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  1. Letter: Keith Mitchell and his devious do-nothing NNP politiciansRead the original story

    Monday | Caribbean News Now!

    Dear Sir: The New National Party won the general election because the majority of the people of Grenada, Carriacou and Petit Martinique believed in the various promises made by the NNP candidates. The Grenadian people believed then that the NNP would have provided better conditions for developing Grenada's productive energies.

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  2. USAID Launches USD$12.5 million Caribbean Marine Biodiversity Program in CarriacouRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 30 | Bajan Reporter

    ... and the Grenadines' Minister of Agriculture, Industry, Forestry, Fisheries, and Rural Transformation; Roland Bhola, Grenada's Minister for Agriculture, Lands, Forestry and Fisheries, and the Environment; and U.S. Ambassador to Barbados, the Eastern ...

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  3. USAID launches US$12.5 million Caribbean marine biodiversity program in CarriacouRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 27 | Caribbean News Now!

    Christopher Cushing, USAID Director; Saboto Caesar, St Vincent and the Grenadines' Minister of Agriculture, Industry, Forestry, Fisheries, and Rural Transformation; Roland Bhola, Grenada's Minister for Agriculture, Lands, Forestry and Fisheries, and the Environment; and US Ambassador to Barbados, the Eastern Caribbean, and the OECS, Larry Palmer CARRIACOU, Grenada -- In an effort to protect critical marine ecosystems and reduce threats to the region's fisheries and tourism sectors, the United States Agency for International Development has launched a US$12.5 million Caribbean Marine Biodiversity Program to promote conservation in high priority areas across the Caribbean.

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  4. Letter: Grenada's disrespectful senator in the Prime Minister's OfficeRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 26 | Caribbean News Now!

    Dear Sir: Politics and politicians in Grenada under the stewardship of Prime Minister Mitchell have sunk to an all time low. I want to bring to the attention of the Governor General Dame Cecile La Grenade, Prime Minister Keith Mitchell, the Speaker of the House of Representatives, President of the Senate, members of Cabinet, citizens of Grenada both at home and in the Diaspora, regional and international organizations, the level of disrespect shown by senator Sheldon Scott on an ordinary law abiding taxpayer in Grenada.

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  5. Letter: A colossal failure, F for Brenda HoodRead the original story

    Friday Aug 21 | Caribbean News Now!

    Dear Sir: Spice Mas is Grenada's premier national cultural event. Under the administration of Tillman Thomas Spice Mas took a new dimension with the establishment of the Spice Mas Committee .

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  6. Grenadian 'diaspora' ambassador to be moved from New York to TorontoRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 21 | Caribbean News Now!

    ... latest news and information here... By Caribbean News Now contributor NEW YORK, USA -- Derrick James, described as Grenada's "Ambassador to the United Nations for Humanitarian and Diaspora Affairs", is to be transferred to Canada, apparently as ...

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  7. Regional journalists get lessons from Grenada PMRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 18 | Jamaica Observer

    ST GEORGE'S, Grenada - The Barbados-based Caribbean Broadcasting Union began its 46th annual general assembly here yesterday with Grenada's Prime Minister Dr Keith Mitchell urging regional media companies to fully understand their role as providers of information in the public good. "The challenge of your role in regional development is likely second only to that of the politician.

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  8. Paterson's Origin StoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 17 | Albany Times Union

    ... Carolina on his mother's side. His father was Afro-Jamaican, with roots in Carriacou, the largest island in the Grenada Grenadines. A DNA test of the former governor's blood, which was the focus of the extended TV interview with then-host Susan ...

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  9. Letter: Who's better for Grenada, Keith or Kamla?Read the original story

    Sunday Aug 16 | Caribbean News Now!

    ... leader of the UNC. The entire region and international community is already aware of the state of affairs in Grenada under Keith Mitchell and so there is absolutely no merit on writing about him as it relates to who is better for Grenada. Keith ...

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  10. Former NY governor claims hitherto unknown Trinidad ancestryRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 16 | Caribbean News Now!

    Also, for the convenience of our readers and the online community generally, we have reproduced the complete Caribbean Net News archives from 2004 to 2010 here . The Caribbean is especially vulnerable to rising sea levels brought about by global warming.

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  11. Letter: Peter David and Derek James, the faces of hypocrisy and betrayalRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 7 | Caribbean News Now!

    ... Derek James is wracked with jealousy of Keith Mitchell's outsized success. Instead of selling Mitchell's book on Grenada Day in New York, where thousands of Grenadians and other Caribbean nationals had gathered to celebrate, it is alleged that James ...

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  12. Letter: Reform, revamp and support the Royal Grenada Police ForceRead the original story

    Monday Aug 3 | Caribbean News Now!

    Dear Sir: The Royal Grenada Police Force is in a state of serious crisis. Following the victory of the National Democratic Congress in July 2008 Tillman Thomas embarked on a policy to de-politicize the RGPF.

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  13. Letter: Sexual intimidation and harassment within the NNP government in GrenadaRead the original story

    Jul 26, 2015 | Caribbean News Now!

    ... poor government, limited employment opportunities, sexual intimidation and harassment and poor resources. In Grenada, leaders also need to appreciate another strong and disturbing pattern evident among politicians and our female teenagers. We need ...

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  14. Letter: Growth is the keyRead the original story

    Jul 23, 2015 | Caribbean News Now!

    Dear Sir: The prime minister of Grenada Keith Mitchell went on a recent visit to North America and Europe. From published articles, he met Grenadians in both New York, USA; Toronto, Canada, and in Hammersmith, London, England.

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  15. Commentary: Grenada Constitutional Reform: United Nations positionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 20, 2015 | Caribbean News Now!

    By J. K. Roberts The United Nations Development Programme has been associated with the Grenada Constitution Reform Project in one form or another over the past years. Together with the Organisation of American States , the UNDP has provided financial and technical assistance and has also opened to Grenada international experts in constitutional law and legal reforms, as well as mechanisms for good governance and participatory democracy with the inclusion of civil society.

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  16. Cuba's good tourism fortune could be bad news for rest of CaribbeanRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 20, 2015 | The Miami Herald

    ... the U.S. market for most goods from 17 beneficiary countries. "We really believe we're not going to be hurt by it," Grenada Prime Minister Keith Mitchell said recently during a panel on Caribbean issues at the Toronto Global Forum. Mitchell, who ...

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  17. Canada agrees to review visa requirement for Grenadian citizensRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 14, 2015 | Caribbean News Now!

    ST GEORGE'S, Grenada -- The Canadian government has agreed to look into addressing the visa requirement for Grenadian citizens to enter Canada. This was the highlight of a meeting between Prime Minister Dr Keith Mitchell and Canada's Prime Minister Stephen Harper, which took place on July 10 on the margins of the Toronto Global Forum, in which the Grenadian leader participated.

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  18. Letter: Unemployment is down in Grenada, says Prime Minister Keith MitchellRead the original story

    Jul 13, 2015 | Caribbean News Now!

    Dear Sir: Dirty politics is poisoning Grenada's political environment. Grenada's Prime Minister Keith C. Mitchell had constructed an easy-going and relaxed public image just before his last election victory.

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  19. Letter: Derrick James has his own agenda for sidelining the original NNP Ny support chapterRead the original story

    Jul 9, 2015 | Caribbean News Now!

    Dear Sir: It is not in Prime Minister Keith Mitchell's best interest to allow Derrick James to sideline his former supporters who directly fought to get Mitchell elected into public office. Those members should be praised for their devotion to duty and remarkable valor.

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  20. Caribbean tourism feels winds of change from CubaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 9, 2015 | The Miami Herald

    ... the U.S. market for most goods from 17 beneficiary countries. "We really believe we're not going to be hurt by it," Grenada Prime Minister Keith Mitchell said Thursday during a panel on Caribbean issues at the Toronto Global Forum. Mitchell, who ...

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