Agencia Latinoamericana de Noticias Prensa Latina http://www.prensa-latina.cu Canal RSS de la Agencia Latinoamericana de Noticias Prensa Latina WHO Classifies Video Gaming Addiction as Mental Disorder http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=29777&SEO=who-classifies-video-gaming-addiction-as-mental-disorder 18 de junio de 2018, 17:19Geneva, Jun 18 (Prensa Latina) The fact of spending too much time playing videogames qualifies as a mental health problem, the World Health Organization (WHO) announced today. More than a Thousand Cases of Dengue Reported in Laos http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=29775&SEO=more-than-a-thousand-cases-of-dengue-reported-in-laos 18 de junio de 2018, 15:57Vientiane, Jun 18 (Prensa Latina) A total of 1,089 cases of dengue were reported so far this year in the Lao People''s Democratic Republic, health authorities reported today. Africa Closes Ranks against Polio http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=29768&SEO=africa-closes-ranks-against-polio 18 de junio de 2018, 15:04Abuja, Jun 18 (Prensa Latina) Representatives of African countries began here today a five-day meeting to draw up strategies to combat polio spread in the region. Puerto Rican Independentist Asks UN to Respect His Country http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=29767&SEO=puerto-rican-independentist-asks-un-to-respect-his-country United Nations, Jun 18 (Prensa Latina) Puerto Rican independence fighter Oscar Lopez Rivera denounced today the disastrous impact on Puerto Rico''s economy, culture and society of the U.S. imposition of a colonial model. Russia's World Cup- Keeping it Safe, Keeping it Fun http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=29766&SEO=russias-world-cup-keeping-it-safe-keeping-it-fun Moscow, Jun 18 (Prensa Latina) Nevertheles than 50 thousand Mexican fans took the streets after wining the game against Germany, the Russian police only applied securty measures against 2 British fans that were creating caos in the train. Nigeria to Close Land Border to Prevent Rice Smuggling http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=29765&SEO=nigeria-to-close-land-border-to-prevent-rice-smuggling Abuja, Jun 18 (Prensa Latina) The Nigerian government announced today that it will close part of its land border within a few days to prevent the smuggling of foreign rice to the African nation. At Least 4 Dead, 350 Injured in Osaka,Japan 6.1 Earthquake http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=29763&SEO=at-least-4-dead-350-injured-in-osakajapan-6.1-earthquake Tokyo, Jun 18 (Prensa Latina) Monday''s major earthquake in western Japan left 4 people dead and more than 350 injured. Turkey Jobless Rate At 22-Month Low http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=29762&SEO=turkey-jobless-rate-at-22-month-low Ankara, Jun 18 (Prensa Latina) Turkey''s unemployment rate decreased further in March to the lowest level in nearly two years, the Turkish Statistical Institute reported today. US Imports Push Japan into Trade Deficit in May 2018 http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=29761&SEO=us-imports-push-japan-into-trade-deficit-in-may-2018 Tokyo, Jun 18 (Prensa Latina) Statistics released today by the Japanese Ministry of Finance warned the import of US aircraft and a significant energy bill in May triggered the country''s trade deficit. Audi Chief Arrested in Germany Over Diesel Scandal http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=29760&SEO=audi-chief-arrested-in-germany-over-diesel-scandal BerlĂ­n, Jun 18 (Prensa Latina) The chief executive of Audi has been arrested, the most senior Volkswagen official to be taken into custody over the emissions cheating scandal. North, South Korea Agree to Joint Sports Events, Create Combined Teams http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=29759&SEO=north-south-korea-agree-to-joint-sports-events-create-combined-teams Seoul, Jun 18 (Prensa Latina) South Korea and North Korea agreed today to march together under the banner of Unification and to form united teams for some sports in view of the upcoming Asian Games. Caster Semenya to Challenge Discriminatory IAAF Testosterone Rule http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=29758&SEO=caster-semenya-to-challenge-discriminatory-iaaf-testosterone-rule Johannesburgo, Jun 18(Prensa Latina) Two-time gold medallist and world champion Caster Semenya will head to the Court of Arbitration (CAS) for Sport today to challenge new International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) rules. CARICOM to Create Regional Biodiversity Strategy This Year http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=29756&SEO=caricom-to-create-regional-biodiversity-strategy-this-year Georgetown, Jun 18 (Prensa Latina) The Caribbean Community Secretariat (CARICOM) announced today that this year it will present a regional Biodiversity Strategy, which will guide the sustainable use and protection of the natural resources of the member states. European Commission Assesses Relevance of English for the Economy http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=29755&SEO=european-commission-assesses-relevance-of-english-for-the-economy London, Jun 18 (Prensa Latina) The European Commission (EC) assessed today the importance of the English language in different areas of the economy, wages, employment and technology. British Government Recognizes Errors in Preventing Terror Attacks http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=29754&SEO=british-government-recognizes-errors-in-preventing-terror-attacks London, Jun 18 (Prensa Latina) The British Ministry of the Interior revealed today that errors committed by some of its agencies prevented an attempt on the subway in 2017, which injured more than 30 people. Algeria to Block Internet Access to Prevent School Fraud http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=29753&SEO=algeria-to-block-internet-access-to-prevent-school-fraud Algiers, Jun 18 (Prensa Latina) Algerian Communications Minister Houda-Imane Feraoun confirmed today that Algerians will not have Internet access temporarily to prevent students from cheating when they take their high school exams. Film The Incredibles 2 Reaches U.S. Box-Office http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=29752&SEO=film-the-incredibles-2-reaches-u.s.-box-office Los Angeles, USA, Jun 18 (Prensa Latina) The children's animated film The Incredibles is now at the top of the US cinema box office ranking, marking a new success among Disney-Pixar's blockbuster films. Vietnam Rice Exports Growing in 2018 http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=29751&SEO=vietnam-rice-exports-growing-in-2018 Hanoi, Jun 18 (Prensa Latina) Vietnam aims to strengthen as the world''s third largest rice exporter thanks to its growing production, greater global demand, behavior of its traditional markets and auspicious international prices. France Les RĂ©publicains Party Announces Dismissal of Vice President http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=29750&SEO=france-les-republicains-party-announces-dismissal-of-vice-president Paris, Jun 18 (Prensa Latina) The French right-wing Republican Party (LR) announced today the dismissal of its vice-president, Virginie Calmels, a fact considered a sign of the crisis within the company. Violence Hand in Hand With Drug Trafficking in Mexico http://plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=29749&SEO=violence-hand-in-hand-with-drug-trafficking-in-mexico Mexico, Jun 18 (Prensa Latina) Violence is taking on macabre margins in Mexico City at the hands of drug traffickers, whose assassins left the dismembered corpses of two people in downtown Insurgentes Avenue. In addition, the criminals placed a blanket aimed at a rival group, all in front of the headquarters of the Auxiliary Police of the Secretariat of Security of the capital.