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Jamaica Celebrates 58th Independence Anniversary

The Caribbean Community (CARICOM) has congratulated the Government and People of Jamaica on the occasion of the country’s 58th Anniversary of Independence on 6 August...

People With LIAT Property Given Deadline To Return It

Caribbean News Service (CNS) — LIAT Administrator Cleveland Seaforth has given creditors just over a week to submit claims; people holding company property to return...

Man Ordered To Pay $300 To His Brother’s Girlfriend After Beating Her With A...

Elexta Francis, 22-year-old, has been ordered to pay his brother's girlfriend $300 or spend a month in jail for the charge of battery. Francis had...

Man Caught Smuggling Weed Inside A Shawarma Fined $1000

Zavier Harris, 23-year-old, has been ordered to pay $1,000 after he was caught smuggling cannabis inside a shawarma. Additionally he caused damage to the right...

UWI appoints new head of site in Antigua

The University of the West Indies (UWI) open campus has appointed Coleen Letlow as head of its country site in Antigua and Barbuda with...

Shirley Ramsey credits her strong agricultural attributes to her grandfather

The foundation for many local farmers today stemmed from the interest their parents or grandparents had in farming and this is so for Shirley...

What a Year Without Carnival Means for the Caribbean

CONDENAST TRAVELER by BY DANIELLE POINTDUJOUR For many travelers, the Caribbean is all about powder sand beaches, delicious cuisine, and luxurious resorts. However, for the people native to those...

Weed is not good for your heart, studies say

(CNN) You may love smoking weed, but it does not love your heart, according to the American Heart Association's new scientific statement on marijuana. "The...