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EDUCATION MINISTRY AND RSLPF DIALOGUE ON SCHOOL SAFETY & SECURITY

Meanwhile, the Ministry of Education and the police have teamed up to combat the rising incidents of criminal activity at schools. The learning institutions have been the targets of robbers, who have taken equipment, stationery and other items. There are also reports of criminal activity among some students, who in …

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RICHARD FREDERICK VOWS TO UNDO SERENITY PARK NAME CHANGE

It was Shakespeare who said that “a rose by any other name would smell as sweet”, but for one former government minister, the change in the name of public space at Sans Souci from Serenity Park to Sir George Mallet Park has a foul smell. Former member of parliament for …

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BRITAIN TO SUPPORT VENEZUELA

Caribbean leaders are becoming increasingly concerned about the situation in Venezuela and the impact it may have on their nations. This, as the situation in the South American country continues to intensify, with major international forces seeking to influence the outcome of the crisis. The British government is sending some …

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RODNEY BAY COCONUT VENDOR PROTEST SHORT LIVED

One day following the deadline for coconut vendors of Rodney Bay to pack up a leave, their initial resistance seems to have crumbled. The vendors complained of unfair treatment at the hands of the Gros Islet Constituency Council and the parliamentary representative for Gros Islet. They claim that the promises …

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PROTEST AT SECOND DISTRICT COURT

Topping our news tonight, less than three months since the opening of the re-furbished second district court in Vieux Fort, the employees have failed to show up for work, over fears that the current state of the building is making workers sick. The closure of the second district court will …

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ST LUCIA CELEBRATES VALENTINE’S DAY

The 14th of February is observed as valentine’s day – one which is set aside to remember and show appreciation to loved ones. Our HTS Newsforce team took to the streets of the capital to take a reading of the romantic mood in the city.  

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THREE LOCAL HOTELS IN TOP 50 ROMANTIC HOTELS

St. Lucia’s tourism product continues to capture top international awards. This time three hotels in Saint Lucia made it onto the list of the world’s top 50 romantic resorts. The award re-enforces St. Lucia’s sterling reputation as one of the world’s leading romantic destinations.

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CSA SEEKS MEETING ON SLMB IMPENDING CLOSURE

The Civil Service Association (CSA) has requested a sit down with the Permanent Secretary in the Ministry of Agriculture to discuss the future of the workers at the St. Lucia Marketing Board (SLMB). The SLMB is scheduled to be shut down in the coming weeks. The CSA wants clarification on …

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JUMP TO SPREAD ITS WINGS TO THE SOUTH

The organization – Juniors Under Mentorship Program (JUMP) is seeking to build on its successful Koudmen Mentorship program which teamed up aspiring young musicians with accomplished mentors. JUMP is set to spread its wings to the south of St. Lucia to ensure that young persons in other communities can benefit …

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