Category : Caribbean and World News

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James Foster Succeeds Daren Sammy As New Coach Of Peshawar Zalmi

CRICKETADDICTOR.COM:– Former England keeper-batter James Foster has been named the new head coach of the Peshawar Zalmi franchise for the upcoming edition of the Pakistan Super League (PSL 2022). He replaced West Indies’ Daren Sammy, who has be...

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Man Hospitalised After Shooting In Babonneau

The Saint Lucia Fire Service (SLFS) says it transported a man to the OKEU Hospital Thursday after responding about 3:49 pm to a shooting report at Desrameaux, Babonneau. Emergency personnel said they found a forty-year-old man, the victim of a suspec...

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CARPHA Signs Agreement To Mitigate COVID-19 Impact In Member States

Press Release:– The Caribbean Public Health Agency (CARPHA) and the Agence Française de Développement (the French Development Agency or AFD) signed an agreement on Monday 24 January 2022, to mitigate the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic in the 2...

- 37 minutes ago

UK Man Drove Without Insurance Or Licence For Over 70 Years

Sky News:– A man, pulled over by officers, said he had been driving without a licence or insurance for more than 70 years, according to police. Bulwell, Rise Park and Highbury Vale Police said the driver claimed he had been driving without docu...

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Police Probe Report Of Assault On Burglar In Marchand

Saint Lucia police are investigating a report that a man who broke into a building at Marchand, Castries, got a severe beating from the owner on Friday morning. The Saint Lucia Fire Service (SLFS) said it responded to a report of a physical assault i...

- 13 hours ago

MHMC Resumes Outpatient Clinics, Elective Surgery

Press Release:- Millennium Heights Medical Complex wishes to inform the public of the resumption of elective surgery and outpatient clinics from January 31, 2022. Outpatient pharmacy services will remain suspended at this time. The Complex regrets th...

- 14 hours ago

COVID-19: WHO Chief Says Conditions Ideal For More Variants

World Health Organization (WHO) Director Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus has warned that COVID-19 will be here for the foreseeable future. On Monday, he declared that it was dangerous to assume that Omicron would be the last variant or the world was witne...

- 15 hours ago

Saint Lucia Records 225 New Cases Of COVID-19

Press Release:–  Today Thursday January 27, 2022 the Ministry of Health, Wellness and Elderly Affairs received confirmation of a total of 225 new cases of COVID-19. These samples were processed on Wednesday January 26, 2022 from a total of 629...

- 17 hours ago

Saint Lucia’s COVID-19 Response Boosted By Equipment Donation

by Fernelle Neptune The St Lucia Cooperative Credit Union League Limited recently handed over four high flow nasal cannula machines to the Ministry of Health and one to the St. Jude Hospital in support of the response to the COVID-19 pandemic and oth...

- 18 hours ago

Barbados Cabinet Members To Declare Assets To Serve

Barbados Prime Minister Mia Mottley has indicated that members of her new cabinet will have to declare their assets to serve despite the absence of integrity legislation. She also announced zero tolerance for corruption and arrogance in her new gover...

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ECCB Launches Climate Resilience Data Challenge

University students and practitioners in the field of data science are invited to participate in the Climate Resilience Data Challenge, a component of the 6th Growth and Resilience Dialogue organised by the Eastern Caribbean Central Bank (ECCB) in co...