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Israel has begun reinforcing its military forces on its border with the Gaza Strip amid heightened tensions with the Palestinians. The murders of three Israeli teenagers...


How the Authorities Plan on Alleviating the Water Crisis

In the meantime, the process of de-nitrification is expected to begin producing water in the next few days.


Opposition wants Water Ministry to find permanent solutions to water crisis

Opposition Spokesman on Water and Housing, Dr. Horace Chang, says the Water Ministry should seek to find permanent solutions to the piped water shortage now plaguing the...


Brazil Overpass Collaspes on Bus

Aerial TV footage showed what appeared to be a school bus crushed under part of the bridge. It's not yet clear how many people may be trapped.


Mugabe Says White Farmers “Should go”

Mr Mugabe, who is 90, has governed Zimbabwe since independence in 1980. He was re-elected last year with 61 percent of the vote, defeating his long-standing rival Morgan...

Government’s Tax Collections Ahead of Target

Tax collections for the first two months of the fiscal year are ahead of target. The government raked in just over 50 billion dollars for April and May, which was almost...


National Security Minister on CP Ellington’s Retirement

St. Kitts makes historic IMF Repayment

It says this is the first time that a payment of this magnitude has been repaid early to the Fund by a Caribbean nation.


MP Olivia ‘Babsy’ Grange Hospitalised

When we spoke to Ms. Grange late last night she said she's been receiving numerous calls from well wishers, including several of her constituents.


Youth Minister meets with Jamaicans for Justice over Sex Education Controversy

Youth Minister Lisa Hanna says she’s met with the Executive Director of local human rights lobby group Jamaicans of Justice, Kay Osbourne, in the aftermath of the...