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Barbados PM Returns Home

CaribWorldNews, BRIDGETOWN, Barbados, Weds. Sept. 29, 2010: Barbados Prime Minister David Thompson who is battling pancreatic cancer is reportedly back in his native land. Caribbean360 reports indicate that the prime minister returned to Barbados this week some three weeks after he returned to New York Presbyterian Hospital to seek treatment for a clot in the veins around the pancreas. But ...

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HBO Premieres the New Drama Series Boardwalk Empire in the Caribbean

MIAMI, Sept. 28 /PRNewswire/ — HBO Latin America announced that the new, highly anticipated drama series, Boardwalk Empire, will premiere in the Caribbean on Sunday, October 3, 2010. Created by the Emmy®-winning writer of `The Sopranos`, Terence Winter, and produced and directed by the widely acclaimed Martin Scorsese, this roaring `20s drama takes place at the dawn of Prohibition, when ...

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Grenada PM Speaks Up For Cuba, Antigua

CaribWorldNews, UNITED NATIONS, NY, Tues. Sept. 28, 2010: Prime Minister of Grenada, Tillman Thomas, used his address to the U.N. General Assembly on Monday to urge the U.S. to change its tune on Cuba and Antigua. Thomas urged the United States `to do what is right and completely lift the harsh economic measures against the people of Cuba, if only ...

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HBO Premieres the New Drama Series Boardwalk Empire in the Caribbean

MIAMI, Sept. 28 /PRNewswire/ — HBO Latin America announced that the new, highly anticipated drama series, Boardwalk Empire, will premiere in the Caribbean on Sunday, October 3, 2010. Created by the Emmy®-winning writer of “The Sopranos”, Terence Winter, and produced and directed by the widely acclaimed Martin Scorsese, this roaring ’20s drama takes place at the dawn of Prohibition, when ...

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Jamaica PM Calls For UN’s Help In Transnational Organized Crime Fight

CaribWorldNews, UNITED NATIONS, NY, Tues. Sept. 28, 2010: Jamaica`s Prime Minister Bruce Golding has urged the United Nations to approach the troubling issue of transnational organized crime with urgency. Golding used his speech to the United Nations General Assembly Monday to also focus on this issue, which put his country in the international spotlight in recent months following the extradition ...

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Trinidad PM Says International Drug Trafficking Should Be Considered Crime By ICC

CaribWorldNews, UNITED NATIONS, NY, Tues. Sept. 28, 2010: Trinidad and Tobago`s First female Prime Minister, Kamla Persad-Bissessar used her speech to the U.N. General Assembly on Monday to urge that drug traffickers be prosecuted at the International Criminal Court. Persad-Bissessar said urgent international action must also be taken to deal with the issue of international drug trafficking and the perpetrators ...

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St. Kitts Calls For UN Resolution On Violence

CaribWorldNews, UNITED NATIONS, NY, Tues. Sept. 28, 2010: With homicide rates on the rise in St. Kitts and Nevis, across the Caribbean and the world, the islands minister of foreign affairs, Sam Candor, on Monday used his address to the U.N. General Assembly to urge for a UNGA resolution that calls for an integrated approach to all forms of interpersonal ...

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Antigua PM Urges Two State Policy In Mid-East

CaribWorldNews, UNITED NATIONS, NY, Tues. Sept. 28, 2010: Antigua and Barbuda`s Prime Minister, Baldwin Spencer, took on the ambitious issue of the Israeli/Palestinian conflict during his address to the U.N. General Assembly Monday. Spencer insisted that two states living `side by side` is the solution to the Mid-East crisis. He urged that there be direct negotiations with both Israel and ...

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New Trial For Buju Banton As Judge Declares Mistrial

CaribWorldNews, TAMPA, FL, Tues. Sept. 28, 2010: A mistrial was yesterday afternoon declared in the case of Jamaican-born reggae star, Buju Banton, a decision which could force the singer to remain jailed until a new trial date. U.S. District Judge James Moody made the decision Monday after jurors on the 12-member panel sent him a second note saying they couldn`t ...

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Soap Opera Star With Jamaican Roots Among Attendees Of Caribbean Tales Toronto Event

CaribWorldNews, TORONTO, Canada, Mon. Sept. 27, 2010:  Producer and actress in the Soap Opera, the Young And The Restless, Tonya Lee Williams, who has Jamaican roots, was among the attendees of the recent Caribbean Tales Worldwide Distribution Inc. event held in Toronto. Lee Williams best known for her role as Dr. Olivia Barber Winters on the American soap opera was among ...

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