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Lesser Antilles braces for heavy rains and winds

Lesser Antilles braces for heavy rains and winds

Barbados and its immediate Caribbean neighbours to the north remain under the influence of a strong tropical wave. At 8AM, the system was located near Barbados and was producing winds of 40 to 45 miles per hour. Forecasters say regardless of whether or not the system becomes a tropical storm before it moves through the Lesser […]

No Shanique Myrie repeat, assures PM Stuart

No Shanique Myrie repeat, assures PM Stuart

Prime Minister Freundel Stuart has promised that two recent reported incidents involving Jamaican travellers to Barbados will be fully investigated, but he is already insisting that that there will be no repeat of the Shanique Myrie “mistakes”. The Barbadian leader, who has responsibility for immigration, also assured his Jamaican counterpart Andrew Holness that if it […]

Three Caribbean countries rocked by quake

Three Caribbean countries rocked by quake

A 4.8 magnitude earthquake rocked parts of Antigua, St Kitts and Nevis and Guadeloupe this morning. There were no immediate reports of damage or injuries. The Trinidad-based Seismic Research Centre at the University of the West Indies said the quake occurred at 6:15 am and had a depth of 31 kilometres. It was located 35 […]

June 6 elections in St Lucia

June 6 elections in St Lucia

CASTRIES, St Lucia – Prime Minister Dr Kenny Anthony Thursday night announced June 6 as the date for the general elections in St Lucia. In a radio and television broadcast, Anthony said that Nomination Day will be May 27. In the last general election, the ruling St Lucia Labour Party (SLP) won 11 of the […]