Friday, November 16, 2018
Universal health coverage, global security and violence prevention were among topics discussed. The OECS Commission is committed to the support of resilient and inclusive healthcare systems that improve the lives of its citizens. Head of the OECS Health Unit, Dr. Carlene...
PRESS RELEASE:-Elections for representatives of the National Constituent Assembly are expected to be held in mid-July. Venezuela’s National Electoral Council President Tibisay Lucena announced Tuesday that the country will hold elections for state governors and regional parliaments on Dec. 10,...
Prime Minister Allen Chastanet expressed solidarity in the fight against acts of terror. Saint Lucia’s Prime Minister Hon. Allen Chastanet has described the attack on Monday in Manchester, England, as horrific, and an attack against peace in the world. The...
MANCHESTER, United Kingdom (AFP) – Police on Tuesday named a young man -- reportedly British-born of Libyan descent -- as the suspect behind a suicide bombing that ripped into young fans at a concert in Manchester, killing 22 including...
Taiwan’s Constitutional Court has ruled in favor of same-sex marriage, making the island the first place in Asia to recognize gay unions. The court on Wednesday said the current civil code that does not permit same-sex marriages was a violation...
Religious police in Indonesia caned two men for gay sex on Tuesday, with hooded men inflicting 82 lashes on each of them as hundreds of people watched the punishment ordered by an Islamic court. Cheers and applause went up from...
British actor Roger Moore, who won international fame playing secret agent James Bond, died on Tuesday aged 89, his family said on the actor's official Twitter account. They said he had died in Switzerland of cancer. His 12 years as James...
The meeting covered a wide range of matters of critical import to member states. OECS Ministers of Foreign Affairs concluded a successful meeting of the Council of Ministers - Foreign Affairs on May 17, in Barbados. The meeting was held under...
(AFP) - The Islamic State group claimed responsibility Tuesday for a suicide bombing at a packed Manchester pop concert, killing at least 22 people including an eight-year-old girl in Britain's deadliest terror attack for more than a decade. Prime Minister...
(AP) — Dr. Margaret Chan, director-general of the World Health Organization, traveled to Guinea earlier this month to join the country’s president in celebrating the world’s first Ebola vaccine. After praising health workers in West Africa for their triumph over...