Category : Caribbean News

by Staff - 10 hours ago

SLNT Supports More Effective Management Of Marine Turtles

Press Release:- The Saint Lucia National Trust’s mandate includes the protection of Saint Lucia’s flora and fauna.  To this end, the Trust has supported the campaign for more effective management of marine turtles in Saint Lucia. Globally and regiona...

by Staff - 12 hours ago

Cops Vow To Continue Campaign Against Criminals

Saint Lucia police have vowed to continue their campaign against criminals and do what it takes within the law to take persons who commit crime into custody. The declaration was made earlier this week by Acting Police Commissioner, Milton Desir, in a...

by Staff - 15 hours ago

Saint Lucia PM Announces Drop In Unemployment

Prime Minister Allen Chastanet Wednesday announced a drop in Saint Lucia’s unemployment rate. Writing about the decline later on his official Facebook page, Chastanet disclosed that youth unemployment saw a “very encouraging decline”...

by Staff - 15 hours ago

Barbados PM Mum On LIAT Negotiations

Barbados Nation:-  MUM’S THE WORD on negotiations between the Government of Barbados and Antigua and Barbuda over regional airline LIAT. Prime Minister Mia Mottley said yesterday Barbados remained committed to regional air travel, and to LIAT, but re...

by Staff - 17 hours ago

Seven Persons Injured In 3-Vehicle Collision At Micoud

Seven persons were injured and taken to St Jude hospital Thursday morning following a collision involving three vehicle, emergency officials have reported. They said the injuries did not appear to be life threatening. According to the officials, the...

by Staff - 18 hours ago

Saint Lucia Welcomes New Taiwan Project Manager

Press Release:- The Republic of China (Taiwan) continues to make strides to deliver outcomes in the areas of agriculture, Information and Communications Technology (ICT) and more.   It recently welcomes its new project manager, Joanna Huang, to the t...

by Staff - 18 hours ago

Saint Lucia Police Get Top Honours At Cayman Islands Awards

The Royal Saint Lucia Police Force (RSLPF) won the top award Wednesday night at the Amalgamated Security Company 2019 annual awards in the Cayman Islands, local reports say. Superintendent Marshama Sealy won the top prize for Best Caribbean Law Enfor...

by Staff - 20 hours ago

Police Identify Bullet-Riddled Body At Anse La Raye

Press Release:- On Tuesday May 21, 2019, about 11:30 p.m. officers attached to the Anse La Raye Station responded to a report of a suspicious death at Anse Gallet, Anse La Raye. Upon arrival, officer discovered the body of a male, with apparent wound...

by Staff - 20 hours ago

Police Update on Shooting In Castries

Press Release:- On Wednesday May 22, 2019 about 10:30 p.m. officers attached to the Special Services Unit, whilst on mobile patrol received information regarding a suspicious motor vehicle, at Reclamation Grounds, Castries. The responding officers ma...

by Staff - 22 hours ago

Young Male Dead, Another Man Injured In Confrontation With Cops

An unidentified youth is  dead and a 28-year old male is hospitalised  following a confrontation with Saint Lucia police Wednesday night after ten, according to  multiple sources. A firearm was recovered, it was reported. A law enforcement official t...

by Staff - 23 hours ago

102 Year Old Woman Suspected Of Murder In France

BBC News:- A 102-year-old woman is suspected of having murdered her 92-year-old neighbour in a French retirement home. The suspected killer is now in a psychiatric hospital. Earlier she told one of the carers that she had “killed someone”...

by Staff - 1 day ago

Formerly Homeless Teen Gets Over $3 Million In Scholarships

CNN:– The stress of senior year can be overwhelming. Combine that with challenges at home, and it can derail any high school student’s academic career. Memphis high school senior Tupac Mosley maintained a 4.3 GPA, scored a 31 on his ACT,...

by Staff - 1 day ago

Court Orders $US 1.55 Million Award To Dismissed LIAT Worker

CHARLOTTE AMALIE, United States Virgin Islands (CMC) — A judge of the Superior Court of the United States Virgin Islands (USVI) has dismissed an appeal by the cash-strapped regional airline, LIAT, against a US$1.55 million in damages awarded to a for...