Caribbean

Jamaican Who Returned ATM Cash Gets $1.2m Reward

Jamaica Observer:-  Ackaisha Green, the woman who found a large sum of cash in an Automated Teller Machine (ATM) and handed it over to the police, has been rewarded...

UWI Lecturer Donates Annual Salary To Needy Students

Jamaica Observer:- RECENTLY appointed lecturer in the Department of Engineering at The University of the West Indies (UWI), Mona Campus, Dr Rene “Zazou” Williamson will donate his annual salary to...

Pupils Witness Ice-Pick Attack On Teacher In T&T

Trinidad Express:- A teacher was beaten and stabbed in a classroom at a primary school in Arouca on Monday. Police said the 26-year-old suspect, armed with an ice pick, walked into...

T&T: Three Assault Rifles Found In Barrel With Canned Food

Trinidad Express:- Three assault rifles, including an AR-15 and an AK-47, were discovered on the Port of Port of Spain yesterday hidden in a barrel stocked with canned meats and...

T&T Man Arrested After Viral Road Rage Attack

Trinidad Express:- A woman was stabbed multiple times during a vicious fight on the Churchill Roosevelt Highway in Aranguez on Monday afternoon, during a road rage incident that has shocked...

Barbados: Wayward Girls ‘On Par’ With Boys In Violence

Barbados Today:- Acts of violence “on par with boys” have replaced wandering as the principal offence for wayward girls here. Registrar of the Supreme Court Barbara Cooke-Alleyne, said girls were now...

Jamaica Clamping Down On Moonlighting Cops

Jamaica Observer:- AFTER years of anecdotal evidence that members of the Jamaica Constabulary Force (JCF) have been moonlighting as bodyguards, sometimes for people with ties to the criminal underworld, a...

Concern Over ‘Counterfeit’ Condoms In T&T

Trinidad Guardian:- Coun­ter­feit con­doms are be­ing sold in T&T, one of the pop­u­lar brands avail­able lo­cal­ly has warned, say­ing that the sit­u­a­tion pos­es a threat to pub­lic health. How­ev­er, con­tact­ed...

Veteran Journalist Harold Hoyte Dies

Barbados Today:- Veteran journalist and Editor Emeritus of the Nation Newspaper Harold Hoyte has passed away. Hoyte, who has a long and distinguished career in journalism, started his profession as a copy writer...

T&T Businessman Killed In Mosque During Prayers

Trinidad Express:- A businessman was shot dead while saying prayers in a mosque in California, Couva, on Friday. Haniff Mohammed, a contractor, was killed inside the premises. The shooting happened around 1.30...