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  1. IMF: Grenada still facing - significant challenges'Read the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Trinidad Guardian

    An International Monetary Fund delegation on August 27 ended a ten-day visit to Grenada warning that the local economy continues to face significant challenges from high unemployment, a large debt overhang, and balance sheets weakened by impaired loans.

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  2. Commentary: Should all police officers carry a gun?Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Caribbean News Now!

    By Neals Chitan For the past few weeks the lenses of international media houses have been trained on Ferguson, Missouri, where Michael Brown, an unarmed 18-year-old African American teenager whose dream of becoming an air conditioning and heating engineer was instantly shattered by the fatal impact of six bullets from the gun of Darren Wilson, a ... (more)

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  3. Bangladesh shot out for 77, West Windies win seriesRead the original story

    Friday Aug 22 | Nerve News

    St.George's (Grenada), Aug 23 (IANS/CMC) Spinner Sunil Narine triggered an avalanche of batsmen as Bangladesh crashed to a 177-run defeat allowing West Indies to take 2-0 lead in their three-match One Day International (ODI) series here at the ...

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  4. Letter: Senator Nazim Burke hits a home runRead the original story

    Friday Aug 22 | Caribbean News Now!

    ... He has demonstrated that he is not afraid of standing up to the mischievous and sinister political goliaths in Grenada on the issue of constitutional reform. In a televised national address Nazim Burke articulated the position of the NDC so that any ...

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  5. Commentary: Calling Grenada to pray: Dollars and euros to reduce climate changeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 15 | Caribbean News Now!

    ... in the Caribbean and in the US. He also specializes in anti money laundering compliance. Dr Dessima Williams was Grenada's former ambassador to Washington for the People's Revolutionary Government (1979-83) and the NDC government (2008-20013). ...

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  6. Letter: February 10, 2015 - Grenada's D-DayRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 13 | Caribbean News Now!

    ... restored the French Republic by military action. Keith Mitchell and his NNP administration are attempting to make Grenada a republic through popular vote. Sixty-seven percent of all the total votes cast is required to change the island's ...

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  7. St Lucia PM clarifies term limits reportRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 8 | Caribbean News Now!

    ... or not," Anthony said. Constitutional reform is the new buzz in the Caribbean. At least three regional governments, Grenada, Saint Lucia and Trinidad and Tobago, have started this process to make amendments to their respective constitutions. Another ...

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  8. Commentary: Grenada Constitutional Reform: Date set... butRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 4 | Caribbean News Now!

    By J. K. Roberts February 10, 2015, has been set as the date for the holding of the first national referendum in Grenada, to reform the country's 1974 independence constitution.

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  9. Letter: Nazim Burke, NDC and constitutional reformRead the original story

    Aug 1, 2014 | Caribbean News Now!

    Dear Sir: February 10, 2015, is the date set by the NNP administration of Keith Mitchell for the referendum on Grenada's constitutional reform.

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  10. Turkey to support several projects in GrenadaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 31, 2014 | Caribbean News Now!

    ST GEORGE'S, Grenada -- Prime minister of Grenada, Dr Keith Mitchell, in receiving the ambassador of Turkey to the Caribbean early on Wednesday, was given some welcome news of aid packages for Grenada.

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  11. Asher Mains' "Re/Vision" Solo exhibition at Art and ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 27, 2014 | Bajan Reporter

    ... inspiration from the vibrant colors of his landscape and the culture rich with spirit and movement. Mains grew up in Grenada, West Indies and as the son of prolific painter Susan Mains , he had art all around him. His work is heavily portrait based ...

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  12. Letter: Peter David duped by Keith MitchellRead the original story

    Jul 25, 2014 | Caribbean News Now!

    Dear Sir: Peter David has become Grenada's most recognizable 'political clown' following his coronation as a card holding member of the New National Party .

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  13. Commentary: Hail Carriacou - land we loveRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 25, 2014 | Caribbean News Now!

    ... to the social empowerment of individuals, families and communities Of course, the anthem of the tri-island state of Grenada, Carriacou and Petite Martinique begins with "Hail Grenada", so why "Hail Carriacou" when this line does not appear in the ...

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  14. Oceans' tenRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 22, 2014 | The Nation

    ... lagoons, deep cliffs and mangroves. Top spot: Cape Kri. (www.Papua-Diving.com). Easy diving - Carriacou (Caribbean, Grenada). On Carriacou, life moves slowly but at the Sister Rocks dive site it's all going on - underwater gardens of coral reefs and ...

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  15. Letter: Plans to revive economic activity in Grenada are now achieving objectivesRead the original story

    Jul 18, 2014 | Caribbean News Now!

    ... who now have all the answers! To have done all of this while preserving jobs is indeed a remarkable achievement! Grenada Successfully Hosts CPL Matches Special mention must be made of the recent Caribbean Premiere League (CPL) matches staged at our ...

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  16. Grenadians to vote on constitutional changes in February 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 17, 2014 | Caribbean News Now!

    ST GEORGE'S, Grenada -- February 10 next year is the date announced for Grenadians to vote in a referendum on changes to the country's constitution.

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  17. Grenada: Constitution Referendum Poll Feb 10 2015; Changes Since 1974 IndependenceRead the original story

    Jul 16, 2014 | Malaysian National News Agency

    ... were recommended for change, but focus will only be on 12 in the first instance. "High on the list is the issue of Grenada joining the Caribbean Court of Justice as its final appellate Court," said Nimrod, who has already expresses his strong ...

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  18. Letter: Safeguarding our women' rightsRead the original story

    Jul 14, 2014 | Caribbean News Now!

    Dear Sir: Like the rest of the world, Grenada saw a turbulent global economic meltdown, but for the most part was isolated from the wars and civil strife that brought untold suffering to the peoples of Europe, Asia and Africa.

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  19. Letter: The Harvey Vale Marina project is an environmental disasterRead the original story

    Jul 3, 2014 | Caribbean News Now!

    ... the NDC administration laws were passed to end sand mining. This was heavily criticised by the then opposition, NNP. Grenada received high praise for its leadership role on climate change. Major progress was made in terms of the preservation of the ...

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  20. Letter: Tyrell Bay Marina a plus for Carriacou and Petite MartiniqueRead the original story

    Jul 2, 2014 | Caribbean News Now!

    ... the marina project is inclusive. Inclusiveness - fulfilling the primary aim of Prime Minister Mitchell's Project Grenada. The downside, loss of mangroves, a compromise that must be seen in the wider context of sustainable jobs and livelihoods for ...

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