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Daniel Craig Expected to Return to ‘Bond 25’ Set ‘Within the Week’ (Report)

Daniel Craig is expected to return to shooting the latest James Bond film “within the week” after suffering an injury during a stunt, it has been reported. According to British newspaper The Sun, which broke the story of Craig’s ankle injury suffered on set in Jamaica last week, which caused a temporary halt to production, […]
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What is curry and the differences

Curry isn’t actually a spice. Granted, in America, we’re used to strolling up to the spice aisle and picking between a few different jars of curry powder. Or, for the more adventurous, going to the local farmers market and picking between two dozen different curry “blends.” Yet curry on its own isn’t an actual spice but rather a mix of spices. And if you associate curry with India, well, curry powder doesn’t exist either. “Back home, we don’t have anything called curry powder; that doesn’t ex...
Tags: Travel, Asia, Japan, UK, England, China, Singapore, India, America, Thailand, Malaysia, Norway, Jamaica, Caribbean, Curry, Guyana

‘Bond 25’ Suspends Shooting After Daniel Craig is Injured On Set

Daniel Craig doesn’t need Rami Malek to defeat him: just his own body. The Bond 25 production has been temporarily suspended after its star took a tumble in what is just the latest in an icky history of scrapes, knocked-out teeth, and sliced-off fingertips. And it seems even in Craig’s swan song as James Bond, he can’t catch a break. It’s no wonder that Craig is eager to hang up the gun and suit — the poor actor has endured all manner of injury ever since he took on the mantle of Agent 007, ...
Tags: London, Movies, Sequels, James-Bond, Danny Boyle, Daniel-Craig, Jamaica, Quantum of Solace, Craig, Jeffrey Wright, Cary Fukunaga, Rami Malek, Phoebe Waller Bridge, Pinewood Studios, Action/Adventure, Bond 25

‘Bond 25’ Suspends Shooting After Daniel Craig Injury (Report)

The difficult road to production on the latest James Bond film has hit another hurdle after shooting was reportedly suspended following an injury to star Daniel Craig. According to British newspaper The Sun, the actor fell while sprinting on the set in Jamaica last week and has been flown to the U.S. for X-rays, resulting […]
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Bond film delayed again after Daniel Craig hurt

Shooting suspended after star injured his ankle, adding another setback for the spy franchiseProduction on the latest Bond film has been delayed again, after star Daniel Craig injured his ankle while filming an action sequence in Jamaica.According to the Sun, Craig slipped and fell while running, and the subsequent ankle injury resulted in him being flown to the US for treatment. Filming scheduled to take place at Pinewood studios in London has been postponed. Continue reading...
Tags: London, Film, US, Culture, James Bond, Daniel Craig, Jamaica, Pinewood, Thrillers (film, Sun Craig

Women's World Cup watch: Who’s on form with less than a month to go?

Sam Kerr scores again and secures the captain's armband for Australia, while Jamaica's skipper Khadija Shaw graduates in communication.
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There’s No One Way To Look Jewish

Why is May 2019 different from all other months? It’s Jewish American Heritage month for one, a period that feels especially important to mark given the rising insecurity coursing through Jewish American life. Because visibility is more important than ever before, Refinery29 brings you our celebration of Jewish American culture. L’chaim!There is no template for a Jewish woman. Again: There is no template. We don’t all have frizzy hair and big noses that will, according to the trope of the Jewis...
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United States wins 3 finals to finish first at world relays

YOKOHAMA, Japan (AP) — The United States won three finals on Sunday to finish first overall at the world relays. Aleia Hobbs crossed the finish line in 43.27 seconds as the U.S. edged Jamaica by just two hundredths of a second to win the women’s 4×100-meter relay. Germany was third in 43.68. In the day’s […]
Tags: News, Germany, Sports, United States, Jamaica, Yokohama, Japan AP, Aleia Hobbs

'Things are so bad even the police are scared': deportees live in fear in Jamaica

People deported on flight from UK in February say they dare not leave the house and violence is endemicRevealed: five men killed in past year since being deported from UK to JamaicaTwenty-eight men and one woman were onboard a flight to Kingston chartered by the Home Office in February, the first deportation flight since the Windrush scandal.According to five of those on the plane who were interviewed by the Guardian, many are now living in fear. And after the killings of five people deported fr...
Tags: UK, Human Rights, Law, Americas, UK News, World news, Immigration and asylum, Home Office, Jamaica, Kingston, Commonwealth immigration, Windrush scandal

Revealed: five men killed in past year after being deported from UK to Jamaica

Killings put pressure on Home Office to justify resumption of deportation charter flights ‘Things are so bad even the police are scared’: deportees live in fear in JamaicaAt least five people have been killed in Jamaica since March last year after being deported from the UK by the Home Office, the Guardian has learned.The killings took place after the men were sent back to Jamaica – which has one of the highest per capita murder rates in the world – despite strict rules prohibiting deportations ...
Tags: UK, Human Rights, Law, Americas, UK News, World news, Immigration and asylum, Home Office, Jamaica, Commonwealth immigration, Windrush scandal, Home Office the Guardian

The granny with dreadlocks and the grandpa they may never get to know - meet Baby Sussex's US grandparents

One of them can expect regular stays in her specially built granny flat, while the other may never meet his grandchild. Doria Ragland and Thomas Markle were celebrating the birth of their grandson on Monday as the Duke of Sussex announced to the world that Meghan had given birth to a boy. The infant is believed to be the first mixed-race child born to a senior member of the royal family in centuries, and is a reflection of modern Britain with its culturally diverse population. The seventh in lin...
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Saturday Roundup for May 4th

We’re back from our post Holy Week hiatus and ready to go.  Here’s our roundup of stories from around the Anglo-Episco-world.   Anglican Consultative Council 17 ACC17 is underway in Hong Kong   Archbishop Welby had time to visit some local ministry sites
Tags: Hong Kong, Abc, Nigeria, Religion, US, Rome, Canada, Egypt, Paris, Jamaica, Notre Dame, Sri Lanka, Nz, Simon, Enugu, Cana

Filming for the 25th James Bond movie has begun in Jamaica

James Bond is best known as an endlessly globe-trotting spy who never seems to get jet lag, but in the 25th film about the iconic character he will be - at least in the beginning of the action movie - relaxing in a place that feels like home.
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MPC Capital acquires Costa Rica wind farm

MPC Capital has acquired Tilawind, a wind farm in Costa Rica. The price of the acquisition was about $50 million. PRESS RELEASE HAMBURG, Germany – 30 April 2019 – MPC Capital has reached financial close for the acquisition of the 21 MW wind farm Tilawind for approximately USD 50 million. Investors include MPC Caribbean Clean Energy Fund (“the Fund”), MPC Capital’s investment platform for renewable energies in the CARICOM region, and ANSA McAL Limited, Trinidad and Tobago’s largest conglomerate. ...
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Bond 25

I am indeed a huge Bond fan, have been one my whole life, so you can imagine my excitement this week when I learned that they were going to have a live stream to announce details about the upcoming Bond film, 25th in the series. It’s something they also did for the previous film, Spectre, and it was indeed exciting to not only find out that S.P.E.C.T.R.E. was finally coming back to the films, but also that Monica Bellucci was going to make an appearance. What did we did we find out Bond ...
Tags: Travel, Movies, Film, James Bond, Ian Fleming, Jamaica, Monica Bellucci, Bond, 007, Jeffrey Wright, Rami Malek, Felix Leiter

With Anna Cockrell back, USC women track and field roll over UCLA; Bruin men top Trojans

LOS ANGELES >> She had waited a painful seven weeks for this afternoon. USC junior Anna Cockrell, the two-time NCAA 400 meter hurdles runner-up, trusted her coaches, trusted her trainers. She had done everything she could to come back from a left hamstring injury that threatened to derail her season. Still on the morning of the 86th USC-UCLA dual meet at Loker Stadium on Sunday, Cockrell was still wrestling with doubt. “I’m not going to lie,” Cockrell said “I was a little nervous.” Nervous enoug...
Tags: Sports, NFL, Los Angeles, Sport, Soccer, Hawaii, College sports, Ncaa, Jamaica, Anna, Terry, Usc, Ucla, Wilson, Bruins, Benjamin

Jamaica bobsled pilot gets doping ban, avoids DQ

The Jamaica bobsled team's pilot has been banned in a doping case but avoided disqualification from last year's Winter Olympics.
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US soccer to play Venezuela in June 5 exhibition in DC

CHICAGO (AP) — The U.S. soccer team will play Jamaica on June 5 in the first of two warmup matches for the CONCACAF Gold Cup, four days before meeting Venezuela in Cincinnati. The match, announced Thursday, will be the first for the Americans at D.C. United’s Audi Field, which opened last year. The U.S. has […]
Tags: News, US, Sports, Ap, Chicago, Venezuela, Jamaica, Dc, Cincinnati, D C United

Oscar winner cast as new Bond villain

Daniel Craig and other stars from the 25th movie in the James Bond franchise gathered in Jamaica to give us a glimpse of the upcoming film.
Tags: News, Stories, James Bond, Daniel Craig, Jamaica

Bond 25 Cast and Filming Locations Confirmed

Bond 25 cast and filming locations confirmed Straight from Goldeneye in Jamaica, the place where Sir Ian Fleming wrote all of the original James Bond novels, the cast and producers of the new James Bond film have confirmed the first details about the new film. PB = PB || {}; PB.gptStandAlone = PB.gptStandAlone || {}; PB.gptAutoRefresh = PB.gptAutoRefresh || {'gptAds':[], 'gptStandAlone':[]}; googletag.cmd.push(function() { var standAloneSize...
Tags: UK, Movies, James Bond, Ian Fleming, Daniel Craig, Norway, Jamaica, Cia, Ralph Fiennes, Bond, Jeffrey Wright, Universal Pictures, Wilson, Goldeneye, Tanner, Chris Corbould

James Bond: 25th film launched in Jamaica – but still no title

Daniel Craig’s swansong as 007 will see the return of Léa Seydoux, as well as previously-confirmed Rami Malek Fresh details of plot and cast for the 25th James Bond film have been revealed at an official launch at Ian Fleming’s villa in Jamaica. With the sea in the background, a platter of pears and papaya in front, Bond producers Barbara Broccoli and Michael G Wilson as well as new director Cary Fukunaga told radio presenter Clara Amfo that the new film opens with Bond relaxing in “his spiritua...
Tags: Film, Culture, James Bond, Ian Fleming, Judi Dench, Christoph Waltz, Daniel Craig, Jamaica, Barbara Broccoli, Ralph Fiennes, Ben Whishaw, Bond, Cary Fukunaga, Rami Malek, Broccoli, Lea Seydoux

James Bond 25 Story Details, Filming Locations, and Official Cast Revealed [Updated]

Update: An official plot synopsis for James Bond 25 has been released. Read it below. The Bond producers revealed the official cast and a few key plot details for James Bond 25 at a grand event at one of 007’s most iconic locations, in an announcement that was streamed live worldwide. Daniel Craig is set to reprise his role as the dashing British MI6 spy one more time, in a film directed by Cary Fukanaga. At the Goldeneye villa in Jamaica (007 author Ian Fleming’s house), Cary Fukunaga and p...
Tags: London, Movies, Sequels, Italy, James-Bond, Ian Fleming, Daniel-Craig, Jamaica, Cia, Barbara Broccoli, Bond, MGM, Cary Fukunaga, Wilson, Wade, Fleming

Review: Sprinter

— by BEV QUESTAD — Executive produced by Will and Jada Pinkett Smith, “Sprinter” is an exhilarating inspirational story of immigration conflicts, family, perseverance and love. Akeem Sharp (played by Dale Elliott) lives with his father and brother in Jamaica. He achieves somewhat reluctant notoriety as a high school sprinter and is eventually called the […]
Tags: Reviews, Movies, Jamaica, Will Smith, Jada Pinkett Smith, Storm Saulter, Dale Elliott, Akeem Sharp, Dale Eliott, Jada Plinkett Smith

Liverpool Announce USA Tour

The group of teams touring the USA this summer just got a little but more glamorous with the news that Liverpool will play three games in the US this summer. Jurgen Klopp will bring his side stateside to play Borussia Dortmund at Notre Dame Stadium in South Bend, Ind, vs. Sevilla at Fenway Park and finally they will wrap up their tour against Sporting CP at Yankee Stadium. With little travel between the games, Liverpool are once again expected to conduct their preseason camp at Harvard Univers...
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Court to take up LGBT rights in the workplace (Updated)

[Editor’s Note: This post was updated at 11:50 a.m. to include discussion of CITGO Asphalt Refining Co. v. Frescati Shipping Co., Barton v. Barr and Putnam Investments v. Brotherston.] The Supreme Court announced today that it will weigh in next term on whether federal employment discrimination laws protect LGBT employees. After considering a trio of cases — two claiming discrimination based on sexual orientation and the third claiming discrimination based on transgender status — at 11 consecuti...
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Windrush scandal: One year on

Paulette was threatened with deportation to Jamaica despite living in the UK for 50 years.
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Windrush scandal: Trauma continues one year on

Paulette was threatened with deportation to Jamaica despite living in the UK for 50 years.
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From Jamaica to Tyrone for World Cup warm-up

Nicole McClure is a World Cup-bound Jamaican international goalkeeper who is looking to make her mark on Northern Ireland's Women's Premiership.
Tags: News, Northern Ireland, Jamaica, Tyrone, Nicole McClure