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Caribbean National Claims 2018 Alternative Nobel Literature Prize

By NAN Contributor News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Mon. Oct. 15, 2018: An 81-year-old Caribbean national and author is the winner of this year’s alternative Nobel Literature Prize. Maryse Conde of Guadeloupe, a scholar of Francophone literature and Professor Emerita of French at Columbia University, won the award created to replace this year’s Nobel Prize for Literature. The prestigious literature ...

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This Caribbean National Is A Commonwealth Points Of Light Winner

By NAN Contributor News Americas, LONDON, England, Mon. Oct. 15, 2018: A Caribbean national has been named among the most recent Commonwealth Points of Light award winners. St Lucia’s Chelsea Foster, founder of ‘Girls of A Feather,’ a non-profit organization that aims to empower young women and girls, won for her exceptional voluntary service leading mentoring programs for disadvantaged girls. ...

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West Indies Lose Yet Again

By NAN Sports Editor News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Mon. Oct. 15, 2018: The West Indies cricket side just can’t seem to hold it together as a team. Losing has become almost synonymous with the team much to the humiliation of many of its dwindling fan base. The Windies on Sunday again lost their two-test series, 2-0, in three days ...

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Founder Of Failed Caribbean Fyre Fest Jailed

By NAN News Editor News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. Oct. 12, 2018: The founder of the ill-fated Caribbean Fyre Festival will have to spend the next six years of his life in jail. A judge on Thursday described Billy McFarland, 26, as “a serial fraudster” who had been dishonest for “most of his life” before delivering the sentence. McFarland ...

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Founder Of Failed Caribbean Fyre Fest Jailed

By NAN News Editor News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. Oct. 12, 2018: The founder of the ill-fated Caribbean Fyre Festival will have to spend the next six years of his life in jail. A judge on Thursday described Billy McFarland, 26, as “a serial fraudster” who had been dishonest for “most of his life” before delivering the sentence. McFarland ...

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Founder Of Failed Caribbean Fyre Fest Jailed

By NAN News Editor News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. Oct. 12, 2018: The founder of the ill-fated Caribbean Fyre Festival will have to spend the next six years of his life in jail. A judge on Thursday described Billy McFarland, 26, as “a serial fraudster” who had been dishonest for “most of his life” before delivering the sentence. McFarland ...

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