Archive for April, 2015

Elizabeth Mullings Smith brings science to CFDE 2015

Elizabeth Mullings Smith brings science to CFDE 2015

| April 30, 2015 | 0 Comments

Caribbean news. Caribbean Food and Drink 2015 is pleased to present Mrs Elizabeth Mullings Smith who will be on the panel of speakers at the Caribbean Food and Drink Conference, Friday 10th July 2015. Mrs Mullings Smith will speak on the topic, ‘Climate change – agriculture, food, recycling and waste management: Taking responsibility at the […]

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Hit Me With Laughter this Saturday

Hit Me With Laughter this Saturday

| April 30, 2015 | 0 Comments

2 days to go -have you booked on-line? Come along to another excellent comedy show, which will guarantee you side-splitting, cheeky hilarious jokes and stories to fill your Saturday night over the bank holiday weekend. The host is the funny raunchy Dibbi Rollins who will be accompanied by, YES the East Enders Celebrity star Richard […]

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Jamaican Mavado in search of bajan family

Jamaican Mavado in search of bajan family

| April 30, 2015 | 0 Comments

Caribbean news. Barbados is like international dancehall artist Mavado’s second home. And he is not shy about saying so. During his latest performance in Barbados at Reggae On The Beach on Sunday, Mavado said his grandparents were from the island, and that he always felt so much love when he came here. Mavado told Bajan […]

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Antigua and Barbuda, Japan discuss Energy and Tourism

Antigua and Barbuda, Japan discuss Energy and Tourism

| April 30, 2015 | 0 Comments

Caribbean news. High level discussions concerning energy and tourism were held today between the Honorable Asot Michael, Minister of Tourism, Economic Development, Investment and Energy and Ambassador Ken Shimanouchi, Special Envoy for UN affairs and Special Envoy for Japan -CARICOM Relations. Minister Michael welcomed Ambassador Shimanouchi to his Ministry and expressed his Governments appreciation for […]

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Fmr Guyana leader disgraced himself over Guyana Defence Force

Fmr Guyana leader disgraced himself over Guyana Defence Force

| April 29, 2015 | 0 Comments

Dear Editor, It has been noted that former president, Bharrat Jagdeo stated that the alliance between the coalition and former military personnel is something to be feared. Jagdeo is further quoted as saying “When they link up with the Military and come into your homes and start kicking the doors down, and when they come […]

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Narine’s action comes under scanner again

Narine’s action comes under scanner again

| April 29, 2015 | 0 Comments

Sports news. Indian Premier League defending champion side Kolkata Knight Riders’ campaign this year was thrown into disarray after a question mark was raised against their star spinner Sunil Narine’s bowling action once again on Friday “A suspected illegal bowling action report has been filed by the match officials on certain deliveries bowled by Sunil […]

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Simone and André Schwarz-Bart, winners of the Grand Prix Littéraire

Simone and André Schwarz-Bart, winners of the Grand Prix Littéraire

| April 29, 2015 | 0 Comments

The 4th Congress of Caribbean Writers ended on Saturday18th April, with the awarding of the Grand Prix Littéraire, by the Association of Caribbean Writers, in collaboration with the Regional Council of Guadeloupe to Simone and André Schwarz-Bart for their book “l’Ancêtre en Solitude”, published by Seuil. Three contenders: Simone and André Schwarz-Bart, “l’Ancêtre en Solitude”, […]

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Victoria Small is Miss Barbados UK 2015

Victoria Small is Miss Barbados UK 2015

| April 28, 2015 | 0 Comments

Pageant news. An array of beauty, talent and poise graced the Miss Barbados UK Stage on Saturday 25th April 2015, with Victoria Small, 21, being crowned the first Miss Barbados UK, Marika Kinch first runner up and Sophia Mackay second runner up. Every seat in the house was filled as the crowd enjoyed the show […]

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Martinique welcomes summit to UN Climate Change conference

Martinique welcomes summit to UN Climate Change conference

| April 28, 2015 | 0 Comments

Caribbean news. Martinique welcomes a preparatory summit to the 21st conference of the United Nations on climate change. Serge Letchimy, the President of the Regional Council of Martinique, confirms that a regional summit dedicated to the preparation and the mobilization toward the 21st Conference of the Parties (COP21) for the United Nations’ Framework Convention on […]

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Endemic Animal Festival Branches Out, Attracting Record Crowd

Endemic Animal Festival Branches Out, Attracting Record Crowd

| April 27, 2015 | 0 Comments

Cay Bay—April 25, 2015—The Les Fruits de Mer association’s Endemic Animal Festival—now in its second year—was bigger and better than ever, attracting over 250 residents and tourists. The event celebrates the animals found only on St. Martin or only in our region and features a guided nature walk, an Endemic Animal Discovery Station, and other […]

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