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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.


Cairo,Nov 16 (Prensa Latina) Egypt opened an exhibition today to display previously unseen treasures from King Tutankhamun''s famed tomb.


Brussels, Nov 16 (Prensa Latina) Belgium's Graspop Metal Meeting has announced a line-up of some rather spiffing bands. Check out the list below of who you can see from Friday 22nd until Sunday 24th June next year.


Santiago de Chile, Nov 16 (Prensa Latina) Chile now has a public education law that will transfer the administration of 6,500 schools and kindergartens to the government, based on the initiative of President Michelle Bachelet.


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.


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.


Ankara, Nov 16 (Prensa Latina) Nearly half a million Syrian children schooled the Turkish Ministry of Education in the current academic year, according to a report published today by the Anadolu agency based on official data.


Moscow, Nov 16 (Prensa Latina) Russia and Argentina reinforce today their ties with the meeting of their Foreign Ministers, Serguei Lavrov and Jorge Faurie, who agreed on the need to prepare the 2018 bilateral agenda.


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.


London,Nov 15 (Prensa Latina) Some of London''s most influential young artists and campaigners, from grime and rap stars to poets, bloggers and photographers, - today joined the Mayor of London, Sadiq Khan, to launch a new anti-knife crime campaign: London Needs You Alive - don''t carry a knife.


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.