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St. Thomas artiste Jahman climbs US Billboard Reggae chart

St. Thomas artiste Jahman climbs US Billboard Reggae chart From Kevin Jackson The presence of Caribbean nationals entering the Billboard Reggae Album chart continues.  The latest...

St. Kitts-Nevis top among OECS CIP countries on Henley Passport Index

St. Kitts-Nevis top among OECS CIP countries on Henley Passport Index From Henley & Partners  BASSETERRE, St. Kitts and Nevis — St. Kitts and Nevis is once again...

Dorian Strengthens, Aims at PR, DR

The fourth named storm of the Atlantic hurricane season gathered strength Monday while approaching the islands in the eastern Caribbean Sea, as forecasters warn Tropical Storm Dorian...

Trump Cuts Medical Aid to Puerto Rico

Last week, President Trump intervened to further slash the impoverished island of Puerto Rico of billions of dollars of Medicaid funding. The initial spending bill...

Prime Minister attends Venezuelan President Maduro’s inauguration

CARACAS, Venezuela -- The Prime Minister of St. Kitts and Nevis, Dr. the Honourable Timothy Harris, attended the inauguration Thursday of Venezuelan President Nicolás...

2nd Quake in 2 days Hits East Caribbean

CMC-  — An earthquake with a magnitude of 4.2 rumbled in the Eastern Caribbean early Thursday. The Seismic Research Unit at the University of the...

Peter Virdee does not hold a St. Kitts and Nevis passport,...

Peter Virdee does not hold a St. Kitts and Nevis passport, diplomatic or otherwise  From the Office of the Prime Minister  Exhaustive checks conducted both domestically...

Mexico: 29 Bodies Found in Another Mass Grave

BBC- The bodies of at least 29 people have been found in a mass grave on the outskirts of the city of Guadalajara in...

PM Harris congratulates Mia Mottley as Barbados’ first female prime minister

PM Harris congratulates Mia Mottley as Barbados' first female prime minister From the press unit in the Office of the Prime Minister BASSETERRE, St. Kitts – Prime...

Mexico: 22 Dead in Weekend Gun Battles with Drug Cartel

A damaged pick up marked with the initials C.D.N., that in Spanish stand for Cartel of the Northeast, is abandoned on the side of...

BVI Premier Honors the Late Ralph Telford O’Neal

Ralph Telford O'Neal   STATEMENT BY PREMIER OF THE VIRGIN ISLANDS, HONOURABLE ANDREW A. FAHIE ON THE PASSING OF FORMER PREMIER OF THE VIRGIN ISLANDS HON. RALPH...

US Warns Haitians About Illegal Entry, Barbados Stops No-Visa Deal

PORT AU PRINCE, Haiti – With the increase in the number of Haitian immigrants that have been arrested at the United States border this...

Federation establishes diplomatic relations with Kingdom of eSwatini

Federation establishes diplomatic relations with Kingdom of eSwatini From SKNIS LONDON – In a warm ceremony at the High Commission of St. Kitts and Nevis in London,...

Anguilla, A&B, Monserrat, Grenada Lead Caribbean in Economic Growth

Anguilla tops in growth The Economic Commission for Latin America and the Caribbean (ECLAC) Wednesday said economic growth across the Caribbean region is expected to...

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...

Dominica, Grenada, Saint Lucia, SV&G Get $30.6m Health Emergency Grant

WASHINGTON, August 29, 2019— The World Bank’s Board of Executive Directors approved today a US$30.6 million regional health project to improve regional coordination and...

Olmberg-Soesman named 2017 Caribbean Energy Personality of the Year

  Olmberg-Soesman named 2017 Caribbean Energy Personality of the Year From the CARICOM Secretariat GREATER GEORGETOWN, Guyana - Surinamese Hannah Olmberg-Soesman has won the Caribbean Energy Personality Award for...

Mystery: US Revokes Jamaican Diplomat Visas

 Phillip Paulwell (L), Daryl Vaz KINGSTON, Jamaica – The US visitor’s visas of Daryl Vaz, the Minister without portfolio in the Ministry of Economic Growth...

Haiti LGBT Activist Dies in Mysterious Circumstances

Long-time LGBT+ rights campaigner Charlot Jeudy was found dead on Monday (25 November) at his home in Port-au-Prince, the capital of Haiti. According to his...

Peru: Mourning 2 Teen McDonald’s Employees Electrocuted at Work

Every McDonald's in Peru has been closed for two days of mourning, after two young employees were electrocuted at a branch in the capital,...

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