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August 24th, 2018
Tourists Confused About Ganja Law - Stakeholder Calls For Clarity From The Government

Jamaica Gleaner

With an increasing number of cruise ship passengers being arrested for possession of ganja on their stop-over in Jamaica, Dr Lee Bailey, chairman of the Caribbean Cruise Shipping Limited, believes that the lack of clarity on the law with regard to the use of the herb and the amount that one can legally possess are to be blamed.

August 23rd, 2018
Guard brutally kills partner, then walks to police station

Kaieteur News

GEORGETOWN, Guyana, SA - Thirty-four-year-old security guard Jermaine Bristol walked into the East La Penitence Police Station shortly after 11.00 hrs yesterday (August 22, 2018) and calmly reported that he had just murdered his reputed wife.

August 22nd, 2018
Hotel prices soar amid tourism boom

Cayman Compass

Cayman’s hotels are the most expensive in the region, hitting an average price of just over US$426 a night in the first half of 2018.

August 21st, 2018
Court orders forfeiture of assets worth millions belonging to convicted drug lord

Jamaica Observer

KINGSTON, Jamaica — The Supreme Court has ordered that millions of dollars in assets and properties belonging to Jamaican drug lord Norris 'Deedo' Nembhard should be forfeited to the government.

August 20th, 2018
A HISTORIC MOMENT!!… Volda Lawrence is first woman to become PNCR Chairperson

Kaieteur News

GEORGETOWN, Guyana, SA - After 61 years of being dominated by male leadership, the People’s National Congress Reform (PNCR), elected a woman to be its new Chairperson.

August 19th, 2018
Paraplegic pleads for help to find a home

T&T Guardian

It takes Stacy Ann Parris, a 39-year-old paraplegic, at least two to three minutes to make her way down a very short flight of stairs to open the front gate to the severely dilapidated, colonial- styled structure she has called home from birth.

August 18th, 2018
American tourist dies snorkeling off Rum Point

Cayman Compass

RUM POINT, Cayman Islands - A 45-year-old man died after encountering difficulties while snorkeling off Rum Point on Thursday, the ninth water-related death involving a tourist in 2018.

August 17th, 2018
Jamaican cops join with St Kitts force to turn around crime

St Kitts & Nevis Observer

BASSETERRE, St. Kitts – A desire to help turn around the crime situation in St. Kitts and Nevis and upgrade the investigative capabilities of the Royal St. Christopher and Nevis Police Force (RSCNPF) was voiced by two retired Jamaican Police Officers in talks with Prime Minister Dr. the Honourable Timothy Harris.

August 16th, 2018
Brazen daylight gun attack in La Puerta

T&T Guardian

Two men were gunned down at La Puerta Road in Diego Martin yesterday in what was described as a “brazen” attack by men pretending to be police officers.

August 15th, 2018
Man Fished From Sea After Drifting 7 Days

Jamaica Gleaner

Fishermen attached to Rainforest Seafoods caught an unlikely catch at sea on Monday (August 13, 2018) when an elderly fisherman was rescued after drifting for seven days.



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