Category : Caribbean News

by Staff - 1 week ago

US Driver Pleads Guilty To Six Murders

An Uber driver accused of killing six people at random in a shooting spree in the US state of Michigan in 2016 has pleaded guilty to murder, attempted murder and firearms offences, the BBC said. Four people were killed at a restaurant and two at a ca...

by Staff - 1 week ago

Charrandas Persaud Plans To Return To Guyana ‘Soon’

Charrandas Persaud, whose shock vote in support of the opposition’s no confidence motion against the Guyana government of which he was part, plans to return home soon,  it has been reported. Stabroek News quoted the former Guyana government MP...

by Staff - 1 week ago

T&T Woman Confesses To Fake Rape Claim

A Trinidad and Tobago woman was charged with wasteful employment of the police after making a fake rape claim, local reports say. The Daily Express identified the woman as 24-year old Leah Phillip. The newspaper said she was sentenced by a court in t...

by Staff - 1 week ago

Castries North Youth Get Table Tennis Equipment

The Taiwanese Embassy here has made a donation of table tennis equipment to the youth of Castries North. The donation was made on Friday to the MP for the area, Stephenson King, who received it on behalf of the Chase Gardens-Carielle Table Tennis Clu...

by Staff - 1 week ago

Methodist Minister Urges Trust In God, Not Pastors

Superintendent Minister of the Methodist Church here, Seth Ampadu, has declared in an interview that people should put their trust in God and not Pastors. He explained that pastors are ordinary members like everyone else. The clergyman said people ne...

by Staff - 1 week ago

Break In At Criminal Records Office

Police are investigating a break in at the Lamar Building on Bridge Street,Castries  on the floor that houses the Criminal Records Office, the Writ Department and the Vulnerable Persons Unit (VPU), law enforcement sources have confirmed. The break in...

by Staff - 1 week ago

Prudent Says Charrandas Persaud Did ‘The Right Thing’

Charrandas Persaud, who voted with Guyana’s opposition in support of a no-confidence motion against the coalition government of which he was part, has the backing of the leader of the Lucian Peoples Movement(LPM). Therold Prudent believes that...

by Staff - 1 week ago

Arkansas Cop Sacked After Shooting Chihuahua

A police dog handler in the US has been sacked after being caught on camera shooting a Chihuahua. Reports identified the dog as a Chihuahua mix which weighs less than 10 pounds. Footage of Deputy Keenan Wallace opening fire on the tiny animal sparked...

by Staff - 1 week ago

Classes To Commence Wednesday At Ciceron Primary

Classes at the Ciceron Primary School will commence on Wednesday January 09, 2019, for students of the institution, the Department of Education, Innovation and Gender Relations  has announced. In a notice to parents and guardians, the department expl...

by Staff - 1 week ago

Barbados Campus Of Ross University Opens

Ross University School of Medicine (RUSM) has officially opened its  Barbados campus at the Lloyd Erskine Sandiford Centre, with classes expected to begin on Monday, according to Barbados Today. The newspaper  quoted Barbados Prime Minister, Mia Mott...

by Staff - 1 week ago

Police Say California Jogger Attacked By Dog, Bitten By Owner

A jogger was attacked by a dog in a California park, but police say it was the dog’s owner who left bite marks on her arm. LT. David Phulps of East Bay Regional Parks told NBC Bay Area that  in addition to the bite, there was some punching and kickin...