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Children of Immigrants Often Hit Hardest by UK Bureaucracy

by Dan Ehrlich Among the cruel injustices endured by many members of the so-called “Windrush Generation,” of particular note are the cases of Britain's stateless...

Google Plans Free WiFi Hotspots for Developing Nations

MEXICO CITY - Alphabet's Google said it will launch a network of free Wi-Fi hotspots across Mexico, part of the search giant's effort to...

Mexico: Key Suspect in Students Disappearance Arrested

Federal police in Mexico have arrested a man they say is a key suspect in the disappearance of 43 students from the town of...

Caribbean can only ‘build back better’ with international support, urgent climate...

  Photo: Former United States President Bill Clinton was a special guest at the conference.  ...

Jamaican Port Set to Become Regional Cruise Hub

Falmouth, Jamaica--TOURISM Minister Edmund Bartlett says the Port of Falmouth in Trelawny is poised to become a model, regional cruise shipping destination, noting that...

Paraguay OKs Extradition of Former FIFA Official to US

A judge in Paraguay has authorised the extradition to the US of Nicolás Leoz, the former president of Conmebol, South America's football confederation. Mr...

Jamaica Seeks Money to Strike Oil

KINGSTON, Jamaica– This island nation could be sitting on oil bonanza but needs money to make the money an oil strike would bring. Two...

Dominica PM Pledges to Use Aid Funds Wisely

Dominica Prime Minister Roosevelt Skerrit on Thursday promised the World Bank that his hurricane battered country would use funds made available to it “wisely”...

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...

Guatemala Volcano Deaths Top 109 as Extent of Tragedy Becomes Known

Guatemalan officials say 109 deaths have now been confirmed from this week's eruption of the Volcano of Fire. The National Institute of Forensic Sciences says...

Just a Routine Arrest: Asot Michael Speaks but Doesn’t Say Much

The now former Antigua Tourism Minister Asot Michael, who was mysteriously arrested and questioned by British police Tuesday when he landed at London's Gatwick...

Former Barbados PM: Election Defeat is My Fault

BRIDGETOWN, Barbados–  Freundel Stuart, the now former Barbados prime minister,  took full responsibility for his Democratic Labour Party’s (DLP) unprecedented defeat at the polls...

CTO Chief: 2018 Will be a Time Of Caribbean Rejuvenation

  BRIDGETOWN, Barbados– "An era of rejuvenation" is what the Secretary General of the Caribbean Tourism Organization (CTO) has termed 2018. Hugh Riley, in a...

Jeffrey Epstein’s Caribbean Sex Base Unveiled

  CHARLOTTE AMALIE, USA Today U.S. Virgin Islands – Ask about Jeffrey Epstein on St. Thomas and rooms go quiet. Some people leave. Those who share...

Guyana to Upgrade Its Water with CDB Loan

The Board of Directors of the Caribbean Development Bank (CDB) has approved a loan of US$1.3 million to assist in upgrading the water sector...

US Immigration Officials Swoop on Caribbean Criminal Illegals

NEW YORK, USA– Nine Caribbean nationals were among 55 people arrested in New York as the United States Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) executed...

Stacy Cox Elected Pres. of Caribbean Hotel Executives Assn.

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico– Caribbean tourism industry professional Stacy Cox has been elected president of the Caribbean Society of Hotel Association Executives (CSHAE) for...

A&B PM Knocks US Foreign Policy, Praises China

Prime Minister Gaston Browne has ridiculed the foreign policy of the United States of America, reducing it to a “plate of food as a...

Trump Name and Officials Dropped from Panama Hotel

The longer Donald Trump spends as US President the more his private business brand seems to suffer. The latest down-turn being in Panama where...

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