PM Benjamin Netanyahu is likely to secure a record fifth term after almost complete results from Israel’s election suggest a new right-wing coalition. His Likud party is expected to finish with a similar number of seats as ex-military chief Benny Gantz’s centrist Blue and White alliance. But Likud and right-wing allies are set to be […]
Let’s just call this reason No. 580 not to leave your kids alone with technology: They might lock you out of it. That’s what happened over the weekend to Evan Osnos, a staff writer at The New Yorker and a fellow at the Brookings Institution. He put out a tweet — or a cry for […]
The Dalai Lama has been hospitalized with a chest infection, but is in a stable condition, his aides said Tuesday. The 83-year-old Tibetan Buddhist monk had returned to his home of Dharamsala, in the Indian Himalayas, from a meeting with youth leaders in New Delhi when he felt “some discomfort,” his private secretary Tenzin Taklha […]
A former assistant commissioner of police in Grenada, died when fire razed his home in the early house of Tuesday. While the police have not released the name of the victim in a statement, relatives confirmed that Maurice Darius, who retired from the Royal Grenada Police Force in 2006, died in the blaze. Darius served […]
With limited fresh water resources, significant pollution risks, and a high population density, Barbados’ water quality management and regulation constitutes a national public health priority for the Ministry of Health and Wellness.
Improvements in environmental conditions at the Supreme Court Complex have received the “thumbs up” from representatives of the National Union of Public Workers (NUPW) and the Bar Association, as operations there resumed on Monday.
Theresa May is to hold last-minute Brexit talks with the leaders of Germany and France later, four days before the UK is due to leave the EU. Mrs May is meeting Angela Merkel in Berlin, followed by Emmanuel Macron in Paris, to urge them to back her request to delay Brexit again until 30 June. […]
SOME members of an Apostolic Church in St Catherine are up in arms after they were ordered by their pastor to sit in the back benches of the church. Why? The church members had attended a nine-night recently, after the pastor had instructed them not to. During the praise and worship session of the service […]
Government’s upgrade of the Bridgetown, Speightstown and Berinda Cox Fish Markets is set to get under way later this month, with work expected to be completed by the end of the quarter.
Talismanic West Indies left-handed opener Chris Gayle failed to ignite, but K.L. Rahul and Mayank Agarwal hit half-centuries to lead King’s XI Punjab to a dramatic six-wicket victory over Sunrisers Hyderabad in the Indian Premier League on Monday. Gayle fell early in the chase for 16, but a century, second-wicket stand between Rahul, who carried […]