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  • 30 September 2014 at 15 : 36 PM

    Pastor abducted during church service in East Ukraine

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    Pastor abducted during church service in East Ukraine

      A Seventh-day Adventist pastor is missing after being abducted by gunmen during a communion service last Sabbath at a church in separatist-controlled eastern Ukraine, local church leaders said. Unidentified men carrying machine guns and wearing camouflage burst into the church in the city of Horlivka on September 27 and seized Pastor Sergei Litovchenko, the […]

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  • 30 September 2014 at 14 : 53 PM

    Nigeria Adventist leader says Boko Haram destroyed Adventist church

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    A Seventh-day Adventist Church official in Northern Nigeria said the terrorist group Boko Haram destroyed an Adventist Church last month after members fled the area. The Magar Adventist Church in the Northeastern state of Borno was burned on Saturday, August 23, said Stephen H. Bindas, president of the Northern Nigeria Union Conference, based in Abuja. […]

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  • 29 September 2014 at 19 : 02 PM

    Gimmicky events: media boycott of some companies needed

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    By Lincoln Depradine One of the lessons for me, observing the disturbances in the United States in Ferguson, Louisiana, sparked by the police shooting death of Michael Brown, is how much public and private sector organizations inadvertently hurt their businesses by not having a public relations person or department; or, they suffer by hiring a […]

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  • 26 September 2014 at 17 : 06 PM

    Gimmicky events: media boycott of some companies needed

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    By Lincoln Depradine One of the lessons for me, observing the disturbances in the United States in Ferguson, Louisiana, sparked by the police shooting death of Michael Brown, is how much public and private sector organizations inadvertently hurt their businesses by not having a public relations person or department; or, they suffer by hiring a […]

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  • 26 September 2014 at 17 : 05 PM

    Let’s take more personal responsibility

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    Caribupdate Weekly, Editorial September 25, 2014 The pain of Housing Minister, Delma Thomas, was palpable as she pleaded with Grenadians to refrain from engaging in vandalism. The minister was speaking specifically about the stealing of material and vandalism at the housing units being constructed by the government of the People’s Republic of China. “I really […]

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  • 26 September 2014 at 17 : 51 PM

    The Official Opening of WIPA satellite office in Jamaica

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    The West Indies Players Association (WIPA) officially opened the first satellite office at Sabina Park, Kingston Jamaica on September 25, 2014. Ms. Rochelle Keane, the Office/Communication Manager, did the official welcome and introduction. President and CEO of the West Indies Players Association, Mr. Wavell Hinds was thrilled with the official opening and stressed its importance […]

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  • 25 September 2014 at 17 : 47 PM

    CONFERENCE SHINES SPOTLIGHT ON CARIBBEAN HEALTHCARE FACILITY

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    CONFERENCE SHINES SPOTLIGHT ON CARIBBEAN HEALTHCARE FACILITY

    WASHINGTON, DC (September 24, 2014) – The Caribbean’s newest medical facility was the subject of much interest at the World Medical Tourism and Global Healthcare Congress held in the Washington, DC area this week. At the Caribbean and Island Ministerial Summit of the conference, the invitation-only audience reviewed an exclusive presentation on Health City Cayman […]

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  • 21 September 2014 at 07 : 40 AM

    West Indies makes the most of ICC Women’s Championship matches against New Zealand

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    The West Indies has taken full advantage of its home One-Day Internationals (ODIs) against New Zealand when it surged to the top of the ICC Women’s Championship table and its players making significant movements in the Reliance ICC ODI Women’s Rankings, which were released on Saturday morning. The West Indies won all four ODIs against […]

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  • 21 September 2014 at 06 : 30 AM

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  • 21 September 2014 at 06 : 36 AM

    Professional First Class Franchise System will revolutionize West Indies cricket – Don Wehby

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    Professional First Class Franchise System will revolutionize West Indies cricket – Don Wehby

    Bridgetown, Barbados – Regional business executive and Director of the West Indies Cricket Board Don Wehby, said today that the professionalization of First Class cricket in the West Indies will revolutionize the game in the region. The WICB is about to roll out a full Professional First Class Franchise System in which a cadre of […]

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  • 17 September 2014 at 16 : 50 PM

    GUYANESE AMERICAN AUTHOR WINS FIFTH INTERNATIONAL AWARD

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    GUYANESE AMERICAN AUTHOR WINS FIFTH INTERNATIONAL AWARD

    New Milford, New Jersey – Guyanese American Christian Apologetics author Christopher H.K. Persaud has won his fifth international award. Persaud’s book, The Da Vinci Code Revisited: A Conclusive Refutation of the Widespread, Sinister Lie (Xlibris Corporation, USA, 2013, Revised) earned top marks in the Non Fiction – Inspirational category of the 2014 READERS’ FAVORITE INTERNATIONAL […]

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  • 15 September 2014 at 17 : 15 PM

    WICB congratulates Professor Sir Hilary on UWI VC appointment

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    ST JOHN’S, Antigua – The West Indies Cricket Board has congratulated Professor Sir Hilary Beckles who has been named the next Vice Chancellor of the University of the West Indies. “On behalf of the Board of Directors and the entire West Indies cricket family we extend our heartfelt congratulations to Professor Sir Hilary on this […]

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  • 15 September 2014 at 17 : 10 PM

    CULTURAL CENTERS IN MIAMI AND NEW YORK TO HOST EVENINGS OF EXCELLENCE

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    NEW YORK (September 15, 2014) – The second annual Evenings of Excellence series, sponsored by Wells Fargo Home Mortgage, will be held at the Miramar Cultural Center in the Miami area and Christian Cultural Center in New York this Fall. Organizers confirmed that on Tuesday, October 21, the empowering event will be held at the Miramar […]

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  • 15 September 2014 at 17 : 54 PM

    QUOTABLE CARIBBEAN

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    QUOTABLE CARIBBEAN

    “On this 13th anniversary of the attacks of September 11, 2001, New Yorkers stand united in their remembrance for the thousands of lives we lost, in their gratitude for the heroes who have toiled to keep our city and nation safe, as well as in their commitment to embracing diversity over division. As a first […]

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  • 14 September 2014 at 07 : 25 AM

    West Indies bat first in 500th Test Match; Leon Johnson is 300th Test player

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    West Indies bat first in 500th Test Match; Leon Johnson is 300th Test player

    GROS ISLET, St Lucia – West Indies lost the toss and have been put in to bat on the opening day of the second and final Dhaka Bank Test against Bangladesh on Saturday at the Beausejour Cricket Ground. The match in the 500th in West Indies Test history. Left-handed batsman Leon Johnson made his debut […]

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