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ISLANDS OF THE CARIBBEAN

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News Online

Bob Green's Anguilla Local News - Plenty of local news and pictures - plus extensive local links to Anguillan Resources.

The Daily Herald - The Daily Herald- The Daily Herald is published in St Maarten but it has good coverage of Anguilla.

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General Information on Anguilla: geography, people, government, economy and much more (from www.cia.gov)

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Online News

Antigua Sun
Daily paper with coverage of island and regional affairs

Washington Post Antigua - Washington Post Antigua - well done, as always...

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General information on Antigua and Barbuda geography, people, government, economy, and much more (from www.cia.gov)

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  • Aruba detailed map

    Part of the Kingdom of the Netherlands; full autonomy in internal affairs obtained in 1986 upon separation from the Netherlands Antilles

    Online News

    Aruba.com: Aruba news and information portal.

    The Aruba Tradewinds Times: news articles

    Amigoe is a Dutch language Antillean newspaper with plenty of English language resources including classified job listing.

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    Arubacam: get a live picture of the beach at Bucuti Beach Resort in Aruba

    General Information on Aruba: geography, people, government, economy, and much more (from www.cia.gov)

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Online News

Nassau Guardian
Daily paper. Sparse local news plus business, sport and editorial.

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Bahamas.net: your destination guide to the Bahamas

Eurolingua: The only school of "English as a Foreign Language" in the Bahamas that is recognised by the Ministry of Education. Specialized EFL and ESL courses are offered with an emphasis on the banking and tourism industries, or combined with instruction in scuba diving or tennis

General information on The Bahamas: geography, people, government, economy, and much more (from www.cia.gov)

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Member of the British Commonwealth since 1966

Online News

Barbados Nation: Daily paper. Has an audio feed from the radio station Voice of Barbados.

Barbados Advocate Impressive and easy to navigate version of the daily paper

.Broad Street Journal.Weekly financial paper covering Caribbean, and some international, business news. Published in Barbados.

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General information on Barbados: geography, people, government, economy, and much more (from www.cia.gov)

www.barbados.org: All Holiday and Business travel information. Things to Know and Do. Where to Stay, Eat, Shop

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News Online

Cayman Net News: online news from Cayman Islands

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General information on the Cayman Islands: geography, people, government, economy, and much more (from www.cia.gov)

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News Online

Cuba News
Independent news service. Many stories are from international media sources.

Granma Internacional
Government newspaper.

Radio Habana
Transcripts of state radio broadcasts.

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Permanent mission to the UN
Selected press releases, statements at the UN and speeches from Fidel Castro.

General information on Cuba: geography, people, government, economy, and much more (from www.cia.gov)

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Member of the British Commonwealth since 1978

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Chronicle
Quality Dominican weekly, published on Fridays.

Sun
Infrequently updated weekly.

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General information on Dominica: geography, people, government, economy, and much more (from www.cia.gov)

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News Online

DR1
Independent news and information service, with travel and tourism advice.

El Nacional
(In Spanish.) Independent daily.

Hoy
(In Spanish.) Independent daily.

Presidencia de la República Dominicana
News bulletins from the presidential palace, some available in English.

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General information on Dominican Republic : geography, people, government, economy, and much more (from www.cia.gov)

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Member of the British Commonwealth since 1962

News Online

Jamaica Gleaner
Quality daily in English.

Jamaica Observer
Wide-ranging, well informed and upmarket tabloid.

Radio Jamaica
Live audio streaming, plus text news in brief.

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Genral information on Jamaica: geography, people, government, economy, and much more (from www.cia.gov)

www.jamaicans.com
almost everything about Jamaica. Try this online quiz to test your understanding of Jamaican patois adapted from their "speak Jamaïcan" section.

Kingston Webquest

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Member of the American Commonwealth

News Online

Puerto Rico Herald
National, Caribbean and world news in English.

La Estrella de Puerto Rico
Weekly newspaper in Spanish that carries mainly national news and comment.

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Welcome to Puerto Rico
Essentially a tourism site, but with useful background information on the government, economy and history of the country.

Try this page, a series of esl games and lesson plans to learn more about Puerto Rico

Meet Puerto Rican writer Rosario Ferré

General information on Puerto Rico : geography, people, government, economy and much more (from www.cia.gov)

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Member of the British Commonwealth since 1983

Online News

Labour Party Spokesman
Ruling party paper.

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Official government website
Current affairs and general island information.

General information on St Kitts and Nevis: geography, people, government, economy and much more (from www.cia.gov)

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Member of the British Commonwealth since 1979

News Online

Helen Television
Live video and radio broadcasting.

St Lucia Online
News portal.

St Lucia Mirror Online

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What sort of Island is St Lucia? write a paragraph about St Lucia, and try a vocabulary quiz.

General information on St Lucia: geography, people, government, economy and much more (from www.cia.gov)

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Part of the Kingdom of the Netherlands; full autonomy in internal affairs granted in 1954

News Online

Daily Herald: St Maarten paper. Full version is available via subscription.

Teen Times: news for teenagers

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General information on St Maarteen: geography, people, government, economy and much more (from www.cia.gov)

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Member of the British Commonwealth since 1979

News Online

Daily Herald Daily paper with news from throughout the region.

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General information on StVincent and The Grenadines: geography, people, government, economy and much more (from www.cia.gov)

St Vincent and the Grenadines
Tourism-led site.aming, plus text news in brief.

Bay View English: learn English in the Caribbean. Wallilabou Bay, St. Vincent- Beachside accommodation and intensive English courses for adults in the teachers' home in the Caribbean. General English, TOEIC, TOEFL and business English in small classes of maximum 4 people.

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Member of the British Commonwealth since 1962

News Online

Trinidad Express
Trinidad quality daily. Includes the Tobago News.

Trinidad Guardian
Daily paper, politically neutral.

Trinidad Newsday- the people's magazine

Government of the republic Good-looking official site.

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General information on Trinidad and Tobago: geography, people, government, economy and much more (from www.cia.gov)

Pro-Language Institute : Study English in Port of Spain, Trinidad

A Visit to Trinidad: a school visit to Trinidad from Martinique

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News Online

Free Press- The most credible and reliable newspapers in TCI.

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General Information on Turks and Caicos Islands: geography, people, government, economy and much more (from www.cia.gov)

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Dependent territory of the UK

News Online

The Island Sun - Serving the BVI for 35 years.

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General Information on The Virgin Islands: geography, people, government, economy and much more (from www.cia.gov)

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  • The US Virgin Islands detailed map

    Unincorporated territory of the US

  • Virgin Islands Daily News - Virgin Islands Daily News - Online version of this Pulitzer Prize winning daily newspaper; offers news, stories, sports, and opinion editorials.

    St. John Tradewinds Newspaper - USVI - Since 1972, Tradewinds Newspaper has been the island authority

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