- Published on Tuesday, 22 October 2013 13:35
- Written by Trinidad Guardian
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The Opposition People’s National Movement continued this year’s victory streak in yesterday’s local government elections, winning eight regional corporations, including retaking five it had lost in the 2010 local government polls. “We have won this election, we are on the way to winning the general election...the Prime Minister should call the general election now, having lost her mandate,” PNM leader Keith Rowley said at 10 pm at Balisier House, Port-of-Spain.
- Published on Sunday, 20 October 2013 19:03
- Written by By Richardson Dhalai -Newsday
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Even as she called on supporters not to split their votes and allow the PNM to regain control of local government corporations, Prime Minister Kamla Persad-Bissessar yesterday revealed that legislation would soon be introduced in Parliament to give citizens the right to recall non-performing parliamentarians.
- Published on Saturday, 19 October 2013 04:45
- Written by Caricom News Network
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Jamaica’s Prime Minister, the Most Hon. Portia Simpson Miller has joined a cadre of female heads of government and global women leaders to be inducted in the prestigious International Women’s Forum (IWF) Hall of Fame.
- Published on Saturday, 19 October 2013 05:18
- Written by JIS
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Principal Director in the Ministry of Science, Technology, Energy and Mining, Fitzroy Vidal, says that the Latin American and Caribbean region continues to grapple with soaring energy costs, despite together, having the third largest resource of energy in the world.
- Published on Friday, 18 October 2013 06:44
- Written by Source: Dev Sur
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PARAMARIBO–Winston Lackin, Suriname’s Minister of Foreign Affairs on Wednesday announced that he will draw attention regionally and internationally to the plight of people from Haitian origin that stand to become stateless in the Dominican Republic (DR), which is planning to strip citizenship from anyone born to migrants who entered illegally.