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October 15, 2019

Archives for October 2019

Tendulkar, Lara to play T20 tournament in India

Source: Stabroek News MUMBAI,  (Reuters) – Batting greats Sachin Tendulkar and Brian Lara are among former cricketers who will return to the field for the Road Safety World… Link: Tendulkar, Lara to play T20 tournament in India

CCSS To Host Simón Bolívar Exhibition

Source: St. Lucia Times The Castries Compehensive Secondary School is preparing to host a Simón Bolívar Exhibition next month, school officials have announced. Bolívar  was a Venezuelan military and… Link: CCSS To Host Simón Bolívar Exhibition

Dominant Mercedes setting new targets

Source: Nation Newspaper SUZUKA, Japan – Formula One champions Mercedes are wondering how far they can go after securing an unprecedented sixth successive title double in Japan on… Link: Dominant Mercedes setting new targets

Photos: Bermuda Defeat Nigeria By 53 Runs

Source: Bernews The Bermuda Cricket Team made a strong start at the ICC Men’s T20 World Cup Qualifier, defeating Nigeria by 53 runs during a warm-up game at the… Link: Photos: Bermuda Defeat Nigeria By 53 Runs

BREAKING NEWS: Homicide in Dennery

Source: St. Lucia News Online Law enforcement sources have confirmed the report of a homicide in Dennery. Details are sketchy at this time, but reports reaching St. Lucia News Online… Link: BREAKING NEWS: Homicide in Dennery

Cuba’s “Temporary” Situation

Source: Havana Times Fate would have it that the arrival of the temporary situation (which everyone comically calls the crisis we are currently experiencing here in Cuba), caught… Link: Cuba’s “Temporary” Situation

Hamilton Health Centre Open After Small Fire

Source: Bernews There was a “small electrical fire” early this morning [Oct 15] at the Hamilton Health Centre, however the Centre and its clinics remain open for… Link: Hamilton Health Centre Open After Small Fire

HAIL TRIDENTS CPL CHAMPS

Source: Newsday BRYAN DAVIS   This column was written prior to the CWI announcement of  Phil Simmons being appointed Windies head coach. Well, after all is said… Link: HAIL TRIDENTS CPL CHAMPS

BREAKING NEWS: Fatal accident in Castries

Source: St. Lucia News Online Not the actual photo of the truck in the accident One individual has been confirmed dead as a result of a motor vehicle accident in… Link: BREAKING NEWS: Fatal accident in Castries

The Ongoing Hustle

Source: The Voice THE economic climate in Saint Lucia appears to be changing very rapidly of late. The heat is definitely on as … The post The Ongoing… Link: The Ongoing Hustle

Cuba, a Strange Paradise

Source: Havana Times I grew up in a rural neighborhood, where people used to be healthier and neighbors were like family. We kids wandered about, without any worries.… Link: Cuba, a Strange Paradise

‘Chipman Violates Trust’

Source: Jones Bahamas Free National Movement (FNM) Centreville Constituency Association Chairman Juan Cartwright said Centreville Member of Parliament Reece Chipman’s decision to resign from the party “violates the… Link: ‘Chipman Violates Trust’

Man Killed in Traffic Collision

Source: Jones Bahamas Police are investigating a traffic collision which occurred Sunday resulting in the death of a man. According to police, shortly after 8 p.m., the man… Link: Man Killed in Traffic Collision

GB Man Found Hanging from Tree

Source: Jones Bahamas Police in Grand Bahama are investigating an alleged suicide that occurred on Saturday. According to police, shortly before 3 p.m. they were called to the… Link: GB Man Found Hanging from Tree

21 Receive National Honours

Source: Jones Bahamas Scores of Bahamians gathered at Government House yesterday to witness more than 20 Bahamians receive the investiture of National Honours 2019 at Government House. The… Link: 21 Receive National Honours

Five GB Residents Missing Since Dorian

Source: Jones Bahamas Police in Grand Bahama are searching for five missing persons from East End, Grand Bahama. The persons were missing since Hurricane Dorian.  The deadly storm… Link: Five GB Residents Missing Since Dorian

ICC T20 World Cup Qualifier Warm-Up Games

Source: Bernews The Bermuda Cricket Team beat Nigeria by 53 runs during the ICC Men’s T20 World Cup Qualifier Warm-Up Games, while Oman, UAE, Jersey, Canada, Hong… Link: ICC T20 World Cup Qualifier Warm-Up Games

The Latest Economic Measures from the Cuban Government

Source: Havana Times Last week, measures to keep the economy afloat in the second semester of the year, directed at increasing exports and reducing imports, were announced by… Link: The Latest Economic Measures from the Cuban Government

Photos, Video & Results: Motorcycle Racing

Source: Bernews Sunday [Oct 13] saw the return of the Bermuda Motorcycle Racing Association [BMRA] to their track after Hurricane Humberto caused damage to the facility. A… Link: Photos, Video & Results: Motorcycle Racing

Congo soon rolling out new Ebola vaccine

Source: Nation Newspaper KINSHASA – Health authorities in Democratic Republic of Congo will introduce a Johnson & Johnson (J&J) Ebola vaccine in November in the country’s eastern provinces,… Link: Congo soon rolling out new Ebola vaccine

Video: Five die in horrific East Bank accident

Source: Stabroek News A horrific accident early this morning on the Friendship, East Bank Demerara Public Road has left five persons, including a member of the Guyana Police… Link: Video: Five die in horrific East Bank accident

Presidential Guard among 5 killed in EBD crash

Source: Guyana Times A 23-year-old presidential guard is among five persons who died in the horrific accident at Friendship East Bank Demerara (EBD). He has been identified as… Link: Presidential Guard among 5 killed in EBD crash

Amelita Frades (Cuba) – Song of the Day

Source: Havana Times Today’s featured artist is Amelita Frades from Cuba with the song “Mi Son Montuno” from the album “Mi son montuno / Dame el Burubú” (1950s).… Link: Amelita Frades (Cuba) – Song of the Day

Several persons killed in Friendship accident

Source: iNews Guyana Several persons reportedly  lost their lives following a horrific accident at Friendship East Bank Demerara. A police vehicle was involved in the deadly crashed. The… Link: Several persons killed in Friendship accident

New Recruitment Company Launched In Saint Lucia

Source: St. Lucia Times Press Release:-  A new recruitment solution has been introduced in Saint Lucia.  Ms. Goretti J Paul, experienced Human Resource Professional, Founder and Managing Director of HRWise,… Link: New Recruitment Company Launched In Saint Lucia

6am News Item on Tropical Depression 15

Source: Bahamas Weekly NEWS ITEM NEWS ITEM ON TROPICAL DEPRESSION FIFTEEN ISSUED BY THE BAHAMAS DEPARTMENT OF METEOROLOGY FORECAST OFFICE SECTION, AT 6:00 AM TUESDAY 15TH, OCTOBER 2019… Link: 6am News Item on Tropical Depression 15

Businessman killed by bandits during brazen robbery

Source: Guyana Times … returned fire at bandits before dying …killed suspected bandit identified as GDF rank By Kristen Macklingam A brazen daylight robbery on Monday morning has… Link: Businessman killed by bandits during brazen robbery

PPP Presidential Candidate gives support to fishermen’s families

Source: Guyana Times Suspected piracy The People’s Progressive Party/Civic Presidential Candidate, Irfaan Ali on Sunday visited the families of fishermen in Region Six (East Berbice-Corentyne), who were victims… Link: PPP Presidential Candidate gives support to fishermen’s families

Prisoner dies at GP

Source: Jamaica Star The Department of Correctional Services is trying to locate relatives of Leroy Codner, an inmate who died while in state care at the Tower Street… Link: Prisoner dies at GP

Gov’t strengthens case against ADOMS contractor

Source: Antigua Observer By Shermain Bique-Charles Shermainbique.charles@antiguaobserver.com The government is said to be strengthening its case against Wendell Marshall, the former contractor for the Antigua and Barbuda Department… Link: Gov’t strengthens case against ADOMS contractor

Gas explosion at dormitory in Saba

Source: Saba News Saba’s emergency services were rushed to a dormitory building on Thais Hill Road in The Bottom around 7:30am Saturday, for a gas explosion that left… Link: Gas explosion at dormitory in Saba

Kern George is Courts Hero

Source: Newsday KERN GEORGE is the Courts Hero. The founder and athletic director of Stories of Success Basketball Academy, Maloney Gardens, D’Abadie, he emerged as the overall… Link: Kern George is Courts Hero

The cancer no one talks about

Source: Newsday KHADINE WILLIAMS, a 28-year-old client service co-ordinator, struggles every day to deal with the loss of her mother, Anne-Marie. When Williams was 18, her mother… Link: The cancer no one talks about

MoBay Pride granted interim order to rent cultural centre

Source: Jamaica Gleaner Maurice Tomlinson, founder and development coordinator of Montego Bay Pride, secured a victory in the Supreme Court yesterday when he was granted an interim order… Link: MoBay Pride granted interim order to rent cultural centre

The Gleaner names new editor-in-chief

Source: Jamaica Gleaner The Gleaner Company (Media) Limited, a member of the RJRGLEANER Communications Group, has appointed career communications specialist and journalist Kaymar Jordan as its next editor-in-chief.… Link: The Gleaner names new editor-in-chief

Goldminer killed, two others injured

Source: Guyana Chronicle …during shootout at city gold dealership …body of suspected bandit found hours after in Tucville A GOLD MINER was shot dead in a botched robbery… Link: Goldminer killed, two others injured

IGY Introducing Dining, Entertainment Venues

Source: St. John Source Artist’s conception shows a ship arriving at Yacht Haven Grande. (Image from the IGY website) An international marina management company recently announced a partnership with… Link: IGY Introducing Dining, Entertainment Venues

Reg. 9 REO refutes claims of neglect, corruption

Source: Guyana Chronicle …says over $950.1M injected into regional villages RUBBISHING claims of neglect, corruption, and abuse of resources in Region Nine (Upper Takutu-Upper Essequibo), the Regional Executive… Link: Reg. 9 REO refutes claims of neglect, corruption

Another young attorney admitted to practise

Source: Guyana Chronicle LIVING by the mantra ‘through hard work, perseverance and a faith in God, you can live your dreams’ a childhood dream came true for attorney-at-law… Link: Another young attorney admitted to practise

St James to get elite quick-response police squad

Source: Jamaica Gleaner WESTERN BUREAU: The 23-member elite quick-response squad is currently undergoing intense motorised and technical training as the St James police step up their efforts to… Link: St James to get elite quick-response police squad

Protest squeeze a million from Soulja Bai

Source: Kaieteur News Old people does talk how nobody can’t get blood out of stone. If dat happen, it got to be a miracle. No president does push… Link: Protest squeeze a million from Soulja Bai

Saturday Night Live in GT returns

Source: Cayman Compass The second edition of Saturday Night Live in George Town has been planned for the end of this month. On Monday George Town Manager and… Link: Saturday Night Live in GT returns

John A. Cumber shows some improvement

Source: Cayman Compass The Office of Education Standards said Sir John A. Cumber Primary School has made significant progress in improving its weak performance, but still has a… Link: John A. Cumber shows some improvement

Joy for 4 000

Source: Nation Newspaper Thousands of public servants who have been in temporary positions for at least three years, and who have clean records, will soon get their letters… Link: Joy for 4 000

Mia’s reminder: Put people first

Source: Nation Newspaper Prime Minister Mia Amor Mottley is reminding her parliamentary and Cabinet colleagues that the people must come first, and they must spend time with them.… Link: Mia’s reminder: Put people first

Simmons gets coaching nod

Source: Barbados Today Cricket West Indies (CWI) has confirmed the appointment of former West Indies player, Phil Simmons as the head coach of the West Indies senior men’s… Link: Simmons gets coaching nod

Sargassum and trash in Cuba

Source: Cayman Compass In Guanahacabibes, at the western end of Cuba, the garbage and sargassum carried by the sea’s currents have changed the topography of practically virgin beaches.… Link: Sargassum and trash in Cuba

Lowe on the attack

Source: Nation Newspaper Former Minister of the Environment Dr Denis Lowe has come out swinging against charges that the $28 million building earmarked as the new Sanitation Service… Link: Lowe on the attack

Working wonders

Source: Barbados Today Government has performed “virtual wonders” to manage the country’s economy while struggling to stabilise key sectors including transportation and sanitation, says Prime Minister Mia Mottley.… Link: Working wonders

Expert witness

Source: Barbados Today The pathologist who performed the post-mortem on Antonio Harewood, today revealed that he died from a stab wound to his upper left chest. That was… Link: Expert witness

Westbury Death puzzle

Source: Barbados Today The death of 60-year-old soil technician Stephen McDonald Cadogan of 3rd Avenue, Holders Land, Brandons, St Michael has left his 71-year-old girlfriend Rosaline James with… Link: Westbury Death puzzle

Proud Barbadians

Source: Barbados Today The 2018 Barbados Independence Honours finally received their insignia from Governor General, Dame Sandra Mason, at Government House in two separate ceremonies today. During the… Link: Proud Barbadians

Fundraising derby returns

Source: Cayman Compass On Wednesday evening, 16 Oct. Hedge Funds Care Cayman Island’s Committee of Hope is bringing back its third annual HFC Cayman Derby, otherwise known as… Link: Fundraising derby returns

Faith, family life work for Tridents

Source: Nation Newspaper Keeping the faith and staying together as a family. Captain Jason Holder says these were key factors in the Barbados Tridents franchise capturing their second… Link: Faith, family life work for Tridents

Zane tight-lipped on next move

Source: Nation Newspaper “Moving to F3, but that’s all that I can say at this time.” That’s how Zane Maloney, newly-crowned FIA British Formula 4 champion, responded to… Link: Zane tight-lipped on next move

Trinidad: Church services resume at rehab centre

Source: St. Lucia News Online Pastor Glen Awong said he did nothing wrong and that the 69 people rescued were drug addicts and the homeless (TRINIDAD GUARDIAN) — Church ser­vices… Link: Trinidad: Church services resume at rehab centre

Cruise ships return to eastern Caribbean

Source: Cayman Compass Cruise lines that once rerouted their ships to Cayman in the aftermath of hurricanes Irma and Maria are now returning to their original calls. Link: Cruise ships return to eastern Caribbean

‘Right man’ Simmons returns as Windies head coach

Source: Guyana Chronicle …lands four-year contract ST JOHN’S, Antigua, (CMC) – Former all-rounder Phil Simmons was on Monday appointed West Indies head coach on a four-year contract, returning… Link: ‘Right man’ Simmons returns as Windies head coach

Harper leads new men’s senior selection panel – CWI

Source: Guyana Chronicle …will be joined by Miles Bascombe and Head coach Phil Simmons ST JOHN’S, Antigua, (CMC) – Former Windward Islands batsman Miles Bascombe has been appointed… Link: Harper leads new men’s senior selection panel – CWI

Women’s ICC events receive prize money boost

Source: Guyana Chronicle AN extra US$2.6 million will be up for grabs at women’s tournaments after the International Cricket Council (ICC) announced a major boost in the prize… Link: Women’s ICC events receive prize money boost

Upp. Corentyne in for a fight against ruthless Essequibo today

Source: Guyana Chronicle –Georgetown, East Bank among victory seekers By Clifton Ross FOLLOWING their strong statement made in the opening round, reigning champions, Essequibo, will be looking to… Link: Upp. Corentyne in for a fight against ruthless Essequibo today

BCB/Stag Beer 50 Overs First Division 

Source: Guyana Chronicle Tucber Park demolishes Upper Corentyne to join Rose Hall Namilco Thunderbolt Flour in final TUCBER Park Cricket Club of New Amsterdam, often the bridesmaid of… Link: BCB/Stag Beer 50 Overs First Division 

The Publisher speaks: C-H-S Reunion

Source: Cayman Eye News By Joan Wilson Joan E. Wilson I attended the Cayman Prep & High School 70 Year Celebration held at Elmslie Memorial Church yesterday afternoon (5pm),… Link: The Publisher speaks: C-H-S Reunion

Trinidad: Church services resume at rehab centre that was raided

Source: Stabroek News (Trinidad Guardian) Church ser­vices re­sumed on Sat­ur­day at the Trans­formed Life Min­istry, East­ern Main Road in Arou­ca and the at­ten­dance was de­scribed as “the usu­al.”… Link: Trinidad: Church services resume at rehab centre that was raided

Venezuela beat TT 2-0 in friendly

Source: Newsday VENEZUELA defeated TT 2-0 earlier tonight, in a men’s friendly football international, at the Estadio Olimpico de la UCV, Caracas. This result extended TT coach… Link: Venezuela beat TT 2-0 in friendly

Saint Lucia Records Best August Ever

Source: St. Lucia Times Press Release:– The latest performance report for Saint Lucia is in and the record breaking streak in visitor arrivals to the acclaimed destination continues. According to… Link: Saint Lucia Records Best August Ever

Trinidad-born surgeon in the UK hailed as a hero

Source: Stabroek News (Trinidad Guardian) A Tri­nidad-born sur­geon prac­tis­ing in Eng­land is be­ing hailed as a hero by many for suc­cess­ful­ly re­con­struct­ing the jaw of a 15-year-old girl… Link: Trinidad-born surgeon in the UK hailed as a hero

Football Team Named For Match vs Guatemala

Source: Bernews The Bermuda Football Association announced the Men’s National Team that will play against the Guatemala National Team  on Tuesday. “This FIFA Tier 1 international match… Link: Football Team Named For Match vs Guatemala

Grand Lucayan to Welcome Guests Oct. 15

Source: Bahamas Weekly Grand Lucayan Resort in Grand Bahama announced they will welcome guests on Tuesday, Oct. 15. Announced on Facebook on Oct. 9, their message read, “We’re… Link: Grand Lucayan to Welcome Guests Oct. 15

Tennis: Day One ITF Bermuda Junior Open

Source: Bernews The ITF Bermuda Junior Open got underway at the WER Joell Tennis Stadium with a full slate of matches taking place. In the opening match… Link: Tennis: Day One ITF Bermuda Junior Open

New Ringo Video Features Bermuda Lyric Sheet

Source: Bernews Former Beatle Ringo Starr has released the official video for his rendition of one-time bandmate John Lennon’s Bermuda-penned song Grow Old With Me. The song… Link: New Ringo Video Features Bermuda Lyric Sheet

British Girl Who Went To Meet Death Row Pen Pal

Source: St. Lucia Times BBC:– Twenty-one-year-old Lorna Fitzpatrick has been writing to her American penfriend since she was 11. There’s nothing particularly unusual in that – except he’s a convicted… Link: British Girl Who Went To Meet Death Row Pen Pal

Beach Advisory for October 7-11

Source: St. John Source Dorsch Beach, St. Croix The Department of Planning and Natural Resources (DPNR) announces that the Beach Water Quality Monitoring Program, which evaluates weekly water quality… Link: Beach Advisory for October 7-11

6pm News Item on Tropical Depression 15

Source: Bahamas Weekly NEWS ITEM ON TROPICAL DEPRESSION FIFTEEN ISSUED BY THE BAHAMAS DEPARTMENT OF METEOROLOGY FORECAST OFFICE SECTION AT 6PM MONDAY, 14TH OCTOBER, 2019. …NEW TROPICAL DEPRESSION… Link: 6pm News Item on Tropical Depression 15

“Woman of Steel” who Crisscrosses Nicaragua

Source: Havana Times Whomever might come across Luz Elena Sequeira for the first time might not suspect that over the last 6 years, she’s run over 30,000 kilometers.… Link: “Woman of Steel” who Crisscrosses Nicaragua

30 Minute Video: Oct 14 ZBM Evening News

Source: Bernews With an aim to expand the way they deliver their news to the community, the Bermuda Broadcasting Company is continuing to live stream their evening… Link: 30 Minute Video: Oct 14 ZBM Evening News

CIG seeks help with ‘brand’ building

Source: Cayman News Service (CNS): The Cayman Islands Government has issued a request for proposals to find a “creative agency specialising in brand strategy and visual identity”, according to… Link: CIG seeks help with ‘brand’ building

Official Govt & Legal Notices For Oct 14 2019

Source: Bernews The official Government and Legal notices for today [Oct 14] include public notification. Dorothy Crane Limited Notice Type: Government Notice Notice Sub Type: Public Notification… Link: Official Govt & Legal Notices For Oct 14 2019

Suspected bandit found dead in Tucville

Source: iNews Guyana One of the bandits who was allegedly involved in the attack and subsequent murder of a businessman at Da Silva Street, Newtown Kitty earlier today… Link: Suspected bandit found dead in Tucville

Midnight robbers strike in Rock Hole

Source: Cayman News Service (CNS): Two men robbed another man of his wallet and mobile phone around midnight on Saturday night-Sunday morning on Rock Hole Road in George Town,… Link: Midnight robbers strike in Rock Hole

HSA moves towards small BT hospital

Source: Cayman News Service (CNS): Plans for a small satellite public hospital in Bodden Town, first announced by the minister in April, appear to be moving forward after the… Link: HSA moves towards small BT hospital

Faris in Paris

Source: Newsday ATTORNEY General Faris Al-Rawi is in Paris, France, attending Financial Action Task Force (FATF) Week. Al-Rawi, who spoke in the budget debate in the House… Link: Faris in Paris

Cuba is Heading Down a Black Hole of Power

Source: Havana Times After a good while analyzing the model of socialist state-led business and the inefficiency that characterizes the country’s economy, our conversation with economist Emilio Morales… Link: Cuba is Heading Down a Black Hole of Power

Phil Simmons named new Windies head coach

Source: iNews Guyana Former West Indies batsman Phil Simmons has been named head coach of the men’s senior team on a four-year contract, according to a CMC report.… Link: Phil Simmons named new Windies head coach

Ecuador: Homegrown Protests and Foreign Influence

Source: Havana Times Recent protests in Ecuador refer to three analytical dimensions: a home-based genesis (the combination of historic legacy and political circumstances), a certain foreign influence (of… Link: Ecuador: Homegrown Protests and Foreign Influence

Five-week-old baby stolen

Source: Jamaica Star A five-week-old baby was stolen from his 17-year-old mother Sunday evening on Rousseau Road, St Andrew. Shernette Wray, the baby’s grandmother, told THE STAR that… Link: Five-week-old baby stolen

Sunset, Cienfuegos, Cuba – Photo of the Day

Source: Havana Times Sunset, Cienfuegos, Cuba. By Jeff Marot (Canada). Camera: Huawei P20 The post Sunset, Cienfuegos, Cuba – Photo of the Day appeared first on Havana Times. Link: Sunset, Cienfuegos, Cuba – Photo of the Day

Florida Democratic Party Endorses Puerto Rico Statehood

Source: Puerto Rico Report The Florida Democratic Party endorsed Puerto Rico statehood in a resolution approved at its state convention in Orlando on Saturday. The resolution – entitled “Supporting… Link: Florida Democratic Party Endorses Puerto Rico Statehood

3 injured after gunmen open fire on El Dorado Trading

Source: Guyana Times Three persons including a security guard were earlier today shot after gunmen opened fire on the El Dorado Trading, Da Silva Street, Newtown Kitty, Georgetown… Link: 3 injured after gunmen open fire on El Dorado Trading

Address Officially Opens Credit Union Week 2019

Source: St. Kitts & Nevis Observer The Minister responsible for Cooperatives, Hon. Eugene Hamilton, delivered the following message Sunday to officially declared the Week of Activities For the Local Credit Union… Link: Address Officially Opens Credit Union Week 2019

The Danger of Medicaid Cliffs

Source: Puerto Rico Report In late September, Congress provided a short-term fix to maintain current levels of Medicaid funding for Puerto Rico until November 21. Yet if Congress does… Link: The Danger of Medicaid Cliffs

AUM REBRANDED AS APM WITH NEW FACES, NEW CONCEPTS

Source: The Anguillian       L-R: Ms. Kimberley Fleming, Mr. Haydn Hughes, Mr. Merrick Richardson, Ms. Dee Ann Kentish-Rogers, Mr. Courtney Morton, Mr. Jerome Roberts and Dr.… Link: AUM REBRANDED AS APM WITH NEW FACES, NEW CONCEPTS

EDITORIAL: Be It Resolved That…

Source: The Anguillian     What we commonly call “Silly Season” has begun. Knowing from past experience what we are in for, I wish to remind persons of… Link: EDITORIAL: Be It Resolved That…

Caribbean Vibrations S19E11

Source: Carib Vision Caribbean Vibrations TV is a magazine style show, highlighting the best of the best in Caribbean entertainment and lifestyle. Watch Caribbean Vibrations on CaribVision. For… Link: Caribbean Vibrations S19E11

Untold Stories S19E07

Source: Carib Vision Watch Untold Stories, an investigative and current affairs documentary show from out of Saint Lucia. Watch Untold Stories on Sunday at 8pm. For our full… Link: Untold Stories S19E07

Caribbean Watch S1E03

Source: Carib Vision Caribbean Watch explores how Caribbean people seek to improve their lives, and meet the UN Sustainable Development Goals for 2030 and beyond. Watch Caribbean Watch… Link: Caribbean Watch S1E03

Businessman, driver shot during robbery

Source: iNews Guyana Three persons including a security guard were earlier today shot after gunmen opened fire on on a businessman and his driver as they were about… Link: Businessman, driver shot during robbery

Threats not stopping Trudeau

Source: Nation Newspaper TORONTO – Canada’s Liberal Prime Minister Justin Trudeau said yesterday that he will not change the way he is campaigning ahead of the October 21… Link: Threats not stopping Trudeau

CSEC exams going online

Source: St. Lucia News Online TRINIDAD EXPRESS) — Within the next five years, it is expected that the Caribbean Secondary Education Certificate (CSEC) examination will be written online. (adsbygoogle =… Link: CSEC exams going online

Trini-born judge charged

Source: Newsday NEW YORK: The US Attorney’s Office in the Southern District of New York in Manhattan has charged a Trinidad-born justice with conspiracy to obstruct justice… Link: Trini-born judge charged

Newborn girl found alive in shallow grave in India

Source: iNews Guyana (BBC) A newborn baby girl has been discovered buried alive in northern India, a local police chief has revealed. Abhinandan Singh told reporters the baby… Link: Newborn girl found alive in shallow grave in India

Trust reinstates conflicted chairman

Source: Cayman News Service (CNS): The National Trust for the Cayman Islands has reinstated architect Andy Gibb as chairman of its board, even though he recently resigned over his… Link: Trust reinstates conflicted chairman

Bermuda Win First ICC T20 Warm Up Match

Source: Bernews Bermuda went to bat first in their ICC Men’s T20 World Cup Qualifier first warm up match against Nigeria at the Tolerance Oval, Abu Dhabi,… Link: Bermuda Win First ICC T20 Warm Up Match

FOOD HUT FIRE AT SCHOOL UNDER INVESTIGATION

Source: The Anguillian   The Royal Anguilla Police Force is investigating the origin of a fire which severely damaged a privately-owned food hut on the premises of the… Link: FOOD HUT FIRE AT SCHOOL UNDER INVESTIGATION

CALVERT CARTY, THE DRAMATIST

Source: The Anguillian     There will be a big cultural celebration when the Service of Thanksgiving for the late Mr. Calvert Carty, of North Hill, takes place… Link: CALVERT CARTY, THE DRAMATIST

Local dengue case reported to HSA

Source: Cayman News Service (CNS): A local resident who has contracted dengue fever has no recent travel history, public health officials are warning as they urged people to take… Link: Local dengue case reported to HSA

CWCO donates to Dorian Relief

Source: Bahamas Weekly More relief will soon be on the way to Abaco and Grand Bahama as the Bahamas Red Cross works to unload a 20-foot container full… Link: CWCO donates to Dorian Relief

$10m appeal to assist Bahamas

Source: Nation Newspaper   UNITED NATIONS – The United Nations’ International Organisation for Migration (IOM) has launched a US$10 million appeal to assist The Bahamas as the country… Link: m appeal to assist Bahamas

Police Constable, friend injured in motorcycle accident

Source: iNews Guyana An allegedly drunken driver found himself in hot water after the minibus he owns and operates collided with a motorcycle, seriously injuring a Police Officer… Link: Police Constable, friend injured in motorcycle accident

Cricket: ICC Team Preview Of Bermuda

Source: Bernews The ICC have released a ‘team preview’ of Bermuda, saying that the island is ”banking on their string of experienced players to recreate some of their… Link: Cricket: ICC Team Preview Of Bermuda

Bermuda & Caribbean Insurance CEO Survey

Source: Bernews PwC recently held its Bermuda & Caribbean Insurance CEO Survey, providing unique insights into the market. A spokesperson said, “Caribbean region insurance CEOs are more… Link: Bermuda & Caribbean Insurance CEO Survey

Author Tells Of ‘Secrets, Shame, Shackles’

Source: Bernews A Bermudian author’s semi-fictionalised account of her life and the “unusual events” which caused her to leave the island for almost 30 years is flying… Link: Author Tells Of ‘Secrets, Shame, Shackles’

SUITABLY QUALIFIED CIVIL SOCIETY ORGANISATIONS WANTED

Source: The Voice THE GLOBAL ENVIRONMENT FACILITY SMALL GRANTS PROGRAMME UNITED NATIONS DEVELOPMENT PROGRMME (GEF SGP UNDP – Saint Lucia) invites suitably qualified … The post SUITABLY QUALIFIED… Link: SUITABLY QUALIFIED CIVIL SOCIETY ORGANISATIONS WANTED

Tennis: Annual ITF Bermuda Open Starts Today

Source: Bernews The 15th annual ITF Bermuda Open starts today [Oct 14] at the W.E.R Joel Tennis Stadium. A spokesperson said, “The tournament runs through this Saturday… Link: Tennis: Annual ITF Bermuda Open Starts Today

The #MeToo Movement’s Powerful New Tool

Source: Havana Times If one dreamed up an ambitious global #metoo success story, it might involve governments around the world enthusiastically supporting legal norms and action on sexual… Link: The #MeToo Movement’s Powerful New Tool

Canada updates travel warnings

Source: Nation Newspaper OTTAWA – The government of Canada has updated the emergency status for Jamaica on a travel advisory due to a continued high level of violent… Link: Canada updates travel warnings

Doctors save baby born with three legs

Source: Nation Newspaper MOSCOW – Doctors saved a baby born with three legs, two penises and no anus and said he will have a normal life after surgery.… Link: Doctors save baby born with three legs

Tito Rodriguez (Puerto Rico) – Song of the Day

Source: Havana Times Today’s featured artist is Tito Rodriguez & His Orchestra from Puerto Rico with the song “Tremendo Cumban” from the album “Mambo Madness” (1958). The post… Link: Tito Rodriguez (Puerto Rico) – Song of the Day

New recruitment company in Saint Lucia launched

Source: St. Lucia News Online Ms. Goretti J Paul (PRESS RELEASE) – A new recruitment solution has been introduced in Saint Lucia. (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); Ms. Goretti J… Link: New recruitment company in Saint Lucia launched

Trinidad: Lumberer, friend found murdered in Cumuto

Source: Stabroek News (Trinidad Guardian) A lum­ber­er by trade, Bryan Fe­lix, 40, was asked by his neigh­bour Aleem Khan, 50, on Fri­day to help cut down some logs… Link: Trinidad: Lumberer, friend found murdered in Cumuto

Man killed in Church St robbery

Source: Guyana Times – unarmed security officer was unable to assist An unidentified man was on Saturday evening killed during the commissioning of an alleged robbery on Church… Link: Man killed in Church St robbery

Blaine wants clampdown on bikes transporting children

Source: Jamaica Star Child-rights advocate Betty-Ann Blaine has called for clampdown on the use of motor cycles to transport children to school. Blaine, founder of Hear The Children’s… Link: Blaine wants clampdown on bikes transporting children

Lotto jackpot hit in St Mary

Source: Jamaica Star St Mary has long been labelled as one of Jamaica’s poorest parishes but it appears that one of its natives has become a multi-millionaire overnight.… Link: Lotto jackpot hit in St Mary

CHL injunction denied

Source: Antigua Observer By Elesha George Billionaire businessman and owner of Luxury Hangar Holdings Ltd, Calvin Ayre has been given permission to reclaim his hangar at the V.C… Link: CHL injunction denied

A regional menace

Source: Cayman Compass Sargassum invasions have affected more places than the Cayman Islands. From health concerns in Martinique to reports of a national emergency in Barbados and an… Link: A regional menace

Youth football leagues in action

Source: Cayman Compass Cayman Prep and Cayman International School remain unbeaten in the boys and girls under-18 leagues while Clifton Hunter High School sits atop the standings in… Link: Youth football leagues in action

Breeze Fusion Run on the horizon

Source: Cayman Compass Organisers are getting ready for this year’s Breeze Fusion Run/Walk, which will be held on Saturday, 2 Nov., in Grand Cayman and Saturday, 30 Nov.,… Link: Breeze Fusion Run on the horizon

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