Acting Health Minister Michael Lashley said there has been an increase in influenza-like illnesses on the island as well as a rise in the number of dengue fever cases so far this year.
The “Influenza A H1N1 Pandemic 09” is a specific strain of the virus that became a global epidemic in 2009 and was commonly referred to as “swine flu”.
Frederick, who served as a legislator from 1990-95, resigned from the Grenada United Labour Party (GULP) which he said, was suffering “from a virus and as it is now the party can be considered dead”.
Brunton, whose resignation takes effect from October 1, had been spearheading LIAT's US$100-million re-fleeting exercise.
The LPM said that an unregulated gaming system in the country, has contributed to a breakdown in social order, and thereby pose a national predicament.
The Ministry of Health in a statement said that there were 511 confirmed cases of dengue so far this year compared with 169 for the same period last year.
The Manchester police have not released the name of the students killed, but said most of those travelling on the bus were from the Holmwood Technical High School.
In addition to its contract with Bolt, Puma has a longstanding commitment to Jamaican Track & Field.
The private sector group wants the VAT reduce from 15 to 10 per cent and is also contending that government should collect the tax after they have sold their goods.
Earlier this year, a High Court rejected suggestions that Garcia, who had remained in custody after serving a 20 year jail term on drug trafficking posed a threat to national security and society.
Government prosecutors reported that in May 2010, Parker visited Guyana and convinced the family of a 16-year-old girl to allow her on a trip to Jamaica.
At least 24 people were killed when Yasin Abu Bakr led 114 members of his Muslim group in coordinated attacks on the Parliament and the Trinidad and Tobago Television (TTT) station.
Finance Minister Christopher Sinckler said that he anticipates that the four-day trip “will assist in preserving Barbados' credit worthiness, while maintaining the confidence of prospective investors”.
Prime Minister Kamla Persad Bissessar said Trinidad and Tobago must accept that 37 years after it became a republic, the world has changed significantly and “it cannot be business as usual”.