Toronto Chef of Jamaican-Chinese Heritage Featured in the Huffington Post

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Chef Craig Wong of Toronto, Canada, describes the way his Jamaican-Chinese heritage has an influence on his cooking style in a feature at the Huffington Post. Wong takes pride in being a storyteller and has always been interested in encouraging his clients and guests to get to know him better after dining on his food. Read More

Kaibigan bags Adamson’s St. Vincent de Paul Award

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Members of Kaibigan Ministry of the Center for Continuing Transformation receive the award Kaibigan Ministry of the Center for Continuing Transformation Inc. has won the 4th Adamson University’s St. Vincent de Paul National Award. The award “honors organizations, regardless of sociopolitical-religious affiliation and orientation, which have not only promoted effective and concrete short- and long-term Read More

Holy moly, how did we get 2 St. Mary Magdalens? A look at the area’s Catholic parish names

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From the houses of the holy is from where the question came. A faithful (we assume) reader of this newspaper and this feature fervently wanted to know why — of all the saints in all the realms — the Archdiocese of St. Louis managed to have two parishes named in honor of St. Mary Magdalen. Read More

ACP condemns Europe over new tax haven list

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MORE ARTICLES BRUSSELS – The African Caribbean and Pacific (ACP) Group has “strongly condemned” the “unilateral and discriminatory practices” of the European Union in the publication of a list of non-cooperative tax jurisdictions. Related articles A statement following the 106th ACP Council of Ministers meeting here noted that in the last EU list, eight ACP Read More

US House committee ‘may reconsider’ WHO cancer agency funds

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MORE ARTICLES LONDON − US congressional committee members warned on Friday that Washington’s funding of the World Health Organization’s cancer research agency could be halted unless it is more open about its operations. Related articles In a letter to the France-based International Agency for Research on Cancer (IARC) − a semi-autonomous unit of the WHO Read More

Economist Charles Skeete passes away

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Economist Charles Skeete (FILE) MORE ARTICLES Charles Skeete, a leading Caribbean economist, who was a prominent Barbados diplomat in the 1980s in Washington, has died in Virginia, just outside of Washington, D.C. Related articles Skeete, 79, died peacefully at home among family and friends yesterday afternoon. “Charles was a caring and understanding husband and Caribbean Read More

Party merger ‘no surprise’

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Dr George Belle (FILE) MORE ARTICLES These people are obviously skylarking and to take them seriously is to skylark as well. Related articles That’s how political scientist, Dr George Belle, reacted to a statement from Citizens Action Partnership (CAP) which announced on Friday that the partnership would cease operations to facilitate a merger with the Read More

New bid to sell Merricks

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The land at Merricks, St Philip, up for sale. (Internet image) MORE ARTICLES It could be another three years before 1 000 investors are able to recoup the $128 million they pumped into the failed project at Merricks, St Philip. Related articles The same goes for Barbadian creditors of the Harlequin property, including Government, which Read More

How To Cook Like A Bajan: Bakers Mart Bread and Butter Pudding

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Bakers Mart Bread and Butter Pudding. MORE ARTICLES Do you know how to cook like a Bajan? Related articles Watch as Chef Rhea Gilkes shows you how to make Bakers Mart Bread and Butter Pudding.   Ingredients   1 loaf Bakers Mart Sliced White Bread 8 oz Elle & Vire butter 1 cup raisins 1 Read More

See Ya best of the lot

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Rictoria Forde prides herself on the quality of food she serves. MORE ARTICLES Everything happens for a reason, whether we know it or not. Related articles For Rictoria Forde, that’s definitely the case. At age 27, she never once imagined she would be receiving awards for her cooking, especially after it was not necessarily the Read More