April 14, 2021

CHTA rejects BOOKING.COM commissions as grossly unfair and regressive

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MIAMI (July 17, 2019) – An overwhelming majority of Caribbean hotels are reconsidering using Booking.com as a result of the new commission policy which they claim is aimed at generating additional revenue for the online giant at the expense of consumers, the region’s destinations, hotels and employees.  Commissions levied on staff tips by the online […]

African animal silhouettes

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Stunning silhouettes show animals of Africa at sunrise and sunset From BBC Wildlife photographer Greg Du Toit has captured powerful images of silhouetted animals in southern and eastern Africa to show “the mystery and intrigue of Africa.” Silhouette photo of a landscapeImage copyrightGREG DU TOIT/MEDIADRUMWORLD.COM Silhouette photo of a lionImage copyrightGREG DU TOIT/MEDIADRUMWORLD.COM The animals, […]

Hammocks for the outdoors

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From WN.COM Are you one of those great outdoor lovers who, at the slightest pretext, pack your bags and go off to a forest to be one with nature and wild animals? The last said creatures just may take a fancy to you and mistake you for its dinner if it were to find you […]

The Editor Speaks: It’s the season of graduations

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This Editorial is aimed mainly at graduates but I have tried to add some other ingredients to appeal to the masses of our iNews readers. It is the beginning of Summer and school is out. For some pupils it is leaving one school and starting out at another as they go through the various term years to […]

Kartel issues statement from prison following death threats against journalists

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From Caribbean360 KINGSTON, Jamaica, Tuesday April 15, 2014, CMC – The Press Association of Jamaica (PAJ) has condemned death threats sent to journalists who covered the murder trial of popular dancehall entertainer, Vybz Kartel, urging the police to ensure the safety of media workers. Kartel in a statement from the prison where he is serving […]