Archive for June, 2012

Grenada’s Immigration & Passport Dept accepts UN Award

Grenada’s Immigration & Passport Dept accepts UN Award

| June 28, 2012 | 0 Comments

NEW YORK, June 25, 2012 – Grenada’s Immigration Chief believes that the recognition of his department for improved delivery of service is a reflection of the potential of the public service in Grenada. The Immigration and Passport Department of Grenada on Monday received an award as part of the 2012 United Nations Public Service Awards […]

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Return on Investment: Student Services

Return on Investment: Student Services

| June 27, 2012 | 0 Comments

After a fun day at the movies, I happened by the Hallmark store. In the window I saw a mug in the area designated for Teacher appreciation gift items. It read: “Because you believed in us, we believed in us” accompanied by an illustration of children with smiling faces. I thought about those who had […]

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Helping transform the lives of Saint Lucian Girls

Helping transform the lives of Saint Lucian Girls

| June 27, 2012 | 0 Comments

The Florida Association for Volunteer Action in the Caribbean and the Americas, Inc. (FAVACA) has been assisting Sacred Sports Foundation in Saint Lucia with training & technical assistance to help guide, counsel and mentor girls between the ages of 13-25 in a range of life skills in conjunction with their Girls2Womens sports development programmes for […]

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Make way for Caribbean cruises from New York!

Make way for Caribbean cruises from New York!

| June 27, 2012 | 0 Comments

Move over lights, camera and action; make way for Caribbean cruises from New York! So what’s so spectacular about Caribbean cruises from New York? After all there are several other cruise departure ports all over the United States of America, right? Yes that’s right but, it is not by chance that New York City is […]

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Breach: Part 3 of Pilot (The Trap)

Breach: Part 3 of Pilot (The Trap)

| June 27, 2012 | 0 Comments

THE TRAP Nancy  plots to trap her serial cheater boyfriend Oliver by encouraging Aissa to arrange a blind date. Aissa has instructions not to fall for Oliver’s antics but can she?

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St Kitts and Nevis to host major golf tournament in August

St Kitts and Nevis to host major golf tournament in August

| June 27, 2012 | 0 Comments

  Basseterre, St. Kitts,  June 21, 2012 (SKNIS): St. Kitts and Nevis is the place to be for golf players and enthusiasts around the Region when it hosts the 56th RBC Caribbean Amateur Golf Championships which takes place August 06 to 12, 2012. At a press briefing on Tuesday (June 19) Lee Bailey, the vice […]

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Indian rising stars grounded in West Indies

Indian rising stars grounded in West Indies

| June 27, 2012 | 0 Comments

Indian cricket is at a crossroad with some of the big names of the game hanging up their boots in quick succession. There is no longer Sourav Ganguly, Rahul Dravid or Anil Kumble to shoulder the responsibilities now. Time for stylish right-hander VVS Laxman is also running out. In this context the India ‘A’ tour […]

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DJ War – Dancehall Smash Vol. 10

DJ War – Dancehall Smash Vol. 10

| June 26, 2012 | 0 Comments

CaribDirect is pleased to announce the release of Dancehall Smash Volume 10 from London’s No.1 mix tape DJ – DJ War. Dancehall Smash Vol 10 features 72 of the latest and best Dancehall tunes and is available to download free here! . Check out this preview of what you can expect while you wait: Enjoy […]

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Beenie Man Gets Back US VISA

Beenie Man Gets Back US VISA

| June 26, 2012 | 0 Comments

Soon after dancehall superstar Beenie Man’s declaration of his tolerance and respect towards all people, despite religious belief, sexual orientation etc, it was reported that the Doctor has gotten back his United States work permit. After he and four other top dancehall artists lost their United States visas, Beenie Man was granted another visa, however, he was not granted […]

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Thinking about Child Abuse

Thinking about Child Abuse

| June 26, 2012 | 0 Comments

The area of protecting children is an emotive issue and very often when a case hits the headlines it cites the incompetence of the professionals who failed to spot the signs and symptoms of the abusive situation in the family before it was too late. Often there are scapegoats; someone must be blamed for the […]

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