Category : World News

by Staff - 6 hours ago

24 presumed dead in Dominica

(Barbados Nation) – Reports out of Dominica indicate that 15 residents from the southern community of Pointe Michel are presumed dead as a result of Hurricane Maria which devastated the island of Dominica on Monday night. A resident of the comm...

by Staff - 7 hours ago

Guyanese man jailed in NY for wife’s murder

DNAInfo:-.-QUEENS, NEW YORK — A man who attacked his wife last December on a Richmond Hill street, nearly decapitating her with a kitchen knife, has been sentenced to 21 years in prison, prosecutors said Wednesday. Prem Rampersaud, 51, who lived in G...

by Staff - 7 hours ago

Antigua: Farmer killed, ex lover critical

Antigua Observer:-A well-known farmer and calypsonian was stabbed to death yesterday afternoon while his ex-girlfriend was hospitalised up to last night in critical condition with stab wounds to the upper body. According to police sources, the deceas...

by Staff - 8 hours ago

10 Of The World’s Most Expensive Watches

A high end luxury watch such as a Rolex, Hublot, Patek Philippe etc will cost you around $20,000 but these are not the most expensive watches in the market.  In fact, their cost is just a tiny fraction of what some of the most expensive watches cost....

by Staff - 9 hours ago

Uganda Travel Month returns

By Our Reporter The Uganda Travel Month, a domestic tourism drive, is back! The tourism initiative by  The Pearl Guide Uganda, a local tourism marketing firm, returns for its 2nd edition during the month of October. The 2017 edition was launched at...

by Staff - 15 hours ago

Reggae star Tarrus Riley to hold concert in Uganda

Reggae star Tarrus Riley is coming to Uganda. We have learnt that the Jamaican-American singer will stage a mega concert in Uganda late this year. The 38-year-old singer, who is popular for songs like “Gimme Lickle One drop”, “Dont...

by Staff - 19 hours ago

Chopping at Babonneau

A man in his forties is reported to be in stable condition at Victoria Hospital after a chopping incident near the Babonneau multipurpose centre. The victim has been identified by law enforcement sources as Trevor Joseph. Joseph is reported to have b...

by Staff - 20 hours ago

Police probe suspected suicide in Dennery

Saint Lucia police are investigating a suspected suicide in Dennery. The deceased, who is said to be originally from Micoud Village, has been identified as Kurt Mason, also known as ‘Pawi’. He is reported to have been found hanging at aro...

by Staff - 21 hours ago

Heritage Music

Heritage Day is a South African public holiday celebrated on 24 September. On this day, South Africans across the spectrum celebrate their different cultures, traditions, customs, music, literature and art.