Carnival: A living tribute to the Windrush Generation

IT’S THAT time again. Notting Hill Carnival is coming - one of the greatest events of its kind in the world and second only to Rio in legendary status. This bank holiday weekend will see commerce, culture and history fuse together amongst a melee of masqueraders that Peter Minshall described as a Dionysian explosion of…

Archer talks about England’s World Cup success

Barbados-born, new England fast bowling star Jofra Archer spent a hectic one week at home as he savoured success in the just concluded ICC World Cup in England & Wales, before returning to London to prepare for the imminent Ashes series against Australia. Last Saturday during the opening day’s play of Series 2 in the…

Trump demands Sweden Gives A$AP Rocky His Freedom

PRESIDENT DONALD Trump has demanded Sweden releases A$AP Rocky after he was charged with assault for an altercation which took place last month. The US president has said he was “very disappointed” in Swedish prime minister Stefan Löfven for being “unable to act” after the rapper received assault charges on Thursday (Jul 25). At the…

Why A$AP Rocky Was Arrested in Sweden ?

It’s a tumultuous time for A$AP Rocky. The New York rapper was scheduled for a trek across Europe this summer, performing live in support of his 2018 album Testing. Then, as fans back in the States were getting ready for their Independence Day celebrations, he was arrested and ordered to be held for two weeks…

Brian Lara in hospital after chest pains but says he is fine

The former West Indies captain Brian Lara has issued a reassuring update on his health after going to hospital in Mumbai on Tuesday with chest pains. Lara, who holds the records for the highest individual innings in Tests and first-class cricket, believes he may have overexerted himself while exercising, prompting the hospital visit. The 50-year-old,…
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