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Historical conservationists voice concern over destruction of Slave Market wall in Charlestown

NIA CHARLESTOWN NEVIS (July 28, 2021) -- The issue of destruction of historical sites on Nevis has surfaced again with the recent destruction at...

‘Swim to Win’ aims to get swimming into schools

By Loshaun Dixon ‘Swim to Win’, a program organised to teach Nevisians how to swim and be safe in the ocean, is pushing for swimming...

Couple fined US$500 for quarantine breach

By Loshaun Dixon  A couple from the United States was hit with fines this week after they broke quarantine protocols last weekend. Farrakhan Assegai and Natasha...

Using the OAS to promote discord over Cuba

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 a Senior...

Forward not backward

Prime Minister Mia Amor Mottley announced on Tuesday that Barbados will become a republic on November 30th of this year. This is significant, because...

Stoney Grove man shot in his home

A young man in Nevis was shot early this morning in his home in Stoney Grove. According to reports about six shots were heard at...

Police investigating double homicide

Police in St. Kitts and Nevis are investigating a double homicide in Newtown Tuesday night. Law Enforcement identified the deceased as Kyle Williams and Akeem...

Peru’s Castillo Assumes Presidency Amid Political Storms in Divided Nation

by Marco Aquino LIMA, July 28 (Reuters) - Peru's Pedro Castillo will assume the presidency on Wednesday with little time to catch his breath as...

World View: Biles Quits Games, Olympics News, Racism of Rioters, More

Jul 28, 2021 The Associated Press The Rundown Olympic champ Biles withdraws from all-around competition TOKYO (AP) — Simone Biles will not defend her Olympic title. The American...

US: Officers Offer Harrowing Accounts at 1st Jan. 6 Committee Hearing

By Cristina Marcos and Rebecca Beitsch - Officers who defended the Capitol during the Jan. 6 insurrection offered powerful and often emotional testimony before...

St. Lucia Labour Party Seals Big Election Win

The Saint Lucia Labour Party will form the country’s next government with a supermajority after a landslide general election victory. On Monday, with 49.89 percent...

Haitians Displaced by Gang Violence Face Bleak Future

BY Herbert Villaraga PORT-AU-PRINCE, July 27 (Reuters) - Haitians displaced by gang incursions into swaths of the capital Port-au-Prince now live on the sharpest edge...

Brazil’s Bolsonaro Turns to Center-Right Senator for Political Survival

by Anthony Boadle BRASILIA, July 27 (Reuters) - Brazil's far-right President Jair Bolsonaro has asked Senator Ciro Nogueira to be his chief of staff to...

Ecuador Revokes Citizenship of WikiLeaks Honcho Julian Assange

Quito, Ecuador (CNN)An Ecuadorian court on Monday ruled in favor of revoking the citizenship of WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange, according to a judgment published...

US: Rising Case Count Reignites Debate Over COVID-19 Restrictions, World Stats

By Brett Samuels  The Hill Biden administration officials are discussing the potential for tougher guidelines to blunt the nationwide surge in COVID-19 cases, but...

Dominicans Get Third Vaccines as Virus Rages in Next-Door Haiti

Francesca Maglione, Bloomberg News (Bloomberg) -- On one side of the island of Hispaniola lies Haiti, among the Western Hemisphere’s last nations to offer its...

Top Haiti Security Chief Arrested, Murder Warrant Issued for Former Jurist- in Moise Killing

Authorities in Haiti arrested a top official who served as general security coordinator when President Jovenel Moïse was assassinated, his attorney told The Associated...

Foreign Ministers of More than 20 Countries Condemn Mass Cuba Arrests

WASHINGTON, July 26 (Reuters) - The foreign ministers of the United States and 20 other countries on Monday condemned mass arrests in Cuba and...

Severe Floods Hammer Costa Rica, 2 dead

SAN JOSE, July 26 (Reuters) - Relentless rainfall in the Caribbean region caused at least two deaths amid severe flooding and major infrastructure damage...

Leaked Docs Reveal Death Threats, Roadblocks in Haiti Assassination Probe

By Caitlin Hu, Matt Rivers, Etant Dupain and Natalie Gallón, CNN Photos and video by David von Blohn. Port-au-Prince, Haiti (CNN)There was no mistaking the meaning...

The Delta Variant Is the Symptom of a Bigger Threat: Vaccine Refusal

There are almost as many reasons for vaccine hesitancy and refusal as there are unvaccinated Americans. But this problem, not the variant, lies at...

World View: KKK Murder Plot, US Capitol Riot Probe Begins, NK & SK in Pact, More

Jul 27, 2021 The Associated Press   The Rundown AP Exclusive: Grab him up, take him to the river: Inside a KKK murder plot PALATKA, Fla. (AP) — Joseph...

Tokyo Olympics: Flora Duffy Claims Historic 1st Gold for Bermuda

BBC- With a population of just 63,000, Bermuda became the smallest nation or territory to win an Olympic gold medal at a summer Games...

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