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Pope’s proposals for wider acceptance of gays overruled at synod
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Pope’s proposals for wider acceptance of gays overruled at synod

October 21st, 2014 | by vaughndell joseph
ROME, Italy, – Pope Francis’ appeal for wider acceptance of homosexuals failed to win the requisite two-thirds majority at the recently concluded Catholic Church synod, dashing hopes that traditional church teachings on...
CARICOM Chairman defends ban on nationals from Ebola affected West African countries
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CARICOM Chairman defends ban on nationals from Ebola affected West African countries

October 21st, 2014 | by vaughndell joseph
Anika Kentish ST. JOHN’S, Antigua, CMC – Prime Minister Gaston Browne Monday defended the decision by a number of Caribbean Community (CARICOM) countries to impose a travel ban on nationals from three West African countries...
CANADIAN LABOUR EXPERT MEETS WITH EMPLOYERS AND EMPLOYEES AS PART OF LABOUR CODE REVIEW CONSULTATION
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CANADIAN LABOUR EXPERT MEETS WITH EMPLOYERS AND EMPLOYEES AS PART OF LABOUR CODE REVIEW CONSULTATION

October 21st, 2014 | by vaughndell joseph
ST. GEORGE’S, GRENADA,- GIS: The Ministry of Labour has commended the private sector on its interest in the review of the Labour Code. Recently some of the large employers on the island met with Canadian Labour Expert, Nancy...
Inspector Celebrates 30 Years Of Hits And Entertainment
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Inspector Celebrates 30 Years Of Hits And Entertainment

October 21st, 2014 | by vaughndell joseph
It was the Carnival Season of 1985 that the lanky lad, Elimus Gilbert, from Sauteurs, St. Patrick became Inspector – the Junior Calypso Monarch and Road March King of Grenada. Now 30 years later and with ten national titles...
Ebola could be mutating to become more contagious, scientist warns
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Ebola could be mutating to become more contagious, scientist warns

October 21st, 2014 | by vaughndell joseph
Amid warnings from the World Health Organisation (WHO) that there could be up to 10,000 new cases of Ebola per week within 60 days, a leading US scientist has said that the deadly virus could be mutating to become more...
WCK Band speaks out
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WCK Band speaks out

October 21st, 2014 | by vaughndell joseph
The band that will replace Nigerian group, Flavour, at this year’s 18th Annual World Creole Music Festival (WCMF) is speaking out. This year is the second time in a row that the band was selected at the last minute to perform...
Carnival groups proceed with plans
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Carnival groups proceed with plans

October 21st, 2014 | by vaughndell joseph
By JULIEN NEAVES DESPITE suggestions that Carnival 2015 should be cancelled due to the threat of the Ebola virus, Carnival organisation heads have said they are proceeding with their plans for next year. This was revealed...
Opening Weekend for the 6th Annual Waggy T Super Knockout Football Tournament
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Sports

Opening Weekend for the 6th Annual Waggy T Super Knockout Football Tournament

October 20th, 2014 | by Kenlyn Peters
A spectacular Opening Weekend for the 6th Annual Waggy T Super Knockout Football Tournament, with two double heads on Saturday and Sunday. A fiery opening night in the Waggy T Super Knockout Football Tournament on Saturday, 18th...
WICB could face a US$65 million lawsuit
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WICB could face a US$65 million lawsuit

October 20th, 2014 | by Kenlyn Peters
The West Indies Cricket Board (WICB) could face a US$65 million lawsuit, according to the ESPN CricInfo, for abandoning its tour of India due to internal squabbling with its players. This figure was calculated using India’s...
Mitchell is prepared to act as a mediator
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Mitchell is prepared to act as a mediator

October 20th, 2014 | by Kenlyn Peters
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 (WIPA) that led the...