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#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

Chef killed at cook shop in Clarendon

Monday, June, 18 2018 10:03 am    

CLARENDON, Jamaica — A 27-year-old chef was killed at his cook shop by two armed men in Savannah Crossing, Palmers Cross in Clarendon yesterday. Read More

Windies chase 296 to win second Test

Monday, June, 18 2018 9:31 am    

GROS ISLET, St Lucia (CMC) — West Indies will chase a target of 296 to win the second Test after speedster Shannon Gabriel needed just 20 minutes to wrap up Sri Lanka's second innings and end with career-best match figures of 13 for 121 on Monday's final day. Read More

Second suspect charged in Cassava Piece murder

Monday, June, 18 2018 9:08 am    

ST ANDREW, Jamaica — A second suspect has been charged in relation to the June 5 murder of Lorenzo Thomas o/c 'Chulups' and 'Israel' in Cassava Piece, St Andrew. Read More

#WC2018: Sweden beat South Korea 1-0

Monday, June, 18 2018 9:01 am    

NIZHNY NOVGOROD, Russia (AP) — Sweden beat South Korea 1-0 at the World Cup on Monday through a penalty by captain Andreas Granqvist following a video review. Read More

#WC2018: Sweden takes lead on video-reviewed penalty

Monday, June, 18 2018 8:49 am    

NIZHNY NOVGOROD, Russia (AP) — Captain Andreas Granqvist has scored from a penalty after a review by the video assistant referee to give Sweden a 1-0 lead over South Korea at the World Cup. Read More

#WC2018: Sweden, South Korea 0-0 at halftime

Monday, June, 18 2018 8:12 am    

NIZHNY NOVGOROD, Russia (AP) — Sweden and South Korea are drawing 0-0 at halftime at the World Cup. Sweden striker Marcus Berg had the best chance of the half in Nizhny Novgorod on Monday when he was put clear on goal in the 21st minute and had his close-range shot blocked by the right leg... Read More

Local businesses invited to explore opportunities in Cuba

Monday, June, 18 2018 8:09 am    

KINGSTON, Jamaica (JIS) — Businesses in Jamaica and the wider Caribbean are being encouraged to explore opportunities for trade and investment with Cuba. Read More

#WC2018: Low turnout but warm welcome for England in Volgograd

Monday, June, 18 2018 7:55 am    

VOLGOGRAD, Russia (AFP) — England fans arriving in the Russian city of Volgograd Monday for their team's first World Cup fixture received a warm welcome, despite ice-cold relations between the two countries and the memory of violence at Euro 2016. Read More

#WC2018: Lindelof misses Sweden v South Korea match

Monday, June, 18 2018 7:23 am    

NIZHNIY NOVGOROD, Russia (AFP) — Manchester United defender Victor Lindelof was missing from the Swedish starting line-up for the Group F match against South Korea on Monday, apparently because of illness. Read More


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