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West Indies defeat Sri Lanka by 7 wickets, win T20I series

Pallekele [Sri Lanka], Mar 7 (ANI): Shimron Hetmyer and Andre Russell shine as West Indies defeated Sri Lanka by seven-wickets in the second T20I at Pallekele International Cricket Stadium here on Fri (Haiti Sun)

Governments Should Fulfill Women's Rights Pledges

(New York) - Governments should mark International Women's Day on March 8, 2020 with moves to expedite progress on gender equality, Human Rights Watch said today. They should plan for concerted act (Haiti Sun)

Virus Fears Grip Markets Again; Stocks, Bond Yields Slide

NEW YORK - Fear dominated financial markets again Thursday, and stocks fell sharply on worries about the fast-spreading virus outbreak. It was the latest shudder in Wall Street's wildest week in mo (Haiti Sun)

Haiti cholera outbreak 'stopped in its tracks

This was achieved following concerted efforts from the Pan American Health Organization (PAHO), the Haitian Government and others, to address the root causes of cholera.

"Cholera is a disease (Haiti Sun)

Haiti reaches one-year free of Cholera

Washington D.C. / Port au Prince. 23 January 2020 (PAHO/WHO) - The cholera outbreak in Haiti that began in October 2010, affecting over 820,000 people and killing 9,792, has been stopped in its tra (Haiti Sun)

Haiti's Leader Marks Independence Day Amid Security Concerns

PORT-AU-PRINCE, HAITI - Haitian President Jovenel Moise broke with tradition on Wednesday and celebrated the country's independence day in the capital for security reasons following months of polit (Haiti Sun)

Ollie Pope fit and raring to make Test spot his own

Ollie Pope knows how suddenly opportunity can come knocking... then turn around and slam the door in your face.

So, rather than panic when illness robbed him of a fifth Test appearance for En (Haiti Sun)

Ravi Shastri wishes Team India a 'Happy New Year'

New Delhi [India], Dec 31 (ANI): India head coach Ravi Shastri on Tuesday shared a picture of Team India and wished them a Happy New Year. Shastri took to Twitter to write: "Happy New Year! Guys, you (Haiti Sun)

Climate change and empowering women top aid agencies' 2020 to-do list

We asked 10 organisations which two key issues they would focus on in the coming year

By Emma Batha

LONDON, Dec 30 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Tackling climate change and addressing (Haiti Sun)

Lucknow Test: West Indies defeat Afghanistan by nine wickets

Lucknow (Uttar Pradesh) [India], Nov 29 (ANI): West Indies defeated Afghanistan by nine wickets on the third day of the one-off Test on Friday here at the Ekana Cricket Stadium. Chasing 31, West Indie (Haiti Sun)

Afghanistan lead by 19-run after bundling Windies on 277

Lucknow (Uttar Pradesh) [India], Nov 28 (ANI): Afghanistan were at a lead of 19 runs after bundling out West Indies at 277 in the first Test at Ekana Cricket Stadium here on Thursday. At the end of pl (Haiti Sun)

Study suggests animals could help humans monitor oceans

Washington D.C [USA], Nov 28 (ANI): Sea animals including sharks, penguins, turtles and other seagoing species could help humans monitor the oceans by transmitting oceanographic information from elect (Haiti Sun)

DHS Lacked Technology to Track Separated Migrant Families

WASHINGTON - The Department of Homeland Security lacked a technology system to efficiently track separated migrant families during the execution of the zero tolerance immigration policy in 2018, a (Haiti Sun)

World Urges US to Lift its Embargo on Cuba

UNITED NATIONS - United Nations member states overwhelmingly supported lifting the United States' nearly 60-year-old economic, commercial and financial embargo of Cuba on Thursday, saying it is the (Haiti Sun)

Hales honoured to wear Durban Heat colours

Durban - Hard-hitting England star Alex Hales is ready to hit the ground running when the Durban Heat play its first game of the 2019 Mzan (Haiti Sun)

Qais Ahmad signs for Gloucestershire as overseas player

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Qais Ahmad, the 19-year-old Afghanistan legspinner, has signed a deal to become Gloucestershire's overseas player for the 2020 season.

Qais, who made his international debut (Haiti Sun)

(Im)migration Recap, Oct. 13-18

Editor's note: We want you to know what's happening, and why and how it could impact your life, family or business, so we created a weekly digest of the top original immigration, migration and refu (Haiti Sun)

US Asylum-Seekers Sent to Hawaiito Await Court Date

The United States has sent some asylum-seeking immigrants off the mainland to Hawaii.

John Egan, the head of the Refugee and Immigration Law Clinic at the University of Hawaii Law School, tol (Haiti Sun)

Oil Washes Up on Tourist Beaches in Brazilian Caribbean

RIO DE JANEIRO - Crude oil contaminating the northeastern coast of Brazil has reached the town of Maragogi, one of the region's main tourist beaches, its mayor said Thursday.

Images on local (Haiti Sun)

(Im)migration Recap, Sept. 22-27

Editor's note: We want you to know what's happening, and why and how it could impact your life, family or business, so we created a weekly digest of the top original immigration, migration and refu (Haiti Sun)

US Reaffirms Haiti Partnership, Expresses Concern Over Unrest

VOA Creole reporter Jean Robert Philippe in New York contributed to this report.

WASHINGTON - U.S. Deputy Secretary of State John J. Sullivan met with Haitian Foreign Minister Bocchit Edmond (Haiti Sun)

Latin American Regionalism Under the New Right

Collapsing. This is the first image that may come to the mind of those who nowadays observe the regional integration institutions that have been consolidated in Latin America since 2003. The rise o (Haiti Sun)

Dengue spreads across Central America, Red Cross scales up response

Panama/Geneva, 27 September 2019 --As dengue spreads rapidly across Central America, the International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies (IFRC) is scaling up emerg (Haiti Sun)

Island States and the SDGs: IAEA Acting Director General in New York

Small Island Developing States, often referred to as SIDS, the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals and how the IAEA can help in these areas were the main topics of discussion during IAEA A (Haiti Sun)

Dengue Fever Spreading Rapidly Across Central America

Dengue fever is spreading rapidly across Central America, the International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies said Friday.

"The size of this outbreak is unprecedented across (Haiti Sun)

The pros and cons of being small

Bahamas PMTCT programme 2019 West Indies cricketer during 2013 campaign Caribbean civil society at learning exchange in the Dominican Republic 2018

Being smal (Haiti Sun)

HIV in small island developing states

"I am not ready to share my status or disclose myself to the public.

"I am not ready to share my status or disclose myself to the public. I am afraid of b (Haiti Sun)

Harmanpreet Kaur, Smriti Mandhana likely to miss upcoming WBBL

London [UK], Sept 27 (ANI): India women's team cricketers Harmanpreet Kaur, Smriti Mandhana and Jemimah Rodrigues are likely to miss upcoming Women's Big Bash League (WBBL). WBBL which will be a stand (Haiti Sun)

US plans to slash refugee intake to 18,000

Washington D.C. [United States], Sept 27 (ANI): The US on Wednesday announced that it plans to allow only 18,000 refugees to be resettled in the United States in the 2020 fiscal year, the lowest numbe (Haiti Sun)

Island nations on climate crisis frontline not sitting idly by

On Friday, they will be centre stage during the General Assembly's big opening week, when countries will discuss progress made s (Haiti Sun)

US, Honduras Sign Immigration Deal

The United States and Honduras signed an agreement Wednesday as part of a U.S. effort to stem the flow of Central American migrants trying to cross from Mexico.

Details of the agreement have (Haiti Sun)