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POETIC PORTRAITS

BOOK LAUNCH AND GAMES EVENING Montreal -- Dr. Lionel Mitchell was born in Grenada in 1932 and was educated in Grenada, Canada and England. He is a retired professor of Acadia University, Nova Scotia, and has worked both in Grenada and in various managerial positions in Canada.

22-10-2014
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THE CHIME ISSUE

A BRIEF CHRONOLOGY St. George -- In December, 2008, a license to operate an FM radio station was issued to Grant Communications by the National Telecommunications and Regulatory Commission (NTRC). The license was valid for five years.

21-10-2014
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SPORTING WORLD

THREE GRENADIANS OFF TO DIGICEL/CHELSED FOOTBALL ACADEMY IN JAMAICA St. George --Three youngsters who are already displaying exceptional football talent will join others in Jamaica from October 25th to November 2nd   to participate in the Digicel Kick Start Academy being conducted by three coaches from the internationally acclaimed British Chelsea Football Club.

21-10-2014
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OPINION PIECE

THE EBB AND FLOW OF CONSTITUTIONAL REFORM As a lay person, the writer thinks that a country's constitution should, for the most part, reflect social and cultural values with due consideration to preserving minority sub-cultures.  Colonial constitutional doctrine sought to preserve the culture of the conquering nation, introducing and inculcating unpalatable "foreign norms" as culturally supe

21-10-2014
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BURSARY RECIPIENTS AND TOP CXC PERFORMER

REPUBLIC BANK PAYS A TOTAL OF $22,870.00 TO ASSIST St. George - Republic Bank continues to provide support for youth, through education. For the seventh consecutive year, the Bank has provided Grenadian nationals with opportunities to advance and develop educationally through its Bursary Programme, with the University of the West Indies, Open Campus-Grenada. This programme allows

21-10-2014
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RAÚL CASTRO RUZ

KEY ADDRESS BY THE PRESIDENT OF THE STATE COUNCIL AND THE COUNCIL OF MINISTERS OF CUBA AT THE SPECIAL ALBA-TCP SUMMIT ON EBOLA Esteemed heads of State and Government, and chiefs of delegations; His Excellency Mr. David Nabarro, Special Envoy of the UN Secretary General; Her Excellency Mrs. Clarisse Etienne, Director of the Pan American Health Organization; His Excellency Mr. Didacus Jules, Dir

21-10-2014
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ARTS AND CRAFTS

GRENADIAN TO ATTEND REGIONAL ENTREPRENEURIAL WORKSHOP St. George - Grenadian artisan, Grace Benjamin will attend the Regional Workshop on Entrepreneurial Strengthening in the Tourism Sector: Opportunities for Women from 22 - 23 October in Cartagena de Indias, Colombia. Ms. Benjamin, a self-employed Arts & Craft Vendor and resident of Petite Martinique specialises in knitted

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REPUBLIC BANK (GRENADA) LIMITED

COMMEMORATING 35 YEARS St. George -- October 15th marked the Bank's 35th Anniversary of operations. The first branch was opened in Victoria Street, Grenville, in 1979, only months into the period known as the Revolution.   In 1992, then The National Commercial Bank of Grenada Limited (NCB), the Bank became the largest in Grenada.   Republic Bank Limited, Trini

20-10-2014
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CLIMATE CHANGE AND ENTERTAINMENT

MUSIC VIDEO LAUNCHED BY ICCAS PROJECT TO SPREAD THE MESSAGE ON CLIMATE CHANGESt. George – This past week marked another major milestone for the Integrated Climate Change Adaptation Strategies (ICCAS) project, which is currently being implemented by the Government of Grenada, GIZ and UNDP throughout Grenada, Carriacou and Petite Martinique.

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CHIME GOES SILENT!!!

GOVERNMENT ORDERS CHIME FM OFF THE AIR Please be advised that, as of 12:10pm today, the Government of Grenada advised CHIME FM to cease and desist from broadcasting with immediate effect.  The order was made because the station was allegedly operating without a license. The management of CHIME FM thanks you for your support over recent months, and apologizes for any inconvenience this outag

20-10-2014
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Created on 23 October 2014 Written by news.va

POPE RECEIVES PRIME MINISTER OF GRENADA

(Vatican Radio) Pope Francis received the Prime Minister of Grenada, Keith Mitchell, Thursday morning in the Vatican.  Mr. Mitchell subsequently met with Cardinal Secretary of State Pietro Parolin, accompanied by Archbishop Dominique Mamberti, secretary for Relations with States.

A communiqué issued by the Holy See Press Office stated that "In the course of the cordial conversations, the parties focused on the good relations existing between the Holy See and Grenada, as well as the important contribution made by the Catholic Church in the educational, social, and charitable spheres, to meet the challenges of the country, especially with regard to youth. In this regard, the need for cooperation between all of the social services, in order to promote the common good and the development of the country, was affirmed."

 
Created on 22 October 2014 Written by George

THE SAGA HAS ENDED -- FOR NOW!

St. George -- CHIME FM  returned to the airwaves at 06:15pm on Wednesday after being ordered at noon on Monday by the National Telecommunications Regulatory Commission (NTRC)  to cease and desist from broadcasting.

Read more: CHIME FM RESUMES BROADCASTING (Updated)
 
Created on 22 October 2014 Written by NDC

NDC'S STATEMENT ON THE SHUTTING DOWN OF CHIME FM

The National Democratic Congress (NDC) strongly condemns the shutdown of Chime FM, and sees this move by authorities as groundless, reckless, an attack on press freedom and an attack on the constitution of Grenada.

Read more: THREAT TO DEMOCRACY, SAYS NDC
 
Created on 22 October 2014 Written by MBIA WX

TROPICAL WEATHER OUTLOOK
AT 02:00PM, A TROPICAL WAVE TO THE IMMEDIATE EAST OF THE LESSER ANTILLES MOVING W AT 17 MPH. THE WAVE IS EMBEDDED WITHIN A BROAD AREA OF DEEP MOISTURE AND ISOLATED MODERATE CONVECTION IS CURRENTLY TO THE EAST OF THE WINDWARD ISLANDS. THUNDERSHOWER ACTIVITY IS EXPECTED TO DEVELOP WEDNESDAY NIGHT INTO THURSDAY AS THE AXIS CROSSES THE ISLANDS. THERE IS A MEDIUM CHANCE OF FLASH FLOOD AND LANDSLIDE IN AREAS (WITHIN THE STATE OF GRENADA) SO PRONE WITHIN THIS PERIOD. PLEASE BE GUIDED ACCORDINGLY.

 
Created on 22 October 2014 Written by GIS

STATEMENT FROM THE NATIONAL TELECOMMUNICATIONS REGULATORY COMMISSION (NTRC)

ST. GEORGE -- The National Telecommunications Regulatory Commission (NTRC) has received an application from Grant Communications on October 21, 2014, for the provision of FM Radio Broadcasting services in Grenada.  The application has been duly processed and submitted to the Minister responsible for Telecommunications, for his consideration.  The NTRC will continue its efforts at ensuring that the License status of ALL radio broadcasters is regularized.

 

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