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Montserrat: still here, still home, still nice!

Montserrat: still here, still home, still nice!

OECS Media Release:  Wednesday, May 30, 2018 — This year, the much-anticipated OECS Council of Ministers of Environment Sustainability (COMES 5) will be held in the lovely island of...

Cubans starting families in Guyana

Guyana Chronicle:-  HE seemed uneasy, fiddling with his mobile phone as he tried his best to understand the Spanish text messages being sent from the other end. His friend sat...
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JetBlue pilots drugged, raped three female airline workers: lawsuit

New York Post: A pair of JetBlue pilots raped two female airline workers during a layover in Puerto Rico — and left one of the victims with an STD,...

T&T: Bill to end child marriages

Trinidad Express:-MORE than 1,000 of the 3,800 child marriages in Trinidad and Tobago since 1996 were “Christian or civil marriages”, says Attorney General Faris Al-Rawi. Al-Rawi also said the bill...

T&T: Surge in occult remedies

Trinidad Guardian:-  In troubling times of rising criminal activity and unemployment, people are turning to dark magic and supernatural for help. Guardian Media spoke to dealers who have been in the...

Antigua: Cops accused of rape and buggery on bail

Antigua Observer:-  The two cops accused of the rape and buggery of a 19-year-old woman have been granted bail. Each man was offered $80,000 bail with a cash requisite of $20,000. And,...

Guyana Police Trained In Use Of Body Cameras

Stabroek News:- As part of the reformation process for a more modernised and efficient Guyana Police Force, 40 ranks from within ‘D’ Division on March 27, 2019 were trained...

T&T Public Warned Not To Interfere With Police Arrests

Trinidad Express:-  POLICE officers are advising members of the public against assaulting, obstructing, resisting or using obscene language against police officers in the execution of their duties. It is a criminal...

Barbados: Expansion of smoking ban under consideration

Barbados Today:-  Government is considering expanding the smoking ban which took effect in October 2010, and which seeks to protect vulnerable individuals and groups from the harmful effects of second-hand...
Dominica's Prime Minister the Honourable Roosevelt Skerrit

Hurricane Maria Recovery: Daily Press Briefings

OECS MEDIA RELEASE:-Thursday, September 28, 2017 — Dominica's Prime Minister the Honourable Roosevelt Skerrit will be convening a daily briefing at 10:00 a.m. (AST) from Dominica until further notice to keep the...