Barbados PM To Be Laid To Rest Today

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CaribWorldNews, BRIDGETOWN, Barbados, Weds. Nov. 3, 2010: A gun carriage, bearing the casket of the former Prime Minister David Thompson will leave Downes and Wilson Funeral Home this morning as a country prepares to bury him today. The gun carriage official procession is set to travel along Eagle Hall, Barbarees […]

Tomas – Hurricane Watch In Effect For Jamaica

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CaribWorldNews, MIAMI, FL, Weds. Nov. 3, 2010: A hurricane watch was last night in effect for Jamaica as Tropical Storm Tomas is set to regain its strength and become a Category 2 hurricane today. Last night, the centre of Tropical Storm Tomas was located about 325 miles from Jamaica. Satellite […]

President-Elect Of Brazil Congratulated By OAS

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CaribWorldNews, WASHINGTON, D.C., Weds. Nov. 3, 2010: Brazil`s first female President-elect, Dilma Rousseff, is being congratulated by Secretary General of the Organization of American States, José Miguel Insulza. Insulza congratulated Rousseff, in a letter in which he described last Sunday`s elections as `exemplary elections that reflected the citizens` democratic calling.` […]

Caribbean Media Exchange Joins Hurricane Tomas Recovery Efforts

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CaribWorldNews, SCOTCH PLAINS, New Jersey, Weds. Nov. 3, 2010: The Caribbean Media Exchange is responding to the needs of Caribbean nations and citizens badly hit by Hurricane Tomas, which left death and destruction in its wake last weekend. The 501(c)(3) organization, which produces media symposia on sustainable tourism development, has […]

Caribbean Immigrants Must Vote Today!

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CaribWorldNews, NEW YORK, NY, Tues. Nov. 2, 2010: This is it – D-Day for Caribbean and other voters across the U.S. In an election where hatred and bigotry has dominated the campaign across these United States, it is imperative that Caribbean and other immigrant others especially, and more importantly, people […]

Over 1,200 Homes Damaged By Tomas In St. Vincent

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CaribWorldNews, NEW YORK, NY, Tues. Nov. 2, 2010: As forecasters of the National Hurricane Center last night warned Jamaica, Haiti and the Dominican Republic to watch out for Tropical Storm Tomas, officials in St. Vincent and the Grenadines said over 1,2 00 homes were destroyed by the category one storm […]

U.S. Among Other Country Reps. For Barbados PM Funeral

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CaribWorldNews, WASHINGTON, D.C., Tues. Nov. 2, 2010: A delegation of U.S. officials is among those set to join Caribbean regional leaders and head of the Organization of American States at the funeral for late Barbados PM David Thompson tomorrow. The White House yesterday said the U.S. Presidential delegation to the […]

At Least Five Dead From Tomas Devastation in St. Lucia

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CaribWorldNews, CASTRIES, St. Lucia, Mon. Nov. 1, 2010:  Death and destruction – these are the words being used to describe the mayhem caused by Hurricane Tomas on the island of St. Lucia.   At least five deaths have been confirmed and two families have been reported missing.  Among the dead is […]

UNASUR To Establish A `Democracy Clause`

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By Odeen Ishmael CaribWorldNews, CARACAS, Venezuela, Mon. Nov. 1, 2010: In the aftermath of the action by a mutinous section of the Ecuadorian police to topple President Rafael Correa from power on September 30, South American leaders that same evening hurriedly called an emergency summit of the Union of South American […]