Homicide Rate Rises

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TWO male individuals were killed in separate incidents this week as a result of gunshot wounds. The first incident transpired …

SLP accuses government of abusing, misusing Taiwanese generosity

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The visit to Saint Lucia by the President of Taiwan and her delegation did not go all that smoothly as …

Good Reviews for St. Lucia in US State Department 2019 Trafficking In Persons Report

Saint Lucia kept her spot at Tier Two in the Trafficking In Persons rankings for 2019, recently issued by the …

More GINet Wi-Fi for Saint Lucians

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The Government of Saint Lucia and the Republic of China (Taiwan) Thursday launched Phase Two of the island-wide GINet Wi-Fi …

PM Chastanet Congratulates Carnival Winners and Commends Police

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Prime Minister Honourable Allen Michael Chastanet has congratulated stakeholders on an amazing and successful Carnival 2019. “The growth in Saint …

Carnival 2019 Organizers Say ‘Thank You’


Events Company of St. Lucia Inc., the organizer of Carnival 2019 has issued a big thank you to all those …

Letters & Opinion

The Crisis Facing our Planet’s Lungs

An aerial view shows deforested land in the southern region of the state of Amazonas, Brazil, July 27, 2017.

Global concern is rising while hopes are fading over the survival of the Amazon rainforest, which helps regulate world temperatures …

The Multitude of Uses for Sea Moss

Dear Editor, I was very pleased to read an article in your paper entitled Sea Moss Industry Progressing Steadily by …

A Case for Minimum Wage?

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Canvassing in Vieux Fort last week, I met a young lady who worked in a shoe store. When she heard …

Calypsos Sounding The Right Notes, But Have We Learned To Listen Well Enough?

I listened to quite a number of calypsos this season and there seems to be one common theme: a number …

When Awaking to a Damned Dawn is the New National Norm

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It used to be unthinkable to even wonder if the time would ever come here when you could wake-up every …

The New Burden of Diplomacy: The Enemy Within

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The mess resulting from reports that the British Ambassador to the United States, Sir Kim Darroch, made about President Donald …


Image of an aerial view of the northern tip of the Cabot development, which has already broken ground in Saint Lucia. [PHOTO: Caribbean Journal]

NIC Defends Loan of EC$27.5 Million to Cabot

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Thieves Breach Local Bank Security

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Bring Back The Beautiful Olden Days of Carnival

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All Women

Woman Of The Week – Cherry Ann Gaillard-Williams

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Woman Of The Week – Kashina Anneville

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Woman Of The Week – Diane Felicien

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Woman Of The Week – Janeka Simon

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Sounding Off

Me, Too!

HOLLYWOOD is quaking in their boots right now but, most importantly, as a result, so is the Western world and …