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Ashford walks after successful operation

Ashford walks after successful operation

| March 27, 2013 | 0 Comments

TUESDAY MARCH 26, 2013; KINGSTOWN, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines – A few weeks ago a plea went out on behalf of Ashford Richards who were suffering from a spinal injury, which resulted from lifting heavy boxes during the Christmas season. For weeks, his mother was at her wits end trying to raise the needed […]

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Canada imposes Visa restrictions on Caribbean citizens on 9/11 Anniversary

Canada imposes Visa restrictions on Caribbean citizens on 9/11 Anniversary

| September 18, 2012 | 0 Comments

Last Tuesday marked a very cheerless revelation in the lives of citizens from the Caribbean Islands of St Vincent and the Grenadines and St Lucia.  Of all the days in the year, Canadian authorities chose midnight on the September 11th anniversary as the starting date for implementation of formal entry visa requirements into Canada, from […]

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GRASSROOTS CRICKET IS WHERE THE FUTURE WEST INDIAN CRICKETERS ARE, SAYS WICB YOUTH DEVELOPMENT PROJECT OFFICER, FAWWAZ BAKSH

GRASSROOTS CRICKET IS WHERE THE FUTURE WEST INDIAN CRICKETERS ARE, SAYS WICB YOUTH DEVELOPMENT PROJECT OFFICER, FAWWAZ BAKSH

| December 20, 2011 | 0 Comments

Aspiring young cricketers in Grenada, BVI, St. Lucia, Anguilla, St. Vincent, Monserrat, Dominica, St. Kitts and Nevis, and Antigua played friendly games between their communities and clubs, brought together and hosted by the WICB and Digicel. WICB Youth Development Project Officer, Fawwaz Baksh, spoke exclusively towww.digicelcricket.com about the Grassroots Cricket programme, its impact on youngsters across […]

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Jamaica to Host Conference of CARICOM Presidents and GGs

Jamaica to Host Conference of CARICOM Presidents and GGs

| November 18, 2011 | 0 Comments

The Government of Jamaica will host the 14th annual Conference of Presidents and Governors-General of the Caribbean Community (CARICOM) from November 21- 24, 2011 at the Jamaica Pegasus Hotel, Kingston. It will be held under the theme: ‘Building Together for the Future’. Ten Heads of State from Antigua and Barbuda; Bahamas; Belize; the Commonwealth of Dominica; […]

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Regional Parliamentarians Focus on Gender-Based Violence

Regional Parliamentarians Focus on Gender-Based Violence

| November 17, 2011 | 0 Comments

Regional parliamentarians including Antigua & Barbuda Minister of State attached to the Ministry of Education, Sports and Youth Affairs Winston Williams, gathered this week at the Terra Nova Hotel in Jamaica to look at ways in which they can lead policy and community interventions to end violence against women and girls. Themed, “Building Political Will to End […]

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Happy Independence St. Vincent & The Grenadines!!!

Happy Independence St. Vincent & The Grenadines!!!

| October 27, 2011 | 0 Comments

St. Vincent and the Grenadines gained their independence 32 years ago on the 27th October 1979. We hope all Vincentinians around the world enjoy this great day in their history and will be able to enjoy a cold Hairoun beer or some jackfish and breadfruit in celebration! If you love St. Vincent and the Grenadines, […]

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