Wednesday, May 24, 2017
Text Size

Regional News

Police report significant decline in kidnapping

kidnapping-2PORT AU PRINCE, Haiti, Jul 4  – Haiti has recorded a significant decline in kidnapping and law enforcement authorities are saying new measures adopted by the police have led to the decline.

Read more


A plea to pay dues

Caribbean-leaders-2ST. JOHN’S, Antigua, Jul 4, CMC – Trinidad and Tobago is calling on its Caribbean Community (CARICOM) member states to fulfil their obligations and make the necessary payments to the CARICOM Implementation Agency for Crime and Security (IMPACS).

Read more


Ronald Sanders: CARICOM: Arrest “bun-wuk” before it spreads

Worker-sleeping-7402BRIDGETOWN, Barbados, Thursday July 3, 2014 – “Bun-wuk” or “Fiyah-d-wuk” are two names for a troubling phenomenon that has recently emerged in certain countries of the 15-nation Caribbean Community (CARICOM). Unless it is nipped in the bud by practical measures to address the growing difficulties associated with youth, it is bound to spread like wildfire with troubling consequences throughout the region, given the predilection for copy-cat behaviour particularly among young people.

Read more


Jamaican found guilty in the US for human trafficking

Damion-St-Patrick-Baston-2MIAMI, USA (CMC) - A Jamaican man has been found guilty for his role in an international sex trafficking operation.

Read more


Taking the marijuana debate further

mariwana-2ST. JOHN’S, Antigua, Jul 3, CMC – Caribbean Community (CARICOM) leaders have agreed to the establishment of a Commission to further the debate on the decriminalisation of marijuana for medicinal purposes.

Read more


Page 175 of 436


  • 1
  • 2
  • 3