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May 20th is World Metrology Day

The Saint Lucia Bureau of Standards (SLBS) joins the rest of the world in the observance of World Metrology Day, on Saturday 20th May 2017. This year’s theme is...

Network of laboratories in the Americas seeks to strengthen the diagnosis of mosquito-borne diseases...

PRESS RElEASE:-Panama, May 18, 2017 (PAHO / WHO)- The Arbovirus Diagnostic Laboratories Network (RELDA), coordinated by the Pan American Health Organization (PAHO), is working to strengthen the diagnosis of...

Taiwan blames China for exclusion from World Health Assembly

(Time) - When the World Health Assembly (WHA) convenes in Geneva on Monday, it will do so for the first time in nine years without Taiwan, a self-governed democracy...

Roger Ailes, former Fox News chief, dies at 77

By: Reuters Roger Ailes, founder and former chief executive of Fox News, the cable news channel popular with conservatives that helped reshape the U.S. political landscape, has died at age...

Japanese princess gives up royal title for love

A Japanese princess is to give up her royal title so she can marry a commoner she fell in love with at university. Princess Mako, 25, the eldest granddaughter of...

WannyCry Cyber Attack and RansomWare Outbreak

The ICT Association of Saint Lucia (​SLICTA​), as part of its Public Outreach, wishes to warn the public of the recent threat posed by the WannyCry computer worm that...

Spain’s ‘lazy’ young told by judges to get a life

BBC:-At what age should the bank of mum and dad shut its doors to a son or daughter? In northern Spain, a judge has turned down the demand of a...

Online speculators increasing bets on early end to Trump presidency

By: Reuters Online betting markets are increasingly seeing action on bets predicting U.S. President Donald Trump's impeachment in the wake of controversies surrounding the dismissal of FBI Director James Comey. On...

World Hypertension Day, today

In observance, wellness centres around the island will provide free blood pressure and sugar tests. Saint Lucia joins the rest of the world in its observation of World Hypertension Day,...
Nicolas Maduro

President Maduro Calls for Educational Constituent Assembly for the Country’s Peace

Venezuela's president Nicolas Maduro called on educational communities of the country and the university sector to actively engage in the assemblies and debates on the constituent process he has...