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Cuba

Havana, Aug 13 (Prensa Latina) The small town of Biran, where the leader of the Cuban Revolution Fidel Castro (1926-2016) was born 92 years ago, has hosted a popular consultation on a new constitution of the island.


Sports

Tokyo, Aug 13 (Prensa Latina) The metropolitan government resorts to traditional Japanese techniques to beat the heat in the 2020 Olympic Games, the Yomiuri Shumbun newspaper published today.


Science

Washington, Aug 13 (Prensa Latina) Scientists at MIT's McGovern Institute for Brain Research may have successfully pinpointed the part of the brain that causes pessimistic thought.


Opinion

By Deisy Francis Mexidor

Havana, Aug 14 (Prensa Latina) When the world witnesses so many scandalous and violent aggressions, all led by the United States and its allies, we can see today the validity of Fidel Castro's light, said Canadian writer Arnold August.


Culture

Los Angeles, USA, Aug 13 (Prensa Latina) The shark thriller The Meg, directed by Jon Turteltaub, is today topping the box office in the United States, where it surpassed 44.5 million dollars in its opening weekend.


Economy

Addis Ababa, Aug 14 (Prensa Latina) Ethiopia is intensifying efforts with a view to achieving a productive strategy of efficiency in the agricultural sector, considered a primary source of economic income and key in guaranteeing food security.