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  1. Letter: Willie Redhead Foundation responds to Winston StrachanRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | Caribbean News Now!

    ... and high level contacts which your mentioned in your article. The constituency of the Foundation embraces all of Grenada, Carriacou and Petite Martinique, and is not for a select few, as dictated by our common natural and cultural heritage, in this ...

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  2. Commentary: A fascinating man we still don't knowRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Caribbean News Now!

    Trying to decode Nazim Burke, the man who wants to be Grenada's Prime Minister By Hamlet Mark I have watched Naz up close and personal for many years. I have listened to him from afar.

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  3. Grenada PM calls on residents to prepare for zika virusRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Caribbean News Now!

    By Caribbean News Contributor ST GEORGE'S, Grenada -- Grenada's Prime Minister Dr Keith Mitchell called on the people of Grenada, Carriacou and Petit Martinique to be prepared for the transmission of the zika virus that has already spread to Caribbean countries including Barbados, Curacao, Dominican Republic, Guadeloupe, Haiti, Martinique, Puerto Rico, St Martin and the US Virgin Islands. The zika virus is transmitted by the daytime active Aedes mosquito and the common symptoms are fever, rash, joint pain or conjunctivitis .

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  4. Alien fish scares fisherfolkRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Trinadad Express

    ... a fisherman with decades of experience in the waters off the coast of Caribbean islands, including Carriacou and Grenada. In addition to having 'two feet with toes and no fin,' a long backbone, and an almost 'perfect human nose immediately above its ...

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  5. Commentary: In due course, there will be some defections from...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Caribbean News Now!

    By Hudson George As was expected for some time now, another important event took place in Grenada's politics again. The National Democratic Congress under the leadership of Nazim Burke held its party convention January 24, 2016, in the northern parish of St Patrick.

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  6. Commentary: Grenada Constitutional Reform: Unconstitutional actsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 2 | Caribbean News Now!

    By J. K. Roberts Section 38 of the Grenada 1974 independence constitution states that, subject to its provisions, "Parliament may make laws for the peace, order and good government of Grenada"; and Section 23 defines Parliament as consisting of Her Majesty, a Senate and a House of Representatives. J. K. Roberts is not an expert on the professional disciplines highlighted in his writings, but sees himself as having keen and passionate interest in public policies' advocacy and analysis.

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  7. Letter: The death penalty does not save livesRead the original story

    Sunday Jan 31 | Caribbean News Now!

    Dear Sir: The Grenada Human Rights Organisation Inc and its international partner, the Global Alliance for Legal Aid are concerned about the incidences of violent deaths in Grenada, Carriacou and Petite Martinique. The most recent was the murder of an American tourist, 39-year-old Jessica Colker of Atlanta, Georgia.

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  8. St Vincent PM labels Grenadian journalist a paid political operativeaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 29 | Jamaica Observer

    ... He was released without any charges being laid. Mark, who is also an advisor to the Keith Mitchell Government in Grenada, said at the station, he was booked and relieved of his camera and microphone. He said that he was verbally abused by police ...

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  9. Letter: Grenada's changing mission in New YorkRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 29 | Caribbean News Now!

    Dear Sir: Miss Rosemarie Welsh, who had recently been appointed as Grenada's consul general to New York by Prime Minister Keith C. Mitchell, after he closed the consulate after winning the general election, held an invitation only meeting with members of groups and organizations on Wednesday January 27 to introduce herself and meet those invited with the intention of meeting all nationals later at a town hall meeting in Brooklyn. The role of a consul general is to assist and protect the citizens of the consul's own country and to facilitate trade and friendship between the people of the two countries.

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  10. Commentary: Despite the recent crime, Grenada leads the wayRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 29 | Caribbean News Now!

    ... tones of one major media commentator who has never set foot on the island and who did not even know it is "Grenada" and not "Granada", referring to "this one of the safest destination in the Caribbean" as a crime ridden island that tourists should ...

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  11. Commentary: Hail, Sir TimmyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 26 | Caribbean News Now!

    ... policy and planning from the London School of Economics. Most importantly, though, is that he is an old boy of the Grenada Boys Secondary School (GBSS) and shares the same alma mater as his predecessor. Under the guidance of the legendary GBSS ...

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  12. Barmaid, 18, is sacked by her boss after suffering a miscarrriageRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 26 | Mail on Sunday

    Married headmaster, 46, of elite $20,000-a-year private school commits suicide just weeks after his basketball coach abruptly resigned over child pornography investigation EXCLUSIVE: Ex-convict released from jail a month ago after serving 15 years for child rape is being questioned in connection with murder of Atlanta anesthesiologist, 39, on Grenada beach Parents named suspects in disappearance of Idaho toddler from a campsite last July as cops say they have been 'less than truthful' The astonishing moment couple tried to step outside their New Jersey home but found snow had blocked their ENTIRE doorway and left an imprint of the door Back to work chaos after deadly storm Jonas stretches into Tuesday: More than 2,000 flights are STILL cancelled and roads across the East Coast remain jammed with snow 'Sorry to report there was no pizza in sight!' Determined rat filmed tunneling through ... (more)

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  13. Letter: The opening of the Grenada athletic and football stadiumRead the original story

    Monday Jan 25 | Caribbean News Now!

    Dear Sir: As a Grenadian living in New York, I was very happy to see the great achievement of the opening of the new Grenada Athletic and Football Stadium on Saturday, January 23, 2016. Congratulations to the government and people of Grenada, Carriacou and Petite Martinque for having the vision in seeing this project completed.

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  14. Health | Women & Infants Hospital Adds Sonali Pandya as a Breast SurgeonRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 25 | Go Local

    ... her bachelor's degree at Nova Southeastern University and attended Saint George's University School of Medicine, Grenada, West Indies. Pandya completed a general surgery residency at Albany Medical Center before coming to Women and Infants for her ...

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  15. Grenada journalist arrested in St VincentRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 24 | Caribbean News Now!

    ... on Thursday. Mark, who runs Caribupdate News Services and is also an advisor to the Keith Mitchell government in Grenada, returned to the Kingstown protest following his release from police custody on Thursday afternoon after about six hours ...

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  16. Letter: Why is Camerhogne Park in Grenada worth saving?Read the original story

    Friday Jan 22 | Caribbean News Now!

    ... loss also of their political and spiritual heritage." ~ Dwight D. Eisenhower "We can never have enough of nature; Grenada's government must stay true to its word and rule out all public asset sale." ~ Senator Nazim V. Burke When government debt and ...

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  17. Letter: Dismay over PM Mitchell's disregard of Grenadians'...Read the original story

    Wednesday Jan 20 | Caribbean News Now!

    ... billionaire or a Grenadian businessman will result in a single individual having ownership of more than half of Grenada's main tourist attraction -- Grand Anse beach. The Committee to Save Camerhogne Park is a coalition of civil society groups, ...

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  18. Reggae goes to Grenada for new calendar eventRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 19 | The Gleaner

    The spice Island of Grenada is now officially the home of a new pre-Valentine's calendar event called 'Sounds of the Caribbean: The Unveiling'. The reggae, soca and jab event takes place on Saturday, February 13 at the 10,000-capacity Grenada National Stadium, and among the acts billed to perform are Luciano, Also joining the line-up is a galaxy of Grenadian soca and jab stars: Kingman Edson Mitchel 'Ajamu', Wilt 'Tallpree' Cambridge, Hollice 'Mr Killa' Mapp, Marcus 'Lavaman' James, Jarvis 'Muddy' Cuffie, and the quartet responsible for the biggest soca song of 2015, Shell Down - Cloud5.

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  19. 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.

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  20. Letter: Seeking justice in a lawless GrenadaRead the original story

    Thursday Jan 14 | Caribbean News Now!

    Dear Sir: The confusing and tragic death involving people under arrest, and placed behind bars, dying mysteriously in police custody in Grenada, is raising alarm and the issue seems impossible to ignore. Grenadians on the other hand are asking if this is an epidemic that is only getting worse.

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