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Caribbean News – This Caribbean Country Is Going To The Polls Next Week

CCM rally goers in the Feb. 15, 2015 election. News Americas, MIAMI, FL, Tues. Dec. 12, 2017: Nationals on the tiny Caribbean island of Nevis will go to the polls next week to elect a new local government. Voters will go to the polls on Dec. 18th. The ruling Concerned Citizens Movement (CCM) will again face-off against the Nevis Reformation ...

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This Caribbean Nation Has Sixth Highest Rate Of Violent Deaths In The World

News Americas, MIAMI, FL, Mon. Dec. 11, 2017: One Caribbean nation that is seeing its murder rate spiral by 20 percent this year has also been ranked as having the 6th highest rate of violent deaths globally. According to the latest Small Arms Survey report, the CARICOM nation of Jamaica has a violent death rate of at least 20 per ...

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Barbudans Struggle To Recover Months After Irma

Ferron Deazle, a displaced resident from the island of Barbuda, sits inside a shelter at a cricket stadium on December 7, 2017 in St John’s, Antigua. Barbuda, which covers only 62 square miles, was nearly leveled when Hurricane Irma made landfall with 185mph winds on the night of September 6. Diane Beazer, a displaced resident from the island of Barbuda, ...

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Ciao Willy Pic. Of The Week – Nudist Restaurant

              Diners seem unperturbed by this clear Ciao Willy moment chat in Paris on December 5, 2017. The newly opened nudist restaurant ‘o’naturel’ in Paris has a leave your coats, your pants and your inhibitions at the door. Located down a quiet side street in southwest Paris, O’naturel is billed as the French capital’s ...

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Caribbean News – Haitian Deportees Spike Dramatically Under Donald Trump

By NAN Staff Writer News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. Dec. 8, 2017: The deportation of Haitian immigrants under the Donald Trump administration has spiked dramatically this fiscal year, News Americas has found. According to the latest data from the Department of Homeland Security, (DHS), over 5,500 Haitians were deported back to their homeland in Fiscal Year 2017, a massive ...

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Caribbean News – Funeral Set For Caribbean Born Patty King

CEO of Golden Krust Caribbean Bakery & Grill, in happier times at the Jamaican Consulate, NYC in 2009. (Hayden Roger Celestin Image/File Photo) News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. Dec. 8, 2017: The body of the Caribbean-born, co-founder of the Golden Krust Caribbean Bakery & Grill, Lowell Fitzgerald Hawthorne, is set to be laid to rest on December 19, 2017, ...

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Caribbean News – Canadian Fire Chief Wants Action On Trinidad Immigrant’s Murder

News Americas, TORONTO, Canada, Fri. Dec. 8, 2017: A top Canadian fire chief is calling for Canada government officials to push local Trinidad officials to investigate the murder of a Trinidad-born, Canadian national. Chief Brad Lemaich, of the Shelburne & District Fire Department, says the family of Vishnu Narine “is still struggling to get action from the local police in ...

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Caribbean Entertainment –This Caribbean Group Jumps Into The Marijuana Market

Misuicians Peter ‘Peetah’ Morgan, Roy ‘Gramps’ Morgan and Nakamyah ‘Lukes’ Morgan of Morgan Heritage accept award for Best Reggae Album onstage during the GRAMMY Pre-Telecast at The 58th GRAMMY Awards at Microsoft Theater on February 15, 2016 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Alberto E. Rodriguez/WireImage) News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. Dec. 8, 2017: A Caribbean music group has ...

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Caribbean Sports Round-Up – Top Caribbean Cyclist Charged With Manslaughter

Jamaican cyclist Marloe Rodman has been charged with manslaughter. News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. Dec. 8, 2017: A top Caribbean-born cyclist has been charged with manslaughter for a fatal accident that occurred in St Catherine, Jamaica. Jamaican cyclist Marloe Rodman, the reigning Beacon Cycling on the Avenue champion, was charged on Tuesday with manslaughter after he was involved in ...

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Caribbean Business – This Caribbean Cloud Services Provider Named Among Top 100 Globally

NewsAmericas, NASSAU, Bahamas, Fri. Dec. 8, 2017: A Caribbean-based cloud solution provider has been named among the top 100 in the world. Cloud Carib Ltd., a leading managed cloud services provider in the Caribbean and Latin American region, was this week named 42nd among the world’s Top 100 cloud services providers (CSPs), according to Channel Futures’ seventh-annual Talkin’ Cloud (TC) 100 ...

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