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PNM grabs local government elections

Trinidad Express:-THE People's National Movement (PNM) won 83 of the 137 seats in the local government elections, against the United National Congress' (UNC) 54. In terms of control of the...

Illness hits LIAT’s bottom line

Antigua Observer:-LIAT pilots have blamed a region-wide flu outbreak and the Zika virus for crew-affected illnesses that the airline said is costing it millions in revenue and affecting thousands...
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Jamaican national expels 45 pellets of ganja

Jamaica Gleaner:-A Jamaican man is now in custody after he reportedly expelled 45 pellets of ganja one day after he was refused entry into Barbados. The Jamaica Constabulary Force’s Corporate...

Antigua: Former Cop jailed for statutory rape

Antigua Observer:-An officer who broke the police’s oath to “protect and serve” has been jailed for 12 years after he was convicted of forcing a 13-year-old girl to have...

Amnesty offers to help Jamaica

Jamaica Observer:-HUMAN rights watchdog Amnesty International has offered to help Jamaica in addressing human rights issues blamed on the State. Amnesty made the offer Wednesday after presenting a copy of...

Barbados: Sandals concessions hurting economy?

Barbados Today:-Former Prime Minister Owen Arthur is contending that tax concessions granted to the Caribbean hotel chain Sandals are hurting the island’s finances, already reeling from a decline in...
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Antigua: Gay men urged to get tested

Antigua Observer:-It was not that long ago that gay people were outcasts in society and now they are being encouraged to come out, not to put their identity on...
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Regional & International Finance & Media Leaders Join Forces to Launch Major Infrastructure Forum...

In May 2014, the incoming President of the Caribbean Development Bank, Dr. Warren Smith, asserted that “over the next 10 years, some US$30 billion will be required to modernize...

Cameraman threatened after filming Portia’s remarks

Jamaica Observer:-A CVM television cameraman and his family is reportedly being harassed following the recent publication of controversial comments made by Opposition Leader Portia Simpson-Miller as she addressed People’s...

Antigua: Soldier accused of break-in at PM’s residence walks

Antigua Observer:-The soldier who was accused of breaking into Prime Minister Gaston Browne’s home in August while he and his family were overseas on vacation, in August, no longer...