Monthly Archives: August 2019

Trini among survivors in Libya bomb blast that killed Jamaican

A Trinidadian woman survived a car bomb explosion in Benghazi, Libya, on Saturday which left five people dead, including a Jamaican officer with the United Nations.

US says will deny citizenship to immigrants who use public benefits

WASHINGTON, United States (AFP) — The administration of US President Donald Trump announced Monday new rules that aim to deny permanent residency and citizenship to migrants who receive food stamps, Medicaid and other public welfare.

Cancer second cause of death in the Caribbean

BRIDGETOWN, Barbados (CMC) — Cancer has become the second leading cause of death in the Caribbean and despite this growing burden, many Caribbean small island nations have health systems that struggle to provide optimal cancer care for their populations.

176 specialist math, science teachers available for jobs

KINGSTON, Jamaica — The Ministry of Education, Youth and Information is encouraging secondary school principals who are facing challenges finding mathematics and science teachers to contact

Sizzla expresses gratitude for national honour

After receiving his citation from Prime Minister Andrew Holness at the Independence Grand Gala on Tuesday,

Pastor, Rasta in viral video make peace

The Denham Town evangelist who was seen in a video being attacked by a Rastafarian man while delivering a spirited sermon in Arnett Gardens is calling the altercation a blessing.