Santa Lucia

PM ON HEWANORRA INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT DEVELOPMENT

HTS News 4orce - 11 ore 20 min fa
The Parliament of St. Lucia convened on Tuesday to debate and vote on a motion, seeking to authorize the Minister for Finance to secure a loan of one hundred million us dollars for the re-development of the Hewanorra International Airport (HIA). At the heart of Tuesday’s lively debate in parliament, is the competing approaches to funding …
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TOP COP ACKNOWLEDGES FAILURE TO CAP HOMICIDE TOLL AT 25

HTS News 4orce - 11 ore 55 min fa
Police commissioner Severin Moncherry is getting back to the drawing board following his concession that his plans to curtail violent crimes and homicides have failed. With the crime situation worsening, the commissioner is under pressure to get a working solution.  
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HUMAN RIGHTS DAY 2018

HTS News 4orce - 12 ore 6 min fa
Human rights advocate Mary Francis has called on the St Lucian society to ensure greater access to justice for disadvantaged members of society. 
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EMMA HIPPOLYTE CALLS ON ORGANIZATIONS TO SPEAK OUT

HTS News 4orce - 12 ore 21 min fa
Former minister for Commerce Emma Hippolyte is calling on corporate and civic organisations to speak out against what she describes as the governments wastefulness. The former minister believes that St. Lucia can ill-afford the poor management of this government.
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MASSY PARTNERS WITH SALVATION ARMY FOR 1000 HAMPERS DRIVE

HTS News 4orce - 13 ore 4 min fa
Regional supermarket giant Massy stores has again embraced the Salvation Army as the globally respected philanthropic agency embarks on another initiative to make life a little easier for needy Saint Lucians. With help from the public, the Salvation Army in partnership with Massy stores wants to provide 1000 food and grocery hampers to Saint Lucian …
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CASTRIES CENTRAL MP WEIGHS IN ON CITY SHOOTINGS

HTS News 4orce - 13 ore 49 min fa
The member for Castries Central Sarah Flood Beaubrun has called on the warring communities halt the criminal activity that is making life exceedingly difficult for residents. The parliamentary representative for the affected area says her plan can help address the violent crime situation.
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ST LUCIA FIRE SERVICE GRADUATION

HTS News 4orce - 13 ore 53 min fa
The St Lucia Fire Service now has a fresh batch of fire fighters to help in their efforts to protect property and save lives.  The Passing Out Parade for the fire men and women was held in the community of Vieux Fort.  Many of the new graduates will be posted at Babonneau.
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TRAGIC LABORIE VIEUX FORT HIGHWAY ACCIDENT

HTS News 4orce - 13 ore 57 min fa
A tragic head-on collision along the Laborie Vieux Fort highway involving a minibus and a motorcycle result in serious injury to the driver and death of the motorcyclist. Both of the men are from the village of Laborie.
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MOTHER OF TWO KILLED IN SHOOTOUT

HTS News 4orce - 13 ore 59 min fa
Yet another life is lost, as a result of the ongoing inner city violence. The mother-of-two died during the early hours of Tuesday morning as a result of gunshot wounds sustained on Monday night.  The violence in this section of the city has some of the residents considering relocating to more peaceful communities. This latest homicide is the …
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LARRY NASSAR ABUSE REPORT: USOC APOLOGIZES FOR FAILING TO PROTECT ATHLETES

HTS News 4orce - Mar, 11/12/2018 - 19:30
BBC- The United States Olympics Committee has apologized after a report found that it failed to protect athletes from being sexually abused by Larry Nassar.   Former USA Gymnastics team doctor Nassar was jailed for more than 300 years after abusing at least 265 women. The report found: “While Nassar bears ultimate responsibility for his decades-long abuse of …
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