Category : World News

- 4 days ago

Pierre Says Brighter Days Ahead Under His Leadership

Opposition leader Philip J. Pierre has assured his Castries East ‘family’ and the rest of Saint Lucia that brighter days are ahead under his leadership and the Saint Lucia Labour Party (SLP). Pierre, who is the MP for Castries East, gave...

- 5 days ago

Castries Vendors Urged To Keep Standards High

Castries, St. Lucia, July 3, 2020 – The Castries Constituency Council last week held two separate meetings with both provisions market and coconut vendors.  The tone of the meetings was positive.  Both gatherings were chaired by Communications Manage...

- 5 days ago

Six Airlines To Take Over From LIAT?

Trinidad and Tobago Guardian:– Prime Minister of Barbados and former chair of Caricom, Mia Mottley has revealed that six air carriers have expressed interest in taking over LIAT’s travel routes, in wake of the carrier’s current financial challe...

- 5 days ago

Italy Turns Away American Tourists On Private Jet

The Local:-  Border police in Sardinia denied entry to five US citizens who attempted to enter the island aboard a private jet, in line with Italy’s ban on almost all tourism from outside Europe. The group of around ten adults and children, whi...

- 5 days ago

Kanye West Again Says He Will Run For President

BBC News:- US rapper Kanye West has said he is running for president, potentially pitting him against a man he says he admires, Donald Trump. “We must now realize the promise of America by trusting God, unifying our vision and building our futu...

- 5 days ago

Marc Residents Arrest Two Individuals After Suspected Arson

Marc residents arrested two individuals Friday night in connection with a suspected arson involving a vehicle at in their community. The two suspects were later handed over to the police. A video of the vehicle on fire was posted on social media. Eme...

- 5 days ago

Public announcement for 2020 CXC examination candidates

Press Release: The Department of Education, Innovation and Gender Relations would like to inform: 1. All candidates who are registered for the June 2020 CXC examinations, that their timetables are available. Candidates are to collect their timetables...

- 5 days ago

Safe Saint Lucia – The Place To Be In 2020

by Dr. Amanda King MBBS (UWI), FRCP (Glas.), FACR, SLMM St. Lucia has eliminated COVID-19! The evidence suggests that, weighing the benefits and risks, it is time to lift restrictions domestically. Schools could have been back for a month now, bus dr...

- 6 days ago

Trump: ‘We Only Kneel To Almighty God’

Sky News:- Donald Trump has blasted “angry mobs” trying to tear down statues as he claimed protesters are attempting to “wipe out” US history in a speech to mark America’s Independence Day. The US president addressed mor...

- 6 days ago

Gunman With Shopping Basket Attempts to Rob Gros Islet Business

A gunman with a shopping basket fled a Gros Islet business establishment after a failed robbery. The man who pretended to be a shopper, attempted to pull off a robbery earlier this week. But the attempt on Thursday about 1:45 pm failed after the cash...

- 6 days ago

Drivers In Saint Lucia Take Advantage Of New Digital Platform

Several drivers on the island have begun taking advantage of the new digital platform which now allows the holder of a Saint Lucia driver’s license to apply for a renewal or duplicate license from any location.  More in this report from Julita Peter:...

- 6 days ago

Male In Hospital After Shooting in Soufriere

A male individual is nursing a gunshot wound to the thigh following a shooting incident in Soufriere Friday night, police say. According to a law enforcement official, the shooting occurred about 11. pm at Fond Bernier. The victim is reported to have...

- 6 days ago

Supermarkets Snub Goods Made From Coconuts Picked By Monkeys

BBC News:– A number of supermarkets have removed some coconut water and oil from their shelves after it emerged the products were made with fruit picked by monkeys. The monkeys are snatched from the wild and trained to pick up to 1,000 coconuts...