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February 6, 2017

Speaker Bercow: Trump should not speak in Parliament

House of Commons Speaker John Bercow has said he would be “strongly opposed” to US President Donald Trump addressing the Houses of Parliament during his state visit to the UK. Mr Bercow told MPs that “opposition to racism…

5.8 Magnitude Quake Rattles St Lucia and Other Islands

A 5.8 magnitude earthquake was felt in St Lucia and other parts of the Eastern Caribbean this afternoon, with residents reporting feeling buildings shaking. The quake occurred around 3:54 p.m. at a depth of 20 km, 120 km northeast of the…

Davis Cup: Denis Shapovalov fined over Great Britain default

Canada’s Denis Shapovalov has been fined $7,000 (£5,600) after hitting an umpire in the eye with a ball. The 17-year-old was trailing Great Britain’s Kyle Edmund 6-3 6-4 2-1 when he struck the ball in anger and hit Arnaud Gabas…

Link-Caribbean Awards US$125,000 To Five Caribbean Firms

Five Caribbean businesses are at a stage closer to securing private investment having each received US$25,000 through the LINK-Caribbean Investment Readiness Grant programme. The five firms are Carepoint and Caribbean Transit Solutions from…