West Indians Show No Growth In Latest Census Sample

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CaribWorldNews, WASHINGTON, D.C., Tues. Sept. 22, 2009: The growth of the population of people of West Indian ancestry is seemingly stagnated, according to latest sample data from the American Community Survey department of the U.S. Census. The latest ACS data released to the media on Monday afternoon show that instead […]

Haitian Suspected Of Killing Family In Custody In Haiti

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CaribWorldNews, NAPLES, FL, Tues. Sept. 22, 2009: A Haitian migrant who is suspected of killing his wife and five children in Naples, Florida, was yesterday arrested in his homeland of Haiti. Mesac Damas was reportedly picked up by Haitian police near a hotel in Port-Au-Prince, the country`s capital.  He was […]

Extradition Of Former Antigua Regulator Delayed

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CaribWorldNews, ST. JOHN`S, Antigua, Tues. Sept. 22, 2009: Former Antigua financial regulator, Leroy King, has been given more time to prepare for his extradition hearing. The hearing, set for Monday, was postponed to December after King`s defense lawyers requested more time to prepare. King is accused of accepting bribes from […]

John Travolta In The Bahamas

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CaribWorldNews, NASSAU, Bahamas, Tues. Sept. 22, 2009: Actor John Travolta is in the Bahamas and is prepared to testify today in an extortion case linked to his 16-year-old son`s death. People Magazine cited sources as saying the actor is staying at an exclusive gated community west of Nassau and is […]

Jamaican Diaspora U.S. Conference For Fort Lauderdale

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CaribWorldNews, FT. LAUDERDALE, FL, Tues. Sept. 22, 2009: The Jamaican community in the U.S., under the auspices of the Jamaican Diaspora Advisory Board and the Embassy of Jamaica, will be hosting its first conference of Diaspora representatives in the continental USA next month.The event is set for October 2-4, 2009 […]

The Caribbean Diaspora

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By David Jessop CaribWorldNews, LONDON, England, Tues. Sept. 22, 2009: In the 1960`s the Caribbean`s Diaspora had a distinctive identity.  It predominantly comprised of migrants who had grown up or been born in the region, understood it well and maintained a close relationship with family and friends at home.   Most […]