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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...

Ambassador: Venezuela on alert after quake, aftershock

Venezuela's Ambassador to Saint Lucia, Leiff Escalona, has said that her country is on alert after Tuesday's earthquake and an aftershock hours later on Wednsday. The magnitude 7.3 quake Tuesday was the...

Deaths, injuries confirmed in Haiti earthquake

Miami Herald:-  At least seven deaths have been confirmed following an earthquake in northwest Haiti. A magnitude 5.9 earthquake shook the island late Saturday night, according to the U.S. Geological Survey. At...

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...

‘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...

Banana industry severely impacted by Tropical Storm

Between 80 and 90 percent of Saint Lucia's banana industry sustained damage as a result of the passage of Tropical Storm Kirk last Thursday, according to preliminary estimates it...

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...

Florence brings ‘catastrophic’ flooding, mudslides deep into North Carolina; 16 dead

USA Today:- Rivers approached record flood stage, and more than 660,000 utility customers were without power Sunday as North Carolina struggled under the crushing fury of Florence. The mighty hurricane...

Hurricane Michael leaves ‘unimaginable destruction’

BBC:-  Hurricane Michael left "unimaginable destruction" as it ploughed into coastal areas of Florida, the state's governor, Rick Scott says. "So many lives have been changed forever," he said. "So many...

T&T: A flood of caring: Citizens rally to help victims

Trinidad Express:-  The very best of the people of Trinidad has emerged this weekend. The flood that caused misery for thousands is being replaced by a flood of caring people who...