Caribbean

Jamaica Closes Embassy In Venezuela

Jamaica Observer:-  JAMAICA yesterday announced that its embassy in Caracas, Venezuela will be temporarily closed, with effect April 1. “As we have previously stated publicly, we have been monitoring circumstances...
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Former Jamaica Cricketer Murdered, House Set On Fire

Former Jamaican fast bowler in the 1970's and early 1980's, William Haye, was shot and killed  on Monday, local reports say. The Jamaica Observer reported that the crime was carried...

Buju Sets Record Straight

Jamaica Observer:-  For the most part, Buju Banton has been silent since his December 7 release from a US prison where he served a 10-year sentence on drug trafficking...

Former Jamaica Says Robberies Were Fun

Jamaica Observer:-  AN ex-member of the Uchence Wilson Gang yesterday told the Home Circuit Court that he had committed some of the robberies with the gang for fun. The former...

Cameron Says Regional PMs Can Initiate CWI Restructuring

KINGSTON, Jamaica (CMC) — Cricket West Indies (CWI) President Dave Cameron said Caribbean prime ministers had the power to restructure the regional governing body if they so desired, but...

Jamaican Motorists Warned Against Use Of Snow Tyres

Jamaica Observer:- THE Ministry of Transport and Mining yesterday urged motorists and motor vehicle dealers to beware of the use of snow (winter) tyres on Jamaican roads. According to a ministry...

Jamaica: Motorcyclists Die In Bizarre Crash

Jamaica Observer:- WAKELAND, Trelawny — Two motorcyclists lost their lives after they were involved in a bizarre crash with a minibus in Trelawny on Sunday night. They both collided with the...

T&T: Mom Set On Fire During C-Section Wins Lawsuit

Trinidad Express:- A woman, who was set on fire during a caesarean section at the San Fernando General Hospital, has won her medical negligence lawsuit against the South-West Regional Health...

Guyana: Bandits In School Uniform Stage Robbery

Stabroek News:- Two armed bandits, dressed in school uniform, on Saturday robbed a New Amsterdam money changer of $4 million as he entered his yard at the Bermine Housing...

Buju Returns Like A Champion

Jamaica Observer:-  Buju Banton returned to the stage in a moment fit for the ages last Saturday evening at the National Stadium in Kingston. After an almost ten-year hiatus,...