Category: Dominica News

UK Caribbean Blacks more likely to be diagnosed Schizophrenic

UK Caribbean Blacks more likely to be diagnosed Schizophrenic

| August 22, 2014 | 0 Comments

Caribbean Blacks in the U.K. up to 9 Times More Likely to be Diagnosed Schizophrenic. Tune in every Sunday at 2:30pm EST to My 33 Miami for an award-winning TV news magazine focused on Caribbean stories that have global impact 18 Degrees North with host Zahra Burton This week on 18 Degrees North

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Jamaican rum punch is a knockout at Great Taste 2014

Jamaican rum punch is a knockout at Great Taste 2014

| August 22, 2014 | 0 Comments

Caribbean news. Jamaican-born caterer, The Kingstonian, AKA Avis Sue Lawrence, bagged a clutch of stars at this year’s Great Taste Awards — the world’s largest blind-tasted food awards. Run by the Dorset-based Guild of Fine Food, the awards — dubbed ‘the Food Oscars’ have become the largest and most highly trusted accreditation scheme for speciality [...]

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Usain Bolt Races on the Beach in Rio

Usain Bolt Races on the Beach in Rio

| August 21, 2014 | 0 Comments

Caribbean news. Usain Bolt ran his first 100m race of 2014, winning with a time of 10.06 seconds. The race took place on Sunday on Copacabana beach in Rio de Janiero. Bolt missed the beginning of the 2014 season while recovering from a foot injury. He returned and led Jamaica to the gold medal in the [...]

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Steelpan movie Panomundo to premiere in London

Steelpan movie Panomundo to premiere in London

| August 20, 2014 | 0 Comments

Caribbean news. UK/USA (August 20, 2014)  Award-winning filmmakers Keith Musaman Morton and Charysse Tia Harper will premiere their documentary, Panomundo, in London in autumn. The feature-length film about the history of the steelpan and its global influence, will be shown during the Bringing Sunshine to London series as part of Black History Month in October 2014. [...]

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Seaborne Airlines makes traveling throughout the Caribbean Easier

Seaborne Airlines makes traveling throughout the Caribbean Easier

| August 19, 2014 | 0 Comments

Caribbean news. SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico, Aug. 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ — Now, it will be easier than ever to make your dream of traveling the Caribbean come true. Seaborne Airlines, the fastest growing airline in the Caribbean, announced that they will be launching the “Fly Anywhere you like for as many times as you like” [...]

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St. Lucia: Suzie d’Auvergne passes away after illness

St. Lucia: Suzie d’Auvergne passes away after illness

| August 19, 2014 | 0 Comments

Caribbean news. Suzie d’Auvergne L.L.B. QC, OBE, former High Court Judge of the Eastern Caribbean Supreme Court (Saint Lucia Circuit), has passed away. After five years of private practice, having been called to the Bar on January 9, 1975, she joined the Civil Service as a Magistrate in 1984 despite the discouragement of her colleagues [...]

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SVG: Possible causes of Tiger Shark death

SVG: Possible causes of Tiger Shark death

| August 17, 2014 | 0 Comments

In Shark Week, Shark CSI in the Grenadines Clifton, August 15, 2014 – SusGren reports back on efforts to determine the cause of death of the tiger shark that was recently found floating dead in the Grenadines. Caribbean news. Less than two weeks ago we reported on the unusual occurrence of a dead tiger shark [...]

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Scotland’s Independence: Should the Commonwealth Caribbean care?

Scotland’s Independence: Should the Commonwealth Caribbean care?

| August 16, 2014 | 0 Comments

Caribbean news. On September 18, the electorate in Scotland will vote in a referendum to decide if Scotland should be independent of the United Kingdom (UK).   A vote for independence will have far-reaching implications for both Scotland and what remains of the UK – England, Wales and Northern Ireland. BBC Radio Scotland interviewed me this [...]

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CPL already touted as a success in Saint Kitts and Nevis

CPL already touted as a success in Saint Kitts and Nevis

| August 16, 2014 | 0 Comments

Basseterre, St. Kitts, August 15, 2014 (SKNIS): West Indies cricket news. St. Kitts and Nevis’ participation in the 2014 Limacol Caribbean Premier League (CPL) T20 tournament has been widely considered a success with one more game left to be played. CPL Director Tom Moody reflected on the games at the Warner Park Cricket Stadium, which included [...]

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Toronto Reggae Fest is here: Beres, Sean Paul, Tarrus Riley and more

Toronto Reggae Fest is here: Beres, Sean Paul, Tarrus Riley and more

| August 15, 2014 | 0 Comments

Saturday: Doors at 3pm On or around 3:30pm Maxi Priest will take the stage for a FULL band performance. Then at 5:00pm Mr. Vegas and his band will energize the crowd and make sure everyone isBlessed. Then at 6:00pm Mr. Singy Singy himself Tarrus Riley with his Blacksoil band will demonstrate why they call him [...]

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