Jamaica
Five perish in Hanover crash

It was literally a case of ‘speed kills’ along the Hopewell main road in Hanover on Sunday night as all five occupants of a Toyota Coro…

Jamaica
No abortion advice

Almost seven in every 10 Jamaicans would not recommend an abortion to a friend who is faced with an unwanted pregnancy.Only one in seven persons (1…

Barbados
Wife cries out for hubby

“Patrick if you are alive, please contact me or come home.” Those are the words of anguish from Clarine Wharton, whose husband, Patrick…

Barbados
Farmer under attack by gunmen

A small crop farmer is fed up with recurring praedial larceny; even coming close to losing his life on one occasion. Kenneth Blades has been farmin…

United States Virgin Islands
santa fe

SANTA FE, Texas — An attorney for the 17-year-old charged with killing 10 people at a high school here last week said he still has no indicat…

United States Virgin Islands
mcdonald’s

About 150 cooks and cashiers blocked the entrance Monday to McDonald’s headquarters in Chicago, protesting what they call unfairly low pay at…

United States Virgin Islands
venezuela

WASHINGTON — The Trump administration on Monday barred Americans from a risky but potentially lucrative type of financial transaction with Ve…

Grenada
Workshop capacity building

The United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC) in collaboration with the Office of The Integrity Commission held a workshop following up prev…

Grenada
Corruption at Customs

Prime Minister and Minister of Finance, Dr. Keith Mitchell has blasted the employees at the Department of Customs accusing some of them of pocketin…

Haiti
Haitian Times Roundup – May 18

Happy Haitian Flag Day!   In conservative Haiti, couple fights for transgender tolerance Three days before their marriage, Yaisah Val of Haiti…

Barbados
Nice move, Mia!

The privately owned transport sector is welcoming a recently announced campaign promise by the Barbados Labour Party (BLP) to grant the sector conc…

Barbados
No gay push!

Less than a week after the Barbados Labour Party (BLP) released its May 24 election manifesto in which it explicitly states that it has no policy o…

Saint Martin
Your Human Rights Matter.

The chairperson of the Netherlands Institute for Human Rights, Ms. Adriana van Dooijeweert, will visit Saba and Statia from April 9 to 13, 2018, to…