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Local News

Carnival bacchanal intensified on Tuesday with the Trinbago Unified Calypsonians Organization (TUCO) finding itself facing more legal trouble in the run-up to this Sunday’s National Calypso Monarch Competition finals in Trinidad and Tobago. This comes after the organization made a decision on Tuesday night to disqualify one of the finalists

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Local News

St. Vincent and the Grenadines and the Argyle International Airport (AIA) were featured in the third edition of a textbook, widely-used in colleges and universities in Canada, entitled Introduction to International Development Studies: Approaches, Actors, and Issues published by Oxford University Press in 2016. One Chapter of the book, captioned

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Local News

The Royal St. Vincent and the Grenadines Police Force says a post mortem examination carried out on the body of Randy Lawrence, a 39-year-old employee of Bank of St.Vincent and the Grenadines, concluded his cause of death was due to exsanguination, which is severe loss of blood, and multiple gunshot

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Regional News

Irish telecoms company, Digicel will cut over 1500 jobs in a restructuring that will likely have an impact on operations across the Caribbean and in Central America. According to a report in yesterday’s Irish Times, the restructuring is aimed at overhauling the debt-laden business. The report said that the Bermuda-based

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Regional News

At wits end with the Freundel Stuart administration, the Opposition Barbados Labour Party (BLP) is gearing up to hit the streets for a National March of Disgust and Rally in another two weeks, party leader Mia Mottley announced on Wednesday. According to Caribbean 360 News, she said the March 11

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Regional News

Law enforcers in Trinidad and Tobago are disturbed – not just about the country’s spiraling murder rate but the increasing number of illegal weapons on the street. And according to the country’s top cop, the twin-island republic has the highest number of firearms on the street in the region, with

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International News

Malaysia has requested Interpol to put an alert out to apprehend four North Korean suspects in the murder of the estranged half brother of North Korean leader Kim Jong-Un, Malaysia’s police chief said today. Kim Jong-Nam, who was killed in Kuala Lumpur’s main airport on February 13, had spoken out

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International News

The US government has pushed back the unveiling of a new, updated travel ban until next week. President Trump had said the executive order would be announced this week, but White House officials have now told reporters it is being delayed. The original order banned refugees and immigrants from seven

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International News

Mexico vowed not to let the United States impose migration reforms on it as its leaders prepared today to host US officials who are cracking down on illegal immigrants. Foreign Minister Luis Videgaray sharpened the tone as he prepared for talks following a diplomatic row over President Donald Trump’s hard

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Sports

The West Indies Cricket Board (WICB) has advised that Nkrumah Bonner and Jason Holder were fined, and Kraigg Brathwaite was reprimanded for separate breaches of the Code of Conduct during the Regional Super50 Tournament. Bonner and Holder were fined 25 per cent of their match after admitting to the offences,

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