Brooklyn Remembrance Ceremony To Mark Haiti Flag Day

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CaribWorldNews, BROOKLYN, NY, Fri. May 14, 2010: Several Brooklyn organizations and politicians are gearing up to mark Haiti Flag Day this year by remembering the tens of thousands who lost their lives on January 12, 2010. On Sunday, May 16th, two days before the official May 18th Flag Day, several […]

Bringing The Caribbean Together Through Music

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CaribWorldNews, BROOKLYN, NY, Fri. May 14, 2010: A Caribbean American organization is aiming to unite the New York Diaspora this Caribbean Heritage Month through music. The Caribbean American Cultural Caucus in association with Medgar Evers College is set to host a two-day Caribbean Cultural Conference this June 18th and 19th […]

Facebook Page Calls For Jamaica PM To Go

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CaribWorldNews, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. May 14, 2010: Some 182 Jamaicans have taken to Facebook, using the social networking site to send a message to the world: `Prime Minister Bruce Golding Must Resign!.` The page comes just two days after the Jamaican leader, in an about face admission in the […]

Guyanese Indicted In Schenectady Murder Case

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CaribWorldNews, SCHENECTADY, NY, Fri. May 14, 2010: Five Guyanese nationals were yesterday indicted in the February 20th fatal shooting of a fellow Guyanese man. Vishan, 23 and his 21-year-old sister, Angelene Parbhudial, both of whom live at 935 Maple Ave., along with their cousin, Dhanashar `Tony` Persaud, 23, also of […]

US To Issue Redesigned Green Card

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CaribWorldNews, WASHINGTON, D.C., Weds. May 12, 2010: New Caribbean and other legal permanent residents of the U.S. and those with expired alien cards will soon be issued a more secure green card. The U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services said Tuesday that it has redesigned the Permanent Resident Card, commonly known […]

Guyanese Gets Life In NY Court

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CaribWorldNews, QUEENS, NY, Weds. May 12, 2010: A 32-year-old Guyanese man convicted of killing a fellow national to prevent her from telling the court he raped her, will have to spend the rest of his life in prison. Hermant Megnath was yesterday sentenced to life behind bars in the 2007 […]

Jamaica PM Tries To Explain Dudus Lobby

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CaribWorldNews, KINGSTON, Jamaica, Thurs. May 13, 2010: The Jamaican Prime Minister has finally admitted that he knew of attempts to lobby the U.S. government to drop its extradition request for Jamaican national Christopher `Dudus` Coke. Golding acknowledged in the Jamaica Parliament on Tuesday that he had actually `sanctioned` persons in […]

U.S. State Department Officials For Haiti

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CaribWorldNews, WASHINGTON, D.C., Thurs. May 13, 2010: Assistant Secretary of State for International Organization Affairs in the U.S. State Department, Esther Brimmer, is visiting Haiti and Miami, Florida. The May 12 to 14th visit is to support U.S. engagement with the United Nations and multilateral organizations active in the effort […]

Haitian Arrested For Posing As High School Student

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CaribWorldNews, ODESSA, Texas, Thurs. May 13, 2010: A 22-year-old Haitian national who posed as a 16-year-old student in West Texas and led his high school basketball team to the state playoffs last season has been arrested. Police say Guerdwich Montimere, a naturalized U.S. citizen from Haiti, posed as 16-year-old Jerry […]