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From TheJournal.ie One of three women who survived Cuban plane crash dies Havana

One of three women who survived Cuban plane crash dies

The death toll is now 111.

From TheJournal.ie Cuba plane crash black box found 'in good condition' Havana

Cuba plane crash black box found 'in good condition'

An audit is to be carried out on the Mexican company that leased the aircraft involved in the crash.

From TheJournal.ie Plane in Cuba crash was poorly maintained, former pilot alleges Havana

Plane in Cuba crash was poorly maintained, former pilot alleges

The leased passenger plane crashed shortly after takeoff killing over 100 people.

From TheJournal.ie Three women in critical condition and over 100 dead in Cuba plane crash Havana

Three women in critical condition and over 100 dead in Cuba plane crash

The three women, who were pulled from the wreckage, are the only survivors of yesterday’s plane crash.

From TheJournal.ie Many feared dead after Cuban airliner carrying 104 passengers crashes Cuba

Many feared dead after Cuban airliner carrying 104 passengers crashes

A military officer old reporters that there appears to have been only three survivors, who remain in critical condition.

From TheJournal.ie US expels 15 Cuban diplomats following mysterious attacks on embassy staff Expelled

US expels 15 Cuban diplomats following mysterious attacks on embassy staff

Those affected have exhibited physical symptoms including ear complaints, hearing loss, dizziness, headaches and difficulty sleeping.

From TheJournal.ie Donald Trump says he's ending Obama's 'one-sided deal' with Cuba Rewind

Donald Trump says he's ending Obama's 'one-sided deal' with Cuba

Of course, that’s not the whole truth – in reality he’s restricting travel and trading with Cuba.

From TheJournal.ie Havana holds huge tribute to Castro; all kinds of world leaders turn up Cuba

Havana holds huge tribute to Castro; all kinds of world leaders turn up

Ireland’s ambassador to Mexico Sonja Hyland was in attendance in Havana last night.

From TheJournal.ie PHOTOS: US cruise ship arrives in Cuba for the first time in 40 years Havana Ball

PHOTOS: US cruise ship arrives in Cuba for the first time in 40 years

The Adonia crossed the Florida Straits overnight – 53 years after they were blocked during the Cuban Missile Crisis.

From TheJournal.ie Cuba: If it's such a health superpower, why have thousands of doctors fled? The Revolution

Cuba: If it's such a health superpower, why have thousands of doctors fled?

A total of 1,278 Cuban medics fled to make use of a US parole programme for doctors in 2013 alone.

From TheJournal.ie Delirious scenes as the Rolling Stones play to half a million fans in Cuba's first mega-concert Rockin In The Free World

Delirious scenes as the Rolling Stones play to half a million fans in Cuba's first mega-concert

Until recently rock music was banned in the communist island state.

From TheJournal.ie Bank of Ireland wouldn't accept couple's Cuba holiday money Havana Laugh

Bank of Ireland wouldn't accept couple's Cuba holiday money

BoI has a relationship with a US bank – which makes things a little complicated. But this sounds ridiculous…

From TheJournal.ie Moving on: US welcomes release of 53 political prisoners in Cuba Havana

Moving on: US welcomes release of 53 political prisoners in Cuba

it’s part of the moves to normalise ties between the two countries.

From TheJournal.ie So, how are we getting on with Cuba these days? Diplomatic Relations

So, how are we getting on with Cuba these days?

Pretty well, it turns out…

From TheJournal.ie Did you know the uilleann pipes were big in Cuba? Irish Music This post contains videos

Did you know the uilleann pipes were big in Cuba?

Alexander Suarez Mendez is one of about 20 adults in Cuba learning the uilleann pipes.

From TheJournal.ie Why are Cuban cigars getting shorter? Smoking

Why are Cuban cigars getting shorter?

Is there a place for the Cuban cigar in a world that is starting to slowly hate tobacco?

From TheJournal.ie Cooking with tobacco: it’s a thing now apparently Cigar Cuisine

Cooking with tobacco: it’s a thing now apparently

Tobacco sauces, spreads and tobacco salt for use in any dish – two years of trial and error lead to cigar-infused menu in Cuba. But would you eat it?

From TheJournal.ie Chavez uses Twitter to announce his surprise return to Venezuela El Presidente

Chavez uses Twitter to announce his surprise return to Venezuela

Hugo Chavez has spent more than two months in Cuba for cancer surgery and treatment.

From TheJournal.ie Chavez recovering after 'successful' cancer surgery Chavez

Chavez recovering after 'successful' cancer surgery

The Venezuelan president flew to Havana, Cuba, for surgery on Monday after revealing his cancer had returned.

From TheJournal.ie Colombian rebels announce cease-fire Colombia

Colombian rebels announce cease-fire

The top negotiator for the group announced the unilateral cease-fire before heading into peace talks.

From TheJournal.ie Cuba urged to allow duty-free imports after storm Sandy

Cuba urged to allow duty-free imports after storm

Cuba’s government has been asked to help victims of Hurricane Sandy by suspending duties on imports of basic necessities such as food and medicine.

In pictures: archive photos of Cuba's Havana from the early 1900s Cuba This post contains images

In pictures: archive photos of Cuba's Havana from the early 1900s

Street vendors, mounted police, and walking on the Malecon…

From TheJournal.ie Hugo Chavez returns to Venezuela after Cuban cancer treatment Venezuala

Hugo Chavez returns to Venezuela after Cuban cancer treatment

The Venezuelan president arrives home after four weeks in Cuba, where he underwent emergency surgery.

From TheJournal.ie Where is Hugo Chavez? Venezuela

Where is Hugo Chavez?

The Venezuelan president reappeared on Twitter on Friday, but he hasn’t been seen in public for two weeks after undergoing surgery in Cuba.

From TheJournal.ie Question marks over health of Venezuela's president Hugo Chavez Remote Control?

Question marks over health of Venezuela's president Hugo Chavez

Just who is pulling the strings in South America’s largest oil producer, while Hugo Chavez recovers from surgery in Cuba?