Most of the dead, 15 men and 3 women, died during a stampede after one of the floats carrying a popular band hit an overhead electric cable causing a sudden large flash […]
The company only recently learned that the island is entangled in a 99-year lease agreement with a Texas businessman that was born out of Beatlemania and survived multiple Haitian coups and political […]
The facility on Tortuga, an island off the northwest coast of Haiti, will be the second such enclave in the country. Royal Caribbean International built its Labadee port facility on a peninsula […]
The development on Tortuga island will be the “largest cruise industry investment ever made in Haiti,” according to David Candib, Carnival’s vice president of development and operations.A memorandum of understanding has been […]
Haitian dancers perform during Carnival festivities on February 22, 2009 in Port-au-Prince. Carnival in Haiti concludes on the day of Mardi-Gras, also known as Fat-Tuesday. Haiti Carnival marks the beginning of one […]
At least two people have been killed and more than 100 injured during Carnival celebrations that climax here on Tuesday. Haiti’s Civil Protection Office said that one person died as a result […]
A Haitian official says that two people have died and 102 others have been injured in Carnival festivities that began Sunday. Patrick Cerilus of Haiti’s Civil Protection Office said Tuesday that an […]
This year’s carnival was being held under the theme “Pote kole pou n’avanse,” or “together to advance.” On hand this weekend ahead of the official start of carnival was internationally-renowned band Arcade […]
A representative for Arcade Fire says that the Grammy Award-winning indie rock band will perform in Haiti this month. Scott Rodger of Quest Management confirmed in an email that the Canadian band […]
In Haiti, music is in the air as pre-Carnival celebrations, jazz fest start the party – Haiti – MiamiHerald.com
Carnival may be more than a month away, but that\’s not stopping Haitians from launching the party early.A week after marking the fourth anniversary of Haiti\’s tragic Jan.12, 2010, earthquake during which […]
Le président Michel Martelly a dénoncé un complot visant à le renverser du pouvoir avant la fin de son mandat de cinq ans. Sans citer son nom, Michel Martelly a laissé croire […]
Dans la logique de perversité, à la manière du régime dictatorial des Duvalier, le pouvoir kaletèt de Martelly-Lamothe a eu le toupet de réinstaurer toute une série de vieilles pratiques rejetées par […]
Champion • Djakout #1 Il faudrait avoir été sur une autre planète pour contredire la victoire de Djakout #1 durant les trois jours de cette deuxième édition du carnaval des Fleurs. D’autres […]
“Haiti,” as Leah Gordon writes in the introduction to this extraordinary book, “seems to be on the fault line of history,” and it’s during Carnival that the ghosts, spirits, devils, and clowns […]
During a live interview aired on Radio Scoop FM (107.7) 48 hours before Haiti’s carnival festivities, President Michel Martelly dispelled all rumors surrounding band selections for Cap-Haitien’s 2013 Carnival procession. “It was I, who personally […]
But now that Sweet Micky is President Michel Martelly, the tables have turned, with his government disallowing three of Haiti’s most popular bands from participating in this year’s Carnival. Perhaps it’s a […]
Le char, qui transportait plusieurs danseurs et rendait hommage au «roi» Pelé, avait terminé son parcours lorsqu’une de ses plateformes a heurté un câble électrique, provoquant le déclenchement rapide d’un incendie dans […]
Le Président Martelly honoré pour son apport à la musique locale .
At least three Haitian bands said Saturday that they are being kept from performing at Carnival and that they suspect it’s because President Michel Martelly’s administration considers their songs critical of the […]
Thousands of revelers danced and hopped in Jacmel’s streets Sunday afternoon as a parade of people wearing papier-mache masks and costumes to celebrate the pre-Lenten holiday passed through the streets. The country’s Carnival […]
Carnival comes to Little Haiti with “Big Night” in Little Haiti this Friday, January 18th, from 6pm to 10pm, at the Little Haiti Cultural Center. Big Night is a free monthly event, held […]
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Haiti – Kanaval 2012: Pictures of President Martelly’s Dimanche gras – Les Cayes Carnival. (via Facebook)
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Le Nouvelliste en Haiti – ” Ayiti dekole, Okay devan”.
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