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Saint Lucia Carnival is in high gear: It’s the first day of the Parade of Bands. And Prime Minister Allen Chastanet wants us to be safe. Chastanet, writing on his official Facebook post on Monday, wished everyone a fun but safe carnival. “Wishing all the carnival bands, revelers and spectators a safe and enjoyable 2 ...

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(BVI NEWS) — St Vincent native Lennox Da Silva has been slapped with a six-and-a-half year prison sentence for killing his wife at their Greenland apartment roughly two years ago. His sentence is to take effect on the date he was first placed on remand. “You have brought pain and anguish to the family … ...

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(BVI NEWS) — Trinidad & Tobago native Andre Stedman has been sentenced to eight years imprisonment for raping a minor a few years ago. The former security officer who is in his late 50s was also slapped with a 12-month prison sentence for indecent assault. His sentences are to run concurrently (at the same time). ...

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(REUTERS) – U.S. authorities launched small-scale operations to arrest undocumented families over the weekend in a start to President Donald Trump’s plan to deport thousands of immigrants. The multi-day operation was expected to target hundreds of recently-arrived families in about 10 cities who have been ordered deported by an immigration judge. The removal operations are ...

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(TRINIDAD GUARDIAN) — The Joint Con­sul­ta­tive Coun­cil (JCC) has filed a Free­dom of In­for­ma­tion Act (FOIA) re­quest­ing de­tails of the State’s US $71 mil­lion deal with a Chi­nese-based hous­ing con­struc­tion com­pa­ny. New­ly-in­stalled JCC head Fazir Khan said on Fri­day that the FOIA was nec­es­sary be­cause no in­for­ma­tion has been pro­vid­ed to the con­struc­tion in­dus­try about ...

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Prime Minister Allen Chastanet has highlighted the need for safety as Saint Lucians celebrate carnival. In a post on his official Facebook page Chastanet wished all carnival bands, revelers and spectators a safe and enjoyable two days of partying that began on Carnival Monday. “Always remember that your safety and that of those around you […]

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(ANTIGUA NEWS ROOM) — Prime Minister Gaston Browne says Antigua and Barbuda is prepared to acquire further shares in the cash-strapped regional airline but is unwilling to pay an estimated US$44 million being asked by Barbados for the sale of its shares in the airline. The two countries have been holding discussions on the acquisition ...

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(BVI NEWS) — Premier Andrew Fahie has said the initiative to fast-track status regularisation for select expatriate residents has now resumed. The Premier made the announcement on Tuesday stating that the initiative was briefly stopped to make adjustments to his government’s proposed amendment to the Immigration and Passport Act following the recent-held public consultations. “Those ...

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(CMC) — The former governor of the Central Bank of Barbados, (CBB), Dr DeLisle Worrell is urging regional countries to seriously consider using the United States dollar as their national currency, after initially arguing that Caribbean currencies served a crucial purpose when they were first introduced, but they have now become a nuisance in today’s ...

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(VI CONSORTIUM) — FREDERIKSTED, St Croix, USVI- According to the venerable hurricane forecasters at the Colorado State University (CSU), there’s a 44 percent chance that a major hurricane could strike the Caribbean this year. The prediction, released in C.S.U.’s latest forecast on Tuesday, July 9, 2019 is 2 percent above the average of 42 percent ...

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