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(SNO) — Prime Minister, Allen Chastanent, has said that his government is moving to rectify the long-running St. Jude Hospital issue. Addressing the Saint Lucia Chamber of Commerce this week he said the designs and the engineering drawings for the project have been completed and funding has been secured for the proposed new wing. “We ...

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(SNO) — Prime Minister of Dominica, Roosevelt Skerrit, has said he does not believe someone should be prosecuted for possession of small quantities of marijuana. Speaking at a national consultation on the controversial subject in Dominica on Friday he said that despite different views, he is satisfied that some consensus can be found almost immediately ...

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(PRESS RELEASE) — Children of Helen Alliance Inc., a registered nonprofit entity founded by St. Lucians based in West Palm Beach Florida, continues to give back, and help to better the lives of St. Lucians, in particular the socio-economically deprived. The organization embarked on its annual Back to School backpack and school supplies distribution for ...

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(SNO) — Bournemouth striker Jermain Defoe was honoured with an OBE at Buckingham Palace on Friday, receiving the award from Prince Charles for his charity work helping kids in Saint Lucia. This was to recognise services by his Jermain Defoe Foundation, which supports homeless, vulnerable and abused children in his family’s home country of Saint ...

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(SNO) — Many observers have touted Saint Lucia as one of the pleasant surprises of Concacaf Nations League Qualifying, with an ‘upset’ win over Antigua and Barbuda away, and a narrow, last-gasp 2-1 loss to Haiti at a neutral venue. Conversely, the Cayman Islands are still hunting their first win, but Saint Lucia will hope ...

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(CNN) — Federal judge Timothy J. Kelly sided with CNN on Friday, ordering the White House to reinstate chief White House correspondent Jim Acosta’s press pass. The ruling was an initial victory for CNN in its lawsuit against President Trump and several top aides. The lawsuit alleges that CNN and Acosta’s First and Fifth Amendment ...

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(SNO) — The National Workers Union (NWU) has said its members are hurting and is making it clear to the government that it want a lump sum payout for more than one thousand daily-paid workers employed in the public service. And the union wants that money by Christmas. Tyrone Maynard of the NWU said at ...

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(PRESS RELEASE) — On Tuesday November 13th, 2017, a new executive of the Saint Lucia National Students’ Council was elected during its Annual General Assembly at the Pastoral Centre in Marisule, Gros Islet. The General Conference was attended by fourteen (14) students councils from schools around the island. The assembly seeks to foster unity throughout ...

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(SNO)– A Sitting of the House of Assembly is expected to take place next week Tuesday and a number of government ministers will be laying papers during the event. At the sitting, a motion for consideration will be laid in which the parliament authorises the minister of finance to borrow from the Caribbean Development Bank ...

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(SNO) — The art of radio storytelling is enjoying a revival in recent times, and Dominican owned TDN Radio has joined the movement with its own original drama series, Redemption Road. Redemption Road tells the story of Pastor Felix Perryman who lives in a fictional village on the island of Dominica. Pastor Felix has a ...

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