Category: Sunshine Corner

Grenada Christmas Toys Appeal

Grenada Christmas Toys Appeal

| November 12, 2014 | 0 Comments

Caribbean news. Dear Nationals and Friends of Grenada, Carriacou and Petite Martinique The Mission would like to thank those who have already contributed toys for the children in Grenada for Christmas, 6 months to 12 years. For those who have not yet done so but would like to donate toys for the children in Grenada, […]

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Jamaica Tourist Board, Tourism Consultant found dead yesterday

Jamaica Tourist Board, Tourism Consultant found dead yesterday

| November 5, 2014 | 0 Comments

Caribbean news. Horace Phillips, who has led the marketing initiative this year, was reportedly found with his throat slit, in a house near his home in Marley Mount, Old Harbour St Catherine. His car was also found near the scene. Phillips went missing on Sunday night. His colleagues and relatives realised something was amiss after […]

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St Kitts delivers exciting CPL experience

St Kitts delivers exciting CPL experience

| August 10, 2014 | 0 Comments

Basseterre, St. Kitts, August 08, 2014 (SKNIS): Caribbean news. “This is one of the best places to host cricket. People are having a good time, man. The music, the camaraderie, all of that is adding to [the excitement] that is happening here under the lights.” These were some of the sentiments expressed by members of […]

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Exhibiting Africans like animals in Norway’s Human Zoo

Exhibiting Africans like animals in Norway’s Human Zoo

| May 7, 2014 | 0 Comments

Africa news. Next week in Norway a ‘human zoo’ will open, a re-enactment of the voyeurist exhibitions of Africans that took place during the colonial era. The organizers aim to spark discussions on the legacy of racism and colonialism, but have they overlooked the pain and humiliation this may bring to Africans worldwide, and the […]

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Rain washes away Windies hopes

Rain washes away Windies hopes

| April 5, 2014 | 0 Comments

West Indies cricket. Perhaps this was the only way to stop the West Indies calypso. The Caribbean side was ousted in the World Twenty20 meet after losing to Sri Lanka via Duckworth-Lewis method in the rain-marred semifinal in Dhaka, Bangladesh, on Thursday. A dejected West Indies captain Darren Sammy said it was “disappointing” and “sad” […]

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ACP expert meets with Caribbean Export in Barbados

ACP expert meets with Caribbean Export in Barbados

| February 22, 2014 | 0 Comments

Bridgetown, BARBADOS, February 21, 2014.  Caribbean Export Development Agency (Caribbean Export), on behalf of the African, Caribbean and Pacific Group of States (ACP) Secretariat hosted a regional private sector consultation meeting at the Radisson Resort, Barbados on February 14th, 2014. The purpose of this meeting was to gather input from key stakeholders from across the […]

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Petro Caribe: Is the Caribbean prepared for the worst?

Petro Caribe: Is the Caribbean prepared for the worst?

| February 21, 2014 | 0 Comments

Caribbean news. Caribbean governments that are members of the Petro Caribe Agreement with Venezuela would be prudent by beginning to adjust their budgets to take account of the loss of benefits now derived from the oil arrangement. This is especially important for the countries of the Eastern Caribbean that appear to have made little provision […]

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Bullies jeer boy because of unwell mother

Bullies jeer boy because of unwell mother

| February 17, 2014 | 0 Comments

Caribbean news. 29-year-old tries to fight life’s struggles despite challenge SEVEN years ago, Rosemarie Abrahams was a happy, working class young woman who would play football with her son, take him on walks and enjoying the moments skipping and jumping with him. But all that has changed after she fell and hit her back, resulting […]

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EU official hails relationship with St. Kitts and Nevis

EU official hails relationship with St. Kitts and Nevis

| January 27, 2014 | 0 Comments

Caribbean news. The Federation of St. Kitts and Nevis has received EC$280 million (75 million Euros) from the European Union (EU) since 2007.  This was disclosed on 14 January 2014 by the Head of Delegation to Barbados and the Eastern Caribbean, His Excellency Ambassador Mikael Barford. Making history, by being the first person to appear […]

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Carnival comes to Colourful Breakfast Show

Carnival comes to Colourful Breakfast Show

| January 25, 2014 | 0 Comments

Caribbean news. Here’s the line up for the Monday 27th January 2014 radio show on London’s only Black owned legal and commercial radio station, Colourful Radio. Three guests will join David F. Roberts, host of the Colourful Breakfast Show – The Caribbean and You. They’ll be: 1. Mr. Sylbourne Sydial director of Facilitators For  Batter […]

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