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July 27, 2015 - UPDATE-Wanted sisters found hiding in a wardrobe   A 49-year-old St Michael wom ... +++ July 27, 2015 - Bailey sisters and their mother held Two young women, who were the subje ... +++ July 27, 2015 - Edwin and Ram rule Bushy Park The “General” is back i ... +++ July 26, 2015 - Red Steel new CPL champions Trinidad and Tobago Red Steel are t ... +++ July 26, 2015 - Brathwaite featured in Special Olympics opening ceremony Local Special Olympics athlete Lean ... +++ July 26, 2015 - St George resident asked to contact court The Royal Barbados Police Force is ... +++ July 26, 2015 - Kick ’em Jenny alert lowered The Seismic Research Centre of the ... +++ July 26, 2015 - UPDATE: Pilot suffers minor injuries in crash   American pilot Richard Terre ... +++ July 26, 2015 - Soca Royale on tonight The highly anticipated Soca Royale ... +++ webdesign
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GDP not everything

Going up!

Going up!

BIDC/NUPW settlement?

BIDC/NUPW settlement?

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In the public interest – and much more!

For sure, there are times when we will make decisions that will upset some readers and we will stand by them, even in…

A system just worsening for the better?

This is now becoming akin to the proverbial broken record. But until some major attempt to wrestle this national disgrace to the ground…

Integrity one sure antidote to corruption

Recurring accusations of corruption against politicians, especially those serving in Government, represent an emotive issue that always triggers anger and revulsion among Barbadian…

When things seem to add up no longer

Many things in this country, it seems, are no longer adding up. And today, we call on our Prime Minister to put aside…

An intolerance we can well do without!

It is a sad commentary on the divisive nature of party politics, as practised in the English-speaking Caribbean, and also a poor reflection…

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The Royal Barbados Police Force is requesting that Jabari Trevor Jackson, last known address Bridge Cot, St George, contact the Juvenile Magistrates Court at Roebuck Street, St Michael.…

The highly anticipated Soca Royale competition is on this evening, with a total of 14 artistes down to compete for the coveted Party Monarch and Sweet Soca titles.…

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Remembering Karim Busby

Small plane crash

Small plane crashes in Christ Church

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Lady Springer: anchor and support . . .

Governor General Sir Elliott Belgrave and Lady Belgrave headed a list of dignitaries at the St Mary’s Anglican Church in Lower Broad Street, The City,…

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Red Steel advance to CPL final

Red Steel advance to CPL final

Defending champions Barbados Tridents, will face the Trinidad and Tobago Red Steel in tomorrow’s Hero Caribbean Premier League final. The Red Steel eased into the final with a…

Relay teams into Pan Am finals

Relay teams into Pan Am finals

Both the women’s 4×400 metre and the men’s 4×100 metre relay teams advanced to today’s finals at the Pan American Games currently taking place in Toronto, Canada. In…

Bulletproof to face local challenge

Another “calaloo” versus “cou-cou” clash is on at the Garrison Savannah tomorrow when the island’s best creoles take on Trinidadian contender Bulletproof in the 2015 Massy United Insurance…


Barbados Defence Force Sports Program (BDFSP) are the 2015 Digicel sponsored Premier League champions after Rendezvous failed to score in excess of 11 goals against Weymouth Wales last…

Usain Bolt back on track

Six-time Olympic champion Usain Bolt ran his fastest time of the year to win the 100m at the Anniversary Games. The Jamaican, who has been struggling for form…

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Verbal battle over Credit Suisse escalates

Verbal battle over Credit Suisse escalates

The angry war of words between Minister of Finance Chris Sinckler and Opposition Leader Mia Mottley over the servicing of an approximately $88 million loan…

Lie, what lie?

Follow our past leaders, says MP

Another lie


No snap elections

Stuart vows to protect country’s interest

Government urged to pay attention

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COLUMN – Fit for the road

With the annual Crop Over Festival currently in full swing, by now most revelers would have…

COLUMN – A safer way to smoke?

COLUMN – Herbal remedy

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Accra for beachwear, lounger and rum punch

Accra for beachwear, lounger and rum punch

Oh, the glory days of teenaged summer holidays –– when the beach was the place to…

Stop the Kadooment slide, please!

Too tight!

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Second escaped prisoner killed

Second escaped prisoner killed

Port of Spain, Trinidad – Escaped prisoner, Hassan Atwell, has been found dead two days after…

Prison break in T&T

Trinidad – Toddler shot, fighting for life

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LOUISIANA – Gunman kills two people in cinema

LAFAYETTE –– A 59-year-old man who had been committed to a hospital for psychiatric care was…

Turkey strikes back

World – Planet found with Earth-like characteristics