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Saint Lucia in WJP Rule of Law Index 2017-2018

PRESS RELEASE: WASHINGTON, DC (31 January 2018) – The World Justice Project (WJP) today released the 2017-2018 WJP Rule of Law Index® which measures rule of law adherence in 113 countries worldwide based...
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Choiseul’s Zia Barnard to Represent Saint Lucian Youth at United Nations Forum

PRESS RELEASE: The Saint Lucia National Youth Council (SLNYC) along with the Department of Youth Development and Sports is pleased to announce St. Lucia’s presence at the 2018 Economic...

Grumpy Cat wins $710,000 payout in copyright dispute over use of image

(The Independent) - Grumpy Cat’s owner has something to smile about after a jury sided with the famous online feline in a copyright dispute. A California jury voted to award $710,000 (£500,000)...

Martinique farmer digs up massive 68 pound yam

A farmer in Martinique has harvested a massive 31 kilo (68.2lb) yam from his garden. Thierry Degras harvested the "Portuguese" yam from his garden in the Fond Coulisse neighborhood at...

Alligator fights python in front of shocked golfers

(NY Post) - An alligator and a Burmese python were locked in a cold-blooded battle to the death as a crowd watched in shock at a golf course in...
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St. Lucian students get ready for Valeo Innovation Challenge 2018

PRESS RELEASE: Innovate for the Car of Tomorrow! Create Your Own Start- Up! SLUDTERA would like to inform the students and staff of the various secondary and tertiary level schools...

Woman skips mom’s funeral to steal from her home: cops

(AP) -  Police say a Massachusetts woman skipped her own mother’s funeral so she could break into the dead woman’s house and steal a safe filled with items worth...

Boy, 5, calls 911 to report Grinch stealing Christmas, police make arrest

(UPI) -- A 5-year-old Mississippi boy called police to prevent the Grinch from stealing Christmas -- and police made an arrest. TyLon Pittman saw a video clip of How the Grinch Stole...
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Cassava-blended bread to hit market in 2018

GIS: The Bread Product is made from 40 Percent Cassava Mash and 60 Percent Wheaten Flour. The Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) has begun a cassava initiative in order to...

Daredevil falls to death after taking selfie atop 62-story skyscraper in China

A Chinese daredevil known for scaling skyscrapers without safety equipment to snap jaw-dropping selfies died last month after slipping off a 62-story building in the central city of Changsha,...