Category : Caribbean and World News

- 5 months ago

Ministry of Agriculture Prepares For Sea Moss Fiesta

by Neval Auguste In an effort to strengthen Saint Lucia’s food security and improve nutrition within the country, the Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries, Food Security and Rural Development is spearheading several food festivals aimed at encouraging...

- 5 months ago

Home Affairs Minister Pays Official Visit To Police Marine Unit

Home Affairs Minister Dr. Virginia Albert-Poyotte in her continued quest to ensure she assesses first – hand the conditions of work of law enforcement officers paid an official visit to the Marine Unit compound at Vigie, Castries on Thursday,...

- 5 months ago

WATCH: Driver Escapes Unscathed After Vehicle Bursts Into Flames

The driver of a Subaru escaped unscathed after the vehicle burst into flames Monday afternoon on the Barre de L’Isle road. Emergency personnel from the Dennery fire station rushed to the scene after receiving a distress call at 3:40 pm and fou...

- 5 months ago

King Concerned Over Road Fatalities

Transport Minister Stephenson King has expressed concern over the spate of road accidents in Saint Lucia and the resulting fatalities. So far for the year, fourteen people have lost their lives due to road accidents, the most recent being Kurlan Mar...

- 5 months ago

New York-Based Saint Lucian Organization Hosts Benefit For Minelle

On Saturday, August 20, 2022, the New York City-based Babonneau Day (Original) Committee will host a fundraiser to benefit former several-time Saint Lucian calypso monarch Minelle, who was hospitalized after being violently attacked on the eve of th...

- 5 months ago

‘We Need To Appreciate Our Rivers A Lot More’

Saint Lucia’s Minister for Agriculture, Fisheries, Food Security, and Rural Development has expressed concern over the dumping of waste, including bulky items like fridges and stoves in the Island’s rivers. Alfred Prospere told the Communications Un...

- 5 months ago

Anderson Peters: ‘It Will Be A Long Road To Recovery!’

Following an incident on Wednesday aboard the party cruise vessel Harbour Master in the Grenada capital, St. George’s, Grenadian javelin champion Anderson Peters has given the assurance that he is feeling better than he was in the immediate af...

- 5 months ago

Government Announces New Fuel Price Adjustments

The Public is hereby notified that in keeping with changes in international oil prices and Government’s application of the modified market pass-through petroleum pricing mechanism, the retail price of kerosene and LPG 100lb cylinder has changed. The...