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Critically ill Mahdia dorm fire victim medevacked to US burns hospital

One of the two girls, who remain in critical condition after last week’s fire at Guyana’s Mahdia Secondary School girls’ dormitory, was medevacked to...

T&T’s Health Minister calls for new strategies to prevent NCDs

Trinidad and Tobago’s Health Minister Terrence Deyalsingh is calling for robust and targeted approaches to address marketing strategies used by multinational corporations which encourage...

Electricity problems grow on Grenada’s sister isle of Carriacou

Grenada’s island of Carriacou which recently experienced island-wide power outages due to a fire at a power plant and then generator issues, is now...

15-year-old boy charged with brother’s killing in Jamaica

Jamaica’s Portmore police have charged a 15-year-old boy of Bridgeport in Portmore, St Catherine with the stabbing death of his 19-year-old brother, Norlando McDonald,...

Opposition MP in Grenada crosses the floor in Parliament

Delma Thomas, Grenadian MP for St Andrew North West MP and former member of the Opposition New National Party (NNP) crossed the floor in...

Caribbean leaders commit to regional digital integration

The Trinidad-based Caribbean telecommunications Union (CTU) says at least nine Caribbean countries have signed the Port of Spain Commitment on Digital Integration, signalling a...

Fire that claimed 19 lives was maliciously set says Guyana Fire Service

The Guyana Fire Service has confirmed that the fire which claimed 19 lives at the Mahdia Secondary School female dormitory and left others injured,...

Jamaica’s PM refuses salary increase

Jamaica’s Prime Minister Andrew Holness has announced that he will not be taking his massive pay hike under the new compensation structure for...

At least 20 children dead following Guyana dormitory fire

At least 20 children were killed and several others injured in Guyana, as a fire swept through a dormitory at the Mahdia Secondary School, 100 miles south-west...

Jamaica’s Opposition leader to donate part of salary increase to needy

Jamaican Opposition Leader, Mark Golding Friday said he will provide 80 per cent of the salary increase announced for legislators and public servants to...
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