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Cuba's Raul Castro to retire in five years
Cuban president announces he will leave office at the end of his second term in 2018, following his re-election.
Last updated: 25 Feb 2013 10:06 GMT
US delegation visits Cuba to ease tensions
Seven lawmakers hope to free imprisoned US contractor Alan Gross and take steps to improve political relationship.
Last updated: 19 Feb 2013 06:02 GMT
US releases Cuban man jailed for spying
Cuba calls for Rene Gonzalez to be returned to Havana amid fears he could be in danger while on probation in the US.
Last updated: 08 Oct 2011 05:57 GMT
Castro to stand for re-election
Aide says Cuban leader will be in "perfect condition" to run for presidency in 2008.
Last updated: 16 Mar 2007 12:21 GMT
Aide says Castro recovering
Official says Cuban leader is still in charge and will surprise sceptics.
Last updated: 26 Jan 2007 04:52 GMT
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Rising tide of UK anti-immigrant sentiment
Swathes of the British electorate continue to show discontent with all things European, including immigration.
A glimpse into the universe's oldest galaxies
Astronomers have captured images of primordial galaxies that helped light up the cosmos after the Big Bang.
The photo controversy over indigenous people
Critics assail British photographer's portrayal of indigenous people, but he says he's highlighting their plight.
'We got this, Bob Geldof, so back off'
As Western stars re-release 1980s charity hit, many Africans say it's a demeaning relic that can do more harm than good.
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