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Fears for more tsunamis after hundreds killed in Indonesia

(CNN) More deadly tsunamis could strike the Indonesian coastline in the coming days, authorities warn, as the volcano which triggered the weekend's devastating wave continues to erupt. At least 373...

Citizens Urged To Remain Vigilant Despite Official End To Hurricane Season

The Director of Meteorological Services, Venantius Descartes, has said that although Saint Lucia was relatively spared during the official 2018 Atlantic Hurricane Season, citizens should pay close attention to...

T&T rocked by fifth earthquake in seven days

PORT OF SPAIN, Trinidad (CMC) — An earthquake with a magnitude of 4.8 rocked sections of Trinidad and Tobago this morning. The  Seismic Research Centre at the University of the West Indies...

Sandals Foundation Donates US$ 50,000 To Relief Efforts In T&T

Press Release:- The Sandals Foundation, the philanthropic arm of Sandals Resorts International has noted with alarm the terrible flooding situation in Trinidad and Tobago which has left so many families...

OECS Primes to Share Disaster Mitigation Knowledge With Flood-Hit T&T

Press Release:-  In the wake of the devastating flooding which has inundated parts of the nation and left thousands stranded, the OECS Commission has expressed its readiness to share its...

‘Extremely dangerous’ Hurricane Willa expected to make landfall Tuesday on Mexico coast

USA Today:-  MEXICO CITY – Authorities rushed to evacuate low-lying areas and set up shelters as an “extremely dangerous” Hurricane Willa with winds of 145 mph headed toward a Tuesday...

T&T mopping up after devastating flood

PORT OF SPAIN, Trinidad (CMC) – Trinidad and Tobago yesterday began the task of mopping up following heavy rains over the past four days that caused widespread flooding, landslides...

T&T: Flood-tainted food, price-hike being monitored by Ministry

Trinidad Express:-  The Consumer Affairs Division (CAD) of the Ministry of Trade and Industry is urging consumers to be vigilant when shopping following recent floods. As the Division continues to secure...

Flood-Hit T&T Asks Regional Catastrophe Facility for Financial Help

CNC3:- The Ministry of Finance has requested the Caribbean Catastrophe Risk Insurance Facility (CCRIF) to urgently disburse funds under our catastrophe insurance policy. This was confirmed via a tweet by Finance...

Saint Lucia Ready to Assist Flood-Hit Trinidad

Saint Lucia  stands ready to assist Trinidad and Tobago which has been hit by widespread weekend flooding,  the Director of the National Emergency Management Organisation (NEMO), Velda Joseph has...