Category : World News

- 9 months ago

Islamic State Names New Leader

BBC News:– The jihadist group Islamic State (IS) has for the first time confirmed the death of its leader, Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi, and named his successor. An IS outlet announced on the messaging service Telegram that Abu Ibrahim al-Hashemi al-Qu...

- 9 months ago

Saint Lucian Tennis Player Selected For Regional Camp

Press Release:–  The International Tennis Federation (ITF) is committed to assisting the most talented junior players in the region.  The invited players are selected based on their performance in the last 12 months; during the ITF and COTECC o...

- 9 months ago

Taiwan Contributes Charity Supplies To Vulnerable Groups

Press Release:-  On behalf of His Excellency Douglas Shen, Ambassador of the Republic of China (Taiwan) to Saint Lucia, Counsellor Bill Shih-Chung Huang handed over a full container of charity supplies to the Honourable Lenard Montoute, Minister for...

- 9 months ago

Perfect Selfie Camera Apps For Your Android Device

Today we will tell you about some good selfie camera app that you can use for your mobile camera with the experience of taking pictures. So let's find out where to download those applications and where to download them.

- 9 months ago

Pierre Accuses Government Of Putting Horses Before Hospitals

Saint Lucia’s opposition leader, Philip J. Pierre, has accused the administration of Prime Minister Allen Chastanet of prizing horses over hospitals. Pierre, who is also leader of the Saint Lucia Labour Party (SLP) made the accusation in a stat...

- 9 months ago

Barbados to Ban Single Use Plastics on January 1, 2020

As a part of the movement towards a green economy and in its goal to have Barbados plastic-free by 2020, the Barbados government has placed a ban on single-use plastics. These are items made of plastic or polystyrene. The items which have been banned...

- 9 months ago

Saint Lucia Schools Report Cases Of Hand, Foot & Mouth Disease

Press Release:– The Department of Health and Wellness has received reports of cases of Hand, Foot and Mouth Disease from some of the schools on island. Hand, Foot, and Mouth Disease is a contagious viral illness. It is common in infants and chi...

- 9 months ago

St Jude Hospital Seeking To Become Self-Sufficient

St Jude Hospital which paid for a new ambulance out of its own funds, is seeking to become self-sufficient, a senior hospital official has disclosed. “We are putting measures in place to ensure that the hospital is on a good financial footing,&...

- 9 months ago

Hundreds Of Koalas Feared Dead In Australia Bush Fires

CNN:– More than 350 koalas are feared to have been killed by bushfires in Australia’s New South Wales state, animal experts say. The blazes — which have been burning near the coastal township of Port Macquarie since Monday — h...

- 9 months ago

New Ambulance For St Jude Hospital

St Jude Hospital launched a new ambulance into service Tuesday. “This ambulance is to serve our institution around the clock. It will only be driven by personnel trained to carry out its various operations,” the hospital said in a stateme...

- 9 months ago

Heavy Rain Forces Temporary Closure Of Pools At Soufriere Volcano

Heavy rainfall Wednesday what prompted a flash flood warning for Saint Lucia, forced the temporary closure of the four pools at the site of the Soufriere volcano, Park Manager Rawle Louis says. “We had a lot of rain down in Soufriere, especially at t...

- 9 months ago

Men Found Alive In Refrigerated Lorry In Belgium

BBC News:- Twelve men have been discovered hiding inside a refrigerated lorry in a car park near a motorway in Belgium’s Antwerp province, local police say. Police were called to the scene on Tuesday night by the driver who suspected that peopl...