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SDA Minister condemns US mass shootings

Seventh Day Adventist (SDA) Minister, Doctor Franklin Bray, has condemned the mass shootings at the Pulse nightclub in Orlando, Florida. The incident left 49 people dead. A gunman armed with an...

Pierre recommended as opposition leader

Philip J. Pierre has been recommended by elected members of the Saint Lucia Labour Party (SLP), to become leader of the parliamentary opposition, well-informed sources have told the Times. According...

Chastanet lauds people’s campaign

Prime Minister, Allen Chastanet, has paid tribute to the people’s campaign which resulted in his party’s 11-6 election victory. “We were only following you and we said that we will...

King says UWP will deal with VAT

Former Prime Minister, Stephenson King, has declared that the ruling United Workers Party (UWP) will deal with Value Added Tax (VAT). The party had promised during the last election campaign...
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Rape attempt – Response of Cops criticized

A rape attempt on an elderly woman has brought accusations from her family that Vieux Fort police were tardy in their response. The accusation is currently under investigation, with well-informed...
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Jeannine says elections result no surprise

Former Micoud North MP, Jeannine Compton-Antoine, has told the Times that the elections result came as no surprise to her. “The feeling on the ground was that the people wanted...

Tom Chou to return?

Castries South East MP, Guy Joseph, has declared that the outcome of the last elections was a vote for former Taiwanese Ambassador to Saint Lucia, Tom Chou. Addressing last night’s...

Bandits attack Babonneau couple

Bandits attacked a Babonneau couple at Paix Bouche, Babonneau, robbing them of a gold chain and mobile telephones. According to information obtained by the Times, the man and his wife...

Writer defends “snipe” post on Facebook

The writer of a Facebook post that was taken as a threat against then Prime Minister, Doctor Kenny Anthony, has defended the post. Saint Lucia Police, shortly after the posting,...

Attempted rape of elderly Mom – 3 held

The attempted rape this morning of a mother, believed to be in her seventies, has resulted in the arrest of three individuals. One of those currently in police custody is...