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Barbados: Stealing from the dead?

Barbados Today:The practice of reusing graves after exhuming mortal remains is presenting a golden opportunity for some gravediggers. According to one source familiar with cemetery work, sifting the remains for...

Jamaican woman chooses prison over dental bill

Jamaica Observer:-  “I would rather go to prison,” a Kingston janitor angrily proclaimed in court after she was told that she will have to fork out almost $400,000 to fix...
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Saint Lucia National Youth Council Congratulates new Male CARICOM Youth Ambassador

PRESS RELEASE: December 12th, 2017. The Saint Lucia National Youth Council extends congratulations to McAllister Hunt of Vieux Fort, who has been appointed as the new Male Caricom Youth...

Guyana: Husband gets 22 years for drowning wife

Guyana Times:-  Thirty-five-year-old Vindra Siriram, who was last month found guilty of killing his wife, Shelly Ann Persaud, four years ago, will spend the next 22 years in prison for...
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Antigua: Suspected suicide on cruise ship

Antigua Observer:-A young crew member aboard the Costa Magica vessel which was docked at Heritage Quay pier was found hanging in his cabin yesterday afternoon, police confirmed. The dishwasher who...

T&T: Suspect Held In Threat On Life Of Top Cop, Wife

Trinidad Guardian:-  Just as a 12-year-old ac­cused was plead­ing guilty to the charge of mis­use of a tele­phone in mak­ing a death threat against Com­mis­sion­er of Po­lice, Gary Grif­fith on...

T&T: Three cops suspended in La Brea massacre case

Trinidad Express:-  THREE police officers attached to the La Brea Police Station have been suspended from duties pending the outcome of an investigation into how they responded to a domestic...

T&T: Dad jailed for killing man who threatened his wife and child

Trinidad Express:-  Christopher Henry has been sentenced to five years and ten months in prison for the death of a homeless man 17 years ago. Defence attorney Subhas Panday said his...

T&T: MP wants anti-bullying task force

Trinidad Express:-Princes Town MP Barry Padarath is calling on Government to set up a taskforce to establish anti-bullying policies and guidelines for schools. Padarath in a press release yesterday said...

Barbados Government Did Not ‘Handpick Workers To Be Sent Home’

Barbados Today:-  The Mia Mottley led Government did not handpick which workers would be sent home during its recent retrenchment exercise. That assurance was given on Wednesday by Senator Lisa Cummins...