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Is Sanction System For Income Tax Assessment Unfair?

Victor E Girard, Patriot Do we have an unjust/inequitable law or is it an administrative deficiency?  This missive is not a criticism, nor an attack on the Inland Revenue Department (IRD).  ...

Bois D’Orange Resident Charged In Chad Ramsey Murder

Press Release:- On April 18, 2019, about 1:00 p.m. the body of Chad Ramsey, a thirty three (33) year old resident of George Charles Boulevard, Marchand, was found with an apparent gunshot...

Barbados: One year old tests positive for COVID-19

Barbados Today: Barbados’ youngest COVID-19 patient to date is a one-year-old boy, who was diagnosed with the viral illness on August 11. The boy arrived in the island on August 1 on...

Tropical Storm Josephine forms, shatters another Atlantic hurricane season record

AccuWeather: Tropical Storm Josephine developed over the Atlantic Ocean on Thursday and is forecast to produce gusty winds and downpours in parts of the Leeward Islands this weekend before it runs...

UWP Vieux Fort South Group Says No Candidate Selected Yet For Constituency

Press Release:-  The duly constituted Executive of the United Workers Party, Vieux Fort South Constituency Branch, takes this opportunity to totally disassociate the branch from the pronouncements being made in the...

Gunmen Rob Gros Islet Female, Fire Gunshots in Neighbourhood

Gunmen robbed a female resident of Riviere Mitan, Gros Islet Tuesday night about 11.00 pm. The woman, Mandy Bruno, recalled  that a vehicle appeared to be following hers some time after she...

Chastanet Lauds Youth As ‘Greatest Source Of Hope And Optimism’.

Prime Minister Allen Chastanet has lauded young people on the occasion Wednesday of International Youth Day. On his official Facebook page, he said he has always treasured the opportunity to connect with...

More than 800 million children aren’t able to wash their hands at school: WHO and UNICEF report

CNN: More than 800 million children globally are not able to wash their hands at school, according to a new joint report from the World Health Organization and the United Nations...

Dennery Man Reported Missing

A Dennery man, identified as Cleus Charles also known as 'Bulon' has been reported missing.  Relatives disclose that he has not been seen for the last five days. They say he is a...

SLP Youth Arm Urges Greater Youth Involvement In Decision Making

Press Release:- The Saint Lucia Labour Party Youth Organization applauds the United Nations General Assembly for endorsing an insightful and progressive recommendation by the World Conference of Ministers Responsible for Youth...

Saint Lucia Records 100 Percent COVID-19 Recovery Rate

Press Release:-  Saint Lucia has recorded a total of 25 COVID-19 cases to date. The last three (3) patients in care have now recovered fully, tested negative for COVID-19. This now gives the...

SLNT Disappointed In Decision To Lease Queen’s Chain To Cabot Saint Lucia

Press Release:- The Saint Lucia National Trust expresses its profound disappointment over a recent decision by the Cabinet of Ministers to lease the Queen’s Chain along the north east coast to Cabot...

PAHO warns against use of chlorine products as treatment for COVID-19

Press Release: The Pan American Health Organization (PAHO) has issued a warning against the use of chlorine products as treatments for COVID-19. “PAHO does not recommend oral or parenteral use of chlorine...

St. Lucia Zouks Gear Up For Battle

Press Release:- The St. Lucia Zouks received its first coaching session with Coach Andy Flowers on August 11th at the UWI Training Grounds, where the team got together on field for the first time since arriving...

UK & US Governments Support Remote Hearings In EC Magistrates Courts

Press Release:- The UK’s Caribbean Security and Stability Fund (CSSF) has provided EC$200,000 to six countries in the Eastern Caribbean to facilitate remote operations of the Magistrates Courts during the Covid-19...

Coronavirus Pandemic August 12 World Updates

CNN: The novel coronavirus has infected more than 20 million people globally and killed more than 742,000. Here are some of today's key developments: Doubts build over Russian vaccine: Germany's Health Minister...

UK Accelerating Access To COVID-19 Vaccines In The Caribbean

Press Release:- Ensuring equitable access to vaccines, treatments and tests to all in the Caribbean and Latin America through international and regional collaboration, is the only solution to ending the COVID-19 pandemic. UK...

Young Motorcyclist Dies After Vieux Fort Accident

A young motorcyclist whose bike collided with a bus in Vieux Fort on Tuesday has died, police have confirmed. Police identified the deceased as Andy Jn Baptiste, 23, of Vieux Fort. Law enforcement...

Tropical Depression 11 forms in Atlantic and it could shatter another record

AccuWeather: A disturbance spinning over the middle of the Atlantic organized enough to be named Tropical Depression 11 at 5 p.m. EDT Tuesday, according to the National Hurricane Center. AccuWeather meteorologists expect...

Motorcyclist, Others Taken To Hospital After Vieux Fort Accident

At least nine people, including a motorcyclist and persons aboard a bus, were transported to St Jude Hospital Tuesday afternoon after a motorcycle and the bus collided, emergency officials say. They say...

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