The husband of Opposition Senator Shevern John had to be rushed to the Milton Cato Memorial Hospital on Thursday afternoon after he was placed in what his lawyer says was a chokehold. Carlie John was arrested by members of the Rapid Response Unit, a branch of the St Vincent police force, at a protest in
On Friday, 3rd September, Prime Minister Dr. Ralph Gonslaves urged Vincentians to exhibit discipline over the weekend, including the Monday and Tuesday holidays. Prime Minister Gonsalves on Friday stated that the two public holidays were granted as a substitution for Carnival Monday and Tuesday. Gonsalves urge citizens to stay indoors, and if they must be
The UWI SRC in its update on La Soufriere on Thursday 27th May says Seismic activity at La Soufrière, St Vincent has remained low since the tremor associated with the explosion and ash venting on 22 April. The Unit says persistent steaming is observable from the observatory once the cloud cover is high enough and thermal
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