State District Judge Tammy Kemp has allowed prosecutors to admit  the gun used in the fatal shooting of Botham Jean into evidence, according to Dallas News.com. The publication reported that the firearm, bullet casings, photographs and an unspecified "projectile"  recovered through Jean's autopsy were admitted by the Judge  during a...
Press Release:- The Saint Lucia contingent has arrived in Trinidad and Tobago for CARIFESTA XIV. With a contingent of 80 individuals, team Saint Lucia is hoping to make a statement with its presentation. This year’s presentation will include performances of La Woz, and masquerade, as well as the theatrical performance of A...
Press Release:- The Ministry of Tourism has made significant headway in the establishment of a Tourism Satellite Account (TSA). The TSA is a standard statistical framework and the main tool for the economic measurement of tourism. It provides credible data on the impact of tourism and associated employment, Saint Lucia’s balance...
Sky News:- Manchester United have said they are "disgusted" by racial abuse aimed at midfielder Paul Pogba on social media after he missed a penalty in the club's 1-1 draw against Wolves on Monday night. Wolves goalkeeper Rui Patricio saved Pogba's 68th-minute spot-kick in the second half, with the scores level. A...
BERLIN (AP) — July was the hottest month measured on Earth since records began in 1880, the latest in a long line of peaks that scientists say backs up predictions for man-made climate change. The U.S. National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration said Thursday that July was 0.95 degrees Celsius (1.71...
A motorcycle cop was injured in an accident Tuesday near Jn Marie petrol station, eyewitnesses say. Emergency officials said they received a report about the incident about 12:20 pm and responded with an ambulance and a fire truck. St Lucia Times was informed that the initial report received was that a...
Former Saint Lucia Prime Minister Stephenson King has confirmed that his home at Sunny Acres, Castries was burglarised on Friday afternoon. He told reporters Tuesday that the matter was in the hands of the police. King said he had every confidence that the police would resolve the matter. The MP for Castries...
A giant hammerhead shark tried to grab a catch from a fisherman's hand in the United States, local news reports say. The shark tried to take off with the catch which was still on a fishing line. It was estimated that the shark was some 14 feet long and weighed 1,300...
Saint Lucia police have confirmed reports of excessive drinking and one arrest for stabbing at a weekend event in the North of the Island. The confirmation came at a news conference Monday in the aftermath of concerns expressed by the Saint Lucia National Youth Council (NYC), about photos of drunken...
Prime Minister Allen Chastanet has announced that over the coming weeks and months, the majority of communities in Saint Lucia will benefit from safer and improved travelling routes. "Our goal is to enhance Saint Lucia’s infrastructure to improve motorist and pedestrian safety whilst supporting economic activity in retail, trade, agriculture...
The leader of the opposition Saint Lucia Labour Party (SLP) has sounded a warning that the National Insurance Corporation (NIC), will run out of cash in 2050 under current conditions. "Its the young people who will get pressure when the NIC collapses, not us," he declared Sunday to the annual...
CNN:- We've all been tempted to bring a little bit of paradise home from our holidays. But the urge has backfired on a French couple, who are facing up to six years in prison for removing sand from a beach in Sardinia, where they had been on vacation. The Italian island's white...
Two men have been arrested and charged in connection with a report of kidnapping, Saint Lucia police have confirmed. But but law enforcement officials say there was no mention by the complainant of the involvement of a government minister. Police spokeswoman, Acting Corporal Anne Joseph, identified the men  who were charged...
NEW YORK, United States (AFP) — A US police officer was sacked Monday for putting a black man in a banned chokehold just before his death five years ago in a case that fuelled nationwide protests. New York Police Commissioner James O'Neill told reporters Daniel Pantaleo was dismissed from the force over...
Jamaica Gleaner:- Vigilant nurses at the busy Spanish Town Hospital in St Catherine recently accosted a man who posed as a doctor for over a week in the accident and emergency (A&E) department. The imposter apparently showed up for work one day late last month, donned in a doctor’s uniform with...