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  1. CCM Party calls on Harris Regime to relax entry protocols to facilitate SKN’s impending election

    The Concerned Citizens Movement (CCM) on Nevis has written to the Attorney General of over concerns that the existing entry protocols may be used to disenfranchise some nationals living overseas, by preventing them being able traveling home to vote in the fast approaching general election. In a letter dated July 15, 2022 and addressed to […]

    July 20, 2022Breaking News, Featured, PoliticalNo comments
  2. NIA bringing relief to non-national community on Nevis with amnesty on arrears for work permits and residencies, reduced fees, other policies

    Nevisian Premier Mark Brantley says their amnesty for arrears of payment for work permits, annual residency and visa extensions which took effect as of Friday 01st July 2022, is intended to bring relief to the non-national community living and working in Nevis. The amnesty, which the Nevis Island Administration (NIA) announced in June 2022, allows […]

    July 5, 2022Featured, TravelNo comments
  3. Barbados Museum Launches Travelling Windrush Exhibition

    Wednesday, 22nd June marks Windrush Day, a day which recognises and honours the significant contributions, resilience and creativity of the Windrush Generation and their descendants. In commemoration of this the Barbados Museum & Historical Society in partnership with the Barbados National Library Service (NLS) has launched the travelling poster exhibition “The Enigma of Arrival; The […]

    June 22, 2022EducationNo comments
  4. Windrush Documentation & Compensation Scheme: Help for people who have returned from the UK to the Caribbean

    The Reading Windrush Alliance is promoting the Windrush Documentation & Compensation Scheme to provide free legal support for you and your family who have settled in the UK but do not have the documents to prove it. We can help you apply for British citizenship or the right to live and work in the UK […]

    June 8, 2022Featured, TravelNo comments
  5. RESPECT THE JUX – Tony Sirico, Robert Costanzo, Tobias Truvillion

    Director: G.C. Goba Writer: G.C. Goba Stars: Tony Sirico, Robert Costanzo & Luis Da Silva Jr.

    April 25, 2022Cinema, Video GalleryNo comments
  6. Bridgetown U.S. Embassy warns of COVID-19 Vaccine Requirement if heading USA

    All U.S. immigrant visa applicants are required to complete a medical examination as part of the normal application process. Effective October 1, a completed COVID-19 vaccine series is a new CDC requirement for U.S. immigrant visa medical examinations. The U.S.  Department of State is currently working with the CDC to implement this requirement. This requirement does not apply to […]

    September 5, 2021Breaking News, Featured, TravelNo comments
  7. Michelin Star Chef, Antonio Mellino Heads Quattro Passi at The Cliff, Barbados

    Antonio Mellino, the Executive chef at Quattro Passi will open QP Bistro on 22nd October 2021 and Quattro Passi at The Cliff at the end of November. Quattro Passi in Nerano, Italy, is acclaimed as the best on the Amalfi Coast with two Michelin stars. Bringing the flavours of the Campania region, Napoli and Southern […]

    August 5, 2021BusinessNo comments
  8. AMERICAN EID (2021) Disney Short Movie – Teens

    Ameena, a homesick Muslim Pakistani immigrant, wakes up on Eid to find out she has to go to school.

    June 2, 2021Culture, Video GalleryNo comments
  9. Jael Joseph, the girl with the BIG idea

    As an immigrant in Canada Jael Joseph quickly realized in her early days in the North American country, that her ethnicity would play a great role in how she navigated life in this new locale.  She was part of the minority and even so, her heritage made her part of a smaller grouping within the […]

    April 5, 2021Books, FeaturedNo comments
  10. THE MARKSMAN (2021) Liam Neeson, Thriller

    A rancher on the Arizona border becomes the unlikely defender of a young Mexican boy desperately fleeing the cartel assassins who’ve chased after him into the United States

    December 6, 2020Cinema, Video GalleryNo comments

    The Grantley Adams International Airport (GAIA) officially reopened to commercial air traffic on Sunday with the arrival of Air Canada Flight 966 from Toronto at approximately 2:20 that afternoon. Minister of Tourism and International Transport, Kerrie Symmonds, and Minister of Home Affairs, Edmund Hinkson, joined senior officials of the Barbados Tourism Marketing Inc. and GAIA […]

    July 14, 2020TravelNo comments
  12. Authorities in St Kitts and Nevis tight-lipped over captured of illegal Haitians by police and soldiers

    Authorities in St Kitts and Nevis remained tight-lipped Monday night, hours after members of the Royal St Christopher and Nevis Police Force and the St Kitts-Nevis Defence Force mounted a joint operation in Keys Village. The persons with their hands strapped to the front were taken from a home in the village of Keys. Some […]

    June 23, 2020Controversy, FeaturedNo comments

    BY ADRIANA SANDRINE ISAAC-RATTAN, INTERNATIONAL JOURNALIST Immigration has always been a sensitive issue perched on the front-burner in large jurisdictions including the United States. Strong advocacy on the diverse eyeshots of immigration offered by Michael Jay Wildes, Esq over the years, has cemented itself in some very prominent spaces, much of which can’t be easily […]

    May 17, 2020Books, Breaking News, FeaturedNo comments

    The Royal Barbados Police Force are also attempting to find Haitian visitor Junior Felix 25 years old, who was detained by The Immigration Department at Tropical Winds Hotel located at Long Bay, St. Philip. He was wearing a gold chain with a ‘cross’ pendant that has the word ‘Jesus’ written on it, a black strap […]

    March 16, 2020Breaking News, Crime, FeaturedNo comments

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    March 14, 2020Business, Photo GalleryNo comments
  16. Antigua and Barbuda’s Prime Minister tells U.S. agencies correspondent banking relations as important to U.S. as to Caribbean

    Antigua and Barbuda’s Prime Minister, Gaston Browne, in a packed two-day visit to Washington, DC has told US agencies that the provision of correspondent banking relations (CBRs) to Caribbean banks by global banks in the US is as important to the US as it is to the Caribbean. US banks have been withdrawing CBRs from […]

    October 17, 2019Breaking News, Featured, PoliticalNo comments

    St Kitts & Nevis’ Ministry of Foreign Affairs is pleased to announce Canadian officials will be in the Federation during the week of the 26th of August to carry out biometric processing for persons wishing to obtain visas to travel to Canada. Nationals and residents are reminded that nationals from countries in the Americas, including […]

    August 19, 2019Featured, TechnologyNo comments
  18. Antigua and Barbuda expresses concern and disappointment over Indian Minister’s mistaken statement

    The Government of Antigua and Barbuda has expressed its disappointment and concern over a statement reported to have been made by Nirmala Sitharaman, the Minister of Finance of the Government of India, concerning Antigua and Barbuda’s Citizenship by Investment Programme and Mr. Mehul Choksi. According to the reports by several Indian media outlets, available on […]

    June 12, 2019Breaking News, PoliticalNo comments
  19. UK Home Secretary launches Windrush Compensation Scheme

    England’s Home Secretary is offering a scheme to compensate members of the Windrush generation who were unable to prove their right to live in the UK. The scheme, which was designed in consultation with those affected and will have independent oversight, is the latest step in the Government’s commitment to right the wrongs experienced by […]

    April 15, 2019PoliticalNo comments
  20. The English Football Team’s Caribbean Roots

    As a former English colony, some of the most popular sports in Jamaica (football, rugby, cricket) originated in Britain. Football, in particular, is not exempt from the influences that remain visible today. Many of the players in the English national team, past and present, can trace their roots all the way back to the Caribbean. […]

    November 14, 2018Featured, Football1 comment
  21. U.S. Embassy Announces Interview Waiver Process for Qualifying Visa Renewals in Barbados

    As part of the United States Government’s continuing efforts to improve customer service and streamline the visa process, the U.S. Embassy is pleased to announce the implementation of interview visa waivers in Barbados for qualified applicants wishing to renew their U.S. visas, effective August 28, 2018. Barbados passport holders may qualify for a visa renewal […]

    August 27, 2018Breaking News, Featured, TravelNo comments
  22. Basseterre’s efforts at greater CIP cohesion to gain limelight at 2018 Caribbean Investment Summit

    St. Kitts and Nevis is putting finishing touches on preparations for this month’s highly anticipated 2018 Caribbean Investment Summit, which will be held at the St. Kitts Marriott Resort from May 16th-18th. The Summit is expected to draw more than 250 attendees, including Heads of Government and Heads of Citizenship by Investment Units from Caribbean […]

    May 13, 2018BusinessNo comments
  23. Caribbean-American Elected Officials Urged To Speak Up On Racist US Census Changes

    Caribbean-American elected officials are being urged to speak up on new US Census changes by the Donald Trump administration that could cost them their jobs. Such a move will not only result in the further under-count of the Caribbean and other immigrant populations already living in fear of Trump’s immigration round-ups, but it will lead […]

    April 2, 2018TravelNo comments
  24. BAD SAMARITAN (2018) David Tennant – Thriller Movie HD

    A pair of burglars stumble upon a woman being held captive in a home they intended to rob.

    March 25, 2018Cinema, Video GalleryNo comments

    Barbados Honorary Consul in the Cayman Islands, Mrs. Juliette Gooding-Michelin, GCM, hosted a launch of the book Tell My Mother I Gone to Cuba: Stories of Early Twentieth-Century Migration from Barbados. Written by Barbadian author, Dr. Sharon Marshall, it chronicles the migration of Barbadians and other British West Indians to Cuba. It describes how American investment […]

    March 5, 2017BooksNo comments