Tuesday, February 19, 2019

Caribbean

Former Jamaica PM: Give Buju A Chance

Jamaica Observer:-  FREED reggae artiste Buju Banton has been given a resounding vote of confidence by retired Jamaica Prime Minister PJ Patterson. In a wide-ranging interview with the Jamaica Observer last week, Patterson,...

Beaches Resort TCI Confirms Closure Amid Reports Of Tax Controversy

Beaches Resort Villages and Spa in the Turks and Caicos Islands  (TCI) has confirmed that it will be closing in 2021 due to a massive bill, which is in...

Guyana Minister, Officials Visit School After 15-Year Old Commits Suicide

Guyana Chronicle:-  MINISTER of Education Nicolette Henry on Friday visited Mae’s School to speak with and offer counselling services to students and teachers affected by the suicide of 15- year-...
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T&T: Dad Drowns Saving Son

Trinidad Express:-  After seeing his seven-year-old son get into difficulty while swimming in the Pilot River, Guayaguayare, 43-year-old Daryl Garcia did not hesitate to rush in after him and push...

Guyana President Urges Soldiers To Remain Vigilant, Protect the Country

Guyana Chronicle:-  AMIDST the political fallout in Venezuela; its un-relinquished claim to Guyana’s territory and the influx of more than 3,000 migrants, President David Granger has called on the Guyana...

Economist Warns That Barbados Murder Rate Could Hurt Economy

Within the first month of 2019, Barbados has recorded a higher murder rate than that of Trinidad and Tobago and according to economist Jeremy Stephen, a continuation of this...

Justice Peter Jamadar to Join the CCJ Bench

Press Release:-  Port of Spain, Trinidad. The Honourable Mr. Justice Peter Jamadar is to be appointed Judge of the Caribbean Court of Justice (CCJ) by the Regional Judicial and Legal...

Grenada: Pastor Convicted Of Murder Of Teen Lover To Be Released From Jail

ST GEORGE'S, Grenada:-   Archbishop Edmund Gilbert, a once prominent leader of the Baptist church here, who was convicted of murdering a teenager in 2001, is to be released from...

Barbados: Toenail Clip Thief Jailed

At 62, he’s finding it hard. His children live overseas and he cannot find a job. That’s what Farley Nigel Smith of Hothersal Turning, St. Michael, told Acting Magistrate Anika...

Guyana: Woman Pleads Guilty To Sex Trafficking Of Venezuelan Females

A 34-year-old caterer has been remanded to prison in Guyana for trafficking four Venezuelan women for sexual exploitation. SENIOR Magistrate Leron Daly on Wednesday issued orders for the remanded, according...