Thousands of Jamaican sugar workers threaten industrial action
A senior union official says the Sugar Producers Federation’s offer has only served to anger workers seeking improved wage and fringe benefits.
Caribbean awaits debate on decriminalization of medicinal marijuana
A report by a group of experts supports the argument that decriminalizing marijuana and exploring its use for medicinal purposes could help boost sluggish regional economies.
Giant virus comes back to life after 30,000 years
While scientists say the contagion poses no danger to humans or animals, other more deadly pathogens could be unleashed as the Siberian permafrost becomes exposed.
Windies defeat England in first Twenty20 cricket match in Barbados
West Indies beat England by 27 runs in the first Twenty20 International cricket match at Kensington Oval.
Superb Husbands wins Gold Cup with Major Marvel
The Canada-based reinsman settled the eight-year-old bay gelding in second just off early leader Areyoutalkintome before bursting into contention approaching the three-furlong marker.