|PM Gonsalves urges vigilance on 'Dean'
KINGSTOWN, St Vincent (CMC): Prime Minister Dr. Ralph Gonsalves yesterday warned Vincentians to be watchful of Hurricane Dean, while expressing relief that the country may be spared the worst of the hurricane's fury. Gonsalves, chairman of this country's National Emergency Management...
Ruling party commits to full five-year term
CASTRIES, St. Lucia (CMC): The ruling United Workers Party (UWP) said Wednesday it will remain focused and carry out its full five-year mandate despite mounting pressure from the opposition St. Lucia Labour Party (SLP).
Parties condemn shooting of candidate
TORTOLA, BVI (CMC): Both major political parties contesting next Monday's general election here have condemned the shooting of an oppositioncandidate during an apparent robbery. The ruling National Democratic Party and the opposition Virgin Islands Party...
Investigative arm of cops raises concern
ST JOHN'S, Antigua (CMC): Minister of Justice Collin Derrick is expressing concern about the investigative arm of the police force after a case against a teen accused of murdering a 10-year-old schoolgirl was dismissed for want of prosecution.