West Indies lose first Super Six Match to Afghanistan in ICC qualifier

March 22, 2018 admin 0

West Indies lose first Super Six Match to Afghanistan in ICC qualifier HARARE, Zimbabwe — West Indies succumbed to Afghanistan by three wickets in the first Super Six match in the ICC Cricket World Cup Qualifier tournament in Zimbabwe. West Indies captain Jason Holder scored 28 off 26 balls in the Windies total of 197-8 off 50 overs. The Afghans […More]

RIHINNA: From Destination Superiority to Rihanna’s 2 Billion Streams- Barbados is Having a Hell of A Month So Far!

March 22, 2018 admin 0

Barbados seems to be having the BEST MONTH EVER! Alison Hinds, Peter Ram, Rihanna, Deejay Puffy and all of the other Barbadian superstars now have a lot more to smile about when they rep their Bajan flag, this as the island has topped the Destination Satisfaction Index (DSI) for 2017. Barbados came in #1 out of 144 countries across the world, beating […More]

Caribbean Citizenship: St Kitts-Nevis launches new citizenship fund

March 22, 2018 admin 0

St Kitts-Nevis launches new citizenship fund BASSETERRE, St Kitts — The world’s first citizenship by investment programme (CIP) in St Kitts and Nevis has launched a new fund — the Sustainable Growth Fund — to boost investment in the Caribbean nation. Touted as the “Platinum Standard” in an accelerating industry, the St Kitts and Nevis citizenship by investment programme has […More]

Caribbean & Latin America: Corruption on the rise in the Caribbean

March 22, 2018 admin 0

Corruption on the rise in the Caribbean By LK Hewlett BASSETERRE, St Kitts (WINN) — Corruption is on the rise in Latin America and the Caribbean, says Transparency International, an organization dedicated to fighting corruption on a global scale. The agency described corruption as a scourge that hurts ordinary people every day across the region, which when they speak out […More]

Rihanna Proves She Is All The Woman

March 22, 2018 admin 0

Rihanna Proves She Is All The Woman Anyone Needs By Breaking This Record Rihanna Breaks A Streaming Record on Apple Music RiRi may not be promoting an album in 2018 — her long-gestating eighth LP, ANTI, dropped back in 2016 — but that hasn’t stopped her from setting new musical records. This week, on International Women’s Day, the 30-year-oldbecame the first female […More]

With Caribbean still rebuilding after devastating storms, UNICEF helps to boost resilience ahead of next hurricane season

March 22, 2018 admin 0

With Caribbean still rebuilding after devastating storms, UNICEF helps to boost resilience ahead of next hurricane season NEW YORK, USA — Despite a massive humanitarian effort over the past six months in the Eastern Caribbean, Cuba and Haiti, there is still much work to be done to rehabilitate water and sanitation and other infrastructure damaged by powerful hurricanes Irma and […More]

Stop Gun and Gang Violence

March 22, 2018 admin 0

Stop Gun and Gang Violence NRA…Remind me again how long we’ve been fighting for Gun Control In the weeks since a young gunman killed 17 people at a high school in Parkland, Florida, there has been a national reckoning from student – led rallies to the wall-to-wall media coverage to White House events ― all about gun violence and how to stop it. For some of […More]

COUNCIL MEMBER WILLIAMS PLEADS NOT GUILTY FOLLOWING DEPORTATION PROTEST

March 22, 2018 admin 0

NEW YORK, NY: New York County Criminal Court, Council Member Jumaane D. Williams pleaded not guilty to charges of obstructing an emergency medical vehicle stemming from the January 11 protest of the detention and imminent deportation of immigrant rights activist Ravi Ragbir. Williams appeared before a judge today alongside sixteen other protesters who were arrested with the Council Member for their roles in […More]

Free Legal Aid Offered to Small-Business Owners Squeezed by Landlords

March 22, 2018 admin 0

Business owners getting squeezed by their landlords can get free lawyers from the city to help with their leases under a new program being launched this week. The $2.4 million program will give small-business owners 40 hours of legal aid to help them deal with landlords trying to boot them from their storefront or jack up the rent, or with […More]

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