St Lucia PM calls for prayer following massive explosion
Dominica News Online

Prime Minister Honourable Allen Chastanet has called for prayers and support for the families of those affected by an explosion which occurred in the Cul de Sac area on Tuesday evening (March 21st).  Several people...

Federer to meet Wawrinka for Indian Wells title
Jamaica Observer

INDIAN WELLS, United States (AFP) — Roger Federer defeated Jack Sock 6-1, 7-6 (7/4) on Saturday to reach the ATP Indian Wells Masters final, where he'll take on fellow Swiss Stan Wawrinka. Local News Sat, 18 Mar 2017...

Small Brazil city on edge after man dies from yellow fever
Jamaica Observer

CASIMIRO DE ABREU, Brazil (AP) — This small city in the state of Rio de Janeiro is on high alert after authorities confirmed the death of one man by yellow fever and said they were investigating several other...

Travel ban fight personal for Hawaii's 'scholarly gentleman'
Jamaica Observer

HONOLULU (AP) — Growing up in Washington state, Douglas Chin says he was the stereotypical "smart Chinese kid that got straight As." His parents taught him not to stick out too much and used to say "don't poke the...

CRICKET-UPDATE: Scorpions reeling at 36-4 vs Hurricanes
Jamaica Observer

KINGSTON, Jamaica — Hosts Jamaica Scorpions were reeling at 36-4 at the tea interval on day two of their historic day/night Digicel Regional four-day contest at Sabina Park. Local News Sat, 18 Mar 2017 20:07:35 GMT...

Caribbean mourns Derek Walcott
Jamaica Observer

BRIDGETOWN, Barbados (CMC) — The Caribbean Community (CARICOM) has described the late Nobel Laureate, Sir Derek Walcott, as a “quintessential Caribbean writer” as the region continued to pay tribute to the...

CRICKET-UPDATE: Hurricanes struggling at 41-5 vs Scorpions
Jamaica Observer

KINGSTON, Jamaica — Leeward Island Hurricanes were struggling at 41-5 at the first interval in their day/night Digicel Regional four-day contest against hosts Jamaica Scorpions here at Sabina Park. Local News Sat, 18...

Financial challenges deny U-16 Netball players
Trinidad Guardian

Disappointment for T&T Under-16 netball team and its staff on learning that the Caribbean Netball Association’s (CNA) Jean Pierre Youth Netball Tournament has been postponed due to under-participation. On March...

Knight Riders stick to core players
Trinidad Guardian

The Trinbago Knight Riders made only three picks at the 2017 CPL draft yesterday as they stuck to their core players in an effort to build their unit. Team operations manager Colin Borde showed up alone to take part in...

Bahamians among elite athletes confirmed for Grenada Invitational
Nassau Guardian

A number of Caribbean track and field stars, including quite a few from The Bahamas, will officially open their 2017 outdoor season at the Grenada Invitational scheduled for Saturday, April 8 at the National Athletics...

Dalley describes CRH issue as ‘national crisis’
Jamaica Observer

MONTEGO BAY, St James — Opposition Spokesman on Health Horace Dalley has described the issues facing the Cornwall Regional Hospital in Montego Bay as a “national crisis” which should not be used as a...

He is my child
Jamaica Observer

The mother of a child who was photographed by the Jamaica Observer last week seated in a box outside the entrance of Mona High School in St Andrew and published in Monday’s edition of the newspaper, has come forward....

Energy minister in Panama for RECAM conference
Jamaica Observer

KINGSTON, Jamaica — Minister of Science, Energy and Technology (MSET) Dr Andrew Wheatley left the island over the weekend for Panama City, where he will deliver the keynote ministerial opening address at the second...

Dominica creates insurance programme to assist young pregnant mothers, children
Jamaica Observer

ROSEAU, Dominica (CMC) — A pilot Health National Insurance Programme has been created by the Dominica Social Security (DSS) to give financial assistance to young pregnant mothers and young children. Local News Mon,...

Trump to sign revised executive order on immigration Monday — aide
Jamaica Observer

WASHINGTON, United States (AFP) — US President Donald Trump is to sign a revised executive order on immigration Monday, after his first version was blocked by federal courts, senior White House aide Kellyanne Conway...

Police seize firearm in Mandeville
Jamaica Observer

MANCHESTER, Jamaica — A firearm and ammunition was seized by the police in Epping Forrest district, Mandeville, Manchester last night, the Jamaica Constabulary Force’s Corporate Communications Unit (CCU) has...

Trump travel order to apply to those seeking new visas
Jamaica Observer

WASHINGTON, United States (AP) — President Donald Trump's revised travel ban will temporarily halt entry to the United States for people from six Muslim-majority nations who are seeking new visas, allowing those with...

Taiwan President to visit Caribbean amid concerns of 'unstable' relations with region
Jamaica Observer

TAIPEI, Taiwan (CMC) — President Tsai Ing-wen is to visit the Caribbean later this year amid concerns that its relations with some Caribbean allies have become “unstable”, Foreign Minister David Lee said...

Buckle up children; 25 died as passengers in 2016 — RSU
Jamaica Observer

KINGSTON, Jamaica — The Director of the Road Safety Unit (RSU) in the transport ministry, Kenute Hare, is urging parents and guardians to properly restrain children when transporting them in the rear seat of motor...

Rapper Akon lights up two more African nations
Jamaica Observer

BANJUL, Gambia (AFP) — Clichéd rappers spend money on “bling” and cars, but Senegalese/American artiste Akon is looking skywards to splash his cash, investing in solar power projects across Africa. Local...

Firearm seized in Mount Salem, St James
Jamaica Observer

ST JAMES, Jamaica — A 9mm Glock pistol and nine rounds of ammunition were seized by the police in Crawford Street in Mount Salem, St James yesterday. Local News Mon, 06 Mar 2017 11:48:51 GMT Rapper Akon lights up two...

Trinidad cement company warns of sluggish market in 2017
Jamaica Observer

PORT OF SPAIN, Trinidad (CMC) —The Trinidad Cement Limited (TCL) said it expects construction activity will remain sluggish during the coming year, particularly in Trinidad and Tobago and Barbados in the face of...

Flash flood watch in effect for eastern parishes
Jamaica Observer

KINGSTON, Jamaica — The Meteorological (Met) Office has issued a Flash Flood Watch for low-lying and flood-prone areas of St Mary, Portland and St Thomas effective until 5:00 pm today. Local News Mon, 06 Mar 2017...

Boyfriend kills St Lucia woman as she celebrates birthday
Jamaica Observer

CASTRIES, St Lucia (CMC) — St Lucia recorded its 17th murder for the year after a 31-year-old woman was stabbed to death reportedly by her boyfriend as she celebrated her birthday on Sunday. Local News Mon, 06 Mar...

Haiti announces six days of mourning following the death of former president
Jamaica Observer

PORT AU PRINCE, Haiti (CMC) — Haiti on Monday announced six days of official mourning for the late former president Rene Preval, who died last weekend at his home of a cerebral vascular accident (CVA) or stroke....

ONLINE POLL RESULTS: JLP did well during year-one in office
Jamaica Observer

KINGSTON, Jamaica — Seventy-three per cent of the 2,952 respondents to latest OBSERVER ONLINE poll said that the Jamaica Labour Party (JLP) did well during their first year in office since the February 25 election...

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