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UN Claims Hundreds Killed in Venezuela by Govt. Thugs

Venezuelan security forces have carried out hundreds of arbitrary killings under the guise of fighting crime, the UN's human rights body says. In a report,...

For Island States Storm Reconstruction Costs a Bigger Worry than Hurricanes?

In the future Independent Caribbean nations such as St. Kitts and Nevis may have a bigger worry in financing hurricane reconstuction than the storms...

70M people to be vaccinated as part of Vaccination Week in...

70M people to be vaccinated as part of Vaccination Week in the Americas From PAHO Washington, D.C. — More than 70 million people will be vaccinated...

Hurricane Maria Death Toll Revised Upwards

MIAMI (AP) — The death toll from Hurricane Irma’s catastrophic rampage across the Caribbean and the southeastern U.S. has risen to 44 fatalities directly...

America First: USVI Now the Caribbean’s Most Deadly Territory, SKN in...

This may not make US President Donald Trump happy, but he has achieved an America first standing...the highest murder rate in the Caribbean. According...

UWI Needs Debt Relief from Caribbean Governments?

The London based Commonwealth Students' Association (CSA) is backing a call for Caribbean governments to clear debts to the University of the West Indies....

Only Medical Grass Legal in SVG

KINGSTOWN, St Vincent — The St Vincent and Grenadines (SVG) government has no immediate plans to legalise marijuana, Finance Minister Camillo Gonsalves told Parliament...

Consumer Protection in Digital Era is CARICOM goal

    (CARICOM Secretariat, Turkeyen, Greater Georgetown, Guyana)     It is important to consider the protection of the consumer as many persons now engage suppliers in a...

PM Harris Takes Up Position as Head of SKN Commonwealth Delegation

BASSETERRE, St. Kitts, April 19, 2018 (Press Unit in the Office of the Prime Minister) – Prime Minister Dr. the Honourable Timothy Harris is...

US Navy Group Gets Humanitarian Award for Hurricane Relief

ATLANTIC OCEAN (NNS) -- Sailors and Marines attached to the Iwo Jima Amphibious Ready Group were awarded the Humanitarian Service Medal for providing initial...

Cuban President Co-Chairs CARICOM-Cuba Conference

ST JOHN’S, Antigua — Cuban President Raul Castro was in Antigua and Barbuda on an official visit to attend the sixth Cuba-Caribbean Community (CARICOM)...

CARICOM to monitor Grenada’s elections

CARICOM to monitor Grenada’s elections From the CARICOM Secretariat Greater Georgetown, Guyana – The Caribbean Community (CARICOM) has deployed an electoral observer mission to monitor general...

Antigua’s Right-Wing Opposition Has “Hope” of Ousting Left-Wing Labour

Antigua's opposition United Progressive Party’s leader said he’s “feeling the pulse” of the people and knows the party will win the elections and its...

Now Canada Pulls Embassy Staff Out of Cuba

The Canadian government has recalled families of its diplomatic staff in the Cuban capital, Havana. The move comes as 10 Canadians continue to show unexplained...

2017 Third Warmest Year on Record

Scientists from the US National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) and the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) have confirmed that Earth’s long-term warming...

Mystery Surrounds Antigua Minister’s Arrest in Britain

Mystery still surrounds the arrest, questioning and then freeing by the London Metropolitan Police of Antigua Tourism and Development Minister Asot Michael after he...

Silver Airways acquires Seaborne Airlines

Silver Airways acquires Seaborne Airlines to create leading independent airline  From Seaborne Airlines FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla., and San Juan, Puerto Rico – Silver Airways and Seaborne Airlines today announced...

Caribbean: “Pretty but Dangerous?”

“Pretty but dangerous,” is how one Miami attorney describes the Caribbean. The greatest danger in visiting the Caribbean islands might not be the frequency...

Jamaica leads the Most Nations in Murder-Suicides

Jamaican men are killing their spouses and then themselves at a higher rate than men in the United States and most other countries in...

Trump to Puerto Rico

US President Donald Trump, breaking his silence on the catastrophe in Puerto Rico, has vowed federal assistance is on its way and he will...

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