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SLP calls for assistance for Dominica

Press Release:-Once more, our sister islands within the OECS have suffered loss of life and immense property damage consequent upon the passage of a major hurricane. On this occasion,...

Grande Riviere fire leaves four homeless

A Grande Riviere, Gros Islet fire has left four persons homeless. Elizabeth Wilson who has been occupying the building for about seven years told the Times she received a distress...

43 children among 254 dead in Colombia mudslide

MOCOA, Colombia (AFP) — Rescuers clawed through mud and timber Monday searching for survivors of a mudslide in southern Colombia that has killed 254 people including 43 children and...

Motorcyclist taken off life support

A young motorcyclist who was involved in an accident on Sunday, has been taken off life support. Twenty-six year old Derek Altenor was taken off the life support machine yesterday,...

No job losses from FRC fire

Press Release:-  Following the destruction of the Msgr. Patrick Anthony Folk Research Centre building and its contents at Mount Pleasant, Castries on the night of Sunday March 25th 2018, the...

Portugal forest fires kill 57

BBC:-A catastrophic forest fire in Portugal has claimed at least 57 lives, officials say. Most died while trying to flee the Pedrógão Grande area, 50 km (30 miles) south-east of...
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Fire Service: 56 ambulance responses over weekend

There was a total of 56 ambulance responses, inclusive of both the north (33 responses) and the south (23 responses) of the island. The Fire Service recorded 2 case of...

Malaysia: Girl, 16, Kills Herself After Instagram Poll

Sky News:- Authorities in Malaysia have launched an investigation after a teenage girl was found to have taken her own life after starting an Instagram poll asking users to vote...
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7 US sailors dead

(CNN)Seven missing sailors from the USS Fitzgerald were found dead in flooded berthing compartments following the warship's collision with a merchant vessel, a US military official said. The Navy's 7th...
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The Chamber Mourns the Passing of Chris “Bunker” Husbands

PRESS RELEASE:-The sudden passing of former President and current 1st Vice President of the St Lucia Chamber of Commerce, Industry and Agriculture, Christian Ferrer Irving Husbands, is a most...