Politics & Government

Ethiopia Army Chief Shot Dead

BBC News:- The chief of staff of the Ethiopian army, Gen Seare Mekonnen, has been shot dead by his own bodyguard in the capital, Addis Ababa. He and another officer died...

Trump Delays Planned Immigration Sweep

WASHINGTON, United States (AFP)— President Donald Trump said Saturday that he was delaying a planned immigration sweep for two weeks to allow time for his Republican Party and opposition Democrats to...

Trump Says US Military Was ‘Cocked And Loaded’ To Retaliate Against Iran

BBC News:- President Donald Trump has said the US military was "cocked and loaded to retaliate" against Iran, but he changed his mind 10 minutes before planned strikes. Attacks on three...

Prudent Says Trump Deportation Threat ‘Troubling’

Former leader of the Lucian Peoples Movement (LPM), Therold Prudent, says a threat by United States President Donald Trump to implement mass immigration arrests and remove millions of illegal...

CCJ Upholds Guyana No Confidence Vote

Stabroek News:- The Caribbean Court of Justice (CCJ) yesterday ruled that the no-confidence motion brought against the David Granger-led APNU+AFC administration was validly passed with the votes of 33 members...

Trump Promises ‘Wild’ Rally And Mass Deportations

BBC News:- US President Donald Trump has formally launched his re-election campaign, after threatening to unleash a wave of mass deportations next week. He tweeted that authorities will start "removing the...

Saint Lucia Opposition Leader Wants PM To Call Elections

Saint Lucia's opposition leader, Philip J. Pierre, asserting that his Saint Lucia Labour Party (SLP) is 'very prepared', told a news conference Tuesday that the party would like Prime...

T&T Implements New Visa Policy For Venezuelans

Trinidad Guardian:- From Mon­day, Venezue­lans seek­ing to en­ter T&T will have to get a visa as the Gov­ern­ment an­nounced the new mea­sure to pre­vent the free flow of im­mi­grants in­to...

Pierre Defends Walkout From Parliament

Opposition leader Philip J. Pierre has defended this week's opposition walkout from parliament over the refusal of Prime Minister, Allen Chastanet, to withdraw a statement to the house. During Tuesday's...

Saint Lucia PM Defends Reference To Pierre’s Stuttering

Prime Minister Allen Chastanet has defended remarks he made at a ruling party meeting Sunday, in which he called attention to opposition leader, Philip J. Pierre's stuttering. Chastanet has been...