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Cuba plane crash: Airline 'had safety complaints'
Havana, May 21 : The Mexican charter company whose plane crashed in Cuba last Friday, killing 110 people on board, had received prior safety complaints, two-ex pilots say.

Cuba identifies 20 victims of plane crash
Havana, May 21 : Twenty of 110 victims of last Friday's fatal plane crash in Cuba have been identified and the bodies were sent to their families for burial, an official said.

Russia's FM cancels visits to Argentina and Cuba
Moscow [Russia], May 19 : Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov has cancelled his visits to Argentina and Cuba because of engagements linked to the recently formed Russian government.

Cuban Minister confirms air crash death toll at 110
Havana [Cuba], May 20 : Cuban transportation minister informed that 110 people lost their lives in Cuban plane crash.

Xi condoles death of Cuban plane crash victims
Beijing [China], May 20 : Chinese President Xi Jinping on Saturday condoled the death of over 100 passengers in the Cuban airplane crash.

Cuba plane crash: Black box recovered in 'good condition'
Havana, May 20 : Cuban officials said they have found one of the two black boxes from a plane that crashed near Havana airport, killing more than 100 people, in "good condition".

Toll in Cuba plane crash rises to 110
Havana, May 20 : The toll from Friday's Boeing 737 crash in Cuba, close to Havana's Jose Marti International Airport, has risen to 110, officials said.

Cuba plane crash kills over 100, 3 survive
Havana, May 19 : More than 100 people were killed after a Cubana de Aviacion Boeing 737-200 crashed soon after takeoff from Havana's Jose Marti International Airport, a media report said on Saturday. Three female passengers are in critical condition after surviving the crash.

3 passengers critical after plane crashes in Havana
Havana [Cuba], May 19 : At least three passengers are in a critical condition after a plane they were on-board crashed in Cuba on Thursday.

Cuban air crash: Over 100 passengers dead
Havana [Cuba], May 19 : More than 100 passengers onboard Boeing 737 Cubana de Aviacion are feared dead after the plane crashed on Thursday afternoon soon after it took off from Havana's Jose Marti airport.

Harshvardhan Kapoor learns scuba diving for 'Bhavesh Joshi Superhero'
Mumbai , May 14 : Actor Harshvardhan Kapoor had to learn scuba diving for a few scenes in his upcoming vigilante drama, 'Bhavesh Joshi Superhero'.

Exclusively Cuba Delivers the Real Cuba Experience in the Safest ...
ORLANDO, Fla: Exclusively Cuba offers luxury travel to Cuba, winner of the Excelencias Award for the safest travel destination at the 2018 International Tourism Fair in Madrid. The event hosted tourism professionals from over 10,000 companies and 165 countries.

Millennial Entrepreneurs Invited to Apply for the 2019 NextGen in ...
WASHINGTON: The International Franchise Association (IFA) Foundation announced today it is accepting applications for its annual NextGen in Franchising Global Competition, a worldwide contest that engages millennial entrepreneurs seeking to grow their businesses through the franchise model, and the ...

LIKE APP, A New Incubator for Uprising Social Stars
GUANGZHOU, China: LIKE APP is a new social video platform that has popped up in Russia during the last few months. Hundreds of thousands of teenagers and kids joined this app to show off their personalities in this "magic dreamland", as many Likers (fans of LIKE) call it.

Venture Catalysts commences operations in Dubai
New Delhi , April 26 : In a bid to strengthen their global footprint, Venture Catalysts, a domestic integrated incubator, announced the launch of its operations in Dubai.

Gurkha Wins In Blind Taste Test Of One Of Cuba's Most Reknowned ...
TAMARAC, Fla: Gurkha Cigar's Cellar Reserve was selected as the best cigar in a blind test by Milagros Morales, the Master Roller at the Hotel Nacional in Havana, Cuba. The Hotel Nacional is arguably the most important hotel on the island and Morales has one of the most respected cigar palettes in ...

Venture Catalysts commences Nagpur operations under B.C. Bhartia
New Delhi , Apr. 20 : In a bid to bolster innovation across the country and unlock the entrepreneurial potential in non-metro cities, Venture Catalysts, an integrated incubator, announced the launch of its operations in Nagpur.

Raul Castro's staunch ally sworn in as Cuban President
Havana, April 19 : Miguel Diaz-Canel, Cuba's 57-year-old first Vice President and Communist Party loyalist, replaced Raul Castro as the country's new President on Thursday.

Miguel Diaz-Canel elected as Cuba's new President
Havana, April 20 : Miguel Diaz-Canel was elected on Thursday as Cuba's new President, as the successor of Raul Castro who concluded two consecutive five-year terms in office.

Rajasthan setting up largest start-up incubation hub in the country
Jaipur, April 19 : Move over Bengaluru and Pune. Udaipur in Rajasthan is aiming to set up the biggest start-up hub in the country with a capacity to accommodate 700 newcomers.

IIT-D to invite ideas from Ph.D. scholars to hone next 'Google'
New Delhi, April 17 : The Indian Institute of Technology Delhi (IIT-D) is planning to invite startup ideas from Ph.D. degree holders nationwide to 'incubate' them for becoming the future "Google and Facebook", the Institute Director said here on Tuesday.

Canada's diplomatic kin in Cuba recalled over 'illness'
Ottawa, April 17 : The families of Canadian diplomats serving in Cuba have been recalled as some of them are suffering unexplained brain symptoms, the Canada Press has reported.

Venture Catalysts invests USD 1 mn in Ideal Insurance
New Delhi , Apr 12 : India's first and largest integrated incubator, Venture Catalysts recently invested a sum of USD 1 million in Kolkata based comprehensive insurance management company Ideal Insurance Brokers in its seed round of funding.

Amazon arm to create New-Age tech workforce in India
New Delhi, April 7 : Realising the need to create a workforce for Next-Gen technologies, several tech companies have started accelerators and incubators in the recent past to nurture talent in disruptive technologies in India.

Cisco setting up 'thingQbator' at Thiruvananthapuram
Thiruvananthapuram, April 6 : Global IT networking major Cisco, in partnership with the NASSCOM Foundation, is setting up an incubator for start-ups to nurture and develop ideas in the Internet of Things (IoT) domain at the Indian Institute of Information Technology and Management-Kerala (IIITM-K) ...

6 NASSCOM incubated startups qualify for MassChallenge Israel 2018
New Delhi , Apr. 03 : Premier trade body and chamber of commerce, NASSCOM announced that six of its incubated startups have been selected for the 2018 batch of Israel's MassChallenge accelerator.

Twitter is losing it over Camila Cabello's 'cute' family
Washington D.C. [U.S.A.], Mar. 25 : While the Cuban-American singer and songwriter, Camila Cabello, won the award for Kids' Choice Awards on Saturday, it was her family that stole the show during her win.

Biotech Big Bangs Its Way Into New York City Via Beacon Capital's ...
NEW YORK: Beacon Capital released the introduction of a unique NYC incubator initiative "Beacon Pharma." The Incubator will provide seed funding office, lab and manufacturing space for Life Science companies seeking JV and licensing partnerships to further develop their IP. Beacon Pharma will have ...

Cuba to expand internet despite US 'subversion': Minister
Havana, March 20 : Cuba is set to continue expanding internet access despite the US' new "political programme" aimed at carrying out "subversive activities" in the country, a minister said.

Corporate travel management platform Tripeur raises pre-series A ...
New Delhi , Mar 13 : Shorebird Technologies, the makers of Tripeur, the 3rd generation, end-to-end Corporate Travel Management platform, co-founded by Thiagarajan Rajagopalan and Sajit Chacko raises USD 600,000 in the pre-series A round of funding, led by Japan-based Incubate Fund. Angel investors ...