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Body Found Near Coal Pit In Micoud Identified

Police have identified a body found Monday near a coal pit at Anse Ger, Micoud, as that of Martin Charlery, 53. It was reported that the deceased had not been...

Mayor Says Opposition Was Not Allowed To Derail CCC

Castries Mayor, Peterson Francis, has asserted that the Castries Constituency Council (CCC) kept pressing ahead despite challenges it encountered. “While faced with several challenges and opposition, we never allowed that...
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Saint Lucia Records Decrease In Suicide Rate For 2018

The Department of Health & Wellness  has reported a drop in the suicide rate in 2018, compared to previous years. According to a press release from the Department, Saint Lucia ...

ECCB Praised For ‘Blind Recognition’ Bank Notes

Blind recognition bank notes issued by the Eastern Caribbean Central Bank (ECCB) have attracted praise from the  Saint Lucia Blind Welfare Association (SLBWA). The association on Tuesday welcomed to the...

Outrage Over Apparent ‘Segregation’ In South Africa School

A South African primary school teacher was suspended on Thursday after a photograph appeared to show black children sitting separately from white children in a classroom, sparking a storm...

Baby With ‘Amazing Hair’ Becomes Internet Sensation

Baby Chanco  who shot to internet fame when she went viral thanks to her mother's social media posts showing off her long locks, has become the face of  the...

Saint Lucia Moves Up In Passport Power Rankings

Saint Lucia has improved its passport power ranking in the Henley Passport Index, with citizens enjoying visa-free/visa-on-arrival access to 145 countries, it has been reported. According to a news release...

‘Non-Conforming’ Transformers Withdrawn From Market

The Saint Lucia Bureau of Standards (SLBS) has withdrawn non-conforming transformers from the market here because of the risk to the health and safety of consumers, the SLBS announced...

University of Vermont To Assist With Three Saint Lucia Projects

The University of Vermont plans to undertake three major projects here this year, it has been announced. According to Lecturer in Community Development and Applied Economics, Thomas DeSisto, the projects...
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Three Earthquakes In One Day Rattle Caribbean

The Trinidad-based Seismic Research Centre (SRC) of the St Augustine campus of the University of the West Indies (UWI), Friday said an earthquake with a magnitude of 4.6 rattled...