Tuesday, October 15, 2019

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SLP Leader Promises Probe Into Corruption By Current Government

The opposition Saint Lucia Labour Party (SLP) in government will launch a probe into corruption under the current administration, party leader Philip J. Pierre has announced. "We will put an...

SLP Urged To Put Greater Focus On Women Candidates, Youth

The opposition Saint Lucia Labour Party (SLP) has been urged to put greater emphasis on women candidates and young people, as it prepares for the next general elections. The Deputy...

112 Haitians Deported As The Bahamas Recovers From Hurricane Dorian

True to a commitment given by Prime Minister Dr Hubert Minnis regarding illegal immigrants, the Bahamas has deported 112 Haitians. Minnis had warned illegal migrants they should either leave the...

Botham Jean Family Attorney On Case Of Black Woman Killed By Texas Cop

The attorney who is representing the family of slain Saint Lucian native, Botham Jean, is also representing relatives of a black woman who was shot dead by a Texas...

Two Females Arrested In Attempt To Smuggle Mobile Phones Into BCF

Two young females were arrested Saturday afternoon attempting to pass mobile telephones to inmates at the Bordelais Correctional Facility (BCF), according to a senior law enforcement official. The official explained...

Stolen Vehicle Found Stripped Of Its Parts – $1,000 Reward Offered For Information

A Mitsubishi Pajero Junior which was stolen from outside a Beausejour, Gros Islet home last week has been found, stripped of its parts. The family from which the vehicle was...

Woman Shot Dead In Her Home By Texas Cop

Amid the continuing controversy over the killing of Saint Lucian Botham Jean in his own home  by a Dallas cop last year, a black woman was shot dead by...

Tridents Beat Warriors To Take Hero CPL 2019 Title

Press Release:- Barbados Tridents won their second Hero Caribbean Premier League (CPL) title as Guyana Amazon Warriors’ perfect season unraveled at the worst possible moment.  The Warriors had won all 11...

EC Dollar Remains Strong

The Eastern Caribbean dollar remained strong with the backing ratio of 99.3 per cent and the international reserves at EC$4.4b as of 4 October 2019. That's according to the communique...

Minister: Police Will Act Against Any Lawbreaker

National Security Minister Hermangild Francis has cited the arrest of a Special Police Constable recently for possession of an illegal gun and ammunition as evidence that law enforcement officers...