September 2021

CXC results expected in October

September 10, 2021 in Regional

KINGSTON, Jamaica— The Caribbean Examinations Council (CXC) has announced that exam results for the June/July 2021 sitting will be released in early to mid-October. The regional exams commenced on June 28 and were completed on July 30, after they were initially delayed to allow more time...

Thompson-Herah wins Diamond League final

September 10, 2021 in Sports

ZURICH, Switzerland – Olympic champion Elaine Thompson-Herah put the stamp on her brilliant 2021 season by winning the Wanda Diamond League 100m final at the Letzigrund Stadium in Zurich, Switzerland on Thursday, running a Weltklasse meet record 10.65 seconds (0.6m/s). After an ordinary start, Thompson-Herah blew...

Shot in the arm

September 10, 2021 in Regional

Mandatory COVID-19 vaccine generally justifiable in law, say Caribbean legal luminaries As Prime Minister Andrew Holness and his Cabinet continue to mull over the possibility of making COVID-19 vaccines mandatory, two of the region's leading legal minds have said that there is nothing in law which...