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Mexican Health Official: Closing Borders Little Help with New Omicron Variant

MEXICO CITY, Nov 28 (Reuters) - Mexico's deputy health secretary said measures such as restricting travel or closing borders are of little use in...

Cayman Islands Becomes First in the Caribbean to Offer Antibody COVID-19 Treatment

Health City Cayman Islands – a private health facility recently announced that it has acquired a supply of Ronapreve, a monoclonal antibody treatment that...

Antigua Offering Compensation to Farmers Affected by Climate change

An insurance scheme being facilitated by the Department of Environment (DoE) will be making funds available to farmers who have encountered major losses over the...

Violence Erupts in Martinique…Police Injured in Gun Battle

Article by sherrylynclarke@nationnews.com FORT de FRANCE – Ten police officers were injured and several journalists shot at as protests sparked by Covid-19 vaccine measures spread across Martinique. This...

Mexico-Turkey: Deadly Clashes as Protesters Demand End to Violence Against Women

Riot police in Turkey and Mexico have fired tear gas and smoke bombs at protesters calling for an end to violence against women. In...

Prince Charles Travels to Barbados for the New Republic’s Birth

By Guy Faulconbridge and Brian Ellsworth   BRIDGETOWN, Nov 29 (Reuters) - Britain's Prince Charles flew to Barbados as the Caribbean nation prepared for a celebration...

WORLD VIEW: Omicron Variant Spreads, Worldwide Inflation Bites, Leftist Woman Elected Pres. of Honduras, More

Nov. 29, 2021 Portuguese health authorities have identified 13 cases of omicron, the new coronavirus variant believed to be more contagious, among team members...

Nevis Junior Gender Affairs Minister’s Address on Elimination of Violence Against Women

NIA CHARLESTOWN NEVIS -- The following is an address by Hon. Hazel Brandy-Williams, Junior Minister of Gender Affairs on Nevis on the occasion of...

PM Harris Holds Successful One-on-One Consultations

BASSETERRE, ST. KITTS -- One of the last activities in the month-long celebrations by Prime Minister Dr the Hon Timothy Harris, to mark the...

Election: Honduras On Track for 1st Woman President

TEGUCIGALPA, Nov 28 (Reuters) - Leftist opposition candidate Xiomara Castro declared victory in Sunday's Honduran presidential election, with early results giving her a commanding...

New Covid Variant Spreads: Antigua With Omicron Travel Ban; US, UK Readies, World Stats

    With immediate effect, Antigua and Barbuda has placed a travel ban on South Africa, Botswana, Belgium and Hong Kong in light of the...

Peru’s President Pledges Support for Those Affected by 7.5-Magnitude Earthquake

By Claudia Rebaza, CNN The National Police of Peru, with the Highway Police, have been conducting motorized patrols to remove fallen rocks. (CNN)Peru's President vowed...

Dr Drew new leader of SKNLP

Dr Terrance Drew has been elected new leader of the St. Kitts and Nevis Labour Party replacing Dr Denzil Douglas after 32 years. Dr Drew...

Barbados’ Republican status is not a yen for pieces of silver

By Sir Ronald Sanders   (The writer is Antigua and Barbuda’s Ambassador to the United States and the Organization of American States. He is also...

Sylvers Edge Out Tabernacle to Take 3rd Place in Constituency #7 Domino League

BASSETERRE, ST. KITTS, November 26, 2021 (MMS-SKN) -- Sylvers Domino Club from Hidden Alley in Lodge Village, created history Thursday evening November 25 at...

NEVLEC Schedules Islandwide Power Outage November 28

NIA CHARLESTOWN NEVIS  -- The following is a notice from the Nevis Electricity Company Limited (NEVLEC) regarding a scheduled power outage on November 28,...

Barbados: A New Charter for a New Republic

The Barbados government has presented a new Charter of Barbados to Parliament that has led to a war of words between Prime Minister Mia...

Sint Maarten: 6 Cruise Ships Visit Port on Same Day

It is a bumper cruise ship season for Sint Maarten as Wednesday marked the first six-ship day for the 2021 to 2022 cruise season. Multiple...

Anti-Vax Protests: Several Police Injured on Martinique and Guadeloupe.

PARIS (Reuters) - French Interior Minister Gerald Darmanin said on Friday that several members of the police force had been injured as a result...

SKN: New Excursion Options for Vaccinated Tourists

Fully vaccinated international visitors arriving by air into St. Kitts and Nevis will have new excursion options tied to cruise ship visits under revised...

WORLD VIEW: Marshall Islands Dispute, Black Friday Sales On, Covid New Normal in UK, New Variant Fears, More

Nov 26, 2021 The Associated Press The Rundown Some fear China could win from US spat with Marshall Islands WELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) — For decades, the tiny...

Mexico Dispersing Migrant Caravans by Busing to Many Cities

TAPACHULA, Nov 25 (Reuters) - Mexican officials have begun dispersing several hundred migrants gathered in the southern city of Tapachula by busing them to...

Canada Murder Rate in 2020 Hits 15-Year High, Pushed Up by Mass Shooting

Nov 25 (Reuters) - The murder rate in Canada last year rose to its highest level since 2005, pushed up in part by the...

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