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By Edition On Wednesday, February 1st, 2017
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Gay couple in Bermuda takes fight to marry to the courts

HAMILTON – The battle lines are drawn in Bermuda as a gay couple mounts a fight in the law courts to tie the knot in the British Overseas Territory. Bermudian Winston Godwin and Canadian Greg De Roche insist they More...

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By Edition On Wednesday, February 1st, 2017
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Trinidad’s National Security Minister admits there are more than 100 Trinis linked to terrorist activity overseas

National Security Minister Edmund Dillon PORT OF SPAIN – Some 128 Trinidadians have been linked to terrorist activities in other countries, but Trinidad and Tobago is no terrorist state, National Security Minister More...

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By Edition On Monday, January 30th, 2017
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Regulator to decide if major oil company can takeover Barbados government’s fuel facility

The sol group of companies, owned by Barbadian business magnate sir Kyffin Simpson, recently struck a deal with government for the purchase. BRIDGETOWN – It’s now up to the Fair Trading Commission (FTC), to More...

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By Edition On Monday, January 30th, 2017
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US$3 billion investment to create tens of thousands of new jobs in Jamaica

Member of the country’s economic growth council Adam Stewart. KINGSTON –Jamaica stands to benefit from over US$3 billion in investment projects up to 2019, which will create over 25,000 new jobs, with another More...

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By Edition On Monday, January 30th, 2017
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Environmental tax about to take effect in Guyana

The levy will be charged on every non-returnable unit of metal, plastic or glass container of any alcoholic or non-alcoholic beverage or water. GEORGETOWN - Consumers in Guyana are bracing for a possible price More...

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By Edition On Friday, January 27th, 2017
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The Obamas are kicking back in this Caribbean territory

The couple is said to be staying at Sir Richard Branson’s private getaway, Necker island. ROAD TOWN – Former US President Barack Obama and his wife, Michelle, have chosen the British Virgin Islands (BVI) as More...

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By Edition On Friday, January 27th, 2017
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Outspoken US Legislator with Caribbean roots among those fighting Trump’s immigration orders

Congresswoman Yvette Clarke says “this vicious attack on families across the United States cannot stand”. NEW YORK – A Caribbean-American legislator is vowing to fight for immigrants following President Donald More...

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By Edition On Friday, January 27th, 2017
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Haitians in US dreading deportation

NEW YORK - Haitian-born Bernedy Prosper and his son Harold have called the United States for more than a decade now, but deportation is now staring them in the face. A broken Prosper, 52, laments that this is worst More...

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By Edition On Wednesday, January 25th, 2017
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Twelve Haitian migrants found dead in the Turks and Caicos Islands

PROVIDENCIALES - On Tuesday, the bodies of twelve Haitian migrants were found in the Turks and Caicos Islands (TCI), where the search for survivors and other possible victims was expected to resume on Wednesday. More...

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By Edition On Wednesday, January 25th, 2017
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Dominica diplomat arrested in billion dollar embezzlement scheme

TEHRAN - An Iranian man, who holds a diplomatic passport issued by Dominica and is accused of helping to embezzle billions of dollars while Iran evaded international oil sanctions, has been arrested after a lengthy More...