Category : World News

by Staff - 23 hours ago

Barbados to Stop Immigration/Customs Forms

Barbados Today: The days of airline passengers having to fill out immigration/customs forms, also known as ED forms, on arrival at the Grantley Adams International Airport will soon be a thing of the past. From next month, there will be a full transi...

by Staff - 23 hours ago

Threshold

Threshold is a Yoruba movie written in English Language. It was a Darlington Chukwunyere’s ViddawoodStories screenplay, featuring Oluwa George (Rajah) and Femi Ededeji of the Mount Zion Christian movies.

by Staff - 23 hours ago

Student Volunteers Strengthen Flood Resilience In Saint Lucia

Press Release:- The OECS Commission and the Caribbean Catastrophe Risk Insurance Facility (CCRIF SPC) are continuing efforts to reduce flooding and strengthen resilience in the community of Malgretoute, in Micoud, Saint Lucia. This latest effort faci...

by Staff - 1 day ago

Jamaica Ramps Up Awareness In Face Of Banana Disease Threat

Jamaica Observer:- EXCEPT for those in the agricultural sector, most Jamaicans have no idea what Fusarium oxysporum f. sp. cubense (Foc) Tropical Race 4 (or TR4) is, and can’t imagine its potentially devastating effects on the island’s ba...

by Staff - 1 day ago

Bahamas Suspends Visas For Haitians

CMC News:– The Government of the Bahamas has suspended issuing visas to Haitian nationals until further notice. In a short statement Wednesday, the government said this is due to “current technical and other challenges”, but did not elaborate....

by Staff - 1 day ago

FBI Takes Down Nigerian Fraudsters In $46M case

Associated Press:-  The relationship between a Japanese woman and a U.S. Army captain stationed in Syria started online, through an international social network for digital pen pals. It grew into an internet romance over 10 months of daily emails. It...

by Staff - 1 day ago

Jumbo US Cat Looking For A Home

ABC News:-   A massive cat in Philadelphia is looking for a forever home. The Morris Animal Refuge says BeeJay, or Mr. B, is 2-years-old and weighs in at a whopping 26 pounds. “OMG, big boi Mr. B is a CHONK. He’s a chonk of a chonk. He re...

by Staff - 1 day ago

FLOW Honours Long Serving Employees

Communications company, FLOW, honoured nine of its long serving employees at a ceremony Thursday. Seven of those honoured have been with the company for a decade, one has worked with FLOW for fifteen years and another, described as the King of Kings,...

by Staff - 1 day ago

British Airways Pilots To Strike Over Pay

Sky News:- British Airways pilots will strike on 9, 10 and 27 September in a dispute over pay. The British Airline Pilots Association (Balpa) said the airline rejected numerous solutions it offered to resolve the dispute without industrial action. &#...

by Staff - 1 day ago

Senegal Eager to End Poverty

After leaving Senegal for France as a young girl, Wade says she was struck by the stark differences between life in her home country and the one in her new home.

by Staff - 1 day ago

Jamaican Fishermen Dead At Sea Turns Out To Be Fake News

Jamaica Observer:- A wave of agony rolled through Camille Gray when news reached her that her beloved father, Vernon, had perished at sea with colleagues who had left for Morant Cays just off the coast of St Thomas on Monday. She was not alone. Clydi...

by Staff - 1 day ago

St Thomas Men Save Cruise Ship Passenger From Drowning

Two St Thomas men who saved a wheelchair-bound girl from drowning were honoured by Carnival Cruise Line and the government of the U.S Virgin Islands for their heroic deed. According to news reports, the two men – Randolph Donovan and Kuntry Ham...