Vessel from Haiti was 'overloaded and unseaworthy' says US Coast Guard
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Saturday 21 August 2010
Haiti's electoral council has ruled that hip hop artist Wyclef Jean cannot run for president.
Thursday 19 August 2010
Hip hop star Wyclef Jean said today he was confident that Haiti election officials would accept his candidacy to run for president despite doubts over whether he meets the residency requirement.
Friday 06 August 2010
Haitian hip-hop star Wyclef Jean registered as a presidential contender yesterday, in a move into politics that generated an outburst of popular enthusiasm in his poor, earthquake-ravaged homeland.
Thursday 05 August 2010
He may be Haiti's best-known celebrity, but is he ready to be its head of state? That's the question Wyclef Jean must answer tonight, when he's expected to throw his back-to-front baseball cap into the ring by formally announcing his intention to stand in the country's forthcoming presidential elections.
Thursday 29 July 2010
The Foreign Office said today it was investigating reports that a British strip club owner was murdered on holiday in the Dominican Republic.
Thursday 29 July 2010
Clutching her baby for the first time since the Haiti earthquake, Marie Miracle Seignon's smile and middle name say it all.
Wednesday 28 July 2010
Singer Wyclef Jean is considering running for president of Haiti but has not decided whether to seek a five-year term as leader of the earthquake-ravaged nation.
Monday 12 July 2010
Six months after enduring one of the deadliest natural disasters of the past century, the small republic of Haiti is finally showing signs of recovery.
Saturday 10 July 2010
Sunday 04 July 2010
Monday 07 June 2010
The UN's humanitarian chief acknowledged frustration yesterday with the slow progress in providing shelter to the 1.5 million Haitians still homeless because of the 12 January earthquake, and said a large amount of work needs to be done as the hurricane season bears down.
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