|CANADA: Caribbean broadcasters welcome AIDS grant
TORONTO: Caribbean broadcasters have welcomed the US$1 million granted by three international foundations to help them produce local and regional programmes to counter the spread of HIV/AIDS.
ST LUCIA: Search on for Brit
CASTRIES, St. Lucia (CMC): The British High Commission in St. Lucia is assisting police in the hunt for a British citizen who has gone missing here since last week Thursday. Sixty-one-year-old Patricia Anne Lee, who has been living in St. Lucia...
GUYANA: Suspected bank robbers shot dead
GEORGETOWN (AP): Guyanese security forces killed two more suspected gang members and bank robbers in a shoot-out early yesterday near the border with Suriname, police said. The killings bring to five the number of alleged thieves shot by police...
JAMAICA: US appoints new consul
WESTERN BUREAU: The United States Embassy has appointed a new consular officer, Lisa Gallimore-Hyde, for western Jamaica following the retirement of Robert Garth in April.