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Heineken Green Synergy 2018: the race to the finals

PRESS RELEASE: Heineken Green Synergy fans were in for a treat last Sunday September 9, with the staging of the semi-finals of this year’s DJ competition. The afternoon heat on the Kaka Bef in Vieux Fort, matched the blaze and...

Laborie Steel Pans brings Saint Lucian Sounds to London

PRESS RELEASE: The Laborie Pan project gave Saint Lucians in London a treat last week, with a one-off concert at the Saint Lucia High Commission Thursday (30thAugust). The evening event was the climax to a UK visit by representatives of The...

SLTA set to deliver on 2018 Dive Festival

PRESS RELEASE: CASTRIES, SAINT LUCIA – September 6, 2018 - The Saint Lucia Divers Association and the Saint Lucia Tourism Authority are enthusiastic about the 2018 edition of DiveFest, slated for September 10 – 15. Numerous activities including a dive treasure hunt,...

India legalises gay sex in landmark ruling

BBC:- In a historic decision, India's Supreme Court has ruled that gay sex is no longer a criminal offence. The ruling overturns a 2013 judgement that upheld a colonial-era law, known as section 377, under which gay sex is categorised as...

Pope: Parents of gay children should not condemn them

Associated Press:-  Pope Francis says parents of gay children shouldn’t condemn them, ignore their orientation or throw them out of the house. Rather, he says they should pray, talk and try to understand. Speaking to reporters after closing out a...

Magnum Ready to Explode!

PRESS RELEASE: Saint Lucia are you ready? Saturday August 25 will be your turn to experience the most exhilarating stage show for the Summer, “Magnum Xplosion!” Last week, fans in the Bahamas were swept into ecstasy by the event and now...

Carib Fetes Press and Guests

PRESS RELEASE: On Saturday August 18, Carib Beer, the official Beer of the CPL T20 , celebrated the media and specially invited guests with a special treat at Jam Rock Reggae Café & Grill in Rodney Bay. The mid-morning affair according...

Bay Gardens Resorts Celebrates Award-Winning Culinary Excellence

PRESS RELEASE: Gros Islet, Saint Lucia, August 23, 2018 – Bay Gardens Resorts will host an evening of culinary flair on Tuesday, August 28th, 2018 from 6:00 pm at the Bay Gardens Beach Resort and Spa’s Hi Tide Restaurant. The event...

HEINEKEN GREEN SYNERGY Continues to Amplify The Beat!

PRESS RELEASE: It was an electrifying and exciting launch last Sunday August 12, for the 2018 edition of Heineken Green Synergy, one of the longest running DJ Competitions in the region. The event has evolved into more than just a...

Carib Beer “Live in our World” for CPL 2018!

PRESS RELEASE: This Saturday August 18th Carib Beer will light up the “Bay” starting at 10 am with a special CPL promotion press event at the Ultra Lounge in Rodney Bay. Throughout the day several of the bars and restaurants...

Spirits Importer Emporia Brands Launches Bounty Rum In The UK

PRESS RELEASE: Saint Lucia Distillers, acknowledged as one of the foremost rum distilleries in the Caribbean, is launching the Bounty Rum brand in the United Kingdom during Notting Hill Carnival (26th & 27th August 2018), the biggest carnival in Europe,...

El Dorado, The Caribbean’s Best Rum is Back with The Best Party in Sport!

PRESS RELEASE: The Caribbean Premier League T20 is here once again, bringing to fans all of the excitement, energy and thrills that the biggest party in sport has come to be known for. And, adding to that enthusiasm and enjoyment...

‘Supergirl’ welcomes transgender superhero

USA Today:-  "Supergirl" had a big announcement at geek culture extravaganza Comic-Con on Saturday: The CW show is welcoming the first transgender superhero to TV. Transgender activist and actress Nicole Maines will play Nia Nal, also known as Dreamer, who is...

Cuba’s new constitution would allow same-sex marriages

HAVANA, Cuba (AFP) — The new constitution being debated this weekend by Cuban legislators would provide a legal path for same-sex marriage, an important demand of the socialist island's LGBT community. The document's Article 68 would define marriage as the...

New Restaurant in Rodney Bay

PRESS RELEASE: Gros Islet, Saint Lucia – Crave Restaurant and Bar is excited to announce the launch of a brand new local restaurant and bar in Rodney Bay Marina. Locally owned and operated, it looks to feature both authentic local...

SAACS concerned over drug use by youths

The Deputy Coordinator of the Substance Abuse Advisory Secretariat (SAAC), Joanna Joseph, has said that officials here are concerned and 'a bit alarmed' at the age of initiation in Saint Lucia for  young persons using various drugs. "Although we are speaking of illicit drugs...

World’s heaviest teenager loses 10 stone

Metro.UK:-  The ‘world’s heaviest teenager’ has managed to shed nearly a third of his body weight in just two months after having surgery in India. At just 14, Mihir Jain weighed a shocking 37 stone after surviving on a diet...

2018 Ultimate Honeymoon Sweepstakes Launched

PRESS RELEASE: The Saint Lucia Ultimate Honeymoon Sweepstakes 2018 has been launched in the United States. The Saint Lucia Tourism Authority partnered with NBC6 Miami and the Harbor Club, the island’s newest resort, to offer the latest instalment in...

Saint Lucia Celebrates Cocktails for Campari Week 2018

PRESS RELEASE: The world’s most stylish drink, Campari, will host its Campari Week of activities throughout the Caribbean to celebrate the art of cocktails from Friday June 22 to Saturday June 30. Here in Saint Lucia, Campari which has long...

Soca Ablaze Round One

PRESS RELEASE: On Friday June 29th, 2018 from 6pm, the National Cultural Center Grounds  will be ablaze, as one of the signature sounds of Carnival, Soca music, takes center stage in the first leg of the Groovy and Power...

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