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Paris, Oct 17 (Prensa Latina) Scientists Shahida Hasnain (of Pakistan) and Samir Saha (of Bangladesh) will be awarded with UNESCO Carlos J. Finlay Prize in Microbiology, an award instituted by the Cuban initiative, according to UNESCO.

Nassau, Oct 17 (Prensa Latina) The Cuban delegation retained for the second consecutive year the Grand Prize of the Bahamas Cultural Festival, reported a Cuban diplomatic source.

Bogota, Oct 17 (Prensa Latina) A selection of 55 films from 32 countries make up the luxury exhibition of the third edition of the ''Bogota International Film Festival'' which will be held until next Thursday.

By Antonio Rondon Garcia

Sochi, Russia, Oct 17 (Prensa Latina) Russia is a nation with great culture and history, as well as a world power, as it considered more than 66 percent of those questioned in an online poll released today in this southern Russian resort.

Asuncion, Oct 17 (Prensa Latina) Paraguayan artist Ricardo Flecha will sing to the Caribbean island of Cuba in a concert called ''Ricardo Flecha Sings to Cuba'' in solidarity with Cuba and its inhabitants affected by the path of Hurricane Irma in September.

16 de octubre de 2017, 17:23Los Angeles, Oct 16 (Prensa Latina) Discographic transnational Warner Music will reedit the CD ''Hotel California'' by US rock band EAGLES, which includes the famous song with the same name, because of the 40th anniversary of its publication, several press media said here Monday.

16 de octubre de 2017, 15:40Kingston, Oct 16 (Prensa Latina) Jamaican Prime Minister Andrew Holness urged today to promote heritage and history as the country''s pride, especially among young people during National Heroes Day celebrations.

Buenos Aires, Oct 16 (Prensa Latina) Somgs and phrases ion favor of the right to abortion, and against femicides, disappearance and sexual exploitation, marked the 32nd Meeting of Argentine Women that concluded today in the city of Resistencia, in Chaco province.

Baracoa, Cuba, Oct 16 (Prensa Latina) The director of the Flora and Fauna Company in the eastern territory of Baracoa, Mauro Cala, said today that nature tourism here has strong roots today.

Sochi, Russia, Oct 16 (Prensa Latina) Foreign Minister, Sergei Lavrov, has urged today the world''s young people to strengthen their ties in order to maintain trust and understanding among nations.

Havana, Oct 16 (Prensa Latina) City Council members of Tampa and St. Petersburg, businesspeople and Tampa Port Authorities, attend today a business meeting in Cuba.