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  1. Letter: The Grenada prime minister's attack on farmersRead the original story

    20 hrs ago | Caribbean News Now!

    Dear Sir: Roland Bhola, the minister of agriculture in Grenada, has called on farmers who had received some kind of financial assistance from government programs that lent them money, to repay their debt or face legal action. The question to be asked is how are the Grenadian farmers going to repay their debt when the country has no money? Everyone knows the ministers of Keith Mitchell's NNP government have no 'say' or control in what goes on in their ministries.

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  2. Pope Francis Receives Prime Minister of GrenadaRead the original story

    Thursday | DFW Catholic

    Pope Francis today received Grenada's Prime Minister Keith Mitchell who was accompanied by his wife, son and mother. The meeting between Mitchell and Pope Francis lasted 25 minutes in the library of the Vatican Apostolic Palace.

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  3. Pope receives Grenada's leaderRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Catholic World News

    Pope Francis met on October 23 with Prime Minister Keith Mitchell of Grenada, a Caribbean nation of 110,000 that is 54% Catholic. According to the Holy See Press Office, the two spoke about the good relations that exist between the Holy See and Grenada as well as the contribution made by Catholic educational, charitable, and social institutions.

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  4. Letter: Grenada government accused of sabotageRead the original story

    Wednesday | Caribbean News Now!

    ... normal operations. Mr Kem Jones is a courageous man in his respective activism, and a complete thorn in the side of Grenada's government, in regard to his expositions of many of its crimes against the Grenadian people. The Mitchell government is ...

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  5. West Indies seek meeting with IndiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 22 | Iol.co.za

    ... the WICB argue the new arrangement allows for more cricketers across the Caribbean to be given central contracts. Grenada's Prime Minister Keith Mitchell on Tuesday publicly offered his services as a mediator and said the crisis was bad for the ...

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  6. West Indies board meet for crisis talks after legal threat from IndiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 21 | The Peninsula

    ... the WICB argue the new arrangement allows for more cricketers across the Caribbean to be given central contracts. Grenada's Prime Minister Keith Mitchell yesterday publicly offered his services as a mediator. "Clearly there are going to be a lot of ...

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  7. West Indies board meet for crisis talks after India legal threatRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 21 | Rediff.com

    ... new arrangement allows for more cricketers across the Caribbean to be given central contracts. 'MANIPULATE PLAYERS' Grenada's Prime Minister Keith Mitchell on Tuesday publicly offered his services as a mediator. "Clearly there are going to be a lot ...

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  8. Grenada PM willing to act as mediator between WICB, playersRead the original story

    Tuesday Oct 21 | Newkerala.com

    Grenada Prime Minister Keith Mitchell has said he is prepared to act as a mediator in the ongoing pay dispute between the cricketers, West Indies Players Association and West Indies Cricket Board that led to abandoning of the India tour by the team last week. Mitchell's comments came even as the WICB directors prepared to meet here Tuesday in an emergency meeting to assess the fall-out from the players' unprecedented move, especially after the Board of Control for Cricket in India Tuesday decided to suspend all bilateral tours and initiate legal action against the Caribbean board, reports CMC.

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  9. Letter: Grenadians suffering from 'lazygunya'Read the original story

    Monday Oct 20 | Caribbean News Now!

    Dear Sir: Terry Forrester, public relations officer of the New National Party and chairman of the National Water and Sewage Authority has disrespected the hardworking people of Grenada when he said that they are suffering from 'lazygunya'. His comments were made as a result of the thousands of Grenadians who fell ill to the mosquito-borne disease chikungunya, as the disease ravaged the island.

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  10. Grenada PM prepared to mediate in cricket crisisRead the original story

    Monday Oct 20 | Stabroek News

    BRIDGETOWN, Barbados, CMC - Grenada's Prime Minister Dr. Keith Mitchell says he is prepared to act as a mediator in the ongoing pay dispute between West Indies players and their representative, the West Indies Players Association that led the one-day team to abandon their tour of India last week. His comments come as West Indies Cricket Board directors prepare to meet here Tuesday in an emergency meeting, to assess the fall-out from the players' unprecedented move.

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  11. Grenada claims decline in chikungunya casesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | Caribbean News Now!

    ... about by global warming. Read the latest news and information here... By Caribbean News Now contributor ST GEORGE'S, Grenada -- At a time when other Caribbean countries are reporting increases, according to a statement this week by the ministry of ...

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  12. Letter: Grenadians slam government response to the chikungunya virus outbreakRead the original story

    Thursday Oct 16 | Caribbean News Now!

    Dear Sir: Grenada's minister of health, Clarice Corwin Modeste, and her government are facing criticism from the Grenadian public for her mismanagement of the spread of the chikungunya infection. Hundreds of citizens are displaying full blown illnesses, and have chided the Keith Mitchell NNP government on its handling of the illness.

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  13. Touring the sweet smells of the Caribbean islandRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 16 | The Washington Post

    For many people, the fragrance is redolent of grandma's kitchen during holiday cookie season, or of potpourri. For me, the blend of nutmeg, cinnamon, mace and cocoa smells of Grenada.

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  14. Earn your relaxation: Volunteer on a beach vacationRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 9 | USA Today

    ... one of the Sandals Foundation 's participating adopted schools in Saint Lucia, Antigua, the Bahamas, Turks & Caicos, Grenada, Barbados, or Jamaica. They'll sit down with small groups of local children to improve their reading skills. Cost is ...

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  15. Commentary: Grenada Constitutional Reform: In jeopardyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 7 | Caribbean News Now!

    By J. K. Roberts Chairman of the Constitution Reform Advisory Committee, Dr Francis Alexis QC, gave notice that a national consultation will be held on 15th October 2014 on the way forward towards the referendum for constitutional reform in Grenada. This awkward decision may have been arrived at due to the tremendous complaints, criticisms and concerns by the people on the 'work and operation' of the Advisory Committee.

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  16. Grenada focuses on increasing visitors to Carriacou and Petite MartiniqueRead the original story

    Tuesday Oct 7 | Caribbean News Now!

    ST GEORGE'S, Grenada -- The Grenada Tourism Authority recently sent a survey team to Carriacou and Petite Martinique headed by CEO Rudy Grant in anticipation of the launch of the Staycation Promotion. The promotion encourages Grenadians to travel to Carriacou and Petite Martinique.

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  17. Love at first sightRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 4 | The Winnipeg Free Press

    ... jacks, trumpetfish and other iridescent, colourful beauties. But SVG -- a chain of islands between St. Lucia and Grenada -- is more than idyllic picture-postcard moments, although there are plenty of those. There are 32 Grenadine islands -- only ...

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  18. Letter: Keith C. Mitchell's desire over his ministers is to startle and to provokeRead the original story

    Monday Sep 29 | Caribbean News Now!

    Dear Sir: It is high time that the Mitchell NNP government party should openly acknowledge in the face of Grenada, Carriacou and Petit Martinique, and the whole world, publish their views, their aims, their tendencies and meet the nursery tale of the spectre of communism with a manifesto of the party itself once and for all. Keith Mitchell is a communist dictator and oppressor.

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  19. Letter: Is Hamlet Mark the Joseph Goebbels of Grenada?Read the original story

    Friday Sep 26 | Caribbean News Now!

    ... party. Their aim is to silence anybody who doesn't share their political views and to create a one party state in Grenada, Carriacou and Petite Martinique. Grenadians should be aware of the political motives of this gang, who has found solace in the ...

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  20. Letter: Grenadians, let's redirect our path as a people back to the topRead the original story

    Thursday Sep 25 | Caribbean News Now!

    Dear Sir: When Grenada's NNP political leaders lie, cheat and steal, when public offices become common public curse, especially in terms of corruption, when public funds go to private pockets of family members of the prime minister, then we the people of Grenada, Carriacou and Petit Martinique begin to realize, that corruption is the gravest threat to Grenada's democracy and society today. As Grenadians we must stop the corruption within the Mitchell NNP government and our country.

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