Category : Caribbean News

by Staff - 1 day ago

A New Ugliest Dog Has Been Crowned

CNN:- This contest isn’t about beauty. Instead, these four-legged dynamos compete on their lack of cuteness all in an effort to win the title of World’s Ugliest Dog. The competition was ruff — 19 dogs battled it out for the crown be...

by Staff - 1 day ago

Jamaicans Say Farewell To Edward Seaga

Jamaica Observer:– Jamaicans from all walks of life filled the streets around the Cathedral of the Most Holy Trinity in Kingston yesterday, watching and cheering as the carriage bearing the coffin with the remains of former Prime Minister Edwar...

by Staff - 1 day ago

France Braces For Heatwave

BBC News:– France is braced for a heatwave with temperatures forecast to exceed 40C this week – potentially breaking the record for June. Temperatures are expected to reach 35 degrees or more on Monday, and climb even further until the peak on...

by Staff - 2 days ago

UWI Open Campus To Deliver Resilience Training

Press Release:– The University if the West Indies (The UWI) Open Campus has been successful in its bid to the Organisation of American States (OAS) for the Chile OAS Scholarships for CARICOM countries project. The project is for the delivery of...

by Staff - 2 days ago

Saint Lucia Police Assist Traffic Violator In Distress

A motorist who violated traffic regulations by executing an illegal steep left turn into Darling Road while driving along Calvary Road, got his vehicle stuck in the gutter as it drove down the Darling Road incline Saturday. In what turned out to be a...

by Staff - 2 days ago

Masked Gunman Rob KFC In Castries, One Shot

Saint Lucia police shot one of two  masked bandits who robbed the Micoud Street outlet of KFC about 11:20 pm Saturday night, law enforcement officials say. Both men were armed with guns at the time of the robbery, the law enforcement officials told S...

by Staff - 2 days ago

Ethiopia Army Chief Shot Dead

BBC News:– The chief of staff of the Ethiopian army, Gen Seare Mekonnen, has been shot dead by his own bodyguard in the capital, Addis Ababa. He and another officer died trying to prevent a coup attempt against the administration in Ethiopia...

by Staff - 3 days ago

Cruise Ship Employee Rescues Passenger Who Jumps Overboard

Fox News:- A cruise ship member dove into the water to rescue a passenger who “chose, of her own will, to jump overboard” in Italy, MSC Cruises confirmed to Fox News. The Irish woman, who has not been identified, reportedly jumped from th...

by Staff - 3 days ago

C Die In U.S Collision

CNN:– Seven motorcyclists were killed and three others injured when they collided with a pickup truck that was going the opposite direction in New Hampshire, police said. Authorities received a call around 6:30 p.m. Friday about a motor vehicle...

by Staff - 3 days ago

Trump Delays Planned Immigration Sweep

WASHINGTON, United States (AFP)— President Donald Trump said Saturday that he was delaying a planned immigration sweep for two weeks to allow time for his Republican Party and opposition Democrats to find a political solution to the hot-button issue....

by Staff - 3 days ago

Bear Falls Asleep In Wardrobe After Entering Home

BBC News:- A black bear has been found sleeping in a wardrobe after apparently locking itself into a room in a home in the US state of Montana. Alerted to the intrusion in Butler Creek, police said the large mammal just yawned when officers knocked o...