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Fidel Castro interred in rock

Cuban revolutionary Fidel Castro's ashes were encased in a large granite boulder on Sunday in a ceremony that capped nine days of public mourning and aimed to literally set in stone the legacy...

Castro: renaissance man

His long-winded political rants were legendary. But Fidel Castro also loved burning the midnight oil, the written word, and,

Death of Fidel Castro: World Reaction

"The Chinese people have lost a good and true comrade. Comrade Castro will live forever.”

Fidel Castro dies

Fidel Castro, the Cuban revolutionary leader who built a communist state on the doorstep of the United States and for five decades defied US efforts to topple him, died on Friday, his younger...

Fidel Castro's rare speech saying he's nearing end

Cuban revolutionary leader Fidel Castro delivers a valedictory speech Tuesday to the Communist Party that he put in power a half-century ago, telling party members he is nearing the end of his life...

JFK Assassination: Castro knew in advance!

Fidel Castro had prior knowledge that US President John F Kennedy was about to be killed, according to a new book by a retired CIA analyst.

December 5, 2016
December 5, 2016

Fidel Castro interred in rock

Cuban revolutionary Fidel Castro's ashes were encased in a large granite boulder on Sunday in a ceremony that capped nine days of public mourning and aimed to literally set in stone the legacy...

November 27, 2016
November 27, 2016

Castro: renaissance man

His long-winded political rants were legendary. But Fidel Castro also loved burning the midnight oil, the written word, and,

November 27, 2016
November 27, 2016

Death of Fidel Castro: World Reaction

"The Chinese people have lost a good and true comrade. Comrade Castro will live forever.”

November 27, 2016
November 27, 2016

Castro: An enigma even for death

Fidel Castro was a legendary survivor -- besting what Cuban officials say were more than 600 attempts to kill him.

November 27, 2016
November 27, 2016

Few Interesting Facts

Fidel Castro led Cuba for five decades and was the world's third longest-serving head of state, after Britain's Queen Elizabeth

November 27, 2016
November 27, 2016

Castro, as seen by friends and foes

"From its earliest days, the Cuban revolution has been a source of inspiration for all those who value freedom. We admire the

November 27, 2016
November 27, 2016

No more letters from Cuba

The link between Fidel Castro and football has a name: Diego Maradona.

November 27, 2016
November 27, 2016

A revolution is not a bed of roses

“Condemn me. It is of no importance. History will absolve me."

November 27, 2016
November 27, 2016

GOODBYE El Comandante

The son of a wealthy landowner, Fidel Castro turned his back on a life of privilege to lead a left-wing revolution in Cuba that

November 26, 2016
November 26, 2016

Key dates in Fidel Castro's reign

Fidel Castro, Cuba's former president and leader of the Communist revolution, died aged 90. Here we take a look back at some of the key dates.