alicia Alonso today.