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Cuba's Raul Castro vows to defend brother's...

Cuba's Raul Castro vows to defend brother's...

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Sun, Dec 4 2016

Raul was joined on the stage by leftist foreign dignitaries and the Cuban political leadership to bid...

Cuba returning Castro's ashes to birthplace...

Cuba returning Castro's ashes to birthplace...

Latin America

Wed, Nov 30 2016

Nationwide, Cubans have lined up to sign condolence books and pledges to honour Castro's socialist ideology....

A post-card from Cuba -- 20 years...

A post-card from Cuba -- 20 years...

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Tue, Nov 29 2016

Six small observations about Cuba in the 90s

Fidel Castro: Glory and my place in...

Fidel Castro: Glory and my place in...

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Mon, Nov 28 2016

Noted journalist Ann Louise Bardach interviewed Fidel Castro for Vanity Fair magazine in January 1994....

The ballad of Fidel Castro

The ballad of Fidel Castro

Mahmood Sadaat Ruhul

Mon, Nov 28 2016

The rise and eventual fall of one the most influential political figures of the 20th century

Heaven’s got a revolutionary

Heaven’s got a revolutionary

Towheed Feroze

Mon, Nov 28 2016

Fidel Castro’s death leaves an inevitable void for romantic revolutionaries the world over

Much uncertainty ahead in US-Cuba...

Much uncertainty ahead in US-Cuba...

North America

Sun, Nov 27 2016

As Obama leaves office in January, his decision to engage rather than pressure Havana in the hopes of...

Fidel Castro: The man who beat all the...

Fidel Castro: The man who beat all the...

Latin America

Sun, Nov 27 2016

The US government spent more than $1bn trying to kill, undermine or otherwise force Castro from power,...

Trump says hopes for Cuban 'freedom'...

Trump says hopes for Cuban 'freedom'...

World

Sun, Nov 27 2016

Obama used his executive powers on a series of steps to ease trade, travel and financial restrictions...

Castro, a revolutionary CIA couldn’t...

Castro, a revolutionary CIA couldn’t...

World

Sat, Nov 26 2016

In 1975, the Senate Intelligence Committee claimed it had “concrete evidence” of a plan to offer Castro...

Fidel Castro made revolutionary mark...

Fidel Castro made revolutionary mark...

World

Sat, Nov 26 2016

After the Soviet bloc collapsed in 1991, it seemed Castro's communist rule would not survive.

Fidel Castro in his own words

Fidel Castro in his own words

World

Sat, Nov 26 2016

"I began the revolution with 82 men. If I had to do it again, I would do it with 10 or 15 and absolute...

Factbox: Cuba's Fidel Castro

Factbox: Cuba's Fidel Castro

World

Sat, Nov 26 2016

Fidel Castro, the Cuban revolutionary leader who built a communist state on the doorstep of the United...

Five decades of conflict in Colombia...

Five decades of conflict in Colombia...

Latin America

Sun, Nov 13 2016

Here are five key points on Colombia's five-decade conflict, after Farc rebels and the government reached...

Russia considers military bases in Vietnam...

Russia considers military bases in Vietnam...

World

Fri, Oct 7 2016

Moscow hauled down its flag in Cuba and Vietnam in the early 2000s, as part of the withdrawal of the...

Hurricane Matthew kills at least 17,...

Hurricane Matthew kills at least 17,...

World

Wed, Oct 5 2016

The hurricane, which the UN said created the worst humanitarian crisis to hit struggling Haiti since...

Q&A: What Colombian referendum's shocking...

Q&A: What Colombian referendum's shocking...

World

Mon, Oct 3 2016

A narrow win for Colombia's opponents to a government peace deal with Farc rebels has thrown the country...

Farc peace deal: End of Latin revolutionary...

Farc peace deal: End of Latin revolutionary...

Opinion

Fri, Sep 30 2016

It was certainly not the first armed rebellion in Latin America, which had witnessed numerous bloody...

Romancing a revolutionary

Romancing a revolutionary

Towheed Feroze

Mon, Sep 19 2016

The original fire may have died and gone, but the riot inside moves on

Colombia, FARC rebels reach deal to...

Colombia, FARC rebels reach deal to...

Latin America

Fri, Aug 26 2016

The FARC took up arms in 1964 to fight against deep economic and social inequalities and, funded by the...

Changing Cuba pays homage to Fidel Castro...

Changing Cuba pays homage to Fidel Castro...

World

Sat, Aug 13 2016

He remains hugely popular even with his aura of invincibility gone