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  1. Seychelles: Fregate Island Shows Off Its Wild Side to Seychelles Maritime StudentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 |

    Spending two weeks on a remote island in Seychelles is everyone's dream, especially when the island is Fregate, renowned for being a cocoon for the rich and famous. Located 55 kilometres east of Mahe, the most populated island of Seychelles, Fregate has a long list of special inhabitants endemic to the island nation.


  2. Obama, Stop Supporting Martelly and a DEA-Wanted Fugitives In HaitiRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 24 | OpEdNews

    Thousand protesters in the streets of Haiti and abroad want U.S. puppet Haiti president, Michel Martelly, out of the country before February 7, 2016. The G8 opposition have released a proposition for his exile/removal.


  3. Commentary: Why Camerhoghne Park in Grenada has become a big issueRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 18 | Caribbean News Now!

    By Hudson George There is a big uproar in Grenada to save Camerhoghne Park, which is located in the popular Grand Anse tourist area in St George's. Some citizens are saying they are concerned that the government has plans ahead to sell the land where the park is located to a foreign developer, based on the comments made by some top government officials just recently.


  4. FAO: Haiti's cereal production decreasesRead the original story

    Wednesday Jan 13 | World-Grain

    The Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations estimated Haiti's 2015 cereal production at 353,000 tonnes, down 4% from the 2014 drought-reduced level and significantly below the five-year average, according to a Dec. 30 GIEWS Country Brief from the FAO. This is the result of the severe and prolonged dry weather associated with the prevailing strong El Nio.


  5. A life of serviceRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 12 | The Day

    When Sister Carla Hopkins reached the traditional retirement age, she headed to one of the most remote regions of the hemisphere's poorest nation. She was far from ready to relax in an easy chair.


  6. North Korea slams Canada's reaction to pastor's life sentence as slanderRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 22, 2015 |

    North Korea expressed outrage on Tuesday at Canada's "slanderous" reaction to a sentence of hard labour for life for a Canadian Christian convicted of subversion. South Korea-born Canadian pastor Hyeon Soo Lim stands during his trial at a North Korean court in this undated photo released by North Korea's Korean Central News Agency in Pyongyang December 16, 2015.


  7. Seychelles votes in presidential run-offRead the original story

    Dec 18, 2015 | The Daily Star

    Seychelles President James Michel yesterday urged voters to respect results in an unprecedented second round run-off against opposition leader Wavel Ramkalawan on the final day of polls. Residents in the Indian Ocean archipelago voted yesterday in the third day of polling, with Michel facing the first serious challenge to his decade-long rule.


  8. Seychelles: Date Set for Run-Off ElectionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 9, 2015 |

    Seychelles is set for a run-off on 16-18 December after no presidential candidate amassed enough votes to be declared outright winner following elections held in early December. According to final results announced by the island nation's Electoral Commission, incumbent President James Michel of the Parti Lepep and Wavel Ramkalawan of the Seychelles National Party led the first round of presidential polls, with 47.76 and 33.93 percent of the vote, respectively.


  9. Lives in Waf Jeremie, HaitiRead the original story

    Dec 8, 2015 | Xinhuanet

    Image taken on Dec. 7, 2015 shows men unloading a ship that recently arrived from Cayes City to the port of Waf Jeremie, in Port-au-Prince, Haiti. Waf Jeremie is one of the most dangerous and poorest communities of Port Au Prince.


  10. Seychelles: Observers Endorse ElectionRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 8, 2015 |

    A day after results of the presidential election in Seychelles were announced, international observer missions have made known their preliminary observations of how the whole process was conducted. Six international observer missions; the Commonwealth, the African Union Election Observation Mission , three Southern African Development Community groups - the SADC Election Observation Mission , the Electoral Commission Forum of SADC Countries and the SADC Parliamentary Forum and the regional Indian Ocean Commission had sent observers to monitor the Seychelles presidential race.


  11. Letter of the Day: Beach apartheid in Jamaica a polarising forceRead the original story

    Dec 3, 2015 | The Gleaner

    As I sat on their premier beach, Grande Anse, I couldn't help but compare and contrast Grenada's approach to beach management and what I see happening here in Jamaica. Doctor's Cave, Frenchman's Cove, and Bamboo Beach Club are some of our most beautiful beaches that allow you entry once you pay anywhere between J$600 and J$800 per person.


  12. Flamboyant Grand AnseRead the original story

    Nov 9, 2015 | TrekEarth

    Like a carpet of red velvet leading to the pearly white Grand Anse. The Flamboyant Trees are in full, glorious bloom at the end of August.


  13. Witnesses: Pre-election violence flaring up in Haiti slumRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 19, 2015 | The Beaumont Enterprise

    In this Oct. 17, 2015 photo, presidential candidate Moise Jean Charles, of the Platform Pitit Dessalines political party, is carried by supporters as he campaigns in Port-au-Prince, Haiti.


  14. Have a few laughs at Hu Ke Lau in Chicopee while supporting Haitian Health FoundationRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 14, 2015 |

    A night of comedy on Oct. 24 at the Hu Ke Lau will benefit the Haitian Health Foundation, the mission of which is to improve the health and wellbeing of women, children, families and communities living in the greater Jeremie region through healthcare, education and community development. "The comedy night will be a blast.


  15. Popes' Museum to change directionRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 3, 2015 | The Chronicle Herald

    For the last 31 years the Popes' Museum in the small northern New Brunswick village of Grande-Anse has been the only museum in North America dedicated to the papacy - but that's about to change. At one time the museum drew thousands of visitors each summer, but that has dropped to just a few hundred, prompting the board of directors to choose a new direction.


  16. Bicyclists to ride from Maine to Connecticut to raise money for Haitian outreach facilityRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 27, 2015 | The Day

    Dan O'Sullivan was looking for a different type of fundraiser to bring renewed awareness to the capital campaign to rebuild the Diocese of Norwich's Outreach to Haiti facilities destroyed in the 2010 earthquake. O'Sullivan, a lifelong bicyclist, looked at a map of Haiti and devised a plan to imitate what would be a bike ride across Haiti from Cap Haitien in the northwest corner to Jeremie in the southwest tip of the island nation.


  17. Ride To Rebuild: Sacred Heart, GrotonRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 21, 2015 |

    Ride to Rebuild A small team from Outreach to Haiti will start a 6-day, 339-mile bike ride, touching five of the six New England states, on September 28th, to raise awareness and funds in order to rebuild facilities in Haiti. OTH has been in Haiti for almost 30 years serving the poor in Port-au-Prince and surrounding areas with a healthcare clinic, nutrition programs, education programs, developing and maintaining twinning relationships, and cultural immersion trips.


  18. New Brunswick's Popes' Museum to undergo big changes in 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 14, 2015 | The London Free Press

    For the last 31 years the Popes' Museum in the small northern New Brunswick village of Grande-Anse has been the only museum in North America dedicated to the papacy - but that's about to change. It will become a founding cultures museum.


  19. Haitian electoral observers demand investigation into election day chaosRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 9, 2015 | The Miami Herald

    Local observer groups are calling for an independent investigation into Haiti's violence-marred Aug. 9 legislative elections, saying that recent sanctions taken against 16 candidates by elections officials do not go far enough. The observers, led by Haiti's leading human rights group, said the balloting was not only marred by "grave violence" but also massive fraud with ballot stuffing and people repeatedly voting because their fingers were not properly marked with ink.


  20. MINUSTAH chief meets Rwandan police contingent in HaitiRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 25, 2015 | Abiwacu

    The Police Commissioner for the United Nations Stabilisation Mission in Haiti , Serge Therriault, has welcomed the sixth contingent of Rwandan Police peacekeepers ahead of their operations in the Caribbean nation. Thierriault officially met the contingent on July 23, 2015 and during his visit - he commended the government of Rwanda for its commitment to international peace through the deployment of peacekeepers to UN missions.