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Three cricketeers fined for breach of conduct in Digicel 4-Day Championship

Cricket West Indies advised today that Guyana Jaguars’ pair of Anthony Bramble and Vishaul Singh, along with Jamaica Scorpions’ Assad Fudadin were penalised for Level 1 breaches of the Code of Conduct during the eighth round of matches which ended…

Strong quake in Caribbean Sea shakes Honduras, Mexico and Belize, no tsunami

An earthquake of magnitude 7.6 that struck near remote islands belonging to Honduras on Tuesday was felt across northern Central America but there were no immediate reports of casualties or major damage. The quake rattled windows in the Honduran capital…

Call for increased funding for infrastructure, disaster management after major hurricanes

Bilateral donors have been urged to reconsider the size of their current aid programmes to the region with a particular focus on infrastructure support and enhancement,  Audley Shaw, Jamaica’s Minister of Finance and Planning has said. Addressing the Caribbean Infrastructure…

Hurricane Maria deals heavy blow to library services

The Dominica Library and Information Service is reporting a loss of about $1.7 million in the book loss following the passage of Hurricane Maria. Chief Librarian, Vernanda Raymond said the loss at the Roseau Public Library was heartwrenching. “We have…

JDF returns home after rebuilding efforts in Dominica

The Jamaica Defence Force’s (JDF) Disaster Assistance Response Team (DART) that was deployed to Dominica in the aftermath of Hurricane Maria has returned home. The JDF DART team has been in Dominica assisting in rebuilding efforts for the past 10…

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