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Guyanese Guilty Of Killing Ex-Fiancee

CaribWorldNews, QUEENS, NY, Fri. Oct,. 2, 2009: A 39-year-old Guyanese man was this week found guilty of murdering his ex-fiancee. Harry Rupnarine, was found guilty of second-degree murder by a Queens Supreme Court jury for gunning down Guiatree Hardat, 22, on Atlantic Avenue in Woodhaven on May 10, 2007. Rupnarine, a Transit cop, had claimed in his defense that he ...

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Dozens Hold Candlelight Vigil For Slaughtered Haitian Family

CaribWorldNews, NAPLES, FL, Fri. Oct. 2, 2009: Over eight dozen people gathered last night in front of the Collier County Courthouse in Naples, FL, to remember a Haitian migrant and her five children, allegedly murdered last week by her husband and father of the young kids. Six white roses were placed on six empty chairs in remembrance of the victims ...

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CIN TV To Air One Hour Interview With Jamaica PM

CaribWorldNews, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. Oct. 2, 2009: CIN TV, the New York-based platform for Caribbean programming, is set to feature an interview with Jamaica`s Prime Minister, Bruce Golding, this Sunday. The interview, according to officials, will air during the one hour segment of the Caribbean Lifestyle Magazine, on Sunday from 11:30 a.m. on ch.73 in New York City.  Clement ...

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Climate Change Poses Economic Challenges To Latin America And The Caribbean

By Odeen Ishmael CaribWorldNews, CARACAS, Venezuela, Fri. Oct. 2, 2009: The United Nations Climate Change Conference will take place in Copenhagen, Denmark, during December 7-18, 2009. There still remains optimism that this conference will result in the revision the Kyoto Protocol and will produce a framework for climate change mitigation beyond 2012. However, as revealed by the intransigence of some ...

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Clinton For Haiti Today

CaribWorldNews, UNITED NATION, NY, Thurs. Oct. 1, 2009: Former United States president Bill Clinton, United Nations Special Envoy to Haiti, is set to return to the Caribbean nation today. Clinton will kick-off a two-day visit in a bid to boost private sector investment in the impoverished Caribbean nation, the UN said Wednesday. During his trip, he is set to meet ...

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U.S. Diplomat Missing In Curacao

CaribWorldNews, WILLEMSTAD, Curacao, Thurs. Oct. 1, 2009: The search last night continued for a U.S. diplomat who has been missing from his Curacao home since last Friday. James Hogan, 49, was reported missing Friday morning by his wife after apparently going for a walk the night before, Curacao media reports indicate. So far only blood-spattered clothes on Baya Beach have ...

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Is The St. Vincent Constitutional Amendment Bill Flawed?

By Oscar RamjeetSpecial To CWNN CaribWorldNews, BELMOPAN, Belize, Thurs. Oct. 1, 2009:  As November 25  gets closer, the ruling Unity Labor Party administration and the opposition New Democratic Party in St. Vincent and the Grenadines have intensified their campaign to woo the electorates to exercise their franchise — either to vote `yes` to amend the Constitution, or `no` not to ...

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St. Vincent Ambassador Slams Tax Haven Crack Down In U.N. Address

CaribWorldNews, UNITED NATIONS, NY, Thurs. Oct. 1, 2009: The efforts of major and industrialized economies to crack down on so-called tax havens are just an excuse to spread the blame for the global financial crisis on small nations` legitimate attempts at development. That`s the word from Saint Vincent and the Grenadines Ambassador to the UN and son of the island` ...

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Lawyer To Seek Bail For Olint Boss

CaribWorldNews, PROVINCALES, Turks & Caicos, Thurs. Oct. 1, 2009: Will David Smith, the man behind the Olint investment club, be granted bail today? His lawyer, Oliver Smith, is set to try today before the Supreme Court in the Turks and Caicos Islands. Smith has been jailed in the British dependent territory since Tuesday  after he was charged again in connection ...

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