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March 24th 2016 Air Travelers Stranded

Connecting flights into Barbados were delayed on Thursday due to an on-going industrial impasse there. Consequently, scores of stranded airline passengers are making costly alternative travel arrangements. Here in Saint Lucia, check-in at the George FL Charles airport in Castries was a nightmare for the hapless air travelers.

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March 24th 2016 Community Reacts To Grisly La Guerre Murder

Meanwhile, residents of La Guerre say the killing has sent shockwaves through the community. As police probe the incident, the residents are still shaking their heads in disbelief, telling HTS News4orce that it’s rare for crime to disrupt the daily routine of the La Guerre community.

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March 22nd 2016 Huntley On UK Appeals Court Juffali Decision

Veteran diplomat and former head of Saint Lucia’s foreign affairs ministry Earl Huntley says the ruling of the UK court of the appeal on the Juffali matter has validated his statements on the issue. Huntley has maintained that diplomatic immunity was a non-issue in this case and based his argument …

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March 22nd 2016 Francis On Potential Precedent In Sex-Tape Case

Sections of the local community are advocating for legal redress for the unauthorized publishing of private sex footage and nude photos. That’s after the police leaking of a video of a suspect and his partner having sex, resulted in the state having to pay the couple a total of 500 …

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March 22nd 2016 SLP Leader Campaign Pledges, CXC Fees, Road Network

Leader of the Saint Lucia labour party prime minister dr. Kenny Anthony made a number of election campaign promises at the ruling party’s latest stop on the hustings in Babonneau on the weekend. Apart from making healthcare a top priority, the SLP leader pledged to help struggling parents meet the …

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March 22nd 2016 Saint Lucia Observes World Water Day 2016

Tuesday march 22nd is world water day. The observances focuses on what each person can do to promote the sustainable use of the precious resource. The theme in 2016 is ‘better water, better jobs,” and the head of the water resource management agency says it highlights the importance of water …

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March 22nd 2016 UK Appeals Court Upholds Juffali Immunity

Saint Lucia’s embattled diplomat Sheik Walid Juffali will not be stripped of his diplomatic immunity to facilitate a civil case. This follows a decision by the court of appeal in the United Kingdom. The office of the prime minister has welcomed the judgment as a ‘clear endorsement of the government …

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March 21st 2016 PM Accuses Chastanet Of Backing O.R.C

Prime minister Dr. Anthony continues to bill the next general election as one of the most consequential in St. Lucia’s history. During a political meeting in Babonneau on Sunday, the political leader of the incumbent Saint Lucia party pointed to what he contends is the blemished record of UWP leader …

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