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Baby dies while being breast-fed

baby-dies-from-breast-feeding-2TRINIDAD (Trinidad Express) - A six-month-old baby boy who fell unconscious while he was being breast-fed by his mother died despite an attempt by police officers to keep the child alive until paramedics arrived.

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Britain welcomes regional foreign ministers

Mark Simmonds-2LONDON, Jun 16, CMC –Britain’s Foreign Office Minister Mark Simmonds said Monday that the meeting with Caribbean Community (CARICOM) foreign ministers will further cement the cooperation London has with the region.

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Punish the doctor

simeon-mother-2The doctor responsible for the death of baby Simeon should be punished by having his medical licence revoked, his mother Quelly Ann Cottle said yesterday .

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Shanique Myrie to file claim for payment against Barbados government

Shanique-2KINGSTON, Jamaica,  CMC - Shanique Myrie, the Jamaican national who successfully challenged the Barbados government after she was denied entry into that country in 2011, now says she is to file a claim before the Caribbean Court of Justice (CCJ) for payment of the compensation awarded to her by the Trinidad-based regional court.

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UN wants reparations for victims of sexual violence in conflict

Mlambo-Ngcuka-2LONDON, England (CMC) - A United Nations call for reparations for victims of sexual violence in conflict comes amidst Caribbean Community (Caricom) demands for reparations for slavery from Europe.

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  • Agri ministers want less talk and more action ST.JOHN’S, Antigua - Agriculture Ministers from across the Organisation of Eastern Caribbean States (OECS) have ended the second Council of Ministers Meeting with a firm commitment that practical solutions...
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