Home » Caribbean News (page 31)

Caribbean News

Protesters Cut Off Bolivia Mayor’s Hair

News Americas, La Paz, Bolivia, BBC News: The mayor of a small town in Bolivia has been attacked by opposition protesters who dragged her through the streets barefoot, covered her in red paint and forcibly cut her hair. Patricia Arce of the governing Mas party was handed over to police in Vinto after several hours. It is the latest in ...

Read More »

CARIBBEAN TRAVEL NEWS ROUNDUP- NOV. 8, 2019

News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. NOV. 8, 2019: Here are the top stories making news on the Caribbean travel scene for the week-ending Nov. 8, 2019: The Caribbean has seen a spike in visitors to the region in the first half of 2019. Between January and June this year, there were 17.1 million tourist trips to the Caribbean, 1.5 ...

Read More »

MARIJUANA NEWS ROUNDUP – NOV. 8, 2019

News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. NOV. 8, 2019: Here are the marijuana headlines making news globally and in the Caribbean and Latin America for the week-ending Nov. 8, 2019: The number of celebrities speaking out and endorsing the potential benefits of CBD and cannabis is growing. They include Actors Morgan Freeman, Seth Rogen and Tom Hanks and Sir Patrick Stewart as ...

Read More »

Caribbean Entertainment News Roundup

By NAN ET Editor News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Friday, Nov. 8, 2019: Here are the top headlines making news on the Caribbean entertainment scene for this week: Rihanna Steps Into Death Row Appeal Caribbean-born singer, actor and entrepreneur, Rihanna, is among celebrities who are urging the Texas governor to stop the Nov. 20th execution of a Texas inmate. Death-row ...

Read More »

Trump’s America – Episode #146 – Con Men, Bad Men

By Arthur Piccolo News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. Nov. 8, 2019: I am going to bring you my readers even deeper into the making of episodes of Trump’s America, or how sausage is made, or inside baseball done, etc. I am writing this particular episode of necessity because my deadline is just two hours away and I have not ...

Read More »

US Migration, Rights Policies Challenged Before The United Nations Human Rights Council

By Felicia J. Persaud News Americas, FORT LAUDERDALE, FL, Fri. Nov. 8, 2019: When one thinks of complaints to the United Nations Human Rights Council, (UNHRC) over human rights, one almost always assumes the accused nations are dictatorial regimes carrying out xenophobic agendas. Sadly in 2019, the label is being largely levelled at superpower, United States under the Donald Trump ...

Read More »

Guyana Master Drummer Up For Caribbean Impact Award

News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. Nov. 8, 2019: Guyana master drummer, African Caribbean cultural advocate, the king of Shanto music and herbalist, Menes de Griot, also known as Baba Mpho, is set to receive a 2019 Caribbean Impact Award from the Caribbean Life newspaper on November 14th in Brooklyn, NY. Born in Georgetown, Guyana to Urma Woseley and Guyanese ...

Read More »

The Caribbean Born Finishers Of The New York City Marathon

By NAN Sports Editor News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. Nov. 8, 2019: Over 200 Caribbean born runners completed the New York City Marathon on Sunday, Nov. 3, 2019. Puerto Rico’s Jaime Julia, 34,of Richmond Hill, NY was the top finisher for the Caribbean, completing the 26.2 miles course in 2:23:04 to place 33rd out of over 53,513 runners. Jamaica’s ...

Read More »

Caribbean Business And Finance Report

News Americas, BRIDGETOWN, Barbados, Fri. Nov. 8, 2019: Here are some of the top business and finance news making headlines across the Caribbean this week. Regional – Economic The Dominican Republic, the Caribbean’s biggest economy at just under $90 billion in annual GDP and 5 percent growth, is on track to finish the year with the most growth among the ...

Read More »

A Latina’s Guide To Australia

News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Thurs. Nov. 7, 2019: Latinas love traveling and especially tourism destinations where they can get maximum pleasure. Under the term pleasure, we mean destinations that can give you both proper rest and adrenaline-increasing entertainment. Australia is a perfect destination to mix all kinds of traveling feelings. The country includes everything for you – beautiful landscape, ...

Read More »