Haitians Call For Preval To Go

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CaribWorldNews, PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti, Tues. May 11, 2010: And estimated crowd of some 2,000 Haitians yesterday took to the streets outside the ruins of Haiti`s National Palace to urge the President to go. The protestors want President Rene Preval to resign, accusing him of using the disaster to benefit himself and […]

Fire Destroys Private Hospital In Guyana

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CaribWorldNews, GEORGETOWN, Guyana, Tues. May 11, 2010: The St. Joseph`s Mercy Hospital in Guyana was yesterday forced to shut down its operations as a fire destroyed the intensive care section of the century-old building. Patients had to be rushed out of the facility, including those with IV in their arms, […]

Antigua Opposition Threatens No-Confidence Motion

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CaribWorldNews, ST. JOHN`S, Antigua, Tues. May 11, 2010: Several weeks after a judge ruled that Antigua Prime Minister Baldwin Spencer and two other ruling-party ministers were improperly elected in March 2009, the main opposition leader is pledging to file a motion of no-confidence. Former Prime Minister Lester Bird has pledged […]

Jamaica Legalizes Casino Gambling

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CaribWorldNews, KINGSTON, Jamaica, Tues. May 11, 2010:  Casino gambling is now legal in Jamaica. The country’s Information Minister, Daryl Vaz, says the legislation allows the government to create the Casino Gaming Commission to grant licenses. He said the island’s deputy governor-general signed the bill this week because Gov. General Sir […]

West Indies Cricket Side Beats Back India

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CaribWorldNews, BRIDGETOWN, Barbados, Mon. May 10, 2010: The West Indies boys bounced back from their loss to Sri Lanka Saturday and brought it yesterday, to whip big wig India in their second Super Eight match of the ICC World Twenty20 tourney. Skipper Chris Gayle again shone for his side, hammering […]

Caribbean Conference On Sustainable Tourism Development Opens

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CaribWorldNews, BRIDGETOWN, Barbados, Mon. May 10, 2010: The 11th Annual Caribbean Conference on Sustainable Tourism Development opened in Barbados last night at the Lloyd Erskine Sandiford Centre with the country`s Acting Prime Minister, Freundel Stuart, serving as the keynote speaker. The opening ceremony from 7 to11 p.m. was infused with […]