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The Cuban Revolution Has Lost Its Founder And Leader

The Cuban Revolution Has Lost Its Founder And Leader

By Patricia Grogg IPS Correspondent HAVANA, Cuba November 30, 2016 (IPS) — Fidel Castro, who survived more than 600 assassination attempts and remained in power longer than any other leader in the history of Cuba, died Friday night at the ...

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Jamaica’s Ruling Party Wins Local Government Election

Jamaica’s Ruling Party Wins Local Government Election

KINGSTON, Jamaica, November 30, 2016 (CMC) – The governing Jamaica Labour Party (JLP) emerged victorious, taking control of eight municipal corporations, in the long-overdue Local Government elections, held on Monday. According to preliminary results from the Electoral Office of Jamaica ...

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Barbados Celebrates 50th Anniversary Of Political Independence

Barbados Celebrates 50th Anniversary Of Political Independence

BRIDGETOWN, Barbados, November 30, 2016 (CMC) – Barbados is celebrating the 50th anniversary of its political independence from Britain, despite the inclement weather that has forced the postponement or cancellation of some of the activities to mark the occasion. Britain’s ...

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Jamaica Government To Provide More Free Wi-Fi Hotspots

Jamaica Government To Provide More Free Wi-Fi Hotspots

By Chris Patterson JIS Contributing Writer  KINGSTON, Jamaica November 30, 2016 — (JIS) — In a drive to facilitate greater Internet access to Jamaicans, the government will continue to roll out free secured Wi-Fi hotspots in popular, public places across ...

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Caribbean Politicians React To Death Of Fidel Castro

Caribbean Politicians React To Death Of Fidel Castro

BRIDGETOWN, Barbados, November 26, 2016 (CMC) – Caribbean politicians, today, praised the life of Fidel Castro, the former Cuban leader, who died yesterday, and who sought to improve relations between his Communist island and the region. “The real Revolutionary. Indelibly ...

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Fidel Castro Dies At 90

Fidel Castro Dies At 90

HAVANA, Cuba, November 26, 2016 (CMC) – The former president of Cuba, Fidel Castro, has died at the age of 90. Fidel Castro ruled Cuba as a one-party state for almost half a century and defied the power of the ...

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