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By Eve George Caribbean News Now Senior Correspondent PORT OF SPAIN, Trinidad — A very active rainy season in Trinidad and Tobago has left hundreds of residents marooned in their districts and homes, with just as many seeking shelter on higher ground from massive flooding ravaging the countryside. According to a statement from the ministry […]

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By Caribbean News Now contributor FORT LAUDERDALE, USA — Post-hurricane issues in Puerto Rico have again been highlighted during the senate election campaign in Florida between outgoing governor, Republican Rick Scott, and Democratic incumbent Bill Nelson. When Scott led a delegation of utility providers to Puerto Rico last year to help the hurricane-ravaged island, he […]

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BASSETERRE, St Kitts — Following the recent deployment of Regional Security System (RSS) personnel to reinforce policing in St Kitts and Nevis reports surfaced last week of a severe beating administered by members of the RSS and local police on Wednesday afternoon. A St Kitts resident, identified as Eric ‘Juni’ Thompson, said he was beaten […]

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By Ray Chickrie Caribbean News Now contributor GEORGETOWN, Guyana — It has been more than five years since Caribbean Airlines expressed an interest in launching direct flights from Georgetown, Guyana, to New York, Miami and Toronto and this goal was reiterated on Wednesday in Georgetown during a visit by chief executive officer (CEO) of Caribbean […]

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BASSETERRE, St Kitts — Leader of the opposition St Kitts-Nevis Labour Party (SKNLP), Dr Denzil Douglas, has dismissed the recent release of the results of CADRES public opinion survey by regional pollster Peter Wickham as “an exercise in dupery and unprofessionalism.” Wickham’s press release claimed to have surveyed 1,000 persons across the Federation and concluded, […]

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GEORGE TOWN, Cayman Islands (CNS) — Career diplomat Martyn Roper (53) has been appointed as the Cayman Islands’ next governor after the controversial removal of Anwar Choudhury. However, the formal open recruitment process for the post is reportedly still ongoing and Roper, who is expected to arrive in the islands later this month to take […]

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By Michael L. Jarvis Caribbean News Now contributor BRADES, Montserrat — Amidst the political upheavals of volcanic proportions now gripping Montserrat, a re-energised social activist organisation is positioning itself to play a key role in how the island does politics. Mobilise for Montserrat describes itself is a non-partisan social movement aimed at shifting the balance […]

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ST THOMAS USVI — St Thomas in the US Virgin Islands has been ranked the No. 1 Caribbean destination on Airbnb – with a 600 percent increase in bookings over last year. The territory’s capital, Charlotte Amalie, earned that distinction on Airbnb, a marketplace for home rentals, which has a number of listings in the […]

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By Melanius Alphonse From the mid 70s, the strategic cooperation on ‘the war on drugs’ between western civilization, Latin America and the Caribbean cast a long shadow over the politics, money, social acceptance and change dynamics of cannabis. Cannabis, previously unacceptable, is now mainstream and rewarding, changing the structures and systems that shape lives, neighbourhoods, […]

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