(Trinidad Newsday) A birthday party ended in bloodshed on Tuesday night after a gunman opened fire on partygoers at a house in Enterprise, Chaguanas.
(Jamaica Gleaner) A teacher at Calabar High School is now scared for his safety after making several attempts to ensure that two of the school’s elite track athletes serve suspensions for allegedly assaulting him in December 2018.
(Jamaica Observer) The origin of one of the documents Peta-Gay Ffrench presented at the Registrar General’s Department (RGD) in Twickenham Park, St Catherine, when she attempted to register a stolen baby last month, will determine whether another person is charged in the matter.
(Trinidad Guardian) Police officers were called in to deal with a situation at the University of the West Indies’ St Augustine campus on Wednesday after a male student pepper sprayed a female classmate following an argument over a group project.
(Trinidad Guardian) A three-year-old boy, who was among 13 passengers refused entry into Trinidad and Tobago after they came off a flight from Venezuela, was reunited with his mother last night.
(Trinidad Express) HOURS after a Hindu priest performed an “exorcism” at the Mathura home in Gasparillo, the ‘buck’ still showed up.
(Jamaica Gleaner) A teacher who is alleging that he was assaulted by members of Calabar High School’s track and field team, including two prominent athletes, is planning to go public at a press conference tomorrow.
(Jamaica Observer) Jamaica yesterday announced that its embassy in Caracas, Venezuela will be temporarily closed, with effect April 1.
(Trinidad Express) Dominic Guevarra who survived a shotgun attack which killed his wife a year ago, has been charged with her murder.
(Trinidad Guardian) Five female Special Reserve Police Officers and a senior superintendent of police are among seven police officers arrested by officers of the Professional Standards Bureau for mischief in public office.
(Trinidad Express) When Anita Espinoza heard she was on fire during her Caesarean section, she thought she was going to die.
(Trinidad Express) President Donald Trump has invited the leaders of The Bahamas, Dominican Republic, Haiti, Jamaica and Saint Lucia to his Florida resort tomorrow to discuss Chinese “predatory economic practices” and the crisis in Venezuela.
(Trinidad Express) While some people woke up Ash Wednesday still recovering from Carnival festivities on Monday and Tuesday, one Diego Martin family were organizing funeral arrangements.
(Barbados Nation) Sweet deals have come to an end. This is the promise of Prime Minister Mia Amor Mottley who said Government was in the process of renegotiating public contracts which she described as expensive and untendered.
(Jamaica Observer) The family of Herbert Dowie, the captain of the fishing boat that capsized off Maiden Cay in December, is relieved that the elderly man walked away with a fine instead of doing prison time.
(Jamaica Observer) An ex-member of the Uchence Wilson Gang yesterday told the Home Circuit Court that he had committed some of the robberies with the gang for fun.
(Trinidad Express) A woman is dead, and police have arrested one of their colleagues who allegedly hit her with a speeding vehicle in Diego Martin on Tuesday.
(Trinidad Guardian) Desperate to escape Venezuelan pirates, two kidnapped fishermen jumped off their abductors’ boat on Monday night and took their chances in the sea.
(Barbados Nation) The gun violence has hit too close to home for one St Philip community.
(Trinidad Guardian) A 22-year-old man of Sangre Grande was gunned down moments after leaving the Kiss Baking Company at Gaston Street in Chaguanas on Monday night.
(Trinidad Guardian) An outpouring of spiritual help has come for the Mathura family, who believe that a mystical spirit creature called a “buck” is terrorising them inside their Morne Roche, Gasparillo home.
(Jamaica Gleaner) An 18-year old Jamaican man has been remanded in The Bahamas on fraud charges for pretending to be a dentist.
(Jamaica Observer) Former Jamaican fast bowler in the 1970’s and early 1980’s, William Haye, was shot and killed yesterday (Monday, March 18) by as yet unknown assailants in the Four Paths area of Clarendon.
(Trinidad Express) A man who touched the bottom of a 72-year-old woman was on Tuesday sent to jail.
(Trinidad Guardian) Haunted by a shadowy spirit creature which they say lives inside their home, a Gasparillo family is now seeking spiritual help to remove their unwanted guest.
(Jamaica Observer) Two motorcyclists lost their lives after they were involved in a bizarre crash with a minibus in Trelawny on Sunday night.
WASHINGTON, (Reuters) – As the United States makes its biggest diplomatic push in Latin America in years to try to oust Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro, the U.S.
(Trinidad Guardian) The South West Regional Health Authority (SWRHA) is on heightened alert after two children from different schools in South Trinidad died from suspected cases of meningitis.
(Jamaica Gleaner) Days after Markus Myrie, the eldest son of reggae entertainer Buju Banton, had a rant on social media about his father, he returned to Instagram today to express regret.
(Jamaica Observer) Five motor vehicles belonging to patrons who attended Buju Banton’s Long Walk to Freedom concert at the National Stadium on Saturday were stolen outside the venue, while another was broken into and personal items stolen from it.
(Trinidad Express) A woman, who was set on fire during a caesarean section at the San Fernando General Hospital, has won her medical negligence lawsuit against the South-West Regional Health Authority (SWRHA).
(Jamaica Observer) A second United States politician of Jamaican descent is exploring a run for the White House, buoyed by his convincing re-election last week as mayor of the city of Miramar, Florida.
(Trinidad Guardian) An E-commerce consultant has been granted permission to pursue a lawsuit against the Comptroller of the Customs and Excise Division over the seizure of a sex doll.
(Barbados Nation) A mother and son are the island’s latest murder victims after a double homicide at Rices, St Philip tonight.
(Trinidad Guardian) No further layoffs are expected at National Flours Mills Limited (NFM) following a restructuring exercise in which some senior management positions were made redundant.
(Jamaica Gleaner) The banning from priestly ministry of former Bishop of Mandeville Gordon Bennett for sexual harassment has come as a shocker for the local Catholic Church, but Archbishop Emeritus of Kingston, the Reverend Charles Dufour, has questioned whether ill-health might have contributed to his actions.
(Jamaica Observer) Exactly one month after sharing her story in the Sunday Observer, Kerry-Ann Anderson, the mother of five sets of twins, has since been employed full-time on the ancillary staff at the Hydel Group of Schools in St Catherine.
(Barbados Nation) A subcontractor’s first day on the job at Portvale Sugar Factory ended tragically on Saturday afternoon when he fell 70 feet to his death.
(Jamaica Observer) An ex-member of the Uchence Wilson gang on Friday sought to paint himself as a “modern-day Robin Hood,” after surprising the court with the disclosure that he had given away some of the goods he had stolen from a female gang member to the poor.
(Trinidad Guardian) President of the Islamic Missionaries Guild, Imtiaz Mohammed, says T&T cannot rule out the possibility of terror attacks similar to what happened in New Zealand on Friday taking place in this country.
(Jamaica Gleaner) It was a prayerful Buju Banton who graced the stage at the National Stadium in Kingson on Saturday night asking, “have mercy on me”.
(Trinidad Newsday) Mental disorders affects people from adolescence to adulthood, mental health manager at the Ministry of Health, Ashvini Nath said yesterday.
(Trinidad Guardian) A pastor has been awarded more than $430,000 by the High Court for the damages he suffered as a result of several defamatory Facebook posts by a former member of the church.
(Trinidad Guardian) A 34-year-old Arouca man on Friday appeared in the Scarborough Magistrates’ Court facing several charges in connection with an attack on two female British tourists.
(Trinidad Express) An off-duty police officer shot two men who attempted to rob him of his vehicle on Friday night.
HAVANA, (Reuters) – Prince Charles and his wife Camilla embark on a Caribbean tour today during which they will become the first British royals to visit Communist-run Cuba, even as the island faces rising hostility from Britain’s closest ally, the United States.
(Trinidad Express) The Prison Service today responded to photographs circulating on social media showing an inmate posing with what appears to be a firearm in a cell.
(Trinidad Express) A woman who said she was treated in a discriminatory manner after she went to the renew her identification card at the Elections and Boundaries Commission (EBC) in Tunapuna yesterday took to social media to share herordeal.
(Trinidad Guardian) Trinidadian-born Archye Leacock, 65, is running for an elected City Council 9th District Seat in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA, on May 21, 2019.
(Jamaica Gleaner) Forty-eight hours before Buju Banton hit the stage for his first performance after being released from a United States prison, Markus Myrie launched a tirade against his celebrated father on Instagram.