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Kenyan Schoolgirl Takes Own Life After ‘Period Shaming’

A schoolgirl in Kenya has taken her own life after allegedly being shamed in class for having her period and staining her uniform. The 14-year-old's mother said her daughter hanged...

Iran’s ‘Blue Girl’ Dies After Setting Herself On Fire

An Iranian female football fan who set herself on fire a week ago has died. The woman set herself alight in Tehran after her trial, for attempting to enter a...

Odsan Resident Collapses, Dies After Attending Funeral

A resident of Odsan collapsed and died Sunday evening after returning from a funeral earlier in Castries, persons from the community say. The deceased was identified as 'Ritchie', said to...

34 Divers Missing After Boat Fire In California

Thirty-four divers are feared dead after a boat caught on fire and sank off the coast of southern California with 39 people on board, officials have said. Five crew members...

Former Sports Minister Expresses Shock At Death Of Young Cricketer

Former Saint Lucia Youth and Sports Minister Shawn Edward has expressed shock at the death of young cricketer, Dhanraj Cepal. Cepal died in a road accident Saturday morning. Emergency officials said...

Castries Fire Leaves Five Homeless

A fire Friday night in Trou Rouge, Castries, has left five people homeless, the Saint Lucia Fie Service (SLFS) says. An SLFS official told St Lucia Times that the fire...

Family Of UK National Killed At Sir John Compton Dam Issues Statement

“On 16th August our father, Martin Ellis, of London UK, met his death at the Sir John Compton Dam as a result of a terrible incident. We, his three...

Five Killed In Algeria Rock Concert Stampede

AFP:- Five young people were killed and dozens more injured in a stampede at a packed rap concert in the Algerian capital, a spokesman for the rescue services said Friday. The...

WASCO: UK National Who Died At John Compton Dam Had Accessed Restricted Area

Press Release:- The Water and Sewerage Company Incorporated (WASCO) wishes to inform the General Public of its deep regret and sadness with respect to a fatal incident that occurred...

British National Dies In Suspected Electrocution In Saint Lucia

Press Release:-  About 4:30 p.m. on Friday, August 16, 2019, officers responded to a report of a suspected electrocution in the general area of the John Compton Dam, Roseau. On...