A police statement identifies the dead man as 41-year old Pablo Jose Perez Larza and said the athlete died Saturday after having difficulty while taking part in an 800-meter sea swim.
Prime Minister Persad Bissessar, who has led responsibility for security within CARICOM, held bilateral talks with Biden before hosting her regional counterparts.
A number of known terrorist organisations will be outlawed including Al-Qaeda; the Egyptian Islamic Jihad; Armed Islamic Group; the Liberation Tigers of Tamil Eelam; Abu Nidal Organization and Islamic Army of Aden.
Foursquare Rum Distillery chairman, Sir David Seale, said the agreement had been signed with Moet and Hennessy of France to distill, blend and bottle the new brand of rum over the next five years.
Police have detained a 16-year-old fifth form school boy, who was due to write his Caribbean Examination Council (CXC) history exam on Monday after 14-year-old Renaldo Dixon later succumbed to four stab wounds he received.
The US Coast Guard and the US National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB), as well as the Bahamas, whose flag the ship sails under, said they will conduct a joint investigation to determine the cause of the fire.
Prime Minister Roosevelt Skerrit said he has not heard ‘any compelling arguments for it to be repealed and I don’t think any compelling arguments can be made for to be repealed.
The US Embassy in The Bahamas said that so far 40 people had been murdered since the start of the year and that the local police have warned of the increased number of armed robberies in the capital.
The United States says several Caribbean Community (CARICOM) countries, including Trinidad and Tobago, Jamaica, Haiti and the Bahamas, are engaged in discriminatory practices against Rastafarians, voodoo practitioners and Muslims.
As efforts continue to fix the faulty satellite, NOAA has activated a spare which, together with a European satellite, will give forecasters a full view of the Atlantic.
Oceanic and atmospheric conditions in the Atlantic basin are expected to produce more and stronger hurricanes this year, says Climate Prediction Centre expert.
The New York State Dream Act is said to have little chance of passage in the Senate, where Republicans and breakaway Democrats share control.
The family of Keith Clarke, who was shot 21 times in the back, claims that the military and police unleashed a barrage of gunfire on their home.
Assistance has been pledged by Prime Minister Dean Barrow and PAHO in the wake of enterobacter cloacae outbreak.