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Young people across the Caribbean will have a rare opportunity to directly state their concerns to United Nations secretary-general, Ban Ki-moon, when the University of the West Indies (UWI) hosts a UN youth symposium at Cave Hill campus on Friday. The UN chief will be in Barbados for the 36th

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CARICOM says it disagrees with statements that the 15-member regional grouping “has been slow” to deal with the unfolding situation in the Dominican Republic, where people of Haitian descent are being deported from the Spanish-speaking Caribbean country. “I disagree, I fundamentally disagree,” CARICOM Secretary General Irwin La Rocque told the

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The 53 member states of the Commonwealth have pledged to support Guyana in the ongoing maritime border dispute with Venezuela. Commonwealth Secretary General Kamalesh Sharma, sought to assure the government of the groupings commitment on his arrival there on Saturday. Sharma, who met with government officials, said the Commonwealth has

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Nearly 700 people have died from a three-day heatwave in southern Pakistan, as medics battled to treat victims after a state of emergency was declared in hospitals. The majority of the deaths occurred in the port city of Karachi, where Pakistan’s Meteorological Office said temperatures remained at around 44.5 Degrees

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