Archive for February, 2011

Ouvrez les placards ! Haïti: 14 mai 2011

February 27, 2011
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Ouvrez les placards ! Haïti: 14 mai 2011

Ouvrez les placards ! Haïti: 14 mai 2011. Passé cette date, le président René Préval et son gouvernement, restés au pouvoir après le 7 février en vertu d’une loi votée par le Parlement pour que le temps constitutionnel puisse s’harmoniser au temps légal, remettront le tablier à un des deux candidats en lice :...
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Nightmare in Haiti: Family, friends work to free Bradenton man-Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

February 27, 2011
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Nightmare in Haiti: Family, friends work to free Bradenton man-Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

Family, friends fight to free jailed Bradenton dad, missionary. By PARADISE AFSHAR – pafshar@bradenton.com Everything moves slowly in Haiti. After seven years, Daniel Pye and his wife, Leann, both from Bradenton, had grown accustomed to that unwritten law of the land. They run an orphanage and mission in the southern coastal city of Jacmel,...
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After last year’s non-event, some Haitians are planning to party this carnival

February 27, 2011
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After last year’s non-event, some Haitians are planning to party this carnival

Haitians debate whether their quake-struck nation can afford to party. By Jacqueline Charles jcharles@MiamiHerald.com PORT-AU-PRINCE — Across the grand central plaza downtown, a sound truck with an expansive dance floor pulls up in front of the broken presidential palace. The DJ revs up the crowd as two dozen girls in eye-catching red and white...
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MADAM MANIGAT HAS A NEW LOVE INTEREST AS HUSBAND LESLY LOVES POWER SO MUCH HE IGNORES THE TRUTH

February 26, 2011
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MADAM MANIGAT HAS A NEW LOVE INTEREST AS HUSBAND LESLY LOVES POWER SO MUCH HE IGNORES THE TRUTH

MADAM MANIGAT HAS A NEW LOVE INTEREST AS HUSBAND LESLY LOVES POWER SO MUCH HE IGNORES THE TRUTH. February 26, 2011 It is really difficult to visualize the fat, elderly, self-proclaimed intellectual Sorbonne affiliate, rutting with a somewhat younger associate, but it seems to be true after a staff member, trying to deliver a...
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New Group of Cuban Health Professionals Arrived in Haiti

February 26, 2011
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New Group of Cuban Health Professionals Arrived in Haiti

HAVANA, Cuba, Feb 26 (acn) A group of almost 30 Cuban doctors, nurses and health technicians arrived in Haiti on Friday to join the Cuban medical brigade currently offering free services and facing a cholera epidemic there. The specialists were welcomed by the head of the Cuban medical brigade, Lorenzo Somarriba, who gave details...
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Des changements opérés dans la machine électorale

February 26, 2011
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Des changements opérés dans la machine électorale

La Nouvelliste: Nous ne sommes qu’à 22 jours de la tenue du second tour présidentiel prévue le 20 mars prochain et à 20 jours de la fin de la campagne électorale. Et comme c’était annoncé lors de la rencontre de la semaine dernière entre le Conseil électoral provisoire (CEP), les candidats et les partis...
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FDNY: Voodoo Sex Candles Caused Fatal Fire in Brooklyn

February 25, 2011
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FDNY: Voodoo Sex Candles Caused Fatal Fire in Brooklyn

By ARUN KRISTIAN DAS | MyFox New York MYFOXNY.COM – Candles used in a voodoo sex ceremony ignited a fast-moving fire that swept through a Brooklyn apartment building on the evening of February 19 and into early February 20, 2011, and killed a woman, according to FDNY fire marshals and a city official. Also,...
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Haiti – Reconstruction : Macroseismic zoning maps for Port-au-Prince-Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

February 25, 2011
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Haiti – Reconstruction : Macroseismic zoning maps for Port-au-Prince-Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

Within the framework of the risk reduction of natural disasters project and more particularly in the context of attenuation of earthquake threat, the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), delivered to the Haitian institutions the macroseismic zoning maps of Port-au-Prince, a crucial tool for all projects building in Haiti. Developed in collaboration with the National...
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Campaign opens for Haiti’s presidential runoff

February 25, 2011
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Campaign opens for Haiti’s presidential runoff

Campaign for runoffs of Haiti’s chaotic, flawed elections open amid doubts, questions. By Jacqueline Charles jcharles@MiamiHerald.com PORT-AU-PRINCE — As a politics-weary Haiti begins the final push toward next month’s presidential elections, many here doubt that the process would be free from the chaos, fraud and controversy that plagued the first-round of voting. Haitian officials...
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Bradenton woman says husband is wrongfully jailed in Haiti-Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

February 25, 2011
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Bradenton woman says husband is wrongfully jailed in Haiti-Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

MANATEE COUNTY, Fla. – Since October, a man from Bradenton has been living his life inside of a Haitian jail. His wife, who has been living with him in Haiti for the last seven years, says her husband did nothing wrong. Now she is back in Bradenton and pleading for help. Danny and Leann...
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