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Beyonce’s Caribbean Born Hairstylist Designates Salon As Drop-Off Point For Trinidad Flood Donations

By NAN ET EDITOR News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. Nov. 2, 2018: Beyonce’s Caribbean-born hair­stylist has designated his hair salon in Brooklyn, NY as a drop off point for the collec­tion of physical donations from those who wish to send items to the flood relief in the twin-island Republic of Trinidad and Tobago. Neal Farina, who was born in ...

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Will Reggae Be Placed On The UNESCO Cultural Heritage List?

By NAN ET EDITOR  News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. Nov. 2, 2018: The United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO), is currently mulling over whether to include reggae music on its Intangible Cultural Heritage Representative List. UNESCO officials say they will release its decision later this month. Jamaica’s Culture Minister, Olivia ‘Babsy’ Grange, recently announced that UNESCO technical ...

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Caribbean Sports – West Indies Lose ODI Series

By NAN Sports Editor News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. Nov. 2, 2018: The West Indies have ended their ODI series in India with a loss. India humbled the Windies by nine wickets in the final one-day international and took the five-match series 3-1 on Thursday, Nov. 1, 2018. The West Indies never really got going, batting first in humid ...

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Bob Marley Featured On Irish Football Club’s New Jersey

By NAN Sports Editor News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. Nov. 2, 2018: Reggae legend Bob Marley may be dead, but he is ‘stayin alive’ in many places, including on the new jersey of a popular Irish football club. The Dublin-based Bohemian FC, which plays in the Ireland Premiership Division, on Tuesday unveiled its 2019 away kit – a white ...

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This Top Cricketer Retires From International Cricket

By NAN Sports Editor News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. Nov. 2, 2018: Former Windies cricket captain, Dwayne Bravo, has announced his retirement from all forms of international cricket. While insisting that he has lost none of the passion for playing the game at the international level, the 35-year-old, who is still considered one of the world’s top T20 all-rounders, ...

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This Caribbean Nation Has Been Rattled By 9 Earthquakes In 11 Days

By NAN Staff Writer News Americas, NEW YORK, NY. Fri. Nov. 2, 2018:  The Caribbean twin-island Republic of Trinidad and Tobago has had nine earthquakes in 11 days according to the UWI Seismic Research Centre. The latest struck at 8:40 a.m. Local Time on Thursday, Nov. 1st and measured 4.0 on the Richter scale. It struck 117 km SE of ...

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As Midterms Approach, Trump Weaponizes Migrant Fearmongering As Latin American Caravan Approaches

By Tom Fowdy News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. Nov. 2, 2018: In a move which provoked outrage amongst observers, U.S. President Donald Trump tweeted that “gang members” and “bad people” were heading to the United States border, describing the alleged movement of people as an ” invasion” and that “the military is waiting for you.” The tweet, which is ...

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This Naturalized US Citizen And Caribbean National Has Been Indicted For Bribery

By NAN Staff Writer News Americas, WASHINGTON, D.C., Thurs. Nov. 1, 2018: A Caribbean national and naturalized U.S. citizen has been indicted by the U.S. Justice Department for conspiring to bribe senior government officials in the Republic of Haiti. Roger Richard Boncy, 74, a tourism promoter, who resides in Madrid, Spain, has been charged in a superseding indictment filed in ...

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Caribbean Travel Photo Of The Day – Bermuda

Care to relax? Our Caribbean Travel Photo of the Day spotlights today on the British Caribbean island of Bermuda. Pick any beach palapas here in Bermuda and get your relaxation on. The post Caribbean Travel Photo Of The Day – Bermuda appeared first on Caribbean and Latin America Daily News.

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Another Quake Shakes This Caribbean Island

By NAN Contributor News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Weds. Oct. 31, 2018: Another quake, the eighth in 9 days, again rattled the Caribbean island Republic of Trinidad and Tobago Tuesday. According to the UWI Seismic Research Centre the latest earthquake, measuring 4.4 in magnitude on the Richter Scale, struck at 7:32 p.m. Local Time 113 km W of San Fernando. ...

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