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Most Liked Bernews Instagram Photos Of 2020

Most Liked Bernews Instagram Photos Of 2020

As we welcome in 2021, take a look back at the 10 most popular photos posted on Bernews Instagram page over last year, with the photos in 2020′s top ten ‘most liked’ on Instagram — which attained around 15,000 ‘likes’ in total — including the Bermuda Regiment cleaning up after Hurricane Paulette, Private Ndavyah... Read more of this article

Bermuda Themed Christmas Facebook Covers

Bermuda Themed Christmas Facebook Covers

As people across the island continue getting into the Christmas spirit, you can join in on the fun by using these Bermuda-themed Christmas Facebook and Twitter covers, as well as mobile phone wallpapers, to turn your social media profile and mobile device into a show of your island pride and holiday enthusiasm! Part of the Bernews network along —... Read more of this article

Viewing Of ‘The Social Dilemma’ Film

Viewing Of ‘The Social Dilemma’ Film

There will be viewing of the documentary film The Social Dilemma, followed by a panel discussion, on Monday [Nov 23]. The free event will see the film screening take place from 4.00pm to 5.30pm, with the panel discussion following from 5.30pm to 6.30pm. The panel will be moderated by Coral Wells, and will include panelists Kim Perdikou, Stuart Lacey,... Read more of this article

Police Commissioner ‘Refers Matter To Lawyer’

Police Commissioner ‘Refers Matter To Lawyer’

Saying he was “made aware” of a post circulating on WhatsApp, Police Commissioner Stephen Corbishley said he was “deeply upset” by some of the suggestions it contained “which are wholly untrue” and he referred the matter to his lawyer to “legally deal with any attempts to publish its content, which includes... Read more of this article

Bermuda Trends As High As #3 On Twitter

Bermuda Trends As High As #3 On Twitter

Bermuda briefly trended as high as #3 in the United States rankings on Twitter this morning [Oct 19] due to a spree of tweets about Tropical Depression 27 by major U.S. media outlets and other Twitter users, with the U.S. National Hurricane Center saying “Bermuda should closely monitor the progress of this system.” The term ‘Epsilon’... Read more of this article

Govt: ‘Ignore Fake Social Media Advertisements’

Govt: ‘Ignore Fake Social Media Advertisements’

The Bermuda Government warns the public about a series of fraudulent social media advertisements connecting MP Wayne Caines to investment opportunities. A spokesperson said, “The Government of Bermuda is aware of a series of fake social media advertisements connecting MP Wayne Caines to investment opportunities. Please note that these online... Read more of this article

Residents Warned: Fake Social Media Messages

Residents Warned: Fake Social Media Messages

The Government is once again urging people to ignore social media messages impersonating Government Ministers. A Government spokesperson said, “Residents are once again urged to ignore persistent social media messages from unknown individuals impersonating Government Ministers. “One of the latest examples is a fake social media profile –... Read more of this article

Cup Match Phone Wallpapers, Social Graphics

Cup Match Phone Wallpapers, Social Graphics

With Cup Match fast approaching, Bernews is launching a brand new website at BernewsCupMatch.com to help people to virtually celebrate the holiday, with the new website featuring an array of photos, videos as well as free social media covers and phone wallpapers. With a rich and proud history stemming back over a century, Cup Match is an iconic holiday... Read more of this article

CPC Campaign: #ProtectOurGirls & #13IsAChild

CPC Campaign: #ProtectOurGirls & #13IsAChild

The Coalition for the Protection of Children is launching a social media campaign, and urging the community to use the hashtags #ProtectOurGirls, #13IsAChild, and #SheIsMe to “show solidarity in protecting young girls in Bermuda.” A spokesperson said, “The CPC views the outrageous statements regarding underage children ‘seducing... Read more of this article

Video: 2 Million Views For “Flying Over Bermuda”

Video: 2 Million Views For “Flying Over Bermuda”

A video titled “Flying Over Bermuda” by Nature Relaxation Films has attained over 2 million views on their Youtube channel, with the 80 minute long video featuring an array of scenic views of Bermuda set to relaxing music. According to their website, “Viewers will enjoy stunning high resolution aerial cinematography of Bermuda’s... Read more of this article

BIAS Joins ‘Stop Hate For Profit’ Movement

BIAS Joins ‘Stop Hate For Profit’ Movement

BIAS has joined the #StopHateforProfit movement, with the company “stopping all paid advertising on Facebook and Instagram throughout the months of July and August,” with the funds saved to be “given as tuition support to Chinzea Smith, a promising Bermudian studying Diagnostic Medical Sonography at AdventHealth University in Orlando,... Read more of this article

Police: “There Is Absolutely No Truth To This”

Police: “There Is Absolutely No Truth To This”

“There is absolutely no truth” to a social media post circulating “suggesting that a body has been pulled from Warwick Pond,” the police said today. A police spokesperson said, “The Bermuda Police Service is aware of a social media post circulating suggesting that a body has been pulled from Warwick Pond. There is absolutely... Read more of this article

Bermuda Included On Hashtag Protest Map

Bermuda Included On Hashtag Protest Map

Millions of social media posts have been published relating to the death of George Floyd since he was killed by a policeman in Minneapolis on May 25, with a map released by The Economist highlighting the location of people making social media posts using the hashtag #GeorgeFloyd, including Bermuda. A report in The Economist said, “His death inspired... Read more of this article