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  1. More Caribbean illegals in line for deportationFeb. 22, 2017, 9:50 PM AstRead the original story

    Yesterday | Trinadad Express

    ... rned with the recent issue related to immigration, and the impact it will have on our citizens and on tourism," said Grenada Prime Minister Dr Keith Mitchell. - CMC


  2. Grenada PM requests Bolt's participation in inaugural Invitation track and field meetRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 20 | Caribbean News Now!

    By Lincoln Depradine TORONTO, Canada -- Grenada's Prime Minister Keith Mitchell has made a special request of his Jamaican counterpart, Andrew Holness to get Jamaica's superstar multiple Olympic gold medalist, Usain Bolt, to Grenada for the inaugural invitation track and field meet on April 8 at the National Athletics Stadium, St George's. Mitchell made the personal request of Holness when the two met recently at a regional meeting in Jamaica.


  3. Caribbean leaders fret over Trump immigration policies1 hour agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 17 |

    Leaders of the 15-nation Caribbean Community have expressed concern that US President Donald Trump's immigration policies could lead to a slowdown in travel to a region dependent on tourism. As Caribbean leaders wrapped up their mid-term summit in Guyana's capital city Georgetown yesterday, incoming Caricom Chairman Keith Mitchell - prime minister of Grenada - said the trade bloc has adopted a "wait-and-see attitude" with respect to America's evolving migration policy and how it affects the region's vital tourism industry.


  4. Grenada celebrate 43 years of IndependenceRead the original story

    Tuesday Feb 14 | Trinadad Express

    Dr Patrick Hosein, Grenada's Trade and Economic Commissioner to Trinidad and Tobago said despite a 10 per cent contraction of his country's economy between 2007 and 2013, Grenada experienced positive and increased economic growth over the past three years. Speaking at Grenada 43rd Anniversary of Independence Thanksgiving Service at the Trinity Cathedral, Abercromby Street, Port of Spain, last Tuesday, Antoine brought greetings on behalf of Prime Minister Keith Mitchell and Foreign Affairs Minister Elvin Nimrod, and lauded the programme of cooperation between Grenada and Trinidad and Tobago, which began during the 1783 Cedula of Population.


  5. Letter: Nazim Burke or Peter David for prime minister of GrenadaRead the original story

    Friday Feb 10 | Caribbean News Now!

    Dear Sir: February 7, 2017, saw Grenada celebrating its 43rd anniversary of Independence in a rather low key and uninspiring fashion. The two female TV presenters were very poor in their commentary.


  6. Caricom Science Award to the diabetes professor is well deserved - EditorialRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 8 | Jamaica Observer

    ... worked along with health planners and providers from the local ministries of health in Antigua, Anguilla, Belize, Grenada, Guyana, Jamaica, St Lucia, Suriname, and Trinidad and Tobago to achieve real and sustained improvements in diabetes care. From ...


  7. Grenada politician's home vandalisedRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 31 | Caribbean News Now!

    ... warming. Read the latest news and information here... By Helen Grenade Caribbean News Now contributor ST GEORGE'S, Grenada -- There are lots of questions surrounding the recent break-in and vandalism of the home of the opposition National Democratic ...


  8. Letter: Nazim Burke clears the air! Has he?Read the original story

    Wednesday Jan 25 | Caribbean News Now!

    Dear Sir: The saga between former deputy prime minister and minister of finance, who's now political leader of the National Democratic Congress, V Nazim Burke, and prime minister of Grenada Dr Keith Mitchell over Burke's application to the Commonwealth Secretariat for employment has taken a new turn. What started in his presentation during the wrap up of the 2017 budget debate, when Dr Mitchell somewhat jokingly commented that, contrary to the rumour published in a local newspaper that he tried without success to block the employment of one Brian Francis with the Caribbean Community , the only person he did not give support to for employment when his opinion was sought by the Commonwealth Secretariat was Senator Burke.


  9. Letter: Time for Keith Mitchell to go! Stand firm, Naz, Grenada supports youRead the original story

    Tuesday Jan 24 | Caribbean News Now!

    ... sea levels brought about by global warming. Read the latest news and information here... Dear Sir: The people of Grenada, Carriacou and Petite Martinique need to rid themselves of Keith Mitchell, Chester Humphrey, Hamlet Mark, Peter David and the ...


  10. T&T theatre to experience a Bajan Invasiona Jan. 17, 2017, 11:18 PM AstRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 17, 2017 | Trinadad Express

    For a second time T&T's creative spaces will experience a "Bajan Invasion". In the '90s, Trinbagonian airwaves were taken over by Barbadian soca artistes, and now T&T theatre will be invaded by actors Sonia Williams and Levi King.


  11. Letter: Keith Mitchell continues to flip-flop - Part 2Read the original story

    Jan 17, 2017 | Caribbean News Now!

    ... sea levels brought about by global warming. Read the latest news and information here... Dear Sir: The people of Grenada who are not happy with the performance of the Mitchell-led NNP government, should file for divorce come next election. Keith C. ...


  12. PM Mitchell Wants Barbadian Authorities To Temper Their ApproachRead the original story

    Jan 17, 2017 | WINN FM 98.9

    Prime Minister Dr Keith Mitchell said today he was yet to receive an official complaint from members of an aggrieved Grenadian family of five who claim they were not only falsely accused of stealing a mobile phone in Barbados, but also subjected to humiliating and degrading treatment by officers of the Royal Barbados Police Force. However, based on what he has heard and seen reported in the media so far of the incident, which is alleged to have involved a strip search of two female members of the Gilbert family, Mitchell has issued a veiled warning to the Freundel Stuart administration that it may need to seriously rein in its law enforcement officers.


  13. Letter: Nazim Burke: A genius with a right plan - Part 1Read the original story

    Jan 16, 2017 | Caribbean News Now!

    Dear Sir: Senator Victor Nazim Gordon Burke, according to his supporters, "is a political genius and a good leader, with a right plan, because he knows how to be political and get things done, while remaining humble and more importantly human, a good and capable leader". This senator and leader of Grenada's National Democratic Congress political party will become the next elected prime minister and will take Grenada and its people to the top, just where it ought to be.


  14. Dr Al Kawari meets Trinidad and Tobago & Grenada prime ministersRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 15, 2017 | The Peninsula

    H E Dr Hamad bin Abdulaziz Al Kawari with Prime Minister of the Republic of Trinidad and Tobago Keith Rowley. Grenadian Prime Minister Keith Mitchell met with H E Dr Hamad bin Abdulaziz Al Kawari, Cultural Adviser at the Emiri Diwan and Qatar's candidate for the post of director-general at the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organisation as part of the candidate's plans to visit several countries, including the Caribbean and South American countries.


  15. Rotary Club of Southport Links makes donation to children's eye test programmeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 14, 2017 | Southport Visiter

    ... A couple of the recipients being fitted for their spectacles. Roxanne Wade is an optician who comes up from Grenada once a week and provides a free fitting service for the children. Meanwhile, the Rotary Club of Formby held it's popular annual carol ...


  16. Carnival Medea Premieres at the Little Carib TheatreRead the original story

    Jan 9, 2017 | Bajan Reporter

    Barbadian actors Sonia Williams and Levi King will join an international cast of actors for the Caribbean premiere of " Carnival Medea - a bacchanal " in Port of Spain, Trinidad. Williams and King will play the roles of Nen/Mama Neza and Tan/Chantwelle in the production, to be presented by Lordstreet Theatre Company and Little Carib in time for T&T Carnival 2017.


  17. Letter: The Mitchell-led NNP government is delivering for GrenadaRead the original story

    Jan 6, 2017 | Caribbean News Now!

    Dear Sir: After reading your published articled entitled: " Why do Grenadians trust the British Privy Council but are afraid of British modern laws " by Hudson George, I decided to take up his challenge to write an article on how I see the politics playing out in Grenada at this moment in time as I complete my ninth week in the country. The country is in danger of entering a period in its political history as a one-party state as the main political opposition party seems to be headed by a leadership that appears to be in no man's land and swimming against the tide.


  18. Government moves to acquire hotel propertyJan. 4, 2017, 8:31 PM AstRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 4, 2017 | Trinadad Express

    ST. GEORGE'S, Grenada, Jan 4, CMC - The Grenada government has recommenced the legal process to acquire the 30 acres property of the 212 room Grenadian by Rex Resort following an oral judgment delivered by High Court Judge Wynante Adrien-Roberts last month. In her December 15th judgment, Justice Roberts ruled that the acquisition could not have been stopped but there was indeed an error in the published acquisition notice originally published in 2016.


  19. Message from GrenadaRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 31, 2016 | Trinidad Guardian

    On November 24, 2016, there was a post-parliamentary referendum held in Grenada in accordance with the provisions of their Constitution that require that a referendum be held in order to amend certain sections of the Constitution. Such a referendum can only be held after there has been a delay of three months between the first and second readings of a bill to amend the Constitution as well as such bills attaining a two-thirds majority in both Houses of Parliament in order to qualify to be put before the electorate for a vote in a referendum.


  20. Letter: Cry cry baby Peter David singing for his supperRead the original story

    Dec 27, 2016 | Caribbean News Now!

    ... and information here... Dear Sir: For many years, specialized professionals have been staying clear from politics in Grenada. Grenada politics has become very muddy and brutal among contestants. Gutter politics in Grenada has been around for a very ...