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Ministry to undertake repairs to roads

Press Release:-Good roads are key to the continued economic and social wellbeing of our country. In light of this, the Department of Infrastructure, Ports and Energy is committed at...

SLAPS wants VAT exemption to care for stray dogs

The Saint Lucia Animal Protection Society (SLAPS) is seeking Value Added Tax (VAT) exemption to boost its efforts in getting stray dogs off the streets. SLAPS President, Pamela Devaux, explained...

Vehicle overturns at Anse La Verdure

A vehicle overturned at Anse La Verdure Thursday afternoon, resulting in unspecified injuries to one adult female who was in the front passenger seat, according to an eyewitness. The eyewitness...

Driver and passenger injured in collision

The driver of a Toyota Hiace panel vehicle and a passenger were injured Thursday morning after the van ran off the road, the Times has been informed. The vehicle, PA3222,...

Search for cruise ship passenger suspected of going overboard near Puerto Rico

U.S. Coast Guard News Room: SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico — The Coast Guard is searching for a passenger from the MSC Divina cruise ship, who is suspected of going...

Three attempted suicides reported

Three attempted suicides have been reported over the past few days, according to information obtained by the Times. A Micoud man, believed to be in his thirties, is reported to...

Antigua: Teachers to seek salary increase

Antigua Observer:-The negotiating team of the Antigua & Barbuda Union of Teachers (A&BUT) is in the process of finalising what has been described as a sound proposal to be...

US twins have different birth years

ARIZONA, United States (AP): Twins delivered 10 minutes apart at an Arizona hospital over the New Year's weekend have different birth years. Phoenix TV station KNXV-TV reports that parents Holly...

US deports some half a million people in 2016

CNS: WASHINGTON, United States, Jan 02 2017 — The United States Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) agency says nearly half million immigrants, including many from the Caribbean, were deported...

Felix denies knowledge of ‘silent’ protest

Shane Felix, the Chairman of the Saint Lucia Fire Service Association,  has said he knows nothing about any silent protest by members of the Saint Lucia Fire Service (SLFS). "The...