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Team Jamaica Bickle To Host Annual Party

CaribWorldNews, QUEENS, NY, Fri. Dec. 17, 2010: Team Jamaica Bickle, the non-profit organization that helps to feed and house Caribbean athletes at the annual Penn Relays, will host its annual fundraising party this Christmas. The event is set for 10 p.m. to 4 a.m. on Saturday, Dec. 25th at the Dream Restaurant, (formerly clippers II), 234-36 Merrick Blvd., Laurelton, NY ...

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U.N. May Set Up Panel To Find Origin Of Haiti Cholera

CaribWorldNews, UNITED NATIONS, NY, Thurs. Dec. 16, 2010: Just over a week after a French expert blamed U.N. Nepalese peacekeepers for starting the Haitian cholera epidemic there, the United Nations yesterday said it is exploring the establishment of an international scientific panel to look into the source of the disease. `We are calling for an international panel and we are ...

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`Sweet Mickey’ Warns Supporters Could Hit Streets Again

CaribWorldNews, PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti, Thurs. Dec. 16, 2010: Haitian Presidential candidate, Michel `Sweet Mickey` Martelly, is vowing a return of street protests in Haiti. His comments come as the Haiti Provisional Council plans a recount of tally sheets, a move that does not have the blessings of either Martelly or former first lady, Mirlande Manigat. President Rene Preval for his part ...

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`Sweet Micky` Calls For A New Election In Haiti

CaribWorldNews, PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti, Weds. Dec. 15, 2010: Haitian-born compas musician turned Presidential hopeful, Michel `Sweet Micky` Martelly, wants the election in Haiti to be redone. Martelly, who has risen to hero status in a country devastated by an earthquake, a cholera epidemic and poverty, and whose poor are seeking new hope, says Haiti`s flawed election should be held over in ...

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Cuba Complained Of Jamaican Officials Ignoring Drug Smugglers – WikiLeaks Cable

CaribWorldNews, LONDON, England, Weds. Dec. 15, 2010: Jamaican authorities have been accused of failing to effectively cooperate in stamping down on the smuggling of illegal drugs to the Bahamas and the United States. That`s according to a secret a US diplomatic cable sent by Jonathan Farrar, the US chief of mission in Havana, released on WikiLeaks and published in the ...

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St. Vincent & The Grenadines PM Returned To Power

CaribWorldNews, Tues. Dec. 14, 2010: Prime Minister Ralph Everad Gonsalves was returned to power in St. Vincent and the Grenadines following election there on Monday. Gonsalves` United Labour Party won just eight seats, down from 12 in the previous Parliament while The New Democratic Party and opposition candidate Arnhim Eustace increased its share to seven seats from three. Gonsalves has ...

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U.S. Expects More From Haiti Says Clinton

CaribWorldNews, WASHINGTON, D.C., Tues. Dec. 14, 2010: U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton says the Obama administration expects more from Haiti and is urging the current government to push more to resolve the current political crisis there. Speaking in Wakefield, Quebec, where she was meeting with her Mexican and Canadian counterparts, Clinton warned Haitian leaders on Monday to heed a ...

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Get Ready For The Ian Fleming Airport In Jamaica

CaribWorldNews, KINGSTON, Jamaica, Tues. Dec. 14, 2010: Private jet owners will soon be welcomed to the Ian Fleming Airport in Jamaica. The island`s third international airport has been renamed after the journalist and novelist who created the James Bond book series. The Ian Fleming Airport will now replace the upgraded Boscobel Airstrip, which is mainly used by travelers flying in ...

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Former Haiti CG Sees Interim Govt. As Solution To Current Crisis

CaribWorldNews, NEW YORK, NY, Mon. Dec. 13, 2010: A former Counsel General of Haiti to New York and the current Chairman of the Consortium for Haitian Empowerment is calling for an annulment of the current elections and the establishment of an interim government. Harry Fouche says this is his solution to the current political crisis in Haiti, until fresh elections ...

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Jamaica Police Suspect Shallow Graves Hold Gang Murders

CaribWorldNews, KINGSTON, Jamaica, Mon. Dec. 13, 2010: Police in Jamaica believe shallow graves found at a at a construction site in the southern city of Portmore hold the bodies of victims of gang murders. Cops have so far unearthed three bodies and yesterday said they expect to find more. However, they temporarily suspended the search at the site yesterday. The ...

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