Wednesday, December 19, 2018

Caribbean

Jamaica’s Prime Minister Wants Regional Climate Plan

Barbados Today:-  Prime Minister of Jamaica and Chairman of the Caribbean Community (CARICOM), Andrew Holness, is asking his regional counterparts to change the way they think about and plan...

Cameron Says Region Proud Of Windies Women

ST JOHN'S, Antigua (CMC) — Cricket West Indies president, Dave Cameron, said West Indies women remained a source of pride for the region, despite their failure to successfully defend...

Guyana: Jilted Footballer Goes Berserk

Guyana Chronicle:-  A 19-YEAR-OLD national footballer has allegedly crashed his ex-girlfriend motor car and riddled it with bullets because she refused to take him back. According to reports, Jobe Caesar and...

T&T: Scratch bomb victims were burdening hospitals

Trinidad Express:-  Health Minister Terrence Deyalsingh says he recommended the ban on scratch bombs, as injuries caused by the explosive devices were placing a huge “burden” on the nation’s Accident...

T&T Police Chief Vows To Cripple The Drugs Business

Trinidad Guardian:-  Po­lice in­ves­ti­ga­tors are now on the hunt for the “Big Fish” in con­nec­tion with yes­ter­day’s $3 mil­lion drug bust that oc­curred at North Val­sayn. A busi­ness­man linked to a...

Guyana: Pensioner robbed, bludgeoned to death

Guyana Chronicle:-  POLICE are hunting for the perpetrators who bludgeoned a pensioner to death on Friday at his lot 119 Surat Drive, Triumph, East Coast Demerara (ECD) home. Dead is Dhroowah...

Barbados: LIAT Pilots Join Local Union

Barbados Nation:-  Fed up with what they term biased treatment and the widening rift between Antigua and Barbados, locally-based LIAT pilots have joined the National Union of Public Workers (NUPW). Traditionally,...
Vice-Chancellor of The University of the West Indies addressing the participants

UWI to receive millions in reparation payments

CMC:-  The University of Glasgow in the United Kingdom has agreed to pay £200 million in reparation payments to the University of the West Indies. This was disclosed by Vice Chancellor...

T&T: Stop calling, come and find me says Griffith

Trinidad Guardian:-  “Stop call­ing and come and find me,” chal­lenged Po­lice Com­mis­sion­er Gary Grif­fith as he re­spond­ed to a fifth death threat was made against him in four days. Say­ing the...

Jamaica Trade Union Says Scotiabank Dispute Could Go Regional

Jamaica Observer:-  Bustamante Industrial Trade Union (BITU) President Senator Kavan Gayle says that the dispute with Scotiabank Jamaica over the transitioning of more jobs to other Caribbean countries could grow...