Grenada enforces law requiring organisers of all games of chance to have licence

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Source: gambleore.com ST. GEORGE’S, Grenada, Dec 26, CMC – Grenada has put into effect the law requiring all promoters, including churches and schools that engage in “games of chance” to obtain a license. Deputy Commissioner of Police, Franklyn Redhead, who is also Chairman of the Gaming Commission, said that the gaming legislation mandates that all Read More

Jamaica records more than 20 per cent increase in murders

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Taken from: http://3tags.org/ KINGSTON, Jamaica, Dec 26, CMC – Jamaica has recorded a 21 per cent increase in murders with one more week to go before the end of 2017, according to figures released by the Jamaica Constabulary Force (JCF). The JCF’s Periodic Serious and Violent Crimes Review show that 1, 581 people were murdered, Read More

Year in Review: Top St. Louis area news stories in 2017

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A new governor for Missouri  +9  Eric Greitens is sworn-in as the 56th governor of Missouri at the State Capitol in Jefferson City on Monday, Jan. 9, 2017. Holding the bible is Greitens’ wife Sheena Greitens. Photo by David Carson, dcarson@post-dispatch.com David Carson Eric Greitens, Navy SEAL, Rhodes Scholar and former Democrat, spoke at his Read More

Brazil shows interest in Guyana’s oil and gas sector

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Guyana says Brazil has responded positively to an invitation by President David Granger to participate in Guyana’s oil and gas sector. Foreign Affairs Minister Carl Greenidge, said the response from Brazil to the invitation which was made during the recently held MERCOSUR summit, is an indication of growing confidence in this country’s oil sector. “It Read More

Emma Forbes, 52, flaunts her trim figure in Barbados

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It has become something of a tradition for her to ring in the festive season in Barbados. And Emma Forbes looked absolutely incredible as she spent yet another day frolicking in the water under the Caribbean sunshine.   The age-defying TV presenter, 52, ensured all eyes were locked on her as she topped up her tan in Read More

ISSUE OF THE YEAR: Budget of sacrifices

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Minister of Finance Chris Sinckler. (FILE) MORE ARTICLES As 2017 draws to a close, we look back at some of the stories that caught the public’s attention over the year.  Related articles This story was originally published on May 31, 2017. If this was the Budget to sway the electorate, Minister of Finance Chris Sinckler Read More

Hope for workers

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general manager of the resort Craig Smith pointing to the heart of the new Almond Beach Village. MORE ARTICLES THERE IS SOME HOPE for workers who might find themselves on the breadline when Almond Beach Resort closes in April. Related articles The Heywoods, St Peter hotel will make way for construction of Sandals Beaches Barbados Read More

Brown Christmas

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A resident in Upper Castle, St Peter showing the discoloured water that has been flowing from their taps in recent months. (Photo by Ricardo Leacock) MORE ARTICLES WHILE MOST BARBADIANS were having a merry time with family and friends yesterday, some folk in the north were experiencing a brown Christmas. Related articles Residents from Upper Read More

Tale of two different garbage complaints

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MORE ARTICLES IT WAS A TALE OF two different garbage complaints in separate parts of the island amidst Christmas celebrations yesterday. Related articles Some residents in St Peter blamed their own for contributing to the excess pile-ups along the streets, while others in St George complained about the tardiness of the Sanitation Service Authority (SSA) Read More