Category : Caribbean and World News

- 10 months ago

Kartel, Shawn Get Sentence Reduced

Jamaica Observer:– ATTORNEY-AT-LAW Bert Samuels, who represents incarcerated deejay Shawn “Shawn Storm” Campbell, is pleased with the Court of Appeal’s ruling to reduce the entertainer’s prison time, along with his co-convicts. “The...

- 10 months ago

Cayman Islands Prepared To Sell COVID-19 Tests To Other Islands

GEORGE TOWN, Cayman Islands (CMC) — The Government of the Cayman Islands says it is prepared to sell up to half of its COVID-19 tests to other countries in the region. Speaking during a recent press briefing, Premier Alden McLaughlin said the territo...

- 10 months ago

Canadian Farm Worker Programme COVID-19 Notice

Press Release:- The Department of Labour wishes to inform all farm workers schedule to travel to Canada for the 2020/2021 Season to contact the staff of the Employment Unit via email or telephone. Farm Workers are asked to call one of the following t...

- 10 months ago

Access To Care In Relation To COVID-19

Press Release:–  As of April 16, 2020 the World Health Organization reported a total of 1,991,562 confirmed cases of COVID-19 globally with 130,885 deaths. There are now 707,121 confirmed cases in the region of the Americas. The affected region...

- 10 months ago

War Veteran Raises Millions By Walking Laps In His Garden

France 24:–  A 99-year-old British army veteran who started walking laps in his garden as part of a humble fundraiser for the National Health Service has surprised himself by generating millions of pounds. Tom Moore’s family used social m...

- 10 months ago

France’s president says US and China back a world truce

(CNN) French President Emmanuel Macron said he has backing for a world truce during the coronavirus pandemic and is hopeful he can secure Russian President Vladimir Putin’s support. Speaking on French radio, Macron said he had secured the agree...

- 10 months ago

Resumption Of Services – Transport Division

Press Release:– The Division of Transport announces the resumption of services to the general public effective Monday, April 20, 2020. Please note that services provided can be transacted from Monday to Friday between the hours of 8:00am to 12:...

- 10 months ago

Coronavirus Inadvertently Fighting Crime In Barbados

by Emmanuel Joseph Barbados has recorded a 13 per cent drop in overall crime so far this year. Deputy Commissioner of Police Erwin Boyce attributes much of the decline to the existing national curfew designed to halt the spread of the deadly COVID-19...

- 10 months ago

Trinidad woman murdered in London

Just over a year ago, Trinidad-born Denise Simmons married her love and moved to Brent in London. The relationship soon turned violent, relatives said, and Simmons became a victim to verbal and physical abuse. The couple was separated in late 2019. S...

- 10 months ago

Trump Unveils Plan To Reopen States In Phases

BBC News:- As Covid-19 continues to spread across the US, President Donald Trump has given governors guidance on reopening state economies in the coming months. The guidelines for “Opening up America Again” outline three phases for states...