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Antigua: Red Eye outbreak reaches Prison

Antigua Observer:-Superintendent of Prisons, Albert Wade said a lack of concern exercised by the criminal courts to ensure ill people were given medical care before being sent to prison,...

Buggery Law splits church in Jamaica

Caribbean 360:-KINGSTON, Jamaica, Monday July 31, 2017 – There’s a divide in the church in Jamaica over the decriminalization of buggery, and it has prompted the Jamaica Council of Churches...

Guyana: Prison escapee shot dead

Demerara Waves:-An escapee from the Lusignan Prison was Sunday afternoon shot dead during an alleged shootout with members of the security forces. Government’s Department of Public Information said  Clive Forde aka...

Guyana: Teen found with throat slit

Stabroek News:-East Canje, Berbice was yesterday afternoon plunged into a state of shock and disbelief, after a 17-year-old resident was found murdered in her home and police launched a...

Barbados: Indulgent parents accused of raising ‘killers’

Barbados Today:-Against a backdrop of a rash of murders in Barbados, allegedly committed by young people, Education Minister Ronald Jones has accused indulgent parents of raising young people as...

Antigua: Hotels face tough new measures

The government of Antigua and Barbuda plans to go after hoteliers who fail to pay their fair share of taxes when it implements the Tax Administration Procedure Act (TAPA),...

Trinidad lawyer jailed for attempted murder of whistleblowing secretary

A lawyer in Trinidad and Tobago has been jailed for 19 years for the attempted murder of his secretary. Joseph Melville, 62, was sentenced by High Court judge Maria Wilson...
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OECS Agri-Export Initiative topic of ministerial meeting

GIS:-Intra-Regional Food Trade will Reduce the Food Import Bill, Generate Employment, and Encourage Healthier Lifestyles. Food standard certification, market analysis, and agricultural technology are areas earmarked for growth in the...
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ECTEL Council of Ministers meet in Saint Lucia

OECS PRESS RELEASE:-ECTEL - an Institute of the OECS Friday, July 28, 2017 — The thirty-fifth meeting of the Eastern Caribbean Telecommunications Authority's (ECTEL) Council of Ministers will convene in Saint Lucia...
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ILO supports partnership on Apprenticeship

PORT OF SPAIN (ILO News) – “There are no reported cases of child labour in Trinidad and Tobago but this does not mean that it does not exist,” says...