Cuba (Portuguese pronunciation:[ˈkuβɐ]) is a town and municipality in the District of Beja in Portugal. The population in 2011 was 4,878, in an area of 172.09km².
It is historically known in Portugal as being the birthplace of Christopher Columbus. (In: Mascarenhas Barreto "Colombo Português: Provas Documentais"), and a statue honouring him can be seen on the city centre.
The current mayor (since 2013) is João Português. The municipal holiday is Monday after Easter.
Administratively, the municipality is divided into 4 civil parishes (freguesias):
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Biden administration announced Monday that it will expand flights to Cuba, take steps to loosen restrictions on U.S ... Former PresidentDonald Trump had increased sanctions against Cuba, including the cancellation of permits to send remittances and the punishment of oil tankers bound for the island ... diplomatic presence in Cuba.
Lavastida uses his art to document human rights abuses in Cuba and to criticise Cuban authorities. Lavastida pushes boundaries of censorship in Cuba and highlights the distinctly Cuban spirit of cultural resistance ... He believes this is part of a greater trend of censorship in Cuba.
HAVANA (AP) — The death toll of a powerful explosion at a luxury hotel in Cuba's capital increased to 31 Sunday evening as search crews with dogs hunted through the rubble of the iconic, 19th century building looking for people still missing ... to their families in Cuba ... Trending Recipe Videos.
HAVANA (AP) — Search crews with dogs hunted through the ruins of a luxury hotel in Cuba's capital Sunday for survivors of an apparent gas explosion and officials raised the number of known dead to 30 ... Even before the coronavirus pandemic kept tourists away from Cuba, the country was struggling with tightened sanctions imposed by former U.S.
HAVANA (AP) — Crews worked through a second night searching for victims of a hotel explosion that killed at least 27 people in Cuba’s capital and left more than a dozen missing amid the rubble ... Even before the coronavirus pandemic kept tourists away from Cuba, the country was struggling with tightened sanctions imposed by former U.S.
HAVANA (AP) — Search crews with dogs on Sunday hunted through the ruins of a luxury hotel in Cuba’s capital for survivors of a devastating explosion while officials raised the number of known dead to 30 ... to their families in Cuba ... PresidentJoe Biden that Cuba not be excluded from the Summit of the Americas it will host in Los Angeles in June.
A powerful explosion at a luxury hotel in central Havana has killed at least 22 people, with 64 people injured, the Cuban PresidentialOffice said in an update on Saturday. PresidentMiguel Diaz-Canel, who visited the site of the blast and a local hospital, said ... Also Read. Blast rocks gold mine in Burkina Faso, 59 dead ... Cuba. Trending now ... .
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He demanded decisions by the General Assembly, including the blockage against the Cuba embargo, to be fulfilled ... The representative of Cuba said that the mandate of the General Assembly related to peace and security has been severely undermined because of the growing trend in the Security Council to usurp its functions.