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Virus: Cruise Ship with 6,100 Passengers, Crew Refused Entry to Jamaica,...

Cruise ship MSC Meraviglia was blocked from docking in Jamaica on Tuesday Came after crew member who had been to 'a country of...

Haiti: 2 Killed as Police and Troops Fire on Each Other

PORT-AU-PRINCE (Reuters) -Protesting Haitian police officers shot up the army headquarters killing two servicemen and wounding a dozen more during a protest over pay. The off-duty...

5 Women Leading Caribbean Culinary Trend

  by Daphne Ewing-Chow Forbes Women have long ruled the kitchens of the Caribbean, but sadly the restaurants of the region do not depict this norm....

Haiti Tragedy: Orphanage Fire Kills 15 Kids

Aftermath of tragic fire that killed 15 children PORT-AU-PRINCE (Reuters) - Fifteen children died in a fire that swept overnight through an orphanage in Haiti...

Coronavirus: Caribbean Nations Begining to Ban Chinese Travel

KINGSTON, Jamaica – Several Caribbean countries, namely, Dominica, Jamaica, and Trinidad & Tobago, have placed travel restrictions on persons travelling to or from China. The...

Major 7.7 Quake Reported between Cuba, Jamaica

HAVANA (AP) — A powerful magnitude 7.7 earthquake struck in the Caribbean Sea between Jamaica and eastern Cuba on Tuesday, shaking a vast area...

Caribbean American Immigrants Allowed to List Ancestry on Census Form

Felicia J. Persaud   CaribPR Wire, NEW YORK, NY, Tues. Jan. 21, 2020: For the first time in the history of the U.S. Census, persons from...

Haiti Near Top of Food Deprived Nations

PORT AU PRINCE, Haiti (CMC) — The Global Hunger Index (GHI) has ranked Haiti 111th out of 117 countries — an indication of an...

Immigrant Surge: Mexican Officials Close Guatemala Border

CIUDAD HIDALGO, Mexico (AP) — Mexican authorities closed a border entry point in southern Mexico on Saturday after thousands of Central American migrants tried...

PR: Public Health Emergency After Quakes

Guanica, Puerto Rico (CNN) Health and Human Services Secretary Alex Azar has declared a public health emergency in Puerto Rico in response to the...

PR Quake May Cause SKN Seas to Rise

Sea levels around the Federation are expected to rise following A 6.4 magnitude earthquake that shook southern Puerto Rico Tuesday. According to Met Office officials...

Mariah Carey Welcomes 2020 from Dominican Republic

Daily Mail- Mariah  Carey is the first artist to ever score No. 1 singles on the Billboard Hot 100 over a span of four...

More Deaths: 16 Killed at Honduras Prison after 18 Dead in...

At least 16 inmates have been killed in a fight between rival gangs at a Honduran prison, less than two days after deadly violence...

Mexican Border Town Gripped by Fear After 22 Killed in Gun...

A worker cleans up outside City Hall, riddled with bullet holes, in Villa Union, Mexico, Monday, Dec. 2, 2019. The small town near the...

Mexico Horror: 9 US Mothers and Kids Murdered by Drug Gang

Twins Tiana and Titus, six months, died in an SUV with their mother when Mexican cartel gunman opened fire ADVERTISEMENT ADVERTISEMENT   MEXICO CITY (NY Times) — At...

Government repatriates Haitian migrants

Following discussions with Haiti’s government, the United Nations’ International Organization for Migration (IOM), CARICOM Secretary-General His Excellency Irwin LaRocque, the local arm of the...

Department of Statistics Celebrates Caribbean Statistics Day 2019 With Open Day

The 2019 edition of Caribbean Statistics Day in St. Kitts and Nevis was celebrated with an open day aimed at promoting statistics and heightening...

PM Congratulates Sir Tapley Seaton on Honorary Degree

Prime Minister Dr. the Honourable Timothy Harris has extended heartfelt congratulations to the Governor-General of St. Kitts and Nevis, His Excellency Sir S. W....

Growth and Transformation of the Digital Economy Explored

The public and private sectors and civil society convened at the St. Kitts Marriott Resort on Tuesday to discuss the growth and transformation of...

PM Meets with Assistant Secretary General of the OAS

St. Kitts and Nevis’ Prime Minister, Dr. the Honourable Timothy Harris, met with the Assistant Secretary-General of the Organization of American States, His Excellency...

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