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Major Group for B’dos in the works – Barbados Advocate

Major Group for B'dos in the worksBarbados AdvocateToday we are given the opportunity to develop a strong and coherent Civil Society process on sustainable for Barbados. Based on the information that I have received, the priority issues that we identify today will be taken into account by the ... Continue reading →

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The Hepatitis C virus is the main cause of liver transplant in the world

Share WORLD HEPATITIS DAY, JULY 28th The Hepatitis C is a chronic illness, most commonly transmitted through blood-to-blood contact and it is 5 times more disseminated than the HIV infection. Is a silent illness considered by the World Health Organization … Continue reading →

The Hepatitis C virus is the main cause of liver transplant in the world

Share WORLD HEPATITIS DAY, JULY 28th The Hepatitis C is a chronic illness, most commonly transmitted through blood-to-blood contact and it is 5 times more disseminated than the HIV infection. Is a silent illness considered by the World Health Organization … Continue reading →

Seaborne Appoints New Director of Business Development and Marketing

Share SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico, July 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ – Gary Foss, President and Chief Executive Officer of Seaborne Airlines, announced the appointment of airline industry veteran Hector “Tato” Montanez as the regional carrier’s new Director of Marketing and Sales. In … Continue reading →

Entertainment

‘Live in Levi’s’ campaign anchored in everyday life

Share Tweet This summer, the brand that invented blue jeans over 140 years ago launched a new advertising campaign inspired by ordinary people and everyday situations. There’s a good chance the new Live in Levi’s ad will remind you of … Continue reading →

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Arthur Porter in bizarre battle to keep his luxurious, private Caribbean villa … – National Post

National PostArthur Porter in bizarre battle to keep his luxurious, private Caribbean villa ...National PostWhile Dr. Porter holds a St. Kitts and Nevis passport, acquired through the country's citizenship by investment program, the government there insists he was never a member of its own diplomatic corps. St. Kitts and Nevis Prime Minister Denzil Douglas ... Continue reading →

Sports

West Indies ICC Cricket World Cup Memories – International Cricket Council

West Indies ICC Cricket World Cup MemoriesInternational Cricket CouncilWith a never-ending battery of intimidating fast bowlers, a steady supply of swashbuckling batsmen, astute leadership and an unrivalled will-to-win, West Indies dominated the 1970s era of the ICC Cricket World Cup. … Continue reading →

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Chikungunya Cases In The Americas Close To 475,000

Share Tweet News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Weds. July 30, 2014: As all eyes turn to the Ebola outbreak in three West African nations, the number of chikungunya cases in the Americas continues to climb. The latest update from the … Continue reading

Dominican Republic Citizen Busted With Coke In Laptop

Share Tweet  News Americas, JAMAICA, N.Y. Weds. July 30, 2014:  A traveler had more than a laptop in her computer bag when she arrived at New York’s John F. Kennedy International Airport, U. S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) officers … Continue reading

Narcotics Smuggling Charges For U.S. Citizen Busted On Flight From Trinidad

Share Tweet News Americas, JAMAICA, N.Y. Weds. July 30, 2014:  A U.S. citizen arriving from Trinidad & Tobago on a recent flight into New York now faces federal narcotics smuggling charges. Elkan Barak Durham was ‘sniffed’ out by a U.S. … Continue reading

Colombian Cocaine Smuggler Jailed In U.S.

Share Tweet News Americas, TAMPA, FL., Weds. July 30, 2014: A Colombian man will spend the next 15 years and six months of his life in U.S. federal prison for conspiracy to distribute five kilograms or more of cocaine, knowing … Continue reading

New Type Of Caterpillar Found In Jamaican Sour Sop Leaves

Share Tweet News Americas, BALTIMORE, M.D., Weds. July 30, 2014:  A new type of caterpillar was recently found in soursop leaves found in a Jamaican passenger’s luggage, a U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) entomologist has confirmed. The caterpillar was discovered … Continue reading

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