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Jamaica: Wounded 5-Year-Old Runs To Get Help After Gunmen Kill Mom

Jamaica Observer:- TEN minutes after Shontoll McCarthy’s relatives were awakened by loud explosions in their community, her five-year-old son’s frantic banging on their front door marked the beginning of a...

T&T Police Kill 4, Arrest 2 After Family Held Hostage

Trinidad Guardian:- An Aranguez fam­i­ly was in full praise of the T&T Po­lice Ser­vice yes­ter­day af­ter of­fi­cers foiled a rob­bery at their home in the wee hours of Sun­day morn­ing,...

Barbados Denies Entry To Cruise Ship

Barbados Today:- Barbados has denied entry to the cruise ship MV Caribbean Princess due to an outbreak of gastroenteritis on board. The ship, carrying in excess of 3,000 passengers and 1,000...

T&T Church Watchman Robs The Church

Trinidad Express:- A man who was employed as a watchman at a church has been sentenced to time in prison after he stole from $40,000 and jewellery from an office...

Chris Gayle Demands Retraction, Apology From Guyanese Politician

Guyana Chronicle:- CRICKET great, Christopher Gayle, has demanded a retraction and apology from PPP candidate, Charles Ramson Jr, who at party meeting recently, alleged that the Jamaican star was owed...
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Britain Ignores Pleas To Delay Deporting Jamaicans

Jamaica Observer:- The British Home Office seems set to ignore pleas to delay the deportation of several Jamaicans this week, as it maintains that all of those to be sent...

Chinese Restaurants In Jamaica Lose Business Over Coronavirus Fears

Jamaica Observer:- THERE is no case of the novel coronavirus in Jamaica, but some Chinese restaurants are feeling the heat from the disease which has forced major fast-food chains...

Earthquake Rattles Trinidad

PORT OF SPAIN, Trinidad (CMC) — An earthquake with a magnitude of 4.3 rattled Trinidad on Tuesday but there were no immediate reports of injuries or damage. The Seismic Research...

Barbadian Poet Edward Kamau Brathwaite Dies

BRIDGETOWN, Barbados (CMC) — Noted Barbadian poet and historian, Edward Kamau Brathwaite, died on Tuesday. He was 89 years old. Brathwaite, widely considered as one of the major voices in...

T&T Sex Registry To Be Made Public

PORT OF SPAIN, Trinidad (CMC) — The Trinidad and Tobago government Monday said that perpetrators of sexual crimes will face the “full brunt of novel laws”  aimed at deterring,...