Former president of Trinidad Senate Dr. Linda Baboolal dies

Former President of the Senate, Dr. Linda Baboolal  – the first woman to hold this position, died on Thursday at the age of 78. Baboolal, who...

Guyana-born Valerie Amos appointed new of Master of University College Oxford

Current Director of SOAS University of London, former politician and former senior United Nations official Baroness Amos CH PC has been appointed as the...

Jamaica activates national Ebola virus plan

Jamaica says it has activated its national Ebola Virus Disease Response Plan after the Trinidad-based Caribbean Public Health Agency (CARPHA) warned that regional countries...

Barbadian appointed new executive director for CARPHA

A Barbados national who has been the first Caribbean person to chair the executive board of the World Health Organization (WHO), has been appointed...

Christine Lagarde resigns as head of IMF

Christine Lagarde has said she will step down as managing director of the International Monetary Fund (IMF). It comes ahead of a decision on her...

US women’s soccer team wins its fourth World Cup

The United States beat the Netherlands in the 2019 Women’s World Cup on Sunday 2-0, following a month-long tournament that attracted more attention to...

Jamaican American presidential candidate raises millions in 24 hours after debate

The campaign of Jamaican American United States Democratic Presidential Candidate Kamala Harris on Saturday said that the US Senator has raised US$2 million in...

Sagicor says thank you to mums with a token of appreciation

In celebration of Mother’s Day, Sagicor Life Inc surprised several new mothers with congratulatory gifts in the Pediatrics Department at The Queen Elizabeth Hospital...

Suriname is now more equipped to tackle drought and diversify production

Women producer associations, rural youth and technical staff from the public sector were the main beneficiaries of actions by the Inter-American Institute for Cooperation...

Ann-Marie Vaz beats Damion Crawford in by-election in Jamaica

The Jamaica Labour Party (JLP) has ended its 30-year political drought in the flourishing Portland Eastern constituency after Ann-Marie Vaz today defeated the People’s...