St Vincent to Host Cybersecurity Forum

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by Gerard Best gerard@gerardbest.com KINGSTOWN, St Vincent —Rising cyber crime is stoking growing concern among legislators, law enforcement officials, business leaders and millions of affected citizens across the Caribbean. In response, several Caribbean nations are taking concrete steps to finalise cyber crime legislation, train law enforcement agencies and raise awareness among their vulnerable populations. The Read More

Paul O’Grady gives his definitive answers to our questions

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We ask a celebrity a set of devilishly probing questions – and only accept THE definitive answer. This week it’s the turn of presenter Paul O’Grady   Presenter Paul O’Grady is in this week’s hot seat for the definite article  The prized possession you value above all others… My five dogs – Olga, Bullseye, Boycie, Read More

Parishes hosting film to help parents start conversations about tech impact

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“Screenagers: Growing up in the Digital Age,” a documentary aimed at helping parents get the conversation started with their children about the impact of technology on their day-to-day lives, is being made available for viewing at Catholic schools and parishes in central Illinois. “Some of it is very sobering,” cautioned Michelle Marcinak, a parent at Read More

IAC extends Youman Nabi greetings to all Guyanese

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(Following is the text of a Youman Nabi message from the IAC) The Indian Action Committee (IAC) wishes to extend greetings to all Guyanese especially those who are adherents of Islam, on the occasion of Youman Nabi, a national holiday, which commemorates the birth of (and the death) of the Holy Prophet Muhammad (On Whom Read More

25-yr-old Tuschen resident killed in accident

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A 25-year-old man was on Thursday evening killed after being struck down by a speeding motor car on the Vergenoegen public road, East Bank Essequibo. Dead is Kevin Harris of Tuschen, East Bank Essequibo. According to police reports, the accident occurred at around 18:30hrs as Harris was in the process of crossing the public road Read More

Man with criminal record found dead in hammock with gunshot wounds

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Police are now investigating the circumstances surrounding the death of a Good Hope, East Coast Demerara resident- who is said to be of “questionable character”- and who was reportedly found dead in a hammock early this morning. Dead is 57-year-old Roger Bunbery of Good Hope, East Coast Demerara. Roger Bunbery According to information received by Read More

OECS joins global community in recognition of World Aids Day 2017

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(PRESS RELEASE) – The OECS Commission joins the Pan American Health Organisation (PAHO), the World Health Organisation (WHO) and the Joint United Nations Programme on HIV/AIDS (UNAIDS) in observance of World Aids Day today, December 1, under the theme “My Right to Health.” A new report from the Pan American Health Organization (PAHO), Regional Office for the Americas of WHO, and Read More

Chamber concerned over armed attacks on goods vehicles

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December 1st, 2017 0 comments The Saint Lucia Chamber of Commerce, Industry and Agriculture has expressed concern over attacks on goods vehicles by armed criminals. Members of the private sector organisation who engage in  the sale of goods from vehicles held a meeting Friday to discuss their concerns with representatives of the Royal Saint Lucia Read More