Category : Caribbean News

by Staff - 4 months ago

10 Swimmers To Represent Saint Lucia At CARIFTA Championship

Press Release:– This year, 2019, ten swimmers have been confirmed to represent Saint Lucia at the Carifta Swim Championship scheduled to take place in Barbados April 11th to the 25th at the Barbados Aquatic Center, 10 Lane 50 Metre pool with Da...

by Staff - 4 months ago

SALCC Admissions Deadline Reminder

SALCC: Persons interested in applying for admission to the Sir Arthur Lewis Community College for the 2019/2020 academic year are reminded that the deadline for submission of Application Forms is Friday, 5th April 2019 at 3:00 p.m. Applicants are enc...

by Staff - 4 months ago

Guyana: Bandits In School Uniform Stage Robbery

Stabroek News:– Two armed bandits, dressed in school uniform, on Saturday robbed a New Amsterdam money changer of $4 million as he entered his yard at the Bermine Housing Scheme, East Bank Berbice. According to information gathered, the vendor,...

by Staff - 4 months ago

Buju Returns Like A Champion

Jamaica Observer:–  Buju Banton returned to the stage in a moment fit for the ages last Saturday evening at the National Stadium in Kingston. After an almost ten-year hiatus, patrons dug deep to pay big bucks for the monumental experience. Elle...

by Staff - 4 months ago

Saint Lucian Volunteer Recognised By The Queen

Press Release:– Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II, as Head of the Commonwealth, today recognised Dorothy Phillip, representing Saint Lucia, as the 92nd Commonwealth Point of Light. The award is in honour of her exceptional voluntary service suppor...

by Staff - 4 months ago

Social Media Linked To Rise In Teen Mental Health Disorders

NBC News:- Mental health issues have risen significantly over the last decade and the rise of digital media may be one reason why, according to  a national survey released Thursday. The research, published by the American Psychological Association, f...

by Staff - 4 months ago

T&T Carjackers Shot By Cop

Trinidad Express:-  An off duty police officer shot two men who attempted to rob him of his vehicle on Friday night. The senior officer, who is attached to the San Fernando CID, was visiting relatives at New Haven Street, Marabella, when he was ambus...

by Staff - 4 months ago

Kidney Failure Afflicting Young Children In Barbados

Barbados Today:–  A kidney specialist has revealed that children as young as eight are suffering from genetic kidney disease while adults in the 20-30 age group are suffering from kidney failure owing to lifestyle diseases. Consultant nephrolog...