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Ciao Willy Moment – India

It was a clear Ciao Willy moment in India recently as Indian Jain pilgrims walk naked near India Gate in New Delhi on December 4, 2017. Some Jain devotees vow to renounce the material world, including clothing. Jains are strict vegetarians and follow a code of non-violence. (Photo credit: DOMINIQUE FAGET/AFP/Getty Images)

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Caribbean News – Over 80 Caribbean Nationals Among Interpol’s Most Wanted

News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. Dec. 15, 2017: A whopping 84 Caribbean nationals are on the current Interpol’s Most Wanted List for a range of serious crimes ranging from murder to drug trafficking to sexual assault and rape News Americas has found. Leading the tally is Jamaica, which ranks sixth globally with the highest rate of violent deaths in ...

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Funeral Set For Queens, NY Woman Killed In Jamaica

Desiree Gibbon, 26, was found murdered in Jamaica n Nov. 26thby locals. Her killer remains on the lam. News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. Dec. 15, 2017: The Hollis-Queens, NY woman, killed last month in Montego Bay, Jamaica, will be laid to rest next weekend following a funeral service in Queens Village. While the killer of Desiree Gibbon, 26, remains ...

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Investigation Continues Into Police Killing Of Haitian Immigrant

News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. Dec. 15, 2017: The Florida Department of Law Enforcement says it is investigating the death of a 42-year-old Haitian immigrant who was shot by a Broward Sheriff’s deputy moments after he attacked another deputy. Both deputies have so far been placed on administrative leave, as per department policy, in the shooting death of Jean ...

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Caribbean News – Jamaicans Help Doug Jones Win In Alabama

News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. Dec. 15, 2017: A lot has been said of the power of the black vote, especially of black women voters, in the historic Tuesday, December 12th victory of Democratic senator-elect, Doug Jones. But lost among the black voters helping Jones make history in a ruby red state were Jamaicans women voters, according to the ...

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Caribbean News – Caribbean Nationals Among Queen’s Young Leaders Honorees

News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. Dec. 15, 2017: Eight Caribbean youth leaders are among this year’s winners of the Queen’s Young Leaders Award program. They are: Aubrey Stewart of Jamaica, Ronelle King of Barbados, Lakeyia Joseph of Dominica, Jenella Edwards of Grenada, Marva Langevine of Guyana, Jodie Dennie of St. Vincent & the Grenadines and Benedict Bryan and Jean-Claude ...

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Caribbean Entertainment Report – Dancehall Producer Shot Dead

  Cleon “Mineral Boss” Jones was shot and killed on Tuesday morning on Caymanas Estate Road in St Catherine, Jamaica. News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. Dec. 15, 2017: A top Jamaican dancehall producer and independent label owner has been shot dead in Jamaica. Cleon “Mineral Boss” Jones was shot and killed on Tuesday morning on Caymanas Estate Road in ...

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Caribbean Sports – Gayle Keeps Hope Alive For West Indies

Chris Gayle is keeping hope alive for the Windies ahead of the ODI’s against the Black Tops. News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. Dec. 15, 2017: Star cricketer, Chris Gayle, is staying hopeful for the West Indies cricket team despite their back to back test loss against New Zealand. Gayle, who recently reached his record-breaking 20th T20 century with an his ...

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Caribbean Travel – Canada Is Warning Nationals About This Caribbean Central American Nation

Despite the beauty, Canada is warning its nationals to be on high alert when traveling to Belize. News Americas, TORONTO, Canada, Fri. Dec. 15, 2017: The Canadian government is warning its nationals to exercise a high degree of caution when traveling to the CARICOM, Central American nation of Belize. The warning on Belize was updated this week because of crime ...

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The Hypocrisy Of Donald Trump Knows No End

  After bashing immigrants on Friday, Dec. 8th in Florida, Donald Trump speaks at the Mississippi Civil Rights Museum on December 9, 2017 in Jackson, Mississippi. (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images) By Felicia J. Persaud News Americas, MIAMI, FL, Fri. Dec. 15, 2017: On Friday night, Dec. 8, 2017, I listened to the US’ Hypocrite-In-Chief, Donald J. Trump, rile up ...

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