Tag Archives: Carnival

Cruise giant Carnival joins list of lines raising service charge and gratuity rates



… at sister brand Princess Cruises ($13.50) but remain below the fees at rival brands Royal Caribbean ($14.50) and Norwegian Cruise Line ($14.50).
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Caribbean news: Guyana investment, carnival for kids + more


PICTURED: Barbadian Prime Minister Mia Mottley

OLE TIME CARNIVAL FOR CHILDREN

TRINIDAD AND TOBAGO’S National Carnival Commission has been running summer holiday workshops teaching schoolchildren about traditional carnival costumes. The sessions showcased Ole Time carnival figures and traditional mas characters and will continue during term time in a bid to improve involvement in the ole time carnival events.

BRANSON PLANS BELIZE HOLE TRIP

VIRGIN BOSS Sir Richard Branson has said that he plans to be on board a submarine which will explore the Belize Blue Hole before the end of the year. The Blue Hole, once described by Jacques Cousteau as one of his top diving spots in the world, is a section of dark blue water…

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Royal and Carnival chiefs thank trade for Caribbean hurricane recovery



Adam Goldstein, vice-chairman of Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd said he had heard “no noise” among the line's trade partners questioning if the …
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Caribbean Carnival – run-rates soar, 200-plus scores proliferate


CARIBBEAN PREMIER LEAGUE, 2018

Colin Munro became the first to cross 500 runs in a single edition of the CPL © Getty

The sixth season of Caribbean Premier League concluded with Trinbago Knight Riders being crowned champions for a record third time, after beating Guyana Amazon Warriors in the final by eight wickets. This was Amazon Warriors’ fourth appearance in the final in six years, and they ended up being bridesmaid every single time.

A look into the key numbers from the tournament:

Run rates soar

Despite labelled as “the biggest party in sport”, CPL has over the years established a reputation as being a tournament played on low, slow tracks of the Caribbean where spinners come into play often. The slower nature of tracks has impeded the innate stroke-making capabilities of home-grown…

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DJ Spotlight – Miami Carnival 2018: Dlife : South Florida Caribbean News


SOUTH FLORIDA – Music plays a central role in Miami Carnival. South Florida Caribbean News caught up with one of Miami Carnival’s pioneering DJ, Dlife who will take center stage on Sunday, October 7, 2018.

Q: Did you always want to be a DJ?

A: As far back as I can remember yes, I always wanted to be on radio.

Q: Favorite type of music to mix or sample?

A: Soca & Afrobeats.

Q: Where do you find your new music?

A: Franchise Record…

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Moss Side shooting: Two men arrested over carnival attack


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The shooting took place in Claremont Road after the first day of the Caribbean Carnival

Two men have been arrested on suspicion of attempted murder after 12 people were injured in a shooting following a Caribbean Carnival.

A 12-year-old girl was among those hurt when shots were fired at a street party in Moss Side, Manchester, in the early hours of 12 August.

Several victims suffered “pellet-type wounds”, while a man broke his leg.

The men, aged 24 and 30, are also being held on suspicion of possession of a firearm.

Det Ch Insp Colin Larkin described it as a “dangerous…

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