Monday, September 16, 2019

Arts & Entertainment

Wyclef Jean gets apology for handcuffing incident

Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department apologized on Tuesday for briefly detaining Grammy-winning hip hop artist Wyclef Jean in handcuffs during a robbery investigation, after Jean said he was “treated...
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Saint Lucia Jazz kicks into high gear

Island hotels offer value packages, competitive ticket prices. Soleil, the Saint Lucia Summer of Festivals will kick off on May 12 - 14, with Saint Lucia Jazz, a celebration of Caribbean...
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All Set for Flow / Manchester United Ultimate Football Experience

Press Release:- Dozens of young footballers from nearly 50 local clubs have registered for the first-ever Ultimate Football Experience, a skills-based competition supported by the Saint Lucia Football Association (SLFA),...

Guinness is major sponsor of reggae festival

Press Release:-Castries, March 20, 2017– Guinness St Lucia is proud to be a sponsor of Rise Up Reggae Festival which promises stellar performances from headliners Jah Cure and Sizzla,...

Wyclef Jean ‘mistakenly’ handcuffed

LOS ANGELES, United States (AFP) — Wyclef Jean, the Grammy-winning ex-member of the Fugees, said he was "appalled" after being handcuffed and questioned by police in Los Angeles. Haitian-born Jean,...

Antigua: Debate over ‘Hijab’ costume

The use of what some are claiming is a hijab, a head scarf worn by Muslim women, as part of a carnival costume in Antigua has triggered an intense...
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St. Lucia Writers Forum to officially release ‘Opus Spectrum’ on Tuesday

The official annual publication from the St. Lucia Writers Forum, entitled 'Opus Spectrum’, is set to be released to the public on Tuesday, March 21st at 7pm at the...
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National Arts Festival to launch this week

The Cultural Development Foundation will, next week, host the launch of the annual National Arts Festival (NAF). The National Arts Festival was re-established as a major activity on the national...

Rock and roll legend Chuck Berry dies

BBC:- Rock and roll legend Chuck Berry has died aged 90, police in US state of Missouri report. The singer was found unresponsive at lunchtime on Saturday, St Charles County police...

UK: Coolio to take off jewellery around fans

Sky News:-Coolio says he will take off his shoes and jewellery before mixing with fans at his upcoming UK shows after having items stolen during a previous visit. The rapper...