Category : Caribbean and World News

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Nephew Charged With Killing Uncle In Micoud

A nephew has been charged with killing of his uncle at French Row, Micoud on February 27, 2021. Police say they charged Imran Anthony Compton on Thursday for causing the death of Earl Dennis, 50. Officers found Dennis in his blood-soaked bed. They sa...

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Meteorologists Mull Changing Start Date For Hurricane Season

Because of a surge in May storms, meteorologists are considering moving the start date of the Atlantic hurricane season from June 1 to May 15. The hurricane season has started on June 1 for more than five decades. The discussion on changing the start...

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Saint Lucia Records 5 COVID-19 Related Deaths & 11 New Cases

Press Release:-  Today Thursday March 4, 2021 the Ministry of Health and Wellness received confirmation of 11 new cases of COVID-19 from the Ezra Long Laboratory. These results are from a batch of 96 samples taken on March 2, 2021 and processed on Ma...

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SLP Leader Philip J. Pierre Takes COVID-19 Jab

Philip J. Pierre took a COVID-19 vaccine jab Thursday, reiterating that had always said that he would. “I believe in the science,” the Saint Lucia Labour Party (SLP) leader told reporters afterwards. Pierre recalled that he had said that...

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Mary Isaac Blames SLP Protest March For A 2020 COVID-19 Spike

Health Minister Mary Isaac says a Saint Lucia Labour Party (SLP) protest march in October, 2020, led to a spike in COVID-19 positive cases. Isaac made the claim on the Real FM Talk Show, Newsspin on Wednesday. “The reason why our figures shot u...

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Chastanet Says ‘Major Transformation’ Ongoing In Dennery

Prime Minister Allen Chastanet on a tour of Phase One of the Dennery Flood Mitigation Project, has asserted that a ‘major transformation’ is ongoing in the community. Chastanet also lauded the work on the project. “I must share how...

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Meghan Accuses Palace Of ‘Perpetuating Falsehoods’

The Duchess of Sussex has said Buckingham Palace could not expect her and Prince Harry to be silent if it was “perpetuating falsehoods about us”. In a clip of Oprah Winfrey’s interview with the couple, Meghan had been asked how she...

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Venezuela Donates Cash To Grenada To Help In COVID-19 Fight

GEORGETOWN, Grenada (CMC) – Foreign Affairs Minister, Oliver Joseph, has described Venezuela as a genuine friend to Grenada after disclosing that the South American Spanish speaking nation is one of the countries that has presented the island with ca...

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Guyana National Assembly Adjourned Over Assault Allegation

THE National Assembly, which is currently examining the 2021 National Budget Estimates, was forced into adjournment on Wednesday evening, following allegations of assault. It was alleged that a Government Member of Parliament physically assaulted his...