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TRINIDAD-Unions plan nationwide strike for early next month

Members of the Joint Trade Union Movement (JTUM) Wednesday announced plans for a day of “rest and reflection” on September 7 as...

GRENADA-Man charged for posting nude photos online of ex-lover

A 25-year-old man became the first person to be charged for violating a section of the Electronic Crimes Act when he appeared...

Bird strike forces CAL to return to Trinidad

A Caribbean Airlines (CAL) flight bound for New York on Wednesday was forced to turn around and return to the Piarco International...

GRENADA-Prime Minister says a “yes” vote to CCJ referendum is an opportunity to showcase...

Grenadians will be voting in a referendum on November 6 to determine whether or not the Trinidad and Tobago based Caribbean Court...

Grenada sending team to French islands on sargassum solution mission

 The Grenada government says it will send a team to the French islands of Martinique and St. Marten to discuss the best...

ST. VINCENT-Police intercept Trinidadians with hit list

The St. Vincent and the Grenadines police say last year they intercepted two Trinidad and Tobago nationals who had come to the...

JAMAICA-Government hints at banning some breeds of dogs

The Jamaica government has hinted at the possibility of banning some breeds of dogs here amid reports that they have been involved...

TRINIDAD-Woman charged with two counts of sexual penetration against male child

 A 28-year-old woman has been granted TT$40,000 (One TT dollar=US$0.16 cents) bail after she appeared in the Arima Magistrate’s Court, east of...

JAMAICA-Prime Minister outraged at murder of 14-year-old

 Prime Minister Andrew Holness has expressed outrage following the recent murder of a teenager in the Corporate Area. In...

BAHAMAS-Chief Justice dies two weeks after being sworn into office

The Bahamas government has confirmed the death of Chief Justice, Stephen Gerard Isaacs. In a statement expressing its “profound...

BELIZE-Supreme Court throws out application to halt opposition party convention

Attorney Arthur Saldivar has expressed disappointment after Supreme Court Justice Courtenay Abel late Friday dismissed his application for an emergency injunction to...

St. Vincent suspends importation of pesticides containing glyphosate

The Government of St. Vincent and the Grenadines, has placed an immediate suspension on the importation of pesticides that contain the acting...

HAITI-Former health minister dies following vehicular accident

Outgoing Prime Minister Jack Guy Lafontant, has led the tribute for former health minister Dr. Michaelle Amédée Gédéon, who died at the...

OAS General Secretariat urges Caribbean to ignore extradition requests from Venezuela

The General Secretariat of the Organization of American States (OAS) is urging Caribbean and other countries in the hemisphere to ignore all...

JAMAICA-School teacher and former medical student on murder charge

Two people, including a former medical student at the Mona campus of the University of the West Indies (UWI), will return to...

Trinidad hit by strong aftershock

An earthquake with a magnitude of 5.9 rattled Trinidad and Tobago on Wednesday, sending an already frightened population out of building into...

7.0 magnitude quake felt across the Caribbean

 A 7.0 magnitude earthquake occurred in Venezuela on Tuesday evening and was felt as far as the Eastern Caribbean.

HAITI-Grenade thrown at Parliament building

Police were guarding the Parliament building on Tuesday after unidentified people reportedly threw a grenade at the building and shots were also...

GRENADA-Prime Minister predicts Grenada will surpass economic growth for 2018

The Grenada government is predicting economic growth in excess of 3.5 per cent this year and says this is due mainly to...

ST. LUCIA-Government worried at fake Prime Minister social media accounts

Several fake social media accounts have been set up in the name of Prime Minister, Allen Chastanet, prompting a warning from the...

GUYANA-Granger returned as leader of PNC/R

President David Granger was re-elected leader of the People’s National Congress/Reform (PNCR), a leading member of the coalition government in Guyana, as...

BARBADOS-Consumer group monitoring “cereals cancer link” debate

The Department of Commerce and Consumer Affairs (DCCA) says it is monitoring local and international reports indicating that certain cereals imported into...

ST. KITTS-Police officer shot and killed during robbery

The St. Kitts-Nevis government has condemned the murder of a senior police officer, who was shot and killed during an apparent robbery...

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