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Cultura

Santo Domingo, Nov 18 (Prensa Latina) The Culture Minister in the Dominican Republic announced that on November 20-26, the Week of Merengue would be held in this country.


17 de noviembre de 2017, 13:34Washington,Nov 17 (Prensa Latina)Researchers of U.S. Stanford University have discovered a new bacteria that were never seen before, which were described as ''a dark matter of the biological world,'' said a study released today.


Guantanamo, Cuba, Nov 17 (Prensa Latina) Cuban researchers, professors and students are debating here today about the legacy of Fidel Castro for Cuba and the world during the first national event on the revolutionary leader''s thought in contemporary times.


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.


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.