Prince Charles and Prince Harry are reportedly speaking again

Sources close to the royal family have claimed that Prince Charles and Prince Harry are speaking again, but that is not “all praise”. Prince Charles has not seen his younger son, Prince Harry, for almost eight months – but they are back on their feet again, several sources tell Page Six. The couple last saw … Read more

Barbados is preparing to say goodbye to the Queen as head of state

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) – The Caribbean island of Barbados was preparing on Monday to wave goodbye to Queen Elizabeth II as head of state as it sever ties with its colonial past and becomes a republic for the first time in history. Preparations come a month after the parliament of the former British … Read more

Barbados says goodbye to the British monarchy, becomes republic

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico – Barbados stopped pledging allegiance to Queen Elizabeth II on Tuesday when it threw another remnant of its colonial past and became a republic for the first time in history. Several leaders, dignitaries and artists, including Prince Charles and Rihanna, attended the ceremony, which began late Monday in a popular square … Read more

Windrush mural at Brixton tube station starring in the Tate show

The work called Remain, Thriving, is three and a half meters long and almost two meters and is made by the Nigerian artist Njideka Akunyili. It shows a scene in an imaginary foyer in south London, where grandchildren of original Caribbean immigrants have gathered surrounded by photographs and furniture reminiscent of the post-war generation that … Read more

Life Between Islands at Tate Britain review: a captivating collection of popping Caribbean art

Review in an instant T ate Britain’s captivating new exhibition explores the relationship between the Caribbean and Britain in art through eight decades from the 1950s to the present. And within the overall story, there are countless, intriguing underplots. Life Between Islands: Caribbean-British Art 1950’s to Now reveals deep resonances between 40 artists from several … Read more

Large flotilla of illegal gold miners split in Brazil

AT RIO MADEIRA, Brazil (AP) – Hundreds of barges of illegal miners digging for gold sailed along the Madeira River in the Brazilian Amazon on Friday, and scientists said they posed a threat to pollution – including toxic mercury – for the wider environment. The barges were discovered this week by the municipality of Autazes, … Read more

Large flotilla of illegal gold miners split in Brazil

AT RIO MADEIRA, Brazil (AP) – Hundreds of barges of illegal miners digging for gold sailed along the Madeira River in the Brazilian Amazon on Friday, and scientists said they posed a threat to pollution – including toxic mercury – for the wider environment. The barges were discovered this week by the municipality of Autazes, … Read more

Shots fired at police, journalists in Martinique COVID riots

PARIS (AP) – Shots were fired overnight at security forces and journalists on the French Caribbean island of Martinique amid violent protests against COVID-19 restrictions, France’s interior minister said on Friday. Several police officers have been injured, Interior Minister Gerald Darmanin tweeted. He added that 10 people have been arrested. French government spokesman Gabriel Attal … Read more

Armed man ‘caught on CCTV shooting man in front of wife and two-year-old son’

ONE Armed man disguised in a latex mask was caught on CCTV, where he shot a man dead in front of his screaming wife as she protected their two-year-old son, a court has heard. Anis Hemissi, 24, allegedly shot down Flamur Beqiri, 36, outside his home in Battersea southwest London on Christmas Eve 2019 as … Read more

North Bondi ‘Pink House’ by the late actress Valerie Angel Newstead at auction on December 15th

‘Pink House’ by a famous actor whose career spanned 77 years is set to go under the hammer. North Bondi ‘Pink House’ by the late actress Valerie Angel Newstead, whose career spanned 77 years, has hit the market with a price guide of $ 4.5- $ 5m. Newstead had a long life in theater and … Read more