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Caribbean News – Caribbean Court Reduces Manslaughter Sentence Of Guyanese National

News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. May 11, 2018: The Caribbean Court of Justice, (CCJ), has reduced the manslaughter sentence of a 49-year-old Guyanese national In the case of Teerath Persaud v The Queen, CCJ justices ordered that Persaud’s manslaughter sentence be reduced from 25 years to 18 years with a discount for time already spent in custody. Persaud would ...

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Caribbean News – Caribbean Court Reduces Manslaughter Sentence Of Guyanese National

News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. May 11, 2018: The Caribbean Court of Justice, (CCJ), has reduced the manslaughter sentence of a 49-year-old Guyanese national In the case of Teerath Persaud v The Queen, CCJ justices ordered that Persaud’s manslaughter sentence be reduced from 25 years to 18 years with a discount for time already spent in custody. Persaud would ...

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Latin America News – Canada Warns Against Non-Essential Travel To This South American Nation

By NAN Contributor News Americas, TORONTO, Canada, Fri. May 11, 2018: The Canadian government on Wednesday updated its travel warning on the South American nation of Venezuela. Canada is now warnings its nationals to “avoid non-essential travel to Venezuela.” The government’s updated advisory says this is “due to the significant level of violent crime, the unstable political and economic situations ...

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Latin America News – Canada Warns Against Non-Essential Travel To This South American Nation

By NAN Contributor News Americas, TORONTO, Canada, Fri. May 11, 2018: The Canadian government on Wednesday updated its travel warning on the South American nation of Venezuela. Canada is now warnings its nationals to “avoid non-essential travel to Venezuela.” The government’s updated advisory says this is “due to the significant level of violent crime, the unstable political and economic situations ...

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Caribbean Entertainment – The Life Of This Caribbean Star Is Thrilling Many In Miami

News Americas, MIAMI, Fl, Fri. May 11, 2018:  Caribbean international star, actress, model and singer, Grace Jones, is thrilling many in Miami as the screening of her life captured in a documentary continues at O Cinema in Wynwood. ‘GRACE JONES: BLOODLIGHT AND BAMI,’ directed by Sophie Fiennes, weaves together the layers of Grace Jones’ public and private life, as she ...

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Caribbean Entertainment – Deal For Miss Jamaica Universe

News Americas, MIAMI, Fl, Fri. May 11, 2018: From Miss Jamaica to Miss Shea Moisture, Jamaica’s Davina Bennett, is making news again. Bennett, 22, the second runner-up in Miss Universe 2017, recently signed an endorsement deal with Shea- Moisture, one of the largest, black-owned businesses in the United States. She will be the face of the brand’s new Jamaican Black ...

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Caribbean Entertainment – “Hamilton: The Exhibition” For Chicago

News Americas, MIAMI, Fl, Fri. May 11, 2018: The creators of “Hamilton: The Musical” are bringing “Hamilton: The Exhibition” to Chicago. Show creator, Puerto Rico roots, Lin-Manuel Miranda, says he will be debuting pop-up museum so museum goers can dig deeper into the life of the Caribbean-born immigrant turned US founding father, Alexander Hamilton. The pop-up museum will be housed ...

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Caribbean Business – 8 Things To Know About The PDVSA’s Caribbean Link

By NAN Business Editor News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. May 11, 2018: The big news on the business front this week in the Americas was that U.S. oil firm ConocoPhillips moved to take up the Caribbean assets of Venezuela’s state-run PDVSA to enforce a $2 billion arbitration award over a decade-oil nationalization of its projects in the South American ...

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Latin America Sports – World Cup Football Fever Hits Peru

News Americas, MIAMI, FL, Fri. May 11, 2018: Football fever has hit Peru as it finally prepares to make a grand entry in the 2018 FIFA World Cup after a long gap of 36 years, following a 2-0 win over New Zealand in November last year. Unlike any other year, football fans are beaming with hope, and more and more ...

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Caribbean Sports – Legendary Pakistan Spinner Named Windies Spin Bowling Coach

News Americas, MIAMI, Fl, Fri. May 11, 2018: Legendary Pakistan spinner, Mushtaq Ahmed, has been signed by Cricket West Indies to teach spin bowling techniques to the beleaguered Windies team for a month. The 47-year-old leg spinner, who claimed 185 Test and 161 ODI wickets during his stellar career, is expected to join up with the West Indies squad later ...

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