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Guyana Celebrates 52nd Independence Day

{CNS)- Guyana is marking the 52nd anniversary of its political independence from Britain on Saturday with President David Granger using the occasion to remind nationals...

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...

US Hurricane Aid: A Fraction of What’s Needed?

WASHINGTON, USA - The White House has asked asked Congress for $44 billion in supplemental disaster assistance to help those affected by the recent...

ExxonMobil in 5th Oil Find off Guyana

GEORGETOWN, Guyana – The ExxonMobil Corporation has announced a fifth new oil discovery after drilling the Turbot-1 well offshore Guyana. This is its latest discovery...

Immigrant Caravan Camped at US Border, Trump Says No Entry

Tijuana, Mexico (CNN)- Busloads of Central American migrants arrived in this Mexican border city last week and more are coming. But it will likely be...

International media vital in marketing of St. Kitts and Nevis

Photo 1: A tourist couple hike in St. Kitts. Photo 2: A tourist enjoys herself with one of the...

No Known Deaths in 6.0 Ecuador Earthquake

QUITO, Ecuador - A magnitude 6.0 earthquake struck along the coast of Ecuador Sunday in the same area where a much stronger tremor left...

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...

Antigua PM Criticizes UN, Praises China for Relief Effort

ST JOHN’S, Antigua – Prime Minister Gaston Browne did not mince words when he accused the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) of seeking to...

Pilot Feared Dead, Wife Rescued After Bahamas Plane Crash

NASSAU, Bahamas — The United States Coast Guard is searching for a 57-year-old man after hoisting his wife to safety when the single-engine plane...

Haiti Embarrasses US in Donations for Caribbean Recovery

The Trump Administration appears to be the tightwads of the international community where financial aid for the Hurricane ravaged Caribbean is concerned. More than $2...

Sir Ronald on Press Freedom and Good Journalism

caribbeannewsservice. CNS Editor 7-8 minutes Antigua and Barbuda’s Ambassador in Washington, Sir Ronald Sanders. By Sir Ronald Sanders Reporters Without Borders (RWB) just released its 2018 press freedom report,...

Impeachment Process of Peru’s President Begins

Lawmakers in Peru have initiated impeachment proceedings against President Pedro Pablo Kuczynski over alleged corruption. Opposition lawmakers filed the motion against the president Friday, saying...

Best Fishing Practices being Finalized with UN FAO

(CNS) The Caribbean Regional Fisheries Mechanism (CRFM) has been working along with United Nations Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) to develop a set of...

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...

Missing: Aircraft Wreckage, Bodies Found

CNS- KINGSTON, Jamaica- Rescue teams have found the wreckage of the single engine Cessna 206F that disappeared while on an internal flight between the...

IMF Officials Pleased With Jamaica’s Economic Progress

KINGSTON, Jamaica (CNS) An International Monetary Fund (IMF) delegation has ended a one week visit to Jamaica saying that economic progress is reflected in...

5.3 Strength Earthquake Hits Trinidad & Tobago Area

An earthquake with a magnitude of 5.3 was felt in sections of Trinidad and neighbouring countries shortly before 10 p.m. (local time) on Friday. The...

8-Year-Old Boy Collects More than 1,000 Toys for Puerto Rican Kids

- WOODLAND PARK, New Jersey - An 8-year-old boy from New Jersey is doing his part for kids in hurricane-ravaged Puerto Rico this holiday season. Jayden...

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...

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