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Monday, November 19, 2018

Asot Michael Integrity Probe Urged by Former Antigua Atty. General

ST JOHN’S, Antigua — The Integrity Commission of Antigua and Barbuda should investigate the circumstances involving the recent arrest in the UK of former...

Caribbean Disaster Agency Highlights 5 Key Areas of Concern at Meet

(CNS) The region’s disaster management chief, Ronald Jackson, has highlighted five critical areas of focus as the Caribbean Disaster Emergency Management Agency (CDEMA) seeks...

Hearing set for Sunday on Ventose appeal in Barbados vote

From the Caribbean Court of Justice BARBADOS - The hearing of the appeal of Eddy Ventose v The Barbados Chief Electoral Officer is set for...

Building climate-resilient community among matters for CARICOM meeting

Building climate-resilient community among matters for CARICOM meeting From the CARICOM Secretariat Greater Georgetown, Guyana – The Caribbean community’s push to build a more climate-resilient community...

A&B Governor General Pardons American Woman of Ammunition Conviction

2 minutes (CNS) Antigua and Barbuda’s Governor General Sir Rodney Williams, through his deputy Sir Clare Roberts, has officially pardoned American tourist Shannon Martinez of...

St.Vincent & the Grenadines PM Names Son Finance Minister

  KINGSTOWN, St Vincent and the Grenadines– Prime Minister Dr Ralph Gonsalves has handed over the important finance ministry to his son in a Cabinet...

St. Kitts-Nevis engages with Swaziland in margins of CHOGM

St. Kitts-Nevis engages with Swaziland in margins of CHOGM From SKNIS LONDON - Continuing a robust bilateral agenda in the margins of the 25th Commonwealth Heads of Government...

Puerto Rico Population Crisis: Should We Stay or Should We Go?

SAN JUAN, PUERTO RICO - More than 140,000 Puerto Ricans have left the Island since Hurricane Maria hit. And the disaster has set off...

Barbados Sex Industry will Back Natlee, “Morally,” Financially

The organized sex industry of Barbados has announced it is throwing its "moral" and financial support behind one of its own, Natalee "Natlee" Harewood,...

UWI Backs CARICOM in Protest Against EU Tax Haven Blacklist

  KINGSTON, Jamaica – The European Union's Blacklist of countries offering tax havens for foreigners of which four are in the Caribbean has created a...

Citizens will Suffer if Venezuela Defaults

CARACAS, VENEZUELA - Luber Faneitte has lung cancer,the result of smoking since being a teenager, but there's no medicine to treat her. Crime...

Windrush Scandal May Unite UK Black Community

by Funmi Olutoye   The Windrush scandal has cut through the heart of the British Caribbean community. It’s thrown up questions about racism, identity and history....

Rape to Femicide, Latin America, Caribbean Worst Regions for Women

Latin America and the Caribbean are the most violent regions in the world for women, the United Nations said Wednesday, highlighting Central America and...

G7 Summit Underway With Caribbean Leaders Present

QUEBEC,Canada (CNS)-Jamaica’s Prime Minister Andrew Holness and the chairman of the 15-member Caribbean Community (CARICOM) grouping, President Jovenel Moise of Haitia, are among world...

Venezuela Postpones Election by Month, Fears More US Sanctions

The snap presidential election in Venezuela scheduled for April 22 has been pushed back by a month, the National Electoral Council (CNE) has announced,...

IMF Team Finds Barbados in a Bad Place Economically

At the request of the newly elected Government of Barbados, an International Monetary Fund (IMF) team led by Bert van Selm visited Bridgetown on...

OAS Panel Accuses Venezuela of Crimes Against Humanity

WASHINGTON (CNS)- An international panel says Venezuelan officials in President Nicolas Maduro’s government have committed crimes against humanity. Three experts authorized by the Organization of...

Mexican Pres. Won’t Pay for Wall Or Meet Trump

CNN)Mexican President Enrique Peña Nieto has called off an official trip to Washington to meet with President Donald Trump after a tense phone call...

UK’s Own “Dreamer” Issue Causing Hardship to Caribbean Residents of Britain

Commonwealth citizens who have lived in Britain for decades after arriving as children are being made “destitute and stateless” due to the government’s hostile...

UN Teams Helping Dominica Rebuild Safe, Lasting Structures

In the wake of the 2017 hurricane season the United Nations migration agency has been supporting local tradespeople in Dominica with safe construction skills...

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