Tag Archives: India

  1. “Life of Pi” adapted to Movie (2012) – Ang “Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon” Lee directs, Hulk 2003 Redux?

    Director Ang Lee creates a groundbreaking movie event about a young man who survives a tragic disaster at sea and is hurtled into an epic journey of adventure and discovery. While marooned on a lifeboat, he forms an amazing and unexpected connection with the ship’s only other survivor – a fearsome Bengal tiger.

    July 25, 2012Books, Cinema, Video GalleryNo comments
  2. THE INDIA YOU DO NOT KNOW – By Damon Gerard Corrie

    I was fortunate to have met Mrs. Meenakshi Munda of the 2 million person Munda Tribal Nation of India, at the Tribal Link Project Access Global Capacity Training for Indigenous Peoples Training course; held in May 2012 in New York City USA. Meenakshi is a petite, attractive and soft-spoken soul, and I did not expect […]

    June 6, 2012Controversy, TravelNo comments
  3. Dr. Kenny Anthony delivers an a la carte policy statement of hardship and inadequacy: By Therold Prudent – Political Leader, Lucian People’s Movement

    In a desperate bid to save face, following his grand political promise of “better days”, Dr. Anthony may have delivered a magician budget that makes Mao Tse Tung’s “Great Leap Forward” of 1958-1961 seems pale by comparison. On Tuesday evening, May 8th 2012, the Prime Minister of Saint Lucia and Minister of Finance, the Hon. […]

    May 16, 2012Editorial, PoliticalNo comments
  4. Virgin Atlantic Barbados earns Best of Show – ADDY Awards #barbados #virginatlantic #addy #contest #awards #competition #advertising

    Red advertising&marketing Ltd. delighted its client, Virgin Atlantic, when it was awarded the coveted “Best of Show for Overall Excellence” at the 2012 American Advertising Federation’s ADDY Awards in addition to winning eight Gold and two Silver ADDY Awards for their work on the Virgin Atlantic brand. The Judges, who included the US National ADDY […]

    March 28, 2012Business, TravelNo comments
  5. Queen Elizabeth Diamond Jubilee Trust: Celebrating sixty years. From and for all generations of the Commonwealth Family

    Today marks the formal launch of The Queen Elizabeth Diamond Jubilee Trust, on the 60th anniversary of the accession of the Queen to the throne. The establishment of the Trust was originally announced at the Commonwealth Heads of Government meeting in Perth, Australia in 2011. The Trust aims to celebrate HM The Queen’s enormous contribution […]

    February 5, 2012Featured, PoliticalNo comments
  6. Now on at Gallery of Caribbean Art in Speightstown – Vishni Gopwani to 26th January

    This exhibition is a mixture of Caribbean and Indian paintings. The focus of my work reflects an interest in clothing and movement, and captures the associated sights, sounds and emotions that I have experienced both here and during my travels. The Caribbean imagery captures the essence of West Indian culture, and includes rhythmic drummers, twirling […]

    January 10, 2012Culture, GalleriesNo comments

    On Friday December 2nd, West Indies fast bowler, Ravi Rampaul, officially created a new world record for the highest score by a No. 10 batsman in the history of One-Day Internationals, during the second ODI versus India. This personal victory was capped by team success, as the West Indies beat India in the third ODI […]

    December 9, 2011Cricket, FeaturedNo comments
  8. Apple’s “THINK DIFFERENT” – Narrated by Steve Jobs, 1997

    Steve Jobs narrates the first Think different commercial “Here’s to the Crazy Ones”. It never aired. Richard Dreyfuss did the voiceover for the original spot that aired. However Steve’s is much better 1997

    October 7, 2011Controversy, Editorial, Video GalleryNo comments
  9. 13 Year Old Allrounder Joins Coin Toss at 2nd Digicel Test at Kensington Oval

    Digicel gave 13-year old Barbadian all-rounder, Leniko Boucher, the opportunity to participate in the coin toss for the 2nd Digicel Test Match WI vs IND.

    June 28, 2011Photo GalleryNo comments
  10. Update: Arrest of evicted victims at Lamphelpat Wetlands, Manipur near India

    Dear Friends, I would like to update on the eviction case at Lamphelpat Wetlands Manipur. Its confirmed now that there are already arrest of eight people, all women. They are arrested by the Lamphel Police Station, Imphal West District, Manipur. There are also two kids along with two of the women arrested. We are yet […]

    June 18, 2011ControversyNo comments
  11. SMP Films (Mr Safety) – “Ghost Pepper:” Eating The World’s HOTTEST Pepper

    The Bhut Jolokia or “Ghost Pepper” is the world’s hottest NATURAL growing pepper. If you want to learn more about it, here it is: If you want to know where to buy it, ask Carl!

    April 4, 2011Agriculture, Oddity, Video GalleryNo comments
  12. India’s Street Journal features two books from St Martin’s House Of Nehesi publications

    Book of Sins by Israel’s Nidaa Khoury and Nativity by St. Martin’s Lasana M. Sekou were reviewed last weekend in India, according to & The Wall Street Journal. Both new books are “collections worth reading, and prove why small presses are the life-blood of poetry,” wrote literary critic Tabish Khair in his Reading Room […]

    March 23, 2011Arts, Books, ReviewNo comments
  13. Queen Elizabeth Hospital needs Blood Donations – Sports events necessitate Preparation

    Dr Radhakanth Shenoy wrote on facebook: “Blood bank is usually in need of blood donation. Voluntary donors must come forward and donate blood. Those with rare groups may register and donate when actually needed. Those with common groups can donate at least once in 6 months. Even once a year is a good donation to […]

    January 24, 2011Cricket, FeaturedNo comments
  14. Windies ladies start training in Mumbai, WI women ready to win!

    Members of the West Indies Women’s team have been settling in comfortably ahead of the start of the nine-match tour. They had a training session on Tuesday and are preparing for their opening match against the Board for Cricket Control in India on Saturday. The Windies are confident of doing well on this trip and […]

    January 4, 2011Cricket, FeaturedNo comments
  15. Bhangra-Indian Jingle Bells, balle balle, Merry Christmas!

    Jingle Bells with an Indian/Punjabi Bhangra Twist, very hilarious.

    December 17, 2010Music, Oddity, Video Gallery1 comment
  16. CLOBI Cup World Masters Tournament seeks to draw various diaspora markets of USA & Asia: Oct 29 to Nov 5, Kensington Oval

    The second T20 Masters Tournament for cricketers 35 and over is all laced up and raring to swing by the end of this October and into early November, now rebranded as the Clobi Cup World Masters Tournament it has drawn many co-sponsors including Banks Beer, Virgin Atlantic and Digicel. CLOBI is Cricket Legends of Barbados […]

    September 24, 2010Cricket, Featured1 comment
  17. Colombo debuts ‘Stumpy’ with 200 days before opening World Cup match

    With 200 days to go before the first ball is bowled in the ICC Cricket World Cup 2011, the event mascot’s name was unveiled in a simple but impressive ceremony at P. Saravanamuttu Stadium in Colombo on Monday ahead of the third Test between Sri Lanka and India. The mascot, an elephant, has been named […]

    August 3, 2010Cricket, CultureNo comments

    To the casual reader it would appear that the ‘benevolent‘ government of India has given its blessing to a noble pacifist Naga agenda and the ‘malevolent’ occupational Manipur state government has in return opposed their superiors and instead given a green light for an ignoble local militarist sabotage of the Naga aspirations. But the reader […]

    May 14, 2010Controversy, Featured, Political2 comments
  19. India defeats Sri Lanka to take last semi-final position in ICC Women’s World Twenty20 – ICC Twenty20 MEDIA RELEASE

    India defeated Sri Lanka today to qualify for the semi-finals of the tournament on the last day of fixtures at Warner Park while New Zealand rounded off its group stage of the ICC Women’s World Twenty20 with a comfortable victory over Pakistan earlier in the day. India’s fixture was the second of the day and […]

    May 11, 2010Cricket2 comments
  20. West Indies fined for slow over-rate in Barbados: ICC Twenty20 Media Release

    The West Indies team has been fined for maintaining a slow over-rate during its 14-run victory over India in its Super Eight stage match in the ICC World Twenty20 2010 at Kensington Oval, Barbados, on Sunday. Jeff Crowe of the Emirates Elite Panel of ICC Match Referees imposed the fines after Chris Gayle’s side was […]

    May 10, 2010Cricket1 comment
  21. Sharma fined for breaching ICC’s Code of Conduct – ICC Twenty20 Media Release

    India batsman Rohit Sharma has been fined 15 per cent of his applicable match fee for breaching the ICC Code of Conduct during his side’s 14-run defeat against the West Indies in the ICC World Twenty20 2010 at Kensington Oval on Sunday. Sharma was charged with a Level 1 offence under article 2.1.3 of the […]

    May 10, 2010Cricket1 comment
  22. THE GOOD, THE BAD & THE UGLY at the United Nations, April 2010 – OR: The power of the Internet for Democracy!

    {I had no idea my website went so far, needless to say my whole month is made – my thanks to fellow Amerindian, Damon Corrie! Hail from the 6th great-grandson of ‘Joseph‘ Chatoyer (Black Carib Chieftain – St Vincent’s sole National Hero): Ian} Thanks to the United Confederation of Taino People (UCTP) and the Tribal Link […]

    May 6, 2010Controversy, Featured, Political1 comment
  23. India and Afghanistan Bowl Out Polio Together at ICC T20 World Cup

    Indian and Afghanistan cricketers go head-to-head for the first time ever 1 May in the International Cricket Council World Twenty20 Tournament. But off the field, the teams are putting their bats aside to join forces to “Bowl Out Polio” in India and Afghanistan – two of only four countries remaining in the world battling the […]

    May 1, 2010Cricket3 comments
  24. Trinidad-Owned, Dubai-run and Mumbai-Tech Ad Agency explores Barbados’ Market at Accra Beach resort

    Recently at the Accra Beach Resort, Douglas Ames – Toucan’s CEO made a brief yet powerful presentation to members of Barbados’ business community. The seminar was fairly well-attended – Douglas originally started with a steaming video website which was eventually bought over by a Richard Branson subsidiary out of Jamaica (Jump-TV). The financial services of […]

    March 26, 2010BusinessNo comments
  25. The Barbados Olympic Association Inc.’s Delhi 2010 Queen’s Baton Relay 1

    The Commonwealth Games Queen’s Baton Relay is the equivalent of the Olympic Torch Run ahead of the Olympic Games. The Baton arrived in Barbados on February 28th 2010. On March 1st the Queen’s Baton was handed over by His Excellency Sir Clifford Husbands at his residence Government House.

    March 22, 2010AthleticsNo comments