Young Bahamian receives global attention after beating odds

Elijah Stevens, 22 left the Bahamas unaccompanied at age 17 in 2013 with faith, all his belongings and a $100 to pursue his dreams...

Trinidadian Dionne Brand in the running for the world’s richest poetry prize

On Tuesday night, the world’s richest poetry prize announced its shortlist for this year’s Griffin Trust For Excellence In Poetry Prize. One of the seven...

Buju Banton unable to enter TT legally – Security Minister to grant exemption

Trinidad and Tobago's National Security Minister Stuart Young says he is prepared to give Buju Banton an exemption to enter the twin island republic...

A Caribbean War Hero Remembered

The life and times of Trinidadian war hero, judge and diplomat, Ulric Cross, will be portrayed in a new film – HERO to be...

Senior Trinidad police officer on half million dollar bail

A senior police officer has been placed on half a million dollars bail after he appeared in magistrates' court charged with abduction, false imprisonment...

CARICOM chairman attending talks in Ecuador on Venezuela

Chairman of the 15-member Caribbean Community (CARICOM) grouping, Prime Minister Dr. Timothy Harris is in Ecuador for talks with the International Contact Group on...

Buju Banton delivers big at Long Walk to Freedom concert

For two hours Saturday night, reggae artiste Buju Banton, whose given name is Mark Myrie, belted out hit after hit at his Long Walk...

Grenadian singer runs with million dollar prize in Trinidad carnival

CMC – Grenadian artiste, Hollis 'Mr. Killa' Mapp, whose tune 'Run Wid it' has had even the police warning people about committing criminal offences,...

Hardship overshadows Venezuela’s carnival season

"Together everything is possible." So read the pro-government banners on buses that ferried hundreds of children to a beach outside the Venezuelan capital on Friday,...

R Kelly’s bail set at $1M after sex abuse charges

A judge in the US has set R Kelly’s bail at $1 million after the singer was charged with sexually abusing four females, including...