Jamaican-Born Nurse Convicted Of Fraud

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CaribWorldNews, Birmingham, UK, Fri. Nov. 5, 2010: A Jamaican-born nurse in Birmingham has been convicted of defrauding the National Health Service  in the UK of over £30,000. Feanny Thompson, aged 56, of Queen Avenue, Hockley, was this week sentenced to six months imprisonment at Birmingham Crown Court. The court heard […]

French Caribbean – World`s Oldest Is Dead

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CaribWorldNews, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. Nov. 5, 2010: A French Caribbean woman considered to be the oldest person in the world, passed away on Thursday, reports indicate. Eugenie Blanchard died Thursday at 114, news agencies reported. Blanchard was born in February 1896 on the island of Saint-Barthelemy, but moved to […]

Caribbean Hindus To Celebrate Diwali

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CaribWorldNews, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. Nov. 5, 2010: Hindus from the Caribbean and around the world are set to celebrate Diwali, the festival of lights today. The holiday is the Hindus spring essentially and honors the victory of goodness over evil in the world. It`s the biggest holiday for Hindus […]

Caribbean National Is Florida`s New Lieutenant Governor

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CaribWorldNews, MIAMI, FL, Thurs. Nov. 4, 2010: A Caribbean national born in Trinidad and Tobago is the new lieutenant governor of the state of Florida. Port-Of-Spain, Trinidad-born, Jennifer Carroll, a former member of the Florida House of Representatives from the 3th district,  was chosen as Republican Governor Elect Rick Scott`s […]

Barbados PM Thompson Laid To Rest

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CaribWorldNews, BRIDGETOWN, Barbados, Thurs. Nov. 4, 2010: `The greatest tribute that every one of us can pay to his memory is to pursue and realize that vision of a Better Barbados for ALL!` Those were the words of comfort offered up yesterday by Hartley Henry, personal friend and principal political […]

Son Of Cuban Exiles Is New Florida Senator

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CaribWorldNews, MIAMI, FL, Weds. Nov. 3, 2010: The second son of Cuban exiles, Conservative Republican Mario Rubio,  is the new senator of Florida. Rubio, 39, will take over a seat vacated by another Cuban American, Sen. Mel Martinez. He won 50 percent of the votes compared to former Governor Charlie […]

Worst Natural Disaster In History Of St. Lucia – PM

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CaribWorldNews, CASTRIES, St. Lucia, Weds. Nov. 3, 2010: St. Lucia`s Prime Minister Stephenson King has called Hurricane Tomas the worst natural disaster in the history of the island. King Tuesday said the damage caused by Hurricane Tomas has been conservatively estimated at in excess of US$100 million. He like his […]