Saying that too many Black people maintain a mentality from the slavery era, a government minister in St Kitts and Nevis said they must become creators of wealth. He outlined a programme that would help young people in Nevis achieve this goal.
Managing Director & CEO of ICC Cricket World Cup West Indies 2007 Inc., Chris Dehring, has paid tribute to late ICC President, Percy Sonn, calling him a very good friend of the West Indies.
A Trinidad magistrate yesterday refrained from allowing a Hindu holy man, accused of raping a Guyanese woman, from leaving the country, ruling instead to defer his decision until early next month.
Heads of Government of the OECS are not all happy with some aspects of CARICOM Single Space concept used for Cricket World Cup and are wary about them continuing.
Cuba has announced plans to establish a medical training facility specifically for OECS students. The announcement by the foreign minister also included a huge basket of other medical, educational, and energy goodies for the nine-member Caribbean sub-group.
An army officer who reported a number of missing hand grenades was among four arrested by military police for the theft.
England inflicted West Indies’ worst Test defeat of all time, breaking a 50-year-old record, as they won the second Test by an innings and 283 runs to go 1-0 up in the four-match series with more than a day to spare at Headingley here Monday.
West Indies coach David Moore said there “will certainly be questions asked on both the batting and bowling side” after what the Australian described as his team’s “ugly” innings and 283 run second Test defeat against England here at Headingley.
West Indies captain Ramnaresh Sarwan was ruled out on Tuesday of the remainder of his side’s Test and one-day series in England after injuring his shoulder in the second Test at Headingley, tour manager Michael Findlay announced.
The subsistence whaling quota for St Vincent and the Grenadines has been renewed for another five years by the International Whaling Commission which also agreed to quotas for other indigenous populations. However a request for an increase for Greenland has been deferred.
A police manhunt continues to locate gunmen who terrorised staff at the Kaieteur News newspaper on Friday which left them traumatised as it seemed just like yesterday that gunmen massacred five of their colleagues.
With just a few days before the official start of the 2007 Atlantic Hurricane season the tropical wave train over African has been warming up and rolling out. The second wave formed yesterday as well as a low pressure area in the Caribbean Sea.
Under the weight of 20 million US dollars in losses per year, the flag carrier of Jamaica has sold its route rights to Virgin Atlantic in a deal that has not sat well with some sections of the Jamaican society.
Rain came to West Indies’ aid when it delayed the scheduled 11am local time (1000GMT) start of the third day’s play in their second Test against England here at Headingley.