New J’Ouvert for Carnival 2019
Jamaica Gleaner

J’ouvert has always assumed an important role in the carnival season in Trinidad and Tobago, Barbados, Grenada and here in Jamaica.

Okay for Buju
Nation News

Special permission was granted for Buju Banton to perform here because his criminal conviction automatically disqualified him from gaining entry into Barbados. The 45-year-old Jamaican, whose real...

Holetown festival opens
Nation News

The 2019 Holetown Festival is officially open. Though a bit more low key than in previous years, the event opened today at the Holetown Police Station grounds, a move from the customary location at...

Guns seized
Nation News

LESS THAN 24 hours after Attorney General Dale Marshall announced measures to fight rising gun crime, police seized three guns and an undisclosed amount of ammunition from an illegal fete in Montrose,...

SOCIAL SCENE: Stars shine at film festival
Nation News

The red carpet glowed with the glitz and glamour of patrons strutting their stuff on opening night of the third edition of the Barbados Independent Film Festival (BIFF) last weekend. Hollywood actress...

Krayoon Carnival more than a band, it's a movement
Jamaica Gleaner

Unlike the Cayman Islands, Barbados, St Lucia, and the twin islands of Trinidad and Tobago, Jamaica never had a carnival tradition before the '90s - first introduced on the University of the West Indies, Mona campus by...

Rihanna sues father over use of their last name for business
Jamaica Gleaner

LOS ANGELES (AP):Rihanna is suing her father over his use of their last name for a business. In the lawsuit filed on Tuesday in federal court in Los Angeles, Rihanna, whose full name is Robyn Rihanna Fenty, says that her...

Rihanna to give reggae big boost
Jamaica Star

With Rihanna, it would be good for the country's music.Jamaican producer Don Corleone produced Break It Off for Rihanna and Sean Paul in 2005."Whole heap a doors a go open if that happen because other people will see that...

Dancehall centres needed in communities <I>- Jack Scorpio
Jamaica Star

In a time where Jamaican music is being sampled at an all-time high by international artistes like Drake, Rihanna, Jay-Z and Kanye West, veteran sound system operator Maurice 'Jack Scorpio' Johnson is recommending one way...

B-GLAD: No problem with Buju
Nation News

EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR of Barbados Gays, Lesbians Against Discrimination (B-GLAD), Donnya Piggott, says the group has no issue with Jamaican dancehall recording artist Buju Banton performing in Barbados this...

More dates for Buju
Jamaica Observer

The number of dates on Buju Banton's Long Walk to Freedom tour is steadily growing.Concerts in the sister Caribbean islands of The Bahamas, Barbados and St Kitts join Jamaica and Trinidad which were previoiusly announced.

Cruise visitors blue
Nation News

It was the Boxing Day blues for some cruise ship visitors who expressed disappointment and frustration at seeing a near-deserted Bridgetown on Wednesday. Four cruise ships – Caribbean Princess, Carnival...

Glad for Buju
Jamaica Observer

CONTRARY to media reports, Barbados Gays and Lesbians Against Discrimination (B-GLAD) said it has no issue with Buju Banton performing in that Caribbean island.“No one is denouncing Buju. I, like many other Caribbean...

Police net guns, drugs in raid
Nation News

On Sunday, December 16 around 2:45a.m., police carried out an operation at Cheapside Road, St Michael. The operation targeted a fete being held at a location occupied by A&A Wholesale, where over 300...

Dominican Bouyon star looks to T&T Carnival
Dominica News Online

Grenada’s Jab Jab music, St Lucia’s Dennery Segment and Barbados’ Bashment Soca have all succeeded at some point or the other in finding a place in Trinidad and Tobago’s Carnival. Now, Bouyon stars...

Meghan off to Thailand
Nation News

Miss Universe Barbados 2018 Meghan Theobalds is off to Bangkok, Thailand. The beauty, who turned 27 recently, became the third Miss Universe Barbados under the Crown Events Franchise, and 16th for...

Lashley in top 30
Nation News

Miss Barbados World has made it into the top 30.  The announcement was made on the official Miss World page on Wednesday.  In a short post on her Facebook page, Miss Barbados World Ashley Lashley...

Foundation encore
Nation News

Christ Church Foundation created their own carnival on Tuesday when netball supremacy remained in deserving hands after the final of the Barbados Secondary Schools Under-19 League Competition. With...

PHOTO: Miss Jamaica at Miss World costume parade
Jamaica Observer

This weekend, the city of Sanya, China hosted a colourful costume parade to launch the 68th staging of the Miss World pageant. Here, contestants from Barbados, United States, Cook Islands, Sri Lanka, Gibraltar, Ukraine...

Caribbean designers benefit from expert business advice
Jamaica Observer

Emerging and established fashion designers across the Caribbean are being urged to dig deeper into the region's cultures in creating styles that appeal to the global market. Last month, fashion influencers, bloggers,...

SOCIAL SCENE: Barbados Food And Rum Festival
Nation News

Foodies were out in their numbers for the 2018 Barbados Food And Rum Festival’s spectacular Taste Of The Exotic Signature Rum Event at Limegrove Lifestyle Centre. Patrons from Barbados, across the...

It's Alicia Keys
Jamaica Observer

Grammy Award-winning Jamaican act Sean Paul has disclosed that R&B artiste Alicia Keys is the person he would most like to collaborate with on a song.Sean Paul, who has recorded duets with a number of female acts...

Job Vacancy – Carnival Cruise Lines
Spice Islander

ST. GEORGE’S, GRENADA, MONDAY 29th, OCTOBER 2018 –GIS: Trinity recruitment services Inc headquartered in Barbados, agents for Carnival Cruise Lines, Apollo ship Chandlers Inc, Fleet PRO, and Emirates...

Range of talent on NIFCA stage
Nation News

Barbadian talent in song, dance and poetry were on full display last Friday night when the 2018 National Independence Festival of Creative Arts (NIFCA) semi-finals got underway. The first of six semi-final...

Marvellous Meghan: I want the Miss Universe Crown
Nation News

Miss Universe Barbados Meghan Theobalds is heading to Thailand on a mission – to bring home that Miss Universe Crown. It’s been just past a week since her coronation and the “queen” is already in...

Roast Cruise enflames NYC and gears up for Miami Carnival
Spice Islander

Bridgetown, Barbados (Sonique Solutions) – The recent Labor Day Weekend in New York City was undoubtedly a memorable one. Adding to this mix of unforgettable events was the 2018 edition of the famed ‘Roast...

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