Wednesday, February 19, 2020

Politics & Government

Brexit Crisis: Theresa May to resign as UK Prime Minister

Theresa May confirms resignation: The embattled Prime Minister will quit as party leader on June 7, she said on the doorstep of 10 Downing Street on Friday. Race to...

Local Government Reform Under Way

Press Release:-  The Ministry of Equity, Social Justice, Local Government and  empowerment has undertaken the second phase of the Local Government Reform sensitization training workshop. Ms. Lenita Joseph is the...

Trump Vows To Use Economic, Diplomatic Powers To Restore Venezuela

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Jamaica Observer:-  THE United States (US) yesterday said that it is officially recognising president of the Venezuelan National Assembly, Juan Guaido, as the de facto leader of the country, severing...

Brexit In Crisis

LONDON (Reuters) - Prime Minister Theresa May’s Brexit plans were in disarray on Tuesday as her government sought to plot a way around a ruling by the speaker of...

Islamic State ‘Caliphate’ Defeated, Yet Threat Persists

DEIR AL-ZOR PROVINCE, Syria (Reuters) - U.S.-backed forces proclaimed the capture of Islamic State’s last territory in Syria on Saturday, eliminating its rule over a self-proclaimed “caliphate”, but the...
UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson

Boris Johnson Declares A Brexit Agreement In Place

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Sky News:- Boris Johnson has claimed a "great new deal" has been done with the EU on Brexit, just hours after the DUP appeared to scupper his chances of getting...

Methodist Minister Says Political Temperature ‘Too High’

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Declaring that humans are 'political beings', the Superintendent Minister of the Methodist Church here has however stated that politics should not divide people. "The political temperature is too high -...

Chastanet Meets New Zealand PM, Deputy PM Of Ireland

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Saint Lucia Prime Minister Allen Chastanet on his current visit to the United Nations in New York, has been meeting various government leaders. On his official Facebook page Chastanet said...

Archbishop Says Every Leader Must Be Held To A Very High Standard

The head of the Catholic Church in Saint Lucia, Archbishop Robert Rivas, has declared that every leader, regardless of of whatever level of society in which they operate, must...

India Voter ‘Chops Off Finger’ After Voting For Wrong Party

BBC News:-  An Indian voter says he chopped off his index finger after realising he had voted for the "wrong" political party. Pawan Kumar says he accidentally ended up voting...