Traffic came to a halt earlier today for a while when an SUV collided with a bridge near the coast guard base in FondCole. It is still unclear on what cause of the accident and the condition of the occupants in the vehicle. However the front of the vehicle was extensively damaged.
Public relations practitioner and journalist Samuel Jerry George was found dead yesterday at his home. The body of the experienced media practitioner was discovered by his wife Valerie at their Cane Garden residence. She said in a Facebook post: “I am still in Shock, came home at about 7:20 am and met my Husband Jerry […]
Reports reaching rvr jamz that one man has been shot and may be dead in the Roseau valley. Details are still sketchy, RVR Jamz will bring further updates as it becomes available.
A huge fire has torn through an office block in Dhaka, killing at least five people, with many others feared trapped in the latest major inferno to hit the Bangladeshi capital. Courtesy: https://www.theguardian.com/world/2019/mar/28/bangladesh-high-rise-fire-dhaka-prompts-people-to-jump-from-building
Former Russian minister Mikhail Abyzov was arrested Tuesday evening on suspicion of embezzling $62 million, Russia’s Investigative Committee said in a press release. In May 2012, Abyzov was appointed as Minister for Open Government Affairs in former President Dmitry Medvedev’s cabinet, a post he held for six years. He is suspected of creating and running a criminal enterprise […]
Video of a drunk man wielding a chainsaw and threatening customers in a Russian Far East cafe has prompted a police inquiry after it spread across social media, a local police spokesperson told the Interfax news agency. https://www.themoscowtimes.com/2019/03/25/drunk-chainsaw-wielding-russian-man-barges-into-cafe-sparks-police-investigation-a64945
According to a report from police public relations officer, Inspector Simon Edwards, the victim is 36-year-old Rudy Alie Williams. Here’s more from the PRO. RVR Jamz will bring you futher updates on this story.
BASSETERRE, St Kits — A press release issued on Saturday by the Citizenship by Investment Unit (CIU) in St Kitts and Nevis announcing a drastic 50 percent cut in the investment requirement for its citizenship by investment (CBI) program, ostensibly to create a “hurricane relief fund”, has drawn widespread condemnation, including one CBI consultant who […]
POINTE-À-PITRE, Guadeloupe — The Organisation of Eastern Caribbean States (OECS) heads of government at their special meeting in Guadeloupe last week received an update from the governor of the St Kitts-based Eastern Caribbean Central Bank (ECCB), Timothy Antoine, on the status of the bank’s initiative to bring indigenous (national) banks together in respect of shared […]
The passwords of millions of Facebook users were accessible by up to 20,000 employees of the social network, it has been reported. Security researcher Brian Krebs broke the news about data protection failures, which saw up to 600 million passwords stored in plain text. The passwords that were exposed could date back to 2012, he said. […]
PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti — Amid Haiti’s ongoing political and economic crisis and a mere six months after the government of Prime Minister Jean Henry Céant was sworn into office, the lower chamber of deputies dismissed the newly formed government by a vote of 93 in favour, six against, while three abstained. Click for the full story […]
One person is assisting the police in connection with the death of a twelve year old boy from coulibistrie. Earlier this month the boy was found in an unconscious state at his home and was pronounced dead later by a medical doctor. More on this as it becomes available
One of two men who was shot on kings lane in Roseau died in Barbados on Sunday 17, 2019. Peter Hodge 36, was flown to Barbados for further medical attention after he was shot on Friday 8th, 2019. He was due to undergo surgery. One man has been charged for attempted murder and is on […]
The Ceremony officiating Guadeloupe as an Associate Member of the Organisation took place in Basse Terre, Guadeloupe on Thursday March 14th at 5 p.m. at the University des Antilles, Basse-Terre. Read more https://pressroom.oecs.org/guadeloupe-formally-joins-the-organisation-of-eastern-caribbean-states
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Showjumping was incorporated into the Olympic Games in 1912 and is designed to test the stamina, precision, power and control of both the horse and its rider. The course usually includes tight twists and turns as well as high and colorful fences over which the horse must jump clear, without dropping any part of that fence. Penalties […]
Desmond Rock 26, of Grand bay has been charged with attempted murder and is now on remand for the shooting with intent of Peter Hodge of Gutter village and Imcarchie Peters of Kings Lane. Hodge and Peters were shot on Friday March 8, 2019 while they were in a bar on kings lane in Roseau […]
On Wednesday, March 13, 2019, the International Organization for Migration (IOM) Dominica, provided 31 individuals with certificates following completion of a novice amateur radio training course and handed over emergency telecommunication equipment to the Office of Disaster Management (ODM). Under the theme; Strengthening Dominica’s Telecommunications Network Here is the full Press Release from the […]
Here is a release from the Dominica Meteorological Service. Low water availability may become a problem during the 2019 Dry Season Dominica-March 14th, 2019- With projections for rainfall from the Caribbean Climate Outlook Forum (CariCOF) through the Dominica Meteorological Service trending to below than what is normal, a strain on water resources is expected towards […]
Seven countries are to be moved back from a gray list because commitments previously made “have not been respected,” Moscovici told POLITICO in an interview in his office today. “These are Aruba, Belize, Bermuda, Fiji, Oman, Vanuatu and Dominica.” Please click link to read the full story https://www.politico.eu/article/moscovici-eu-to-add-10-countries-to-its-blacklist-of-tax-havens/
BASSETERRE, St Kitts – The Taiwan Technical Mission (TTM) in St Kitts and Nevis is currently undertaking four major projects, namely: The Enhancing Agricultural Adaptive Capacity to Climate Variability Project, the Nevis Pinney’s Beach Project, the Capacity Building Project for the Prevention and Control of Chronic Kidney Disease, and the Land Administration Information System Project. […]