Category : Caribbean News

by Staff - 1 week ago

Jury Awards $2BN Damages In Roundup Weedkiller Cancer Claim

BBC News:- A jury in California has awarded more than $2bn (£1.5bn) to a couple who said the weedkiller Roundup was responsible for their cancer. It is the third time that the German pharmaceutical group Bayer has been ordered to pay damages over its...

by Staff - 1 week ago

Bandits Break Into La Bayee SDA School, Steal $150

Bandits attacked the La Bayee  Zion Seventh Day Adventist Church and the adjoining La Bayee Primary School, Bexon,  making off with $150, church spokesman Eustace Monrose disclosed. Monrose told St Lucia Times that the intruders are believed to have...

by Staff - 1 week ago

SLTA Expands Caribcation Brand

Press Release:- The Saint Lucia Tourism Authority (SLTA) has launched its new website www.caribcation.org, designed especially for the Caribbean market. The new site was officially unveiled to local and regional media partners on Friday, May 10, at t...

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Bangladesh Beat West Indies To Set Up Final Rematch

Dublin, Ireland (AFP) — Bangladesh beat the West Indies by five wickets in the one-day international Tri-Series on Monday to set up a final rematch between the teams in Dublin. Ireland’s hopes of reaching the final were ended by the result and...

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USAID Administrator Visits Saint Lucia

Press Release:– U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) Administrator Mark Green visited Castries, Saint Lucia on May 11, 2019. The Administrator met with Prime Minister Allen Chastanet to discuss shared challenges and opportunities t...

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Road Markings Recommence From Gros Islet To Castries

Press Release:– The Department of Infrastructure, Ports and Energy wishes to inform the motoring and pedestrian public that road markings from Gros Islet to Castries along the Castries –Gros Islet Highway are scheduled to recommence on Tuesday...

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Saint Lucia’s Ruling Party Hails Water Improvement Projects

Press Release:- The United Workers Party commends the Management and Staff of the Water & Sewerage Company (WASCO) as well as Hon. Ezechiel Joseph who is the minister with responsibility for WASCO. Their hard work and commitment continues to impr...

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Dennery North MP Laments Death Of Young Constituents

Press Release:- The Member of Parliament for Dennery North Hon. Shawn Edward is calling on motorcyclists and pillion riders to wear appropriate safety gear, to protect themselves against serious or fatal injuries. His advice follows a May 11th vehicu...

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NWU Wants Investigation Into Secure St. Lucia

Press Release:- The National Workers Union (NWU) has written to the Labour Commissioner (Ag.) calling for an investigation into two (2) issues brought to the attention of the National Workers Union. Workers employed with Secure St. Lucia Ltd are not...

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Doris Day Dead At 97

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Doris Day, the sunny blond actress and singer whose frothy comedic roles opposite the likes of Rock Hudson made her one of Hollywood’s biggest stars in the 1950s and ’60s and a symbol of wholesome American womanhood, died Monday. S...

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U.S. Records 75 New Measles Cases

Reuters:– The United States recorded 75 new cases of the measles in the last week, totaling 839 cases in the country’s worst outbreak of the virus since 1994, federal health officials said on Monday. The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Pre...

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50 Short Quotes

Love For All, Hatred For None. –Khalifatul Masih III Change the world by being yourself. – Amy Poehler Every moment is a fresh beginning. – S Eliot Never regret anything that made you smile. – Mark Twain Die with memories, not dreams. – Unknown Aspir...