September 21, 2019

Bermuda judge slammed for saying he got ‘horny’ during murder trial

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By Natalie Musumeci From New York Post  now-retired judge in Bermuda has been slammed by the Court of Appeal in England for remarking that he was getting “horny” during a murder trial, according to reports. Carlisle Greaves, who served as a junior Supreme Court judge, was presiding over the murder trial last fall for defendant […]

Butterfield axes jobs in Bermuda and Cayman Islands

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From Nation News HAMILTON, Bermuda – The Bermuda-based Butterfield Bank says it is sending home 22 workers at its operations here and in the Cayman Islands as part of a cost-cutting restructuring exercise. Butterfield, Bermuda’s oldest bank, said the 22 jobs, including 12 here, would be moved to the company’s support services centre in Halifax, […]

Uncertainty widens for southeast impacts from extremely dangerous Dorian

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By Dr. Jeff Masters From Weather Underground There is increasing hope that Florida will escape a direct hit from extremely dangerous Hurricane Dorian, but South Carolina, North Carolina, and Georgia are at increased risk. The entire Southeast U.S. coast from central Florida to northern North Carolina is in the NHC cone of uncertainty for Dorian, […]

NAN’s Caribbean Business and Finance Report

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From News Americas Now News Americas, BRIDGETOWN, Barbados, Fri. Aug. 23, 2019: Here are the top business stories making news from the Caribbean for this week of Aug.  23, 2019: And The Top Caribbean CBI Destination Is? The Commonwealth of Dominica has once again emerged as the Caribbean country with the world’s best citizenship by investment […]

Cricket: Rawlins boost for Bermuda [against Cayman]

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By Lawrence Trott From The Royal Gazette Delray Rawlins, the Sussex all-rounder, has been included to play for Bermuda in the ICC Americas T20 World Cup Qualifier, which starts next weekend. Rawlins’s availability was confirmed by the Bermuda Cricket Board, when he was named in a 16-man squad that will be captained by Dion Stovell. […]

Cricket: Cayman thrashed by Bermuda

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Under-19s salvage pride against Cayman By Colin Thompson From Royal Gazette Bermuda’s persistence paid off as they picked up their first win at the ICC Under-19 World Cup Americas Region Qualifier at the Maple Leaf Cricket Club in King City, Toronto, yesterday. Coach Arnold Manders’s team thrashed Cayman Islands by seven wickets to salvage some […]

Cayman Islands defeat Bermuda at Ball Hockey Worlds

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From Bernews Bermuda continued competing in the Ball Hockey World Championships in Kosice, Slovakia, playing a hard fought match against the Cayman Islands, which saw them narrowly lose by a score of 5-4 in a game that went into overtime. Bermuda held a 2 – 0 lead at the end of the first period, but the Cayman […]

Destinations of the week

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Seriously weird places around the world By Rachel Mills From Rough guides The world is a weird (and wonderful) place. And from a rose-coloured lake to a Japanese island ruled by cats. 1. Spotted Lake, British Columbia, Canada Spotted Lake has long been revered by the native Okanagan (Syilx) people and it’s easy to see why they think […]

Bermuda and Turks & Caicos cautiously optimistic about CARIFTA 2019

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Grand Cayman, Cayman Islands – Bermuda and the Turks and Caicos Islands (TCI) are expressing cautious optimism going into the 48th CARIFTA Games which take place over Easter weekend at the Truman Bodden Sports Complex. Bermudians were hoping Sakari Famous would win a brighter colour medal for them at this year’s Games but Famous, who […]

‘Wild herbal edible plants’ tour in Bermuda

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By Tangerine Clarke From Caribbean Life Doreen Williams-James is inviting tourists to taste the flowers of Bermuda, as part of her wild herbal edible tour, that not only educate, but tantalize the taste buds, during a jaunt along of the lush western North Atlantic Ocean Island, known for award-winning beaches, and the famous Bermuda triangle. […]