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  1. Letter: The writing is on the wall, NNP will fallRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | Caribbean News Now!

    Dear Sir: Grenada seems to be on the verge of a major social, political and economic catastrophe as the country and its citizens suffer under a severe economic crisis. Keith Mitchell and the NNP promised jobs and more jobs in 2013, and as 2016 approaches these jobs are nowhere to be seen.

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  2. Commentary: Grenada jab jab mas and music culture origin is West AfricaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 26 | Caribbean News Now!

    By Hudson George I have done some research on African culture and found out that our Grenada's jab jab masquerade culture has its origins in West Africa. Therefore, as Grenadians, we should be very proud to know that we have some West African traditions as part of our culture and as long as we exist as a people and nation, the tradition must continue, as long as we protect and preserve it.

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  3. World War I morsels by earRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 26 | Happening-here?

    ... however absurd that might be in any rational calculus. Does anyone else remember when Ronald Reagan invaded Grenada to defend medical students on the Caribbean island? The war became fully global because the Allies (France, Great Britain, and ...

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  4. Grenada PM refutes claims of victimization against union executiveRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 15 | Caribbean News Now!

    ST GEORGE'S, Grenada -- Grenada's Prime Minister Dr Keith Mitchell has refuted allegations of professional victimization against public officer Rachael Roberts. The concerns were raised by the newly elected executive of the Trade Union Movement during a meeting with the Grenadian leader on Tuesday.

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  5. Letter: The Mitchell NNP government has a well-known reputation for alleged corruptionRead the original story

    Friday May 15 | Caribbean News Now!

    ... of how money is influencing the Mitchell NNP government. This government represents everything that is wrong with Grenada. We have too many mice in this government, sneaky and just after the cheese. We, the people, are so weak, so drugged with lies ...

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  6. Grenada opens new consulate in South FloridaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 7 | Caribbean News Now!

    ... city of South Beach, Florida. Photos: PM's Communication Unit By Caribbean News Now contributor MIAMI BEACH, USA -- Grenada opened its first consulate in South Florida on Thursday of last week. Located in the trendy South Beach area, the new ...

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  7. Trott calls time on England careerRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 4 | Bangkok Post

    England's batsman Jonathan Trott leaves the field after being dismissed during day three of the second Test cricket match between the West Indies and England at the Grenada National Stadium in Saint George's on April 23, 2015 Trott struggled for runs on his return to the Test arena during England's 1-1 drawn series with West Indies in the Caribbean concluded Sunday, managing just 72 runs in six innings including three ducks. "This was a tough decision to make but I don't feel my game is at the level you need to be at to play for England," said Trott in an England and Wales Cricket Board statement.

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  8. Commentary: Do our people have reason to be cynical about politics in Grenada?Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 28, 2015 | Caribbean News Now!

    By Arthur Kallick Grenada boasts of high turnout in elections ; however, the average Grenadian tends to be cynical of politics and politicians. Politics is supposed to be a debate, where the greater good is supposed to be the ultimate aim.

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  9. Anderson gives England scent of victoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 25, 2015 | Bangkok Post

    James Anderson featured in all six dismissals as the West Indies crashed to 286 for eight at lunch on the final day of the second Test against England at the National Cricket Stadium on Saturday. England's bowler James Anderson delivers a ball during the final day of the second Test cricket match between the West Indies and England at the Grenada National Cricket Stadium in Saint George's on April 25, 2015 Trailing on first innings by 165 runs, the home side will go into the penultimate session ahead by 121 runs with captain Denesh Ramdin and Devendra Bishoo battling to defy the tourists who were reinvigorated by the exploits of their most successful Test bowler.

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  10. Cricket: England cruise to nine-wicket triumphRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 25, 2015 | Channelnewsasia.com

    England ended a wait of two-and-a-half years and 10 matches for Test success away from home with a nine-wicket win over the West Indies in the second Test on Saturday . England's cricket team captain Alastair Cook plays a shot during the final day of the second Test cricket match between the West Indies and England at the Grenada National Cricket Stadium in Saint George's.

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  11. Cricket: Ton-up Brathwaite nudges Windies aheadRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 24, 2015 | Channelnewsasia.com

    Kraigg Brathwaite's unbeaten 101 anchored a determined West Indies second innings as the home side reached 202 for two at stumps on the fourth day of the second Test against England on Friday . West Indies cricketer Kraigg Brathwaite plays a shot during day four of the second Test cricket match between the West Indies and England at the Grenada National Stadium in Saint George's.

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  12. Brathwaite, Bravo lead Windies fightbackRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 24, 2015 | Bangkok Post

    Kraigg Brathwaite and Darren Bravo took the West Indies to 122 for one in their second innings at tea on the fourth day of the second Test against England at Grenada's National Cricket Stadium on Friday. West Indies cricketer Kraigg Brathwaite plays a shot during day four of the second Test cricket match between the West Indies and England in Saint George's on April 24, 2015 Trailing on first innings by 165 runs after the tourists were dismissed for 464, the home side went into the final period needing another 43 runs to erase the deficit.

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  13. ENG vs WI: Ton-up Root puts England in chargeRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 24, 2015 | Mid-Day Mumbai

    St. George's, Grenada: Joe Root's sixth Test hundred piloted England to a position of control at 373 for six in reply to the West Indies first innings total of 299 at stumps on the third day of the second Test on Thursday. England's batsman Joe Root celebrates scoring his century during day three of the second Test cricket match between the West Indies and England at the Grenada National Stadium in Saint George's.

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  14. Attention! Samuels gives rival Stokes send-off saluteRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 23, 2015 | Bangkok Post

    West Indies all-rounder Marlon Samuels conjured up a new twist to his feud with Ben Stokes when he stood to attention and gave a military-style salute to his English rival. West Indies bowler Marlon Samuels celebrates with teammates after dismissing England's Gary Ballance during day three of the second cricket Test at the Grenada National Stadium in Saint George's on April 23, 2015 Samuels stood bolt upright and mockingly raised his right hand to his forehead as Stokes walked past him after being dismissed for just eight on the third day of the second Test.

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  15. Rain halts Samuels century charge against EnglandRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 22, 2015 | Bangkok Post

    Rain interrupted play on the second morning of the second Test between the West Indies and England at the National Cricket Stadium with the home side on 210 for 5. Marlon Samuels plays a shot off Ben Stokes in the second Test between West Indies and England at the Grenada National Stadium in Saint George's on April 22, 2015 Overnight batsmen Marlon Samuels and captain Denesh Ramdin remained watchful in 40 minutes of play before the showers arrived, adding 22 runs. Samuels was particularly cautious, adding just three to his score from the first evening in pursuit of a seventh Test hundred in his 100th innings at this level of the game.

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  16. WICB-CARICOM reach agreementRead the original story

    Apr 22, 2015 | Newkerala.com

    ... of the agreement, following their meeting which ran for nearly five hours here. WICB president Dave Cameron and Grenada Prime Minister Keith Mitchell said details of the agreement will be contained in a press release to be issued, reports CMC. "We ...

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  17. Samuels aims for big Windies total - CARICOM, WICB reach agreementRead the original story

    Apr 21, 2015 | The Gleaner

    ... the agreement following their meeting, which ran for nearly five hours at the upscale Spice Island Beach resort in Grenada's southern tourist belt late Monday. WICB president Dave Cameron and Grenada Prime Minister Keith Mitchell said details of the ...

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  18. WICB, Caricom reach agreementRead the original story

    Apr 21, 2015 | Trinadad Express

    The West Indies Cricket Board and the Caricom committee on cricket governance say they have ended a "productive" meeting where an agreement has been reached on "the way forward" for West Indies cricket. However both parties have declined to comment on the specifics of the agreement following their meeting which ran for nearly five hours at the upscale Spice Island Beach resort in Grenada's southern tourist belt late Monday.

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  19. Marlon Samuels clashes with Ben Stokes and makes England captain...Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 21, 2015 | Daily Mail

    ... is shaping up to be an eventful career. Stokes athletically fields a shot from Samuels off his own bowling at the Grenada National Stadium in Saint George's Stokes went wicketless in 32 overs in the first Test, even throwing away a wicket for the ...

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  20. WICB, Caricom agree on way forward for cricketRead the original story

    Apr 21, 2015 | Stabroek News

    ST.GEORGE'S, Grenada, CMC- The West Indies Cricket Board and the Caricom committee on cricket governance say they have ended a "productive" meeting where an agreement has been reached on "the way forward" for West Indies cricket. However both parties have declined to comment on the specifics of the agreement following their meeting which ran for nearly five hours at the upscale Spice Island Beach resort in Grenada's southern tourist belt late Monday.

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