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Meet the Castros!

Vice President Hamid Ansari's visit to Havana provided rare insights of the Castro brothers, Fidel and Raul. Rediff.com's Nikhil Lakshman reports. Part I: Fidel 'frail', but still the revolutionary......

Vice President Ansari opens Festival of India in Cuba

People of Cuba were offered a glimpse of India's diverse culture when visiting Vice President Hamid Ansari inaugurated a Festival of India in Havana to bring the two countries closer. Ansari, soon......

Vice President Ansari leaves for Cuba

Vice President Hamid Ansari on Tuesday left Lima for the first ever bilateral visit to Cuba by a top Indian leader after a "landmark" tour of Peru during which four agreements were signed. Ansari......

Hamid Ansari embarks on visit to Peru, Cuba

Hamid Ansari  on Friday left for Lima on the first-ever visit at the vice presidential level to mineral-rich Peru and Communist Cuba as part of India's thrust towards Latin America. The 8-day......

Hamid Ansari sets to conquer India's last diplomatic frontier

Vice-President Hamid Ansari embarks on an important Latin American visit, heralding that resource-rich continent's importance to India. Nikhil Lakshman reports. Most readers may be too young to......

Mamata vows to keep life normal on Feb 20, 21

West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Monday warned against any attempts to forcibly enforce general strike called on February 20 and 21 by central trade unions and said that her government......

SPECIAL: A few notifications is NOT reforms Mr PM!

For two decades while we continuously talked of infrastructure, power, ports, airports, irrigation, railways, roads, sewer systems, public transport, skill development, education, et all we also......

'Can't farmers choose their livelihoods too?'

The last few months have been fraught with unwanted limelight for Prasoon Mukherjee who, as chairman of Universal Success, is the Indian partner of the Salim Group which is at the centre of a......

India a superpower? A reality check!

The growth of Indian economy has been explosive by any reckoning. It, however, depends largely on the benchmarks we have set ourselves. If it is China, that we are looking up to, we have a lot of......

A continental fare at the Kerala film fest

It apparently has become a staple of the season in Thiruvanathapuram -- a little winter fog, a much-hyped Grand Kerala Shopping Festival (as though the wall-to-wall, year-round ads on TV for gold......

Sreenivasan on Arabikkadha

Epithets fall short when the discussion is about Sreenivasan. He is an actor who is equally at ease playing serious roles or comic acts.He's a scriptwriter who has carved a niche for himself......

Weekend Watch: Motorcycle Diaries

Che Guevara. Marxist revolutionary. Guerrilla leader. Movie star. Diarios de Motocicleta -- or The Motorcycle Diaries as the rest of the world knows it -- is solid proof. If Che were alive, this is......

Not shaken, not stirred

So the new James Bond movie is out. Die Another Day hasall the usual ingredients: a deadly megalomaniac with a high-tech weapon; capers in Korea, Cuba and London; a spectacular hovercraft chase......

Maradona finds peace playing golf

Argentine soccer idol Diego Armando Maradona says he has found peace of mind in communist-run Cuba where he has turned to golf for sport."I'm not a champion...but I have a lot of fun playing golf,"......

Cuba says goodbye to boxing great Teofilo Stevenson

Cuba said goodbye on Tuesday to heavyweight boxing great Teofilo Stevenson, who won three Olympic gold medals and became a symbol of communist pride when he refused to fight for money. A day after......

Phelps scoops sixth gold

Michael Phelps scorched to his sixth gold and his sixth world record of the Beijing Olympics on Friday, one of three wins in the Water Cube for the United States.North Korean Kim Jong-su, who won......

Olympic machismo: The tale the medals tell

I am always embarrassed by India's wretched showing in the Olympics, which is a metaphor for the two things that haunt India -- lack of a strategic intent, and lack of leadership. It is not that......

Cuban football team marred by defections

Cuba's Olympic soccer team took to the field with only 10 men on Thursday after up to seven players defected. Five members of the communist state's under-23 team defected after their Olympic......

  People speak for communist cuba

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Flying Saucer
Q. which communist country is physically closest to the United States?
Flying Saucer:  A.  more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/which-communist-country-is-physically-closest-to-the-united-/26088513/answers/

sigma
Q. What is the significance of 19-4?
Sigma:  A. cuba more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/what-is-the-significance-of-19-4/25448691/answers/26088516

Good Citizen
Q. When a fire brand a communist like Fidel Castro in Cuba has installed her brother as his successor, can any one find fault with others for attempting dynasty rule? Your views?
Good Citizen:  A. 1) 1770 Captain James Cook sights the eastern coast of what is now Australia.2) 1782 John Adams secures the Dutch Republic's recognition of the...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/when-a-fire-brand-a-communist-like-fidel-castro-in-cuba-has-/24039093/answers/25448717

Good Citizen
Q. Identify the person with brief details - Fidel Castro?
Good Citizen:  A. Fidel Alejandro Castro Ruz ( born August 13, 1926) is a Cuban political leader and former communist revolutionary. As the primary leader of the...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/identify-the-person-with-brief-details---fidel-castro/24039093/answers/19661738

Joseph Chacko
Q. Finally CUBA too is retracing its steps ! After all, how long can a society stay in communist illusion? Any coms?
Joseph Chacko:  A. true,, they have to if they want to sustain more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/finally-cuba-too-is-retracing-its-steps--after-all-how-long-/19661714/answers/19625078

  Web results for Communist Cuba
A controversial friendship

Colombian novelist Gabriel Garcia Marquez met Fidel Castro after the Cuban leader grabbed power in the 1959 revolution - the beginning of a... ...

http://www.hindustantimes.com/lifestyle/books/garcia-marquez-and-castro-a-controversial-friendship/article1-1209571.aspx
Garcia Marquez sails to eternal years of solitude

By : Anahi Rama He died at his home in Mexico City, where he had returned from hospital last week after a bout of pneumonia Gabriel Garcia... ...

http://www.bangaloremirror.com/bangalore/others/Mercedes-Barcha-Gabriel-Garcia-Marquez-Latin-America-newspaper-reporter-Nobel-Prize-for-Literature-President-Barack-Obama/articleshow/33920618.cms
Conjurer of magic realism dies at 87

Gabriel Garca Mrquez, the Colombian novelist whose established him as a giant of 20th-century literature, died on Thursday at his home in Mexico... ...

http://www.business-standard.com/article/beyond-business/gabriel-garc%C3%ADa-m%C3%A1rquez-conjurer-of-magic-realism-dies-at-87-114041900068_1.html
Gabriel Garcia Marquez, literary pioneer, dies at 87

(Alan Riding/The New York Times) Gabriel Garcia Marquez, a giant of 20th-century literature who received the Nobel Prize for Literature in... ...

http://www.ndtv.com/article/world/gabriel-garcia-marquez-literary-pioneer-dies-at-87-510130?trendingnow
Cuban doctors in eye of Venezuelan hurricane

When Judith Faraiz's son was near death after a severe motorcycle accident, she put his life in the hands of God and Cuban doctors. Like many in... ...

http://www.sify.com/finance/cuban-doctors-in-eye-of-venezuelan-hurricane-news-health-oeqjJejdacd.html

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