Woman killed in Nevis shooting incident – another injured
Montserrat Reporter

By STAFF WRITER CHARLESTOWN, Nevis, Apr. 17, CMC– A woman was killed and another injured early Monday in a shooting incident in the community of Cotton Ground. A police source who confirmed the incident said the...

St Kitts PM condemns attack on women in Nevis
Jamaica Observer

BASSETERRE, St Kitts (CMC) — Prime Minister Dr Timothy Harris has condemned the attack that led to the death of one woman and injured another in Nevis early Monday. Local News Tue, 18 Apr 2017 20:37:01 GMT WHO hails...

Wheatley promises Data Protection Bill in 3 months
Jamaica Observer

KINGSTON, Jamaica — Minister of Science, Energy and Technology (SET), Dr Andrew Wheatley, says that a Data Protection Bill is now far advanced. Local News Tue, 18 Apr 2017 20:54:24 GMT St Kitts PM condemns attack on...

Hylton says LNG plant is ‘vision realised’
Jamaica Observer

KINGSTON, Jamaica — Former Minister of Industry, Investment and Commerce, Anthony Hylton, says the groundbreaking for the 190-megawatt Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) fuelled power plant in Old Harbour Bay, St Catherine...

Venezuela braces for 'mother of all protests'
Jamaica Observer

CARACAS, Venezuela (AFP) — Venezuela braced for rival demonstrations Wednesday for and against President Nicolas Maduro, whose moves to tighten his grip on power have triggered deadly unrest and escalated the...

Woman killed, another injured in Nevis shooting
Antigua Observer

CHARLESTOWN, Nevis (CMC) — A woman was killed and another injured early yesterday in a shooting incident in the community of Cotton Ground. A police source who confirmed the incident said the women were reportedly...

Woman killed, another injured in Nevis shooting
Jamaica Observer

CHARLESTOWN, Nevis (CMC) — A woman was killed and another injured early yesterday in a shooting incident in the community of Cotton Ground. Local News Tue, 18 Apr 2017 00:00:00 GMT Hunt on in US for suspected...

Maduro orders Venezuela army into streets
Jamaica Observer

CARACAS, Venezuela (AFP) — Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro has ordered the army into the streets as the volatile country braces for what his opponents vow will be the “mother of all protests” tomorrow....

Trump to North Korean leader: ‘Got to behave’
Jamaica Observer

WASHINGTON, United States (AFP) — US President Donald Trump took a moment at the White House Easter egg roll yesterday to deliver a terse message to North Korean leader Kim Jong-Un: “Got to behave.”...

St Lucia to conduct tests for schistosomiasis
Jamaica Observer

CASTRIES, St. Lucia (CMC) – The Ministry of Health has announced plans to conduct a medical survey to test for schistosomiasis, in order to determine whether the disease has been eliminated across the island. Local...

Green iguanas spread into suburban scourge in South Florida
Jamaica Observer

FLORIDA, USA (AP) — Perched in trees and scampering down sidewalks, green iguanas have become so common across South Florida that many see them not as exotic invaders, but as reptilian squirrels. Local News Tue, 18...

Canada glacier melt rerouted in rare case of ‘river piracy’
Jamaica Observer

WASHINGTON, DC, USA (AP) — Scientists have witnessed the first modern case of what they call “river piracy” and they blame global warming. Most of the water gushing from a large glacier in northwest Canada...

Can a photo in my Facebook post be replaced?
Jamaica Observer

Q: Sometimes I edit my photos and add filters before posting to Facebook but there have been times when I mistakenly uploaded the unedited image. I usually just delete the post and make a new one but a friend told me...

Kite festival in Duhaney Park
Jamaica Observer

The FLOW Foundation, on Good Friday, joined hands with youth from Sherlock Crescent in Duhaney Park, St Andrew, to stage a kite-flying contest where the youngsters, between the ages of 8 and 18, displayed their...

This Day in History — April 18
Jamaica Observer

Today is the 108th day of 2017. There are 257 days left in the year. Local News Tue, 18 Apr 2017 00:00:00 GMT Kite festival in Duhaney Park http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/news/Kite-festival-in-Duhaney-Park_95857 The FLOW...

Official says home economics education plays key role in national development
Jamaica Observer

DIRECTOR of the Ministry of Education, Youth and Information’s Western Regional Office Dr Michelle Pinnock says home economics education continues to be an important subject area that plays a critical role in nation...

The iPHONE OF CARS?
Jamaica Observer

SAN FRANCISCO, California (AP) — Apple is joining the fiercely competitive race to design self-driving cars, raising the possibility that a company that has already reshaped culture with its iPhone may try to...

Mayor says council must play part in city’s entertainment
Jamaica Observer

MAYOR Delroy Williams says the Kingston and St Andrew Municipal Corporation (KSAMC) must put structures in place to manage mega entertainment events in the city. Local News Tue, 18 Apr 2017 00:00:00 GMT The iPHONE OF...

Prince Harry shares emotional struggles after Diana’s death
Jamaica Observer

LONDON, England (AP) — It is an image those who saw it will never forget: Prince William and Prince Harry — just boys, really — walking silently behind their mother’s cortège as the world...

Prison talk, Jah Cure’s case inspired American professor’s college programme
Jamaica Observer

An invitation to give a talk in prison more than 12 years ago, as well as her coverage of Jamaican singer Jah Cure’s case, inspired Dr Baz Dreisinger to start a Prison-to-College Pipeline programme in the United...

50 teachers participate in workshop on special learning needs
Jamaica Observer

FIFTY early childhood and special needs teachers across the island last week participated in a Lindamood-Bell Learning Processes Workshop, which sought to better equip teachers with the techniques and resources needed to...

Deadly weekend
Jamaica Observer

NINE people, including a policeman, lost their lives tragically over the Easter weekend in road crashes. Local News Tue, 18 Apr 2017 00:00:00 GMT 50 teachers participate in workshop on special learning needs...

SDC to donate portable suction machine to Spanish Town Hospital
Jamaica Observer

THE Spanish Town Hospital is to benefit from the donation of a portable suction machine from the Social Development Commission (SDC). Local News Tue, 18 Apr 2017 00:00:00 GMT Deadly weekend...

Party promoter leads Easter treat for seniors, homeless
Jamaica Observer

Party promoter Robert Blake, better known as Lyga Boss, and some members of Ghetto Super Stars, last Thursday Local News Tue, 18 Apr 2017 00:00:00 GMT SDC to donate portable suction machine to Spanish Town Hospital...

The 10 oldest people on record are women
Jamaica Observer

ROME, Italy (AFP) — Italian Emma Morano’s death on Saturday at the age of 117 years, leaves Jamaican Violet Brown, born March 10,1900, as the oldest living person, according to the Gerontology Research Group...

Cop killed in crash remembered as a good man
Jamaica Observer

TELFORD Stephens was in mourning yesterday for his only son, Constable Ramon Stephens, but spoke highly about him yesterday, a day after the policeman and an unidentified female companion died in a crash on the...

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