Scarborough Multicultural Festival on the Move

Scarborough Multicultural Festival on the Move

Organizers of  the 4th annual Scarborough Community Multicultural  Festival have announced that the festival is moving to a new location this year. Originally scheduled to take place at Confederation Park, it will now be held at the Masaryktown Park on the Scarborough Golf Club Road. The “free festival” is billed as “three-days of excitement and […]

St Kitts police confirm drugs in court cases stolen from headquarters

St Kitts police confirm drugs in court cases stolen from headquarters

BASSETERRE, St. Kitts – Police Commissioner Ian Queeley has confirmed that a quantity of drugs to be used as evidence in a pending criminal case had been stolen from the police headquarters and that law enforcement officials are “committed to identifying those responsible for this heinous act.” In a statement, Queeley gave no indication as to […]

Dant beat Sunshine to win OSCL ten-over final

Dant beat Sunshine to win OSCL ten-over final

By Ravendra Madholall Dant emerged victorious by an exciting ten-run margin over Sunshine on Saturday at Ashtonbee Park, Scarborough, where the 2018 Ontario Softball Cricket League (OSCL) ten-over competition climaxed. Dant, which have been dominating in the League’s all three formats this season, won the toss and opted to bat first. They were able to […]

Attorney elected new leader of Barbados opposition party

Attorney elected new leader of Barbados opposition party

BRIDGETOWN, Barbados – The Democratic Labour Party (DLP) has elected attorneyVerla  DePeiza as its new leader as it seeks to rebuild following the defeat it suffered during the May 24 general election in Barbados. “If nothing else gives us the impetus to move forward it must be the fear of failing. This party is bigger than us. This […]

Rowley to contest leadership of the ruling PNM

Rowley to contest leadership of the ruling PNM

PORT OF SPAIN, Trinidad – The leader of the ruling People’s National Movement (PNM), Dr Keith Rowley said he will head a slate contesting the leadership of the party when it holds internal elections on September 30. Addressing supporters at the party’s Family Day in Central Trinidad on Sunday, Rowley said that while the elections […]

Children among 10 people injured at carnival street party

Children among 10 people injured  at carnival street party

Two children are among at least 10 people injured in a shooting at a carnival street party in Manchester in northern England before dawn on Sunday. The incident  occurred after the end of the first day of the two-day annual Caribbean Carnival  which had started with a parade involving local schools and community groups. Celebrations were set […]