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  • 29 August 2014 at 20 : 08 PM

    St Kitts and Nevis to host Caribbean ICT Week

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    Port-of-Spain. When a high-level group of Caribbean Telecommunications Union (CTU) members meet in St Kitts and Nevis from September 22 to 26 September, the challenge of regulating over-the-top (OTT) Internet-based services will no doubt be a main point of focus. In one important forum, a discussion on OTT services will bring ministers from different Caribbean […]

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  • 29 August 2014 at 20 : 34 PM

    West Indies squad for first Dhaka Bank Test against Bangladesh

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    ST. JOHN’S, Antigua – The Selection Panel of the West Indies Cricket Board announced today a 13-member West Indies squad for the first Dhaka Bank Test against Bangladesh, starting next Friday at the Arnos Vale Multiplex in St. Vincent.   Squad Denesh Ramdin (Captain) Sulieman Benn Jermaine Blackwood Kraigg Brathwaite Darren Bravo Shivnarine Chanderpaul Kirk […]

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  • 26 August 2014 at 18 : 54 PM

    IT’S TIME FOR A CHANGE

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    There is one constant in life, one thing that is guaranteed to happen across the full spectrum that makes up life – change. It remains the only certainty. The ability to change, and to adapt to change has accounted for the advancement of Mankind since creation. Change, however, comes with its perils and must be […]

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  • 25 August 2014 at 16 : 28 PM

    SHOULD ALL POLICE OFFICERS CARRY A GUN?

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    By Neals Chitan For the past few weeks the lenses of international media houses have been trained on Ferguson Missouri where Michael Brown an unarmed 18 year old African American teenager whose dream of becoming an Air Conditioning and Heating Engineer was instantly shattered by the fatal impact of six bullets from the gun of […]

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  • 23 August 2014 at 10 : 58 AM

    Tribute by Dr. Raphael Hall and Mr. Terry Charles of GNYAO To Dominic Paul

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    For those of you who do not know me, my name is Raphael Hall and I am a Childhood Friend of Dominic Paul. I am standing here today with Mr. Terry Charles, the CEO of the Grenada Red Cross and we are here to represent the Grenada New York Adventist Organization (GNYAO), as well as […]

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  • 23 August 2014 at 10 : 32 AM

    Grenada New York Adventist Organization tribute to Mr. Dominic Paul

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    Grenada New York Adventist Organization tribute to Mr. Dominic Paul

    Mr. Dominic Paul passed away in a drowning accident on August 12, 2014. Mr. Paul was a friend and ally of GNYAO who provided discounted imaging services for GNYAO patients during the 2011 Health Mission. He also performed discounted imaging and laboratory services for GNYAO during the July, 2014 Health Mission. Mr. Paul was the […]

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  • 22 August 2014 at 15 : 38 PM

    Of Cricket & Carnival

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    Caribupdate Weekly, Editorial August 21, 2014: This week’s one-day international (ODI) series between West Indies and Bangladesh continues a string of scheduled first-class cricket matches Grenada is hosting. It began with the opening ceremony and matches in the 2014 Limacol Caribbean Premier League. After this week’s ODI matches, England will be visiting next April. The Brits […]

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  • 22 August 2014 at 09 : 10 AM

    West Indies lose toss, batting vs Bangladesh | 2nd One-day International

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    ST. GEORGE’S, Grenada – West Indieslost the toss and were sent in to bat in the second One-day International against Bangladesh on Friday at the Grenada National Stadium here. The Windies are unchanged, but the Bangladeshis have brought left-arm spinner Abdur Razzak in to replace Taskin Ahmed. The home team leads the three-match series, following […]

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  • 19 August 2014 at 21 : 33 PM

    WICB and Gibson agree to mutual termination of contract

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    St John’s, Antigua – Today the West Indies Cricket Board and Mr. Ottis Gibson mutually agreed to terminate their association with immediate effect. The WICB wishes to express its gratitude to Mr. Gibson for his unwavering commitment and professionalism during his tenure as the Coach of the West Indies team. WICB Chief Executive Officer Michael Muirhead […]

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  • 16 August 2014 at 04 : 28 AM

    NATIONAL ADDRESS BY THE POLITICAL LEADER OF THE NATIONAL DEMOCRATIC CONGRESS (NDC) ON CONSTITUTIONAL REFORM.

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    The public is hereby advised that the Political Leader of the National Democratic Congress (NDC), Senator V. Nazim Burke, will address the nation on Tuesday, August 19th 2014 at 8.00 p.m. In his address, Mr. Burke will outline his party’s position on the process of Constitutional Reform now underway in Grenada. The address will be […]

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  • 14 August 2014 at 04 : 39 AM

    Keeping a genuine perspective on life

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    Caribupdate Weekly, Editorial August 14, 2014: - We know it’s very easy to lose a genuine perspective on life during holiday and festive seasons; whether it’s at Christmas, carnival or on some other special occasion or time of the year. And, so, last week – as Grenadians celebrated Spicemas 2014 – of uppermost concern to many […]

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  • 10 August 2014 at 00 : 04 AM

    Lloyd to head new selection panel

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    ST. JOHN’S, Antigua – Legendary former captain Clive Lloyd has been appointed the new Convenor of the West Indies selection panel. This follows a decision of the West Indies Cricket Board not to renew the contracts of members of the current West Indies selection panel. The WICB announced on Saturday that former West Indies fast […]

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  • 10 August 2014 at 00 : 09 AM

    West Indies announce ODI squad for Dhaka Bank Cup Series

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    ST. JOHN’S, Antigua – The West Indies Cricket Board announced on Saturday a 13-member squad for the three One-day Internationals in the Dhaka Bank Cup Series against Bangladesh later this month.   Squad Dwayne Bravo (captain) Darren Bravo Kirk Edwards Christopher Gayle Jason Holder Nikita Miller Sunil Narine Kieron Pollard Denesh Ramdin Ravi Rampaul Kemar […]

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  • 8 August 2014 at 21 : 06 PM

    Squad lists for Regional Women’s Super50 Tournament in Dominica

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    ROSEAU, Dominica – Following are the squads for the Regional Women’s Super50 Tournament which opened on Thursday:   Squads:   BARBADOS: Shaquana Quintyne (captain), Kycia Knight (vice captain), Aaliyah Alleyne, Daylight Byron-Toney, Shamilia Connell, Deandra Dottin, Reshelle Griffith, Malissa Howard, Kyshona Knight, Shalite Lopez, Sherika Lopez, Hayley Matthews, Danielle Small, Charlene Taitt   DOMINICA: Rosilia […]

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  • 8 August 2014 at 21 : 41 PM

    Questions of money & judging: annual carnival rituals

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    By Lincoln Depradine There are a few things that are part of the annual ritual of all carnivals. Among the rituals are complaints about unfair and poor judging; dissatisfaction with government and private sector funding for the festival; questions about the receipt and disbursement of money; poor festival organizing; dissatisfaction with the administration of the […]

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