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#WC2018: Saudi Arabia's team plane catches fire mid-air 2:49 pm

ROSTOV, Russia — Saudi Arabia's official team plane reportedly caught fire as the football squad headed to their next World Cup match in Rostov, Russia where they are to play Uruguay on Wednesday. Read More

Trump says US not 'migrant camp' amid family separation crisis 2:33 pm
WASHINGTON, United States (AFP) — President Donald Trump insisted Monday that the United States would not become a "migrant camp," as he faced soaring pressure to end the separation of immigrant families on America's southern border.... Read More

West Indies need 188 to win at Tea 2:20 pm
GROS-ISLET, Saint Lucia (AFP) — Brief scores at tea on the final day of the second Test at the Darren Sammy Stadium in St Lucia on Monday:Brief scores:... Read More

#WC2018: England, Tunisia 1-1 at halftime in Volgograd 2:01 pm
VOLGOGRAD, Russia (AP) — England and Tunisia are level at 1-1 at halftime in their World Cup opener in Volgograd.... Read More

South Africa's Semenya to fight testosterone rule

Monday, June, 18 2018 1:48 pm    

JOHANNESBURG, South Africa (AFP) — South African Olympic champion Caster Semenya will go to court to challenge controversial new rules governing female athletes' testosterone levels, her lawyers said on Monday. Read More

#WC2018: Kane gives England 1-0 lead against Tunisia

Monday, June, 18 2018 1:14 pm    

VOLGOGRAD, Russia (AP) — Harry Kane has scored from close range to give England a 1-0 lead against Tunisia in their opening World Cup game in Volgograd. Read More

#WC2018: Tunisia v England starting line-ups

Monday, June, 18 2018 12:23 pm    

VOLGOGRAD, Russia (AFP) — Starting line-ups for the World Cup Group G match between Tunisia and England in Volgograd on Monday (1800 GMT kick-off):Tunisia Read More

Video gaming addictive like crack — WHO

Monday, June, 18 2018 12:06 pm    

PARIS, France (AFP) — Video gaming can be addictive in the same way as cocaine or gambling, the World Health Organization said Monday in a much anticipated update of the International Classification of Diseases (ICD-11). Read More

#WC2018: Belgium beat Panama 3-0

Monday, June, 18 2018 12:02 pm    

SOCHI, Russia (AFP) — Romelu Lukaku netted a brace as a much-improved second-half performance gave Belgium an ultimately comfortable 3-0 victory over tournament debutants Panama in their World Cup opener in Sochi today. Read More

#WC2018: Lukaku scores twice, Belgium lead Panama 3-0

Monday, June, 18 2018 11:44 am    

SOCHI, Russia (AP) — Romelu Lukaku has scored twice in six minutes to give Belgium a 3-0 lead in the World Cup match against Panama. Read More

#WC2018: Mertens goal gives Belgium 1-0 lead over Panama

Monday, June, 18 2018 11:21 am    

SOCHI, Russia (AP) — After struggling to find the net before halftime, Belgium needed only two minutes to open the scoring in the second half against newcomer Panama in Sochi. Read More

Miss Lou treasure discovered at book sale in UK, handed over to NLJ

Monday, June, 18 2018 11:12 am    

KINGSTON, Jamaica — The National Library of Jamaica (NLJ) says a signed copy of one of the first books written by the late Dr Louise “Miss Lou” Bennett-Coverley has been discovered at a second-hand book sale in the United Kingdom (UK). Read More

#WC2018: Russia charges two England fans with unruly behaviour

Monday, June, 18 2018 11:00 am    

MOSCOW, Russia (AFP) — Russia on Monday charged two drunk England fans with minor offences over their unruly behaviour on a train to the city of Volgograd where their national team are to play Tunisia. Read More

14 CARICOM countries prepare projects to mobilise 'green funds'

Monday, June, 18 2018 10:29 am    

SANTIAGO, Chile (CMC) — Fourteen Caribbean Community (CARICOM) member states will design multiple projects to mobilise resources from international sources, which will allow them to improve the resilience and adaptation of agriculture, food systems and rural communities to change... Read More

Gov't refers 30 Windrush cases to British High Commission — Charles Jr

Monday, June, 18 2018 10:24 am    

KINGSTON, Jamaica — State Minister in the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Foreign Trade Pearnel Charles Jr says the ministry has referred 30 cases related to the Windrush immigration crisis to the British High Commission. Read More


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