March 2, 2024 admin 0

Mayoral control of municipalities evenly split between JLP and PNP. Mayoral control of the fourteen municipalities will be evenly shared between the two major political parties based on the results of the final count of ballots in all electoral divisions for the 2024 Local Government Election. The Jamaica Labour Party won seven municipalities and the People’s National Party, six, including […More]

India remains world’s fastest-growing major economy.

March 2, 2024 admin 0

India has retained its title of the world’s fastest-growing major economy as it expanded 8.4 per cent in the last three months of 2023, from a year earlier. India is forecast to overtake Japan and Germany as the world’s third biggest economy in the next few years. The better-than-expected growth was led by a strong performance from the country’s manufacturers, […More]

Rattigan To Face Charges For Shooting Three US Officers.

February 29, 2024 admin 0

A Jamaican man, said to be in the United States illegally, is accused of shooting three police officers in Washington DC. The shooting reportedly occurred on February 14 and led to an hours-long standoff. ICE says the suspect, Stephen Claude Rattigan, is an unlawfully present 48-year-old citizen of Jamaica.   Rattigan reportedly has a criminal history that dates back to 1995, […More]

The Lead Singer Of A Popular Reggae Band Is Dead

February 26, 2024 admin 0

Peter Anthony Morgan, lead singer of reggae band Morgan Heritage, died at age 46. Peter Anthony Morgan, lead singer of the popular reggae band Morgan Heritage that he founded with four siblings, died on Sunday February 25th, 2024 at age 46, his family announced. In a statement posted Sunday on social media, the family asked for privacy and thanked people […More]

CARICOM Leaders Meeting Convenes in Guyana This Weekend.

February 24, 2024 admin 0

The Forty-Sixth Regular Meeting of the Conference of Heads of Government of CARICOM will formally open in Guyana on Sunday. The Meeting is being convened under the chairmanship of Dr. Mohamed Irfaan Ali, President of Guyana, who will deliver the feature address at the Opening Ceremony. Dr Carla Barnett, CARICOM Secretary-General, and Roosevelt Skerrit, Outgoing Chairman of CARICOM and Prime […More]

2024 Carnival Band of the Year is Lost Tribe

February 15, 2024 admin 0

The Lost Tribe takes the top spot for the 2024 Band of the Year. The results of the band of the year were announced this afternoon with The Lost Tribe with its scarlet ibis-inspired portrayal Fly taking the top spot. Following behind was Ronnie and Caro Mas Band with Bushfire: The Rising of New Life, and Paparazzi Carnival’s Ihoka: The […More]


February 15, 2024 admin 0

World famous Soca superstar Machel Montano crowned 2024 Calypso Monarch. $500,000 Cheque & A Maroon Suzuki Grand Vitara Car. Machel Montano has been crowned the 2024 Calypso Monarch. After returning to Calypso for his only release of the 2024 Carnival season, Montano proved that everything he touches still turns to gold. Machel performed in third position at Sunday night’s Dimanche […More]

Barbados Now Has An Opposition Leader

February 15, 2024 admin 0

Ralph Thorne crosses the floor and is new Opposition Leader Barbados government backbencher Ralph Thorne has crossed the floor to become Leader of the Opposition in a stunning move. The Christ Church South Member of Parliament visited the President of Barbados on Friday February 9th, and declared his intention in a development that comes two years after the Barbados Labor […More]

Top Cop praises officers for smooth Carnival

February 14, 2024 admin 0

Police Commissioner Erla Harewood Christopher revealed that Carnival 2024 ran smoothly without any major incidents as police officers stepped up and offered their full support. Commissioner Harewood-Christopher made the announcement on Carnival Tuesday following the annual Carnival walkabout in downtown and uptown Port-of-Spain where she also commended police officers for staying true to their oath of office. As she addressed […More]


February 11, 2024 admin 0

Nailah Blackman signs a major deal with American music label Big Money Records (BMR), a subsidiary of industry titans Republic Records. Who’s next? Kes opens the door and Nailah walks right through it and doesn’t look back. KES sets free his creative mind on new album project. Exposure. That’s the major missing element to truly take Soca music global, says […More]

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