Almost 50 000 vaccinated in Barbados

Almost 50 000 people received the COVID-19 vaccine as part of the Barbados National Vaccination Programme. Up to Friday, 48 480 vaccinations were administered, according to the Ministry of Health and Wellness’ dashboard. The women continue to outpace the men,...

Guatemala: Pacaya Volcano Continues With Strong Eruptions

Friday explosions have increased the height and extent of the ash cloud and lava streams. Guatemala's National Institute for Seismology, Vulcanology, Meteorology, and Hydrology  (Insivumeh) on Saturday reported that the Pacaya volcano continues with strong explosions, a thick ash column, and...

BRAZIL: President tells citizens ‘stop crying’ as deaths hit record highs

(ABC.NET) - Brazil's President Jair Bolsanaro has told citizens to "stop whining" about the pandemic — despite the nation recording two straight days of record deaths from COVID-19. Key points: Brazil has registered nearly 10.9 million COVID-19 cases A new,...

Girls High School Student Wins U.S. Embassy’s Speech Competition

Marika Baptiste of the St. Vincent Girls’ High School won the top prize at the U.S. Embassy’s Fourth Annual Black History Month Secondary School Speech Competition. The competition is held each February in recognition of Black History Month. This year...

Rain in the forecast tonight-Unstable conditions to affect SVG next week

72 hrs Weather Outlook A few showers are forecast for tonight, with mostly fair conditions forecast for Sunday and Monday. By early Tuesday morning, some showers are likely across Saint Vincent and the Grenadines due to weak unstable conditions. Easterly...

15 Years Since The Murder Of Former Press Secretary Glenn Jackson

(By Ernesto Cooke) - Today marks the 15th year since the former Press Secretary Glenn Ian Jackson was found dead in his vehicle. Glenn Ian Jackson died of a single gunshot wound. According to the police report, his body was...

5 Aspects to Care For While Shopping For Wholesale Online

Starting a retail business is not easy. There are a number of things that should be kept in mind while you start a retail business. One of the very first things that you should think about before starting your retail...

1 New COVID-19 Case, Total Recoveries 1005

St. Vincent and the Grenadines today reported one (1) new positive case from two hundred and twenty (220) samples received and processed on Thursday, March 4, 2021. The case is not linked to the Mental Health Rehabilitation Centre. The positivity...