Suspected Jamaican Drug Smuggler Nabbed Decades Later

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CaribWorldNews, BROOKLYN, N Y, Thurs. Feb. 26, 2010: An accused Jamaican drug dealer who has been on the lam for an alleged Atlantic City murder three decades ago, has been nabbed in Brooklyn, NY. U.S. marshals this week arrested Lorenzo Carter, now 53, in an apartment in Brooklyn, N.Y., for […]

Caribbean Cruise Accident In BVI

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CaribWorldNews, MIAMI, FL, Weds. Feb. 24, 2010: A 24-year-old man from Rochester, New York is dead after a tour excursion accident with a bus carrying a group of Caribbean Princess passengers in Tortola, British Virgin Islands. Caribbean Princess reports indicate that the man, whose name has not been released, was […]

Caribbean Going Backward Not Forward – Scholar

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CaribWorldNews, BRIDGETOWN, Barbados, Weds. Feb. 24, 2010: A former professor at the UWI, Cave Hill campus claims leadership across the Caribbean is going against the tide instead of moving forward. Dr. Rosina Wiltshire made the claims in an address on migration at the UWI, Cave Hill campus. Wiltshire, according to […]

Many U.S. Foreign-Born College Kids Are Caribbean

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CaribWorldNews, BRIDGETOWN, Barbados, Weds. Feb. 24, 2010:  Over  40 percent of foreign students in U.S. colleges are from the Caribbean. That’s according to Education USA. Tim Wright, the organization’s regional educational advising coordinator for Mexico, Central America and the Caribbean, said this week that between 2008 and 2009, the Caribbean […]

Fifth CaribbeanTales Film Fest Opens In Barbados

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CaribWorldNews, BRIDGETOWN, Barbados, Feb. 24, 2010: The fifth Best of CaribbeanTales Film Festival opened in Bridgetown last night with a reception and inaugural screening at the Frank Collymore Hall. The festival is being held for the first time in Barbados by Trinidadian-Canadian film maker, Frances-Ann Solomon. `I am proud to […]

Three Charged In Murder Of Guyanese In Schenectady

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CaribWorldNews, SCHENECTADY, NY, Tues. Feb. 23, 2010: Police in Schenectady are seeking information on the murder of a Guyanese immigrant, the city’s first homicide for 2010. Ganesh Ramgoolam, 23, was shot five times in the upper body around 2 a.m. Saturday on Maple Avenue in Schenectady, police said. Ramgoolam was […]

Congressional Field Hearing On Census for Brooklyn

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CaribWorldNews, BROOKLYN, NY, Mon. Feb. 22, 2010: The Congressional Committee on Information Policy, Census and National Archives will bring a field hearing on the Census to the Caribbean-populated borough of Brooklyn, NY today. The hearing titled: `The 2010 Census: Enumerating People Living in Group Quarters,` is set to get underway […]