September, 2011

Vybz Kartel charged

Gleaner, Jamaica: Dancehall artiste Adijah Palmer popularly known as Vybz Kartel has been charged with illegal possession of ganja.

No bail for three charged with rape of mom, daughter

Guardian, Trinidad: Shouts and gasps of disbelief were heard from spectators who gathered outside the Chaguanas Magistrates’ Court yesterday when three suspects in the September 22 rape and robbery of a mother and daughter were taken to court.

Trini suspect held in Grenada

Express, Trinidad: A 33-year-old national was held with a fake foreign passport on September 19 in Grenada by officers of the Grenada Drug Squad.

Chavez on the ball and 'itching for battle'

Sydney Morning Herald, Australia: Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez has appeared on live television to rebut media reports that his health has deteriorated since he returned from a fourth round of chemotherapy in Cuba.

School shame

Nation News, Barbados: Bad behaviour among schoolchildren has prompted calls by commuters for a stepped up police presence in the Princess Alice Bus Terminal.