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The Republic of Cuba is an island country in the Caribbean. It consists of the island of Cuba, the Isla de la Juventud, and several archipelagos. Havana is the largest city in Cuba and the country's capital. Santiago de Cuba is the second largest city.

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File photo of Colombian Nobel Prize laureate Garcia Marquez waving at reporters in San Vicente del Caguan
Nobel Winner Garcia Marquez, Master of Magical Realism, Dies at 87

By Reuters

Gabriel Garcia Marquez, the Colombian author whose beguiling stories of love and longing brought Latin America to life for millions of readers, died on Thursday. He was 87. (Apr 17)

MORE TOPICS: BARACK OBAMA, STORM, MEXICO, NEW YORK, NOBEL PRIZE, CANCER

In another round of execution, North Korean regime headed by Kimg Jong-un has reportedly burned one man alive while executing many others using other methods. (Photo: Reuters)
North Korean Officer Burned Alive? Kim Jong-un Regime Executes High-Ranking Officials Using Horrifying Method

By IBTimes IN

In another round of execution, North Korean regime headed by Kimg Jong-un has reportedly burned a man alive while executing many others using different methods. (Apr 09)

A shopkeeper reaches for a packet of cigarettes in a newsagent in London November 28, 2013. Britain announced an independent review of tobacco packaging on Thursday and said it was ready to introduce new laws banning branding on cigarette packets if the r
Proposed Smoking Ban in Wellington to Put Smokers in the Middle of the Road

By IBTimes AU

A researcher from Otago University in Wellington has proposed a public smoking ban. A new study identified the areas in Wellington where the most smokers are outside bars and cafes. According to the new research, Cuba Street and Courtenay PI were the worst. (Apr 07)

Au Makes ‘Plain Packaging’ Debate Obscure with Lack of Data

By IBTimes AU

‘Plain Packaging’ debate went to ambiguity as Australia refuse to release government data. (Apr 03)

MORE TOPICS: MANUFACTURING, JAPAN, AUSTRALIA, ADVERTISING, INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY, UKRAINE

2014 World Series of Boxing: Russia-Ukraine War in the Squared Ring: No Politics, Just Sports

By IBTimes AU

Russia beat Ukraine, 4-1 in the 2014 World Series of Boxing quarterfinals on Monday in Moscow, Russia. With situation in Crimea already toxic, it was a breath of fresh air that the athletes—and fans—from both countries treated the matches as nothing... (Apr 03)

MORE TOPICS: GERMANY, RUSSIA, UKRAINE

Former Cuban leader Fidel Castro drinks water during a meeting with students at Havana's University
Is Zunzuneo, Cuba’s Version of Twitter, a Secret U.S. Creation?

By IBTimes AU

If China has Weibo, Cuba has Zunzuneo, the communist country's version of popular microblogging site Twitter. The setting up of alternative microblogging site is seen as the response of socialist governments that could not deny their citizens th... (Apr 03)

MORE TOPICS: USAID, CHINA, TWITTER, WHITE HOUSE, FUNDAMENTAL RIGHTS, CONGRESS

Canada Father Drowned While Trying to Save 7-Year-Old Son

By IBTimes AU

A Canadian Chinese man died while saving his son from drowning. (Mar 25)

Sean Avery
‘Dancing with the Stars’ Season 18 Shocking Elimination: Diana Nyad, Sean Avery Sent Home

By IBTimes IN

Diana Nyad and Sean Avery scored low points from judges following their debut performances last Monday. (Mar 25)

MORE TOPICS: TWITTER, FACEBOOK, FLORIDA

Hugo Chavez
Venezuela's Chavez Remembered with Pomp and Protests

By Reuters

Followers of late socialist leader Hugo Chavez flooded the streets of Venezuela on Wednesday for the anniversary of his death, an emotional but welcome distraction for his successor from violent protests raging for the last month. (Mar 05)

MORE TOPICS: TWITTER, CARNIVAL, UKRAINE, CANCER

Ice dancers Meryl Davis and Charlie White hold up their gold medals as they arrive at the 2014 Vanity Fair Oscars Party in West Hollywood
'Dancing With the Stars' Cast for Season 18 Revealed

By IBTimes AU

Here are the celebrities to be participating in the show (Mar 04)

MORE TOPICS: AUSTRALIA, FLORIDA, JENNIFER LOPEZ, GOLD, CALIFORNIA, HOLLYWOOD

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