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    November 20

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Dudus Coke flown to US

24 June 2010

CHRISTOPHER "DUDUS" COKE was today whisked out of Jamaica heading for the United States hours after he waived his right to an extradition hearing. Read More


Dudus to appear in court

23 June 2010

KINSTON, Jamaica – Christopher "Dudus" Coke is to appear in court at the Mobile Reserve, St Andrew Thursday under strict security at 10 a.m. Read More

Reverend Miller reports to police

23 June 2010

KINGSTON, Jamaica – The Reverend Al Miller has turned himself in to the police. Read More

CL Financial's chairman quits

23 June 2010

PORT-OF-SPAIN – CL Financial has lost its top director. Read More

US cardinal visits eastern Cuba

23 June 2010

HAVANA – The president of the United States Conference of Catholic Bishops is in eastern Cuba to consult with local Roman Catholic priests and pay a visit to the island’s patron saint. Read More

PM, police union head hold talks

23 June 2010

PORT-OF-SPAIN – Trinidad and Tobago Police Social and Welfare Association president Emrol Bruce met with Prime Minister Kamla Persad-Bissessar on Tuesday to discuss the fourth extension of the term of Acting Commissioner of Police James Philbert. Read More


Guilty dissident freed

22 June 2010

HAVANA – A Cuban court found prominent opposition leader Darsy Ferrer guilty of purchasing black-market cement yesterday Read More

Dudus surrenders

22 June 2010

KINGSTON – Former Tivoli strongman Christopher "Dudus" Coke is in police custody. Read More

Jagdeo, Kamla to hold talks

22 June 2010

PORT-OF-SPAIN – Guyana President Bharrat Jagdeo was expected to fly into Trinidad last night to hold talks with Prime Minister Kamla Persad-Bissessar Wednesday Read More

Fugitive lawman arrested

22 June 2010

NASSAU, Bahamas – The deputy United States marshal who tracked a suspect in a Texas sexual assault case to the Bahamas said yesterday he was shocked to find the fugitive working as a police officer. Read More

Six murders over weekend

22 June 2010

PORT-OF-SPAIN - Six murders across the country over the weekend kept homicide officers busy, sending the murder toll to 250. Three women, one three months pregnant, were among the victims. Read More


Death crash

22 June 2010

PORT-OF-SPAIN – Blinding rain, slippery roads and speed spelt death for two men Sunday when their car slammed into a lightpole along the Uriah-Butler Highway near Price Plaza, Chaguanas. Read More

OECS key in whaling ban issue

22 June 2010

PORT-OF-SPAIN – Six Eastern Caribbean countries may well hold the key as to whether or not the International Whaling Commission (IWC) will overturn the 1986 global ban on commercial whaling and allow hunting in the Southern Ocean Whale Sanctuary around Antarctica. Read More

Gonsalves: Put money in LIAT

21 June 2010

CASTRIES – St Vincent and the Grenadines Prime Minister Dr Ralph Gonsalves is calling on fellow Caribbean leaders Read More

Squatters rebuild homes

21 June 2010

PORT-OF-SPAIN – Hours after the State moved in on squatters at Cashew Gardens and demolished several illegally Read More

Elections next year instead

20 June 2010

KINGSTON – The senate gave approval to two bills postponing local government elections till 2011, on Friday. Read More

Decoy taxis to fight crime

20 June 2010

HAMILTON – Police officers in Bermuda are planning to pose as taxi drivers to try to catch gun-touting robbers in the act. Read More

Call to support regional farmers

18 June 2010

ST JOHN’S, Antigua – Agriculture Minister Hilson Baptiste is calling on decision makers to provide the support to farmers so as to guarantee food and nutrition security in the Caribbean. Read More

Guyana probes NY drug bust

18 June 2010

GEORGETOWN – The Guyana Police Force and the Customs Anti-Narcotics Unit (CANU) have launched an investigation into the 40-pound cocaine bust in New York which originated in Guyana and some suspects have been identified but no arrests have been made, sources said Wednesday.... Read More

Golding plunges in poll

18 June 2010

KINGSTON – Prime Minister Bruce Golding has registered his largest political plunge since taking office in September 2007. Read More

Ex-president announces US$20m Haiti loan fund

17 June 2010

PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti – Former President Bill Clinton is announcing a new fund for Haitian businesses backed in part by the world’s richest man. Read More


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