Caribbean Health & Wellness News

  • New US weather satellite can’t keep cool, could hurt photos 23 May 2018 22:03 WTOP CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) — The nation’s newest weather satellite, launched less than three months ago, has a serious cooling problem that could affect the quality of its pictures. The trouble is with the GOES-17 satellite’s premier instrument for taking …
  • Your guide to summer arts and entertainment 23 May 2018 21:46 Albany Times Union Halsey at SPAC July 12 Halsey at SPAC July 12 Photo: Josh Brasted Sidi Larbi Cherkaoui's Eastman at Jacob's Pillow, July 11-15 Sidi Larbi Cherkaoui's Eastman at Jacob's Pillow, July 11-15 Barrington Stage Company Barrington Stage Company …
  • Education ministry to intensify outreach for 'zero-to-three' initiative 23 May 2018 21:21 Jamaica Observer KINGSTON, Jamaica (JIS) — The Ministry of Education, Youth and Information will be intensifying its outreach for the 'Zero-to-Three' initiative, at an Early Grade Reading Conference to be held in the first month of the next academic year. The …
  • Randolph Lopez School of Hope gets facelift 23 May 2018 21:21 Jamaica Observer KINGSTON, Jamaica (JIS) — The Randolph Lopez School of Hope in St Andrew is receiving a major facelift today (May 23) as part of Labour Day activities being undertaken by the Victoria Mutual Group. Principal of the institution, Sylvestina Reid, said there …
  • Court strikes out theft matter against former NCCU staff 23 May 2018 20:58 Dominica News Online Timothy at his graduation in 2016. He hope to be vindicated from the ‘false accusations’ The Roseau Magistrate’s Court has struck out a case involving a former staff member of the National Cooperative Credit Union (NCCU) for want of prosecution. In 2015, …
  • C’bean health ministers address universal health coverage, climate change at WHO assembly 23 May 2018 20:53 I News Guyana …Guyana’s Minister of Public Health calls on WHO member states to be mindful of the effects of climate change GENEVA, Switzerland (CMC) — Caribbean health ministers have welcomed the attention being given to health coverage at the World Health Organisaton …
  • IMF says Grenada’s economy grew by nearly five per cent in 2017 23 May 2018 20:18 Daily Nation WASHINGTON – The International Monetary Fund (IMF) Monday said the Grenada economy grew by 4.5 per cent last year, driven by strong activity in construction, tourism, and education sectors. In a statement released here, the Washington-based financial …
  • 'Abnormal sensations of sound and pressure' reported at US consulate in China 23 May 2018 20:17 France 24 A US government employee in China suffered brain trauma linked to "abnormal sounds" that resembled the still-unexplained injuries that befell US and Canadian diplomats in Cuba last year, Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said Wednesday. US and …
  • Queen Letizia joins Haitian First Lady for lunch in Port-au-Prince 23 May 2018 19:50 Charleston Daily Mail They met for the first time this morning, but Queen Letizia of Spain appeared to be getting along famously with Haiti's First Lady as they teamed up for lunch today. Letizia, 45, joined President Jovenel Moise his wife Martine for a meal at the …
  • Young musicians offer incredible optimism for Scotland,... 23 May 2018 19:50 Charleston Daily Mail By Press Association Published: 15:16 EDT, 23 May 2018 | Updated: 15:16 EDT, 23 May 2018 The talent of young musicians from disadvantaged communities creates a feeling of “incredible optimism” for Scotland’s future, the First Minister has said. Children …