Caribbean

CARICOM Ponders Imposition Of Tourist Fee

Trinidad Guardian:-  Cari­com is propos­ing at­tach­ing a fee to the air­line and cruise ship tick­ets of tourists to help fund re­gion­al se­cu­ri­ty in­sti­tu­tions. This was re­vealed by Dr Kei­th Row­ley in...

Guyana: 14 Year Old Charged With Murdering Schoolmate

Stabroek News:- A 14-year-old was yesterday charged with murdering a schoolmate during an altercation at Matthews Ridge. The charge was read at an in-camera hearing that was conducted by Magistrate Faith...
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Wrong Family Informed In T&T Hospital Death Mix-Up

Trinidad Express:- It turned out to be a grave error. A grave was dug and all funeral arrangements were made after a Muslim family received news from a public hospital official...

Sprangalang ‘In Need Of Prayers’

Trinidad Guardian:- The com­mon-law wife of 69-year-old co­me­di­an and ac­tor Den­nis “Spran­galang” Hall is call­ing on the na­tion to pray for his speedy re­cov­ery and to bless the hands of...

Two Americans Missing in Barbados While on Vacation

Fox News: A couple from New Jersey vacationing on the Caribbean island of Barbados has been reported missing after going out to sea on a jet ski, according to officials. The Royal Barbados Police Force said...

Cruise Line Tour Bus Crashes In Bahamas

Fox News:- Several people were airlifted back to the U.S. after sustaining “serious or critical injuries” in the Bahamas Monday morning when a Carnival Cruise Line tour bus crashed and overturned. Four...

Student Killed By Three Sharks In The Bahamas

BBC News:- A 21-year-old student has been killed by three sharks while on holiday in the Bahamas with her family. Jordan Lindsey was snorkelling at the time and reportedly couldn't hear...

New UWI Campus For Antigua

ST JOHN'S, Antigua (CMC) – It's official. Antigua and Barbuda is the fourth landed campus of the University of the West Indies (UWI). UWI Vice-Chancellor, Sir Hilary Beckles told a...

Tobago Cops Probe Schoolboys With Guns Video

Trinidad Guardian:- To­ba­go Po­lice are cur­rent­ly in­ves­ti­gat­ing a video of a group of boys dressed in the uni­form of Sig­nal Hill Sec­ondary School pass­ing around what ap­peared to be a...

New Jersey Couple Vanishes At Sea In Barbados

The search is on for a New Jersey couple who went missing in Barbados after renting a jet ski, news reports say. The couple has been identified as Oscar Suarez...