Category : Caribbean News

- 3 days ago

Hurricane Warning In Effect For Bermuda

A hurricane warning is in effect for Bermuda as hurricane Humberto continues to strengthen. Schools and offices have also been ordered closed while citizens have been ordered off the road from 7.00 pm Wednesday, the Royal Gazette says. According to m...

- 3 days ago

King Offers To Mediate If Tensions Exist Between PM And Media

Former Saint Lucia Prime Minister Stephenson King has offered to mediate if tensions exist between current Prime Minister Allen Chastanet and the media. “If that tension is existing I would love to act as a mediator and intervene to bring the m...

- 3 days ago

Young Male Shot In Castries

A 23 year old male was shot in the leg at La Pansee, Castries Tuesday night, officials have confirmed. The incident occurred about 9.00 pm, according to reports. The yet unidentified youth was transported to hospital via ambulance. There are no furth...

- 3 days ago

Saint Lucian Woman Accuses British Couple Of Indecent Assault

A Saint Lucian woman has filed a formal complaint with the police against a British man and his girlfriend for indecent assault. The virtual complainant alleges that both British nationals slapped her on her buttocks. According to information obtaine...

- 3 days ago

PM Supports Conversion Of Debt Into Investment In Resilience

Prime Minister Allen Chastanet has voiced support for the conversion of debt into investment in resilience, in cases like the Bahamas. The Bahamas was recently devastated by the passage of Hurricane Dorian. United Nations Secretary–General António Gu...

- 3 days ago

Opposition Leader Unhappy With State Of Economy

Opposition leader Philip J. Pierre, asserting that the government has ignored warnings from his party, has told reporters that he is very unhappy with the state of the economy. “We told them so; they didn’t listen,” he declared as h...

- 3 days ago

Saint Lucia To Review Building Codes, Hurricane Shelters

Saint Lucia is to reassess building codes and hurricane shelters in light of the devastation caused in the Bahamas by Hurricane Dorian. Infrastructure Minister Stephenson King told reporters Tuesday that in light of what transpired in the Bahamas and...

- 3 days ago

Saint Lucia Group Launches Rural Women’s Academy

Press Release:– A non-profit organization focused on empowering rural women is continuing to positively impact the lives of women in the agriculture sector. Since 2016, Helen’s Daughters has been making a case for the economic development of ru...

- 3 days ago

Amber Guyger To Be Tried In Dallas

Former Dallas cop Amber Guyger will be tried in Dallas for the murder of Saint Lucian, Botham Jean, media reports say. Guyger’s defence had argued that the trial should be moved to another county. Their contention was that media coverage of the...

- 4 days ago

Bahamas Issues Ban On New Construction In Shantytowns

The  Bahamas government Sunday night issued a stop order banning any new buildings in four major shantytowns on Abaco, the Nassau Guardian reports. The order follows the recent devastation of the Abaco Islands and Grand Bahama by Hurricane Dorian.  T...

- 4 days ago

Sammy Announces Latest Zouks Reinforcement

By Terry Finisterre Speaking after the team’s latest loss on Sunday night in St Kitts and Nevis, Saint Lucia Zouks captain Daren Sammy announced his latest reinforcement, 34-year-old South African batsman, Colin Ingram. Ingram,a blond, bestubbl...

- 4 days ago

Georgia Man Kills Masked Teens Who Tried To Rob Him

A Georgia homeowner shot and killed three teens as they approached his residence with their faces covered, authorities said. The masked teens — a 15-year-old and two 16-year-olds — approached three residents around 4 a.m., Monday, at the...

- 4 days ago

Underwater Wedding In Saint Lucia

Press Release:- The 2019 Saint Lucia Dive Festival (DiveFest), recently served as the platform for an underwater wedding. Ontario couple, Julie and Sean Gillian, took the plunge at the Royalton Resort. “Scuba diving is a passion for us. It is somethi...