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CNN sues President Trump and White House for banning reporter Jim Acosta Brexit: time running out as Theresa May claims talks in ‘the endgame’ No access to areas south of Belham Valley Region eyes “vigorous” tropical wave as 2018 Hurricane season near the end 10 Injured as Fly Jamaica Plane Crash Lands at Airport in Guyana
 
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CNN sues President Trump and White House for banning reporter Jim Acosta

CNN is suing President Donald Trump and multiple White House aides for revoking press pass of the news network’s White House correspondent, Jim Acosta. The lawsuit comes less than a week after the White House announced it would suspend Acosta’s “hard pass” in the wake of the reporter’s fiery exchange with Trump at a news […]

Theresa May said at the lord mayor’s banquet that there remained ‘significant issues’ to resolve in the Brexit talks.

Brexit: time running out as Theresa May claims talks in ‘the endgame’

PM says negotiations with EU ‘immensely difficult’ as summit deadline comes under threat Dan Sabbagh, Daniel Boffey and Jennifer Rankin Tue 13 Nov 2018 Theresa May said at the lord mayor’s banquet that there remained ‘significant issues’ to resolve in the Brexit talks. Photograph: Dominic Lipinski/PA Theresa May’s efforts to secure a Brexit deal by […]

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No access to areas south of Belham Valley

Important Notice especially for visitors, tourists and sightseers This will be a setback for tourists on the Windstar Vessel due to arrive on Tuesday, Crafters, and especially taxi drivers who according to DiscoverMNI were urged to be ready!  Further to potential flood warnings – comes this news later in the day The Disaster Management Coordination […]

Region eyes “vigorous” tropical wave as 2018 Hurricane season near the end

Region eyes “vigorous” tropical wave as 2018 Hurricane season near the end

by staff writer Little change in the status of the weather with suggestions it can get worse BRIDGETOWN, Barbados, Nov 12, CMC – Caribbean countries were keeping a close eye on a “vigorous” tropical wave east of the Leeward Islands, Monday,  as the 2018 Atlantic Hurricane season ends later this month. The Miami-based National Hurricane […]

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10 Injured as Fly Jamaica Plane Crash Lands at Airport in Guyana

Caribbean360November 9, 2018     GEORGETOWN, Guyana, Friday November 9, 2018 – Ten people were injured this morning when a Fly Jamaica aircraft carrying 120 passengers and eight crew members made an emergency landing at the Cheddi Jagan International Airport (CJIA) in Guyana. Officials say none of the injuries are life threatening but did not […]

CDB to fund energy project in Dominica

CDB to fund energy project in Dominica

30 October 2018

by staff writer BRIDGETOWN, Barbados, Oct 30, CMC – The Caribbean Development Bank (CDB) says it is assisting Dominica undertake a project to conduct energy audits on 15 public buildings and facilities. The CDB said that Dominica will be also getting assistance the European Union and the United Kingdom’s Department for International Development (DFID). It […]

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Motion against Premier Donaldson Romeo government defeated

Motion against Premier Donaldson Romeo government defeated

30 October 2018

by staff writer  BRADES, Montserrat, Oct 29, CMC – The motion of no confidence against the government of Premier Donaldson Romeo was defeated as expected on Monday after all five government legislators voted to keep the four-year old administration in office. “I wish the PDM (People’s Democratic Movement) well in the next year in office,” […]

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Poll finds majority of Antiguans in favour of replacing Privy Council

Poll finds majority of Antiguans in favour of replacing Privy Council

30 October 2018

by staff writer ST. JOHN’S, Antigua, Oct 30, CMC – The majority of people in Antigua and Barbuda favour replacing the London-based Privy Council with the Caribbean Court of Appeal, according to an opinion poll released here on Tuesday. The poll, conducted by the Barbados-based Caribbean Development Research Services Inc (CADRES) found that 62 per […]

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Foreign Minister urges voters to dismiss petty political difference ahead of referendum

Foreign Minister urges voters to dismiss petty political difference ahead of referendum

30 October 2018

By Linda Straker ST. GEORGE’S, Grenada, Oct 29, CMC – Foreign Affairs Minister Peter David has called on Grenadians to put aside their petty political differences and vote in favour of a referendum that will allow the island to replace the London-based Privy Council as its final court. The referendum is schedule for November 6, […]

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St. Vincent and the Grenadines celebrating 39th anniversary of independence

St. Vincent and the Grenadines celebrating 39th anniversary of independence

27 October 2018

by staff writer KINGSTOWN, St. Vincent, Oct 27, CMC – St. Vincent and the Grenadines is celebrating its 39th anniversary of political independence from Britain on Saturday with Prime Minister Dr. Ralph Gonsalves indicating that the country has made “modest’ economic growth over the past year. Addressing the Military Parade here, Gonsalves said that th3e […]

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Prime Minister Mitchell to take witness stand in corruption probe

Prime Minister Mitchell to take witness stand in corruption probe

26 October 2018

by staff writer ST. GEORGE’S, Grenada, Oct 26, CMC – Prime Minister Dr. Keith Mitchell is expected to be among witnesses summoned to testify in a financial wrongdoings and corrupt practices investigation into the Marketing and National Importing Board (MNIB). The probe is being undertaken by the Office of Integrity Commission and Mitchell confirmed that […]

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DFID to fund next Geothermal phase for Montserrat

26 October 2018

The Department for International Development (DFID) has agreed to fund the next phase in the development of a geothermal power plant on Montserrat. According to the Hon. Minister of Energy Paul Lewis, the agency will source the funding to engage experts to move the geothermal plant development forward. “This expertise could take the form of […]

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Did the Education Minister claim environmental issues for teachers at MSS?

26 October 2018

The Minister of Education, Mrs. Delmaude Ryan was speaking just before she declared open the Montserrat Union of Teachers Convention on Friday, October 5, at the Lookout Primary school convention. Delivering the feature address at the Convention while expressing concern and the government’s desire to have a high number of trained teachers at the Montserrat […]

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Husband awaits outcome after changed guilty plea

Husband awaits outcome after changed guilty plea

26 October 2018

Royal Montserrat Police Service has informed that on October 20, 2018 about 4:30am police officers responded to a domestic dispute report in the Olveston area. On arrival at the scene it was revealed that the parties concerned are husband and wife. At the time the wife was met with a wound to her head. She […]

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Those looking to be masters of this country...

Those looking to be masters of this country…

26 October 2018

…need to be honest about serving For some months we have been trying to get our leaders and people to understand the buy-in to what it really needs to take Montserrat forward, back to the place it once was and beyond; to the place where it was once able to balance its recurrent budget. What […]

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