Daily Archives: January 22, 2015

Cuisine:Two Caribbean islands on Top 10 National Dishes list

Two Caribbean islands on Top 10 National Dishes list

Ackee-and -Saltfish

ACKEE AND SALTFISH, JAMAICA

NEW YORK, United States, Thursday January 22, 2015 – It may not be haute cuisine, but most countries have a favourite or traditional dish that, according to National Geographic, forms part of a country’s identity and is an essential experience for visitors.

In its book “Food Journeys of a Lifetime” (pub Oct. 2009), Nat Geo compiled a list of the Top 10 National Dishes that met this criteria and remain enduringly popular with residents

Two Caribbean dishes placed highly on the list, with Jamaica’s ackee and saltfish and Barbados’ flying fish and cou-cou taking second and third place, respectively.   Continue reading

Guyana: Capitol TV News Videos – 21 January 2015

Capitol TV News Videos – 21 January 2015

  • Granger says May 11th date for elections a blunder because of CXC exams; urges Ramotar to announce new date
  • Human Rights body wants Ramotar to come clean on the state of Parliament
  • APNU, AFC gear up for coalition talks
  • AFC warns PPP against abuse of state funds for its elections campaign
  • Bibi Shadick named UG Pro Chancellor
  • Start of new semester uncertain with workers and UG administration yet to resolve differences
  • Stellings a worry for APNU
  • Upstream Oil and Gas Policy launched
  • Industrial action at GGMC continues
  • Sports

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Guyana: Capitol TV News – 20 January 2015

Guyana: Capitol TV News – 20 January 2015

  • Breaking News: President announces May 11 Elections.
  • GECOM says PPP satisfied with Elections preparations
  • Manufacturers hope Electricity rates drop
  • How the Government can spend until May 11th
  • AFC say CARICOM not impartial
  • UNASUR, has prioritized key infrastructure development
  • Minibus fares not going anywhere
  • No- Not again at City Hall

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