Category : Caribbean and World News

- 11 months ago

Government Employees Getting Help To Cope With Anxiety, Depression

Press Release:- The Department of the Public Service through the Employee Assistance Programme-EAP, will be conducting presentations to government employees on: 1.How to cope with Anxiety 2.How to Cope with Depression and Associated Factors such as L...

- 11 months ago

Over 20,000 Arrested In Global Crackdown On Phone, Internet Scams

LYON, France: A year-long investigative clampdown on criminal networks coordinated by INTERPOL has demonstrated the scale of phone and online frauds worldwide. Codenamed First Light, the operation officially concluded in November with the following r...

- 11 months ago

Saint Lucia Records Case #275 Of COVID-19

Press Release:– Today Sunday December 13, 2020 the Ministry of Health received confirmation of one confirmed case of COVID-19 from a batch of 109 tested conducted. This brings the total number of cases diagnosed in country to date to 275. Case...

- 11 months ago

Yonachak Releases Latest CD Tracks

by Reginald Andrew A veteran Saint Lucian artiste of popular musical acclaim is on course for a revival of sorts with his production.  During earlier times, Eugene Cline aka “Yonachak” was involved with a number of local bands playing gigs on the loc...

- 11 months ago

Country Music’s Charley Pride Dies At 86

Charley Pride, who sold millions of records and was the first Black performer to become a member of the Country Music Hall of Fame, among many other honors, has died at age 86. A statement posted on the singer’s website said Pride passed away i...

- 11 months ago

Body of Tenant Discovered in Bonne Terre Apartment

The owner of an apartment which was being rented at Bonne Terre, Gros Islet, Friday morning summoned the police to investigate a foul smell emanating from the locked building, reports say. According to reports from the community, the police discovere...

- 11 months ago

Saint Lucia Receives 153 Negative COVID-19 Test Results

Press Release:– On Saturday, December 12, 2020, the Ministry of Health received a batch of 153 test results, all of which were negative. To date, Saint Lucia has done a total of 17, 571 COVID-19 tests in country. Today, the Ministry of Health r...

- 11 months ago

Tourist Dies In St. Martin Shark Attack

A 38 year old French woman died this week after a shark bit off her leg in Orient Bay, St. Martin, media reports say. Orient Bay is a popular beach on the French part of the Caribbean island which is shared with  St. Maarten, the Dutch-controlled por...

- 11 months ago

CHTA Shares Optimistic Outlook For Tourism Recovery

Press Release:–  As the Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) pandemic continues to impact global tourism, top Caribbean private sector tourism leaders are asserting that tourism is the region’s best hope for recovery and renewal and that the suc...

- 11 months ago

Six Former Jamaican Cops Barred From Entering US

United States Secretary of State Mike Pompeo has named six former members of a now disbanded Jamaica Constabulary Force (JCF) operational team, the Crime Management Unit (CMU), among 17 officials and family members of foreign governments who have bee...